The tycoon’s retirement from the global empire he built from scratch marks the end of an era
Now back in her home village in Shaanxi’s mountainous north, Ma Jun also grows vegetables with her mother and raises pigs with her father to support the school canteen
BANGKOK: A Bt10-mil (RM1.2mil) Porsche Panamera caught fire while its battery was recharging in Bangkok’s Taling Chan district early Friday and the flames also damaged the owner’s luxury home.
Chan Tong-kai is accused of strangling Poon Hiu-wing, whose decomposed body was found near an MRT station. So far he has only been charged with theft in Hong Kong
SINGAPORE: In response to a viral video showing a customer railing at McDonald's employees while buying ice cream, the fast food giant has issued a statement saying it is aware of the incident and believes that its employees do not deserve to be shouted at.
Jakarta: The central government has warned the Aceh provincial administration against its plan to introduce beheading as a punishment for murder, saying that such a form of capital punishment could not be introduced under bylaws.
Koe Tan Kauk (Myanmar): Buddhist flags hang limply from bamboo poles at the entrance to Koe Tan Kauk, a “model” village for ethnic Rakhine migrants shuttled north to repopulate an area once dominated by Rohingya Muslims.
Bangkok: Passengers intending to fly business class on Thai Airways’ new Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner aircraft will have to first pass the waist test.
Tokyo: Ikeida leaves the house once every three days to buy food, shuns deliveries to avoid human interaction and has not seen his parents or younger brother for 20 years.
Manila: The Philippines said it had given official notice to exit the treaty that created the International Criminal Court, which is examining President Rodrigo Duterte’s deadly drug war.
Tokyo: Japan’s finance minister will skip a G20 meeting next week, officials said, to address parliament as pressure mounts over a cronyism scandal and alleged cover-up dogging the prime minister.
JAKARTA: Critics say a new Indonesian law could protect legislators from investigations by the powerful anti-graft commission, triggering anger at what many regard as a grave setback for the world’s third largest democracy.
Sydney: Indonesian President Joko Widodo wants Australia to become a full member of Asean, signalling he is keen on Canberra playing a bigger regional role in defence, trade and security matters.
Judge urges social networking sites to step up protections for young users after sentencing Lau Cheung-fai, in case which saw him lure girl via WeChat and iAround
Li’s retirement comes as his flagship companies CK Asset and CK Hutchison record higher profits for 2017
BANGKOK: Passengers intending to fly business class on Thai Airways’ (THAI) new Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner aircraft will have to first pass the waist test.
Wang Hui knew that she was adopted and there could be someone who looked a lot like her in her hometown in eastern China
Team of researchers at Microsoft claim a milestone in artificial intelligence with human quality Chinese to English translation of news articles
SINGAPORE: After wresting away a knife from one of his two attackers, a chef turned the tables on them and slashed the men.
TOKYO: Ikeida leaves the house once every three days to buy food, shuns deliveries to avoid human interaction and has not seen his parents or younger brother for 20 years.