• Thu, 20 Sep 2018 14:59
    Asian markets rally runs out of steam
    The latest rally in most Asian markets stumbled Thursday, though emerging market currencies held gains after Beijing's pledge not to weaponise the yuan in its trade standoff with the United States.
  • Fri, 14 Sep 2018 10:10
    Asian markets build on trade talks rally, Turkish lira holds up
    Asian markets extended their gains Friday on hopes for China-US trade talks, while Turkey's lira held up after a shock hike in the country's interest rate and a dip in US inflation.
  • Thu, 13 Sep 2018 15:19
    Asian markets enjoy healthy rally after China-US talks reports
    Hong Kong led a rally in most Asian markets on Thursday following reports that the US had reached out to China in a fresh bid to avert a trade war, providing some much-needed respite to weary investors.
  • Fri, 07 Sep 2018 01:00
    Discover yourself in mirrors and questions
    Siam Discovery has adopted a “Self Discover” theme this month, setting up experimental labs where visitors can literally be themselves – or discover who they are.
  • Thu, 06 Sep 2018 12:29
    Taxi drivers to descend on Transport Ministry demanding fare hike
    About 100 taxi drivers are planning to mass at the Transport Ministry next month to demand an increase in the fare structure and a ban on Grab and other foreign ride-hailing services.
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  • Wed, 05 Sep 2018 01:00
    Witch hunts then and now
    All of this orally flatulent baloney evacuated by Trump about a “witch hunt” has some serious historical connotations.
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  • Fri, 31 Aug 2018 07:06
    Stocks rally hits pause, peso and lira tumble
    Stock markets dropped Thursday on profit-taking after a recent run higher on optimism on trade deals, and news on more US tariffs on China, while Argentina's peso and the Turkish lira tumbled.
  • Tue, 28 Aug 2018 14:40
    Asian markets rise after US-Mexico deal but early gains pared
    Asian investors extended a rally on Tuesday, tracking another Wall Street record as they cheered a fresh trade deal between the United States and Mexico -- ending one row picked by Donald Trump that had rattled global markets.
  • Tue, 28 Aug 2018 12:22
    End of an 'era': Emperor's exit resets Japan calendar
    The abdication of Japan's Emperor Akihito next year will be quite literally the end of an era, the Heisei era of his rule, and behind closed doors, talks on the next era have begun.
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  • Mon, 27 Aug 2018 11:02
    Asian markets rally after Wall St record, dollar eases
    Asian markets rallied on Monday following a record lead from Wall Street, while the dollar remained under pressure after the head of the Federal Reserve suggested it would not speed up its pace of lifting interest rates.
  • Mon, 27 Aug 2018 01:00
    Court housing has to go, Chiang Mai rally says
    THE DOI Suthep Forest Reclamation Network yesterday issued a statement demanding the government expedite the removal of court properties allegedly encroaching on protected woodland on the Chiang Mai mountain.
  • Mon, 13 Aug 2018 20:24
    Major rally on Aug 26 to ‘reclaim Doi Suthep’
    The Doi Suthep Forest Reclamation Network along with its allies will hold a major rally in Chiang Mai on August 26 to demand that buildings in Doi Suthep’s pristine forest be demolished.
  • Mon, 13 Aug 2018 01:00
    SPECIAL REPORT: Doi Suthep – making 'backward progress'
    At first, the spokesperson of the Doi Suthep Forest Reclamation Network, Bunnaroth Buaklee, called it “backward progress”. And now, as the administration of the Court of Justice has resolved to move the disputed compound to Chiang Rai province, the situation has become even more frustrating for the Network in the absence of any details on what would be done with the compound.
  • Sun, 12 Aug 2018 01:00
    Trump condemns 'all types of racism' a year after Charlottesville
    US President Donald Trump, often accused of denigrating non-white people, said Saturday that he condemned racism as the nation marked the anniversary of deadly unrest triggered by a neo-Nazi rally in Charlottesville, Virginia.
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  • Sun, 05 Aug 2018 01:00
    South Korea women hold record mass rally against 'spycam porn'
    Tens of thousands of South Korean women staged a mass rally in Seoul Saturday to protest against spycam porn, urging tougher punishments for peeping Toms as anger over the growing scourge boils over.
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