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  • February 13, 2016 1:00 am

    Best Western adding 14 properties to Asean portfolio

    BEST WESTERN Hotels and Resorts plans to open 14 hotels in Southeast Asia this year to cope with the boom in regional tourism.

    business
  • February 12, 2016 4:30 pm

    Asean urges North Korea to comply with UNSC

    Asean has strongly urged North Korea to comply with all relevant United Nation Security Council Resolutions.

    breakingnews
  • February 12, 2016 1:57 pm

    Myanmar's outgoing president cancels attendance at US-Asean summit

    YANGON - Myanmar's outgoing President Thein Sein has at the last minute cancelled plans to attend the US-ASEAN summit in California next week, his office said late on Thursday (Feb 11), giving no reasons for the decision.

    breakingnews
  • February 12, 2016 1:00 am

    Boat show floats Asean marina hub idea

    DEPUTY Prime Minister Tanasak Patimapragorn opened the inaugural “Thailand Yacht Show” (TYS) in Phuket yesterday, as the country positions itself to benefit, directly and indirectly, from superyachts and their ultra-wealthy owners.

    business
  • February 11, 2016 7:02 pm

    Superyachts arrive: Thailand to be Asean marine hub

    PHUKET: Deputy Prime Minister Tanasak Patimapragorn opened the inaugural Thailand Yacht Show (TYS) in Phuket on Thursday, as the country positions itself to directly, and indirectly, benefit from superyachts and their ultra-wealthy owners.

    business
  • February 11, 2016 1:00 am

    PM to push for closer cooperation at US-Asean meet

    PRIME MINISTER Prayut Chan-o-cha will push for sustainable development as well as cooperation on security in various forms during the US-Asean Summit in California next week, the Foreign Ministry said yesterday.

    politics
  • February 10, 2016 1:00 am

    JSCCIB backs TPP membership, will study ‘Asean hub’ idea

    The Joint Standing Committee on Commerce, Industry and Banking yesterday came out in support of Thailand joining the Trans-Pacific Partnership, while setting up a working group for the "Asean hub" scheme.

    business
  • February 9, 2016 5:29 pm

    Indonesia invites Asean to engage in defense industry

    JAKARTA - Coordinating Maritime Affairs Minister Rizal Ramli has conveyed a plan to improve the national defense industry by encouraging countries in Southeast Asia to obtain minority stakes in the Indonesian defense industry.

    breakingnews
  • February 9, 2016 1:00 am

    Can Asean tame the wild beast of China investment?

    China has been included in the top 10 list of foreign investors in Indonesia since 2014. As in many other countries, China’s interest in Indonesia is in its energy and mining sectors: More than half of its total investment has been directed toward extractive industries.

    opinion
  • February 7, 2016 1:00 am

    Lao hydro: wind to ease Asean energy shortage

    LAOS, OFTEN called the “Battery of Asean”, will live up to its name by supplying Asean power at a critical time, when energy demand in the region’s fast growing economies threatens shortages amid several infrastructure and urbanisation projects, pledged Laos Vice Minister for Energy Viraphonh Vilavong.

    national
  • February 6, 2016 1:00 am

    Prayut to attend inaugural US-Asean summit

    PRIME MINISTER General Prayut Chan-o-cha will attend the inaugural US-Asean summit in the United States this month, Foreign Ministry spokesman Sek Wannamethee said yesterday.

    politics
  • February 5, 2016 6:50 pm

    PM to attend inaugural US-Asean summit

    PRIME MINISTER General Prayut Chan-o-cha will attend the inaugural US-Asean summit in United States next week, Foreign Ministry spokesman Sek Wannamethee revealed Friday.

    breakingnews