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Singapore loses appeal as MNC regional headquarters of choice, says report

But city state still has advantage over neighbours in location, language proficiency, financial services.

Thursday, 11 Apr 2024 12:00 PM

Singapore loses appeal as MNC regional headquarters of choice, says report

Saudi Arabia to celebrate Aidilfitri tomorrow

Malaysia will today be looking out for the Syawal new moon to determine when to start Raya.

Tuesday, 09 Apr 2024 11:41 AM

Saudi Arabia to celebrate Aidilfitri tomorrow

‘Too old’ South African Zwane too good for Namibia in Afcon

Mali top table with four points.

Monday, 22 Jan 2024 07:00 AM

‘Too old’ South African Zwane too good for Namibia in Afcon

Saudis toil into Asian Cup last 16, Thailand inch closer

Qatar face China side in pole position to join them in Group A last 16.

Monday, 22 Jan 2024 07:00 AM

Saudis toil into Asian Cup last 16, Thailand inch closer

As Gaza deaths top 25,000, Hamas defends attacks that sparked war

Netanyahu vows 'complete victory'.

Monday, 22 Jan 2024 07:00 AM · 6 comments

As Gaza deaths top 25,000, Hamas defends attacks that sparked war



Kidnapped Nigerian sisters rescued after outcry

Police, army save the girls last night in the Kajuru forest in neighbouring Kaduna State.

Sunday, 21 Jan 2024 11:00 PM

Kidnapped Nigerian sisters rescued after outcry

Hamas says Gaza deaths top 25,000 as Israel pushes offensive

Thousands protest across Israel to demand release of hostages, early elections to oust Benjamin Netanyahu.

Sunday, 21 Jan 2024 09:00 PM

Hamas says Gaza deaths top 25,000 as Israel pushes offensive

India plans to fence off Myanmar frontier

Govt will also end free movement agreement.

Sunday, 21 Jan 2024 07:00 PM

India plans to fence off Myanmar frontier

‘Fire still burns’ for hungry Djokovic at Australian Open

Serbian wins 32 consecutive matches at tournament, not tasting defeat since he lost to South Korea’s Chung Hyeon in 2018.

Sunday, 21 Jan 2024 05:00 PM

‘Fire still burns’ for hungry Djokovic at Australian Open

Mali stay top, Tunisia back in contention after drab Afcon draw

Clash of two top 10-ranked teams in Africa provides little excitement.

Sunday, 21 Jan 2024 07:01 AM

Mali stay top, Tunisia back in contention after drab Afcon draw

Bounedjah rescues Algeria as Angola end winless Afcon run

Namibia will reach knockout stage for first time if they collect maximum points again.

Sunday, 21 Jan 2024 07:00 AM

Bounedjah rescues Algeria as Angola end winless Afcon run

Death toll surges as fighting rages across Gaza

At least 165 people killed over 24 hours, says Hamas.

Sunday, 21 Jan 2024 07:00 AM

Death toll surges as fighting rages across Gaza

Iran launches satellite in new aerospace milestone

Republic says satellite, rocket launches only for civil or defence purposes.

Saturday, 20 Jan 2024 11:00 PM

Iran launches satellite in new aerospace milestone

S. Korea salvage late draw with Jordan

Yazan Al-Arab deflects ball into own net to let Jurgen Klinsmann’s men escape with a point in Group E.

Saturday, 20 Jan 2024 10:07 PM

S. Korea salvage late draw with Jordan

Russia to debate seizing property from army critics

Anyone who tries to destroy country, betray her should receive punishment they deserve, says speaker.

Saturday, 20 Jan 2024 09:00 PM

Russia to debate seizing property from army critics


13 dead in China school fire, says state media

Local authorities investigating cause, at least one person has been detained.

Saturday, 20 Jan 2024 07:00 PM

13 dead in China school fire, says state media

Japan’s ‘Moon Sniper’ lands but power running low

Without solar cells functioning craft would only have power for ‘several hours’.

Saturday, 20 Jan 2024 05:00 PM

Japan’s ‘Moon Sniper’ lands but power running low

Microsoft says exec email breached in Russia-backed hack

Tech giant believes attack done by Midnight Blizzard group.

Saturday, 20 Jan 2024 03:00 PM

Microsoft says exec email breached in Russia-backed hack

White House ‘concerned’ about reported death of US citizen in West Bank

American-Palestinian teenager said to be killed by Israeli fire in occupied territory.

Saturday, 20 Jan 2024 01:00 PM

White House ‘concerned’ about reported death of US citizen in West Bank

LA Times staff walk out over job cut threats

Employees protest ‘obscene’, ‘unsustainable’ contract changes.

Saturday, 20 Jan 2024 11:00 AM

LA Times staff walk out over job cut threats

Jetblue, Spirit file appeal blocked merger

US carriers defend move against Justice Dept’s claim it would hurt consumers, violate antitrust law.

Saturday, 20 Jan 2024 09:00 AM

Jetblue, Spirit file appeal blocked merger

Salah ruled out of 2 Afcon games with hamstring injury

Egypt captain won’t return to play unless team qualifies for quarter-final.

Saturday, 20 Jan 2024 07:00 AM

Salah ruled out of 2 Afcon games with hamstring injury

Nearly 300 Myanmar soldiers flee to India after rebel gains

Armed insurgents have taken over Paletwa town, 6 military bases.  

Friday, 19 Jan 2024 11:00 PM

Nearly 300 Myanmar soldiers flee to India after rebel gains

Japan inflation slows to 2.3% in December as energy bills drop

Its central bank will make a policy decision next week. 

Friday, 19 Jan 2024 09:00 PM

Japan inflation slows to 2.3% in December as energy bills drop

Pedro Pascal debuts ‘freaky’ new film as Sundance fest kicks off

He plays a hitman in the punk-rocking, Nazi-slaying movie. 

Friday, 19 Jan 2024 07:00 PM

Pedro Pascal debuts ‘freaky’ new film as Sundance fest kicks off