ANN Desk (Asia)

The members of the ANN News Desk is located in several Asian countries. Stories under this lable are written by the ANN Team.

BANGKOK (ANN Desk) - The attacks seem to target Christian churches and popular luxury hotels.

NEW DELHI (DataLEADS/ANN) - Malaysia and Thailand are ranked among the top ten countries to retire in, according to the Ireland based International Living

NEW DELHI (DataLEADS/ANN) - Out of the 10 largest world economies of the world, four will be from Asia with China and India leading the world  by 2050, according to the PwC report.

BANGKOK (ANN Desk) - Every country has their breaking point, where corruption, abuse and living standards reach a point where people are compelled to take to the streets and demand a change.

NEW DELHI (ANN Desk) - For some people social media is a place to catch up with old friends whereas for others it is a place to share information, knowledge and better understand the world.  We explore through numbers how much time Asians prefer to spend on social media.

BANGKOK (ANN Desk) - Air travel has been the most safe form of transportation, with the risks even lower than travel by car. However, after the tragic Ethiopian Boeing 737 Max 8 jet crash, China, Singapore, Indonesia and UK have already banned the overflight of the jet in their airspace pending further investigations. 

NEW DELHI (DataLEADS/ANN) – Nepal has the highest percentage of women in parliament followed by the Philippines and Laos.

SEOUL (The Korea Herald/ANN) - Next week, I will be making state visits to Brunei, Malaysia and Cambodia. I am very pleased that Asean member states will be the destination of my first overseas tour this year. I extend warm greetings of friendship from the citizens of South Korea to our Asean friends.

NEW DELHI (DataLEADS/ANN) - China’s car sales dropping at a steep pace in last seven years.

BANGKOK (ANN Desk) - There are few investors who deliver solid results year after year. Hedge funds often get spectacular results, then crash and burn. The world’s most successful investor, Warren Buffet, has just delivered another Annual Letter to the Berkshire Hathaway shareholders that make fascinating reading, if only for his pithy insights into how he sees the world.