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 2022-01-13 00:30 

Philippine Star

RRHI opens 900th Southstar Drug branch as part of "strategic expansion" push...
 2022-01-13 00:30 

Philippine Star

DITO is down 70% this year, how could it possibly be considered for inclusion into the PSEi?...
 2022-01-13 00:29 

Malay Mail Online

When it snows in Hokkaido, it's time for the smoky flavours of 'robatayaki'...

HOKKAIDO, Jan 13 — It's freezing in Hokkaido. Winter in Japan's northernmost island is serious business, with temperatures dropping to as low as -6C when it's cold. Which means that staying warm with hot food is a necessity but more than...

 2022-01-13 00:29 

Channel NewsAsia

Indonesia allows 37 loaded coal vessels to depart -ministry statement...

JAKARTA : Indonesia, the world's biggest thermal coal exporter, has allowed 37 loaded coal vessels to depart after they secured approvals from authorities, the Coordinating Ministry of Maritime and Investment Affairs said on Thursday.In a statement, t...

 2022-01-13 00:29 

Channel NewsAsia

Indonesia relaxes export ban to allow 37 coal vessels to depart...

JAKARTA : Indonesia, the world's biggest thermal coal exporter, has allowed 37 loaded coal vessels to depart after they secured approvals from authorities, the Coordinating Ministry of Maritime and Investment Affairs said on Thursday.In a statement, t...

 2022-01-13 00:29 

Malay Mail Online

Treasury Dept: US deficit falls 34pc in October-December quarter...

WASHINGTON, Jan 13 The US budget deficit shrank in the first three months of the fiscal year amid a surge in taxes paid by individuals and corporations, the Treasury Department said yesterday. As the economic recovery from the Covid-19 pandemic......

 2022-01-13 00:29 

Channel NewsAsia

Indonesia relaxes export ban to allow 37 coal vessels to depart...

JAKARTA: Indonesia, the world's biggest thermal coal exporter, has allowed 37 loaded coal vessels to depart after they secured approvals from authorities, the Coordinating Ministry of Maritime and Investment Affairs said on Thursday (Jan 13).In a stat...

 2022-01-13 00:25 

The Strait Times

Digital pound could hit financial stability and erode privacy, UK lawmakers warn...

Britain's central bank and Finance Ministry said in November they would hold a consultation this year on whether to move forward on a central bank digital currency.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2022-01-13 00:24 

Channel NewsAsia

A third of commodity-hungry firms have no deforestation policy - report...

LONDON : A third of the 350 companies most exposed to commodities such as palm oil, beef and timber have no policies to ensure their products are not fuelling deforestation, a report by NGO Global Canopy showed on Thursday.Protecting the world's fores...

 2022-01-13 00:24 

Channel NewsAsia

Digital pound could hit financial stability and erode privacy, UK lawmakers warn...

LONDON : A digital pound used by consumers could harm financial stability, raise the cost of credit and erode privacy, though a version for wholesale use in the financial sector demands greater appraisal, British lawmakers said on Thursday. Britain's ...

 2022-01-13 00:22 

Bangkok Post

Cops probe deaths of two foreigners...

An autopsy was being performed on Wednesday on a Frenchman found dead at a house in Phuket early this week while the case of a Norwegian who apparently fell to his death at a Chon Buri condominium was also being investigated, police said....

 2022-01-13 00:20 

Malay Mail Online

Study: One of the oldest human fossils just got older...

PARIS, Jan 13 — One of the oldest known Homo sapiens fossils may be more than 35,000 years older than previously thought, according to a study on Wednesday that used volcanic ash to date the find. Kibish Omo I, first unearthed in Ethiopia in 1967,.....

 2022-01-13 00:19 

The Strait Times

French teachers to strike over 'chaotic' Covid-19 strategy for schools...

They and school administrators have struggled to keep up with new testing rules, announced at year end but changed twice since following criticism.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2022-01-13 00:18 

Malay Mail Online

Dollar slumps as US inflation surge comes in line with expectations...

NEW YORK, Jan 13 The dollar fell to a two-month low against a basket of currencies on Wednesday after data, which showed an expected surge in US consumer prices in December, fell short of offering any new impetus for the Federal Reserve's policy......

 2022-01-13 00:16 

Malay Mail Online

Malaysia records 15 more Covid-19 deaths, including six brought-in-dead cases...

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 13 — Malaysia's Covid-19 deaths rose by another 15 cases as of midnight, putting the overall tally at 31,738 since the pandemic began. Six of the latest fatalities recorded were people who died before reaching hospitals. The......

 2022-01-13 00:15 

Malay Mail Online

Londoners call on UK's Johnson to quit over lockdown 'party'...

LONDON, Jan 13 — Britons in London on Wednesday called for Prime Minister Boris Johnson to step down after he apologised in parliament for attending a drinks gathering in his Downing Street office during lockdown. Opposition leader Keir Starmer......

 2022-01-13 00:15 

Channel NewsAsia

California warns of possible oversight of Tesla tests...

NEW YORK: California has informed Tesla it is considering stricter regulation of the electric carmaker's driving assistance tools currently being tested on public roads, following videos posted online of disturbing episodes.Several clips on YouTube an...

 2022-01-13 00:13 

Malay Mail Online

WHO: Omicron especially dangerous for unvaccinated...

GENEVA, Jan 13 — The Omicron variant of Covid-19 is dangerous — and especially so for those who have not been vaccinated against the disease, the World Health Organization warned Wednesday. The WHO said the global surge in cases was being driv...

 2022-01-13 00:10 

Malay Mail Online

IMF's Georgieva sees US inflation declining in second quarter...

WASHINGTON, Jan 12 Inflation in the United States is expected to decline in the second quarter of this year, International Monetary Fund Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva said yesterday. "This is subject to dealing with supply chain......

 2022-01-13 00:09 

The Strait Times

Investor group warns EU against labelling gas investments as green...

BRUSSELS (REUTERS) - A coalition of investors managing 50 trillion euros ($76.8 trillion) has warned the European Union not to label natural gas investments as sustainable, saying Brussels' draft plan to do so would weaken its global leadership on gre...

 2022-01-13 00:09 

Channel NewsAsia

RBNZ Deputy Governor Bascand left role early after rule breach, says cenbank...

SYDNEY : New Zealand's central bank said on Thursday that Deputy Governor Geoff Bascand has left his role earlier than planned after breaching the bank's rules by sharing information about a leadership reorganisation with a third party. Bascand, w...

 2022-01-13 00:05 

ABS-CBN

Sunog sumiklab sa isang minimart sa Novaliches...

Natupok ang isang minimart sa Novaliches, Quezon City Miyerkules ng gabi....

 2022-01-13 00:04 

Channel NewsAsia

Prince Andrew must face sex abuse accuser's lawsuit: US judge...

NEW YORK: Britain's Prince Andrew failed to persuade a US judge to dismiss Virginia Giuffre's lawsuit accusing the Duke of York of sexually abusing her when she was a teenager....

 2022-01-13 00:04 

The Strait Times

California may tighten restrictions on Tesla's tests after disturbing videos...

Clips show drivers testing self-driving tools suddenly having to regain control. . Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2022-01-13 00:02 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

Game for Sea Games job...
 2022-01-13 00:01 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

Peng Soon off to winning start with new partner...
 2022-01-13 00:00 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

Pay up by Jan 31 or else......
 2022-01-13 00:00 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

OCM looking at positives...
 2022-01-12 23:56 

Jakarta Post

Saudi sex harasser named and shamed under new law A court in the Muslim holy city of Medina ordered the public identification of Yasser Muslim Al-Araw....
 2022-01-12 23:54 

Channel NewsAsia

Japan to keep FY2025 target for balancing budget in review -Mainichi...

TOKYO : Japan will stick to its fiscal 2025 target for balancing its budget when it reviews the timeframe for the goal in coming weeks, the Mainichi reported on Thursday, in an early victory for proponents of bringing the country's fiscal house in ord...

 2022-01-12 23:54 

Malay Mail Online

Denmark to offer fourth vaccine dose to vulnerable...

COPENHAGEN, Jan 13 — The Danish government on Wednesday proposed a fourth Covid vaccine dose for highly vulnerable people, amid a spike in cases of the Omicron variant. Health Minister Magnus Heunicke said the move marked a "new chapter" in....

 2022-01-12 23:53 

The Strait Times

China's true unemployment pain masked by official numbers...

The country's steady jobless rate is masking pain in the labour market that leaders will find hard to ignore as they look to stimulate the economy in a crucial political year.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2022-01-12 23:53 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

Don't neglect self care...
 2022-01-12 23:53 

Malay Mail Online

Fed reports signs businesses are seeing price surge ebb...

WASHINGTON, Jan 13 More American businesses began seeing prices fall or stabilise as 2021 drew to a close, the Federal Reserve said yesterday, offering hope that the wave of inflation the United States endured last year could be subsiding.......

 2022-01-12 23:51 

Malay Mail Online

London exhibition for heir to British crown's watercolours...

LONDON, Jan 13 — The largest collection of watercolours by Queen Elizabeth II's eldest son and heir, Prince Charles, have gone on display in Britain. The 79 works feature snow-capped Scottish mountains and the Welsh countryside, French Provencal...

 2022-01-12 23:46 

Malay Mail Online

Wall Street closes higher as inflation data supports Fed bets...

NEW YORK, Jan 13 US stock indexes rose yesterday after data showed that while US inflation was at its highest in decades, it largely met economists' expectations, cooling some fears that the Federal Reserve would have to pull back support even......

 2022-01-12 23:44 

Malay Mail Online

US study: Reduced hospitalisation risk, shorter stays for Omicron patients...

WASHINGTON, Jan 13 — A preliminary US study of nearly 70,000 Covid positive people showed a substantially reduced risk of hospitalisation and death from Omicron even after controlling for growing population immunity levels. People infected with......

 2022-01-12 23:41 

Malay Mail Online

Poll: 58pc of Americans believe US democracy in danger of collapse...

WASHINGTON, Jan 13 — One year after the storming of the US Capitol by supporters of Donald Trump, six out of 10 Americans believe the country's democracy is in danger of collapse, according to a poll released Wednesday. Seventy-six per cent of.....

 2022-01-12 23:39 

Channel NewsAsia

Britain and India to formally launch trade talks...

LONDON: Britain and India will on Thursday (Jan 13) formally launch free trade agreement talks in New Delhi, seeking freer movement of goods and people with a deal projected to increase bilateral trade by billions of pounds.Britain has made a deal with In...

 2022-01-12 23:38 

Malay Mail Online

S.Africa parliament fire suspect charged with terrorism...

CAPE TOWN, Jan 13 — A man suspected of starting a fire that gutted South Africa's parliament made a second court appearance on Tuesday to face a new charge of terrorism, in addition to robbery and arson charges. Zandile Christmas Mafe, 49, was.....

 2022-01-12 23:38 

Malay Mail Online

Global stocks up, dollar down; US inflation data surges as forecast...

NEW YORK, Jan 13 World stocks rose yesterday while US Treasury yields and the dollar fell, after the latest US inflation data showed price pressures surging but within expectations, apparently suggesting the Federal Reserve will not have to hike......

 2022-01-12 23:37 

Malay Mail Online

Fathers — the other half of parents...

JANUARY 13 — "Will you help me? I want to see more of my son." An old friend called and asked me to write about him wanting to spend more time with his child. His wife left him last year and he's been relegated to short supervised weekly...

 2022-01-12 23:36 

Channel NewsAsia

Powering up to the next level in deep tech...

In a job market defined by rising demand for new skills, talent programmes like Power are helping workers of today create new routes to success....

 2022-01-12 23:36 

Malay Mail Online

French police arrest man over 2012 Alps killing of British family...

GRENOBLE, Jan 13 — French police Wednesday detained a man over the 2012 killing of a British family of Iraqi origin in a remote Alpine region, prosecutors said, a rare development in one of France's most notorious unsolved cold cases. The arrest...

 2022-01-12 23:32 

Channel NewsAsia

What do Joanne Peh, Sheila Sim and other celebrity mums read to their kids?...

From tried-and-tested classics to fun modern tales, these are the kids' books that six local celebrity mothers and their offspring enjoy flipping through together....

 2022-01-12 23:32 

Malay Mail Online

What next for Prince Andrew? US sex assault lawsuit explained...

NEW YORK, Jan 13 — Britain's Prince Andrew is stuck between a rock and a hard place: He either settles out of court with his sexual assault accuser or endures a grilling by lawyers under oath, experts say. After New York judge Lewis Kaplan ruled...

 2022-01-12 23:32 

Manila Bulletin

Final trailer of 'Scream' boasts early rave reactions...

'Scream' "Horror fan or not, this movie is just awesome." Watch the final trailer for Paramount Pictures' all-new Scream and see what critics are screaming about! Twenty-five years after a streak of brutal murders shocked the quiet tow...

 2022-01-12 23:31 

The Strait Times

SGX to offer energy metals derivatives as demand for electric vehicles rises...

Derivative contracts for cobalt metal, cobalt hydroxide, lithium carbonate and lithium hydroxide are expected to be launched in the first half of 2022.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2022-01-12 23:31 

Malay Mail Online

Ndombele dropped because of 'club line', says Conte...

LONDON, Jan 13 — Tottenham manager Antonio Conte admitted he followed the "club line" after dropping Tanguy Ndombele for Wednesday's League Cup semi-final defeat against Chelsea. Ndombele was booed off by Tottenham fans when he was......

 2022-01-12 23:30 

Bangkok Post

Call for delay of new tourist entry fee...

The new 300-baht tourism fee due to take effect in April is drawing mixed reactions from tourism operators as the recovery remains tepid and fragile....

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