Fri, 17 Aug 2018

Kudlow: China Sending Team to Washington to Talk Trade

The United States and China are resuming trade talks, raising hopes for a way out of an intensifying dispute between ...

White House: US 'Crushing It' on Economic Growth

The United States economy, the world's largest, is 'crushing it,' White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow declared Thursday. 'This is ...

China Moves Ahead With Subversion Trial of Rights Lawyer in Jiangsu

Authorities in the eastern Chinese province of Jiangsu have indicted human rights lawyer Yu Wensheng on subversion charges, paving the ...

Kyrgyzstan Follows Neighbors' Example To Create 'Tourist Police'

BISHKEK -- Kyrgyzstan says it will set up a special police force to provide security for tourists who visit the ...

Russia Mulls Retaliation For U.S. Sanctions Over North Korea

Russia says it is working on retaliatory measures against the United States after Washington imposed sanctions on a Russian company ...

Putin Hosts Turkmen Leader In Sochi After Caspian Summit

Russian President Vladimir Putin has hosted the leader of Turkmenistan for talks following the long-awaited signing of a new convention ...

Hong Kong Independence Speech Draws Warnings

Officials in the Chinese capital, Beijing, and in Hong Kong have issued a string of warnings after a journalists' association ...

China, US to Resume Trade Talks This Month

A Chinese delegation will travel to the United States later this month to resume negotiations as a trade war intensifies ...

In Chinese Port City, Japan's Toyota Lays Foundation to Ramp Up Sales

BEIJING - Toyota is likely to make 120,000 more cars a year in the Chinese port city of Tianjin as ...

Tibetan Family Denied State Benefits Over Dalai Lama Photo

Authorities in a Tibetan-populated county of western China's Sichuan province have refused state benefits to a needy family found in ...

Kenyatta's War on Corruption: Lasting Legacy or Political Theater

NAIROBI - Two top-ranking officials in Kenya were charged with corruption this week in a $3 billion Chinese-built railway project, ...

Chinese Activists Set up Party That Wants Independence For Shanghai

Overseas activists have set up a party to campaign for independence for Shanghai, in a move likely to be anathema ...

Analysts: China to Gain from South China Sea Compromise

TAIPEI - A proposed 60-40 split favoring the Philippines over China in rights to any oil or gas discovered together ...

Japanese Emperor Expresses 'Deep Remorse' for World War II

Japan's Emperor Akihito expressed his 'deep regret' Wednesday for his country's actions during World War II. The 84-year-old emperor revealed ...

China Blasts US Solar Tariffs

AFP - China has blasted US tariffs on solar panel imports, filing a complaint at the World Trade Organization in ...

Putin Ready to Meet North Korea's Kim

AFP - Russian President Vladimir Putin is ready to meet with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un "at an early ...

Russian, Turkmen Presidents To Meet In Sochi

Russian President Vladimir Putin and Turkmen President Gurbanguly Berdymukhammedov are due to meet on August 15 for what the Kremlin ...

Celebrate pride and honor with 'Paltan' this I-Day

New Delhi [India] Aug 15(ANI): On the occasion of India's 72nd Independence Day, makers of 'Paltan' unveiled a new poster ...

PM Modi's last speech was shallow and insignificant: Surjewala

New Delhi [India], August 15 (ANI): Criticising Prime Minister Narendra Modi's speech on the occasion of the 72nd Independence Day, ...

S. Korea Plans to Start Railway Project With North This Year

SEOUL - South Korea President Moon Jae-in says his government plans to begin a joint railway project with North Korea ...

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U.S. slams new sanctions on firms helping North Korea

WASHINGTON, U.S. - In a bid to punish companies that have been providing North Korea with revenue streams in violation ...

Kudlow: China Sending Team to Washington to Talk Trade

The United States and China are resuming trade talks, raising hopes for a way out of an intensifying dispute between ...

White House: US 'Crushing It' on Economic Growth

The United States economy, the world's largest, is 'crushing it,' White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow declared Thursday. 'This is ...

China Moves Ahead With Subversion Trial of Rights Lawyer in Jiangsu

Authorities in the eastern Chinese province of Jiangsu have indicted human rights lawyer Yu Wensheng on subversion charges, paving the ...

Kyrgyzstan Follows Neighbors' Example To Create 'Tourist Police'

BISHKEK -- Kyrgyzstan says it will set up a special police force to provide security for tourists who visit the ...

Russia Mulls Retaliation For U.S. Sanctions Over North Korea

Russia says it is working on retaliatory measures against the United States after Washington imposed sanctions on a Russian company ...

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