Cambodia tax boss in multi-nation compliance spotlight (HD video)

After dispensing harsh penalties to miscreants such as The Cambodia Daily and The Phnom Penh Post for failing to comply with Cambodia tax law Kong Vibol, director general of Cambodia’s General Department of Taxation (GDT), is now in the spotlight for non-compliance in two countries. Accusations of breaching company and tax registration matters in Cambodia […]

Thailand morning news for July 20

Thailand morning news for July 20

Thailand’s Siam Commercial Bank profits slide 6.7 pct on fee cuts Thailand’s second-largest bank, Siam Commercial Bank Pcl (SCB) , on Thursday reported an 6.7 percent drop in second-quarter net profit due to higher expenses and lower non-interest income. — Reuters Govt’s fiscal expansion policy to continue to pursue infrastructure projects FINANCE MINISTER Apisak Tantivorawong […]

Thailand morning news for July 18

Thailand morning news for July 18

Thailand’s rescued cave boys to address media on Wednesday The 12 Thai boys and football coach who were rescued from a flooded cave will be discharged from hospital on Wednesday (Jul 18) and hold a news conference the same day to satisfy huge media interest in their story, a government official said. — Channel NewsAsia […]

Thailand morning news for July 17

Thailand morning news for July 17

The World is One: Thailand Says Thank you from the heart Thailand’s heartfelt gratitude to the international effort that led to the rescue of 12 Thai teenage football players and their coach from a flooded cave in northern Thailand is reflected in the speed with which it has rushed into distribution a heart-felt ‘thank you’ […]

The world is one: Thailand says thank you from the heart (video)

Thailand’s heartfelt gratitude to the international effort that led to the rescue of 12 Thai teenage football players and their coach from a flooded cave in northern Thailand is reflected in the speed with which it has rushed into distribution a heart-felt ‘thank you’ video message to the world. Not a glitzy, scripted production with […]

Thailand Morning News For July 16

Thailand Morning News For July 16

Last body from Phuket tour boat disaster recovered, brought ashore After days of attempts by an international team of divers and an expert Chinese salvage salvage crew, the last body trapped under the wreck of the Phoenix tour boat was recovered today (July 15) and brought ashore to Phuket just before 9pm. — The Phuket […]

On the block: Is The Phnom Penh Post going 金边邮报?

On the block: Is The Phnom Penh Post going 金边邮报?

Just two months after Malaysian business entrepreneur Sivakumar S Ganapathy (aka Siva Kumar G) purchased The Phnom Penh Post from Australian mining magnate Bill Clough (See: New Era For The Phnom Penh Post Under Malaysian PR Company Ownership) the future of Cambodia’s oldest newspaper is again under a cloud. According to previously reliable Twitter user […]

Thailand Morning News For July 13

Thailand Morning News For July 13

Central bank steps in to slow baht slide The Bank of Thailand has moved to curb the baht’s rapid retreat against the greenback as the local currency hit a nine-month low. — Bangkok Post Citizenship of three young cave survivors shines light on plight of stateless persons THE lack of Thai citizenship of three youth […]

Thailand Morning News For July 12

Thailand Morning News For July 12

Thai Football Team Cave Rescue in Photos Against seemingly impossible odds an international team of experienced cave divers and Thai Navy Seals yesterday pulled off a rescue that will be forever marked in the annals of diving and caving (spelunking) history. — AEC News Today Large team behind rescue effort takes a bow Behind the […]

Thai football team cave rescue in photos

Thai football team cave rescue in photos

Against seemingly impossible odds an international team of experienced cave divers and Thai Navy Seals yesterday pulled off a rescue that will be forever marked in the annals of diving and caving (spelunking) history. After a gruelling 18-day battle against the forces of nature in a remote part of Thailand’s rugged north the last of […]

Thailand Morning News For July 11

Thailand Morning News For July 11

Hooyah! All footballers and coach out of cave All 12 young footballers and their assistant coach who were trapped inside Tham Luang cave in Chiang Rai for two weeks have been evacuated from the cave on day 3 of the rescue operation. — The Nation Thai cave rescue: All 12 boys and football coach free […]

Thailand Morning News For July 10

Thailand Morning News For July 10

Mission chief slams ‘unethical media practices’ UNETHICAL REPORTING has been cited for hampering the rescue operation to save 13 trapped footballers from a flooded cave in Chiang Rai, as some reporters broke the law and the rights of their news sources to get the latest stories. — The Nation TAT outlines lure for secondary provinces […]

Myanmar Morning News For July 10

Myanmar Morning News For July 10

Myanmar Reuters Journalists Sent to Trial (HD video) Two Reuters journalists who were arrested by Myanmar authorities and accused of being in possession of official documents related to unrest in Rakhine state were today, July 9, charged under Myanmar’s 1923 Official Secrets Act (OSA), a charge generally reserved for spies. — AEC News Today (video) […]

Singapore Morning News For July 10

Singapore Morning News For July 10

Malaysia could have to pay over $200 million compensation to Singapore for scrapping railway plan Singapore will try to recover costs incurred for a rail project with Malaysia, which have exceeded 250 million Singapore dollars ($184 million) and are still growing, if the new government in Kuala Lumpur confirms it has cancelled the project, officials […]

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