Tag: Asia

Covid-19 virus hits Malaysia

Malaysia’s 3,631 new Covid-19 cases are the biggest daily increase

Kuala Lumpur -- Malaysia recorded 3,631 new Covid-19 cases on Friday (Jan 22), bringing the total 176,180. It was the biggest daily rise since the...
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Asian nations toughen virus fight as pandemic rages worldwide

by AFP Bureaus Countries in Asia were stepping up their fight against the coronavirus again on Thursday in a fresh effort to suppress an illness...
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Nestle temporarily halts Milo sale in Japan after health benefit viral post sparks buying...

PETALING JAYA, Dec. 10 — Nestle Japan has temporarily halted the sale of Milo after viral tweets caused demand to skyrocket beyond the company’s...
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Kaspersky: Information shared online becomes one’s reputation and creates an impact in the real...

Manila, Dec. 10 — Asia Pacific (APAC) is fertile land for social media, housing more than half of the world’s total users and center...
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Siti Nurhaliza makes Forbes Asia’s 100 Digital Stars list after helping struggling food vendors...

PETALING JAYA, Dec. 9 — Local pop singer Datuk Seri Siti Nurhaliza Tarudin earned a spot on the inaugural 100 Digital Stars list by...

Facebook user’s premonition if there are no checks and balances on PAP

A Facebook user has gone public with a rather gloomy premonition for Singapore, claiming that should there be no checks and balances on the...

Bright future for Asia post Covid-19: A New Economic Order predicted

In an op-ed piece for the Sydney Morning Herald, Tom Stevenson, an investment director at Fidelity International, wrote about The New Economic Order, a...

Like it or not, Asians have been wearing masks for over a century, and...

It’s one of the differences between Asian (at least East Asian) cultures and the west—wearing masks in public. When in Europe or the United...

China implements drastic measures to stop spread of Wuhan virus but more cases are...

Although China has implemented drastic measures to deal with the outbreak of the Wuhan virus, it has spread to more Chinese cities. There are...

Hover-taxi whizzes over Singapore, firm eyes Asian push

A drone-like flying taxi whirred over Singapore's waterfront Tuesday, with the firm behind the test hoping the aircraft will revolutionise travel in traffic-choked Asian...
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