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China, Taiwan spar over Chinese diplomat’s invasion threat

China, Taiwan spar over Chinese diplomat’s invasion threat

Published 11/12/2017

FILE PHOTO: A pro-China supporter adjusts a China national flag during a rally calling for peaceful reunification, days before the inauguration ceremony of President-elect Tsai [more…]

Indonesia detains 18 in pre-emptive bid to boost Christmas security

Indonesia detains 18 in pre-emptive bid to boost Christmas security

Published 11/12/2017

JAKARTA (Reuters) - Indonesian anti-terrorism police have detained 18 people with links to militant groups in a bid to cut the risk of attacks during [more…]

China Telecom earmarked as Philippines’ 3rd telecoms player: Manila of

China Telecom earmarked as Philippines’ 3rd telecoms player: Manila of

Published 11/12/2017

MANILA (Reuters) - State-run China Telecom Corp could become the Philippines’ third telecoms player, officials of the Southeast Asian nation said on Sunday, as the [more…]

Samsung Heavy names new CEO after forecasting losses

Samsung Heavy names new CEO after forecasting losses

Published 11/12/2017

SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea’s Samsung Heavy Industries (010140.KS) named Joonou Nam as its new chief executive officer on Monday after Park Dae-young resigned to [more…]

Egypt reveals artifacts, mummy from tombs in ancient city of Luxor

Egypt reveals artifacts, mummy from tombs in ancient city of Luxor

Published 10/12/2017

LUXOR, Egypt (Reuters) - Egypt’s authorities on Saturday revealed artifacts and a linen-wrapped mummified body, possibly that of a top official, from two tombs that [more…]

Exclusive: Bangladesh Bank, NY Fed discuss suing Manila bank for heist damages

Exclusive: Bangladesh Bank, NY Fed discuss suing Manila bank for heist damages

Published 08/12/2017

FILE PHOTO: Commuters pass by the front of the Bangladesh central bank building in Dhaka, Bangladesh on March 8, 2016. REUTERS/Ashikur Rahman/File PhotoDHAKA (Reuters) - [more…]

Sterling hits six-month high, stocks up as Brexit deal adds to Asian cheer

Sterling hits six-month high, stocks up as Brexit deal adds to Asian cheer

Published 08/12/2017

The German share price index, DAX board, is seen at the stock exchange in Frankfurt, Germany, December 6, 2017. REUTERS/Staff/RemoteLONDON (Reuters) - A breakthrough in [more…]

Vietnam reviews toll road after rare protests

Vietnam reviews toll road after rare protests

Published 08/12/2017

HANOI (Reuters) - Vietnam’s government has promised a full review of charges at a toll gate on a new road after protests there posed a [more…]

Philippines to seek refund of $59 million from Sanofi amid vaccine risk

Philippines to seek refund of $59 million from Sanofi amid vaccine risk

Published 08/12/2017

Concepcion Yusop, a national immunization program manager, shows an anti-dengue vaccine Dengvaxia inside a vaccine storage room in Sta. Cruz city, Metro Manila, Philippines December [more…]

Major powers to push Saudis, Iran to stop interfering in Lebanon

Major powers to push Saudis, Iran to stop interfering in Lebanon

Published 08/12/2017

FILE PHOTO: Hezbollah and Syrian flags flutter on a military vehicle in Western Qalamoun, Syria August 28, 2017. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki/File PhotoPARIS (Reuters) - Major powers [more…]