Published: Jul 09, 2019
Food vendors will be removed from the last nine spots in Bangkok’s Klong Toei district where they have been allowed to operate, as the capital continues a programme to eliminate the street food vending that draws international tourists.
Published: May 23, 2019
Singapore - Smokers in Singapore will no longer have to sneak a drag on the street, with the launch of the city-state's first air-conditioned "smoking cabin", but the experience won few fans among cigarette puffers on Wednesday.
Published: Nov 22, 2018
Beijing - A car rammed into a group of schoolchildren crossing a street in front of an elementary school in China's northeastern Liaoning province Thursday, causing an unknown number of casualties, state media said.
Published: May 25, 2017
In an effort to reduce the public nuisance caused by street beggars and promote job opportunities, the Ministry of Social Development and Human Security will soon promulgate a draft panhandling-control strategy to be implemented over the next five years, with a clear distinction between panhandlers and street performers.