Singapore, May 7 (DPA) Singapore is expected to surpass Hong Kong within 10 years as home to the highest concentration of millionaires in the world, a Barclays Wealth report said Wednesday.
Wednesday, May 07, 2008 7:58:31 AM
Kuala Lumpur, May 6 (IANS) Iranians living in Malaysia Tuesday lodged their protest with the government against a cable channel's plans to screen a Hollywood movie they consider as anti-Iranian, official IRNA news agency reported.
Tuesday, May 06, 2008 9:25:37 PM
Beijing, May 6 (Xinhua) China said Tuesday its recent visa policy which has drawn strong criticism from international and business community did not mean the suspension of multiple-entry visas but the arrangements had been made in line with the Olympic pratices.
Tuesday, May 06, 2008 7:38:39 PM
Yangon, May 6 (DPA) The death toll in Cyclone Nargis that ravaged Myanmar reached 22,464 Tuesday, state media reported, putting the number of missing at 41,054 and those injured at 6,708.
Tuesday, May 06, 2008 6:30:34 PM
Tokyo, May 6 (Xinhua) Relations between China and Japan have touched new heights and are on way to further development, Chinese President Hu Jintao said here Tuesday.
Tuesday, May 06, 2008 6:06:46 PM
Beijing, May 6 (IANS) Defending champion Gaurav Ghei leads a strong Asian challenge in the $1 million Pine Valley Beijing Open beginning Thursday.
Tuesday, May 06, 2008 6:02:01 PM
Beijing, May 6 (DPA) China Tuesday said talks on Tibet with envoys of the Dalai Lama were 'only a beginning' and urged the exiled Tibetan Buddhist leader to show more 'sincerity.'
Tuesday, May 06, 2008 4:55:53 PM
Kuala Lumpur, May 6 (IANS) A court here has permitted a publisher to challenge the Malaysian government's ban on the use of the word Allah in his Catholic weekly.
Tuesday, May 06, 2008 4:16:23 PM
Yangon, May 6 (DPA) The toll in Cyclone Nargis, which smashed into central Myanmar over the weekend, has risen to almost 15,000 with about 3,000 still listed as missing, a senior minister said Tuesday.
Tuesday, May 06, 2008 4:15:09 PM
Beijing, May 6 (Xinhua) The Asian Volleyball Confederation (AVC) has expressed its firm support to the Beijing Olympics at its 28th Board of Administration annual meeting here. The continental ruling body of volleyball said it opposes any attempt to mix Olympics and politics.
Tuesday, May 06, 2008 3:17:37 PM
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