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Wed, 04 Aug 2021 01:05:01 GMT
Vietnam reports 8,429 new COVID-19 cases, 170,190 in total
HANOI, Aug. 3 (Xinhua) -- Vietnam recorded 8,429 new COVID-19 cases on Tuesday, including 8,377 locally transmitted and 52 imported, according to the country's Ministry of Health. The new infections brought the total tally to 170,190, with 2,071 deat...

Tue, 03 Aug 2021 21:44:02 GMT
Xinhua Asia-Pacific news summary at 1000 GMT, Aug. 3
VIENTIANE -- The Lao government has decided to extend the current nationwide lockdown to Aug. 18 as the COVID-19 cases continued to rise. Deputy Head of the Prime Minister's Office, Thipphakone Chanthavongsa, told a press conference in Lao capital Vi...

Tue, 03 Aug 2021 20:18:01 GMT
COVID-19 lockdown in Laos extended till Aug. 18
VIENTIANE, Aug. 3 (Xinhua) -- The Lao government has decided to extend the current nationwide lockdown to Aug. 18 as the COVID-19 cases continued to rise. Deputy Head of the Prime Minister's Office, Thipphakone Chanthavongsa, told a press conference ...

Tue, 03 Aug 2021 16:18:34 GMT
Cambodia logs 577 COVID-19 cases, 29 more fatalities
PHNOM PENH, Aug. 3 (Xinhua) -- Cambodia on Tuesday confirmed 577 new COVID-19 infections including 224 imported cases, bringing the national total caseload to 79,051, the Ministry of Health (MoH) said in a statement. Twenty-nine more fatalities were ...

Tue, 03 Aug 2021 10:37:33 GMT
COVID-19 lockdown in Laos extended till August 18
Vientiane [Laos], August 3 (ANI/Xinhua): The Lao government has decided to extend the current nationwide lockdown to August 18 as the COVID-19 cases continued to rise. Deputy Head of the Prime Minister's Office, Thipphakone Chanthavongsa, told a pres...

Hong Kong China

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 16:12:59 +0800
Macau closes entertainment venues, casinos stay open
Macau authorities on Wednesday ordered various types of entertainment venues to close from midnight to prevent the spread of Covid-19. But casinos will stay open for the time being. Macau officials have already ordered a "state of immediate prevent...

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 14:20:12 +0800
China reports most local Covid cases in months
China on Wednesday reported its highest daily number of local coronavirus cases in months as mass testing and contact tracing campaigns uncovered a trail of Delta variant infections. Health authorities reported 71 domestic cases, the highest since J...

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 11:02:38 +0800
Macau undergoes mass Covid test to stem Delta
Macau on Wednesday launched a mass Covid-19 testing exercise with the aim of checking everyone in the SAR within three days. Authorities ordered the tests for the city of 680,000 people after a family of four were confirmed to have the more infecti...

Tue, 03 Aug 2021 17:47:07 +0800
Macau on alert over family Covid cluster
Macau authorities are on alert after a couple who recently returned from Zhuhai and their two children tested positive for Covid-19. The SAR said it received notification from Zhuhai authorities on Tuesday that samples they collected from two Macau...

Tue, 03 Aug 2021 12:19:46 +0800
Mass testing ordered as Covid re-emerges in Wuhan
Authorities in Wuhan on Tuesday said they would test its entire population for Covid-19 after the city where the coronavirus emerged reported its first local infections in more than a year. The city of 11 million is "swiftly launching comprehensive ...

Hong Kong Local

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 14:10:30 +0800
Teresa Cheng plays down impact of anti-sanctions law
Justice minister Teresa Cheng has sought to play down concern about reports that Beijing plans to introduce anti-sanctions law to Hong Kong and the impact it could have on financial institutions here. The law was introduced on the mainland in June ...

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 11:22:59 +0800
June 4 museum reopens online
A museum commemorating the Tiananmen Square incident reopened online on Wednesday, two months after its physical location in Mong Kok was closed following a probe by the authorities. The Hong Kong Alliance in Support of Patriotic Democratic Movement...

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 05:20:19 +0800
Observatory issues typhoon signal one
The observatory issued the Standby Signal Number 1 at 4.20am on Wednesday, to replace the Strong Wind Signal Number 3. At 5am, the tropical depression over the northern part of the South China Sea was estimated to be about 170km south-southeast of H...

Tue, 03 Aug 2021 18:58:19 +0800
Pro-govt camp 'very careful about election rules'
Pro-establishment figures on Tuesday dismissed suggestions that their election rallies could be in breach of the law, one day after a former pro-democracy lawmaker and a singer were charged by the ICAC over a rally three years ago. The case involvin...

Tue, 03 Aug 2021 18:10:25 +0800
HK's Initium Media moves headquarters to Singapore
Initium Media, a Hong Kong-based digital media outlet, said on Tuesday that it was moving its headquarters to Singapore, citing "difficult" conditions in the SAR. In a letter to readers, Initium's executive editor Susie Wu said “the road to freedo...

India Merinews

Teacher's Day Special: Need to prepare teachers for role of educational therapists
Teacher's Day is going to be observed on September 5 with the same rituals as usual. However, there is a need to discuss certain serious issues of educational practices and emergent roles of teachers.

When we die each day to all that is old; there can be the new: J Krishnamurti
"There can be nothing new; there can be nothing creative, in that which has continuance - which is fairly obvious. It is only when continuity ends that there is a possibility of that which is ever new. But it is this ending that we dread and we don't...

Bungalows, a vanishing lifestyle: My tale of two cities
Mumbai's famous landmark, the Gateway of India marks the spot where King George V and Queen Mary landed in 1911. They were on their way to lay the foundation stone for the up and coming new capital of India, which was being shifted from Calcutta to w...

Jaipur celebrates Janmashtami with a music and art festival dedicated to theme of life and works of Lord Krishna
In Jaipur, the new trends in of celebrating Krishna Janmashtami are emerging. One of them is in form of cultural event called "Mere To Girdhar Gopal Art and Music Festival" at the KK Square in C-Scheme in the city. Along with the singing of devotiona...

Digitisation of research-facilitative material in disability education is helpful in planning differentiated learning: Study
"Learning by differently abled children with their diverse needs necessitates the develioment of Individualized Education Plans (IEPs) after their assessment and diagnosis is done. The process becomes efficient and effective if evidence-based and cli...

Indonesia Headlines

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 04:21:24 GMT
Number of MRT Jakarta's daily passengers down 80% in July
Number of MRT Jakarta's daily passengers down 80% in July ANTARA English

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 04:12:04 GMT
Three members of Australias Bali Nine deserve to walk free one day, jail officials say - Indonesia
Three members of Australias Bali Nine deserve to walk free one day, jail officials say The Guardian

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 04:05:22 GMT
Asia Album: Daily life of Indonesian fishermen amid COVID-19 pandemic
© Provided by Xinhua JAKARTA, Aug. 4 (Xinhua) -- Fisheries play an important role in the economy of Indonesia. A relatively large number of people are involved directly and indirectly in the sector.According to the Indonesian Traditional Fishermen A...

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 03:44:29 GMT
Medal table at Tokyo Olympic Games on August 3
TOKYO, Aug. 3 (Xinhua) -- Following is medal table at the Tokyo Olympic Games after the competitions on Tuesday, August 3 (tabulated under delegations, gold, silver, bronze and total medals): China 32 21 16 69 United States 24 28 21 73 Japan 19 6 11 ...

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 00:44:08 GMT
Indonesia reports 33,900 new COVID-19 cases, 1,598 new deaths
JAKARTA, Aug. 3 (Xinhua) -- The number of COVID-19 cases in Indonesia rose by 33,900 within one day to 3,496,700, with the death toll adding by 1,598 to 98,889, the Health Ministry said on Tuesday. During the past 24 hours, 31,324 recovered patients ...

Japan Times News

Sat, 03 Mar 2018 06:00:00 PST
K. International spelling whiz wins ninth Japan Times Bee

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

Sat, 03 Mar 2018 05:38:00 PST
Putting the express in espresso

Malaysia Malay Mail

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 16:55:52 +0800
Kelantan sees up to 30pc increase in Covid-19 cases involving children at two quarantine centres, says director
KOTA BARU, Aug 4 ― The Covid-19 infection among children in Kelantan is worrying after the state registered patient increase of between 25 and 30 per cent at the Covid-19 Quarantine and Low-Risk Treatment Centre (PKRC) in Kota Baru district since.....

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 16:42:00 +0800
Opposition MPs: Impossible for Muhyiddin to still have majority support in Dewan Rakyat
KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 4 — Opposition MPs have disputed Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin’s insistence that he still possessed majority support in Parliament, saying this was “impossible” as some backbenchers have publicly rejected him. In.....

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 16:32:01 +0800
Sarawak introduces three measures to help business sector hit hard by Covid-19
KUCHING, Aug 4 — Sarawak Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Openg today outlined three measures to help the business sector during the National Recovery Plan (NRP) under the Bantuan Khas Sarawakku Sayang 7.0 (BKSS 7.0) special aid package.....

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 16:28:54 +0800
Kelantan cops say no proof ambush attack at Narathiwat originated from Malaysia
KOTA BARU, Aug 4 ― Kelantan police today denied allegations that the attack on the Ranger Company Combat Operations Post in Tak Bai, Narathiwat, Thailand, early yesterday morning, was carried out from the Sungai Golok river bank on the Malaysian...

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 16:23:28 +0800
PM Muhyiddin chairs Cabinet meeting at Perdana Putra
PUTRAJAYA, Aug 4 ― After making the special announcement on the country’s political front, Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin proceeded to chair the weekly Cabinet meeting at Perdana Putra. He arrived at the complex at 12.10pm after having.....


Pakistan World News

Tue, 03 Aug 21 16:46:47 +0500
Ghani, Blinken condemn Taliban attacks, agree to speed up peace process
Kabul, Washington agree for a political settlement that prevents Afghan soil from being used against US and its allies

Wed, 04 Aug 21 08:32:37 +0500
US says Afghanistan civil war one of many concerns
Violence escalates throughout the country as the Taliban seeks more territory since US announced troop withdrawal

Wed, 04 Aug 21 08:41:36 +0500
Dubai airport expects passenger surge as UAE eases travel curbs
UAE set to lift an entry ban on those who had visited a number of African and Asian countries, including Pakistan

Wed, 04 Aug 21 08:35:33 +0500
After historic floods, Germany grapples with mountains of debris
About 170 workers have been deployed to try to clear it all, more than four times the normal staffing

Tue, 03 Aug 21 16:20:22 +0500
Car bomb hits near Kabul 'Green Zone'
Three civilians and three attackers dead; no group immediately claims responsibility

Pakistani News

Wed, 04 Aug 21 07:13:15 +0500
PM Imran nominates Abdul Qayum Niazi as PTI's choice for AJK PM
Information minister terms newly elect MLA as 'a dynamic and genuine political activist'

Wed, 04 Aug 21 05:11:15 +0500
Hypocritical of India to do away with UNSC’s key priorities
FO spokesperson says before preaching moderation to the world, India must set its own house in order

Tue, 03 Aug 21 14:25:12 +0500
PM appoints a civilian to run CPEC affairs
Khalid Mansoor takes over the reins as Lt Gen (retd) Bajwa bows out

Wed, 04 Aug 21 05:17:59 +0500
Pakistan closer to securing WB loan
Tarin assures Schafer remaining conditions for $800m will be met in a month

Wed, 04 Aug 21 04:55:24 +0500
UAE lifts ban on transit flights from Pakistan
CAA issues revised travel advisory for int’l inbound travellers


Wed, 4 Aug 2021 16:12:00 +0800
Hyun Bin reveals why he is not on social media
Hyun Bin admitted that it is hard for him to live and truly care about himself while being constantly in the spotlight.

Wed, 4 Aug 2021 16:10:00 +0800
No personal filing at SC during lockdown unless on 'exceptionally urgent matters'
Chief Justice Alexander Gesmundo on Wednesday issued Memorandum Order 65-2021 advising lawyers, parties and litigants that personal filing or service of pleadings is generally not allowed.

Wed, 4 Aug 2021 16:04:00 +0800
'Nangungulit lang': Didal reacts to being Tokyo Olympics media darling
Whether she intended to or not, though, Didal is now a social media icon.

Wed, 4 Aug 2021 16:00:00 +0800
Philippines sees 7,342 new coronavirus infections
Local health authorities on Wednesday reported 7,342 more COVID-19 infections, bringing the national caseload to 1,619,824.

Wed, 4 Aug 2021 15:56:00 +0800
Hyun Bin: 'Travel is essential;' 'touring the Philippines would be great'
Hyun Bin recounted many stories and details during the interview, especially of his interesting and memorable experience shooting his iconic commercial for Smart.

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Wed, 4 Aug 2021 16:10:00 +0800
No personal filing at SC during lockdown unless on 'exceptionally urgent matters'
Chief Justice Alexander Gesmundo on Wednesday issued Memorandum Order 65-2021 advising lawyers, parties and litigants that personal filing or service of pleadings is generally not allowed.

Wed, 4 Aug 2021 16:00:00 +0800
Philippines sees 7,342 new coronavirus infections
Local health authorities on Wednesday reported 7,342 more COVID-19 infections, bringing the national caseload to 1,619,824.

Wed, 4 Aug 2021 15:40:00 +0800
Duterte ally seeks Senate probe on alleged sale of AK-47 rifles to communist rebels
Sen. Ronald dela Rosa, at the instruction of President Rodrigo Duterte, has filed a resolution calling on the Senate to investigate the alleged sale of assualt rifles to communist rebels.

Wed, 4 Aug 2021 15:06:00 +0800
PNP probes possible hoarding of oxygen tanks, medical supplies 
Police Gen. Guillermo Eleazar, chief of the PNP, gave the said order after the call by Cebu City Vice Mayor Michael Rama to police and the Department of Trade and Industry. 

Wed, 4 Aug 2021 14:28:00 +0800
LPA inside Philippines develops into Tropical Depression Gorio
PAGASA in its latest bulletin reported that Gorio was last seen at 730 kilometers east northeast of Itbayat, Batanes.

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Philippines Nation

Wed, 4 Aug 2021 11:45:00 +0800
QC puts limit on purchases to prevent panic buying, brings back quarantine passes
A person can buy a maximum of five cans of sardines per brand and up to ten cans per brand of other canned goods like meat loaf and corned beef.

Wed, 4 Aug 2021 00:00:00 +0800
132 Cebu health workers get COVID-19
Amid a shortage in health care personnel as COVID-19 cases rise, 132 medical workers in Cebu City have contracted the virus in the past two weeks.

Wed, 4 Aug 2021 00:00:00 +0800
5 cops tagged in kidnap-slay of woman dismissed
Philippine National Police chief Gen. Guillermo Eleazar ordered yesterday the dismissal of five policemen in Nueva Ecija who allegedly kidnapped for ransom and murdered a woman from Cavite.

Wed, 4 Aug 2021 00:00:00 +0800
Prepare COVID-19 dead burial grounds, Aklan LGUs told
Local government units in Aklan have been asked to prepare burial grounds for those who died of COVID-19.

Wed, 4 Aug 2021 00:00:00 +0800
Davao liquor ban, curfew extended to December 31
The 24-hour liquor ban and 9 p.m. to 4 a.m. curfew in this city will be in effect until the end of the year.

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Tue, 03 Aug 2021 18:34:00 +0800
Cop killer nabbed by police, military forces
AN ALLEGED member of a syndicate that has ties with the Basilan-based Abu Sayyaf bandits and tagged as the primary suspect in the killing of a retired policeman more than a year ago in Zamboanga City was

Tue, 03 Aug 2021 18:30:00 +0800
3 gunmen kill militiaman in Zambo Sur town
A MILITIAMAN was killed in a gun attack by three gunmen in the province of Zamboanga del Sur, the police reported Tuesday, August 3.Police Major Shellamie Chang, Police Regional Office-Zamboanga Peninsula

Tue, 03 Aug 2021 18:05:00 +0800
Fabricated cages for layer chicken for Sulu now ready
THE Department of Agriculture-Special Area for Agricultural Development (DA-Saad) facilitated the transport of 170 modules of fabricated cage for the layer chicken production project in the province of

Tue, 03 Aug 2021 18:04:00 +0800
Abra native now an Army mechanic
A NATIVE of San Isidro town in Abra province who joined the Philippine Army now has a bigger responsibility: to ensure that all the vehicles are in good condition.Private First Class Rosethom Calpito is

Mon, 02 Aug 2021 20:18:00 +0800
DA holds basic financial management training
THE Department of Agriculture (DA), through the Special Area for Agricultural Development (Saad) program, has conducted a three-day Training-of-Trainers (TOT) for community-based financial management and

Singapore News Asia

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 16:30:37 +0800
Malaysia reports more than 19,000 new COVID-19 cases in record high
SINGAPORE: Malaysia reported 19,819 new COVID-19 cases on Wednesday (Aug 4), setting a new record for daily infections since the start of the pandemic. The Klang Valley accounted for more than half of the new cases - Selangor with the highest num...

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 16:01:06 +0800
China reports highest daily number of local COVID-19 cases since January
BEIJING: China reported on Wednesday (Aug 4) the most new locally transmitted COVID-19 cases since January as some cities stepped up restrictions, cut flights and increased testing to get to grips with an outbreak driven mainly by the Delta variant. ...

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 15:24:42 +0800
Thai hospital tycoon who promised Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine says deal now unlikely
BANGKOK: The chair of Thailand's Thonburi Healthcare Group (THG) said on Wednesday (Aug 4) that a deal to import 20 million doses of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine was unlikely to happen, despite his earlier claims that a deal was close. Thail...

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 15:22:08 +0800
South Korea sees spike in COVID-19 cases amid vacations, spread of new variants
South Korea posted a sharp increase in its coronavirus cases on Wednesday as it struggled to tame its fourth wave of infections amid the spread of new virus variants strains.

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 13:35:02 +0800
India's gender inequity in COVID-19 vaccinations narrows
The gender disparity in India's COVID-19 immunisation drive has narrowed, government data showed on Wednesday, as pregnant women are now allowed to get their shots and authorities try to dispel rumours about fertility.

Singapore Today Online

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 08:33:05 +0000
PM Lee's National Day message to be broadcast on Aug 8

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 08:23:07 +0000
Temasek Foundation running pilot for households to get free surgical, N95 masks by presenting utility bills: Ho Ching

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 08:02:03 +0000
From open water 'rookie' to Olympian: Chantal Liew finishes 23rd in women’s 10km swim

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 07:08:32 +0000
All hospitals to ban visitors to wards from Aug 5 to 18; exceptions on case-by-case basis

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 07:24:43 +0000
COE prices close mixed at the end of Aug 4 bidding exercise

South China Morning Post

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 17:00:06 +0800
South China Sea: British warships ‘didn’t sail near’ Chinese artificial islands
Britain’s HMS Queen Elizabeth aircraft carrier and its strike group did not sail near Beijing’s artificial islands when it was in the South China Sea, according to the Chinese foreign ministry.In doing so, Britain has avoided joining the United S...

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 16:33:28 +0800
Police in China detain head of bogus reproductive health company that was buying and selling babies
In the eastern Chinese city of Weifang, there was a company, seemingly above board, that was advertising itself as a reproductive health business. The paperwork was in order, it had a storefront and looked like any other business.The entire enterpris...

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 16:26:31 +0800
Tencent cuts kids’ playing time on flagship game Honour of Kings to appease Beijing
Tencent Holdings, which runs the world’s largest video gaming business by revenue, has significantly cut down playing time for minors under 18 on its flagship game Honour of Kings in a bid to appease Beijing’s concerns about gaming addiction amo...

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 15:59:56 +0800
Hong Kong’s e-voucher spending spree accompanied by complaints, Consumer Council says
Hong Kong’s consumer watchdog has received 42 complaints so far about the city’s newly launched HK$5,000 (US$643) consumption voucher scheme, and warned of unscrupulous tactics hidden in the myriad discounts being provided by merchants hoping to ...

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 15:30:32 +0800
Tokyo Olympics: Belarus sprinter Krystsina Tsimanouskaya says punishment awaited her back home
A Belarusian Olympic sprinter who had a public feud with officials from her team at the Tokyo Games said Tuesday that they “made it clear” she would face punishment if she returned home to an autocratic government that has relentlessly stifled an...

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Wed, 04 Aug 2021 15:37:00 +0700
India deploys warships in S. China Sea as part of 'Act East' policy
NEW DELHI: India is sending a naval task force to the South China Sea this month to expand security ties with friendly countries, officials said on Wednesday, signalling its intent to play a bigger role in regional efforts to counter China.

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 15:16:00 +0700
Bank of Thailand holds policy rate, split vote
The Bank of Thailand's Monetary Policy Committee decided on Wednesday to keep the policy rate on hold at 0.5%.

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 15:09:00 +0700
Hospital tycoon Boon flip-flops on Pfizer vaccine promise
The chair of Thonburi Healthcare Group (THG) said on Wednesday that a deal to import 20 million doses of the Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine was unlikely to happen, despite his earlier claims that a deal was close.

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 14:45:00 +0700
Belarus Olympic athlete leaves Japan after Poland visa offer
TOKYO: Belarusian Olympic athlete Krystsina Tsimanouskaya flew out of Japan on Wednesday and was expected to take refuge in Poland after saying she feared for her life if she was forced to return home.

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 14:11:00 +0700
32 BMTA staff infected with Covid-19
Thirty-two employees of the Bangkok Mass Transit Authority, the city bus operator, were recently found to be infected with Covid-19, the BMTA's public relations office announced on Wednesday.

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Tue, 03 Aug 2021 20:27:00 +0700
Phuket tourists urged to stay on
PHUKET: Authorities will help tourists under the Phuket sandbox scheme who have stayed in the province for 14 days but could not go elsewhere due to new Covid-19 restrictions.

Tue, 03 Aug 2021 16:44:00 +0700
NHSO to purchase another 27m tablets of anti-viral drug favipiravir
The National Health Security Office (NHSO) will purchase an additional 27 million tablets of the anti-viral drug favipiravir this year and next year for the treatment of Covid-19 patients

Mon, 02 Aug 2021 05:48:00 +0700
How the Covid crisis transformed how we look at talent
Is an uncertain outlook forcing you to re-examine the talented people in your organisation? It is not their fault. Covid is understandably making organisations feel less confident that they have the capabilities they need for the future.

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 13:34:00 +0700
Thailand 2031: A Glimpse into the Future
Why 2031? The next decade is likely to become seen as a milestone era during which the world accelerated into a period of development and prosperity having successfully turned the page of one of the worst chapters in modern history after Covid-19 sho...

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 18:28:00 +0700
Army files complaint against coup poster
The army chief has filed a complaint against a social media user who posted that a military coup was brewing, with plans to replace Gen Prayut Chan-o-cha with Gen Apirat Kongsompong as prime minister.

Vietnam Politics

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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Fri, 10 Apr 2020 03:01:12 GMT
5 Tips and Tricks for Minecraft for Android
  Minecraft is deemed to be one of the popular and successful arcade-style games ever made. 

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

Xinhua China News

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.

Xinhua World News

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.