“We are quite excited about helping … perhaps mining companies in Australia look for capital in Asia – acting like a bridge to Asia.”: MillionaireAsia founder Brian Yim (right). Photo: MIllionaireAsia.com Brian Yim is hoping to use print media to create an investment bridge between Australia and other Asian countries. Mr Yim, the founder of MillionaireAsia […]
Asia Bibi, a Christian woman from Pakistan’s Punjab region, was convicted of blasphemy and sentenced to death by hanging in 2010. On Wednesday, Pakistan’s highest court in Lahore stayed the execution and admitted a full hearing of the 50-year-old prisoner’s appeal, which her
husband had helped her launch. Bibi allegedly insulted the Prophet […]
BANGKOK— Pirates continue to hijack a coastal tanker on the average of once every two weeks to steal their cargo of fuel, according to data released Wednesday by the International Maritime Bureau’s Piracy Reporting Center.
A total of 134 incidents of piracy and armed robbery globally were reported to the center from […]
China has described Japan’s annual defence review as misleading and malicious, saying it overplayed the “China military threat” and stoked tensions between the two east Asian powers. Beijing said it reserved the right to a “necessary reaction” after Japan issued a review that called on China to stop building oil and gas exploration platforms close […]
Pakistan’s Minister for Petroleum and Natural Resources Shahid Khaqan Abbasi recently said that work on the pending Iran-Pakistan-India (IPI) gas pipeline project would resume in the wake of Iran’s nuclear deal with the world powers. Pakistan, which has been facing an acute energy crisis for many years, plans to use funds provided by China […]