Fri, 14 Dec 2018

Samsung to shutter Tianjin City plant

TIANJIN CITY, China - Samsung Electronics will suspend their operations at one of their mobile phone plants in China. With ...

Tencent Music raises nearly $1.1 billion in its U.S. IPO

NEW YORK, U.S. - China’s largest music-streaming service, Tencent Music Entertainment Group has raised nearly $1.1 billion in its U.S. ...

Jack Ma toppled as China's Richest Man from world index

BEIJING, China - With a fortune of $42.5 billion, Evergrande Group owner Xu Jiayin toppled Alibaba's Jack Ma to become ...

US Confirms China Soybean Purchase, But No Clarity Over More Sales

CHICAGO/WASHINGTON - U.S. government officials on Thursday hailed China's first meager purchase of U.S. soybeans since its trade war with ...

Stocks Lose Steam as Nerves Persist, Euro Dips

A gauge of world equities was little changed after giving up early gains on Thursday, continuing a pattern seen for ...

Indians top list of foreign tourists visiting Nepal

Kathmandu [Nepal], Dec 14 (ANI): As many as 2,60,124 Indian tourists have visited Nepal in the last ten months, taking ...

Can Yandex's new services turn Russia into a Google-free territory

December 5, 2018. - Russia, Moscow. - Yandex announced the release of its first smartphone, Yandex.Phone. Anton Belitsky/Global Look Press ...

US lashes out at 'predatory' China, Russia in Africa

The United States lashed out on Thursday at "predatory" Chinese and Russian policy in Africa and unveiled a new strategy ...

US to Reorient Trade Deals, Aid to Africa

The Trump administration has unveiled a new strategy toward Africa, saying that U.S. interests and priorities must come first in ...

Le Clos powers to gold in the pool in China

Cape Town - South Africa's Chad le Clos won a gold medal at the 14th FINA World Swimming short course ...

Sheikh Hasina-led Awami League to win third term: EIU

London [United Kingdom], Dec 13 (ANI): Speculations are high that Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina would win third consecutive term ...

I am a son of India, mentally and physically: Dalai Lama

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Dec 13 (ANI): Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama on Thursday said that he is the son ...

Former Canadian diplomat held in China a 'pawn' - experts

The pattern is familiar: Canada arrests a Chinese national wanted in the US. Shortly after, a Canadian national is locked ...

China Confirms Detention of Second Canadian

China has confirmed that a second Canadian citizen has been detained under suspicion of endangering China's national security, in an ...

Opposition Politician In Siberia Granted Asylum In Lithuania

A Russian opposition politician from Siberia says he has fled to Lithuania, where he obtained political asylum. Aleksei Shitik told ...

Hundreds Jailed In 'Terrible Global Assault' On Journalists

At least 251 journalists around the world are behind bars for their work, as "authoritarian regimes increasingly use imprisonment to ...

Who Are the Two Canadians Detained in China

BEIJING - Two Canadian citizens were reported detained in China over recent days amid a dispute over Canada's detention of ...

A Look at Iranian Newspaper Front Pages on December 13

IFP has taken a look at the front pages of Iranian newspapers on Thursday, December 13, 2018, and picked headlines ...

Who Are the Two Canadians Reported Detained in China

BEIJING - Two Canadian citizens have been reported detained in China over recent days amid a dispute over Canada's detention ...

Second Canadian Reportedly Detained in China

A second Canadian citizen is reported to have been detained in China following the arrest earlier this month of a ...

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U.S. China trade tensions could hit Apple sales in China

SHANGHAI, China - Many Chinese companies are pressing their employees to boycott iPhones and Apple products and buy Huawei units ...

Samsung to shutter Tianjin City plant

TIANJIN CITY, China - Samsung Electronics will suspend their operations at one of their mobile phone plants in China. With ...

Tencent Music raises nearly $1.1 billion in its U.S. IPO

NEW YORK, U.S. - China’s largest music-streaming service, Tencent Music Entertainment Group has raised nearly $1.1 billion in its U.S. ...

Jack Ma toppled as China's Richest Man from world index

BEIJING, China - With a fortune of $42.5 billion, Evergrande Group owner Xu Jiayin toppled Alibaba's Jack Ma to become ...

IMF warns of troubles facing the global economy

LONDON, U.K. - The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has warned of 'storm clouds' building over the world economy, urging governments ...

Kim Jong Un leaves Seoul guessing over planned visit

SEOUL, South Korea - The North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's planned visit to the South Korean capital, Seoul, which ...

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