Friday, Oct 05, 2018


Oct 23, 2019 12:18 AM

Duterte, citing ‘unbearable' back pain, cuts Japan trip short

[MANILA] President Rodrigo Duterte will cut short a trip to Japan and return to the Philippines because of "...

Oct 23, 2019 12:03 AM

US bank to slash branch jobs nationwide in digital push

[NEW YORK] US Bancorp is undergoing a sweeping reduction of branch jobs numbering in the thousands as it reacts to...

Oct 22, 2019 11:57 PM

Netanyahu suffers defeat in failing to form Israeli government

[JERUSALEM] Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has suffered a serious defeat in his bid to stay on as premier...

Oct 22, 2019 11:44 PM

Uber CEO expects to ride developing market growth in next decade

[NEW DELHI] Uber pinned its growth over the next decade on developing markets like India on Tuesday, despite the...

Oct 22, 2019 11:18 PM

Qatar to expand airport ahead of World Cup 2022

[DOHA] Qatar announced Tuesday a major expansion of its Hamad international airport, almost doubling the number of...

Oct 22, 2019 11:04 PM

Johnson threatens to pull deal and seek election

[LONDON] Prime Minister Boris Johnson threatened to scrap his attempt to pass a Brexit deal and move straight to an...