Thursday , 18 December 2014

Burma orders respected Irrawaddy magazine to change name

Burma orders respected Irrawaddy magazine to change name

Irrawaddy chief Aung Zaw. Pic: AP. YANGON, Burma (AP) — Burma’s former military government easily changed the name of the country’s mightiest river, but a magazi ...

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Stability, spending to spur advertising growth in 2015

Stability, spending to spur advertising growth in 2015

The advertising industry is expected to grow 4-7% next year, driven by political stability and resumed confidence in consumer spending, says giant media agency Mindshare Thailand. ...

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Mine accident kills 10 in northeastern China

Mine accident kills 10 in northeastern China

BEIJING (AP) — Ten Chinese miners were found dead Sunday hours after they were trapped underground in an explosion at a mine in the northeastern province of Heilongjiang, st ...

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US man illegally in NKorea says not detained

US man illegally in NKorea says not detained

PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — North Korea has presented to the media an American who says he illegally crossed into the country but has not been held in custody. He also say ...

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Exit polls project big win for Japan ruling party

Exit polls project big win for Japan ruling party

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. Pic: AP. TOKYO (AP) — Media exit polls project a landslide victory for Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s (shin-zoh ah-bay’s) ruling ...

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