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 2022-07-05 04:19 

Malay Mail Online

Israeli PM to press France on Iran, warn Hezbollah 'playing with fire'...

JERUSALEM, July 5 Israeli Prime Minister Yair Lapid will press French President Emmanuel Macron today for a tougher......

 2022-07-05 04:19 

The Strait Times

Wheat war: Ukraine conflict raises hunger fears...

Wheat is milled into flour to make a huge range of foods, from bread to pasta to desserts. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2022-07-05 04:18 

Channel NewsAsia

China mulls dipping into pork reserves to rein in costs...

BEIJING: Chinese authorities could dip into strategic pork reserves in a bid to rein in prices of the staple meat, Beijing's top economic planner said on Tuesday (Jul 5). Pork prices in the world's second-biggest economy spiked late last month, wi...

 2022-07-05 04:16 

Today Online

[ Singapore ]

Hong Kong considers shorter Covid-19 quarantine for travellers: Lee...

HONG KONG — Hong Kong will look into shortening Covid-19 quarantine requirements for travellers, while still aiming to curb the spread of the virus and prevent hospitals from being overwhelmed, the city's new leader John Lee said on Tuesday (Jul...

 2022-07-05 04:12 

Channel NewsAsia

OCBC phishing scam: Man gets reformative training for money laundering...

SINGAPORE: A 21-year-old man linked to the OCBC phishing scams last year was on Tuesday (Jul 5) sentenced to reformative training for at least a year. Leong Jun Xian is the first to be dealt with by the court among those accused of being involved in the s...

 2022-07-05 04:10 

Manila Bulletin

Sec. Remulla names De Lemos NBI OIC...

NBI Officer-in-Charge Medardo G. De Lemos Justice Secretary Jesus Crispin C. Remulla has appointed Assistant Director Medardo G. De Lemos as officer-in-charge of the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI). In the Department Order issued last July 1, Remul...

 2022-07-05 04:09 

Today Online

[ Singapore ]

#trending: After quick rise to fame, Cathay busker Jeff Ng faces backlash, accusations of buying followers...

SINGAPORE — Netizens are speculating if busker Jeff Ng of recent TikTok fame has been buying followers on Instagram in a bid to maintain a large group of followers after allegations of his abusive and unprofessional behaviour surfaced over the weeke...

 2022-07-05 04:09 

The Strait Times

EU set to ease IPO rules to lure $65.5 billion in deep tech funding...

BRUSSELS (BLOOMBERG) - The European Union wants to increase the number of deep tech start-ups in Europe by attracting 45 billion euros (S$65.5 billion) in private money and making it easier for founders to keep control of a firm once it goes public. Read ...

 2022-07-05 04:01 

Malay Mail Online

US competitive eater Joey Chestnut downs 63 hotdogs to win Nathan's title for 15th time (VIDEO)...

KUALA LUMPUR, July 5 — American competitive eater Joseph Christian Chestnut ate his way to his 15th win in the Nathan's......

 2022-07-05 04:01 

Malay Mail Online

American competitive eater Joey Chestnut wins his 15th Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest with 63 hotdogs (VIDEO)...

KUALA LUMPUR, July 5 — American competitive eater Joseph Christian Chestnut ate his way to his 15th win in the Nathan's......

 2022-07-05 04:00 

Manila Standard

Sydney floods force thousands more to flee...

Rain-swollen rivers spilled mud-brown waters across swathes of Sydney on Tuesday, swamping homes and roads while forcing thousands to flee. Emergency services have now instructed about 50,000 people to evacuate or to prepare to escape the rising waters in...

 2022-07-05 03:59 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

Malaysia's first ever bond priced against MYOR, from Cagamas...
 2022-07-05 03:58 

Channel NewsAsia

Man jailed for taking nude videos of ex-girlfriend with spy camera...

SINGAPORE: A man was jailed for eight weeks on Tuesday (Jul 5) for taking nude videos of his ex-girlfriend with a spy camera in the room that they used to share. The 48-year-old man pleaded guilty to one charge of insulting the woman's modesty. Anothe...

 2022-07-05 03:57 

Channel NewsAsia

Hong Kong considers shorter COVID-19 quarantine for travellers: Lee...

HONG KONG: Hong Kong will look into shortening COVID-19 quarantine requirements for travellers, while still aiming to curb the spread of the virus and prevent hospitals from being overwhelmed, the city's new leader John Lee said on Tuesday (Jul 5). Le...

 2022-07-05 03:57 

The Strait Times

Putin's war throws crucial EU vote on 'green' gas into doubt...

Ukraine says it would benefit Russia and perpetuate European reliance on its gas supplies. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2022-07-05 03:56 

Malay Mail Online

Bursa Malaysia broadly lower at mid-morning...

KUALA LUMPUR, July 5 — Bursa Malaysia was almost flat at mid-morning due to dissipating buying momentum.At 11.02am, th......

 2022-07-05 03:53 

Channel NewsAsia

KFC marks 45 years in Singapore with immersive installation and fried chicken party...

The fried chicken joint will be using the installation and celebrations to also mark International Fried Chicken Day, and promises something for fans of all ages....

 2022-07-05 03:51 

Phnom Penh Post

Moscow will have to choose either guns or butter...

Are the sanctions against Russia useful? Yes, they are already hitting Vladimir Putin and his accomplices hard and their effects on the Russian economy will increase over time....

 2022-07-05 03:51 

Channel NewsAsia

Officials investigate racist abuse allegations at Edgbaston test...

Warwickshire County Cricket Club said officials are investigating allegations of racist behaviour among members of the crowd at Edgbaston on the fourth day of the fifth test between England and India.A number of supporters said on Twitter they had been ta...

 2022-07-05 03:50 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

#Showbiz: Alan Walker, DJ Soda to headline first Borneo Music Festival Live 2022...
 2022-07-05 03:48 

Today Online

[ Singapore ]

OCBC phishing scam: Youth who helped overseas syndicates launder money given reformative training...

SINGAPORE — A 21-year-old man was sentenced to a minimum of 12 months' reformative training on Tuesday (July 5) for laundering cash for unidentified fraudsters, who had pulled off the spate of high-profile phishing scams which hit OCBC Bank betw...

 2022-07-05 03:48 

Manila Bulletin

PICPA: The professional organization of CPAs...

The Philippine Institute of Certified Accountants (or PICPA) is the professional organization of Certified Public Accountants (or CPAs) in the Philippines. It has been awarded five times as Professional Regulation Commission's most outstanding Accredi...

 2022-07-05 03:46 

Phnom Penh Post

PM starts Samdech Techo Project for Mine Action fundraising drive...

Prime Minister Hun Sen on July 4 established the "Samdech Techo Project for Mine Action" (STP-MA) fundraising drive after the huge response following his call for the private sector to join the government in demining efforts....

 2022-07-05 03:46 

Phnom Penh Post

Higher education leaders tour US...

With support from the US Department of State, 10 Cambodian leaders in higher education participated in the 10-day International Visitors Leadership Programme (IVLP) in three US states from June 19 to July 1....

 2022-07-05 03:46 

Phnom Penh Post

Cambodia marks 71st UNESCO anniversary...

Prime Minister Hun Sen on July 3 celebrated the 71st anniversary of Cambodia becoming a member of UNESCO, with three temple sites in the Kingdom currently featuring on the UN agency's World Heritage List....

 2022-07-05 03:46 

Manila Bulletin

Kalayaan College signs off after 22 years of service...

The President of Kalayaan College, a private and non-sectarian institution founded by University of the Philippines (UP) professors, announced that they will be ending the institution's operations due to "continuing financial losses." The inst...

 2022-07-05 03:45 

Phnom Penh Post

Myanmar's SAC refuses to allow Sokhonn to meet Aung San Suu Kyi...

Foreign minister and ASEAN special envoy on Myanmar Prak Sokhonn was unable to meet with former civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi due to unspecified "judicial procedures" cited by the ruling State Administration Council (SAC)....

 2022-07-05 03:44 

Phnom Penh Post

Thailand's PTT, local natural gas firm join forcesto promote LNG...

Thai state-run energy giant PTT Pcl and Cambodia Natural Gas Corp Ltd (CNGC) are working together to promote investment in the Cambodian liquefied natural gas (LNG) sector, as an alternative, more environmentally-friendly fuel that presents a host of futu...

 2022-07-05 03:44 

Phnom Penh Post

China exports eyed as red corn markets thrive...

The prices of red corn have risen significantly in provinces along the Thai border as the year's first harvest season kicks off, while Chinese investors look into exporting the pumpkin-hued cultivar to China, according to the top Battambang provincial...

 2022-07-05 03:44 

Manila Bulletin

Five things you can do with ShopeePay...

Nowadays, there are mobile apps for just about everything, even for activities like shopping or making financial transactions that we previously could not do online. With thousands of apps available for our use, it's best to choose one with different ...

 2022-07-05 03:44 

Phnom Penh Post

Dam bulldozer impounded...

A Siem Reap Provincial Court prosecutor has placed a man in pre-trial detention for illegally bulldozing flooded forest land....

 2022-07-05 03:43 

Phnom Penh Post

Son Chhay ready to face court's questioning...

The Phnom Penh Municipal Court has summoned Candlelight Party vice-president Son Chhay for questioning on July 12 over defamation lawsuits filed by the National Election Committee (NEC)....

 2022-07-05 03:43 

Manila Bulletin

Man pinned by cement truck in Muntinlupa...

A man was injured when he was pinned by a cement truck in Barangay Poblacion, Muntinlupa on July 5. Tez Navarro of the Muntinlupa Public Information Office said based on information from the city government's operations center, the man was identified ...

 2022-07-05 03:42 

Malay Mail Online

Russia's Lavrov to visit Hanoi ahead of G20 meeting...

HANOI, July 5 Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov will fly to Hanoi today for a two-day visit to Vietnam before......

 2022-07-05 03:42 

Manila Bulletin

Globe At Home unveils GFiber Unli Plan up to 150Mbps...

Globe continues to beef up its GFiber Unli plans to provide fast, reliable, and strong WiFi connection for the whole family. The company's broadband arm, Globe At Home, has unveiled GFiber Unli Plan 1699 that offers up to 150 Mbps and a free entertain...

 2022-07-05 03:39 

Manila Bulletin

Xiaomi and Leica launch the new 12S Series...

Xiaomi officially unveiled the new Xiaomi 12S Series "co-engineered with Leica." The entire series features different imaging systems jointly developed by Xiaomi and Leica, containing Leica Summicron lenses, and supports Leica imaging profiles, al...

 2022-07-05 03:39 

ABS-CBN

Not 'hearsay': PH history not just about heroes but events - lawmaker...

A lawmaker believes Filipino students' knowledge about the country's history should go beyond personalities but the importance of actual events....

 2022-07-05 03:38 

Manila Bulletin

2 anti-flood structures completed in Pampanga...

Residents of two river channels in Pampanga will now have additional shield from flashflood with the completion of two slope protection structures in two barangays in Floridablanca town. Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) Manuel M. Bonoan said...

 2022-07-05 03:37 

Manila Bulletin

VMware's new products aim to simplify operations...

VMware has recently unveiled VMware vSphere+ and VMware vSAN+ to help organizations bring the benefits of the cloud to their existing on-premises infrastructure with no disruption to their workloads or hosts. Introduced at VMworld 2021 as a technology pre...

 2022-07-05 03:34 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

#TECH: Agoda's third global programming competition is now open for registration...
 2022-07-05 03:33 

ABS-CBN

Phivolcs: Phreatic eruption sa Bulkang Kanlaon posible...

Posibleng magkaroon ng biglaang pagputok ng steam sa Bulkang Kanlaon sa Negros island, sinabi ng Phivolcs....

 2022-07-05 03:33 

Manila Bulletin

DPWH starts construction of PH first science terminal in Taguig...

The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) has started the construction of the country's first ever science terminal building located in Taguig City. DPWH National Capital Regional Director Nomer Abel P. Canlas said the science terminal, which...

 2022-07-05 03:33 

Bangkok Post

Timber cutters arrested with illegal payung wood...

SURIN: Two villagers were arrested with a quantity of payung wood in their possession and charged with illegally felling protected trees in Sangkha district, police said....

 2022-07-05 03:32 

Malay Mail Online

US, China discuss 'severe' economic challenges, supply chains...

BEIJING, July 5 — Top officials from the United States and China held a "candid" video call today to discuss global econ......

 2022-07-05 03:31 

Manila Bulletin

Peugeot set to build new showroom in Alabang...

Executives from Astara (distributor of Peugeot vehicles in the Philippines and Automotive Icon, Inc. hold a groundbreaking ceremony for the upcoming Peugeot Alabang. Peugeot dealer Automotive Icon, Inc. (AII) recently held a ground-breaking ceremony to of...

 2022-07-05 03:31 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

Chinese developer Shimao misses US$1bil bond payment...
 2022-07-05 03:31 

Channel NewsAsia

Exclusive: China plans $75 billion infrastructure fund to revive economy - sources...

BEIJING : China will set up a state infrastructure investment fund worth 500 billion yuan ($74.69 billion) to spur infrastructure spending and revive a flagging economy, two people with knowledge of the matter told Reuters on Tuesday.China's economy h...

 2022-07-05 03:31 

Channel NewsAsia

China to set up state infrastructure fund worth $75 billion - sources...

BEIJING : China will set up a state infrastructure investment fund worth 500 billion yuan ($74.69 billion) to spur infrastructure spending and revive a flagging economy, two people with knowledge of the matter told Reuters on Tuesday.China will issue 2023...

 2022-07-05 03:31 

Channel NewsAsia

Exclusive: China to set up infrastructure fund worth $75 billion to revive economy - sources...

BEIJING : China will set up a state infrastructure investment fund worth 500 billion yuan ($74.69 billion) to spur infrastructure spending and revive a flagging economy, two people with knowledge of the matter told Reuters on Tuesday.China's economy h...

 2022-07-05 03:31 

Channel NewsAsia

Russia's Lavrov to visit Hanoi ahead of G20 meeting...

HANOI: Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov will fly to Hanoi on Tuesday (Jul 5) for a two-day visit to Vietnam before heading to a G20 meeting later this week in Indonesia, the Vietnamese government said. The visit at the invitation of Vietnamese Forei...

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