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China's move to suspend economic pact with Australia

Beijing [China], May 8 (ANI): China's move to indefinitely suspend its economic accord with Australia was meant as a warning ...


Members states to decide on Taiwan's WHA bid: WHO

Washington DC [US], May 8 (ANI/Sputnik): It is up to the 194 member states of the World Health Organization to ...


'Jeopardizing global health at behest of China is wrong'

Taipei [Taiwan], May 8 (ANI): Taiwan on Friday thanked US Secretary of State Antony Blinken after Washington extended its support ...


French Senate passes resolution to support Taiwan's WHO bid

Taipei [Taiwan], May 8 (ANI): Ahead of the annual meeting of the World Health Assembly (WHA), the French Senate adopted ...


US calls on WHO to invite Taiwan as observer

Washington [US], May 7 (ANI): The United States on Friday called upon the World Health organisation Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus ...


China Suspends Economic Dialogue with Australia

SYDNEY - China says it is suspending further meetings in an economic dialogue with Australia in the latest sign of ...


French Senate's Taiwan vote triggers Beijing's anger again

A vote by the French Senate in favor of a resolution backing Taiwan's participation in the World Health Organization (WHO) ...


The 'good luck' snack that makes Taiwan's technology behave - BBC Worklife

The 'good luck' snack that makes Taiwan's technology behave BBC News ...


COVID outbreak causes Taiwans China Airlines to scrap North American flights - 2021-04-30

COVID outbreak causes Taiwan's China Airlines to scrap North American flights Taiwan News ...


How Taiwan beat COVID-19 new study reveals clues to its success

How Taiwan beat COVID-19 new study reveals clues to its success The Conversation UK ...


US sends unofficial delegation to Taiwan, angering China - DW - 14.04.2021

US sends unofficial delegation to Taiwan, angering China DW (English) ...


Business

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Google changing rules on working in office after Covid

MOUNTAIN VIEW, California: Some 20 percent of Google's staff will continue to work remotely after the offices reopen in the ...

Losses climb for Hyatt amid pandemic as public remains homebound

CHICAGO, ILLINOIS: Hyatt Hotels has reported that it is facing greater losses in Q1 as the public opted to remain ...

Demand seen pushing factory orders to 1.1% in March

WASHINGTON D.C.: After sliding 0.5 percent in February, new factory orders for US-made goods rebounded 1.1 percent in March, as ...

Airlines, biofuel industries discuss low-cost biofuels with U.S. House

WASHINGTON D.C.: As part of a larger drive by lawmakers to advance climate and energy legislation, members of a U.S. ...

China reports 230 million tourist trips over May Day holiday

BEIJING, China: China set a new tourism record, as the Chinese made some 230 million trips over the extended May ...

U.S. industrial stocks set new records, U.S. dollar gets smashed

NEW YORK, New York - It was like Groundhog Day as stocks forged to new highs on Wall Street on ...

Asia Pacific

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WHO says "low confidence" in Sinopharm Covid side-effects data

GENEVA, Switzerland: World Health Organization experts have said they have "very low confidence" in data received from Chinese state-owned drugmaker ...

China to Create 'Line of Separation' at Everest Summit on COVID Fears

BEIJING - China will set up "a line of separation" at the summit of Mount Everest to prevent the mingling ...

China Focus: Hainan set to bring global benefits as free trade port

© Provided by Xinhua HAIKOU, May 9 (Xinhua) -- As comprehensive reforms are being deepened and high-level opening-up policies are ...

Vaccine Deserts: Some Countries Have No COVID-19 Jabs At All

N'DJAMENA, CHAD - At the small hospital where Dr. Oumaima Djarma works in Chad's capital, there are no debates over ...

China ready to enhance cooperation with Suriname: Chinese FM

© Provided by Xinhua China is ready to strengthen cooperation with Suriname to fight the COVID-19 pandemic, Chinese State Councilor ...

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Life in Italian prison for 2 U.S. friends guilty of slaying policeman

ROME, Italy: Two young Americans have been sentenced to life in prison for the 2019 slaying of an Italian policeman.Found ...


More than 200 Palestinians injured during end-of-Ramadan clashes

JERUSALEM - Celebrating the final week of Ramadan, thousands of Palestinian worshippers at the Al-Aqsa Mosque gathered for prayer time ...


U.S. announces waiver of Covid patents; pharmaceutical stocks tumble

WASHINGTON D.C.: Shares of Covid vaccine manufacturers fell following statements from the White House that they support waiving patent rights ...


U.S. economic downturn translates to lowest birth rate in 40 years

WASHINGTON DC - Amidst the radical turndown in the American economy during the Covid lockdown, birth rates in the United ...


WHO says "low confidence" in Sinopharm Covid side-effects data

GENEVA, Switzerland: World Health Organization experts have said they have "very low confidence" in data received from Chinese state-owned drugmaker ...


White House seeks subsidies for nuclear power in bid for clean energy

WASHINGTON D.C.: The White House is talking with lawmakers to offer subsidies to the nation's nuclear power plants, in a ...


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