• Mon, 21 May 2018 16:16:32
    THAI board approves Sumeth Damrongchaitham as airline’s next president
    Thai Airways International’s board of directors has approved the outcome of the national carrier’s recruitment process for its next president, with Sumeth Damrongchaitham chosen to take up the position.
  • Mon, 21 May 2018 09:34:10
    China, US agree not to launch trade war
    The biggest achievement of the latest consultations between the world’s top two economies is that they agreed not to launch a trade war and to stop slapping tariffs on each other, Vice-Premier Liu He, Chinese President Xi Jinping’s special envoy, said Saturday.
  • Mon, 21 May 2018 01:00:00
    Trump blotted his record book with CIA boss appointment
    President Donald Trump’s overall performance has been positive, by bringing back some decency, streamlining and considerable reduction in regulations, and returning to more free enterprise and less burden on small business.
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  • Sat, 19 May 2018 07:21:19
    More than 100 feared dead in Cuba airliner crash
    A Cuban state airways plane with 110 passengers and crew on board crashed shortly after taking off from Havana Friday, leaving a mass of twisted and smoldering fuselage, as the country's president warned many people were feared dead.
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  • Sat, 19 May 2018 02:00:00
    Ex-Buddhism office execs face 200-year jail terms if convicted for embezzlement
    FORMER top executives of the National Buddhism Office (NBO) risk lengthy jail terms of up to 200 years if they are found guilty of embezzling state funds for temples, National Anti-Corruption Commission (NACC) president Pol General Watcharapol Prasarnrajkit said yesterday.
  • Sat, 19 May 2018 01:00:00
    Oil: Further upside looks limited
    GLOBAL oil prices rose to their highest levels in three-and-a-half years in the aftermath of US President Donald Trump’s announcement that the US will pull out of the Iran nuclear deal. Further upside, however, looks limited.
  • Fri, 18 May 2018 15:00:09
    Egypt opens Gaza border for month of Ramadan: president
    Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has made a rare decision to open the Rafah crossing with Gaza for a month, allowing Palestinians to cross during the holy period of Ramadan.
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  • Fri, 18 May 2018 09:34:48
    Trump dampens chances of trade deal with China
    US and Chinese officials will hold further trade talks in Washington on Friday, the White House said, after President Donald Trump discounted the chances of reaching a deal to avert a trade war.
  • Thu, 17 May 2018 08:35:15
    Trump says 'we'll see' as North Korea threatens to cancel summit
    US President Donald Trump sounded a note of caution Wednesday about his much-vaunted summit with Kim Jong Un, saying "we'll see" after Pyongyang threatened to cancel.
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  • Thu, 17 May 2018 07:50:01
    With friends like Trump, who needs enemies: EU chief
    The European Union's top official launched a stinging attack Wednesday on President Donald Trump, slamming his "capricious assertiveness" and saying the US leader acted more like an enemy than a friend.
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  • Thu, 17 May 2018 06:50:52
    Trump discloses payment to attorney who paid off porn star
    President Donald Trump has formally disclosed that he reimbursed his personal attorney more than $100,000 last year, apparently in connection with the payment of hush money to a porn star, government records show.
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  • Thu, 17 May 2018 01:00:00
    With Trump, Kim’s waning interest was predictable
    Did I lie, dear readers, when I said North Korea, which is now threatening to call off the summit meeting with US PresidentDonald Trump, was just playing him for a fool?
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  • Wed, 16 May 2018 12:18:39
    North Korea threatens to cancel US summit
    North Korea threatened Wednesday to cancel the forthcoming summit between leader Kim Jong Un and President Donald Trump if Washington seeks to push Pyongyang into unilaterally giving up its nuclear arsenal.
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  • Tue, 15 May 2018 01:00:00
    3m jobs to go if Thailand fails to navigate technology upheavals
    THE country could lose as many as three million jobs over the next 20 years if it is unable to adapt to and use disruptive digital technologies, the Thailand Development Research Institute (TDRI) president, Somkiat Tangkitvanich, warned yesterday.
  • Mon, 14 May 2018 16:03:45
    China hails Trump's ZTE olive branch ahead of trade talks
    China on Monday hailed President Donald Trump's offer to prevent Chinese telecom giant ZTE from collapsing due to a US technology ban, as the two sides prepare for new negotiations this week to avert a trade war.
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