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 2018-01-16 10:19 

Malay Mail Online

MBPP terminates service of parking management company...

GEORGE TOWN, Jan 16 — The Penang Island City Council (MBPP) has terminated the service of parking management company, Perkhidmatan Alam Indah Sdn Bhd, effective today. City Mayor Datuk Maimunah Mohd Sharif said the service termination was due...

 2018-01-16 10:18 

The Nation

[ Thailand ]

Nong Khai hit with fog...

Thick fog covered the northeastern province of Nong Khai on Tuesday morning, causing poor visibility....

 2018-01-16 10:18 

The Strait Times

Tennis: Karolina Pliskova makes US$100 to charity for every ace pledge, Caroline Garcia and Johanna Konta also through...

MELBOURNE (AFP) - Former world No. 1 Karolina Pliskova moved smoothly into the second round of the Australian Open with a steady 6-3, 6-4 win over Veronica Cepede Royg on Tuesday (Jan 16).. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-01-16 10:17 

Inquirer.net

[ Philippines ]

CLI beats 2017 reservation sales goal...

Property developer Cebu Landmasters Inc. (CLI) racked up P4.58 billion in reservation sales last year, exceeding its full-year goal, due to the robust take-up of key residential projects.The full-year reservation sales exceeded CLI's goal by 13.75 per...

 2018-01-16 10:16 

Malay Mail Online

Bursa Malaysia turns mixed at close...

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 16 — Bursa Malaysia turned mixed at close today as last-minute buying emerged in selected heavyweights to limit earlier losses, and despite a similar mixed sentiment on regional markets, dealers said.At 5pm, the benchmark...

 2018-01-16 10:16 

Inquirer.net

[ Philippines ]

Zark's, Marinero emerge as favorites in wide-open D-League Aspirants' Cup...

Coming off a breakout showing this past collegiate season, Zark's Burger-Lyceum is expected to be one of the teams-to-beat this upcoming 2018 PBA D-League Aspirants' Cup.With NCAA Season 93 MVP CJ Perez leading the way, the Jawbreakers are hoping ...

 2018-01-16 10:15 

Channel NewsAsia

Philippines' president made call on China's sea research - spokesman...
 2018-01-16 10:14 

Manila Standard

Allies meet over North Korea problem...
 2018-01-16 10:13 

Manila Standard

Several dead in operation to arrest pilot...
 2018-01-16 10:12 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

God has made my life more interesting by the day: Farid Kamil...

PETALING JAYA: Actor Datuk Farid Kamil Zahari has been released on a RM12,000 bail....

 2018-01-16 10:11 

Manila Standard

Torture probe launched after 13 siblings found being held captive in US home...
 2018-01-16 10:11 

Malay Mail Online

Federer breezes through opener in Melbourne...

MELBOURNE, Jan 16 — Defending champion Roger Federer got quickly into his majestic stride with a straight-sets win over Slovenian Aljaz Bedene in his opening match at the Australian Open today.The 36-year-old Swiss turned the evening clash on...

 2018-01-16 10:10 

Philippine Star

Bong Go denies hand in Navy frigate procurement...

MANILA, Philippines — Special Assistant to the President Christopher "Bong" Go on Tuesday denied that he dipped his hands into the Philippine Navy's procurem...

 2018-01-16 10:10 

Manila Standard

HK democracy activists appeal their jail terms...
 2018-01-16 10:09 

Malay Mail Online

Prominent Kosovo Serb politician assassinated...

KOSOVSKA MITROVICA, Jan 16 — Leading Kosovo Serb politician Oliver Ivanovic was killed in a drive-by shooting today that is likely to reignite tensions between Pristina and Belgrade.The assassination occurred on the very day that Serbia and...

 2018-01-16 10:09 

Malay Mail Online

DPM: Unfair and wrong to say only Malays fought for Malaysia...

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 16 — Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Ahmad Zahid Hamidi condemned today a conservative Muslim coalition's claim that only the Malays had fought against communists, British colonialists, and Japanese occupiers.At a press...

 2018-01-16 10:09 

Inquirer.net

[ Philippines ]

Australia offers cash for Great Barrier Reef rescue ideas...

Australia is calling on the world's top scientific minds to help save the Great Barrier Reef, offering hundreds of thousands of dollars to fund research into protecting the world's largest living structure.The UNESCO World Heritage-listed reef is ...

 2018-01-16 10:09 

Today Online

[ Singapore ]

Hydrometric modelling study in the works to raise yield of Johor River: PM Lee, Najib...

Kenneth Cheng 21 min 46 sec ago SINGAPORE — Singapore and Malaysia will carry out a hydrometric modelling study of th...

 2018-01-16 10:07 

Channel NewsAsia

Chinese woman accused of killing corgi after throwing it out of window: Reports...
 2018-01-16 10:07 

The Strait Times

Pos Malaysia issues dog-themed stamps...

KUALA LUMPUR - The first stamp series issued by Malaysia's postal service this year will be themed...

 2018-01-16 10:07 

Manila Bulletin

81-year-old evacuee dies in Albay...

An 81-year-old man died at one of the evacuation centers in Albay as local government units intensified their preemptive evacuation in the face of a threat of destructive eruption from the Mayon Volcano....

 2018-01-16 10:06 

Malay Mail Online

Muguruza labours past French wildcard at Australian Open...

MELBOURNE, Jan 16 — Garbine Muguruza wore heavy strapping on her injured right thigh as she laboured to a 6-4, 6-3 victory against wildcard Jessika Ponchet in the Australian Open first round today.The world number three took an hour and 24...

 2018-01-16 10:05 

Inquirer.net

[ Philippines ]

Park Bo-gum to star in 'Hyori's Bed & Breakfast'...

Love in the Moonlight's Park Bo-gum is back, and this time, he will star in the second season of the JTBC reality show "Hyori's Bed & Breakfast" as a temporary employee.According to reports of K-Pop Herald, Park has been cast as a three-da...

 2018-01-16 10:05 

Channel NewsAsia

Erdogan says Turkish operation in Syria's Afrin to be supported by rebels...
 2018-01-16 10:03 

Channel NewsAsia

Singing the post-natal blues away may help, say researchers...
 2018-01-16 10:01 

The Strait Times

Tennis: Angelique Kerber puts horror year behind her with upturn in form...

(REUTERS) - Angelique Kerber has turned the page on a horror 2017 season and is focused firmly on making a fresh start to her career, the German said after sailing into the second round at Melbourne Park on Tuesday (Jan 16).. Read more at straitstimes.com...

 2018-01-16 10:01 

Tech in Asia

Asia news roundup: Buterin steps away from Fenbushi, $112m for Pony.ai, and more...

A roundup of today's top tech headlines from across the region....

 2018-01-16 10:00 

Inquirer.net

[ Philippines ]

BSP watches PH liquidity levels as banks complain of 'tightness'...

The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas on Tuesday said that liquidity in the local financial system had declined in recent weeks, leaving banks with less investible cash and prompting calls for regulators to accelerate the timetable for reducing statutory bank r...

 2018-01-16 10:00 

The Strait Times

Turkey jails two for life over murder of female Syrian refugee, baby...

ISTANBUL (AFP) - A court in northwest Turkey has sentenced two Turkish men to life in jail over the murder last year of a Syrian woman and her 10-month-old baby in a double killing that shocked the country, media said on Tuesday (Jan 16).. Read more at st...

 2018-01-16 10:00 

Malay Mail Online

Seven French prison guards hurt in new Islamist convict attack...

MONT-DE-MARSAN, Jan 16 — Seven French prison officers were hurt when an Islamist convict attacked them as he resisted a search, while guards resumed a strike today demanding better security in jails nationwide.The latest assault, which took...

 2018-01-16 10:00 

Manila Bulletin

52% trust rating in SWS survey shows we're on right track — VP Leni...

Vice President Leni Robredo on Tuesday said that increase in her trust ratings based on the latest Social Weather Stations (SWS) survey is an "affirmation"; that her Office is taking the "right track."...

 2018-01-16 10:00 

Philippine Star

DOF submits Package 2 of Tax Reform Program to Congress...

MANILA, Philippines — The second package of the Duterte administration's Comprehensive Tax Reform Program (CTRP) that seeks to attract more investors by redu...

 2018-01-16 09:58 

Malay Mail Online

Actor Farid Kamil out on bail...

PETALING JAYA, Jan 16 — Actor and director Datuk Farid Kamil Zahari has been released on bail following his arrest last week for slapping a police officer.The 37-year-old actor was bailed by his brother around noon today.Quoting Selangor...

 2018-01-16 09:55 

Inquirer.net

[ Philippines ]

Reyes objects to Ombudsman rearrest plea...

Former Palawan Governor Joel Reyes has asked the Sandiganbayan not to grant the Ombudsman's motion to cancel his bail and rearrest him, claiming he had "always been respectful" of the court. In his seven-page opposition to the Ombudsman's ...

 2018-01-16 09:55 

Channel NewsAsia

7 French prison guards hurt in new Islamist convict attack...
 2018-01-16 09:54 

The Nation

[ Thailand ]

Frost covers Hmong mountaintop village in Phitsanulok...

A blanket of frost covered the Hmong mountaintop village in Phitsanulok's Nakhon Thai district on Tuesday morning....

 2018-01-16 09:52 

Manila Bulletin

No vendors allowed at Baywalk, Luneta...

Manila Mayor Joseph Estrada on Tuesday said he will not grant the vendors' clamor to allow them to occupy tourist destinations such as Baywalk and Rizal Park....

 2018-01-16 09:50 

Channel NewsAsia

Ericsson books Q4 goodwill impairment in digial and media arms...
 2018-01-16 09:49 

Malay Mail Online

Iran says planned US-backed force inside Syria would fan war...

LONDON, Jan 16 — Iran said today a new US-backed, 30,000-strong force inside Syria would "fan the flames of war", echoing the vehement response of Syria, Turkey and Russia to the plan.On Sunday, the US-led coalition said it was working...

 2018-01-16 09:49 

The Strait Times

Tennis: Simona Halep through to second round, but not without a fright...

MELBOURNE (AFP) - World No. 1 Simona Halep had to come from 2-5 and a set point down against Australian teenager Destanee Aiava to win a dramatic first-round match at the Australian Open on Tuesday (Jan 16).. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-01-16 09:49 

Inquirer.net

[ Philippines ]

British national sought for hitting hotel manager in Dipolog...

ZAMBOANGA CITY -- Police authorities in Dipolog City said they were seeking a British national, who reportedly hit the manager of a local hotel and left without paying his billon Sunday.Senior Superintendent Raul Tacaca, the Zamboanga del Norte police chi...

 2018-01-16 09:49 

Channel NewsAsia

Man on trial for raping 13-year-old girl, circulating photo of her in the nude...
 2018-01-16 09:48 

Channel NewsAsia

UAE to file complaint over Qatar flight 'interception'...
 2018-01-16 09:46 

The Strait Times

US report detailing new Russia sanctions to be issued on Jan 29: TASS...

MOSCOW(REUTERS) - A US report detailing new sanctions against Russia will be published on Jan 29, the TASS news agency cited US Ambassador to Russia Jon Huntsman as saying on Tuesday (Jan 16).. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-01-16 09:46 

Malay Mail Online

Umno, Gerakan leaders sworn in as senators...

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 16 — Penampang Umno Division chief Datuk John Ambrose, 66, and Gerakan vice-president Datuk Teo Kok Chee, 71, were sworn in as senators today.They took their oath of office before Dewan Negara president Tan Sri S. A....

 2018-01-16 09:46 

Inquirer.net

[ Philippines ]

LOOK: For hot mama Marian Rivera, less is more...

Less is more seems to be the mantra now for sexy mom Marian Rivera. These days, even when frolicking in the beach where most celebrities would pose in bikinis, she's usually seen in modest and less-revealing clothing.In an Instagram post made just a f...

 2018-01-16 09:45 

ABS-CBN

Mga bus ide-deploy sa mga rutang apektado ng 'Oplan Tanggal Bulok Tanggal Usok'...

Magbibigay ng special permit ang Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board sa mga bus na papayagang mamasada sa mga rutang lubhang naapektuhan dahil sa operasyon ng Inter-Agency Council for Traffic kontra bulok at smoke belching na mga PUVs....

 2018-01-16 09:45 

The Strait Times

Singaporeans beginning to buy less ringgit as currency strengthens...

SINGAPORE - The rise in the ringgit against the Singdollar has sent demand for the Malaysian currency plunging at some money changers in Singapore.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-01-16 09:44 

Malay Mail Online

Kaia Gerber and Karl Lagerfeld have a fashion collection in the works...

PARIS, Jan 16 — She is still fresh off her first-ever catwalk season, but model Kaia Gerber is reportedly already turning her hand to fashion design.The budding supermodel has teamed up with fashion magnate Karl Lagerfeld on a capsule...

 2018-01-16 09:44 

Channel NewsAsia

48 injured in German school bus crash: Police...

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