Mon, 20 Sep 2021

China enacts emergency procedures after earthquake hits Sichuan

BEIJING, China: China is carrying out emergency procedures after a 6.0-magnitude earthquake struck Sichuan Province in the country's southwest, killing ...

China seeks membership in Asia trade group Trans-Pacific Partnership

BEIJING, China: Seeking to expand its influence, China is seeking to join an 11-nation Asia-Pacific free trade group, the Comprehensive ...

US to provide Australia with nuclear submarines to blunt Chinese

WASHINGTON, D.C.: U.S. President Joe Biden, U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson and Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison have announced that ...

Majority of Japanese companies say business to recover in 2021

TOKYO, Japan: A survey by Reuters found that most Japanese companies believe the recovery of the country's economy has reached ...

North Korea unveils cruise missile, adding to its arsenal

SEOUL, South Korea: North Korea successfully tested a new long-range cruise missile, which is thought by analysts to potentially be ...

Freefall in iron ore price pressures Australian stock exchange

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Most Asian stock markets rose on Friday, however, the ASX fell sharply as the Australian market ...

China, climate on agenda for meeting of Australia, Japan, India, U.S.

WASHINGTON D.C.: The leaders of Australia, India, Japan and the United States will meet on 24th September to discuss issues ...

South Korea fines Google $177M for antitrust violations

SEOUL, South Korea: In what could be one of South Korea's largest-ever antitrust cases, Google has been fined at least ...

Australia halt Qantas-Japan Airlines flight sharing

SYDNEY, Australia: Citing competition concerns as international travel is soon to resume, the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has ...

NIA begins probe pertains to Karachi bound Chinese vessel

New Delhi [India], September 20 (ANI): The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has registered a case and began probe linked to ...

NIA begins probe in Karachi-bound Chinese ship

By Rajnish SinghNew Delhi [India], September 20 (ANI): The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has registered a case and began a ...

Update: China launches cargo craft for space station supplies

© Provided by Xinhua WENCHANG, Hainan, Sept. 20 (Xinhua) -- China launched cargo spacecraft Tianzhou-3 on Monday to deliver supplies ...

Xi's vision on building community of shared future between China, LatAm

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, Sept. 20 (Xinhua) -- Chinese President Xi Jinping has laid out a vision of jointly ...

Mithali Raj talks about upcoming series against Australia

Queensland [Brisbane], September 20 (ANI): India women's ODI skipper Mithali Raj on Monday said the two-week quarantine period in Australia ...

Poor nations to face $75 bn shortfall in climate finance

Nairobi [Kenya], Sep 20 (ANI): Wealthy nations are expected to fall up to 75 billion dollars short of fulfilling their ...

China greatly fears alliances such as AUKUS

Hong Kong, September 20 (ANI): China reacted predictably after the respective leaders of Australia, the UK and USA announced the ...

British, French Defence Ministers' meeting cancelled

London [UK], September 20 (ANI/Sputnik): A meeting between UK Defence Secretary Ben Wallace and his French counterpart Florence Parly was ...

'Unthinkable to go ahead with EU-Australia trade'

Brussels [Belgium], September 20 (ANI/Sputnik): The trade negotiations between the European Union and Australia are at risk of collapsing over ...

China launches cargo craft for space station supplies

© Provided by Xinhua WENCHANG, Hainan, Sept. 20 (Xinhua) -- China launched cargo spacecraft Tianzhou-3 on Monday to deliver supplies ...

China greenlights four ChiNext IPOs

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, Sept. 20 (Xinhua) -- China's securities regulator has approved the initial public offering (IPO) registrations ...

China's Evergrande starts repayment plan

Beijing [China], September 20 (ANI): Amid the increasing pressure over unpaid loans, China's property giant Evergrande Group's has started a ...

ICC partners with CA to live stream Australia's season

Dubai [UAE], September 20 (ANI): The International Cricket Council (ICC) has partnered with Cricket Australia (CA) to broadcast the upcoming ...

China to launch Tianzhou-3 cargo spacecraft

© Provided by Xinhua WENCHANG, Hainan, Sept. 20 (Xinhua) -- China will launch the Tianzhou-3 cargo spacecraft on Monday afternoon, ...

Faults in Chinese-made drone is Pak

Islamabad [Pakistan], September 20 (ANI): The faults in Chinese-made Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) has been damaging Pakistan military capability, said ...

Pakistan must recognise Taliban govt: Fazlur Rehman

Islamabad [Pakistan], September 20 (ANI): Pakistan should recognise the Taliban government at the earliest to help ensure a stable country ...

Chinese, Sri Lankan workers to celebrate their moon festivals together

© Provided by Xinhua The Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival and the Sri Lankan Poya Day may coincide as the case in ...

Xi's potential 2027 transition poses threat to Taiwan

Washington [US], September 20 (ANI): Former Indo-Pacific commander Philip Davidson said that Chinese President Xi Jinping's potential 2027 transition poses ...

Why unions support vaccination - but not employer mandates

The American union movement has split over President Joe Biden's proposal for companies with more than 100 employees to vaccinate ...

China's Henan province witnessed torrential rains

Henan [China], September 19 (ANI): China's Henan province witnessed torrential rains, resulting in a level IV emergency response to floods ...

Hong Kong medical union denies govt allegations

Taipei [Taiwan], September 19 (ANI): A pro-democracy medical union in Hong Kong has denied government allegations that it has violated ...

ICG seizes two tonnes of sea cucumber worth Rs 8 cr in TN

Mandapam (Tamil Nadu) [India], September 19 (ANI): The Indian Coast Guard (ICG) on Sunday seized two tonnes of sea cucumber ...

Taiwan to help wax, custard apple growers after China annou

Taipei [Taiwan], September 19 (ANI): Taiwan government will help local growers of wax apples and custard apples after China announced ...

UK trade deal with Australia to have clause on environment

Moscow [Russia], September 19 (ANI/Sputnik): United Kingdom's top climate official, COP26 President Alok Sharma, said on Sunday that the bilateral ...

Chinese govt role in Uyghur Internment camps in XUAR

London [UK], September 19 (ANI): German researcher Adrian Zenz in London had presented a report at the second session of ...

Macron, Biden to speak over phone in coming days

Paris [France], September 19 (ANI): French President Emmanuel Macron and United States President Joe Biden will speak to each other ...

India end with ninth spot at Asian volleyball championship

Funabashi Arena [Japan], September 19 (ANI): The Indian men's volleyball team settled for the ninth spot after beating Bahrain in ...

China condemns explosive attack at its Consulate General

Beijing [China], September 19 (ANI): China has strongly condemned the explosive attack at its Consulate General in Brazil, Chinese state ...

Taipei and France's Dassault sign agreement on Mirage jets

Taipei [Taiwan], September 19 (ANI): Taiwan's Ministry of National Defence on Saturday said that it has signed a technical support ...

China to ban shipments of sugar, Java apples from Taiwan

Taipei [Taiwan], September 19 (ANI): China will suspend sugar apples and Java apples from Taiwan from Monday, claiming that multiple ...

AUS W v IND W: Visitors arrive in Mackay for first ODI

Brisbane [Australia], September 19 (ANI): The Indian women's cricket team on Sunday arrived in Mackay for the upcoming first ODI ...

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Hong Kong stocks dive, China Evergrande bonds yielding more than 500%

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Chinese, South Korean, and Japanese stock markets were closed on Monday with their respective countries enjoying ...

Ad revenue on Australian commercial radio stations surges in August

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Australian commercial radio ad revenue has bounced back up despite ongoing lockdown restrictions across the country.Revenue ...

From street cart to Wall St., Oregon's Dutch Bros Coffee launches IPO

PORTLAND, Oregon: Dutch Bros Coffee, which began in business by selling espresso-based coffee drinks from a pushcart in the Oregon ...

China seeks membership in Asia trade group Trans-Pacific Partnership

BEIJING, China: Seeking to expand its influence, China is seeking to join an 11-nation Asia-Pacific free trade group, the Comprehensive ...

With new Covid rules, U.S. to allow entry to international visitors

WASHINGTON D.C.: A senior White House advisor has said that the Biden administration is considering mandatory COVID-19 vaccinations and contact ...

Boeing: Domestic air travel recovering, international remains slow

CHICAGO, Illinois: The airline industry is showing signs of recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic, Boeing said on Tuesday, predicting rising ...

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