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Vietnam Veteran John Melillo Finds Healing Through Art
Combating COVID-19: Lessons from Singapore, South Korea and Taiwan – [email protected]
China Mobile Hong Kong Triumphs Hong Kong’s Fastest 5G Network Award by Ookla® | Taiwan News | 2021-08-27 16:30:00
Philippines starts COVID-19 vaccinations for 12-17 year olds
How North Koreans Celebrate The Lives Of Their Leaders
Malaysia lifts travel restrictions for fully vaccinated people
China isn’t about to invade Taiwan. But the two sides are on a dangerous path
Lack of Chips: Asia “Moving” the Global Economy
‘The empire strikes back’: lauded Australian show begins European tour
How China ate America’s lunch as a distracted U.S. focused on terror
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Vietnam Veteran John Melillo Finds Healing Through Art Combating COVID-19: Lessons from Singapore, South Korea and Taiwan – [email protected] China Mobile Hong Kong Triumphs Hong Kong’s Fastest 5G Network Award by Ookla® | Taiwan News | 2021-08-27 16:30:00 Philippines starts COVID-19 vaccinations for 12-17 year olds How North Koreans Celebrate The Lives Of Their Leaders Malaysia lifts travel restrictions for fully vaccinated people China isn’t about to invade Taiwan. But the two sides are on a dangerous path Lack of Chips: Asia “Moving” the Global Economy ‘The empire strikes back’: lauded Australian show begins European tour How China ate America’s lunch as a distracted U.S. focused on terror
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Fears for Bangladesh Garment Workers as Safety Agreement Nears an End

“The Europeans are trying to entice the North American retailers toward contributing more to collective safety monitoring by watering down accountability,” Ms. Hajagos-Clausen said. “At one level, of course we want more brands to sign up — after all, the same factories produce for both American and European and other international brands. But all that’s happening here is a reduction in the credibility of the overall program, making it impossible to use the agreement as a possible blueprint for global…
May
2021
31

China, Philippines swap protests over Manila-occupied island – Associated Press

China, Philippines swap protests over Manila-occupied island  Associated Press Philippines protests China’s ‘illegal’ South China Sea presence  Reuters Philippines Protests China’s Vessels in South China Sea Anew  Bloomberg Philippines lodges protest against ‘incessant deployment’ of Chinese vessels around Pag-asa Island  Yahoo India News Commentary: Is Duterte as tough a guy as he wants us to believe?  CNA View Full Coverage on Google News…
May
2021
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Vietnam, facing a surge and a new variant, tightens restrictions in its largest city.

Vietnam, which is coping with its worst outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic, announced new restrictions for its largest city on Sunday, a day after its health minister said a “very dangerous” new variant of the coronavirus had been detected in the country. New social distancing requirements will be imposed in Ho Chi Minh City, which used to be known as Saigon and has a population of some nine million, roughly double that of the capital, Hanoi. The restrictions include a…
May
2021
30

Taiwan signs local deals for up to 20 mln COVID shots

A man rides a bicycle at Ximending shopping area following the recent surge of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) infections in Taipei’s Wanhua district, Taiwan, May 28, 2021. REUTERS/Ben Blanchard Taiwan’s government has signed deals with two local companies to provide up to 20 million doses of their COVID-19 vaccines, the official Central News Agency said on Sunday, in a boost to the island’s pandemic fight. The news comes days after the Chinese-claimed island blamed Beijing week for blocking a deal earlier…
May
2021
30

As Covid Rampages Across Nepal, Workers Pay the Price

KATHMANDU, Nepal — Ram Singh Karki escaped the first wave of India’s pandemic by boarding a crowded bus and crossing the border home to Nepal. Months later, as the rate of new infections fell, he returned to his job at a printing press in New Delhi, which had sustained his family for two decades and helped pay the school fees of his three children. Then India was swept by a second wave, and Mr. Karki wasn’t as lucky. He was…
May
2021
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Australian blogger on trial in China worried political tensions may impact outcome

People walk past one of the entrances of Beijing No. 2 Intermediate People’s Court where Australian writer Yang Hengjun is expected to face trial on espionage charges, in Beijing, China May 27, 2021. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins/File Photo Australian blogger Yang Hengjun, facing trial in Beijing on espionage charges that he denies, asked the judge to exclude evidence obtained in interrogations where he says he was tortured, according to a message conveyed to family and friends. In his first comments since…
May
2021
30

Ukrainian Ambassador in Thailand Dies on Resort Island – VOA Asia

Ukrainian Ambassador in Thailand Dies on Resort Island  VOA Asia Ukraine’s ambassador to Thailand dies on beach island  FRANCE 24 Ukraine’s ambassador to Thailand dies suddenly in hotel room at resort  New York Post Ukrainian Diplomat Collapses, Dies Suddenly In Thailand  Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty Ukrainian Ambassador to Thailand Dies Suddenly While on Vacation  Business Insider View Full Coverage on Google News…
May
2021
30

Nepal plunges into crisis – again. Here’s what you need to know

Kathmandu, Nepal – Nepal’s president has dissolved the parliament for a second time in less than six months and scheduled snap elections, prompting court challenges and plunging the country into fresh political turmoil as it battles a “catastrophic” surge in coronavirus infections. With the Supreme Court set to hear petitions against President Bidya Devi Bhandari’s order on Thursday, dozens of people have rallied in several Nepalese cities against what they say is a bid by the head of state to…
May
2021
30

India posts lowest daily rise in COVID-19 cases in 45-days

India reported on Saturday 173,790 new coronavirus infections during the previous 24 hours, its lowest daily rise in 45 days, while deaths rose by 3,617. The South Asian nation’s tally of infections now stands at 27.7 million, with the death toll at 322,512, health ministry data showed. Our Standards: The Thomson Reuters Trust Principles.…