South East Asia

» Auto updated continuously

 2021-07-29 12:10 

Malay Mail Online

Hishammuddin: EMCO in 19 localities in Sabah, Kelantan, Perak, Pahang, Terengganu and Kedah from Saturday...

KUALA LUMPUR, July 29 — A total of 19 localities in Sabah, Kelantan, Perak, Pahang, Terengganu and Kedah will be placed under the enhanced movement control order (EMCO) from this Saturday till August 13. Senior Foreign Minister (Security Cluster)......

 2021-07-29 12:08 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

Ecofirst earnings surge seven-fold to RM15.95mil for Q4...
 2021-07-29 12:07 

ABS-CBN

95 pct of COVID-19 patients in San Lazaro Hospital still unvaccinated, says official...

According to Dr. Rontgene Solante, San Lazaro Hospital's chief of Adult Infectious Diseases and Tropical Medicine unit, there are currently 43 COVID-19 patients admitted at the hospital, of whom over 95 percent are still not immunized from the virus....

 2021-07-29 12:06 

Antara News

[ Indonesia ]

Rahmat Erwin strengthens Indonesia's medal tradition: DPR - ANTARA News...

House of Representatives (DPR) Speaker Puan Maharani affirmed that Indonesian weightlifter Rahmat Erwin's achievement of a bronze medal in the 2020 Tokyo ......

 2021-07-29 12:06 

Channel NewsAsia

Actions to revoke COVID-19 emergency laws were in line with Malaysia's laws and Constitution: PMO...

KUALA LUMPUR: Actions taken by the Malaysian government in revoking COVID-19 emergency ordinances were in line with the country's laws and ......

 2021-07-29 12:05 

Channel NewsAsia

LinkedIn to allow most employees to work remotely, reversing course...

LinkedIn will allow most employees to opt for full-time remote work as offices gradually reopen, Chief People Officer Teuila Hanson told Reuters....

 2021-07-29 12:05 

Channel NewsAsia

LinkedIn allows employees to work fully remote, removes in-office expectation...

LinkedIn will allow most employees to opt for full-time remote work as offices gradually reopen, Chief People Officer Teuila Hanson told Reuters....

 2021-07-29 12:05 

Malay Mail Online

Ahead of #Lawan protest, cops reiterate interstate travel and social gatherings still prohibited...

KUALA LUMPUR, July 29 — The police reminded the public today that interstate travel and social activities are still prohibited nationwid under the National Recovery Plan (NRP), ahead of the #Lawan street rally planned in Dataran Merdeka on......

 2021-07-29 12:05 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

SC urges auditors to heighten diligence, professionalism...
 2021-07-29 12:04 

Malay Mail Online

Blinken says Iran negotiating process cannot go on indefinitely...

KUWAIT, July 29 — US Secretary of State Antony Blinken said today the negotiating process with Iran to revive a 2015 nuclear deal could not go on indefinitely, and that the ball was in Iran's court. "We are committed to diplomacy, but this.....

 2021-07-29 12:02 

The Strait Times

Co-founders of Fullerton Healthcare in legal spat over potential billion-dollar equity sale...

SINGAPORE - The private equity specialist credited with transforming Singapore-based Fullerton Healthcare Corp (FHC) into an Asia-Pacific healthcare management firm is embroiled in a legal spat with his two partners in relation to its potential billion-do...

 2021-07-29 12:00 

Channel NewsAsia

From Facebook to Twitter, Big Tech sees social commerce driving sales growth...

Led by Facebook, social media platforms from Alphabet's YouTube to Snap Inc and Twitter are investing heavily in shopping features to drive ......

 2021-07-29 12:00 

Antara News

[ Indonesia ]

Monitor growth of child using KIA guidelines, ministry urges parents - ANTARA News...

The Health Ministry's acting director general of public health, Dr. Kartini Rustandi, has urged parents to monitor their child's growth and ......

 2021-07-29 12:00 

Channel NewsAsia

Olympics-Limited free UK TV coverage risks sponsorship deals, BOA chief says...

A new Olympic broadcast deal that restricts the amount of live events shown on British free-to-air channels risks damaging the commercial appeal ......

 2021-07-29 12:00 

Jakarta Post

PREMIUM IMF lowers Indonesia's GDP growth forecast for 2021 The International Monetary Fund (IMF) downgraded this year's economic growth forecast for Indone....
 2021-07-29 12:00 

Manila Bulletin

PH expert panel sets to make recommendations next week on use of COVID-19 vaccine booster shots...

The country's Vaccine Expert Panel (VEP) will likely come up with "some recommendations" next week on the use of coronavirus disease (COVID) booster shots for those fully vaccinated individuals, particularly the country's healthcare worker...

 2021-07-29 11:58 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

Immigration officer fined RM12,000 for taking RM3,200 bribe...
 2021-07-29 11:58 

ABS-CBN

Pasig confirms 2 active COVID-19 Delta variant cases, 5 others have recovered...

Pasig City on Thursday confirmed that there are 2 active Delta variant cases in the National Capital Region's (NCR) 5th most populous city....

 2021-07-29 11:57 

Inquirer.net

[ Philippines ]

Teenage skater Rayssa Leal gets legal surprise on return to Brazil...

SAO PAULO---Brazil's youngest Olympic medalist, Rayssa Leal, arrived home on Wednesday to find a lawyer she did not know had trademarked her nickname because she was worried unscrupulous business people might take advantage of the 13-year-old skateboa...

 2021-07-29 11:57 

Manila Bulletin

What do you think of Celine Pialago's new 'inspired' look?...

Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) Assistant Secretary Celine Pialago isn't the type of person who cuts her hair out of gloom. In fact, she appears to be the opposite of that. (Photo from Asec Celine Pialago's Facebook) Pialago on Th...

 2021-07-29 11:56 

Channel NewsAsia

Table tennis: Singapore's Yu Mengyu misses out on Olympics bronze, losing to Japan's Mima Ito...

SINGAPORE: Yu Mingyu's quest for an Olympic medal in the table tennis women's singles event ended on Thursday (Jul 29) evening, after the ......

 2021-07-29 11:54 

Malay Mail Online

Tokyo Olympics: Golfer Gavin ends day one with a three-over 74...

TOKYO, July 29 — National golfer Gavin Green's hopes of an ideal start were blown off course when he ended up in joint 57th spot in the field of 60 golfers at the end of the first round of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics today. The opening round at the....

 2021-07-29 11:51 

The Strait Times

Olympics: S'pore's Yu Mengyu misses out on bronze medal in table tennis women's singles...

Japan's world No. 2 Mima Ito won 4-1 (6-11, 11-8, 11-7, 11-6).. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-07-29 11:50 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

Ancom returns to the black, post net profit of RM23.95mil for FY21...
 2021-07-29 11:50 

Channel NewsAsia

Soccer-Porto's Taremi beats Insigne and Roofe to UEFA Goal of the Season award...

Porto striker Mehdi Taremi clinched UEFA's 2020-21 Goal of the Season award on Thursday for his outstanding bicycle kick against Chelsea in the ......

 2021-07-29 11:50 

Manila Bulletin

Report: Ex-AOA's Mina in hospital after suicide attempt...

Former AOA member Mina (Instagram) Mina, former member of K-pop girl group AOA, is in the hospital after a suicide attempt, Korean media reported. An exclusive report by Hankook Ilbo stated that Mina, 27, was found by an acquaintance in the morning of Jul...

 2021-07-29 11:49 

ABS-CBN

PNP pinapanagot sa pagpapadala ng 51 pulis na may COVID-19 noong SONA...

Ayon sa DOH, nalabag ang protocol nang magpadala ng mga pulis habang wala pa ang resulta ng kanilang COVID-19 test....

 2021-07-29 11:48 

The Strait Times

Floods kill 40 in north Afghanistan, 150 missing, officials say...

JALALABAD, AFGHANISTAN (AFP) - At least 40 people have been killed with 150 more missing in northern Afghanistan after flash floods ravaged an area northeast of the capital Kabul, officials said on Thursday (July 29).. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-07-29 11:46 

The Strait Times

Turkey courts Biden with offer to protect Kabul airport after US forces leave...

ANKARA (AFP) - Turkey is offering to protect Kabul's strategic airport after United States forces leave in what experts view as a high-risk bid to improve Ankara's strained ties with Washington.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-07-29 11:46 

Malay Mail Online

PMO maintains PM, law minister adhered to Constitution in announcing revocation of Emergency Ordinances...

KUALA LUMPUR, July 29 — The Prime Minister's Office (PMO) today maintained that Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin and de facto law minister Datuk Seri Takiyuddin Hassan had observed and followed all the due processes under the Federal......

 2021-07-29 11:45 

Channel NewsAsia

Olympics-Golf-McIlroy supports Biles's decision to withdraw from Tokyo events...

KAWAGOE, Japan: American gymnast Simone Biles did the right thing by withdrawing from events at the Tokyo Olympics if she was not in the right ......

 2021-07-29 11:43 

Malay Mail Online

Bencic beats Rybakina to reach Olympics tennis final...

TOKYO, July 29 — Switzerland's Belinda Bencic came through a marathon match against Kazakh player Elena Rybakina today to reach the women's tennis final at the Olympics and keep her bid for double gold alive. The 24-year-old saved five set.....

 2021-07-29 11:41 

Channel NewsAsia

'It's hard to swallow': Joseph Schooling disappointed by butterfly performance at Olympics, vows to fight harder...

TOKYO: Olympic champion Joseph Schooling vowed that he will not end his swimming career on a bitter note after failing to qualify for the ......

 2021-07-29 11:41 

Antara News

[ Indonesia ]

Govt policies to deal with COVID, not restrain society: minister - ANTARA News...

The government's policies for handling the COVID-19 pandemic, including public activity restrictions (PPKM), are aimed at ensuring mutual safety, not ......

 2021-07-29 11:41 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

Netizens question haphazard testing of MPs with poor SOPs...
 2021-07-29 11:41 

ABS-CBN

Pentagon chief Austin arrives in Philippines...

MANILA - US Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin on Thursday arrived in the Philippines, the last stop of his Southeast Asian trip....

 2021-07-29 11:39 

The Strait Times

China accuses BBC of 'fake news' over floods reporting...

It comes after the BBC called on Beijing to put a stop to the harassment of its journalists by nationalists.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-07-29 11:39 

The Strait Times

More severe cases of Covid-19 likely as numbers triple in 2 weeks: Experts...

Experts were quick to add that the healthcare system should be able to cope despite the worrying trend.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-07-29 11:38 

The Strait Times

Football: Aberdeen to honour former manager Ferguson with statue at stadium...

LONDON (REUTERS) - Former manager Alex Ferguson will be honoured with a statue outside Aberdeen's Pittodrie Stadium in recognition of his success at the club, the Scottish Premiership team said on Thursday (July 29).. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-07-29 11:38 

The Strait Times

Mandatory Covid-19 testing for residents of 2 HDB blocks in Choa Chu Kang and Jurong West...

Seven cases have been found at Block 3 Teck Whye Avenue while 4 cases have been detected at Block 357 Yung An Road.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-07-29 11:37 

Cebu Daily News

YawYan master holds free martial arts clinic in Day-as...

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The chief of the YawYan ArDigma Martial Arts Federation, Master Benigno "Ekin" Caniga Jr. is holding a free martial arts clinic for the youth to keep them fit and active amidst the pandemic. Caniga Jr., a councilman ...

 2021-07-29 11:37 

Inquirer.net

[ Philippines ]

World Archery's tweet in 'chop suey' font receives backlash...

TOKYO---The World Archery Federation's use of a font associated with racism against Asians in a tweet celebrating South Korea's Olympic archers on Wednesday has raised eyebrows online.World Archery shared a video that introduced the South Korean w...

 2021-07-29 11:36 

Channel NewsAsia

Mandatory COVID-19 testing for residents of 2 blocks in Teck Whye Avenue, Yung An Road after cases detected...

SINGAPORE: Residents of two Housing Board (HDB) blocks at Teck Whye Avenue in the Choa Chu Kang area and Yung An Road in Jurong West will be ......

 2021-07-29 11:36 

Malay Mail Online

Indonesia's regional Covid-19 deaths higher than national tally, says data monitor...

JAKARTA, July 29 — Indonesia's regional Covid-19 deaths vastly outnumber its national tally, an independent organisation which collects data on the Southeast Asian country's coronavirus outbreak said in a statement today. Indonesia is Asia&#...

 2021-07-29 11:35 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

TECH: Yoodo and Wulf Esports end partnership of three years of success...
 2021-07-29 11:32 

ABS-CBN

Lolo nabakunahan umano ng magkaibang brand; DOH nag-iimbestiga...

AstraZeneca vaccine ang unang itinurok noong Mayo 13, pero Sinovac na ang ikalawang dose noong Hulyo 22....

 2021-07-29 11:31 

ABS-CBN

Vaccine panel rejects call for shorter interval of Sinovac COVID-19 vaccine jabs...

The COVID-19 vaccine expert panel on Thursday rejected a call to shorten the interval between the first and second Sinovac jabs, which make up the bulk of the Philippine coronavirus vaccine supply....

 2021-07-29 11:31 

ABS-CBN

US Coast Guard stresses 'focus' on maintaining freedom of navigation in disputed waters...

The United States Coast Guard stressed the importance of keeping oceans free and the peaceful resolution of maritime disputes including working through international courts....

 2021-07-29 11:31 

Vietnam News

H Ni strives to further develop farm economy...
 2021-07-29 11:30 

Channel NewsAsia

Olympics-Archery-South Korean archer's short hair draws anti-feminist sentiment at home...

The short haircut of South Korean archer An San, who has won two gold medals at the Tokyo Olympics, has attracted anti-feminist sentiment at home....

  • Need an account?  
    or