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 2018-09-20 20:20 

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Uber in talks to buy food delivery firm Deliveroo: Bloomberg...

Ride-hailing company Uber is in early talks to buy food delivery company Deliveroo, Bloomberg reported on Thursday, citing people familiar with ......

 2018-09-20 20:11 

The Strait Times

Theresa May's Brexit plans opposed by 40 rebels in her party, says former Brexit minister David Davis...

LONDON (REUTERS) - Britain's former Brexit minister David Davis has said up to 40 lawmakers from Prime Minister Theresa May's party will vote against her plans to leave the European Union, meaning she may struggle to get her deal through parliamen...

 2018-09-20 20:05 

Jakarta Post

BMKG warns of heavy rains, high waves as Typhoon Mangkhut ends...

Residents should be prepared for the impacts of the weather, such as flooding, landslides, flash floods, cyclones and strong winds....

 2018-09-20 20:01 

Channel NewsAsia

NAFTA talks grind on, Canada quells talk of US quota on autos...

Canada and the United States showed scant sign of being close to striking a deal on revamping the trilateral NAFTA that underpins US$1.2 trillion ......

 2018-09-20 20:01 

Channel NewsAsia

Thousands gather in Barcelona as anniversary of independence vote approaches...

MADRID: Thousands gathered in Barcelona on Thursday to mark the first anniversary of a police raid on Catalan government offices in the ......

 2018-09-20 20:01 

Channel NewsAsia

Accuser of Trump's high court nominee willing to testify: Email...

WASHINGTON: A lawyer for the woman accusing Brett Kavanaugh, President Donald Trump's U.S. Supreme Court nominee, of sexual assault told a Senate ......

 2018-09-20 20:01 

The Strait Times

US sanctions China for buying Russian war planes, missiles...

WASHINGTON (REUTERS) - The Trump administration imposed sanctions on the Chinese military on Thursday (Sept 20) for buying fighter jets and missile systems from Russia, in breach of a sweeping US sanctions law punishing Moscow for meddling in the 2016 US ...

 2018-09-20 19:55 

Channel NewsAsia

Ex-prosecutor to examine New York archdiocese sex abuse policies...

New York's Cardinal Timothy Dolan named a former federal judge and prosecutor on Thursday to independently review how the Roman Catholic ......

 2018-09-20 19:54 

ABS-CBN

Heritage houses sa Vigan, nasira dahil sa bagyong Ompong...

Nag-iwan din ng malaking pinsala ang bagyong Ompong sa Vigan, Ilocos Sur....

 2018-09-20 19:45 

Channel NewsAsia

Barrett Business Services, ex-CFO settle accounting fraud charges: SEC...

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission said on Thursday that Barrett Business Services Inc and the company's former chief financial officer ......

 2018-09-20 19:45 

The Strait Times

Brett Kavanaugh accuser in talks to testify next week, report says...

NEW YORK (BLOOMBERG) - The woman who has accused Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her would be prepared to testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee next week under...

 2018-09-20 19:40 

The Nation

[ Thailand ]

DHL Supply Chain looks to technology...

DHL Supply Chain, a leader in contract, is building on impressive double-digit growth last year and expanding its Thai business, with a reorientation focused around digital disruption and anticipated changes in consumer expectations....

 2018-09-20 19:39 

Channel NewsAsia

Football: Chelsea win in Greece as Rangers hold Villarreal...

Willian's early goal in Greece gave Premier League leaders Chelsea a 1-0 win over PAOK in the Europa League on Thursday, while Steven Gerrard's ......

 2018-09-20 19:39 

Channel NewsAsia

Football: Arsenal, Chelsea win in Europa League as Rangers hold Villarreal...

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang struck twice as Arsenal defeated Ukraine's Vorskla Poltava 4-2 in the Europa League on Thursday (Sep 20), while in-form ......

 2018-09-20 19:39 

Jakarta Post

Ministry denies speculation about state-owned ride-hailing app...

The Transportation Ministry announced on Thursday that the government is not planning to launch its own ride-hailing app, quashing media speculation over the past several days...

 2018-09-20 19:25 

Channel NewsAsia

Vista Global sees higher demand for Bombardier 7500 after certification...

Canadian aircraft leasing company Global Vista, one of the largest customers for Bombardier's long-range Global 7500 business jet, said on ......

 2018-09-20 19:23 

Jakarta Post

CCTV cameras installed to prevent brawls in S. Jakarta...

The Jakarta administration has installed 10 closed-circuit television (CCTV) cameras in brawl-prone areas in Pasar Manggis, Pasar Rumput, South Jakarta, that are all connected to City Hall....

 2018-09-20 19:22 

The Strait Times

Trump releases first two names of US war dead handed over by North Korea...

WASHINGTON (REUTERS) - US President Donald Trump released the names on Thursday (Sept 20) of two Army soldiers killed in the 1950-53 Korean War whose remains were handed over by North Korea this year in a goodwill gesture.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-09-20 19:16 

The Strait Times

Golf: Herbert leads in Portugal, Garcia shoots opening 66...

LISBON (REUTERS) - Australian Lucas Herbert carded a sparkling eight-under-par first-round 63 to take a one-shot lead in the Portugal Masters as Sergio Garcia warmed up for next week's Ryder Cup with an opening 66 on Thursday (Sept 20).. Read more at ...

 2018-09-20 19:13 

The Nation

[ Thailand ]

Confusion over number of missing Thawan paintings...

A police chief investigating a claim that 113 paintings of late national artist Thawan Duchanee had gone missing from his house on Thursday cast doubt on the allegation by saying that officers could so far only confirm that 10 could not be found....

 2018-09-20 19:10 

Channel NewsAsia

Wells Fargo to reduce headcount by 5-10 percent in next 3 years...

Wells Fargo & Co said on Thursday it would reduce its headcount by about 5 percent to 10 percent within the next three years....

 2018-09-20 19:05 

Channel NewsAsia

More than 200 people feared drowned after ferry sinks in Tanzania's Lake Victoria - government...

DAR ES SALAAM: The Tanzanian government fears more than 200 people drowned after a ferry sunk on Thursday in Tanzania's Lake Victoria, a senior ......

 2018-09-20 19:05 

Channel NewsAsia

Ukraine region ban on Russian culture sparks controversy...

The decision by a fiercely pro-Western region of Ukraine to ban Russian-language arts, from songs to books and films, prompted widespread ......

 2018-09-20 19:04 

ABS-CBN

Malawakang protesta sa ika-46 anibersaryo ng martial law, kasado na...

Kasado na ang malawakang kilos-protesta sa paggunita ng anibersaryo ng martial law ngayong Biyernes....

 2018-09-20 19:01 

The Nation

[ Thailand ]

Australia supermarket bans needles amid strawberry crisis...

Sydney - Sewing needles were taken off the shelves at a major Australian supermarket chain Thursday amid a national panic over sharp objects being found inside strawberries and other fruit....

 2018-09-20 18:55 

ABS-CBN

PANOORIN: Ano ang 'robocall' scam?...

Nagbabala ang PNP laban sa telephone fraud scam na kung tawagin ay 'robocalls.'...

 2018-09-20 18:53 

ABS-CBN

Prayer rally kontra martial law, isinagawa...

Isang araw bago ang paggunita ng anibersaryo ng martial law, nagsagawa ng prayer rally ang ilang grupo sa Plaza Miranda sa Maynila....

 2018-09-20 18:50 

Channel NewsAsia

AT&T asks US appeals court to uphold approval of Time Warner acquisition...

AT&T Inc on Thursday asked a federal appeals court to reject the Justice Department's challenge to its acquisition of Time Warner, saying the ......

 2018-09-20 18:48 

ABS-CBN

Ilang unibersidad sa Maynila, muling binulabog ng bomb threat...

Muling binulabog ng mga bomb threat ang ilang unibersidad sa Maynila kanina....

 2018-09-20 18:47 

Bangkok Post

North Korea's Kim 'wants another Trump summit'...

SEOUL: North Korea's Kim Jong Un wants a second summit with US President Donald Trump soon to hasten denuclearisation, but a key goal is declaring an end this year to the 1950-53 Korean War, the South's President Moon Jae-in said on Thursday....

 2018-09-20 18:45 

Channel NewsAsia

Trump to meet Israel, Egypt, Japan leaders at UN next week - White House...

U.S. President Donald Trump will hold bilateral meetings with the leaders of South Korea, Egypt, France, Israel, Japan, and Britain next week ......

 2018-09-20 18:44 

The Strait Times

Trump congratulates Shinzo Abe on 'HUGE' party re-election in Japan...

WASHINGTON (AFP) - US President Donald Trump tweeted congratulations on Thursday (Sept 20) on Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's...

 2018-09-20 18:39 

Jakarta Post

Hilton launches food and beverage academy...

Hilton Worldwide has launched a special training program in Singapore to equip employees in the food and beverage (F&B) and culinary departments across its 37 hotels in Southeast Asia, including Indonesia, with knowledge and techniques maximizing the pote...

 2018-09-20 18:36 

Jakarta Post

'Asia Sentinel' apologizes to Yudhoyono, Dems...

Asia Sentinel wishes...

 2018-09-20 18:35 

Channel NewsAsia

Ferry sinks in Tanzania's Lake Victoria, at least 10 dead - state media...

DAR ES SALAAM: At least 10 people died after a passenger ferry capsized on Thursday in Tanzania's Lake Victoria, state radio said, as operations ......

 2018-09-20 18:30 

Channel NewsAsia

Trump releases first two names of US war dead handed over by North Korea...

WASHINGTON: U.S. President Donald Trump released the names on Thursday of two Army soldiers killed in the 1950-1953 Korean War whose remains were ......

 2018-09-20 18:29 

The Strait Times

Tanzania says over 40 killed as Lake Victoria ferry capsizes...

NAIROBI (AFP) - More than 40 people died on Thursday (Sept 20) when a ferry capsized in the south of Lake Victoria, a Tanzanian government spokesman said.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-09-20 18:28 

Channel NewsAsia

'Treachery' or 'transparent'?: Russian athletes to return to competition as WADA lifts doping ban...

The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) on Thursday lifted a ban on Russia's anti-doping agency, paving the way for Russian athletes to return to ......

 2018-09-20 18:28 

Channel NewsAsia

'Treachery' or 'transparency'? Russian athletes to return as WADA lifts doping ban...

The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) on Thursday (Sep 20) lifted a ban on Russia's anti-doping agency, paving the way for Russian athletes to ......

 2018-09-20 18:25 

Philippine Star

EU raises pressure as UK promises new Brexit plans...

EU leaders refused to give ground to Britain's Theresa May on yesterday, warning that her Brexit plan is unacceptable, even as she offered to come up with new proposals for the Irish border. by Alice Ritchie,Jastinder Khera...

 2018-09-20 18:20 

Channel NewsAsia

Opel to further scale back production at Ruesselsheim: report...

Carmaker Opel, a unit of France's PSA Group , is planning to further scale back production at its Ruesselsheim plant, a local newspaper group ......

 2018-09-20 18:19 

The Nation

[ Thailand ]

Russian tourist stung by Phuket jellyfish...

A Russian tourist sustained a painful sting on her leg from a fire jellyfish at Patong beach on Thursday....

 2018-09-20 18:10 

Channel NewsAsia

Diabetes drugs less affordable, less available in lower income countries...

REUTERS: People who live in low-income and middle-income countries may have a harder time finding and affording essential medicines for diabetes ......

 2018-09-20 18:08 

The Nation

[ Thailand ]

THAI Smile lifts standard of in-flight service...

Newly created international breakfast menu and eco-friendly packaging to be first introduced on flights to India...

 2018-09-20 18:06 

Bangkok Post

UN chief urges Myanmar to free jailed journalists...

NEW YORK: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Thursday called on the Myanmar government to pardon and release two imprisoned Reuters journalists as soon as possible....

 2018-09-20 18:04 

The Strait Times

Passenger felt stinging in his ears 'like needles' after Jet Airways crew forgot to pressurise plane...

WASHINGTON (WASHINGTON POST) - Authorities say a flight crew's failure to flip a switch caused a plane to depressurise over Mumbai, leaving passengers bleeding into oxygen masks and nearly losing consciousness.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-09-20 18:04 

Channel NewsAsia

'Worst nightmare': Dutch rail collision kills 4 children...

Four young children from a Dutch daycare centre were killed on Thursday (Sep 20) when a train smashed into their electric cart at a crossing, in ......

 2018-09-20 18:03 

ABS-CBN

Transport official under fire for allegedly demeaning jeepney drivers...

MANILA - A transportation official is under fire after allegedly saying that driving a jeepney is not a livelihood....

 2018-09-20 18:00 

Vietnam News

MoIT eases import rules on horsepower motorcycles...

Importers of 175cc engine motorbikes and above will no longer have to register for automatic import licences at the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT)....

 2018-09-20 17:56 

The Nation

[ Thailand ]

Shopee For Men launched...

Following the success of Shopee 9.9 Super Shopping Day, Shopee launches Shopee For Men in Thailand....

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