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 2021-10-26 05:23 

Jakarta Post

PREMIUM Maximizing ASEAN's renewable energy sources to drive decarbonization, energy resilience The main barriers to the maximization of renewable energy sources in ASEAN are instit....
 2021-10-26 05:22 

Malay Mail Online

State Cuepacs: Budget 2022 mustn't neglect Sarawak and Sabah civil servants...

KUCHING, Oct 26 — The Sarawak chapter of the Congress of Unions of Employees in the Public and Civil Services (Cuepacs) today expressed hope that the federal Budget 2022 will include the monthly cost of living allowance (Cola) for federal officers.....

 2021-10-26 05:21 

The Strait Times

Trio charged over plans to help man allegedly linked to $1.2 billion fraud flee S'pore...

They were each handed one charge of engaging in a conspiracy to intentionally obstruct the course of justice.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-10-26 05:21 

Inquirer.net

[ Philippines ]

Clippers force 30 turnovers in rout of Blazers...

Hot-shooting Luke Kennard scored 23 points off the bench to help the Los Angeles Clippers roll to an easy 116-86 victory over the visiting Portland Trail Blazers on Monday night.Kennard made 8 of 10 field-goal attempts, including 6 of 7 from 3-point range...

 2021-10-26 05:21 

Manila Bulletin

This genderless jewelry collection spotlights Philippines' heritage and age-old artisanal works...

Homegrown jewelry brand Amami presents its 'Basilio' collection with pieces designed to be worn by anyone. Starting out as a passion project in 2017, Amami became a full-blown social enterprise when founders Danielle Tan and Christine Tiu "met...

 2021-10-26 05:20 

The Strait Times

Rise in human bird flu cases in China shows risk of fast-changing variants...

China is the world's biggest poultry producer and top producer of ducks, which act as a reservoir for flu viruses.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-10-26 05:20 

The Strait Times

Commentary: Tackle factors causing Covid-19 deaths in Singapore...

SINGAPORE - It is easy to miss the forest for the trees. This is not surprising, given the amount of data thrown at us - daily infections, deaths, the numbers of the seriously ill and unvaccinated people, the use of the intensive care unit (ICU), seniors ...

 2021-10-26 05:18 

Malay Mail Online

The Simpsons praised for adding a breast cancer survivor character in cast...

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 26 The Simpsons has been praised for the inclusion of an inspirational breast cancer survivor character with one breast after unilateral mastectomy. Marking the breast cancer awareness month, Dr Wendy Sage, a hypnotherapist,......

 2021-10-26 05:18 

Inquirer.net

[ Philippines ]

Nearly 26M Filipinos now fully vaccinated — Palace...

MANILA, Philippines — Nearly 26 million Filipinos are now fully vaccinated against COVID-19, Malacaang reported Tuesday. Presidential spokesperson Harry Roque said as of October 25, Monday, a total of 56,254,529 doses of COVID-19 vaccines have been ...

 2021-10-26 05:18 

The Strait Times

UN's new Myanmar envoy Noeleen Heyzer to listen to 'all stakeholders'...

The Singaporean former senior UN diplomat will assume the new role on Dec 13.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-10-26 05:17 

Jakarta Post

PREMIUM Jiwasraya and Asabri cases: Milestone in the fight against corporate graft The two cases mark a milestone in the AGO indicting corporations for corruption since the enactment ....
 2021-10-26 05:15 

Malay Mail Online

Hishammuddin: Five Power Defence Arrangements still relevant to face future security challenges...

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 26 The Five Power Defence Arrangements (FPDA) is still relevant even after 50 years of its establishment, said Defence Minister Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Hussein. He stressed that the agreement could still play a role in helping......

 2021-10-26 05:15 

Channel NewsAsia

France's Thales maintains 2021 targets as Q3 sales slip...

PARIS : French defence group Thales reaffirmed full-year financial forecasts as it reported a 1.4per cent dip in underlying third-quarter sales, dampened by comparisons with the easing of a first wave of COVID-19 lockdowns a year earlier.The maker of rada...

 2021-10-26 05:15 

Cebu Daily News

Biden imposing new international travel vaccine rules, lifting restrictions...

WASHINGTON — U.S. President Joe Biden on Monday signed an order imposing new vaccine requirements for most foreign national air travelers and lifting severe travel restrictions on China, India and much of Europe effective Nov. 8, the White House sai...

 2021-10-26 05:14 

Manila Bulletin

Paranaque City to experience water interruption on Oct. 29 to Nov. 1...

The Paranaque City government advised residents to start saving water as Maynilad will implement water service interruption on Oct. 29 to Nov. 1. The letter posted in Paranaque PIO's FB page A letter was sent to Mayor Edwin Olivarez by Maynilad on Oct...

 2021-10-26 05:12 

Manila Bulletin

P&G Philippines wins UN Women's Empowerment Principles Awards...

Championing Gender-Inclusive Workplaces Procter & Gamble (P&G) Philippines earns the highest award for the Gender-Inclusive Workplace Category in the prestigious United Nations Women's Empowerment Principles (UN WEPs) Awards in the Philippines. The re...

 2021-10-26 05:10 

Channel NewsAsia

Hyundai Motor's Q3 profit misses estimates as chip shortage takes a toll...

SEOUL :South Korea's Hyundai Motor Co swung to a profit in the third quarter but slightly missed analysts' estimates as the ongoing global chip shortage drove down shipments of vehicles.Hyundai, which together with affiliate Kia Corp is among the ...

 2021-10-26 05:10 

Manila Bulletin

Kim Chiu marks first anniversary with show-stopping performance...

Kim Chiu Kim Chiu celebrated her 1st anniversary as an "It's Showtime" host with a trending show-stopping performance wherein she danced a Chinese instrumental song to Miley Cyrus' "Wrecking Ball" while drenched in the rain shower ...

 2021-10-26 05:07 

Bangkok Post

Dams discharging water ahead of storm...

NAKHON RATCHASIMA: More water is being released from four major dams in Nakhon Ratchasima province ahead of a forecast storm, with the reservoirs already full....

 2021-10-26 05:07 

Manila Bulletin

Sylvia Sanchez on Arjo Atayde's foray into politics: 'Kung ako tatanungin ayoko'...

Sylvia Sanchez admitted she is among those who don't approve of her son Arjo Atayde's decision to enter politics. In fact, she is anxious about it. The award-winning actress told us in a recent virtual conference: "Kabado ako siyempre kasi ala...

 2021-10-26 05:04 

Manila Bulletin

Maynilad customers advised to store water...

West Zone concessionaire Maynilad Water Services, Inc. (Maynilad) is reminding its customers to store enough water for the service interruption from October 29 to November 1. 41406 Maynilad said it has to implement the water service interruption as part o...

 2021-10-26 05:03 

Antara News

[ Indonesia ]

Food waste is major challenge for farming in future: FAO - ANTARA News...

The Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) called food waste, resulting from the impact of production, consumption, and climate change, a major challenge for ......

 2021-10-26 05:03 

The Strait Times

Singapore factory output falls 3.4% in September, snapping 10 months of growth...

SINGAPORE - Singapore's factory output dropped in September, snapping 10 consecutive months of growth, on the back of weaker biomedical production.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-10-26 05:03 

Manila Bulletin

CMagic5 creates waves on TikTok with hit single 'Dancing On My Heart'...

unnamed (40) Rising Canadian artiste Cmagic5 's new party anthem 'Dancing On My Heart' has made waves on TikTok with the audio crossing over 1.5 million views on the popular social media app since within the first week of its release on Oct. 8...

 2021-10-26 05:02 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

Sime Darby invests over RM120mil on new BMW centre...
 2021-10-26 05:01 

Phnom Penh Post

Cambodia-Japan trade tops $1.5B...

Trade between Cambodia and Japan reached $1.5094 billion in the first eight months of 2021, up 11.8 per cent year-on-year from $1.350 billion, according to data from the Japan External Trade Organisation (Jetro)....

 2021-10-26 05:01 

Manila Bulletin

Make your rainy days cozier with these dishes that warm the heart—and the tummy...

If there is one good thing about being stuck at home during the pandemic, it is that one doesn't really need to mind the weather. In our pre-pandemic time, people's everyday battle includes the stressful commute, the rush of the city, and during m...

 2021-10-26 05:00 

The Strait Times

China says allegations it causes debt trap for Africa are false...

BEIJING (BLOOMBERG) - China said it was false to claim that its lending practices have pushed African nations into debt traps, blaming a host of economic factors instead and criticising media reports on the topic.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-10-26 05:00 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

Covid-19 raises need to have insurance protection, says Zurich Malaysia survey...
 2021-10-26 05:00 

Tech in Asia

Why SEA's unicorn founders give up more equity than their peers...

The star founders of the region are set to become millionaires as their companies go public, but they have taken a large equity hit....

 2021-10-26 05:00 

The Strait Times

Seeing an alien Invasion from the viewpoints of people across the globe...

In contrast to the usual America-centric depiction of alien invasions, a new television drama imagines one from the perspective of five people across the globe.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-10-26 05:00 

The Strait Times

Fit & Fab: Ex-actress May Phua is fighting fit at any stage...

She became a personal trainer to help people who decide to become fit in mid-life or those who have recovered from injuries. . Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-10-26 05:00 

Manila Standard

Thailand protests fade but the hardcore battle on...

As night falls on a bustling junction close to the heart of Bangkok, gangs of young protesters take on police with slingshots, firecrackers, and homemade "ping pong" bombs, turning the streets into a battle zone....

 2021-10-26 04:58 

Phnom Penh Post

Six sent to court for deforestation...

Six of 43 suspects have been sent to the Preah Sihanouk Provincial Court for deforestation of a patch of land in Tuol Totoeng 2 village of Prey Nop district's Tuol Totoeng commune....

 2021-10-26 04:58 

Phnom Penh Post

Acleda rolls out KHQR payments...

Local publicly-listed Acleda Bank Plc has added support for KHQR code scanning for payments on its mobile app....

 2021-10-26 04:58 

Phnom Penh Post

Eight more Covid deaths, 112 infections in Cambodia...

The Ministry of Health on October 26 reported 112 new Covid-19 cases, 10 of which were imported. It noted that all the cases were confirmed by polymerase chain reaction (PCR) tests....

 2021-10-26 04:57 

Phnom Penh Post

New Battambang village established to accomodate growing population...

The Ministry of Interior has decided to establish a new village in Battambang province to accommodate a burgeoning population. The village, named "Prey Talonh Village", is located in Bavel district and commune as was requested by the provincial ad...

 2021-10-26 04:57 

Channel NewsAsia

Hong Kong to further tighten COVID-19 travel restrictions...

HONG KONG: Hong Kong will tighten coronavirus travel restrictions to bring it more into line with the Chinese mainland, its leader said on Tuesday (Oct 26), as the city extended its streak of more than two months without a major local outbreak.The announc...

 2021-10-26 04:54 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

Hong Kong to further tighten Covid travel restrictions...
 2021-10-26 04:54 

Channel NewsAsia

Thailand, Malaysia expand local currency settlement framework...

BANGKOK : The central banks of Thailand and Malaysia on Tuesday announced the further expansion of the ringgit and baht settlement framework effective from December, to facilitate trade and investment between both countries.The latest framework includes a...

 2021-10-26 04:54 

Malay Mail Online

Sports minister says his remarks to diver Pandelela's sexual harassment issue taken out of context by media; investigation underway...

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 26 Under fire, Youth and Sports Minister Datuk Seri Ahmad Faizal Azumu today defended his remarks to national diver Datuk Pandelela Rinong who recently spoke up about sexual harassment incidents she endured from national......

 2021-10-26 04:54 

Manila Bulletin

DOH assures PH's vaccine supply sufficient for boosters, 3rd dose...

(UNSPLASH / MANILA BULLETIN) The Department of Health (DOH) said there will be enough supply of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccines in the Philippines once the government starts the implementation of giving booster doses and additional shots to certai...

 2021-10-26 04:50 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

2022 Budget needs to focus on 8 key themes, says NGO...
 2021-10-26 04:50 

Manila Bulletin

Roque explains why he's back in New York...

Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque is back in New York City in the United States (US), this time to take part in a United Nations (UN) event. (Photos from Facebook/ Unsplash) Roque, in a virtual press conference with Malacaang reporters Tuesday, Oct. 2...

 2021-10-26 04:49 

ABS-CBN

Negros Oriental to scrap RT-PCR tests for entry beginning Nov 1...

A negative antigen test will however be required for partially vaccinated and unvaccinated individuals, according to provincial information officer Bimboo Miraflor....

 2021-10-26 04:49 

Manila Bulletin

Curfew, 24/7 liquor ban lifted in Davao City...

DAVAO CITY — Effective 12:01 a.m. on Tuesday, the implementation of the 9 p.m. to 4 a.m. curfew and 24/7 liquor ban will be lifted, easing the quarantine restrictions in Davao City after being put in place for almost a year to stem the spread of cor...

 2021-10-26 04:49 

Manila Bulletin

Bucks close out road swing with win over Pacers...

Giannis Antetokounmpo drives to the basket against the Indiana Pacers on October 25, 2021 at Gainbridge Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, Indiana. (AFP) Giannis Antetokounmpo finished with 30 points, 10 rebounds and nine assists, and the Milwaukee Bucks led by ...

 2021-10-26 04:48 

Manila Bulletin

San Juan LGU distributes free medicine to residents...

The San Juan City local government launched on Tuesday its free medicine distribution program for qualified residents of the city as it continues to boost the health care capabilities of the city. San Juan City Mayor Francis Zamora said that the medicines...

 2021-10-26 04:46 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

#Showbiz: TV9 screens 6 of Mamat Khalid's movies...
 2021-10-26 04:43 

The Strait Times

La Ville at Tanjong Rhu attempts collective sale again at $148m reserve price...

A previous en bloc bid to 2018 was halted after property cooling measures were announced in July that year.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

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