Thursday, July 18, 2019

More than 100 dead, 2 million displaced as monsoon sweeps across Asia

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There's a crisis unfolding in Asia. The US is the only actor that can...

There is a crisis unfolding in Asia, and few are paying attention. Not least the U.S. government, which is probably the only actor...

ada wins Samsung Cambodia digital account

ada is backed by the Axiata Group and Sumitomo Corporation Takes a data driven approach to advertising with...

Nuclear and sanctions, continuing escalation between the US and Iran. Europe tries to mediate

Tehran is ready to return to the pre-agreement situation, with an acceleration on atomic production.  Rouhani holds the door of dialogue open.  Pompeo...

Heavy rains, water shortage in S. Asia a reminder of climate emergency

While parts of South Asia struggle against the onslaught of monsoon rains, elsewhere water shortage is affecting the survival and lives of millions...

The New Humanitarian

Monsoon floods and landslides sweeping through large swathes of South Asia have killed dozens of people and left hundreds of thousands displaced, stranded,...

DW News Asia – Monday, July 15

DW News Today on DW News Asia: A "technical snag" puts India's lunar mission on hold. What does it mean for Delhi's plan to...

Catholic school in Mumbai receives threats, told to enrol more students

The local chapter of the Nationalist Congress Party organised a protest on behalf of parents whose children were excluded from the Holy Cross...

Scores killed, millions displaced as monsoon batters South Asia

More than 100 people have been killed and two million forced from their homes across Nepal, India, Pakistan and Bangladesh as rain-triggered floods and...

Han Kuo-yu wins Kuomintang primary

Han is the mayor of Kaohsiung and an outsider in national politics. Deemed a populist, he considers it necessary to resume contacts with...

Rains, landslides kill dozens, affect millions in South Asia

PATNA, India — After causing flooding and landslides in Nepal, three...

India's lunar mission suspended due to "unforeseen technical events"

The Chandrayaan-2 spacecraft was to launch this morning from the space base at Sriharikota.  The vehicle was to be the first to make a...

Aleppo, six civilians dead and eight wounded in rocket attack on old city

The official Sana agency speaks of "rocket attacks".  A piece of mortar hit a building belonging to the municipality.  The army responded with...

China's economy grinds to halt: never so bad since 1992

The second quarter of 2019 marks a negative record: GDP grows by 6.2% on an annual basis.  This is a 0.2% slowdown compared...

Monsoon Rains Leave Dozens Dead Across South Asia | Voice of America – English

Updated July 15, 12:25 pm Millions have been forced to leave their homes as flooding continues across parts of India and other areas of...

12 killed in house collapse as monsoon toll rises across South Asia

NEW DELHI: At least 12 people were...

Death Toll Grows From Floods and Landslides Across South Asia

The death toll mounted Monday from flooding and landslides caused by torrential weekend rains in India and Nepal, as China reported record flooding...

The Man City careers that could be born during tour of Asia

For a dozen young Manchester City footballers the next fortnight offers what could be a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. When the Blues finally take off...

ForexLive Asia FX news wrap: AUD & NZD /JPY higher

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Red Rooster, Oporto and Chicken Treat owner inks half-billion dollar deal

Three of Australia’s most iconic and popular chicken chains have been sold for an eye-watering sum.Red Rooster, Oporto and Chicken Treat — which...

Asia on track to top 50% of World GDP by 2040: Report

Mumbai: India is poised to overtake the UK to become the world’s fifth largest economy, with a GDP or gross domestic production about...

Tropical American pest devours corn fields across Asia

BANGKOK -- An invasive pest native to the Americas is feasting on corn fields across a wide swathe of Asia, raising concerns about...

Jefferies names CLSA's Slone as Asia chairman in regional hiring spree

Sunday, July 14, 2019 11:16 p.m. EDT ...

China posts its lowest quarterly growth in 27 years as the trade war drags...

A tourist guide holds an umbrella featuring a panda pattern in front of Tiananmen Gate in Beijing, China.Guang Niu | Getty ImagesChina released...

Impossible Foods sets its sights on Asia, which consumes nearly half the world's meat

Meatless burger-maker Impossible Foods is looking to expand in Asia — a region with a voracious appetite for meat. "Asia is by far the number...

MEET TAIWAN Asia Super Team 2019: Enterprise Stars

Business Elites in Japan Register to Compete for US$50,000 of Incentive Tourism in TaiwanTAIPEI, Taiwan, July 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Asia Super Team,...

Medical cannabis is gaining momentum in Asia

Hemp plants are grown for medical research purposes in Chiang Mai province, Thailand.Taylor Weidman | Bloomberg | Getty ImagesWith Thailand's legalization of medical...

Why Did AB InBev Shelve Its Asia Unit IPO?

Drew Bernstein, co-managing partner at Marcum Bernstein & Pinchuk, talks about Anheuser-Busch InBev NV's decision to suspend the initial public ... READ SOURCE