Consumer Products And Services

Fears for Indonesian park's rare species as Trump town rises

Mar 29, 2017

A sprawling "Trump Community" that will rise next to a pristine national park in West Java has alarmed conservationists

Record 32.59 million foreign tourists visit Thailand in 2016

Jan 30, 2017

Thailand tourism officials say the country received a record 32.59 million foreign visitors last year and beat revenue predictions

Owner of Malaysia's Proton shortlists 5 bids for equity sale

Sep 28, 2016

The owner of Malaysian national carmaker Proton says it has shortlisted five potential foreign partners for a tie-up that includes an equity sale aimed at reviving the loss-making company

No longer invite-only, "robo-cars" offered to Singaporeans

Sep 23, 2016

Autonomous vehicle software startup nuTonomy has made rides on its self-driving taxis available to the general public in Singapore, expanding a first-in-the world run that was initially invitation-only

Asian shares slide after US losses due to lower oil prices

Aug 11, 2016

Asian stocks were mostly down Thursday after a sell-off in energy companies due to lower oil prices pulled down US stocks overnight, and with regional volumes affected by the closure of Japan's stock exchange for a holiday