Travel and Life
Malaysian tour guides like Xiao Zhong thought 2014 would be their most prosperous year yet. Chinese tourists had been coming in droves to companies like his as the Southeast Asian nation branded itself as an affordable and quieter alternative to neighboring vacation hotspots.
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Officials say U.S. aviation authorities have cleared Philippine airlines to increase flights to the United States after safety standards improved.
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Southeast Asia’s top budget carrier AirAsia has withdrawn its latest inflight magazine and apologized for an offending article boasting that its well-trained pilots would never lose a plane. AirAsia Executive Chairman Kamarudin Meranun on Saturday expressed “deep regret and remorse,” saying the magazine was printed before the
PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — The spectacular temples of Cambodia’s historic Angkor civilization have been incorporated into Google’s Street View.
FOR a taste of rural Burma and the opportunity to enjoy homestays in villages along the way, head to Shan State in the country’s northeast. With rolling hills, few roads and welcoming locals, it’s an experience not to be forgotten.
5 dead, 15 injured in Philippine bus accident
Wed, Apr 16, 2014 1:14PM UTC
6 die as bus catches fire in India
Wed, Apr 16, 2014 1:12PM UTC
China’s growth slows to 24-year low of 7.4 percent
Wed, Apr 16, 2014 1:08PM UTC
In pictures: Rescue operation underway after SKorean ferry sinks
Wed, Apr 16, 2014 12:11PM UTC
At least 2 dead as ferry sinks off South Korea
Wed, Apr 16, 2014 11:40AM UTC
Sri Lanka: Canada holding Commonwealth to ransom
Wed, Apr 16, 2014 11:18AM UTC