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Australia winning trade war with China

Perth [Australia], May 15 (ANI): Though China has imposed punitive trade restrictions on Australian coal, barley, meat and wine, it ...


Singapore reports 52 new COVID-19 cases

SINGAPORE, May 14 (Xinhua) -- Singapore's Ministry of Health (MOH) reported 52 new cases of COVID-19 on Friday, bringing the ...


Shearman & Sterling makes rare Singapore hire from HSF      

Shearman & Sterling makes rare Singapore hire from HSF The Lawyer ...


AMD Epyc processors will power Singapores new supercomputer - IT PRO

AMD Epyc processors will power Singapores new supercomputer IT PRO ...


Cost of flights and holidays surge as green list countries see boom in demand

Cost of flights and holidays surge as green list countries see boom in demand iNews ...


The Logistics Of An Airbus A380 Private Jet

The Logistics Of An Airbus A380 Private Jet Simple Flying ...


COVID-Hit Philippine Economy Drops 4.2 Percent - The ASEAN Post

COVID-Hit Philippine Economy Drops 4.2 Percent The ASEAN Post ...


Sharael Taha on Land Transport Authority of Singapore (Amendment) Bill

Sharael Taha on Land Transport Authority of Singapore (Amendment) Bill CNA ...


Sai Praneeth withdraws from Singapore Open; others follow News,The Indian Express

Sai Praneeth withdraws from Singapore Open; others follow The Indian Express ...


Myanmars army needs to cooperate for peace, Singapore says - 1330 & 101.5 WHBL

Myanmar's army needs to cooperate for peace, Singapore says WHBL News ...


Grace Fu on Singapore's commitment towards net-zero carbon target

Grace Fu on Singapore's commitment towards net-zero carbon target CNA ...


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Amazon court win defeats EU drive to tax corporations

BRUSSELS, Belgium: In a setback to competition chief Margrethe Vestager's campaign against preferential deals, Amazon won its fight against an ...

Masks can be removed for vaccinated Americans, says CDC

ATLANTA, Georgia: Americans will no longer need to wear face masks if they are fully vaccinated, the U.S. Centers for ...

Israeli police attack on Al-Aqsa Mosque blamed for violence outbreak

JERUSALEM - Twenty-seven days before the first rocket was fired from Gaza this week, a squad of Israeli police officers ...

Following cyber attack on pipeline, Biden acts to stop online hacking

WASHINGTON D.C.: President Joe Biden has issued an executive order to strengthen U.S. cybersecurity defenses.This follows recent high-profile incidents that ...

Online out-of-state purchases to now be taxed in Missouri

JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri: The legislature passed bills on May 12 to require out-of-state online stores to collect sales taxes on ...

N.Y. university students required to be vaccinated before enrolling

NEW YORK CITY, New York: The 435,000 students enrolled at the State University of New York and the City University ...

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India women's team to tour Australia in mid-September

Melbourne [Australia], May 16 (ANI): Australia women's pacer Megan Schutt has revealed that the Indian team would be touring in ...

One dead, three missing after Chinese sand dredger capsizes

Taipei [Taiwan], May 16 (ANI): One person died while three went missing after a Chinese sand dredger capsized around 60 ...

Rugby world pays tribute as All Blacks great Kieran Read retires

World Rugby and the All Blacks led tributes Sunday to Kieran Read who announced his retirement from rugby after a ...

IPL 2021: Australian contingent to land back home on Mon

Melbourne [Australia], May 16 (ANI): Thirty-eight members of the Australian contingent stranded in the Maldives will be reaching back home ...

China conducts 'Taiwan invasion' military drills

Beijing [China], May 16 (ANI): Amid rising tensions over Taiwan and the South China Sea, China has released videos showing ...

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Amazon court win defeats EU drive to tax corporations

BRUSSELS, Belgium: In a setback to competition chief Margrethe Vestager's campaign against preferential deals, Amazon won its fight against an ...


As alternative to electric, BMW hydrogen SUV on sale in 2022

MUNICH, Germany: BMW is introducing a limited series hydrogen fuel-cell powered SUV in 2022 as a zero-emission alternative to electric ...


Alaska Air buys Boeing 737 MAX, Embraer aircraft

SEATTLE, Washington: Alaska Airlines announced on May 12 its purchase of 13 737-9 MAX aircraft from Boeing, as well as ...


Some 8 million U.S. jobs unfilled in March, setting new record

WASHINGTON D.C.: U.S. job openings grew to a record high 8 million in March, fueling criticism of the Biden administration's ...


To lure short features, YouTube to create $100 million fund

SAN BRUNO, California: Alphabet Inc's YouTube has announced it will launch a $100 million fund to pay content creators whose ...


American businesses in China voice concern over consumer boycotts

BEIJING, China: A group representing U.S. business interests in China has demanded that China end what it calls its "implicit ...


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