• Mon, 10 Dec 2018 01:00
    A stoned head of state at war with drugs
    Referring to his tight schedule at the recent Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation  Summit in Papua New Guinea, Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte said, “I use marijuana to stay awake.” 
    opinion
  • Mon, 10 Dec 2018 01:00
    Time is no longer on Taiwan’s side 
    No one likes dealing with a difficult situation. But now is the time to get things done for Taiwan’s Democratic Progressive Party (DPP), which will hold an election next month to replace its chairperson, President Tsai Ing-wen, following the party’s crushing defeat in last month’s local elections.
    opinion
  • Sun, 09 Dec 2018 01:00
    Asian football boss faces two challengers for presidency
    Asian Football Confederation president Sheikh Salman bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa will face two challengers when he seeks a fresh term at an election in April, the football body said Saturday.
    sports
  • Sun, 09 Dec 2018 01:00
    Trump attacks Paris climate agreement, cites France protests
    US President Donald Trump on Saturday once again attacked the Paris agreement on fighting climate change, citing the ongoing protests in the French capital as proof that he was right to reject the pact.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 08 Dec 2018 17:33
    Clashes, tear gas near Champs-Elysees at Paris 'yellow vest' protests
    Paris riot police clashed on Saturday near the famous Champs-Elysees boulevard with "yellow vest" protesters who are staging another weekend of demonstrations against French President Emmanuel Macron.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 08 Dec 2018 16:52
    Iran seeks regional front against US 'economic terrorism'
    Iran's President Hassan Rouhani said US sanctions were "economic terrorism", as he sought to foster a united front from visiting regional officials on Saturday.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 08 Dec 2018 06:14
    Trump nominates ex-Fox News anchor Nauert as UN envoy
    US President Donald Trump on Friday nominated State Department spokeswoman and former Fox News anchor Heather Nauert as his next ambassador to the United Nations -- a swift elevation for a supporter who had no diplomatic experience until last year.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 07 Dec 2018 15:34
    Vietjet president makes Forbes list of 100 most powerful women
    Nguyen Thi Phuong Thao, the president and CEO of Vietjet, has been listed in 44th position in Forbes list of the World's 100 most powerful women.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 07 Dec 2018 01:00
    ‘Tariff Man’ Trump does not understand basics of trade
    President Trump and President Xi have finally met and agreed to a 90-day truce to avoid, for the time being, the 25-per-cent tariff threatened by the US on all Chinese goods.
    your say
  • Fri, 07 Dec 2018 01:00
    Should we be spilling the dirty secrets of dead presidents?
    If HHB wants to dig up dirt on a dead US president, allow me to pick up a spade and join in. Let’s delve down a little into John F Kennedy’s family tree.
    your say
  • Fri, 07 Dec 2018 01:00
    One year after Trump dropped his Jerusalem bombshell, what impact?
    US President Donald Trump recognised Jerusalem as Israel’s capital exactly one year ago, breaking with decades of international consensus in the process. What was the historic move and what impact has it had?
    opinion
  • Thu, 06 Dec 2018 19:55
    Inquiry launched after rescue of ailing dogs
    DOZENS OF sick dogs were this week rescued from a breeding farm in Chiang Rai's Mae Sai district that allegedly kept them in poor living conditions and have been moved to Chiang Mai for medical treatment, Save The Elephants Foundation president Saengduan Chailert said on Thursday.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 07 Dec 2018 01:00
    Italthai expects 2019 revenue of Bt6.1 billion
    Italthai Engineering expects its total revenue to achieve Bt6.1 billion in the year 2019, given that the company has a current backlog worth Bt11 billion, said Sakol Laosuwan, company president and chief executive officer, yesterday.
    Corporate
  • Thu, 06 Dec 2018 14:00
    Rattapoom gets suspended jail term in e-Money licence case
    Singer-actor Rattapoom “Film” Toekongsap, as president of Payall Group, was given a two-year suspended jail term and fined Bt50,000 on Thursday for his role in operating e-Money services without a proper licence.
    national
  • Thu, 06 Dec 2018 01:00
    Another blow to press freedom
    Filipino news website Rappler is under attack again for contradicting and criticising an intolerant president
    opinion
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