Monday, July 15, 2019

China to try Canadian citizen on drugs charges: Report

BEIJING (REUTERS) - A Chinese court will try a Canadian citizen on drugs charges on Saturday (Dec 29), a government-run news portal said,...

Cathay makes another ticketing blunder

HONG KONG • Less than two weeks after saying it had a ticketing error that sold premium seats at huge discounts, Cathay Pacific...

7 dead in south-west China mining accident

BEIJING (AFP) - Seven miners were killed and three others injured in an accident at a coal mine in south-western China, state media...

Johor royalty victim of 'character assassination', says Crown Prince

JOHOR BARU (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - Johor Crown Prince Tunku Ismail Sultan Ibrahim claims that the Johor royal family is a victim...

Cambodia kicks off campaign for controversial election

PHNOM PENH (AFP) - Cambodian political parties on Saturday (July 7) kicked off a three-week-long campaign for a controversial general election on July...

Bangladesh will not relocate Rohingyas

Analysis, Diplomacy Xi’s visit helps promote Belt, Road in Eurasia Three-nation trip deepens cooperation, bolsters world governance. President Xi Jinping’s trip to Italy, Monaco and France...

Freeman Asia Interns Blog About Life Abroad

July 9, 2018 Chaepter Negro ’19 operates an automatic planter during orientation at the International Rice Research Institute (IRRI) of the Philippines.BLOOMINGTON, Ill. — From...

Asia Pacific Accounts for 41 Percent of Global Digital Commerce in 2018

Press release content from Business Wire. The AP news staff was not involved in its creation.Click to copyhttps://apnews.com/Business%2520Wire/ad09e547adac45d89ef094deb33fe176TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 20, 2019--Global market research...

Asia Stocks Trade Mixed; Dollar Extends Gains: Markets Wrap

(Bloomberg) -- Asian shares drifted mostly lower on Thursday, while the dollar reached a four-month high as American assets outperform thanks to strong...

EUR/JPY hits one-month low in Asia

EUR/JPY is trading in the red for the fourth straight day.  The currency pair fell to 124.18 a few minutes before press...

4% Alpha Remains In Morgan Stanley Asia-Pacific Fund Reorganization

In our latest CEF Weekly Roundup, we introduced the news that Morgan Stanley Asia-Pacific Fund, Inc. (APF) is set to reorganize into...

Rescuers retrieve car that plunged off Penang Bridge

GEORGE TOWN • Malaysian rescuers yesterday retrieved the sports utility vehicle (SUV) that plunged into the sea from the Penang Bridge in a...

Times Higher Education reveals 2019 Asia University Rankings

One of the world’s leading...

Man smuggles month-old leopard cub on plane to India

NEW DELHI: A passenger who smuggled a month-old...

Braden Currie, Teresa Adam defend Ironman Asia-Pacific titles with victory in Cairns

Overcoming tough conditions, New Zealand triathletes Braden Currie and Teresa Adam have stamped their authority on the Ironman Asia-Pacific championships. They successfully...

Afghanistan knock Sri Lanka out of 2018 Asia Cup

ASIA CUP 2018Cricbuzz Staff • Last updated on Tue, 18 Sep, 2018, 01:09 AM This is Afghanistan's first win over Sri Lanka in ODIs. ©...

Stocks in Australia decline after US-China trade tensions escalate again

“An increase in tariffs would be bad news for risk assets and would (threaten) the prospect of a global growth recovery,” Catril said....

2019 Asia Pacific Pay TV Forecasts – Covering 2010-2024 for 22 Countries by Household...

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VOA Asia – Hope for Afghan peace wanes as talks continue

Peace remains elusive in Afghanistan. Preparations continue for Trump-Kim summit. Suicides high among Australia's indigenous residents. READ SOURCE

Trump meets Japan business leaders

TOKYO (THE JAPAN NEWS/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - At a meeting held at the United States ambassador's official residence in the Akasaka district of...

'Like nothing on Earth': Apec's cruise ship summit

ABOARD THE PACIFIC JEWEL, PAPUA NEW GUINEA (AFP) - Quoits deck, plunge pools and sunset yoga: for security and logistical reasons, thousands of...

Reports: Emiliano Sala's pilot “dropped out from commercial training”

It has been a month since the death of Argentine footballer Emiliano Sala, and with each passing day, fresh information that arises from...

ISIS's New Target: South Asia

The Easter Sunday attacks in Sri Lanka have brought the island nation to the forefront of the global terrorism discourse. The Islamic State...

Tokyo-Beijing rapprochement: Chinese PM to attend student exchange with Japan

The Japanese Minister of Education will also be present. The initiative involves a thousand students. Tokyo wants to confirm a summit with Xi...

Asia-Pacific Cartilage Repair Market Analysis & Forecast: 2018-2024 – ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Asia Pacific Cartilage Repair Market (2018 -...

CNN Streaming Scrubs Asia Argento From Anthony Bourdain's Show Parts Unknown

The Feast is Bravo’s digital destination for foodies, serving fresh culinary...

Australia: Invigor Group shares surge 25% as Sun Asia delivers

Through its recently acquired Sun Asia Group, Invigor Group Ltd has secured a A$25 million...