• Fri, 04 Jan 2019 11:32
    Tourists hunker down as Storm Pabuk has Thailand in its sights
    Surat Thani - Tourists marooned on Thai islands hunkered down Friday as Tropical Storm Pabuk edged closer, forcing airports and ferries to close and bringing downpours and massive sea swells hours before its expected landfall.
  • Fri, 30 Nov 2018 08:15
    Macron vows 'no retreat' on reform
    French President Emmanuel Macron, under fire from swelling protest, insisted Thursday he would "never retreat" and cast himself as a progressive voice on the global stage.
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  • Fri, 23 Nov 2018 14:44
    Fears of boat exodus as smugglers prey on Rohingya desperation
    As desperation swells in the squalid camps that are home to a million Rohingya refugees, long-dormant -- and often deadly -- trafficking networks are being revived, Bangladeshi officials warn.
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  • Mon, 29 Oct 2018 01:00
    Philippines’ debt swells to 7.16 trn pesos in September
    AS THE Philippine peso further fell to a 13-year low last month, the country’s outstanding debt inched up to a new high of 7.16 trillion pesos (Bt4.41 trillion) as of September, the government reported Friday.
  • Thu, 18 Oct 2018 14:48
    SAP 'firing on all cylinders' with higher 2018 targets
    German software giant SAP lifted its full-year forecast Thursday, as executives said swelling growth in cloud computing business helped it to a strong third quarter.
  • Tue, 21 Aug 2018 01:00
    River swells to dangerously high levels
    ‘Severe flooding can be avoided if there is no rain’
  • Mon, 20 Aug 2018 01:00
    North, Northeast in grip of severe floods
    HOMES AND farmland across the North and Northeast were flooded yesterday following heavy rainfall triggered by Tropical Storm Bebinca, which has swelled rivers and canals.
  • Sat, 04 Aug 2018 06:19
    US trade deficit expands in June amid growing tensions
    The US trade deficit swelled in June by the largest amount in 19 months, reversing much of May's trade-war driven export bonanza, even as brinkmanship between Beijing and Washington worsened.
  • Fri, 03 Aug 2018 14:50
    'Spycam porn' sparks record protests in South Korea
    Even a record heatwave will not keep Claire Lee from joining tens of thousands of South Korean women at a mass protest Saturday against secretly-filmed spycam pornography -- as anger over the issue swells, prompting national soul-searching.
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  • Tue, 24 Jul 2018 17:00
    Tiger Cave Temple monkeys getting sterilised in Krabi
    Monkeys living around the famous Tiger Cave Temple are being sterilised in the first step in monkey birth control in Krabi, where more than 1,000 of the animals have been getting into trouble with tourists and locals as their populations swell.
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  • Fri, 13 Jul 2018 12:33
    China's trade surplus with US swells in June
    China's surplus with the United States hit a record last month, data showed Friday, adding to brewing tensions between the economic superpowers as they stand on the brink of an all-out trade war that Beijing warned would have a "negative impact" globally.
  • Fri, 13 Jul 2018 01:00
    The crisis of safety in Thai seas
    We were told after last week’s Phuket boat disaster that a “Marine department patrol boat has braved rough seas to bring 33 tourists stranded at Koh Racha Yai back to safety”. Indeed with winds of 35kph, and a swell of 2.4 metres, local tour boats should have kept ashore.
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  • Tue, 10 Jul 2018 01:00
    Startups swell number of AI enterprises in China
    THE NUMBER of China's artificial intelligence enterprises has surpassed 4,000, and more than half of them are at the start-up stage, Science and Technology Daily reported yesterday.
  • Tue, 26 Jun 2018 08:12
    Motion Picture Academy announces record recruitment
    The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences said Monday it has swelled its ranks by a record 928 members, as part of its drive for a more inclusive Hollywood.
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  • Wed, 30 May 2018 11:12
    Lampang village flooded as rain, mountain runoff swell canal
    Heavy rains overnight Wednesday in mountains in a national park swelled a canal to bursting in a village in Lampang’s Thoen district.
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