BANGKOK: Will Wong Tat Meng ( pic ) return to Malaysia as a coach to boost the women’s singles department? Tat Meng has ended his stint with South Korea on a high after three years and five months working as the singles coach. In his last stint as a coach here in Bangkok, his players made him proud by lifting the Uber Cup title after 12 years. They defeated China 3-2 … [Read more...] about Tat Meng resigns from South Korea, will he return to Malaysia?
PETALING JAYA: The media should not be obstructed nor harassed in their line of duty, which is often about matters of public interest, say media groups. Their call came after two journalists were harassed by security guards at the Pudu Urban Transformation Centre (UTC) while they were working on a story on Malaysians having to put up with long queues when they sought to apply … [Read more...] about ‘No place for media harassment in matters of public interest’
A former senior executive of the media group founded by jailed Hong Kong tycoon Jimmy Lai Chee Ying has agreed to help prosecutors secure the mogul’s conviction in a fraud trial in exchange for his own personal freedom. Next Digital’s then chief financial officer and chief operating officer Royston Chow Tat Kuen turned against his former boss and colleague in the witness box … [Read more...] about Former Next Digital employee turns against ex-boss Jimmy Lai in fraud trial in exchange for personal freedom
After it began last week in Krabi, Thailand’s biggest light festival, known as the Aqua Lumina Illumination Festival, is headed towards Phuket. The festival will dazzle the shores of Nai Harn Beach from this coming Friday until May 31. The festival in Phuket will display lit up sculptures and multimedia shows, as well as projection mapping with 3D images with light. Aqua … [Read more...] about Thailand’s biggest light festival is headed to Phuket
Swedish Defense Minister Peter Hultqvist (L) delivers remarks during a meeting with U.S. Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin (2nd-R) at the Pentagon on May 18, 2022 in Arlington, Virginia. Secretary Austin is meeting with his Swedish counterpart after Sweden and Finland submitted their request to join the NATO alliance in the wake of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. Kevin … [Read more...] about US backs Nordic NATO bids as Ukraine tries Russian for war crime