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Thu, 18 Apr 2019 01:18:08 GMT
North Korea test fires 'tactical guided' weapon
Pyongyang [North Korea], Apr 18 (ANI): North Korea on Wednesday test-fired a new tactical guided weapon under the supervision of its leader Kim Jong-un, according to reports in state news agency. Quot

Wed, 17 Apr 2019 18:56:21 GMT
Was Clausewitz a Realist If So, What Kind
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Wed, 17 Apr 2019 12:10:43 GMT
Government issues advice amid heatwave , National, Phnom Penh Post
Government issues advice amid heatwave The Phnom Penh Post The Ministry of Health has issued advice on avoiding health problems as temperatures continue to rise this hot season, warning some conditio

Wed, 17 Apr 2019 12:09:58 GMT
A new post for Pa Socheatvong - Khmer Times
A new post for Pa Socheatvong Khmer Times The former Phnom Penh governor and CPP lawmaker, Pa Socheatvong, was appointed as advisor to the Prime Minister barely a month after resigning from the ...

Wed, 17 Apr 2019 12:08:20 GMT
What Will It Take for Cambodia to Actually Strike Oil and Gas?
The government is once again heralding oil and gas prospects offshore and on, but its done so twice before. The post What Will It Take for Cambodia to Actually Strike Oil and Gas? appeared first on Th

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Thu, 18 Apr 2019 13:30:52 +0800
Strong quake in Taiwan leaves 17 injured
A 6.1-magnitude earthquake jolted Taiwan on Thursday, the island's Central Weather Bureau said, disrupting traffic and injuring 17 people. In the capital Taipei, highrises swayed while some panicked schoolchildren fled their classrooms in eastern Yi...

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 03:27:18 +0800
Trump says US, China trade talks to be successful
US President Donald Trump on Wednesday held out hope the current trade talks with China will be a success and said an announcement on the status was due "shortly." The president's remarks followed a report by The Wall Street Journal saying US and Ch...

Wed, 17 Apr 2019 17:01:43 +0800
Terry Gou to join KMT presidential primary
The boss of tech giant Foxconn on Wednesday declared formally that he will be running for president of Taiwan. Terry Gou, who announced this week he was stepping back from frontline operations at the Apple supplier, said he would seek the nomination...

Wed, 17 Apr 2019 15:28:12 +0800
Sea goddess asked me to run: Foxconn chief
Tech giant Foxconn's boss Terry Gou said on Wednesday a goddess had told him to run in Taiwan's presidential election. Gou dropped a bombshell on the island's political landscape when he hinted on Tuesday that he was considering contesting the polls...

Wed, 17 Apr 2019 09:15:38 +0800
Woman sues founder over rape claim
A woman who said she was raped by founder Richard Liu filed a lawsuit against the billionaire and his company on Tuesday, alleging he and other wealthy Chinese executives coerced her to drink during a dinner in the hours before she was attacke...

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Thu, 18 Apr 2019 18:23:10 +0800
Govt cuts fees for transitional home operators
The government has approved more measures to help social enterprises which are providing transitional housing, including exempting them from some payments they have to make to get a site or building from the Lands Department. Groups which aim to pro...

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 17:09:45 +0800
'Govt campaign to promote reading falls short'
A survey by the Hong Kong Publishing Professionals Society has found that 30 percent of the people they spoke to did not read even one book last year. This is despite the launch of a government campaign last year to promote reading in Hong Kong. But...

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 16:23:18 +0800
CE's report flags up HKNP's 'extinction' aims
Chief Executive Carrie Lam in her report to Beijing has explained the decision to ban the Hong Kong National Party (HKNP), saying the pro-independence group was seeking the "extinction" of mainland Chinese in Hong Kong. The CE's office on Thursday m...

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 15:00:14 +0800
Pop-up mall traders want rent bills withdrawn
Some of the retailers who opened shops at a pop-up mall near the Shenzhen border are demanding that their rent bills be cancelled, accusing the operator of going back on its promises. The Boxes mall, made entirely of cargo containers, was built near...

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 13:09:00 +0800
Lack of quorum hits Legco probe of Ted Hui
A Legco committee set up to discuss whether to censure Democrat Ted Hui was forced to adjourn a closed-door meeting on Thursday morning because not enough lawmakers turned up. The seven-member committee was originally scheduled to meet at 8:30am to...

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Notre-Dame Cathedral of Paris damaged badly with massive fire
Notre-Dame Cathedral of Paris got engulfed in a massive blaze on Monday evening, sending a wave of shock and gloom across the world as it was visited by thousands of people and tourists every day. Many Indians posted the pictures of their visit to th...

Economics of Lord Mahaveera
To pay my tributes to Bhagwan Mahaveer on his birth anniversary celebrated on April 17, 2019, I wish to comment on his economic thoughts. Mahaveer Jayanti is a sacred festival for Jains and followers across the world celebrating it in a grand way by ...

Greeted by President and Vice President, nation celebrates Mahavir Jayanti
President Ram Nath Kovind in his message on Mahavir Jayanti being celebrated by the followers of Jainism joined by other communities on April 17 across the country, stated, "On the auspicious occasion of Mahavir Jayanti, I extend my greetings and bes...

Alex T believes in universal beauty
Makeup artist and hairstylist Alex T has worked across the world with some of the biggest names in the fashion and beauty because she has a talent for bringing out the best in them all.

Book review - Towards Legal Literacy: An Introduction to Law in India
Legal awareness, legal literacy and knowledge of rights are capable of freeing individuals, communities and institutions from the excesses of miscreants, criminals, wrong-doers, unfair executive or authorities or powers that be.

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Wed, 17 Apr 2019 20:14:14 GMT
Canada transport minister wants simulator training for 737 MAX fix
Canada called on Wednesday for pilots to receive simulator training for new Boeing 737 MAX software, rather than computer courses, going a step beyond proposals by U.S. regulators and opening the door

Wed, 17 Apr 2019 18:58:54 GMT
India, Indonesia- Two sides of the same coin?
India, Indonesia: Two sides of the same coin? - The Jakarta Post Jakarta Post The flight from Chennai in southern India to Surabaya, Indonesia, might as well have been a domestic route. The similarit

Wed, 17 Apr 2019 18:58:53 GMT
The Carbon Brief Profile- Indonesia
The Carbon Brief Profile: Indonesia Carbon Brief In the sixth article of a series on how key emitters are responding to climate change, Carbon Brief looks at Indonesia's efforts to curb deforesta

Wed, 17 Apr 2019 18:58:36 GMT
Indonesia electionsbies, discounts for those who vote, SE Asia News & Top Stories
Indonesia elections: Freebies, discounts for those who vote The Straits Times Government and businesses team up in a new campaign to encourage voting, in a bid to reverse the trend of declining atten

Wed, 17 Apr 2019 18:58:32 GMT
Indonesias Election- Southeast Asias Drifting Heavyweight - Council on Foreign Relations
Indonesia's Election: Southeast Asia's Drifting Heavyweight Council on Foreign Relations Indonesia, the biggest economy in Southeast Asia, is dangerously adrift as it approaches presidential

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Sat, 03 Mar 2018 05:54:00 PST
Japan’s media out of step with mental health issues

Sat, 03 Mar 2018 05:42:00 PST
Anniversaries loom for gum producer Lotte and the Yoshiwara red-light district

Sat, 03 Mar 2018 05:40:00 PST
NHK puppet show offers a rare glimpse into unconventional lives

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Putting the express in espresso

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Thu, 18 Apr 2019 20:44:43 +0800
Najib’s lawyers fail to block house renovator from testifying in trial
KUALA LUMPUR, April 18 — Datuk Seri Najib Razak’s lawyers today failed to stop a house renovator from testifying in his money-laundering trial over RM42 million of former 1Malaysia Development Berhad unit SRC International Sdn Bhd. Najib’s...

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 19:50:53 +0800
Dr M wants to bring F1 race back to Malaysia
KUALA LUMPUR, April 18 — Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad today said the government intends to bring back the Formula One (F1) race due to the interest it has generated in the automotive industry among Malaysians. Although the prime minister did not say...

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 19:46:00 +0800
Dr M: Malaysia will be able to leverage 5G within next three years
PUTRAJAYA, April 18 — Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad is confident that Malaysia will be able to leverage 5G within the next three years. This, he said, is achievable with the necessary preparations in place to usher the transformational...

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 19:44:00 +0800
Cheques for Najib’s home renovation, RM56k water tank revealed in SRC trial
KUALA LUMPUR, April 18 — Two cheques were issued and received by two separate companies who carried out renovation works and over RM56,000 worth of water tank installation works at Datuk Seri Najib Razak’s house, the High Court heard today....

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 19:34:39 +0800
5G will impact every industry, PM says
PUTRAJAYA, April 18 — The 5G will impact every industry that is vital to the growth of the country’s economy, said Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad. Speaking at the launching of the 5G showcase here today, Dr Mahathir said industries like.....


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Mon, 02 May 2016 01:24:00 +0000
Construction industry: Impasse and a way out
Mongolia’s real estate market today resembles a toddler. Thousands of apartments and other buildings in Ulaanbaatar do not meet the basic requirements of modern urban planning and they lack good infrastructure. The buildings start falling apart and...

Sun, 01 May 2016 03:10:41 +0000
Portrait of a morin khuur master
By Michelle Borok Jigjiddorj Nanzaddorj, “Jiigee” as he’s known to friends and fans, is one of Mongolia’s living national treasures. He is a young morin khuur (horse head fiddle) virtuoso and has been honored numerous times wi...

Thu, 28 Apr 2016 04:21:25 +0000
A conversation with Canada’s Ambassador Ed Jager
Ambassadors in Depth The UB Post is Mongolia’s only English language newspaper that is distributed to all the embassies in Mongolia. We make an effort to work closely with all ambassadors and other accredited representatives as we acknowledge the c...

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Thu, 18 Apr 2019 18:26:00 +0800
WATCH: Iloilo-Antique-Boracay pilgrimage tour
Holy Week or not, Visayas offers a welcome respite for anyone into soul searching or simply wanting to escape the city’s daily grind.

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 17:35:00 +0800
Locsin: No one goes to war for clams
The Philippines and China should not go to war over clams, Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. said, following a report on China’s poaching of giant clams in the Scarborough or "Panatag" Shoal in the West Philippine Sea.

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 17:09:00 +0800
DFA starts evacuation of Filipinos in Libya
The Department of Foreign Affairs Thursday said that it has started the evacuation of Filipinos from Tripoli, following the escalation of fighting in the outskirts of the Libyan capital.

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 17:05:00 +0800
WATCH: ‘Maledicto’ cast shares scary experiences on set
The cast of Fox Movies’ first ever Filipino film “Maledicto” admitted that shooting the horror film gave them a real shiver down their spine.

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 15:48:00 +0800
WATCH: ‘Maledicto’ cast shares real experiences of possession, exorcism
When he was a boy, singer Franco Laurel recalled having a nanny who was possessed and exorcized.

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Thu, 18 Apr 2019 17:35:00 +0800
Locsin: No one goes to war for clams
The Philippines and China should not go to war over clams, Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. said, following a report on China’s poaching of giant clams in the Scarborough or "Panatag" Shoal in the West Philippine Sea.

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 17:09:00 +0800
DFA starts evacuation of Filipinos in Libya
The Department of Foreign Affairs Thursday said that it has started the evacuation of Filipinos from Tripoli, following the escalation of fighting in the outskirts of the Libyan capital.

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 15:24:00 +0800
Philippines slips further on World Press Freedom index
The country sank a notch lower to the 134th spot out of 180 countries. The Philippines had a score of 43.91.

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 14:33:00 +0800
Duterte slams media over report on wealth: Bayad 'yan lahat, mga pulubi kayo
President Rodrigo Duterte on Wednesday slammed the media following the release of an investigative report on his family’s wealth, claiming without proof that journalists are mendicants who are paid to write stories to discredit his family.

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 12:22:00 +0800
Tagle urges Catholics: Proclaim good news amid hate speech, fake news
“We are consecrated, anointed by the Spirit. Parents, teachers, go live for consecration. Proclaim good news,” Tagle said.

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Thu, 18 Apr 2019 10:47:00 +0800
Close to 30,000 passengers monitored in ports nationwide
Close to 30,000 passengers flocked to ports nationwide Thursday morning, data from the Philippine Coast Guard showed.

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0800
Roads closed for repairs, procession
Four major thoroughfares in Metro Manila were closed to traffic yesterday for repairs, the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) said.

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0800
P2-million drugs seized at NAIA
Agents of the Bureau of Customs (BOC) confiscated yesterday around P2 million worth of illegal drugs in five separate packages at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA).

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0800
JBC member seeking CTA post told: Answer Larry Gadon’s allegation
The Judicial and Bar Council (JBC) has ordered one of its member, lawyer Milagros Cayosa, to answer a letter of senatorial bet Larry Gadon questioning her application as justice of the Court of Tax Appeals (CTA).

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0800
Quezon City cop kidnapped by armed men
A Quezon City police officer was reportedly kidnapped by armed men in Marilao, Bulacan on Tuesday.

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Thu, 18 Apr 2019 12:24:42 +0000
Music teacher convicted of molesting student during cello lessons
Wong Pei Ting39 min 3 sec agoSINGAPORE — A music teacher has been convicted of molesting his then-18-year-old stud

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 11:56:15 +0000
Tampines Mall evacuated, temporarily closed after fire at food fair
SHERLYN SEAH1 hour 5 min agoSINGAPORE — A fire broke out at Tampines Mall’s food fair on Thursday (April 18) afte

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 10:34:32 +0000
Thief with fetish for women’s wallets spared heavier sentence as High Court rejects prosecution’s appeal
Wong Pei Ting2 hours 31 min agoSINGAPORE — A 54-year-old serial thief with an erotic fetish for women’s wallets had

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Thu, 18 Apr 2019 09:57:44 +0000
Several cases of food poisoning, hygiene lapses at NUS residences in past two years
DARYL CHOO3 hours 6 min agoSINGAPORE — Some have complained about getting food poisoning.

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Thu, 18 Apr 2019 21:00:16 +0800
Factions fighting for control of Hong Kong Airlines meet to broker deal amid claims of office break-in and theft of documents
Two warring factions at Chinese conglomerate HNA Group laying claim to ailing Hong Kong Airlines met on Thursday to broker a peace deal, sources say.But amid an increasingly acrimonious battle for control, there was a fresh twist to the drama involvi...

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 20:33:12 +0800
Hong Kong’s universities should encourage teachers and students to innovate and be more tolerant of failure, say university chiefs
Universities in Hong Kong should encourage teachers and students to innovate by giving them better chances for promotion and by being more tolerant of failure, the heads of two universities said on Thursday.The calls were made by Zhang Xiang, preside...

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 20:18:04 +0800
Indonesia election: Jokowi declares victory while rival Prabowo rejects result
Indonesian President Joko Widodo tacitly claimed victory on Thursday over his challenger Prabowo Subianto with 54 per cent of votes, citing exit polls and quick count surveys, as leaders of Singapore, Malaysia and Turkey called to congratulate him....

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 20:17:58 +0800
Terry Gou: the man who would be a Taiwanese presidential candidate
Less than a year ago, Foxconn’s billionaire chairman Terry Gou said he didn’t “even have the one millionth of intent to run” for the presidency of Taiwan. Fast-forward to Wednesday and his announcement that he will vie to be the opposition K...

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 20:15:12 +0800
China’s credit system stops the sale of over 26 million plane and train tickets
China has restricted the sale of 20.47 million plane tickets and 5.71 million high-speed train tickets as punishment for failing to repay debts or conducting other “untrustful” behaviour, according to data from National Development and Reform Com...

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Thu, 18 Apr 2019 19:35:00 +0700
Phetchabun monk defrocked, jailed
The abbot of a temple in Phetchabun was sentenced to 26 years in prison on money-laundering charges on Wednesday. He was defrocked before being jailed.

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 18:53:00 +0700
Jokowi claims win as challenger disputes tally
JAKARTA: Indonesian President Joko Widodo has claimed victory in the country’s election, citing unofficial quick count results from Wednesday’s voting and setting the stage for a potential legal battle with his challenger Prabowo Subianto who’s...

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 17:48:00 +0700
Poppies bloom across Afghanistan as drought eases
LASHKAR GAH, Afghanistan: A vast field of towering white poppies sways gently in the breeze, silky petals sometimes tumbling to the ground, a visible marker of the resilience of Afghanistan's lucrative opium trade.

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 16:02:00 +0700
New Economics members seek to disband own party
Three constituency MP candidates of the New Economics Party on Thursday petitioned the Election Commission (EC) to dissolve their own party for being dominated by outsiders who prevented it from freely conducting its activities.

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 14:53:00 +0700
Rare world's fattest parrot has record breeding season
WELLINGTON: Said to be the world's fattest parrot, the critically endangered kakapo has enjoyed a record breaking breeding season, New Zealand scientists said on Thursday, with climate change possibly aiding the species' unique mating spree.

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Thu, 18 Apr 2019 18:53:00 +0700
Jokowi claims win as challenger disputes tally
JAKARTA: Indonesian President Joko Widodo has claimed victory in the country’s election, citing unofficial quick count results from Wednesday’s voting and setting the stage for a potential legal battle with his challenger Prabowo Subianto who’s...

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 16:02:00 +0700
New Economics members seek to disband own party
Three constituency MP candidates of the New Economics Party on Thursday petitioned the Election Commission (EC) to dissolve their own party for being dominated by outsiders who prevented it from freely conducting its activities.

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 13:38:00 +0700
Songkran road toll down, zero deaths in 4 provinces
There were fewer road accidents, deaths and injuries during the seven-day safety campaign for this year's Songkran holiday, which closed on Wednesday night.

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 10:42:00 +0700
Lexus rehashes Toyota Alphard as new LM
Japan’s top luxury car brand creates a luxurious MPV that’s without a direct rival.

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 10:34:00 +0700
Thai Airways aircraft slightly damaged at Paris airport
An Airbus A380 of Thai Airways International was slightly damaged when it was clipped by a vehicle bringing meals to the aircraft at Charles de Gaulle airport on Wednesday.

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Wed, 07 Sep 2016 13:32:00 GMT
Japan to provide patrol ships to Vietnam amid maritime row with China
  Japan also agreed to provide two large patrol ships and lend up to five used surveillance aircraft to the PhilippinesJapan to provide planes, ships for Philippines amid sea dispute with ChinaJapan eyes record defence budget to develop anti-ship m...

Wed, 07 Sep 2016 01:00:00 GMT
French president hails preservation of Hanoi Old Quarter
  Francois Hollande was warmly welcomed by Hanoians and tourists in the Old QuarterVietnamese airlines order 40 Airbus jets worth $6.5 billionBeyond the baguette: France's food legacy in VietnamHanoi opens pedestrian zone around iconic Sword LakeFr...

Wed, 07 Sep 2016 00:00:00 GMT
Philippine president 'responds positively' to Vietnam premier’s visit invitation
  PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc encouraged Philippine businesses to "invest more, have more trade" in Vietnam during his meeting with President Rodrigo Duterte

Sat, 03 Sep 2016 08:16:20 GMT
India PM offers Vietnam $500 million credit line for defense cooperation
  Narendra Modi, the first Indian prime minister to visit Vietnam in 15 yearsIndia plans expanded missile export drive, with China on its mindIndia sets up space facility in Vietnam to monitor East Sea: reportVietnam needs closer strategic partners...

Tue, 30 Aug 2016 08:00:00 GMT
Vietnam says all will lose in any South China Sea war
  "Recent worrying developments" there "have had a negative impact on the security environment of the region, the country's president said.Schedule announced for Hollande's visit to Vietnam next monthJokowi vows to develop ‘every inch’ of Indon...

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Thu, 15 Sep 2016 05:00:00 GMT
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Thu, 15 Sep 2016 03:44:51 GMT
Vietnam property market: to buy or not to buy?
  The new legislation played a major role in addressing many issues that foreigners previously faced and made Vietnam property market “sexy” againVietnam’s housing market improves in Q2: reportForeigners fuel housing salesIt's still hard for ...

Thu, 15 Sep 2016 03:32:19 GMT
Heroin, nazis, and Agent Orange: inside the $66 billion merger of the year
  These companies used to sell heroin and Agent Orange. Now, they want to form the world’s largest supplier of seeds and pesticides.EU seen approving weed-killer ingredient glyphosate amid cancer rowDow and DuPont to merge in deal to create $130 ...

Thu, 15 Sep 2016 02:00:00 GMT
China issues highest typhoon alert as Meranti makes landfall
  Typhoon Meranti kills 1 in Taiwan; expected to weaken furtherHydropower dam tunnel collapses in central Vietnam flash floods, many missingTyphoon Rai weakens after hitting central Vietnam

Wed, 14 Sep 2016 19:24:00 GMT
Rice: aid deal is “win-win” for U.S., Israel
 Record new U.S. military aid deal for Israel to be signed in days: sources

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China Focus: Beijing firms bring tech to Belt and Road countries
"Borrow a boat to sail in the sea -- we will find more ways to use the opportunities brought by the Belt and Road Initiative," he said.

Xi, Trump discuss ties, Korean Peninsula situation over phone
Chinese President Xi Jinping and his U.S. counterpart Donald Trump on Monday discussed bilateral ties and the situation on the Korean Peninsula on phone, pledging close contact by various means to promptly exchange views on major issues of common con...

Feature: A Thai student dreams of selling rice to China
Agricultural products have been exempted duty by the FTA , but most Thai rice sold in China ' s supermarkets is imported through regular channels , without taking advantage of the FTA , she said .

Hebei promises dedication in building Xiongan New Area
Public services including employment , education , healthcare and social security will be improved in the area , he said .

Xi, Trump pledge to expand mutually beneficial cooperation, manage differences
Chinese President Xi Jinping and his U.S. counterpart, Donald Trump, pledged on Friday to expand mutually beneficial cooperation and to manage their differences based on mutual respect.

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Palestinians clash with Israeli soldiers after protest against Pence visit
Palestinian protesters hurl stones at Israeli soldiers during clashes after a protest against the visit of U.S. Vice President Mike Pence in Jerusalem, in the West Bank city of Hebron, on Jan. 23, 2018.

U.S. failure to appoint Australian ambassador "diplomatic insult": former deputy PM
Former Australian Deputy Prime Minister Tim Fischer has accused the U.S. of hitting Australia with a "diplomatic insult."

Speaker of Hungarian Parliament addresses in Budapest
Laszlo Kover (1st L), Speaker of the Hungarian Parliament, speaks at a conference of the parliament speakers of the Western Balkans in Budapest, Hungary on Oct. 27, 2017.

Typhoon Lan lashes central Japan, killing 2 and disrupting transport systems
Two people were killed and transportation systems and businesses severely disrupted as Typhoon Lan lashed central Japan's Pacific coast after making landfall early Monday.

Spotlight: U.S. decision to withdraw from UNESCO triggers calls for multilateralism
The U.S. decision to withdraw from UNESCO, the UN cultural agency, has triggered worldwide calls for supporting multilateralism amid world challenges.