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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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US has opportunity to establish stronger economic ties with Laos

Historically, the United States has not had strong economic or diplomatic ties with Laos. Being one of the smaller economies among the Association of Southeast Asia Nations (ASEAN) and ruled by the communist Lao People’s Revolutionary Party (Lao PRP), Laos is largely considered a Chinese satellite state. However, Laos has been trying to attract foreign investment from other sources. The United States has an opportunity to reset its relationship with Laos and establish a future-oriented partnership based on economic development…
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Bangladesh ends a strict lockdown even as cases rise.

Bangladesh’s health care system is buckling under the ferocity of the country’s third, and by far deadliest, wave of coronavirus infections, and only 4 percent of the population is fully vaccinated. Yet the country of 165 million people lifted much of its lockdown on Wednesday. Banks, shops and malls were allowed to reopen, and buses and trains were operating at half capacity. That followed the reopening of the garment industry, a mainstay of the economy, two weeks ago. And while…
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Stocks Set Another Record as Trading Range Narrows: Markets Wrap

Aug 12 2021, 3:44 AMAug 13 2021, 2:06 AMAugust 12 2021, 3:44 AMAugust 13 2021, 2:06 AM (Bloomberg) — U.S. stocks set another record high even as the S&P 500 Index settles into the narrowest trading range since before the Covid pandemic roiled global financial markets. The dollar strengthened and Treasury yields were mostly higher. (Bloomberg) — U.S. stocks set another record high even as the S&P 500 Index settles into the narrowest trading range since before the Covid pandemic…
Aug
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Vietnam concerned over vaccine supply as COVID-19 cases near record

A health worker wearing a protective suit labels a sample tube at the National Convention Center, the venue for the 13th National Congress of the Communist Party of Vietnam, during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Hanoi, Vietnam January 29, 2021. REUTERS/Kham/File Photo HANOI, Aug 12 (Reuters) – Vietnam’s government on Thursday said it was facing a tense situation over rising coronavirus cases and a shortage of vaccines, as the country saw another day of near-record cases from its longest…
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Fair Work Ombudsman suggests Australian employers could force certain workers to get Covid jab

Australian politics Fair Work Ombudsman suggests Australian employers could force certain workers to get Covid jab Updated advice outlines four-tier system and urges caution as Coalition MPs speak out against requiring workers to be vaccinated Barnaby Joyce on George Christensen: don’t ‘prod the bear’ Follow our Australia news live blog for the latest updates Restrictions: NSW; Vic; Qld; borders Hotspots: NSW and ACT; Vic; Qld Vaccine rollout tracker; get our free news app; get our morning email briefing Australia’s assistant…
Aug
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Cambodia starts vaccine booster drive to shore up COVID-19 defence

PHNOM PENH, Aug 12 (Reuters) – Cambodia started offering coronavirus vaccine booster shots on Thursday in a renewed public health drive after managing to inoculate more than half of its population. One of Asia’s poorest countries, Cambodia is offering the AstraZeneca (AZN.L) vaccine as a third shot to those who have received the inactivated virus vaccines developed by Sinopharm (1099.HK) and Sinovac (SVA.O), with the aim of bolstering immunity against the COVID-19 Delta variant. “This is for all of us…
Aug
2021
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Malaysia Will Consider GST When Time is Right: Economy Minister – Bloomberg

Malaysia Will Consider GST When Time is Right: Economy Minister  Bloomberg OECD: Regulatory reforms needed to boost Malaysia’s business dynamism for robust post Covid-19 recovery  Malay Mail Consider OECD suggestion for Malaysia to bring back GST when time is right, Mustapa says  The Star Online Deloitte Malaysia supports reintroducing GST  The Edge Markets MY Malaysia: further reforms to boost business dynamism would strengthen recovery from Covid, says OECD  Mirage News View Full Coverage on Google News Powered by WPeMatico…
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At least 13 dead and dozens trapped after landslide hits highway in northern India

The landslide hit in the morning local time, leaving a bus and several other vehicles trapped on the mountainside highway. Photos from the scene show rescue workers navigating crushed vehicle parts, flipped cars and scattered debris, with portions of the highway blocked completely by loose earth fallen from the mountain above. Search and rescue teams from India’s National Disaster Response Force and other emergency agencies were immediately deployed to the site, with operations continuing overnight. More than 200 personnel continued…