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Vietnam: Drop Activist's Long Sentence

(Bangkok, October 17, 2018) - Vietnam should reverse the draconian sentence imposed on a veteran environment and democracy activist, Le ...


Warning over US links with Taiwan

CHINA is resolutely opposed to official contacts and military links between the United States and Taiwan, a spokesman said yesterday. ...


Google launches Pixel 3, Pixel 3 XL in Taiwan

Google has launched the latest models of its Pixel lineup, the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL, in the Taiwan ...


Taiwanese executives leaving China flat panel industry

Many top executives from Taiwan who had helped China build up its flat panel industry have left the country, which ...


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Wall Street has quiet day on interest rate concerns

NEW YORK, New York – U.S. sticks dipped on Wednesday, as each of the major indices gave back a small ...

U.S. digital currency exchange Coinbase opens Dublin office

DUBLIN, Ireland - Set up in San Francisco in 2012, the leading U.S. digital currency exchange Coinbase has revealed its ...

Ireland and Northern Ireland border a stumbling block for UK

LONDON, UK - British Prime Minister Theresa May was facing off with European leaders on Wednesday in a bid to ...

Financial Supervisory Authority tells bank to get new boss

COPENHAGEN, Denmark - The Danish  Financial Supervisory Authority has rejected Danske Bank's preferred CEO to replace Thomas Borgen who resigned ...

China has a hidden "debt iceberg" says Standard and Poor's

NEW YORK, New York - Standard and Poor’s 500 has downgraded China’s sovereign debt rating, citing concerns over off-balance-sheet debt ...

Winning the fight against scammers

A message pops up on your screen. It screams that your computer is at risk or has been infected by ...

Asia Pacific

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China has a hidden "debt iceberg" says Standard and Poor's

NEW YORK, New York - Standard and Poor’s 500 has downgraded China’s sovereign debt rating, citing concerns over off-balance-sheet debt ...

Baby on the way, Prince Harry drops bombshell

CANBERRA, AUSTRALIA - Prince Harry and his wife, the Duchess of Sussex, are expecting their first child in the spring, ...

Trump Criticizes California Wildfire Work, Threatens Funding

WASHINGTON - U.S. President Donald Trump Wednesday rekindled his criticism of California's wildfire prevention steps and threatened to withhold billions ...

Solomon Islands Logging Risks Forests

SYDNEY - The South Pacific nation of the Solomon Islands is felling its tropical forests at nearly 20 times a ...

US raises concerns over China's lack of currency transparency

Washington D.C. [USA], Oct 18 (ANI): Amid escalating trade tensions between the United States (US) and China, the U.S. Department ...

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Gang arrested after parental abductions sweep Australia

CANBERRA, Australia - A two year investigation by Australian Federal Police has netted a gang of four people involved in parental abductions. ...


Rift between Turkey and Saudi Arabia could unravel

The Oct. 2  disappearance  of Saudi Arabian journalist Jamal Khashoggi at his country’s consulate in Istanbul has put a spotlight ...


Bomb explosion at college in Russia-annexed Crimea kills 18

MOSCOW, Russia - A bomb exploded at a college in the Black Sea region of Russian-annexed Crimea on Wednesday, leaving ...


Gunmen shoots scores of students at college in Crimean city

MOSCOW, RUSSIA - Up to nineteen people are dead, many of them students, after a student at a college in ...


Khashoggi family and UNHRC want transparent investigation

GENEVA, Switzerland - The UN Human Rights High Commissioner and the family of missing journalist Jamal Khashoggi have called for ...


In the elusive search for truth

Once again, the pathos of human history repeats itself. Another lot of ruthless strong men once more have their bloodied ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...