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Taiwan says Dalai Lama welcome to visit, a trip that would infuriate China

Taiwan says Dalai Lama welcome to visit, a trip that would infuriate China

Published 06/07/2020

TAIPEI (Reuters) - Taiwan would welcome a visit by exiled Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama, its foreign ministry said on Monday, a trip that [more…]

Indonesia reports 70 new coronavirus deaths, 1,209 new cases

Indonesia reports 70 new coronavirus deaths, 1,209 new cases

Published 06/07/2020

JAKARTA (Reuters) - Indonesia reported 1,209 new coronavirus infections and 70 new deaths on Monday, its health ministry said. The case total is currently 64,958 [more…]

World shares rally to four-week highs as investors bet on China revival

World shares rally to four-week highs as investors bet on China revival

Published 06/07/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - Global stock markets rallied to four-week highs on Monday as investors counted on a revival in Chinese activity to boost global growth, [more…]

UK hopes for socially distanced performances at cultural venues, minister says

UK hopes for socially distanced performances at cultural venues, minister says

Published 06/07/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain hopes to permit outdoor and socially distanced performances at cultural venues, minister Oliver Dowden said on Monday, after announcing a nearly [more…]

Russia reports more than 6,600 new coronavirus cases

Russia reports more than 6,600 new coronavirus cases

Published 06/07/2020

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia’s official coronavirus case tally, the fourth largest in the world, rose to 687,862 on Monday after officials reported 6,611 new infections [more…]

Make a vaccine? I’m trying to teach my kids the alphabet

Make a vaccine? I’m trying to teach my kids the alphabet

Published 06/07/2020

LONDON/BERLIN/MILAN (Reuters) - It’s tough to do any useful work when you’re stuck at home, struggling to home-school bickering kids, let alone when you’re trying [more…]

Ford’s China ventures extend auto sales recovery in June

Ford’s China ventures extend auto sales recovery in June

Published 06/07/2020

BEIJING (Reuters) - Ford Motor’s (F.N) China ventures reported year-on-year sales growth for June as the world’s biggest auto market continues to recover from coronavirus-induced [more…]

Late South Korea triathlete’s team mates detail abuse allegations

Late South Korea triathlete’s team mates detail abuse allegations

Published 06/07/2020

SEOUL (Reuters) - Former team mates of a South Korean triathlete found dead last month after alleging she had been abused by her coaching staff [more…]

Vietnam’s Vingroup says produces first 5G smartphones under Vsmart brand

Vietnam’s Vingroup says produces first 5G smartphones under Vsmart brand

Published 06/07/2020

HANOI (Reuters) - Vietnam’s VinSmart, a unit of Vingroup, has produced its first 5G smartphones in cooperation with the U.S.’s Qualcomm, Vingroup said on Monday. [more…]

Mexico reports 4,683 new coronavirus cases, total now 256,848

Mexico reports 4,683 new coronavirus cases, total now 256,848

Published 06/07/2020

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexican health authorities reported 4,683 confirmed new infections of the novel coronavirus on Sunday, pushing its tally to a total of [more…]