• Mon, 12 Nov 2018 20:00
    Suu Kyi beckons investors to Myanmar despite troubles
    Singapore - Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi on Monday implored foreign investors to take a punt on her country -- Southeast Asia's "final frontier" -- but warned its resources are not open for exploitation at the cost of its people.
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  • Mon, 12 Nov 2018 10:23
    Call for open markets as world leaders gather in Singapore
    Singapore's prime minister made an impassioned plea Monday for open markets and warned "political pressures" were driving countries apart, in a swipe at rising protectionism at the start of a gathering of world leaders.
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  • Mon, 12 Nov 2018 09:19
    Pneumonia to kill nearly 11 mn children by 2030, study warns
    Pneumonia will kill nearly 11 million children under five by 2030, experts warned Monday on a global day aimed at raising awareness of the biggest infectious killer of infants worldwide.
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  • Fri, 09 Nov 2018 07:57
    Shoppers warned about online fraud
    Thai online shoppers have been urged to bolster security on mobile devices before the start of the global shopping spree next week.
  • Tue, 06 Nov 2018 15:36
    Southern provinces told to brace for heavy rains
    The Meteorological Department on Tuesday warned residents of 11 southern provinces and Phetchaburi of heavy rains from Wednesday to Saturday.
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  • Tue, 06 Nov 2018 13:27
    Facebook blocks 115 accounts on eve of US election
    Facebook said Monday it blocked some 30 accounts on its platform and 85 more on Instagram after police warned they may be linked to "foreign entities" trying to interfere in the US midterm election.
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  • Mon, 05 Nov 2018 01:00
    Experts seek strong regulations to protect parks from excesses
    BETTER CONTROLS and stronger regulations are necessary in national parks, especially since a large influx of tourists is expected during the high season, environmentalists warned recently.
  • Mon, 05 Nov 2018 01:00
    Adapt or fail, varsities warned
  • Sat, 03 Nov 2018 11:07
    Tourists warned not to swim at Samira Beach in Songkhla
    Authorities raised red flags along the popular Samira Beach in Songkhla on Saturday to warn tourists against swimming in the rough sea.
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  • Fri, 02 Nov 2018 14:43
    Pakistan military says 'patience' tested ahead of mass blasphemy protests
    Pakistan's powerful military warned Friday its patience had been thoroughly tested after being threatened by Islamist hardliners enraged by the acquittal of a Christian woman for blasphemy, as the country braced for more mass protests.
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  • Thu, 01 Nov 2018 14:49
    Australia warns against US-China tensions
    China's rising and "unprecedented influence" in the Indo-Pacific region will challenge American interests, but confrontation must not define relations between the two powers, Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison warned Thursday.
  • Thu, 01 Nov 2018 13:05
    Tourists warned of danger of gas-powered water heaters
    The Department of Disease Control (DDC) has warned tourists visiting high-altitude attractions during cool weather in the North and Northeast to beware of gas-powered water heaters at accommodations as 21 incidents have caused illness or death in the past decade.
  • Thu, 01 Nov 2018 07:08
    Robotic surgery for cervical cancer boosts death risk
    A minimally invasive, robotic surgery commonly used for performing hysterectomies in women with early stage cervical cancer actually boosts the risk of a woman dying, researchers warned on Wednesday.
  • Tue, 30 Oct 2018 07:43
    Nature pushed to the brink by 'runaway consumption'
    Unbridled consumption has decimated global wildlife, triggered a mass extinction and exhausted Earth's capacity to accommodate humanity's expanding appetites, the conservation group WWF warned Tuesday.
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  • Tue, 30 Oct 2018 07:14
    Earth's wild animal population plummets 60 percent in 44 years: WWF
    "Runaway consumption" has decimated global wildlife, triggered a mass extinction and exhausted Earth's capacity to accommodate humanity's expanding appetites, the global conservation group WWF warned Tuesday.
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