Sri Lanka
| 20 Jul 2018 | 01:46

COLOMBO (The Island/ ANN ) - Coming just a few weeks after the 'historic' Trump-Kim Jong Un meet, the just-concluded Trump-Putin summit in Helsinki has proved controversial among sections abroad as well in the US. For these groups, Trump seems to be a US President in a mighty hurry. A 'Fool rushing-in where angels fear to tread.'

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Economy
Sri Lanka
| 20 Jul 2018 | 01:45

COLOMBO (The Island/ ANN ) - China said yesterday that since 2002 its contribution to global economic growth was on an average of 30 percent.

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Economy
Indonesia
| 20 Jul 2018 | 01:45

DENPASAR, Indonesia (The Jakarta Post/ANN) - Bad weather forced scores of fast boats that travel from Bali to Lombok and Nusa Penida Island to stop operations on Thursday.

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General, Business
Thailand
| 20 Jul 2018 | 01:44

BANGKOK (The Nation/ANN) - Crucial factor in rescue mission despite starting with limited resources, chain of command and adaptive approach enabled rescuers to overcome the challenges.

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General
Thailand
| 20 Jul 2018 | 01:42

BANGKOK (The Nation/ANN) - Report urges Asean to play immediate role in ending the atrocities in Myanmar.

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Politics, Regional
Thailand
| 20 Jul 2018 | 01:40

BANGKOK (The Nation/ANN) -Thailand could lose a significant amount of e-commerce income without an effective law that’s effectively enforced.

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Business
Philippines
| 20 Jul 2018 | 01:36

MANILA (Philippine Daily Inquirer/ANN) - The Asian Development Bank sees local consumer prices staying elevated for the rest of the year such that it projected inflation to average of at least six-year high of 4.3 per cent in 2018 and breach the government’s target range.

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General, Business, Finance, Economy
Taiwan
| 20 Jul 2018 | 01:35

TAIPEI (The China Post/ANN) – The largest convenience store chain in Taiwan recently opened its second unstaffed store in Taipei, eying the potential profit created by the growing convergence of online and offline shopping.

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General
Japan
| 20 Jul 2018 | 01:34

MINAMISOMA, Japan (The Japan News/ANN) - A horse and rider gallop on Karasuzaki beach in Minamisoma, Fukushima Prefecture, early Thursday morning, ahead of the 1,000-year-old Soma Nomaoi equestrian festival on July 28-30.

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General
Malaysia
| 20 Jul 2018 | 01:33

KUALA LUMPUR (Sin Chew Daily/ ANN) - Malaysia is short of scientists and engineers. By 2020, a total of 493,830 engineers and scientists are needed based on estimation but currently only 70,000 engineers are registered 

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Breaking News, General