Americas

From rugby to painting, China using global stage to diminish Taiwan

From rugby to painting, China using global stage to diminish Taiwan

Published 19/11/2018

TAIPEI (Reuters) - All Taiwan wanted to do was to host rugby teams from around the region for a series of matches. Instead, Chinese representatives [more…]

At APEC, China, others woo Pacific with a boulevard, a Bible and a…

At APEC, China, others woo Pacific with a boulevard, a Bible and a…

Published 19/11/2018

PORT MORESBY (Reuters) - After world leaders jetted out of Papua New Guinea following the acrimonious end to the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit, Pacific [more…]

U.S. regulator settles with tech startups over token sale violations

U.S. regulator settles with tech startups over token sale violations

Published 16/11/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission settled charges on Friday with two technology companies for improperly offering digital tokens, mandating that they [more…]

Russia’s Putin says everyone should be free to attend Davos forum

Russia’s Putin says everyone should be free to attend Davos forum

Published 15/11/2018

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday that everyone should be free to decide whether or not to attend the Davos World [more…]

Russia’s Putin to meet Pence in Singapore on Thursday: source

Russia’s Putin to meet Pence in Singapore on Thursday: source

Published 15/11/2018

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet U.S. Vice President Mike Pence on the sidelines of an international conference in Singapore on Thursday, [more…]

Trudeau says Canada to work with China on eventual free trade deal…

Trudeau says Canada to work with China on eventual free trade deal…

Published 15/11/2018

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Canada and China will continue to work together towards an “eventual” free trade deal, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said on Thursday. [more…]

Walmart’s LatAm delivery app Cornershop eyeing Canada and U.S

Walmart’s LatAm delivery app Cornershop eyeing Canada and U.S

Published 14/11/2018

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Cornershop, a Latin American grocery delivery app being acquired by Walmart, plans to expand into Canada early next year as a [more…]

Jury clears J&J of liability in California talc cancer case

Jury clears J&J of liability in California talc cancer case

Published 14/11/2018

(Reuters) - A California jury on Wednesday cleared Johnson & Johnson (JNJ.N) of liability in a case involving a woman who alleged that the company’s [more…]

Man who tried to sell stolen John Lennon diaries charged in Germany

Man who tried to sell stolen John Lennon diaries charged in Germany

Published 12/11/2018

BERLIN (Reuters) - A 59-year-old man was charged in Germany on Monday on suspicion of trying to sell stolen diaries and other items that had [more…]