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Tibetan student sentenced to 3 years in prison in China

Beijing [China], June 30 (ANI): Chinese authorities recently sentenced a university student from Kardze's Shelian Township to three years in ...

What NATO's new strategic concept means for China

The Western military alliance names Beijing as a challenge for the first timeDuring the North Atlantic Treaty Organization's (NATO) latest ...

Religious persecution by China continues to deteriorate in Tibet

Lhasa [Tibet], June 28 (ANI): Cultural liberty in Tibet is a myth as Tibetans under the Chinese administration are strictly ...

China eases COVID-19 restrictions for overseas travellers

Beijing [China], June 28 (ANI): In the biggest relaxation of entry restrictions after sticking to a zero COVID-19 policy throughout ...

NTC Group launches two New Businesses with Boxory Logistics and Cargonix Xpress

New Delhi [India], June 28 (ANI/India PR Distribution): NTC Group has launched two New Businesses - Boxory Logistics and Cargonix ...

China: Macau launches 3rd round of mandatory COVID-19 testing

Beijing [China], June 28 (ANI): Amid the recent surge of COVID-19 infections, Macau on Monday launched its third round of ...

G7 to counter China's Belt and Road

President Biden said America will foot a third of the $600 billion G7 infrastructure program meant to rival China's initiativeG7 ...

Singapore Airlines capacity up 126 pc, IATA upgrades outlook: Is new dawn beckoning for the aviation industry?

By Lee Kah WhyeSingapore, June 27 (ANI): Last week, the International Air Transport Association (IATA) upgraded its outlook for the ...

G7 Aims to Raise $600 Billion to Counter China's Belt and Road

Schloss Elmau, Germany - Group of Seven leaders Sunday pledged to raise $600 billion in private and public funds over ...

Abdullah bin Zayed, Singaporean FM review global developments

SINGAPORE, 5th May, 2022 (WAM) -- H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, ...

Market exchange rates in China -- July 1

BEIJING, July 1 (Xinhua) -- The following are the central parity rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or the yuan, ...

Singapore reports 9,505 new COVID-19 cases

SINGAPORE, June 30 (Xinhua) -- Singapore reported 9,505 new cases of COVID-19 on Thursday, bringing the total tally to 1,444,068. ...

Market exchange rates in China -- June 30

BEIJING, June 30 (Xinhua) -- The following are the central parity rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or the yuan, ...

Xinhua Asia-Pacific news summary at 1600 GMT, June 29

PHNOM PENH -- Cambodian Commerce Minister Pan Sorasak on Wednesday told local exporters to reap the benefits of the Regional ...

Singapore reports 9,392 new COVID-19 cases

SINGAPORE, June 29 (Xinhua) -- Singapore reported 9,392 new cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday, bringing the total tally to 1,434,563. ...

Vietnam attracts less foreign investment in January-June

HANOI, June 29 (Xinhua) -- Vietnam attracted an estimated foreign investment of 14.03 billion U.S. dollars in the first half ...

Market exchange rates in China -- June 29

BEIJING, June 29 (Xinhua) -- The following are the central parity rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or the yuan, ...

Singapore reports 11,504 new COVID-19 cases

SINGAPORE, June 28 (Xinhua) -- Singapore reported 11,504 new cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday, bringing the total tally to 1,425,171. ...

Market exchange rates in China -- June 28

BEIJING, June 28 (Xinhua) -- The following are the central parity rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or the yuan, ...

G7 unveils rival to China's Belt and Road

President Biden said the US will foot a third of the $600 billion G7 infrastructure program meant to rival China's ...

Singapore reports 5,309 new COVID-19 cases

SINGAPORE, June 27 (Xinhua) -- Singapore reported 5,309 new cases of COVID-19 on Monday, bringing the total tally to 1,413,667. ...

Dengue fever infections in Laos rise to 4,087

VIENTIANE, June 27 (Xinhua) -- An additional 161 dengue fever cases were reported across Laos in the past 24 hours, ...

Market exchange rates in China -- June 27

BEIJING, June 27 (Xinhua) -- The following are the central parity rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or the yuan, ...

Singapore reports 5,116 new COVID-19 cases

SINGAPORE, June 26 (Xinhua) -- Singapore reported 5,116 new cases of COVID-19 on Sunday, bringing the total tally to 1,408,358. ...

Singapore, UAE to collaborate on digitalisation, decarbonisation in maritime industry

By Binsal Abdulkader ABU DHABI, 2nd June, 2022 (WAM) -- Singapore is keen to collaborate with the UAE on digitalisation ...

MoIAT hosts virtual tour for Singaporean business and science communities

ABU DHABI, 18th May, 2022 (WAM) -- The UAE's Ministry of Industry and Advanced Technology (MoIAT), in collaboration with the ...

Singapore President, Prime Minister mourn passing of Sheikh Khalifa

SINGAPORE CITY, 14th May, 2022 (WAM) -- Singapore's President Halimah Yacob and Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong have mourned the ...

This Week in Media (June 20 to 24, 2022)

NEWS REPORTS this week featured the farmers, fisherfolk, jeepney drivers and commuters who are most directly affected by the impact ...

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High pressure fracking again being used by US oil companies

WASHINGTON, D.C.: Amidst the rise of "re-fracs" in the U.S. as part of the efforts to boost domestic oil production, ...

Stocks in Asia in retreat, Australian All Ordinaries loses nearly 2 percent

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia traded sharply lower on Thursday, following on from major falls on Wall Street ...

Unable to staff airports, Germany to bring in foreign workers

BERLIN, Germany: A German Interior Ministry spokesperson has said that in a bid to relieve airports overwhelmed by staff shortages ...

France expects to reopen coal-fired power plant in Lorraine

PARIS, France: In a written statement made this week confirming a report from broadcaster RTL, France's energy ministry said the ...

U.S. stock markets struggle, dollar makes sudden jump higher

NEW YORK, New York - Wall Street struggled to find its footing on Wednesday after Fed chief Jerome Powell vowed ...

US farms planting unplanned crops due to chemical shortages

WASHINGTON D.C.: Due to persistent shortages of agricultural chemicals that threaten yields, U.S. farmers have cut back on using common ...

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