Is it Difficult for a Foreigner to Purchase Property in Thailand?

Overall, property laws and homeownership in Thailand has its peculiar specifics but is not so different from purchasing real estate in countries like the...

Update: Davao City Explosion Kills 10, Injures 60 People

DAVAO CITY, Philippines – Presidential Spokesman Ernesto Abella said the explosion that rocked Davao City Friday night has killed at least 10 persons and...

Canada, Philippines Vow to Strengthen Bilateral Ties

CANADA - The Philippines and Canada have pledged to further strengthen their bilateral relations during the state visit of Philippine President Benigno S. Aquino...

OIC Secretary General Expresses Support for Peace Process in Mindanao, Philippines

MANILA, PHILIPPINES – Secretary General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Iyad Ameen Madani of Saudi Arabia expressed hope that the peace process...
Russia Laos Nuclear Deal

Russia’s ROSATOM, Laos Energy and Mines Ministry Ink Nuclear Energy Deal

First Deputy CEO for Corporate Development and International Business of ROSATOM Kirill Komarov and Deputy Energy Minister of Laos Sinava Souphanouvong signed a memorandum...

Bus Falls Off Cliff in China; 35 Dead

BEIJING - At least 35 people were killed when the bus they boarded fell into a deep cliff in Shaanxi province, China, authorities said...

South Korea Accuses North of Firing Missiles Again

South Korean officials accused North Korea of test firing seven short-range missiles into the sea as the South Korea-US military drills is ongoing. A South...
Cebu Landmasters Inc

Cebu Landmasters To Develop P1.5bn Residential Condo in Iloilo City: BusinessReporter.ph

Leading Visayas-Mindanao developer Cebu Landmasters Inc (CLI) intends to further strengthen its presence in Western Visayas with the development of a P1.5 billion residential...

6 Stranded Filipino Nurses Return Home, Thank Saudi Official for Assistance

MANILA, PHILIPPINES - Six Filipino nurses who have been stranded in Saudi Arabia for six months after their contracts have expired finally arrived in...

Bureau of Customs Stops Random Check on Balikbayan Boxes

MANILA - Following the directive from President Benigno S. Aquino III, the Bureau of Customs (BOC) will no longer conduct random physical inspection on...

One Dead, Israeli Girl Missing As Thai Ferry Burns, Sinks On Its Way To...

BANGKOK, THAILAND - One passenger died while a 12-year-old was still missing as a tourist boat in Thailand caught fire, causing it to sink...

Principal Asset Brings Global Giving Chain Initiative to ASEAN

KUALA LUMPUR – Principal Asset Management Berhad Group announced that it is bringing the global Giving Chain initiative, a community-based Covid-19 relief efforts, to...

Food Poisoning Downs 38 People in Misamis, Philippines

MISAMIS ORIENTAL, PHILIPPINES - At least 38 people belonging to eight families were rushed to the hospital after they were reportedly poisoned by the...

Hong Kong’s Unemployment Rate Forecast to Rise 4.1 Percent in 2016

Unemployment rate in Hong Kong is forecast to potential increase to 4.1 percent from 3.5% as the city's economy is expected to continue to...

4 Suspects in Kim Jong Nam’s Murder Fled Malaysia – Police

Malaysian police trailing the whereabouts of the four North Korean suspects in the murder of Kim Jon Nam, the elder half-brother of North Korea's...
Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative Summit

US Embassy Hosts Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative Summit in the Philippines

MANILA, The Philippines - The US Embassy in the Philippines convened 250 youth leaders representing all 10 ASEAN member states for a 5-day advanced...

Malaysia Detains 17 Militants, 2 Coming From Syria, Suspected of Plotting Terror Acts in...

KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA - The Malaysian police detained 17 suspected militants who were allegedly planning terror activities in the Malaysian capital of Kuala Lumpur. Malaysian...

Evacuation Ordered As Mount Bulusan Continues to Spew Ashes

LEGAZPI CITY, PHILIPPINES - Authorities have ordered the evacuation of families living within the permanent danger zone around Mount Bulusan in Sorsogon as the...

Malaysia’s King Not Ill, In Stable Health

MALAYSIA - The Yang di-Pertuan Agong Sultan Abdul Halim Mu'adzam Shah is in stable health and not ill as rumored through text messages, authorities...

140 More Filipinos Return To Philippines From Yemen

MANILA, PHILIPPINES - An additional 140 Filipino workers from Yemen have returned to the Philippines Saturday afternoon as part of the Philippine government's repatriation...