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 2020-07-03 17:38 

China Post

Kim Jong Un urges North Koreans to keep up virus fight...
 2020-07-03 17:37 

Ecns.cn

Construction of COVID-19 vaccine production workshop completed in Wuhan...

China has completed the construction of a complex consisting of a research laboratory and a COVID-19 vaccine production workshop in Wuhan, which was hit hard during the epidemic, according to the China National Pharmaceutical Group (Sinopharm)....

 2020-07-03 17:35 

Japan Times

China names new head of national security office in Hong Kong...

China has appointed an official who became prominent during a 2011 clampdown on protesters in China as director of its new national security office in ......

 2020-07-03 17:33 

Japan Times

Botswana investigates 'mysterious deaths' of 275 elephants...

Botswana says it is investigating a staggeringly high number of elephant carcasses — 275 — found in the popular Okavango Delta area of the southern ......

 2020-07-03 17:26 

China Post

Japan seeks extradition of Americans accused in Ghosn escape...
 2020-07-03 17:12 

Japan Times

Uber finally makes it to Tokyo after six years in Japan...

Uber is partnering with three local taxi operators, primarily in the city's central business district and the popular areas of Shinagawa, Akihabara and Asakusa....

 2020-07-03 17:05 

China Post

First coronavirus then Trump order split Indian families...
 2020-07-03 17:04 

Ecns.cn

State Council appoints officials for central gov't national security office in HKSAR...

The State Council on Friday appointed Zheng Yanxiong as head of the Office for Safeguarding National Security of the Central People's Government in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR)....

 2020-07-03 17:01 

China Post

California governor urges mask-wearing as virus cases rise...
 2020-07-03 17:00 

Japan Times

CDP looks likely to hold first leadership election in September...

Yukio Edano is expected to retain the largest opposition party's top post without a contest....

 2020-07-03 17:00 

South China Morning Post

Monkeys infected with coronavirus were protected from reinfection a month later...

Monkeys infected with the coronavirus that causes Covid-19 were protected from reinfection a month later, signalling that short-term immunity at least may be possible, a new study has found.The study, by a team from Peking Union Medical College, found tha...

 2020-07-03 17:00 

South China Morning Post

US sanctions and Hong Kong Autonomy Act are empty gestures that show a failure to understand...

When the controversial new national security law for Hong Kong was announced during China's National People's Congress in May, the usual chorus of China hawks in the United States responded in turn with outrage. The US Congress was no different.No...

 2020-07-03 17:00 

South China Morning Post

In a world riven by protests and coronavirus, whose history and whose rights should matter?...

Statues represent memories of the past, both glorious and shameful. Protesters in Bristol, Britain, tore down the statue of 17th century slave trader Edward Colston, while in the US, monuments associated with the Confederacy during the civil war have been...

 2020-07-03 17:00 

Japan Times

Japan pandemic jobless data masks woe of millions, experts say...

Analysts point out the low rate does not account for millions — especially women — who gave up their job during the pandemic to care ......

 2020-07-03 16:48 

China Post

The Latest: India adds 20,000 virus cases, over 370 deaths...
 2020-07-03 16:42 

Formosa News

Postponed university entrance exams kick off with strict public health measures...
 2020-07-03 16:42 

Formosa News

Taiwan sees 1 more COVID cases, loosens ARC holder entry regulations...
 2020-07-03 16:42 

Formosa News

New PCM makes it easier to store green energy, reduces energy bills...
 2020-07-03 16:42 

Formosa News

Three Marines in critical condition after accident during drill...
 2020-07-03 16:41 

Formosa News

Banks offer big deals for depositing Triple Stimulus Vouchers in credit card accounts...
 2020-07-03 16:41 

Formosa News

ITRI celebrates 47th year as leading tech incubator...
 2020-07-03 16:41 

Formosa News

Taiwan to reopen representative office in Guam...
 2020-07-03 16:41 

Formosa News

Taiwan voids press credentials, entry permits of two Chinese reporters...
 2020-07-03 16:41 

Formosa News

Young bitter melon farmer creates a rural idyll in Chiayi...
 2020-07-03 16:35 

China Post

Gogoro fans scream 'Eeyo' at new ebike hefty price!...
 2020-07-03 16:35 

Ecns.cn

Luo Huining designated as adviser of HKSAR Committee for Safeguarding National Security...

Luo Huining was designated as the National Security Adviser of the Committee for Safeguarding National Security of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) by China's central government on Friday....

 2020-07-03 16:34 

Ecns.cn

China appoints adviser to Committee for Safeguarding National Security of HKSAR...

China's State Council on Friday announced that Luo Huining was appointed as national security adviser to the Committee for Safeguarding National Security of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR)....

 2020-07-03 16:34 

Japan Times

Woman sues Japan over forced sterilization under eugenics law...

The plaintiff has argued that she endured significant mental distress and that the 1948 law was unconstitutional....

 2020-07-03 16:32 

Ecns.cn

China launches high-resolution remote-sensing satellite...

China successfully sent a high-resolution multi-mode imaging satellite into the planned orbit from the Taiyuan Satellite Launch Center in north China's Shanxi Province Friday....

 2020-07-03 16:31 

Japan Times

Ministry to let excluded areas rejoin Japan's hometown donation system...

The decision comes after the Supreme Court nixed the government's decision to exclude the city because of the expensive return gifts it sends to donors....

 2020-07-03 16:30 

China Post

White Mich. couple arrested after gun pulled on Black family...
 2020-07-03 16:23 

RTHK News

Canada suspends extradition with HK to protest law...

Canada on Friday suspended its extradition treaty with Hong Kong to protest the sweeping new national security law China has enacted in the financial hub.Canada is also halting exports of sensitive military gear to Hong Kong and updating its travel adviso...

 2020-07-03 16:22 

Ecns.cn

China's national security law for HK bolsters HK stability, prosperity...

China's adoption of the law on safeguarding national security in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) is an important step towards ensuring "one country, two systems" principle, Sudanese political experts have said....

 2020-07-03 16:20 

Japan Times

Hong Kong bans protesters' rallying cry for 'revolution'...

The government said the rallying cry "Liberate Hong Kong! Revolution of our time!" was now illegal under the legislation barring secession among other acts....

 2020-07-03 16:19 

Ecns.cn

National security law for HK to benefit citizens and int'l investors: FM...

The Chinese Foreign Ministry has reiterated that the implementation of the National Security Law for Hong Kong will benefit its citizens and international investors, addressing concerns that it might impact China's relations with other countries....

 2020-07-03 16:18 

China Post

Top Bollywood choreographer Saroj Khan dies at 71...
 2020-07-03 16:12 

China Post

Jersey Shore at a glance as July Fourth comes amid pandemic...
 2020-07-03 16:11 

China Post

Virus concerns grow — as do crowds flocking to Jersey Shore...
 2020-07-03 16:10 

China Post

Gogoro Gogoro fans marvel at new ebike, but scream 'Eeyo' at....
 2020-07-03 16:10 

Ecns.cn

China emphasizes importance of China-Arab strategic partnership...

China attaches high importance to advancing the China-Arab strategic partnership against the backdrop of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Chinese Foreign Ministry said on Thursday....

 2020-07-03 16:04 

China Post

AP Week in Pictures, Latin America & Caribbean...
 2020-07-03 16:02 

South China Morning Post

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Canada suspends extradition treaty with Hong Kong amid national security law fears...

Canada is suspending its extradition treaty with Hong Kong in the wake of China's move to impose national security law on the former British colony, a top official said on Friday.In a statement, Foreign Minister Francois-Philippe Champagne also said O...

 2020-07-03 16:02 

NHK

Deadly blasts rock Turkish fireworks factory...

A series of explosions at a fireworks factory in Sakarya province, northwestern Turkey on Friday left two people dead and more than 70 others injured....

 2020-07-03 16:02 

Nikkei Asian Review

Mercedes-Benz takes 3% stake in Chinese EV battery supplier...

BEIJING -- Daimler subsidiary Mercedes-Benz announced Friday a strategic and capital tie-up with Chinese automotive battery maker Farasis Energy (Ganz...

 2020-07-03 16:02 

China Post

Paraguay controls coronavirus, while its neighbors struggle...
 2020-07-03 15:53 

Japan Times

Japan's single mothers, female 'nonregular' workers hard hit by virus...

As nationwide unemployment continues to rise, 710,000 of the 970,000-person decrease in nonregular workers compared to last April were women....

 2020-07-03 15:45 

China Post

US jobs surge: Trump sees sunshine, Biden 'no victory yet'...
 2020-07-03 15:41 

RTHK News

China aims to end slaughter and sale of live poultry...

China on Friday vowed to gradually phase out the slaughter and sale of live poultry at food markets, in a move welcomed by animal rights activists ami......

 2020-07-03 15:31 

Ecns.cn

Scenic spots in China vie for visitors with unique ice cream offerings...

Going out and about is always a treat, but scenic spots across China are wooing visitors with something a little extra sweet ice cream....

 2020-07-03 15:31 

Japan Times

NBA reportedly plans Chicago bubble for 'Delete Eight'...

The eight teams that weren't invited to participate in the NBA's restarted season near Orlando might be allowed to gather in a separate "bubble" in ......

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