International Edition

Saturday

January, 21, 2017

Breaking News, World News and Taiwan News.
About Us
Subscribe
Advertise
Contact Us
 
portofhamburg
Elsewhere Business in Asia
  ASIAN MARKETS    Australia    China    
  Hong Kong    India    Indonesia    Japan    
  Korea    Malaysia    New Zealand    Pakistan
  Philippines    Singapore    Taiwan    Thailand
  Vietnam    
 
 
Business > Asia > Other
Honey co-ops in Afghanistan help women take control
"I make my money for me," declares Afghan beekeeper Jamila pointing emphatically at her chest.
 
Myanmar is expected to launch an 1,800-megahertz mobile internet network that can provide 4G for smartphones in March, according to the Directorate of Telecommunications.
 
Myanmar farmers reaping rewards from 3-D printing
Whizzing across a blue-lit platform with a whirr and a squeak, liquid plastic emanating from its chrome tip, the 3-D printer seems a far cry from the muddy, crop-filled fields that fringe Yangon.
 
Fast-growing Asia-Pacific economies will strike more trade deals among themselves as opposition grows in Europe and the U.S. to globalization, analysts say, warning the West will lose out as the dynamic region powers ahead.
 
World's youngest stock market struggles in Myanmar
The day's trading is about to begin on the world's youngest stock exchange, and the MYANPIX index and opening share prices flash across an electronic screen, but barely a footfall or a voice are heard within the cavernous, colonial era building in the bustling heart of Myanmar's commercial capital.
 
Laos notifies neighbors of plans to move ahead with contentious third dam on Mekong River
Laos has notified its Southeast Asian neighbors that it's moving ahead with a third contentious hydro dam on the Mekong River's mainstream.
 
UNESCO urges halt to plan for Bangladesh coal plant in delta
The U.N. agency devoted to preserving world heritage has joined environmental groups urging Bangladesh to halt plans for a massive coal-fired power plant near ecologically sensitive mangrove forests on the coast. UNESCO says it poses a "serious threat" to a region that protects the nation from flooding and holds one of the world's last populations of wild tigers.
 
Historical Yangon's historic transformation
A section of a colonial-era building undergoes renovation into a commercial shop in Yangon, Myanmar on Saturday, Sept. 24.
 
Afghan child labor
Afghan children help their father's work at a local brick factory on the outskirts of Kabul, Afghanistan, Monday, Sept. 19. While it is common for children in the county to engage in simple labor, tens of thousands of underage workers -- some as young as 5 -- are forced to work dangerous jobs, according to Human Rights Watch.
 
WORLD ECONOMIC SLUMP Group of 20 extols merits of free trade and globalization
 
Calendar  
  
1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8    <   Prev    Next   >
Subscribe  |   Advertise  |   RSS Feed  |   About Us  |   Career  |   Contact Us
Sitemap  |   Top Stories  |   Taiwan  |   China  |   Business  |   Asia  |   World  |   Sports  |   Life  |   Arts & Leisure  |   Health  |   Editorial  |   Commentary
Travel  |   Movies  |   TV Listings  |   Classifieds  |   Bookstore  |   Getting Around  |   Weather  |   Guide Post  |   Student Post  |   Terms of Use  |   Sitemap
  chinapost search