LONDON - A giant rabbit has died on a United Airlines flight from London, prompting a review at the Chicago-based airline which faced a global backlash this month over its treatment of a passenger who was dragged from his seat.
MANILA - Southeast Asian countries will prioritise creating an Asia-focused trade pact this year that includes China, India and Japan, while trade issues with the United States will be put on the back burner, the Philippine trade minister said.
Southeast Asian stock markets gained momentum in afternoon trade on Wednesday, driven by positive sentiment in global markets on receding political uncertainty in France, strong Wall Street earnings and anticipated tax cuts by US President Donald Trump.
PHNOM PENH - Sihanoukville Autonomous Port (PAS) launched a book building process on Tuesday to determine the share price for an initial public offering (IPO) ahead of listing on the Cambodia Securities Exchange late next month.
The Stock Exchange of Thailand main index went down 0.61 points, or 0.04%, to close at 1,561.66 points at the end of trading session this morning. The trade value was 19.11 billion baht, with 4.81 billion shares traded.
The Bangkok condominium market has witnessed lower rental yields in recent years as prices have increased faster than rentals but luxury condos in prime locations continue to attract both Thai and foreign buyers expecting capital gains in the long term, according to international property consultant JLL.