UAE regulator to investigate Pakistan bank for money laundering

Pakistan's banking regulator in 2018 had found irregularities in Habib Bank Ltd's UAE operations.

Trump says he’s working on a ‘very big trade deal’ with...

India's cabinet is likely to give final approval to the US$2.6 bil deal for 24 MH-60R Seahawk helicopters.

Man City boss says ‘serious breaches’ allegations are ‘not true’

Chief executive Ferran Soriano says 'this seems to be less about justice and more about politics'.

Iran says it won’t hand over ‘damaged’ black box of Ukraine...

'We have a right to read the black box ourselves', says foreign minister.

Gomes ready to return against Arsenal, says Everton boss Ancelotti

Portugal international has been sidelined since Nov 3 when he sustained a fracture-dislocation of his right ankle.

Foreign pilots of Chinese airlines return home on unpaid leave

Number of foreign pilots flying with Chinese airlines more than doubled to over 1,500 between 2010 and 2019.

Fifa’s Wenger wants offside law changed to allay VAR chaos

If Wenger gets his three-quarter majority, the new law could come into effect before Euro 2020.

Indonesian bill proposes outlawing ‘sexual deviation’, surrogacy

Under the bill, 'sexual deviants' such as homosexuals are to report to government-sanctioned rehabilitation centres.

GM to lay off all 1,500 plant workers in Thailand following...

Its retreat from Asia also includes winding down its Australian, New Zealand operations.

Malaysia bets on locals, non-Chinese visitors to meet tourism target

Tourism Malaysia hopes to encourage local travel while ramping up promotions in Southeast Asia, the Middle East, Central Asia and South Asia.

India cracks down on VPNs in Kashmir used to bypass social...

An official says teams of software engineers are working to disrupt VPN use in Kashmir.

S. Korean church services seen as centre of spike in coronavirus...

Hundreds of people are believed to have attended services with Patient 31 in recent weeks.

Facebook faces off with IRS in US$9 bil tax-dodging case

Leading social network says it is actually owed a refund.

Air strikes hit hospitals, camps in Syria, Turkey demands pull-back

Nearly 1 mil civilians have fled to Turkish border in bitter winter conditions to escape onslaught.

China threatened to harm Czech companies over Taiwan visit

Trip will be seen as ‘serious breach’ of one-China policy by Beijing.

Trump working on big trade deal with India

US is India’s second-largest trade partner after China.

Indonesia proposes taxing sweet drinks, polluting cars, plastic

Proposal comes amid weak tax collection after slowest economic growth in 3 years.

Chelsea ban group of Man Utd fans for homophobic chants

A group of supporters were denied entry to Stamford Bridge, some ejected during the game.

Djokovic denies he feeds off fans’ dislike of him

Serb world No 1 says he has no ill feelings for people who don’t support him.

US judge rejects Huawei challenge to federal law restricting its business

Chinese tech giant will continue to consider further legal options.

Bloomberg to sell company if elected president

It is estimated financial information firm generated over US$10 bil in revenue last year.

Passengers of virus-hit cruise liner start disembarking in Japan

More than 540 people have been infected with the virus on the ship.

Thai police arrest gunman for killing ex-wife at shopping mall

Gunman arrested while on the run in another province.

4.5 juta di China hilang kerja jika wabak tak dikawal menjelang...

China berusaha mengawal kehilangan kerja ketika koronavirus menggugat ekonomi.