General News

Tunnel Work on Laos-China Railway Pollutes Local Waterways

Construction work on a railway project linking Laos with China is filling a creek in Vientiane province and other local waterways with waste released by…

Key Issues

US, ASEAN Postpone March Summit Amid Coronavirus Outbreak

STATE DEPARTMENT - The United States said Friday that Washington was postponing a special summit with the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) as countries…

Science

Report: Poorer Nations Squeeze More Out Off Limited School Budgets

Consider the places that best prepare their students for the future and what comes to mind are nations such as Finland and South Korea, which…

Economy

Singapore economy grew 0.7 percent in 2019

SINGAPORE, Singapore's economy grew by 0.7 per cent in 2019, slower than the 3.4 per cent growth recorded in 2018, according to the republic's Ministry…

Legal

TWO MEN ARRESTED FOR LOANSHARK HARASSMENT

The Police have arrested two men, aged 29 and 30, for their suspected involvement in a case of loanshark harassment.On 25 February 2020, the Police…

Athletic

Djokovic Wins 8th Australian Open Championship

Serbian tennis star Novak Djokovic has captured his 8th Australian Open title, coming back to defeat Austrian Dominic Thiem in five sets, 6-4, 4-6, 2-6,…