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    • A day at Hua Lamphong

      Apr 27, 2018 | 03:26 am

      Travellers, railway staff and cleaners all feature in this colourful tableau of a day in the life of Thailand's most important train station. — Jetjaras Na Ranong

    • Kim hails 'new chapter as two Koreas hold summit

      Apr 27, 2018 | 03:09 am

      SEOUL: North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on Friday hailed that the two Koreas are marking a "new chapter" in their ties during the first inter-Korean summit talks in over a decade, an event following a tense year over the North's rapid nuclear and weapons development.

    • Kim's security: 'Not even an ant can pass through'

      Apr 27, 2018 | 02:45 am

      SEOUL: When Pyongyang's leader Kim Jong Un came down the steps towards the inter-Korean border Friday he was escorted by a phalanx of bodyguards carefully chosen for their fitness, marksmanship, martial arts skills and even looks.

    • Honda posts record 2017 net profit on US tax cut

      Apr 27, 2018 | 02:39 am

      TOKYO: Honda Motor Co said Friday its group net profit in the year ended March rose 71.8% from the previous year to a record 1.06 trillion yen, as it benefited from a major windfall from the US tax overhaul.

    • Capital outflows from stock market 'not a worry yet'

      Apr 27, 2018 | 02:29 am

      Capital outflows from its stock and bond markets in the past week is not a worry, the central bank said on Friday.

    • Southwest Airlines orders 40 Boeing 737 MAX jets

      Apr 27, 2018 | 02:24 am

      US carrier Southwest Airlines has ordered 40 Boeing Co 737 MAX jets worth $4.68 billion at list price to help modernise its fleet, the airline said, making it the planemaker's largest global customer for the updated narrowbody.