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Recession fears trigger 'sea of red' in stock markets as traders flee to safety

RECESSION FEARS TRIGGER 'SEA OF RED' IN STOCK MARKETS AS TRADERS FLEE TO SAFETY

Global stocks are tumbling as fears of a US recession reached new highs on the back of consistent bond market warnings. US futures...

Nearly 20,000 people have signed a petition asking Gillette to pull its name off of Patriots' stadium following charges against team owner Robert Kraft

NEARLY 20,000 PEOPLE HAVE SIGNED A PETITION ASKING GILLETTE TO PULL ITS NAME OFF OF PATRIOTS' STADIUM FOLLOWING CHARGES AGAINST TEAM OWNER ROBERT KRAFT

Nearly 20,000 people have signed a petition calling for Gillette to pull its sponsorship of the New England Patriots' home stadium...

 
 
 
I Switched to One Bag Travel and I'm Never Going Back

I SWITCHED TO ONE BAG TRAVEL AND I'M NEVER GOING BACK

I've used the same 65 liter backpack for just about every trip for the past ten years. It's come with me as I crashed on stranger's...

When in Pattaya, MAYs Urban Thai Dine is the place you should stop for

WHEN IN PATTAYA, MAYS URBAN THAI DINE IS THE PLACE YOU SHOULD STOP FOR

From the youngest daughter of a farmer family of seven children straight to Pattaya's skillful cook and flourishing female entrepreneur,...

 
 
 
Hong Kong, Paris & Singapore split title of world's most expensive city

HONG KONG, PARIS & SINGAPORE SPLIT TITLE OF WORLD'S MOST EXPENSIVE CITY

In a recent survey on worldwide cost of living, Hong Kong, Paris and Singapore have split the title of the world's most expensive city,...

Tiffany misses on sales, shares slump 5%

TIFFANY MISSES ON SALES, SHARES SLUMP 5%

Tiffany reported fourth-quarter sales that fell short of Wall Street estimates. Shares fell 5% early Friday. Watch Tiffany trade live...

 
 
 
Egypt's tourism industry shows a rebound after years of decline

EGYPT'S TOURISM INDUSTRY SHOWS A REBOUND AFTER YEARS OF DECLINE

After years of struggling, it looks like as though Egypt's tourism industry is firmly coming back to life once again. New data from...

Two New Reference Genomes Expand Potential for Millet as Super Cereal Crop

TWO NEW REFERENCE GENOMES EXPAND POTENTIAL FOR MILLET AS SUPER CEREAL CROP

The modern world might benefit from a return to our ancient roots by expanding the cultivation of one of the first domesticated crops,...

 
 
 
Juventus say choosing Asia over U.S. for ICC not related to Cristiano Ronaldo rape allegation - source

JUVENTUS SAY CHOOSING ASIA OVER U.S. FOR ICC NOT RELATED TO CRISTIANO RONALDO RAPE ALLEGATION - SOURCE

Former Chelsea man Frank Leboeuf has been so impressed by Ajax's youth that he feels they have what it takes to get past Juventus in...

US and China plan high level trade talks amid fears tariff war could wipe $1 trillion off economy

US AND CHINA PLAN HIGH LEVEL TRADE TALKS AMID FEARS TARIFF WAR COULD WIPE $1 TRILLION OFF ECONOMY

US and Chinese officials are set to meet for high level talks with hopes of securing a deal at the end of April after a difficult patch...

 
 
 
200 Dogs Rescued From South Korean Meat Farm Are On To Better Lives

200 DOGS RESCUED FROM SOUTH KOREAN MEAT FARM ARE ON TO BETTER LIVES

Humane Society International is working to save dogs across Asia from theft, illegal transport, and slaughter. Since 2015, they have...

The world's cleanest airlines revealed: Japan's ANA is No1

THE WORLD'S CLEANEST AIRLINES REVEALED: JAPAN'S ANA IS NO1

In a survey, passengers rated the standards and quality of the cleanliness on board aircraft in several different areas. Seven airlines...

 
 
 
I Go South

I GO SOUTH

“I Go South” was published in collaboration with Ideas , Asia Art Archive's online journal, and was co-edited with Paul Fermin. The...

Weekly Obsessions: Christian Louboutin's sneakers, Omega's limited Speedmaster Apollo 11

WEEKLY OBSESSIONS: CHRISTIAN LOUBOUTIN'S SNEAKERS, OMEGA'S LIMITED SPEEDMASTER APOLLO 11

As editors at Lifestyle Asia, we're privileged to get a first look at the most exciting new luxury goods daily, but with so many new...

 
 
 
Asian shares advance as investors watch US-China trade talks

ASIAN SHARES ADVANCE AS INVESTORS WATCH US-CHINA TRADE TALKS

TOKYO - Shares rose in Asia on Monday as investors awaited signs the U.S. and China could be making progress in negotiations on resolving...

ASIA House / Jorge Marsino Prado

ASIA HOUSE / JORGE MARSINO PRADO

© Juan Solano Ojasi Architects: Jorge Marsino Prado Location: Asia, Peru Category: Houses Project Area: 303.0 m2 Project Year: 2014 Photographs:...

 
 
 
PATA Annual Summit 2019 ‘Progress with a Purpose May 9-12 Radisson Blu Cebu Cebu, Philippines

PATA ANNUAL SUMMIT 2019 ‘PROGRESS WITH A PURPOSE MAY 9-12 RADISSON BLU CEBU CEBU, PHILIPPINES

The Pacific Asia Travel Association takes great pleasure in inviting you or one of your colleagues to attend the forthcoming PATA Annual...

Apple kerfuffles, praise groups, and media layoffs

APPLE KERFUFFLES, PRAISE GROUPS, AND MEDIA LAYOFFS

Lots of news and interesting tidbits to wrap up the week. Apple kerfuffles Apple has been vindicated in its long-standing dispute with...

 
 
 
The New Zealand shooting is now among the deadliest massacres in recent world history

THE NEW ZEALAND SHOOTING IS NOW AMONG THE DEADLIEST MASSACRES IN RECENT WORLD HISTORY

Mark Baker/AP At least 49 people were shot dead Friday in a mass shooting that targeted two mosques in the city of Christchurch, New...

Africa tourism is the second-fastest growing one in the world

AFRICA TOURISM IS THE SECOND-FASTEST GROWING ONE IN THE WORLD

Africa is the second-fastest growing tourism region in the world, behind only Asia-Pacific. Travel & Tourism in Africa grew by 5.6...