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 2019-05-27 05:07 

Jakarta Post

Rijksmuseum Boerhaave named as European Museum of the Year in 2019...

The Rijksmuseum Boerhaave in Leiden from the Netherlands was declared as the European Museum of the Year in 2019, on Saturday....

 2019-05-27 05:01 

Malay Mail Online

Lawyer for Fire Dept, Local Govt Ministry pulls out of Adib inquest...

KUALA LUMPUR, MAY 27 — Lawyer Syazlin Mansor withdrew today from representing the Fire and Rescue Department and the Housing and Local Government Ministry in the inquest of fireman Muhammad Adib Mohd Kassim. Coroner Rofiah Mohamad was notified on......

 2019-05-27 05:00 

Malay Mail Online

Five installations not to miss at the upcoming London Festival of Architecture...

LONDON, May 27 — The London Festival of Architecture returns this June, celebrating the English capital as a global hub for architecture. This year, the festival offers over 400 events curated around the theme "Boundaries". Here are five......

 2019-05-27 04:52 

Malay Mail Online

North Korea slams 'human defect' Bolton...

SEOUL, May 27 — North Korea slammed US National Security Advisor John Bolton today, calling him a "human defect" that had to be banished, just as President Donald Trump offered a positive outlook on relations with Pyongyang. Talks between......

 2019-05-27 04:49 

Malay Mail Online

Buyers beware: Ahead of Raya, breeders warn of fake kampung chicken in market...

KUALA LUMPUR, May 27 — Shoppers looking for bargain deals for the upcoming Hari Raya Aidilfitri should be careful when buying kampung chicken. According to Negri Sembilan-based Persatuan Pembiak Baka Ayam Kampung Warisan Malaysia, dishonest......

 2019-05-27 04:48 

Philippine Star

No proof of 'Bikoy' claims vs opposition — PNP...

The man claiming to be "Bikoy" in the "Ang Totoong Narcolist" videos left the Philippine National Police (PNP) headquarters at Camp Crame on Saturday afternoon without submitting a sworn statement or any piece of evidence that police inves...

 2019-05-27 04:46 

Philippine Star

Seven ways Grab delivers super service on its 7th year...

Time definitely flies when you're having fun, and for Southeast Asia's leading super app, Grab, they're making sure that everyone is able to join in on the fun....

 2019-05-27 04:44 

Malay Mail Online

Daniele De Rossi bids emotional farewell as Roma defeat Parma...

ROME, May 27 — AS Roma beat Parma 2-1 at the Stadio Olimpico yesterday to end the season in sixth place in Serie A as captain Daniele De Rossi made his final appearance for the club. Lorenzo Pellegrini gave Roma the lead in the first half but......

 2019-05-27 04:38 

Manila Bulletin

COA chides PCGG for delayed sale of recovered properties, assets...

The Commission on Audit has scolded anew the Presidential Commission on Good Government (PCGG) for the continued delay in the sale of recovered real properties, a radio station and shares of stocks, mostly coming from the collection of ill-gotten wealth o...

 2019-05-27 04:35 

Philippine Star

Black Canvas' newest play explores the power of words...

Our words create our world! This is the philosophy behind Black Canvas' "Weight of Words" (WOW), a new theater piece exploring the power of words....

 2019-05-27 04:33 

Philippine Star

Random farts and 'I love you': Kathryn Bernardo bares the real Daniel Padilla on 7th anniversary...

Kathryn described Daniel as "dream guy and my reality guy at the same time." by Jan Milo Severo...

 2019-05-27 04:33 

Malay Mail Online

Research houses reiterate 'buy' call for Kossan on expansion plans...

KUALA LUMPUR, May 27 — MIDF Research has reiterated its "Buy" call on Kossan Rubber Industries Bhd on anticipation of earnings growth for the glove maker. The projection of better earnings was supported by high demands for glove and......

 2019-05-27 04:29 

The Strait Times

Malaysia's law minister denies interfering with Singapore's judicial system...

PETALING JAYA (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - Malaysia's de facto Law Minister Liew Vui Keong has denied interfering with the Singapore Court of Appeal's decision to stay the execution of P. Pannir Selvam, a Malaysian citizen convicted of a drug ch...

 2019-05-27 04:29 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

Nurturing productive employees...
 2019-05-27 04:23 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

Chelsea's Kante a doubt for Europa League final - Reports...
 2019-05-27 04:23 

Malay Mail Online

Bumi Armada records higher net profit in Q1...

KUALA LUMPUR, May 27 — Bumi Armada Bhd's net profit rose 28 per cent to RM62.21 million for the first quarter (Q1) ended March 31, 2019 compared with RM48.42 million in the same quarter last year. Revenue, however,......

 2019-05-27 04:23 

Phnom Penh Post

Jica comitted to support development of PAS port, Business, Phnom Penh Post...
 2019-05-27 04:22 

Phnom Penh Post

Classical Khmer dance being given a makeover to appeal to the young, Lifestyle, Arts & Culture, Phnom Penh Post...
 2019-05-27 04:22 

Malay Mail Online

AmBank Research maintains 2019 inflation target at 1pc...

KUALA LUMPUR, May 27 — AmBank Research maintains its full-year inflation target at 1 per cent and believes Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) would keep its rates unchanged after instituting one cut in early May. In a research......

 2019-05-27 04:21 

Tech in Asia

Rising startups on Tech In Asia: fresh farm produce, biotech, cloud kitchens...

Which are the startups that are on the path to becoming the next big thing?...

 2019-05-27 04:21 

Malay Mail Online

Water Leach Purification a sustainable alternative for imported rock phosphate, Lynas says...

KUALA LUMPUR, May 27 — Lynas Malaysia Sdn Bhd says Water Leach Purification (WLP) residue, an iron phosphate generated by its plant, can be used as a source of phosphate in fertilisers and soil conditioners, to help reduce the imports of rock......

 2019-05-27 04:20 

The Strait Times

Football: Record turnout for ITE coaching clinic led by Fandi Ahmad...

SINGAPORE - Fandi Ahmad signing autographs after leading 142 parent-and-child pairs into the Singapore Book of Records during a football coaching clinic at the Institute of Technical Education (ITE) College Central campus at Ang Mo Kio on Friday (May 24)....

 2019-05-27 04:20 

Philippine Star

Docu on Duterte's drug war to be shown in New York human rights film fest...

The filmmakers filmed Philippine cops in a span of six months to capture the murderous drug crackdown in action. by Gaea Katreena Cabico...

 2019-05-27 04:19 

Malay Mail Online

'70s era singer Dahlan Zainudin unconscious in Selayang hospital after second stroke...

PETALING JAYA, May 27 — Popular singer from the 1970s era Datuk Dahlan Zainuddin, 78 has been unconscious since being admitted to Selayang Hospital yesterday due to a second stroke. His wife Datin Effa Rizan told Harian Metro that her husband's....

 2019-05-27 04:17 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

Nine Penang RTD officers to be charged tomorrow (May 28)...
 2019-05-27 04:16 

The Strait Times

North Korea dubs US National Security Adviser Bolton's comments 'inordinately ignorant'...

SEOUL (REUTERS) - US National Security Adviser John Bolton is...

 2019-05-27 04:16 

ABS-CBN

Villar, Pacquiao are PH's wealthiest senators...

Senators Cynthia Villar and Manny Pacquiao remain the two richest members of the 17th Congress, based on their 2018 statements of assets, liabilities and net worth (SALN)....

 2019-05-27 04:15 

ABS-CBN

NPA 'hitman' patay sa engkuwentro sa Laguna...

Patay ang isang hinihinalang miyembro ng New People's Army na idinadawit sa pagpaslang sa ilang pulis matapos makaengkuwentro ang mga awtoridad sa Alaminos, Laguna, Lunes ng umaga....

 2019-05-27 04:12 

Malay Mail Online

Malaysian rocker Edrie Hashim comes under fire for criticising K-pop fans (VIDEO)...

PETALING JAYA, May 27 — "You think you look like BTS? Do you think you have the same complexion?" Those were the words of renowned Malaysian composer and rock guitarist Edrie Hashim which reverberated on social media as K-pop fans fumed at t...

 2019-05-27 04:12 

Channel NewsAsia

EU vote: The domestic fall-out across Europe...

BRUSSELS: European Parliament elections not only determine the make-up of the next EU assembly and help decide who ends up running top European ......

 2019-05-27 04:07 

Manila Bulletin

Merkel's coalition in crisis talks after EU vote debacle...

German Chancellor Angela Merkel's embattled coalition will hold crisis talks Monday after a thumping at European polls that has reignited questions over its survival....

 2019-05-27 04:06 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

Adib inquest: Counsel Syazlin Mansor withdraws...
 2019-05-27 04:05 

The Strait Times

HSBC Singapore names head of financial institutions group for SE Asia, a new role in Asean push...

SINGAPORE - HSBC Singapore has appointed Kanakanjan Ray as head of financial institutions group (FIG), South-east Asia - a newly created role in the Hong Kong-listed bank's global banking and markets division.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2019-05-27 04:04 

Channel NewsAsia

UK ever more polarised as Brexit Party storms to EU vote win...

Nigel Farage's Brexit Party stormed to victory in a European election, riding a wave of anger at the failure of Prime Minister Theresa May to take ......

 2019-05-27 04:03 

The Strait Times

Husband jailed over 5 years for taking part in wife's $1.6m renovation scam...

SINGAPORE - A man who, along with his wife, swindled 74 homeowners and subcontractors out of more than $1.6 million by running a renovation firm which failed to honour contracts was sentenced to 5 1/2 years' jail on Monday (May 27).. Read more at stra...

 2019-05-27 04:02 

Channel NewsAsia

Madagascar goes to polls in latest battle of bitter political feud...

ANTANARIVO: Madagascar holds parliamentary elections Monday (May 27) in what is being seen as the latest round of a bitter feud between President ......

 2019-05-27 04:02 

Tech in Asia

Forget unicorns. This is the next wave of startups in Southeast Asia...

"Unicorn" is a vanity term anyway....

 2019-05-27 04:02 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

Paddy fields of dreams: The Myanmar teen making way in women's football...
 2019-05-27 04:01 

Manila Bulletin

Trump strikes dovish tone on North Korea, Iran...

President Donald Trump Monday hailed a "great respect" between the US and nuclear-armed North Korea, as he also held out the possibility of talks with Iran, stressing he did not want "terrible things" to happen....

 2019-05-27 04:00 

Manila Bulletin

Britain wakes up to student mental health plight...

Former business student Greg used to resort to drink and drugs to get to sleep -- a common story at British universities struggling to adapt to growing concerns about student mental health problems....

 2019-05-27 04:00 

Channel NewsAsia

Sudan Islamists back army in push to preserve sharia...

KHARTOUM: With talks suspended between protest leaders and Sudan's military over a transfer of power to civilian rule, Islamist movements are ......

 2019-05-27 04:00 

Malay Mail Online

US researchers study self-weighing strategy to help prevent holiday weight gain...

NEW YORK, May 27 — New research from the US suggests that self-monitoring weight on a daily basis can help people maintain a healthy weight, even during typically indulgent times such as the holiday season. For many, the holiday season is......

 2019-05-27 04:00 

Malay Mail Online

Central Sugar Refinery brings sweet Raya joy, new clothes to 100 needy children...

PETALING JAYA, May 27 — A hundred underprivileged children were provided RM300 in cash each to shop for a new wardrobe, just in time for the Hari Raya celebrations. The foster children aged between six months and 17 years old from Rumah Kasih......

 2019-05-27 03:57 

Channel NewsAsia

Chelsea's Kante a doubt for Europa League final - reports...

Chelsea midfielder N'Golo Kante is a doubt for Wednesday's Europa League final against Arsenal in Baku after sustaining a knee injury in training ......

 2019-05-27 03:57 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

Modi meets mum, 95, after Indian election landslide...
 2019-05-27 03:56 

Manila Bulletin

Gatchalian seeks amendment of Foreign Investments Act...

With five more regular session days before the Senate and the House of Representatives go on a six-week sine die adjournment, pro-administration Senator Sherwin T. Gatchalian pushed on Monday for the amendment of the Foreign Investments Act (FIA) of 1991 ...

 2019-05-27 03:55 

Malay Mail Online

Bursa Malaysia marginally higher at mid-morning...

KUALA LUMPUR, May 27 — Shares on Bursa Malaysia were marginally higher at mid-morning, supported by interests in financial counters despite the broadly weaker market performance. At 11am, the key FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI (FBM KLCI) was......

 2019-05-27 03:55 

The Strait Times

Trump meets Japan business leaders...

TOKYO (THE JAPAN NEWS/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - At a meeting held at the US ambassador's official residence in the Akasaka district of Tokyo, about 30 Japanese business leaders are said to have attended, and the President embraced the person whom he calls ...

 2019-05-27 03:52 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

#Showbiz: Veteran crooner Dahlan suffers 2nd stroke...
 2019-05-27 03:50 

Manila Bulletin

Duterte remains in good health, will push through with Japan visit...

Despite showing up late and drowsy at a recent military graduation event, President Duterte remains in good health and will push through with his visit to Japan this week, Malacaang said Monday....

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