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 2018-06-25 04:00 

Taiwan News

Walk or die: Algeria abandons 13,000 migrants in the Sahara...

Walk or die: Algeria abandons 13,000 migrants in the Sahara...

 2018-06-25 04:00 

Taiwan News

AP PHOTOS: Nameless migrant erases his history with silence...

AP PHOTOS: Nameless migrant erases his history with silence...

 2018-06-25 04:00 

Taiwan News

XebiaLabs Unveils "Periodic Table of DevOps Tools" v.3 at DevOps Enterprise Summit London 2018...

XebiaLabs Unveils "Periodic Table of DevOps Tools" v.3 at DevOps Enterprise Summit London 2018...

 2018-06-25 03:53 

Nikkei Asian Review

US set to curb Chinese investment and tech exports to China...

WAHINGTON/TOKYO -- The U.S. government is planning to cap investments by Chinese companies in U.S. technology firms, and to block important techn...

 2018-06-25 03:53 

Nikkei Asian Review

Emergency foods in Japan turn up the taste...

TOKYO -- Even in the world's most earthquake-prone country, many households are ill-prepared to go without food or water for days. But this may change...

 2018-06-25 03:53 

South China Morning Post

[ Hong Kong ]

Heritage brands join hands to empower executives in re-imagining retail experiences...

[Sponsored Article]To bring customer's experience to the next level, The University of Hong Kong, School of Professional and Continuing Education Executive Academy has tailor-made for The Este Lauder Companies, Hong Kong & Macau Affiliate, a unique ac...

 2018-06-25 03:46 

China Post

Partial list of winners at Sunday night's 2018 BET Awards...

Partial list of winners of the 2018 BET Awards, presented Sunday at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles:— Best new artist: SZA— Best group: Migos— Best collaboration: DJ Khaled, Rihanna and Bryson Tiller,...

 2018-06-25 03:45 

China Post

The Latest: Prosecutors cancel Stormy Daniels meeting...

The Latest on the investigation into the business interests of Trump's longtime personal attorney, Michael Cohen (all times local):8:30 p.m.Stormy Daniels' lawyer says the porn actress' meeting with federal prosecutors in New York who are inve...

 2018-06-25 03:42 

NHK

Whale in Tokyo Bay caught on camera...

Whale sightings continue in Tokyo Bay. On Sunday, a man caught on camera what appears to be a whale jumping at sea....

 2018-06-25 03:41 

South China Morning Post

[ Hong Kong ]

With sexual harassment, Hong Kong churches face twofold problem, pastors and concern groups say...

Hong Kong churches face a twofold problem when it comes to sexual harassment: the victims are afraid to come forward because the culprits are often church leaders, while the churches themselves often play down the accusations to protect their own reputati...

 2018-06-25 03:40 

The Asahi Shimbun

SOCCER/ ‘Battle of the Cleaners’ also ends in draw on spectator stands:The Asahi Shimbun...

SAMARA, Russia--It was perhaps fitting that the World Cup match between Senegal and Japan--whose fan...

 2018-06-25 03:30 

China Post

It's official: Gaming is addictive...

The topic of video games with children (especially teenagers) had always been extremely controversial. It definitely gives kids an opportunity to practice problem-solving techniques as well as mental reflexes, but many people doubt and speculate if the po...

 2018-06-25 03:25 

The Asahi Shimbun

SOCCER/ Nishino stands by attacking philosophy with substitutions:The Asahi Shimbun...

YEKATERINBURG, Russia--Despite having to twice come from a goal down to secure a 2-2 draw against Se...

 2018-06-25 03:24 

Japan Times

England routs Panama to reach World Cup knockout round...

In humidity usually so debilitating for England, the goals flowed freely.A 6-1 rout of Panama on Sunday — led by Harry Kane's hat trick — ......

 2018-06-25 03:10 

The Asahi Shimbun

SOCCER/ No win, no problem: Japan fans keep faith for last 16:The Asahi Shimbun...

Japanese soccer fans did not get the win they wanted but took heart from their team's grit as the Sa...

 2018-06-25 03:06 

Japan Times

Radamel Falcao scores as Colombia beats Poland to stay alive at World Cup...

Four years after Radamel Falcao was supposed to lead Colombia at the World Cup, he's doing just that.Falcao missed the 2014 tournament in Brazil with ......

 2018-06-25 03:06 

NHK

New power suppliers' market share reaches 10%...

Officials at Japan's industry ministry say new electricity retailers now account for 10 percent of all power contracts....

 2018-06-25 03:04 

Central News Agency

U.S. dollar higher in Taipei trading...

Taipei, June 25 (CNA) The U.S. dollar was traded at NT$30.368 at 10:15 a.m. Monday on the Taipei Foreign Exchange, up NT$0.061 from the previous close....

 2018-06-25 03:00 

Yonhap News

Electronic payments in S. Korea rally in Q1...

The amount of payments made electronically in South Korea continued to rally in the first quarter of this year as a growing number of people are using mobile shopping and remittance services, central bank data showed Monday....

 2018-06-25 03:00 

Yonhap News

Inter-affiliate trading up despite tough regulation: FTC...

Trading between companies affiliated with South Korea's large business groups has been on a steady rise despite tough regulations, the country's corporate watchdog said Monday....

 2018-06-25 03:00 

Yonhap News

Ever-growing global K-pop festival KCON captivates U.S. fans...

KCON, a global K-pop festival that brings music stars to overseas fans, took place over the weekend in Newark, New Jersey....

 2018-06-25 03:00 

Yonhap News

Nearly 60 pct of S. Korean manufacturers expect 4th industrial revolution to hurt jobs...

Nearly six out of 10 South Korean manufacturing companies forecast that the upcoming fourth industrial revolution will weigh heavily on employment, especially in labor-intensive sectors, a survey said Monday....

 2018-06-25 02:54 

Yonhap News

(2nd LD) Koreas hold working-level talks on restoring military communication lines...

The two Koreas held working-level talks on fully restoring military communication lines Monday as part of efforts to reduce tensions and build trust, officials here said....

 2018-06-25 02:53 

Nikkei Asian Review

Samsung to introduce 10-minute overtime pay...

SEOUL -- Samsung Electronics will start paying employees for overtime work in 10-minute increments next month, a move expected to increase t...

 2018-06-25 02:52 

Yonhap News

(LEAD) Two Koreas set for talks on bilateral economic projects...

South Korea said Monday it will launch a series of working-level talks with North Korea this week on bilateral economic projects in order to follow up on the April 27 agreement between their leaders....

 2018-06-25 02:51 

NHK

Soccer fans in Tokyo cheer for Japan...

Soccer fans in Tokyo cheered for Japan in their second match, as the team played Senegal at the World Cup in Russia....

 2018-06-25 02:49 

The Mainichi

Soccer: Japan and Senegal fans aim to keep things clean in Russia...
 2018-06-25 02:49 

The Mainichi

EU papers over differences after 'frank' migration talks...
 2018-06-25 02:49 

The Mainichi

Soccer: Atlanta United ties Portland Timbers 1-1...
 2018-06-25 02:49 

The Mainichi

Golf: Bubba Watson rallies to win in Connecticut - again...
 2018-06-25 02:49 

The Mainichi

Italy declines aid ship help, hands migrant rescue to Libya...
 2018-06-25 02:49 

The Mainichi

Prince William on historic Mideast trip, praises Jordan ties...
 2018-06-25 02:49 

The Mainichi

Prolific, painfully candid ex-poet laureate Donald Hall dies...
 2018-06-25 02:45 

China Post

College sports doctors under new scrutiny amid scandals...

Allegations of sexual abuse carried out over decades by team physicians at Michigan State and Ohio State are sending ripples through university athletics departments, with some schools exploring whether more oversight is needed for figures in such powerfu...

 2018-06-25 02:44 

Yonhap News

Prime minister vows to step up peace efforts on Korean War anniversary...

Prime Minister Lee Nak-yon on Monday reaffirmed the government's resolve to denuclearize the Korean Peninsula and establish peace, as the nation marked the 68th anniversary of the outbreak of the Korean War....

 2018-06-25 02:42 

Yonhap News

Two Koreas set for talks on bilateral economic projects...

South Korea said Monday it will launch a series of working-level talks with North Korea this week on bilateral economic projects....

 2018-06-25 02:42 

South China Morning Post

US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis tells China he is ready to listen during his first visit...

US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis has laid out plans for a less contentious, more open dialogue with Chinese leaders as he travels to Asia, less than a month after he criticised Beijing at an international conference for its militarisation of islands in the...

 2018-06-25 02:40 

The Asahi Shimbun

SOCCER/ Honda salvages 2-2 draw for Japan against Senegal with late strike:The Asahi Shimbun...

YEKATERINBURG, Russia--Midfielder Keisuke Honda came off the bench to salvage a 2-2 draw for Japan a...

 2018-06-25 02:37 

Yonhap News

S. Korea may temporarily suspend regular K-9 live-fire drills: sources...

South Korea's military may temporarily suspend regular live-fire drills on western border islands in line with the April inter-Korean summit agreement to halt...

 2018-06-25 02:36 

NHK

Tremors continue to rattle Osaka a week later...

Seismic activity continues in Osaka, western Japan, after a strong earthquake hit the northern part of the prefecture one week ago....

 2018-06-25 02:35 

Yonhap News

S. Korean fast-food chain Lotteria opens in Mongolia...

South Korean retail giant Lotte's fast-food chain, Lotteria, opened its first Mongolian store in the country's capital city of Ulaanbaatar last week, its operator said Monday, as the company moves to expand its presence in the global market....

 2018-06-25 02:35 

South China Morning Post

[ Asia ]

Malaysia PM Mahathir Mohamad says Singapore water deal 'too costly' after scrapping rail project...

Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad has revived the muscular foreign policy that characterised his first stint in power, seeking to renegotiate a long-standing water supply agreement with Singapore and taking shots at both the US and China.In an int...

 2018-06-25 02:32 

Yonhap News

Seoul shares down 0.38 pct in late-morning trade...

South Korean stocks traded 0.38 percent lower late Monday morning as foreigners dumped market heavyweights....

 2018-06-25 02:29 

Yonhap News

Ruling party, gov't see need to boost state inter-Korean cooperation fund...

The ruling Democratic Party (DP) and the government on Monday said there is a need to sharply increase the size of the inter-Korean cooperation fund to brace for growing exchanges between the two Koreas....

 2018-06-25 02:21 

Yonhap News

Regulator to focus on risks of desperate borrowers...

The financial regulator said Monday it will ask banks to improve their risk management process for desperate borrowers, as market rates are on the rise in line with U.S. rate rises....

 2018-06-25 02:13 

Japan Times

Nasa Hataoka claims first LPGA Tour title in record-breaking fashion...

Nasa Hataoka didn't have the star power in her final grouping at the NW Arkansas Championship.What the teenager did have by the time she was ......

 2018-06-25 02:10 

The Asahi Shimbun

A tax on casino earnings? It may depend on where you’re from:The Asahi Shimbun...

Chinese and Indian gamblers may have to pay income tax on their winnings at casinos in Japan, while...

 2018-06-25 02:09 

Yonhap News

N.K., China agree to deepen cooperation on int'l stage: sources...

Ranking officials of North Korea and China met in Pyongyang days before North Korean leader Kim Jong-un's visit to Beijing on June 19 to discuss closer bilateral cooperation at the United Nations and other international organizations, sources said Mon...

 2018-06-25 02:08 

NHK

Erdogan's reelection likely to affect region...

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who has led the country over the past 15 years, has been reelected.The victory gives him more power than ever under new constitutional provisions....

 2018-06-25 02:05 

South China Morning Post

Nigeria: 86 dead in reprisal attack by Muslim herders on Christian farmers...

Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday called for calm after 86 people were killed in an attack by suspected nomadic herders against farming communities in the restive centre of the country.The grim discovery in the Barikin Ladi area of Platea...

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