Monthly Archives: September 2016

Colliers International Acquires ICADE Asset Management and ICADE Conseil in France

Strengthens Colliers’ Asset Management and Advisory Operations in Europe

TORONTO and PARIS, Sept. 30, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Colliers International Group Inc. (NASDAQ:CIGI) (TSX:CIG) announced today …

Thailand Cracks Down on Migrant Workers as Anti-immigration Feelings Rise

BANGKOK - Thailand is cracking down on migrant workers from neighboring countries, saying they are "stealing jobs from Thais," amid fears that anti-immigrant sentiment is rising as Southeast Asia's second-larg…

In Asia, Worries Over Healthcare Costs Grow as Populations Rapidly Age

BANGKOK - Asian countries have leveraged their young populations to produce massive economic gains in recent decades, but their citizens are growing older, posing new challenges for governments.

By 2030, the num…

South China Sea is a US Election Issue for Southeast Asian Americans

SAN FRANCISCO/WASHINGTON - In the basement office of his Southeast Asian Community Center in a gritty neighborhood of downtown San Francisco, Philip Nguyen runs down a list of issues he says matter to Vietnamese Am…

US: Philippine President’s Remarks Referencing Hitler ‘Troubling’

STATE DEPARTMENT - The United States called "troubling" Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's comments likening himself to Nazi leader Adolf Hitler and said they marked a "significant departure" from the core …

Taiwan Presses Forward With Secretive Construction After Downgrade of Its South China Sea Island

WASHINGTON - There are no islands in the Spratly Islands. Only rocks.

At least, that's according to an international tribunal's ruling earlier this year that said, based on the United Nations Convention on the Law o…

Thailand Confirms SE Asia’s First Zika-linked Birth Defects

BANGKOK - Authorities in Thailand have confirmed that two cases of babies with microcephaly, or abnormally small heads, were caused by the Zika virus, the first such cases found in Southeast Asia.

Dr. Prasert Thong…

ตามรอยถนนอิฐ Land Rover: New Discovery เปิดตัวครั้งแรกบน Lego Tower Bridge ฟอร์มยักษ์

  • New Land Rover Discovery แสดงให้เห็นถึงความสามารถที่ยอดเยี่ยมของโครงสร้าง LEGO ที่ทำลายสถิติกินเนสส์เวิลด์เร็กคอร์ด
  • ตอนท้ายของการแสดงได้เน้นถึงคุณสมบัติลูกค้าของ Land Rover ซึ่งได้แก่ Bear Gry

Follow the Land Rover Brick Road: New Discovery Makes Debut on Giant Lego Tower Bridge

  • New Land Rover Discovery shows its unrivalled capability on Guinness World Record-breaking LEGO structure
  • Show-stopping reveal features Land Rover customers Bear Grylls, Sir Ben Ainslie and Zara Phillips MBE
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Cambodia Gives Garment Workers a Raise

The Cambodian government agreed to raise the minimum wage for clothing and footwear workers by about 9 percent in a move that failed to satisfy either the garment workers' unions or the manufacturers.

On Thursday th…