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Equities enjoy breather as Turkish lira rebounds

Turkey's lira recovered steadily Tuesday, taking the pressure off stock markets, with European bourses finishing little changed and Wall Street pushing higher.
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Equities enjoy breather as Turkish lira rebounds

Turkey's lira recovered steadily Tuesday, taking the pressure off stock markets, with European bourses finishing little changed and Wall Street pushing higher.

Myanmar urged to tap green power

Given that nearly 70 per cent of the population in Myanmar lacks access to electricity, the government must optimise its abundant natural resources to implement green energy projects in order to solve its power crisis, says Shoon So Oo, energy programme manag
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Myanmar urged to tap green power

Given that nearly 70 per cent of the population in Myanmar lacks access to electricity, the government must optimise its abundant natural resources to implement green energy projects in order to solve its power crisis, says Shoon So Oo, energy programme manager at World Wildlife Fund Myanmar.

Actor gets Bt2m bail for alleged role in Bt800m Bitcoin scam

The Criminal Court has approved Bt2 million bail for the temporary release of actor Jiratpisit Jaravijit, who is allegedly involved in a Bt800 million Bitcoin scam, as police are set to seek court approval on arrest warrants for more suspects.
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Actor gets Bt2m bail for alleged role in Bt800m Bitcoin scam

The Criminal Court has approved Bt2 million bail for the temporary release of actor Jiratpisit Jaravijit, who is allegedly involved in a Bt800 million Bitcoin scam, as police are set to seek court approval on arrest warrants for more suspects.

World Bank to issue world's first blockchain bond

The World Bank is taking a step into the brave new world of digital finance to sell the first-ever bond to be issued entirely using blockchain technology, the bank announced Friday.
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World Bank to issue world's first blockchain bond

The World Bank is taking a step into the brave new world of digital finance to sell the first-ever bond to be issued entirely using blockchain technology, the bank announced Friday.

Dollar gains ahead of US inflation data; global stocks mixed

The dollar rose Thursday ahead of a key US inflation report as global stocks finished little changed amid ongoing trade conflict between Washington and Beijing.
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Dollar gains ahead of US inflation data; global stocks mixed

The dollar rose Thursday ahead of a key US inflation report as global stocks finished little changed amid ongoing trade conflict between Washington and Beijing.

Asia markets on course to end upbeat week with losses

Most Asian markets dipped on Friday after a broadly positive week as traders await the latest developments in the China-US trade row, while the dollar retained its strength ahead of a key inflation report.
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Asia markets on course to end upbeat week with losses

Most Asian markets dipped on Friday after a broadly positive week as traders await the latest developments in the China-US trade row, while the dollar retained its strength ahead of a key inflation report.

Boeing says 737 production woes will last through year's end

US aerospace giant Boeing on Wednesday admitted supply chain hold-ups would affect production of its bestselling 737 jetliner until the end of the year, and could hamper third-quarter deliveries.
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Boeing says 737 production woes will last through year's end

US aerospace giant Boeing on Wednesday admitted supply chain hold-ups would affect production of its bestselling 737 jetliner until the end of the year, and could hamper third-quarter deliveries.

Phuket Yacht Show to support marine tourism

The Phuket Yacht Show, a luxury yachting and lifestyle event, welcomes thousands of visitors from around the world to Royal Phuket Marina from January 4-7.
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Phuket Yacht Show to support marine tourism

The Phuket Yacht Show, a luxury yachting and lifestyle event, welcomes thousands of visitors from around the world to Royal Phuket Marina from January 4-7.

Kbank offers medical package

King Chulalongkorn Memorial Hospital (KCMH) has partnered with Kasikornbank (KBank) and Muang Thai Life Assurance PCL in technological development toward advanced medical services for people from all walks of life.
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Kbank offers medical package

King Chulalongkorn Memorial Hospital (KCMH) has partnered with Kasikornbank (KBank) and Muang Thai Life Assurance PCL in technological development toward advanced medical services for people from all walks of life.

SCG to open home improvement retailer

SCG announced its partnership with «Boonthavorn», a leading and large-scale home decorating retailer to enhance its retail business and power distribution network.
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SCG to open home improvement retailer

SCG announced its partnership with «Boonthavorn», a leading and large-scale home decorating retailer to enhance its retail business and power distribution network.

China trade surplus with US eases in July

China's trade surplus with the United States eased in July, when President Donald Trump imposed stiff tariffs on billions of dollars worth of Chinese goods in a showdown between the world's two biggest economies.
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China trade surplus with US eases in July

China's trade surplus with the United States eased in July, when President Donald Trump imposed stiff tariffs on billions of dollars worth of Chinese goods in a showdown between the world's two biggest economies.

US to impose tariffs on $16 bil. in Chinese imports

The United States on Tuesday said it will impose additional 25 percent duties on another $16 billion in Chinese imports starting Aug. 23 in an escalating trade war between the world's two biggest economies.
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US to impose tariffs on $16 bil. in Chinese imports

The United States on Tuesday said it will impose additional 25 percent duties on another $16 billion in Chinese imports starting Aug. 23 in an escalating trade war between the world's two biggest economies.

Global equities profit from US earnings season

Global stock prices rose on Tuesday on the back of solid second-quarter US corporate earnings which temporarily took investor attention off festering trade wars, dealers said.
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Global equities profit from US earnings season

Global stock prices rose on Tuesday on the back of solid second-quarter US corporate earnings which temporarily took investor attention off festering trade wars, dealers said.

Most major Asian markets up but trade fears keep dealers at bay

Most major Asian markets rose on Tuesday following another positive Wall Street lead, with energy firms up with oil prices as the US prepares to reimpose sanctions on Iran.
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Most major Asian markets up but trade fears keep dealers at bay

Most major Asian markets rose on Tuesday following another positive Wall Street lead, with energy firms up with oil prices as the US prepares to reimpose sanctions on Iran.

Most major Asian markets up as energy firms rise with oil prices

Most major Asian markets rose on Tuesday following another positive Wall Street lead, with energy firms surging along with oil prices.
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Most major Asian markets up as energy firms rise with oil prices

Most major Asian markets rose on Tuesday following another positive Wall Street lead, with energy firms surging along with oil prices.

Asset World launches Tor Yor Online platform for O2O commerce

Asset World Corp has announced the Tor Yor Online business-to-business (B2B) platform, which offers a wholesale e-commerce service for online-to-offline (O2O) trading.
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Asset World launches Tor Yor Online platform for O2O commerce

Asset World Corp has announced the Tor Yor Online business-to-business (B2B) platform, which offers a wholesale e-commerce service for online-to-offline (O2O) trading.

HSBC pre-tax profit up 4.58% at $10.7 bn in first half

Banking giant HSBC said on Monday that pre-tax profit rose 4.58 percent to $10.7 billion in the first six months of the year and voiced «cautious optimism» despite the China-US trade row.
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HSBC pre-tax profit up 4.58% at $10.7 bn in first half

Banking giant HSBC said on Monday that pre-tax profit rose 4.58 percent to $10.7 billion in the first six months of the year and voiced «cautious optimism» despite the China-US trade row.

Work permit requirement halted for Taiwan, HK, Macao employees

Residents of Taiwan, Hong Kong and Macao will no longer need work permits when they are hired by enterprises on the Chinese mainland, meaning they will be treated the same as local residents.
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Work permit requirement halted for Taiwan, HK, Macao employees

Residents of Taiwan, Hong Kong and Macao will no longer need work permits when they are hired by enterprises on the Chinese mainland, meaning they will be treated the same as local residents.

Asian countries denounce 'real threat' of global trade war

Asian countries have voiced concern about the potentially devastating impact of a US-China trade war, with ministers calling for the acceleration of talks for a gigantic Beijing-backed free-trade deal that excludes the United States.
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Asian countries denounce 'real threat' of global trade war

Asian countries have voiced concern about the potentially devastating impact of a US-China trade war, with ministers calling for the acceleration of talks for a gigantic Beijing-backed free-trade deal that excludes the United States.

Boxing and food feature at Thai Festival opening in Mumbai

Muay Thai boxing and Thai foods kicked off the two-day Thai Festival 2018 on Saturday in India’s high-energy entrepreneurial city. The Royal Thai Consulate-General launched the festival at the Phoenix Market City Mall in the city’s centre.
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Boxing and food feature at Thai Festival opening in Mumbai

Muay Thai boxing and Thai foods kicked off the two-day Thai Festival 2018 on Saturday in India’s high-energy entrepreneurial city. The Royal Thai Consulate-General launched the festival at the Phoenix Market City Mall in the city’s centre.

China says tariff threat against US 'justified'

China's foreign minister said Saturday that his country's threat to impose retaliatory tariffs on $60 billion of American goods in an escalating trade spat was «fully justified».
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China says tariff threat against US 'justified'

China's foreign minister said Saturday that his country's threat to impose retaliatory tariffs on $60 billion of American goods in an escalating trade spat was «fully justified».

US trade deficit expands in June amid growing tensions

The US trade deficit swelled in June by the largest amount in 19 months, reversing much of May's trade-war driven export bonanza, even as brinkmanship between Beijing and Washington worsened.
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US trade deficit expands in June amid growing tensions

The US trade deficit swelled in June by the largest amount in 19 months, reversing much of May's trade-war driven export bonanza, even as brinkmanship between Beijing and Washington worsened.

NYSE joins forces with Starbucks on bitcoin platform

The New York Stock Exchange's parent company announced plans on Friday to launch a bitcoin trading platform and partner with Starbucks on a digital currency payment app.
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NYSE joins forces with Starbucks on bitcoin platform

The New York Stock Exchange's parent company announced plans on Friday to launch a bitcoin trading platform and partner with Starbucks on a digital currency payment app.

Asian markets swing after bruising week with trade centre stage

Asian markets fluctuated on Friday after another painful week as fears of an all-out trade war between China and the United States keep investors on edge.
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Asian markets swing after bruising week with trade centre stage

Asian markets fluctuated on Friday after another painful week as fears of an all-out trade war between China and the United States keep investors on edge.

Asian markets' losses build on fears over brewing trade war

Asian markets sank Thursday on mounting trade war fears after the US warned it was looking at more than doubling threatened tariffs on a range of Chinese imports.
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Asian markets' losses build on fears over brewing trade war

Asian markets sank Thursday on mounting trade war fears after the US warned it was looking at more than doubling threatened tariffs on a range of Chinese imports.

Jaws in international waters helps SocGen net profit

Profits at Societe Generale were buoyed by growth abroad, as results released Thursday showed the French bank continues to pressed by ultra low interest rates at home in the eurozone.
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Jaws in international waters helps SocGen net profit

Profits at Societe Generale were buoyed by growth abroad, as results released Thursday showed the French bank continues to pressed by ultra low interest rates at home in the eurozone.

Prayut urges re-education of low-skilled workers

PRIME MINISTER General Prayut Chan-o-cha has urged all concerned parties to focus on producing a competent workforce and re-educate low-skilled labour to help the country move into the future.
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Prayut urges re-education of low-skilled workers

PRIME MINISTER General Prayut Chan-o-cha has urged all concerned parties to focus on producing a competent workforce and re-educate low-skilled labour to help the country move into the future.