South East Asia

» Auto updated continuously

 2019-11-13 15:51 

Jakarta Post

Cultural heritage meets modernity as Jatinegara Station undergoes renovation...

Jatinegara Station, which was declared a cultural heritage building in 1999, is undergoing a major renovation with the addition of three platforms and a sky bridge to better serve commuters....

 2019-11-13 15:39 

Jakarta Post

Musician Djaduk Ferianto dies at 55...

The funeral service will take place at the Bagong Kussudiardjo Art Hermitage in Yogyakarta on Wednesday at noon. His body will be buried in the familys graveyard complex at 3 p.m. the same day....

 2019-11-13 15:32 

Jakarta Post

British rocker Doherty handed 3-month suspended prison in Paris...

British indie rocker Pete Doherty pleaded guilty to charges of affray in Paris on Tuesday and was handed a three-month suspended prison sentence and 5,000 euro ($5,500) fine....

 2019-11-13 15:27 

Malay Mail Online

Jay-Z, Iconix settle lawsuits over licensing, alleged fraud...

NEW YORK, Nov 13 — Jay-Z and Iconix Brand Group Inc have settled a series of legal disputes arising from transactions between the rapper and the clothing licensing company dating back to 2007. In a regulatory filing today, Iconix said it agreed to.....

 2019-11-13 15:22 

Malay Mail Online

Ronaldo ready to play for Portugal despite Juve concerns, says Santos...

NOVEMBER 13 — Portugal's Juventus forward Cristiano Ronaldo is ready to play in their Euro 2020 qualifiers against Lithuania and Luxembourg despite concerns over his fitness which came to the fore last weekend, coach Fernando Santos said today.....

 2019-11-13 15:18 

Malay Mail Online

'Historic' Disney+ streaming launch marred by glitches...

LOS ANGELES, Nov 13 — Disney flung open its vast archive with the arrival of its much-hyped new television streaming service yesterday, but the big launch was marred by glitches which prevented many customers accessing titles from Mickey Mouse......

 2019-11-13 15:17 

ABS-CBN

Magnitude-4.8 tremor shakes Quirino province...

Damage to structure or aftershocks are not expected, the Phivolcs said....

 2019-11-13 15:15 

Phnom Penh Post

Breaking: Rainsy blocked from boarding flight to Jakarta...

Sam Rainsy was on Wednesday refused entry to a flight from Malaysia to Indonesia, media reported late on Wednesday. The...

 2019-11-13 15:13 

Malay Mail Online

Manchester City's Silva handed one-game ban over Mendy tweet...

NOVEMBER 13 — Manchester City's Portuguese midfielder Bernardo Silva has been suspended for one match and fined 50,000 pounds over a Twitter post concerning French team mate Benjamin Mendy, the Football Association (FA) said today. Silva was......

 2019-11-13 15:11 

Jakarta Post

BREAKING: Apparent suicide bombing hits Medan Police precinct headquarters...

An explosion occurred at around 8:35 a.m in the parking lot in front of the Medan Police precincts narcotics division....

 2019-11-13 15:10 

Malay Mail Online

Fed's Powell expects 'sustained expansion' of US economy...

WASHINGTON, Nov 13 — The US economy is likely to continue to grow, but faces continued risks from the global slowdown and trade disputes, which have already dampened expansion, Federal Reserve chief Jerome Powell said today. In the first of......

 2019-11-13 15:08 

Jakarta Post

Burger King eyes big bite of Europe market with 'veggie Whopper'...

US fast-food giant Burger King on Tuesday launched its meatless burger in Europe, hoping to capture a substantial slice of a growing market....

 2019-11-13 15:04 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

Woman dies, three hurt in four-vehicle crash in Jalan Loke Yew...

KUALA LUMPUR: A female taxi passenger was killed while three others were injured in a four-vehicle crash in Jalan Loke Yew heading towards Cheras here today....

 2019-11-13 15:02 

Malay Mail Online

Battle to be best of the rest heats up in Brazil...

LONDON, Nov 13 — The battle to be best of the rest behind the Mercedes drivers heats up in Brazil this weekend with Charles Leclerc, Max Verstappen and Sebastian Vettel chasing Formula One's bronze medal position. Even if Mercedes have clinched....

 2019-11-13 14:59 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

Greta Thunberg sails to Europe, hopes to reach UN climate summit...

HAMPTON: Swedish teen climate activist Greta Thunberg departed the United States, hitching a ride to Europe aboard a catamaran to attend a UN climate summit in Madrid....

 2019-11-13 14:57 

Channel NewsAsia

Greta Thunberg sails to Europe, hopes to reach UN climate summit...

Swedish teen climate activist Greta Thunberg departed the United States on Wednesday, hitching a ride to Europe aboard a catamaran to attend a UN ......

 2019-11-13 14:57 

Malay Mail Online

Afghanistan's presidential poll results delayed again...

KABUL, Nov 13 — Preliminary results from Afghanistan's presidential election have been delayed for a second time, election officials announced today, a postponement likely to fuel more political uncertainty and fraud allegations. The September.....

 2019-11-13 14:56 

Malay Mail Online

Minister optimistic 191 smart villages will be establish by next year...

PONTIAN, Nov 13 — The Ministry of Rural Development is optimistic that the establishment of 191 smart villages in the rural areas next year will be achieved while accelerating the growth of the digital economy that will benefit the local......

 2019-11-13 14:56 

Malay Mail Online

Ukraine watchdog accuses presidential staffer of graft...

KIEV, Nov 13 — A Ukrainian anti-corruption watchdog has accused a member of President Volodymyr Zelensky's staff of bribery after the political novice vowed to tackle the country's notoriously rampant graft. The National Anti-Corruption......

 2019-11-13 14:56 

Malay Mail Online

At least 13 dead in Slovakia bus crash...

BRATISLAVA (Slovakia), Nov 13 —At least 13 people died and 20 were injured when a bus crashed into a truck in western Slovakia today, the fire service told AFP. "I can confirm the death of 13 people and 20 injuries in an accident near Nitrianske...

 2019-11-13 14:55 

Malay Mail Online

Syed Saddiq: Flyers urging Kukup folks to vote for Muslim candidate an act of sabotage...

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 13 — Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia's Syed Saddiq Abdul Rahman today said a flyer with the Pakatan Harapan (PH) logo calling on Muslims to vote for Karmaine Sardini, which has been making its rounds at the ruling coalition'...

 2019-11-13 14:55 

The Nation

[ Thailand ]

King restores 3 officials to their jobs, titles and insignia...

The Royal Gazette reported on Monday (November 11) that His Majesty King Maha Vajiralongkorn has restored the jobs, military titles and royal insignia previously taken away from three palace officials who were fired last month for severe disciplinary misc...

 2019-11-13 14:53 

Malay Mail Online

Witnesses arrive as Trump impeachment probe goes public in political drama...

WASHINGTON, Nov 13 —The impeachment inquiry into US President Donald Trump will reach a critical juncture today when lawmakers launch their first televised public hearings, marking a new phase that could determine the fate of his tumultuous......

 2019-11-13 14:51 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

Mobile application created for KL Rapid Bus commuters...

KUALA LUMPUR: A mobile application has been developed to let KL Rapid Bus commuters know the actual time of arrival and departure of the public transport at a certain location....

 2019-11-13 14:51 

Malay Mail Online

US manufacturing group hacked by China as trade talks intensified, say sources...

WASHINGTON, Nov 13 — As trade talks between Washington and Beijing intensified earlier this year, suspected Chinese hackers broke into an industry group for US manufacturers that has helped shape President Donald Trump's trade policies,......

 2019-11-13 14:49 

Jakarta Post

Thiem beats Djokovic in thriller to reach semis...

Austrias Dominic Thiem booked a semi-final spot at the ATP Finals with a stunning victory over Novak Djokovic in the standout match of the tournament so far on Tuesday....

 2019-11-13 14:45 

Channel NewsAsia

Manchester City's Silva handed one-game ban over Mendy tweet...

Manchester City's Portuguese midfielder Bernardo Silva has been suspended for one match and fined 50,000 pounds (US$63,980) over a Twitter post ......

 2019-11-13 14:45 

Channel NewsAsia

Ronaldo ready to play for Portugal despite Juve concerns - Santos...

Portugal's Juventus forward Cristiano Ronaldo is ready to play in their Euro 2020 qualifiers against Lithuania and Luxembourg despite concerns ......

 2019-11-13 14:42 

Vietnam News

S. Korea to build more smart factories to deal with demographic change...

South Korea will build 30,000 smart factories and 10 smart industrial zones by 2022 as part of efforts to deal with a looming decline of the country's working-age population, the finance minister said on Wednesday....

 2019-11-13 14:41 

Malay Mail Online

LG ThinQ app lets users voice control smart appliances with their smartphone...

SEOUL, Nov 13 — LG has updated its ThinQ mobile app — previously called SmartThinQ — to include features and services that help smart home appliance owners more easily control their products while away from home. Back in August, LG's...

 2019-11-13 14:40 

Malay Mail Online

Govt priority to prevent corruption, power abuse by leaders, says Dr M...

PONTIAN, Nov 13 — One of the priorities of the Pakatan Harapan (PH) government is to take clear and firm steps to ensure that acts of corruption and power abuse are not committed by the country's leaders, said Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad. The prime....

 2019-11-13 14:38 

Vietnam News

British security officials play down cyber attack on Labour...

British security officials said on Tuesday that an attempted cyber attack on the main opposition Labour Party during general election campaigning had failed....

 2019-11-13 14:35 

The Strait Times

Google to offer checking accounts next year...

WASHINGTON (REUTERS) - Alphabet's Google will offer personal checking accounts from sometime next year in partnership with Citigroup and a small credit union at Stanford University, a person familiar with Google's plans said on Wednesday (Nov 13)....

 2019-11-13 14:35 

Malay Mail Online

Study: Female director numbers growing in UK...

LONDON, Nov 13 — The number of female directors at top UK companies increased in 2019 but more is needed to correct an overall gender imbalance in leadership, a report showed today. A total 32.4 per cent of all board positions at companies trading.....

 2019-11-13 14:34 

Malay Mail Online

Mobile application created for KL Rapid bus commuters...

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 13 — A mobile application has been developed to help plan travelling using KL Rapid Bus on the actual time of arrival of the public transport at a certain location. The Transport Ministry in a written reply displayed on......

 2019-11-13 14:33 

Channel NewsAsia

Flooding drowns St Mark's priceless mosaics in sewage...

Dirty water swirls around marble tombs inside the 12th century crypt of St Mark's Basilica in Venice, which suffered untold damage when an ......

 2019-11-13 14:32 

Jakarta Post

Officials suggest bylaw, new authority to accelerate TOD projects...

City officials say that a stronger legal basis needs to be provided to drive transit oriented development (TOD) projects....

 2019-11-13 14:32 

Jakarta Post

Awaiting a morsel of hope, 22 million Indonesians go hungry...

The report recommended an increased investment in agriculture to generate faster agricultural and economic growth, improve food security and to enable households to engage in more productive sectors while earning greater income....

 2019-11-13 14:31 

Antara News

[ Indonesia ]

Medan attack will uncover North Sumatra's terror networks...

The Medan bombing attack would lead the related law enforcement agencies to uncover terror networks in the areas of North Sumatra Province, Indonesia's top security minister, Mahfud MD, has said."I have discussed this ......

 2019-11-13 14:31 

The Strait Times

Football: Cristiano Ronaldo ready to play for Portugal despite Juve concerns, says Fernando Santos...

LISBON (REUTERS) - Portugal's Juventus forward Cristiano Ronaldo is ready to play in their Euro 2020 qualifiers against Lithuania and Luxembourg despite concerns over his fitness which came to the fore last weekend, coach Fernando Santos said on Wedne...

 2019-11-13 14:30 

Channel NewsAsia

Rising healthcare costs power US consumer inflation...

U.S. consumer prices jumped by the most in seven months in October, which together with abating fears of a recession, support the Federal ......

 2019-11-13 14:30 

Manila Standard

'Isko' warns underpass vandals...

Manila Mayor Francisco "Isko Moreno" Domagoso warned vandals who would be caught writing on the wall of newly repainted underpass in Manila that they will be made to lick clean their writings....

 2019-11-13 14:29 

The Strait Times

Greta Thunberg sails to Europe, hopes to reach UN climate summit...

HAMPTON (AFP) - Swedish teen climate activist Greta Thunberg departed the United States on Wednesday (Nov 13), hitching a ride to Europe aboard a catamaran to attend a UN climate summit in Madrid.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2019-11-13 14:28 

Malay Mail Online

European steel leaders seek scrutiny of Chinese British Steel bid...

LONDON, Nov 13 — European steel lobby Eurofer plans to raise concerns over Chinese group Jingye's proposed purchase of British Steel with the European Commission, saying the deal may flout rules on fair competition. Jingye said on Monday it had....

 2019-11-13 14:26 

Malay Mail Online

Mujahid: Rise in racial and religious tension a result of renewed freedom of expression...

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 13 — The rise in racial and religious tension in Malaysia is a result of renewed freedom of expression brought about by the new change in government, Minister in the Prime Minister's Department Datuk Seri Mujahid Yusof Rawa......

 2019-11-13 14:26 

Channel NewsAsia

Peugeot brand to return to Le Mans 24 hours motor race from 2023...

French carmaker PSA said on Wednesday its Peugeot brand would once again take part in the Le Mans 24 hours motor race in 2023, one of the sport's ......

 2019-11-13 14:26 

Channel NewsAsia

Alibaba's Jack Ma says Singles' Day shopping results miss expectations...

Alibaba Group Holding Inc co-founder Jack Ma said on Wednesday results from the Singles' Day annual online shopping festival had missed the ......

 2019-11-13 14:25 

Manila Standard

Maguindanao governor favors ML extension...

Cotabato City—Maguindanao Gov. Bai Mariam Sangki-Mangudadatu on Tuesday said she wants martial law to continue in Mindanao, particularly in her province....

 2019-11-13 14:20 

Malay Mail Online

Alibaba to spend more on travel, entertainment after US$13.4b listing...

HONG KONG, Nov 13 — Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group plans to ramp up investment in its online entertainment, content and travel platforms with the proceeds from a planned US$13.4 billion (RM55.6 billion) Hong Kong listing. A draft......

 2019-11-13 14:20 

Manila Standard

Hungarian firm, NDRRMC sign deal on safe water in quake-hit areas...

The National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council and Hungarian Watertechnology Corp. on Wednesday signed a strategic cooperation agreement in a bid to beef up provision of safe and clean water in calamity-hit areas....

  • Need an account?  
    or