• Fri, 19 Apr 2019 06:31
    Chelsea fight off Slavia to join Arsenal in Europa League semis
    Pedro Rodriguez starred as Chelsea withstood a spirited Slavia Prague fightback in a wild 4-3 victory to qualify for the Europa League semi-finals on Thursday, while Arsenal knocked out Napoli after an assured display in Italy.
    sports
  • Fri, 19 Apr 2019 06:25
    Arsenal dump out Ancelotti's Napoli to reach Europa League semis
    Alexandre Lacazette scored the only goal as Arsenal dispatched Napoli 1-0 on Thursday to advance to the Europa League semi-finals 3-0 on aggregate.
    sports
  • Fri, 19 Apr 2019 01:00
    Trade, investment dividend sought from Brexit 
    TRADE officials spy opportunities from the likelihood of more flexible regulations in Britain after it leaves the European Union.
    Economy
  • Mon, 15 Apr 2019 17:11
    Indonesia threatens to challenge EU at WTO in palm oil feud
    The government has threatened to bring its palm oil dispute with the European Union to the World Trade Organization's Dispute Settlement Body (DSB) if the EU proceeds to treat palm oil as a high-risk vegetable oil in its latest delegated act.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 13 Apr 2019 07:48
    Nadal, Djokovic facing major tests in clay season start
    Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic will face key physical and mental tests as the European clay-court season kicks off on Sunday at the Monte Carlo Masters.
    sports
  • Fri, 12 Apr 2019 06:43
    Arsenal, Chelsea put one foot in Europa League semis
    Arsenal and Chelsea closed in on the Europa League last four on Thursday after the Gunners saw off highly-fancied Napoli 2-0 at the Emirates, while Marco Alonso's late header earned Maurizio Sarri's side a hard-fought win at Slavia Prague.
    sports
  • Fri, 12 Apr 2019 01:00
    Uniting Asean against the EU
    We call on Asean leaders to form a united front as a regional grouping to demonstrate full support to President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo and Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad, who have signed and sent a joint letter to officially protest the European Union’s plan to remove palm oil from its market.
    opinion
  • Tue, 09 Apr 2019 13:32
     Britain's May seeks Brexit delay from Merkel, Macron
    London - British Prime Minister Theresa May meets the leaders of Germany and France on Tuesday in a last-gasp bid to keep her country from crashing out of the European Union later this week.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 06 Apr 2019 01:00
    Asean should learn from the EU debacle
    Re: “Why Asean now needs a regional parliament”, Opinion and Analysis, April 3.
    your say
  • Wed, 03 Apr 2019 01:00
    Sluggish exports a worry
    The global economic slowdown, the prolonged US-China trade war, lack of clarity on Britain’s exit from the EU and trade sanctions from other countries have led to Thai exports failing to achieve their target in the first quarter of the year, the Thai National Shippers’ Council (TNSC) said, while urging quick formation of the new government to set an economic stimulus package.
    Economy
  • Sun, 31 Mar 2019 01:00
    EU to probe allegations of aid diverted to Philippine rebels
    Manila - The European Union said Saturday it would investigate allegations that its aid funds were being funnelled to Philippine communist guerrillas waging a decades-old insurgency that has killed thousands.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 29 Mar 2019 01:00
    EU shaken by China’s Belt and Road offensive
    As long as member countries of the European Union deal individually with China, which is boosting its influence through massive investments, they may suffer such drawbacks as a technology exodus. Whether they can maintain their unity will be put to serious test.
    opinion
  • Wed, 27 Mar 2019 01:00
    Indonesia, Malaysia gear up for fight against EU's REDII
    INDONESIA and Malaysia will likely make a separate move against the European Union policy against palm oil through a delegated regulation supplementing directive of the EU Renewable Energy Directive II (RED II), which is now being deliberated by the European Parliament, a trade official has said.
    ASEAN+
  • Tue, 26 Mar 2019 14:42
    EU lauds election as ‘important step’ towards democracy
    The European Union [EU] has praised Sunday’s election in Thailand as an important step towards restoring a democratic form of governance.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 25 Mar 2019 01:00
    Cambodia looks to free trade deal with EAEU
    CAMBODIA is negotiating a free trade agreement (FTA) with the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU), a common market comprised of five nations of the former Soviet Union, hoping the new market will maintain the Kingdom’s economic growth.
    ASEAN+
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