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February 11, 2016 10:37 am

Amazon executive to do stint with Italian government

Diego Piacentini will take a leave of absence to work pro-bono to lead the prime minister’s digital technology office in Italy, his homeland. "It’s a way for me to give back to the country..

February 11, 2016 9:38 am

Twitter logs losing quarter as user base stalls

Twitter shares dropped some 2.4 percent in after-market trades that followed release of its latest earnings report. Twitter’s monthly active user base, unchanged from the previous quarter, is..

February 11, 2016 9:35 am

Upcoming Changi T4 to have centralised security checks

Unlike the existing terminals, where passengers are screened at individual gatehold rooms, T4 will have centralised screening. This means the checks will be done at a common point, said Changi..

February 10, 2016 7:46 pm

$8.5 bn in hotel deals expected this year: Report

Japan, which saw its highest level of hotel transactions to date last year, will remain the standout market in the region, while growth in Mainland China should continue, it said. "In..

February 10, 2016 6:13 pm

Baht to resume weakening trend

In a research note released today, the economists said that they maintained the view that the US Federal Reserve would raise interest rate this year. They anticipated a 50-basis point increase..

February 10, 2016 6:00 pm

Police want bail denied for Spaniard murder suspect

The suspect Segarra, 37, is accused of killing David Bernat, a businessman who is from the same region of Catalonia in Spain. He was arrested in Cambodia late last week and was returned to Thailand..

February 10, 2016 5:57 pm

Meechai denies there is a ‘substitute constitution’

Meechai Ruchupan, chairman of the Constitution Drafting Commission (CDC), said the speculation might have stemmed from his earlier warning that if his panel's draft failed to pass the referendum,..

February 10, 2016 5:44 pm

Administrative court dismisses appeal against FAT president..

The court hearing temporarily left the election hanging by a thread as to whether it could go ahead as scheduled after Tawatchai Sajjakul, Pol Lt Col Chaisap Tharat Rittem, two of the six men vying..

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February 10, 2016 4:59 pm

Opera Software welcomes Chinese consortium's $1.2 billion..

The Opera Software board unanimously recommended the offer, saying that at 71 kroner per share it represents a 56-per cent premium on the average price over the last 30 trading days. The..

February 10, 2016 4:31 pm

Harvard FB page inaccessible in Thailand

Thai people continually registered their complaints on the university's Facebook page, in the case of Dr Dolrudee Jumlongras, who broke scholarship conditions to work in Thailand and refused to pay..

February 10, 2016 4:26 pm

Jackie Chan calls on Myanmar to save endangered Irrawaddy..

In the video, Mr Chan says: "Please you must help me to stop electro-fishing, and you must all protect the Irrawaddy dolphin Give the baby dolphin a chance to live like all the children of the..

February 10, 2016 4:09 pm

Australia to legalise medicinal marijuana cultivation

The legislation will open the way for patients with painful and chronic conditions to get the relief they need, with their doctors’ approval, Health Minister Sussan Ley said in a..