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 2022-05-12 18:20 

Jakarta Post

Raja Ampat coastal community on frontline of defending coral reefs Raja Ampat, which means "Four Kings," comprises four big islands -- Batanta, Salawati, Mis....
 2022-05-12 18:16 

Jakarta Post

Cambodian fishermen hook giant endangered stingray Cambodian fishermen on the Mekong River got a shock when they inadvertently hooked an endangered gia....
 2022-05-12 18:14 

Jakarta Post

'Star Wars' ship, Elvis suit among film items headed for auction From a Star Wars X-Wing spacecraft model to a Thor hammer, a treasure trove of e....
 2022-05-12 18:13 

Today Online

[ Singapore ]

Five wounded as Turkey hit by rockets fired from Syria -ministry...

ISTANBUL : Kurdish militants fired rockets and mortar shells from Syria in an attack on a military border post in southeast Turkey on Thursday, wounding four Turkish soldiers and a civilian, the Turkish Defence Ministry said.It said the Turkish military c...

 2022-05-12 18:10 

Channel NewsAsia

Privacy advocates slam Mexico court ruling over access to bank data...

MEXICO CITY : A Mexican Supreme Court ruling giving the country's finance agencies automatic access to citizens' and companies' banking information sparked outrage on Thursday from privacy advocates and others.The court decision came after a b...

 2022-05-12 18:07 

Jakarta Post

Biggest white diamond auctioned fetches US$21.9 million "The Rock", the biggest white diamond ever auctioned, sold for 21.7 million Swiss francs....
 2022-05-12 18:03 

Today Online

[ Singapore ]

More foreign workers needed: Reclassify businesses in services sector to tackle manpower crunch, industry leader says...

SINGAPORE — The Singapore Business Federation (SBF) wants the Government and related stakeholders to review the classifications within the services sector, so that businesses reliant on foreign manpower can hire more of these workers or redeploy wor...

 2022-05-12 18:01 

Channel NewsAsia

US lawmakers ask tech companies to archive evidence of potential Russian war crimes, NBC reports...

Four Democratic lawmakers have sent letters to the CEOs of YouTube, TikTok, Twitter and Facebook-owner Meta asking them to archive content that could be used as evidence of Russian war crimes in Ukraine, NBC reported on Thursday. The letters were signed b...

 2022-05-12 18:01 

Channel NewsAsia

US lawmakers ask tech companies to archive evidence of potential Russian war crimes...

Four Democratic lawmakers on Thursday asked the CEOs of YouTube, TikTok, Twitter and Facebook owner Meta Platforms Inc to archive content that could be used as evidence of suspected Russian war crimes in Ukraine.Ukraine and the West say Russian troops hav...

 2022-05-12 18:00 

Jakarta Post

Winning MIFF vertical films lend new angles to religiosity in Indonesia With fresh ideas and a more down-to-earth approach, short vertical films are getting their message a....
 2022-05-12 17:58 

Jakarta Post

Health Ministry, Republic of Indonesia, leads ASEAN Health Ministers Meeting The Health Ministry leads the 15th ASEAN Health Ministers Meeting (AHMM) in Nusa Dua, Bali, from May....
 2022-05-12 17:54 

Manila Bulletin

Why is there a parallel count being conducted by PPCRV?...

All eyes have been on the Parish Pastoral Council for Responsible Voting (PPCRV) days after the partial and unofficial tally of the election results came out, but contrary to the knowledge of many, the poll watchdog is not conducting a manual vote count b...

 2022-05-12 17:50 

Jakarta Post

Chinese findings on Mars suggest water existed for longer on planet's surface According to an analysis of data sent back by the rover, Zhurong, signs of water were detected in sa....
 2022-05-12 17:48 

The Strait Times

Russia could cut gas supply to Finland on Friday: Report...

Finland has angered Moscow by saying it will apply to join the Western defence alliance Nato...

 2022-05-12 17:33 

Philippine Star

Palace transition team formed but talks on hold until winner proclaimed...
 2022-05-12 17:31 

Antara News

[ Indonesia ]

PBHRI urges govt to comply with halal vaccine verdict - ANTARA News...

Chief of the North Sumatra Revolutionary Legal Aid Post (PBHRI), Achmad Sandry Nasution, has urged the government to comply with the Supreme Court's ......

 2022-05-12 17:30 

Manila Standard

NICKEL ASIA CORPORATION: Notice of Annual Stockholders' Meeting...

The post NICKEL ASIA CORPORATION: Notice of Annual Stockholders' Meeting appeared first on Manila Standard ....

 2022-05-12 17:26 

Jakarta Post

Macquarie-led group gains $610m stake in Bersama Digital Infrastructure Macquarie says it finds Southeast Asia's digital infrastructure sector "very attractive&quo....
 2022-05-12 17:23 

ABS-CBN

Hontiveros lone opposition bet poised to secure Senate spot...

Experts expressed concerns over the possible Senate composition in the upcoming 19th Congress....

 2022-05-12 17:20 

ABS-CBN

PNP naglabas ng sketch ng suspek sa pagpatay ng kapitan sa Pampanga...

Nag-alok ang gobernador ng Pampanga ng ?800,000 pabuya para sa sinumang makapagtuturo sa kinaroroonan ng mga suspek....

 2022-05-12 17:19 

Antara News

[ Indonesia ]

Education Minister to draft regulations for nurturing young athletes - ANTARA News...

Education, Culture, Research, and Technology Minister Nadiem Makarim will develop regulations to help young athletes focus on developing their talents and ......

 2022-05-12 17:12 

Antara News

[ Indonesia ]

Indonesia denounces shooting of Palestinian Al Jazeera journalist - ANTARA News...

The Indonesian Government strongly denounces the reported shooting of Palestinian Al Jazeera journalist, Shireen Abu Akleh, by Israeli soldiers, spokesperson ......

 2022-05-12 17:10 

Manila Standard

Sneakers for Makati : AB4.0...

The post Sneakers for Makati : AB4.0 appeared first on Manila Standard ....

 2022-05-12 17:05 

Manila Standard

Biden, Xi congratulate Marcos...

Both look to stronger political, trade ties with incoming administration United States President Joe Biden and Chinese President Xi Jinping, along with ambassadors and political leaders from various countries, have conveyed their intention to strengthen a...

 2022-05-12 17:03 

Jakarta Post

PREMIUM Disney profit slips but streaming TV subscribers jump Disney said its profit slipped in the recently ended quarter but its television streaming service an....
 2022-05-12 17:02 

Antara News

[ Indonesia ]

Tourism Ministry tasked with organizing recreational sports festivals - ANTARA News...

Tourism and Creative Economy Minister Sandiaga Salahuddin Uno has said that his ministry has been asked to create national and international recreational ......

 2022-05-12 17:01 

Channel NewsAsia

Man City wary of Hammer blow as title beckons...

LONDON : Manchester City travel to West Ham United on Sunday for a game that could see Pep Guardiola's men put one hand, and perhaps a few fingers as well, on a fourth Premier League title in five years.With rivals Liverpool playing Chelsea in the FA ...

 2022-05-12 17:00 

Manila Standard

Sara accepts DepEd position, sets work on skills learning...

Presumptive vice president and Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte of Lakas-Christian Muslim Democrats (CMD) has accepted the offer of winning presidential candidate Ferdinand "Bongbong" Marcos Jr. for her to be secretary of the Department of Education ...

 2022-05-12 16:56 

Channel NewsAsia

Bailout of troubled government-linked company, Malaysia's future among issues raised in Anwar-Najib debate...

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia's opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim and former prime minister Najib Razak squared off in a live debate on Thursday (May 12) night. The 90-minute debate centred on w...

 2022-05-12 16:55 

Channel NewsAsia

Demare makes it back-to-back Giro stage victories in sensational finish...

SCALEA, Italy : Frenchman Arnaud Demare came through on the line to make it back-to-back victories at the Giro d'Italia after taking stage six, a 192-kilometre (119-mile) ride from Palmi to Scalea, on Thursday.Demare, of GroupamaFDJ, was expected to g...

 2022-05-12 16:55 

Manila Standard

PH economy robust, up by 8.3% in Q1 this year...

The country's gross domestic product (GDP) surpassed the pre-pandemic level as it grew by 8.3 percent in the first quarter this year, a strong reversal of the 3.8-percent contraction in the same period last year, as the economy reopened with the wanin...

 2022-05-12 16:53 

Channel NewsAsia

Liverpool's Fabinho to miss FA Cup final with injury...

Liverpool defensive midfielder Fabinho will miss Saturday's FA Cup final against Chelsea at Wembley due to a muscular injury but the Brazilian could return for their remaining matches, manager Juergen Klopp said.Fabinho was forced off injured in the f...

 2022-05-12 16:53 

Manila Bulletin

Archbishop Villegas lauds 'heroic' PPCRV volunteers in UST...

Lingayen-Dagupan Archbishop Socrates Villegas turned emotional after seeing the volunteers during his visit at the Parish Pastoral Council for Responsible Voting (PPCRV) Command Center at the University of Santo Tomas (UST) in Manila on Thursday, May 12. ...

 2022-05-12 16:51 

Vietnam News

Market falls deeply, VN-Index loses 63 points...

The stock market finished lower on Thursday, reversing its previous course due to a strong sell-off with many large-cap stocks hitting floor prices....

 2022-05-12 16:50 

Manila Bulletin

This one-stop beauty and wellness shop helps you live a better life...

With proceeds that go to their chosen foundations, too! Beauty isn't only skin deep, because achieving the most beautiful version of yourself entails a lifestyle choice. The turn of the century has brought us back to ancient times and how they value w...

 2022-05-12 16:50 

Manila Standard

NUP endorses Romualdez as House Speaker...

The National Unity Party (NUP) endorsed Thursday House Majority Leader and Leyte 1st District Rep. Martin Romualdez as House Speaker of the incoming 19th Congress. "In a consultation with the NUP Members of the House of Representatives it was unanimou...

 2022-05-12 16:46 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

Malaysia eliminated by India in Thomas Cup quarter-final...
 2022-05-12 16:45 

Manila Standard

Duterte believes no poll irregularities but asks alleged cheating be probed...

Despite some groups' allegations of electoral fraud, President Rodrigo Duterte said he is convinced there was no cheating or other voting irregularities in the May 9 polls. "To be honest, I did not see any cheating and I will not allow cheating,&#...

 2022-05-12 16:43 

The Strait Times

US, South Korea condemn North Korean ballistic missile launches...

North Korea fired three ballistic missiles towards the sea off its east coast on Thursday (May 12).. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2022-05-12 16:42 

Jakarta Post

PREMIUM The 1997 chess game that thrust AI into the spotlight May 11, 1997 was a watershed for the relationship between man and machine, when the artificial intel....
 2022-05-12 16:40 

Manila Standard

Palace forms transition team to hand over reins of govt...

The government on Thursday named the members of the transition team that will hand over the reins to the incoming administration led by presumptive President Ferdinand Marcos Jr. Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea, who will lead the turnover team, sai...

 2022-05-12 16:37 

The Strait Times

Kyiv accuses Russian forces of war crime in east Ukraine village...

An investigation into a war crime and premeditated murder has been opened, according to prosecutors.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2022-05-12 16:37 

Channel NewsAsia

World Cup awards show US is rugby's 'golden nugget'...

LONDON: The United States and the women's game have been identified as massive potential growth areas for rugby and awarding the 2031 men's and 2035 women's World Cups to the US is recognition of both, World Rugby (WR) officials said on Thursd...

 2022-05-12 16:36 

Antara News

[ Indonesia ]

Indonesia urges ASEAN nations to address health emergency - ANTARA News...

Indonesia has urged all ASEAN countries to prepare to cope with the public health emergency situation."We must show that all ASEAN health sectors ......

 2022-05-12 16:35 

Jakarta Post

US says still against Taiwan independence after "fact sheet" change "We do not support Taiwan independence and we have repeatedly made this clear both in public an....
 2022-05-12 16:35 

Manila Standard

Rody to BBM: Initiate Charter change, drop party-list system...

President Rodrigo Duterte urged his successor to initiate Constitutional amendments and abolish the party-list system in the country's legislature. The 77-year-old Duterte encouraged the country's next leader—presumptive President Ferdinand ...

 2022-05-12 16:35 

Manila Bulletin

QCPD chief denies alleged harassment of students, reminds public to check accuracy of social media posts...

Quezon City Police District (QCPD) director Brig. Gen. Remus Medina called on the public to always check the accuracy and truthfulness of all information they read on social media. Medina made the call on Thursday, May 12, as he denied a social media post...

 2022-05-12 16:34 

Philippine Star

Comelec junks motion appealing dismissed DQ case vs Marcos Jr....
 2022-05-12 16:34 

Philippine Star

PPCRV reports '100% match' in 16,820 election returns encoded so far...
 2022-05-12 16:34 

Philippine Star

Senatorial proclamation eyed next week...

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