Malaysia
| 25 Jul 2017 | 11:57

SEPANG (The Star/ANN) - Moments after touching down here, newly-crowned world diving champion Cheong Jun Hoong declared that she aims to “keep winning”.

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General
Malaysia
| 25 Jul 2017 | 11:56

KUALA LUMPUR (The Star/ANN) - The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has raised Malaysia’s gross domestic product (GDP) growth projection for this year to 4.8% from 4.5%, on the back of savvy economic management and commendable monetary policies.

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Business
Philippines
| 25 Jul 2017 | 11:55

MANILA (Philippine Daily Inquirer/ANN) - President Rodrigo Duterte’s second national address was met with protest actions across the Philippines, decrying the president’s “broken promises.” 

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Politics
Singapore
| 25 Jul 2017 | 11:34

SINGAPORE (The Straits Times/ANN) - The insurance market here may seem well served but the co-founders of Singapore-based start-up Mednefits spotted a gap. 

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Business, People
Singapore
| 25 Jul 2017 | 11:29

SINGAPORE (The Straits Times/ANN) - They duped nine people into paying for talismans with 'special powers'.

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General
Bhutan
| 25 Jul 2017 | 11:28

THIMPHU (Kuensel/ANN) - Challenges related to young entrepreneurs, tourism and connectivity in the region among others, will be addressed in the 70th executive committee meeting of South Asian Association for Regional Corporation (SAARC) Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SAARC CCI).

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General, Regional
Singapore
| 25 Jul 2017 | 11:27

SINGAPORE (The Straits Times/ANN) - Acquisition of Synergy stake, its 2nd major investment in July, will triple its US portfolio.

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Business
Singapore
| 25 Jul 2017 | 11:26

SINGAPORE (The Straits Times/ANN) - Year-long upgrade of its appearance and facilities to be in time for 50th anniversary. 

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Culture
Bhutan
| 25 Jul 2017 | 11:24

THIMPHU (Kuensel/ANN) - Comprehensive systems to monitor tobacco use and prevention policies should be implemented region-wide.

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General
Malaysia
| 25 Jul 2017 | 11:20

KUALA LUMPUR (The Star/ANN) - The Government has agreed to set up an integrity and governance unit at all government-linked companies, and state and ministry-owned business entities under the supervision of the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission.

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Business