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Thailand: Princess disqualified from prime minister bid

Bangkok – Officials have disqualified a Thai princess from running for prime minister in next month’s general election after her brother, King Maha Vajiralongkorn, said her nomination would be “inappropriate.” Thailand’s Electoral Commission announced on Monday that the “monarchy must … Continue reading Thailand: Princess disqualified from prime minister bid

Emirates Codeshare with China Southern Airlines

Dubai/Guangzhou – Emirates and China Southern Airlines (IATA code: CZ) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to progress a comprehensive reciprocal codeshare agreement, which is set to open up new destinations for passengers travelling between China and the Middle East … Continue reading Emirates Codeshare with China Southern Airlines

Venture capital: Chinese market more polarised

Beijing – Investors are pouring capital into China’s more mature, later-stage tech companies, polarising the tech scene into established “decacorns” – private companies with valuations of US$10 billion or more – versus capital-hungry, start-ups. Unlisted technology giants are attracting bigger … Continue reading Venture capital: Chinese market more polarised