Bake with Dignity: Empowering adults with special needs

Chief Baker Kevin concentrates on piping strawberry buttercream onto a cake. The cheery yellow signage will certainly catch your eye, and once through the doors, your sense of smell... Read more »

Stock up, stay in: New York goes into Covid-19 lockdown

People wearing masks enjoy the sun at Times Square on March 14, 2020 in New York City. They were stocking up, switching dinners out for home cooking, and wondering... Read more »

Tiger sighting on Sumatran highway causes a stir, but is no surprise

Sumatra’s remaining forests are home to highly threatened animals found nowhere else, like the critically endangered Sumatran tiger. A picture of a tiger near an under-construction highway in Sumatra’s... Read more »

Vietnam’s new conservation plan prioritises trees and people, but not emissions

Trang An Scenic Landscape Complex in northern Vietnam. The forest ecosystems services programme is the first national plan that puts a price on carbon and funnels those dollars specifically... Read more »

SUSPENDS INDEFINITELY FACE-TO-FACE LEARNING, EVENTS AMID COVID-19 SITUATION

APU says it has been fully in compliance with directives provided by the Ministry of Health, Ministry of Education & Ministry of Higher Education Asia Pacific University of Technology... Read more »

Tencent’s set for fastest growth since 2018 after virus outbreak

Tencent Holdings Ltd. picked up millions of new gamers during the global coronavirus outbreak — yet that surge in mobile play may be slowing as the world’s No. 2... Read more »

YTL Power’s unit to buy power plant in Singapore for RM1 bil

YTL Power International Bhd’s wholly-owned subsidiary, YTL PowerSeraya Pte Ltd, has proposed to acquire the power plant and associated assets of Tuaspring Pte Ltd for S$331.45 million (RM1 billion).... Read more »

TH announces 3.05% dividend

Tabung Haji says it will pay out RM2.1 billion this year, after last year’s record low dividend of of RM913 million. Tabung Haji (TH) today announced a profit distribution... Read more »

Airlines plead for state relief after virus pummels travel

Airlines in Europe and the US cut flights, idled planes and drafted plans to eliminate jobs, while seeking government support to weather the most brutal downturn in the industry’s... Read more »

China central bank to conduct unexpected MLF operations on Monday – traders

China’s central bank will conduct medium-term lending facility (MLF) operations on Monday, traders said. There is no MLF loan due to expire on the day. Markets will closely watch... Read more »