Category: Business

Thais Voting in First Election Since 2014 Coup

Thai voters are going to the polls Sunday for the first time in nearly five years.Thailand’s military junta took power in May 2014, when then-army chief Prayuth Chan-ocha led a coup that toppled the government.Junta leader Prayuth said Sunday morning a…

Canada Bans US Jet Model Involved in Ethiopian Crash

WHITE HOUSE Canada has banned from its airspace the model of an American-made jetliner that crashed and killed 157 people Sunday, leaving the United States as the world’s most high-profile country to continue to allow the aircraft to remain in service….

Myanmar’s gems emporium kicks off in capital city

YANGON, The 56th Myanmar Gems Emporium kicks off in the capital city of Nay Pyi Taw, attracting over 2,600 gems merchants from China, Thailand, Australia and the United States, according to the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environmental Conservat…