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 2022-01-25 03:09 

Bangkok Post

NIA to stick with uni startup scheme...

The National Innovation Agency (NIA) has vowed to continue working with 40 universities nationwide to promote entrepreneurism and encourage local businesses and start-ups....

 2022-01-25 03:06 

Philippine Star

Camarines stuns Toledo in PCAP south opener...
 2022-01-25 03:05 

Channel NewsAsia

'Encouraging signs of recovery' even as Singapore's tourism sector hits new lows in 2021: STB...

SINGAPORE: Singapore's tourism numbers hit new lows in 2021, but there have been "encouraging signs of recovery" amid the introduction of vaccinated travel lanes (VTLs) and strong domestic consumption, said the Singapore Tourism Board (STB) on...

 2022-01-25 03:03 

Channel NewsAsia

China's Tencent fires 70 staff, blacklists 13 firms in anti-graft campaign...

SHANGHAI : Tencent Holdings, China's biggest social media and video games company, on Tuesday said it fired nearly 70 staff over bribery and embezzlement incidents last year and named 13 companies it had blacklisted from future contracts.Tencent said ...

 2022-01-25 03:03 

Manila Bulletin

PH observes 'autism week' until Jan 30; CHR urges support to afflicted persons...

Commission-on-Human-Rights The Commission on Human Rights (CHR) urges government agencies to strengthen their services and medical assistance to individuals with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). The call was aired as the country observes the "National ...

 2022-01-25 03:03 

Channel NewsAsia

China's Tencent fires 70 employees, blacklists 13 firms in anti-graft campaign...

SHANGHAI: Tencent Holdings, China's biggest social media and video games company, on Tuesday (Jan 25) said it fired nearly 70 employees over bribery and embezzlement incidents last year and named 13 companies it had blacklisted from future contracts.T...

 2022-01-25 03:02 

Channel NewsAsia

China has confidence to maintain full-year foreign trade operations within reasonable range...

BEIJING : China has confidence that it will maintain full-year foreign trade operations within a reasonable range, Li Xingqian, a commerce ministry official told a news conference on Tuesday. (Reporting by Stella Qiu and Ryan Woo; Editing by Christopher C...

 2022-01-25 03:00 

ABS-CBN

Duterte allows NPA rebels to get COVID-19 jabs 'only if there's excess supply'...

President Duterte has allowed excess COVID-19 shots to be given to fighters of the New People's Army....

 2022-01-25 03:00 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

Rimowa drops carriers for daily use...
 2022-01-25 02:59 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

Puerto Rico statue of Spanish explorer toppled before king's visit...
 2022-01-25 02:57 

Malay Mail Online

Senheng debuts on main market at 90 sen...

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 25 Consumer electrical and electronics retailer, Senheng New Retail Bhd (Senheng) made its debut on the Main Market of Bursa Malaysia today at 90 sen, a discount of 17 sen from its offer price of RM1.07. At the opening bell,......

 2022-01-25 02:55 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

'Half a dozen dead' in Cup of Nations stadium crush: Cameroon state media...
 2022-01-25 02:55 

Malay Mail Online

Report: Pakatan seat distribution for Johor polls based on GE14 wins, says state party chief...

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 25 — Pakatan Harapan's (PH) formula for allocating seats in the coming Johor state election for its component parties is expected to be based on the number of seats won in the 14th general election (GE14). In a Utusan......

 2022-01-25 02:54 

Manila Bulletin

Cold weather grips Greece, snowfall disrupts traffic...

ATHENS An intense cold front was sweeping through Greece on Monday, causing travel disruptions and power outages for several hours in many regions, the local authorities said. A woman walks in the snow at the foot of the Acropolis in Athens, Greece, on Ja...

 2022-01-25 02:53 

Channel NewsAsia

Vivian Balakrishnan to miss Leaders' Retreat in Bintan after receiving COVID-19 health risk warning...

SINGAPORE: Singapore's Minister for Foreign Affairs Vivian Balakrishnan will not travel to Bintan for the fifth Singapore-Indonesia Leaders' Retreat on Tuesday (Jan 25) a...

 2022-01-25 02:53 

Manila Bulletin

Duterte cool with giving COVID-19 jabs to NPA rebels if......

President Duterte said that he is open to giving vaccines to New People's Army (NPA) members so that they won't catch the coronavirus disease (COVID-19). (Photos from Malacaang/ MANILA BULLETIN) However, Dutertespeaking in his weekly "Talk to ...

 2022-01-25 02:48 

Channel NewsAsia

Cash-strapped Chinese developer Shimao sells stake in asset to state-owned partner...

HONG KONG : Chinese property developer Shimao Group joined smaller peer Agile Group to sell its stake in a Guangzhou complex to state-owned partner China Overseas Land & Investment (COLI) in a push to reduce its debt.Shimao, which held a 26.7per cent stak...

 2022-01-25 02:48 

Malay Mail Online

Nutrition and HIV Vishnu Raj Savumthararaj and Hazreen Abdul Majid...

JANUARY 25 Our country currently has an estimated 87,000 people living with HIV (PLHIV). According to the World Health Organisation 2019 progress report on HIV, our national surveillance system notified nearly 78,000 PLHIV, of which 0.4 per cent......

 2022-01-25 02:48 

Manila Bulletin

COVID-19 disrupts education for 37 M in Bangladesh, total cases near 1.7 M...

DHAKA The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) said here Monday that 37 million Bangladesh children had their education disrupted by one of the world's longest pandemic school closures. XINHUA/ MANILA BULLETIN On the International Day of Educat...

 2022-01-25 02:48 

Manila Bulletin

Joshua denies 15m pay-off to step aside for Fury-Osyk...

Anthony Joshua (AFP file photo) Anthony Joshua said Monday "I'm in control of my own destiny" as he insisted reports he had agreed a 15 million ($20 million, 18 million euros) deal to step aside from his world heavyweight title rematch with Ol...

 2022-01-25 02:45 

Manila Bulletin

Gatchalian urges DOE to act on power supply issues before it gets worse...

The Department of Energy (DOE) should buckle down to work and address the power supply situation in the country before it gets worse. Senator Sherwin Gatchalian, chair of the Senate Committee on Energy, said the DOE should not pass the buck since it has t...

 2022-01-25 02:44 

Channel NewsAsia

Japan panel to approve extending COVID-19 curbs to more regions...

The Japanese government's advisory panel is set to approve expanding stricter anti-COVID-19 measures to 18 additional regions on Tuesday (Jan 25), putting more than 70 per cent of the country under restrictions.The Osaka and Kyoto prefectures in weste...

 2022-01-25 02:43 

Malay Mail Online

Teen who stabbed father to death in Singapore condo sentenced to five years' detention...

SINGAPORE, Jan 25 — A teenage boy who stabbed his father to death in a Loyang condominium in 2020 was sentenced yesterday to five years' detention after he pleaded guilty to a reduced charge of culpable homicide not amounting to murder. He had.....

 2022-01-25 02:43 

Manila Bulletin

'Half a dozen dead' in Cup of Nations stadium crush: Cameroon state media...

Cameroon's fans celebrate in Douala, western Cameroon, on January 24, 2022, after Cameroon won the Africa Cup of Nations (CAN) 2021 round of 16 football match between Cameroon and Comoros. (AFP) A crush outside a Cameroon stadium where the host nation...

 2022-01-25 02:42 

Channel NewsAsia

Singapore property watch: Why is Toa Payoh attracting house hunters?...

On the lookout for somewhere decidedly quieter to live as Singapore bustles back to life post-pandemic? There's a whole new array of luxury properties to choose from in Toa Payoh, both in public housing and private property and the ever-improving surr...

 2022-01-25 02:39 

Manila Bulletin

COVID-19 pandemic response main priority but open to attend presidential interviews — Mayor Isko...

Presidential aspirant and Manila Mayor Francisco "Isko Moreno" Domagoso on Monday, Jan. 24, said he will continue to focus on the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic response even as the campaign period nears. PHOTO FROM MAYOR ISKO MORENO'...

 2022-01-25 02:38 

Inquirer.net

[ Philippines ]

P179-M aid so far given to Typhoon Odette survivors...

MANILA, Philippines — Survivors of Typhoon Odette, which has been deemed as one of the most powerful storms to strike the country in 2021, have so far received P179 million in aid from the government, Interior Secretary Eduardo Ao said. READ: Odette...

 2022-01-25 02:37 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

KL Kepong too ambitious?...
 2022-01-25 02:36 

Cebu Daily News

LPA brings rain to Bicol, Visayas and Mindanao — Pagasa...

MANILA, Philippines — The entire Bicol region, Visayas and Mindanao will experience rainy weather on Tuesday due to the low pressure area (LPA) that has entered the Philippine Area of Responsibility, the state weather bureau reported. The LPA is cur...

 2022-01-25 02:35 

Malay Mail Online

Four persons to be charged with breaching Covid-19 rules during impromptu New Year countdown at Singapore's Clarke Quay...

SINGAPORE, Jan 25 — Four people will be charged for allegedly taking part in an impromptu New Year's Eve gathering at Clarke Quay, while another four have been fined in relation to the event that went viral on social media, the Urban......

 2022-01-25 02:34 

Philippine Star

DOTr plans vaccination sites at train stations, ports amid 'no vaccine, no ride' policy...
 2022-01-25 02:34 

Manila Bulletin

'Ella Arcangel' short film wins at Paris International Animation Film Festival...

A feature-length adaptation of the horror-fantasy comic book is also in the works Prolific comic creator and animator Mervin Malonzo's short film adaptation of Julius Villanueva's horror-fantasy graphic novel series just bagged an award from the r...

 2022-01-25 02:32 

The Strait Times

Asia shares, US futures slide as traders fret about Ukraine, rate rises; STI down 1.2%...

NATO said on Monday it was putting forces on standby and reinforcing eastern Europe with more ships and fighter jets.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2022-01-25 02:31 

Manila Bulletin

Australian Open to allow 'Where is Peng Shuai?' shirts after backlash...

The crowd watches as Montenegro's Danka Kovinic serves against Britain's Emma Raducanu during their women's singles match on day four of the Australian Open tennis tournament in Melbourne on January 20, 2022. (AFP) Fans at the Australian Open ...

 2022-01-25 02:30 

Philippine Star

New year, new challenges: Here's how kids can stay safe and warm this 2022...
 2022-01-25 02:29 

Channel NewsAsia

Biden caught insulting Fox News journalist...

WASHINGTON: US President Joe Biden was caught on a live microphone on Monday (Jan 24) calling a Fox News journalist a...

 2022-01-25 02:28 

Malay Mail Online

Greenridge Crescent boys' deaths: Father charged with murder in Singapore, to be remanded and taken back to crime scene...

SINGAPORE, Jan 25 — The father of two 11-year-old boys found dead at a playground in Upper Bukit Timah was charged with murder yesterday. Xavier Yap Jung Houn, 48, faces one charge of murdering one of his sons, Ethan Yap E Chern, between......

 2022-01-25 02:28 

Malay Mail Online

Asian shares, US futures slide as traders fret about Ukraine, rate rises...

HONG KONG, Jan 25 Asian shares and US futures tumbled today after a tumultuous Wall Street session, with investors nervous about the situation in Ukraine and eyeing the US Federal Reserve amid worries about a move to tighter monetary policy......

 2022-01-25 02:28 

Channel NewsAsia

Asian shares, US futures slide as traders fret about Ukraine, rate rises...

HONG KONG : Asian shares and U.S. futures tumbled on Tuesday after a tumultuous Wall Street session, with investors nervous about the situation in Ukraine and eyeing the U.S. Federal Reserve amid worries about a move to tighter monetary policy globally.NA...

 2022-01-25 02:23 

Channel NewsAsia

Moody's upgrades Tesla's rating to Ba1, says outlook positive...

Moody's upgraded Tesla Inc's debt rating by two notches to Ba1 from Ba3 on Monday, reflecting the ratings agency's expectations that Tesla will maintain its position as the leading manufacturer of battery electric vehicles.Tesla will continue ...

 2022-01-25 02:23 

Channel NewsAsia

Moody's expects Tesla to stay at EV leader spot, upgrades to 'Ba1'...

:Moody's upgraded Tesla Inc's debt rating by two notches to...

 2022-01-25 02:20 

Philippine Star

Meet Kaye Martinez: Championing volleyball and sustainability...
 2022-01-25 02:19 

Malay Mail Online

Tokyo stocks open lower with eyes on Ukraine, US Fed...

TOKYO, Jan 25 Tokyo stocks opened lower today with investors remaining cautious over geopolitical risks linked to Ukraine and the US Federal Reserve's decision later this week. The benchmark Nikkei 225 index was down 0.51 per cent, or 140.42......

 2022-01-25 02:19 

Channel NewsAsia

Former radio DJ Dee Kosh to plead guilty to sexual offences...

SINGAPORE: Former radio disc jockey Dee Kosh intends to plead guilty to the sexual offences he has been charged with, a court heard on Tuesday (Jan 25).Lawyers from Eugene Thuraisingam's fi...

 2022-01-25 02:17 

Channel NewsAsia

Logitech's quarterly sales fall 2per cent...

Logitech International reported a 2per cent drop in third-quarter sales as the computer peripherals-maker lapped tough comparisons from a year earlier, when the pandemic triggered booming demand for its products. Sales fell to $1.63 billion in the three m...

 2022-01-25 02:17 

Channel NewsAsia

Logitech reports 2per cent decline in quarterly sales; raises outlook...

:Logitech International reported a 2per cent drop in third-quarter sales as the computer peripherals-maker lapped tough comparisons from a year earlier, when the pandemic boosted demand for its products.However, the maker of keyboards, mice and headsets r...

 2022-01-25 02:15 

Philippine Star

Dingdong Dantes thanks VP Leni office for helping family recover from COVID-19...
 2022-01-25 02:12 

Antara News

[ Indonesia ]

TNI commander apprises lawmakers of strategic changes in Papua - ANTARA News...

Indonesian Military (TNI) Commander, General Andika Perkasa, shared information on strategic changes in the handling of problems in Papua and West Papua ......

 2022-01-25 02:12 

Malay Mail Online

Australian inflation surges in Q4, market bays for rate hikes...

SYDNEY, Jan 25 Australia's core inflation flew to its fastest annual pace since 2014 in the December quarter as fuel and housing costs led broad-based price pressures, a shock that will stoke market speculation of an early hike in interest......

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