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 2022-12-06 07:36 

The Asahi Shimbun

North Korea orders new artillery firings over South’s drills | The Asahi Shimbun: Breaking News, Japan News and Analysis...

SEOUL--North Korea's military says it has ordered frontline units to conduct artillery firings into the sea for the second consecutive day in a tit-for-tat response to South Korean live-fire drills in an inland border region....

 2022-12-06 07:36 

The Asahi Shimbun

Few Chinese keen to travel abroad soon, even if COVID curbs ease--report | The Asahi Shimbun: Breaking News, Japan News and Analysis...

SHANGHAI--More than half of Chinese say they will put off travel abroad, for periods from several months to more than a year, even if borders re-opened tomorrow, a study showed on Tuesday, a sign that consumer recovery from COVID-19 measures will take tim...

 2022-12-06 07:35 

The Mainichi

Editorial: Abuse at Japan nursery abhorrent, and it's just the tip of the iceberg 2022/12/6...
 2022-12-06 07:35 

The Mainichi

China party officials pay respects to former leader Jiang...
 2022-12-06 07:35 

The Mainichi

Mother of late 'Terrace House' star sues TV broadcaster...
 2022-12-06 07:35 

The Mainichi

Foreign students, technical trainees in southwest Japan compete in futsal 'World Cup' 2022/12/6...
 2022-12-06 07:35 

The Mainichi

Tokyo stocks end up on weak yen as US rate hike fear persists...
 2022-12-06 07:35 

The Mainichi

Japan to probe handling of abuse cases at nurseries nationwide 2022/12/6...
 2022-12-06 07:30 

Guangming Online

Over 700-year-old stone tablet found in north China's Hebei...

5 (Xinhua) -- A stone tablet dating back to the year 1286, which falls within the Yuan Dynasty (1271 to 1368), has been discovered in Longyao County of north China's Hebei Province, according to local authorities....

 2022-12-06 07:30 

Guangming Online

41 pct of Finnish SMEs prepare for layoffs in 2023: survey...

The EK is the largest employers' association in Finland. Its member companies collectively contribute over 70 percent of Finland's gross domestic product (GDP) and more than 95 percent of its exports....

 2022-12-06 07:30 

Guangming Online

Roundup: Framework deal signed in Sudan to end political stalemate...

5 (Xinhua) -- Sudan's military and civilian leaders on Monday signed a political framework agreement to end the political impasse and institute a two-year transitional civilian authority....

 2022-12-06 07:30 

Guangming Online

Feature: Displaced Syrians disappointed by UN's decision to stop aid...

Lisa Abou Khaled, a spokeswoman for UNHCR, told Xinhua that the limited resources of donor countries forced the UNHCR and WFP to limit their financial support to vulnerable and needy displaced families.On October 26, Lebanon resumed its plan to facilitate...

 2022-12-06 07:29 

The Asahi Shimbun

China party officials pay respects to former leader Jiang | The Asahi Shimbun: Breaking News, Japan News and Analysis...

BEIJING--Chinese President Xi Jinping and other current and previous top officials paid their respects Monday to former leader Jiang Zemin, who died last week at age 96....

 2022-12-06 07:28 

The Asahi Shimbun

U.S. police rarely deploy deadly robots to confront suspects | The Asahi Shimbun: Breaking News, Japan News and Analysis...

SAN FRANCISCO--The unabashedly liberal city of San Francisco became the unlikely proponent of weaponized police robots last week after supervisors approved limited use of the remote-controlled devices, addressing head-on an evolving technology that has be...

 2022-12-06 07:28 

The Asahi Shimbun

USS Arizona survivor: Honor those killed at Pearl Harbor | The Asahi Shimbun: Breaking News, Japan News and Analysis...

HONOLULU--USS Arizona sailor Lou Conter lived through the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor even though his battleship exploded and sank after being pierced by aerial bombs....

 2022-12-06 07:27 

The Asahi Shimbun

Koike should not be telling people what to wear to conserve energy | The Asahi Shimbun: Breaking News, Japan News and Analysis...

When I was a child, my parents taught me to keep my "mittsu no kubi" (literally, "three necks") warm in winter to prevent catching a cold....

 2022-12-06 07:15 

South China Morning Post

US politics: Biden's presidency faces test in Georgia Senate vote between Trump-backed Walker and Raphael Warnock...

Even though Democrats retained control over the Senate in last month's vote, this election is nonetheless decisive for Biden. Republicans see the Georgia seat as a chance to boost their ability to block Biden's policies....

 2022-12-06 07:00 

South China Morning Post

South Korea tipped to tack to US, putting strategic ambiguity on China behind it...

South Korean President Yoon Suk-yeol will bring clarity to foreign policy, and exert more pressure on Beijing over North Korea....

 2022-12-06 06:57 

Nikkei Asian Review

Anwar faces fight to pull Malaysia out of middle-income trap...

SINGAPORE -- After a turbulent election that produced a unity government, new Malaysian Prime Minister Anwar Ibrahim faces the challenge of leading th...

 2022-12-06 06:56 

Korea Joongang Daily

Gov't considers stripping foreign permanent residents of right to vote...

Korea may start limiting the voting rights of permanent foreign residents in the country. Justice Minister Han Dong-hoon hinted at such in a conversation with the JoongAng Ilbo on Monday......

 2022-12-06 06:56 

Korea Joongang Daily

'Trend Korea 2023' author gives insight into must-haves and dos...

In Korea, there is one particular book series that always makes its way to the bestseller shelves of local bookstores like Kyobo at the end of each year. The "Trend Korea" series, which was started by a group of consumer studies experts at Seoul.....

 2022-12-06 06:56 

Korea Joongang Daily

Korea's 27th nuclear power plant starts up Wednesday...

Commercial operation of the Shin Hanul 1 nuclear power plant will start Wednesday ahead of surging winter demand....

 2022-12-06 06:55 

Yonhap News

Seoul shares down for 3rd day amid U.S. rate hike worries...

SEOUL, Dec. 6 (Yonhap) -- Seoul shares closed lower to extend their losing streak to a thi......

 2022-12-06 06:41 

Yonhap News

KOSPI 200 Closing Price List-5...

LGCHEM 686,000 DN 10,000KEPCO E&C 57,200 DN 1,100Shinha......

 2022-12-06 06:41 

Yonhap News

KOSPI 200 Closing Price List-4...

HMM 21,100 DN 700HYUNDAI WIA 57,200 DN 1,500KumhoPetro......

 2022-12-06 06:41 

Yonhap News

KOSPI 200 Closing Price List-3...

HYUNDAI STEEL 32,300 DN 1,400Shinsegae 223,000 DN 1,500Nongshim ......

 2022-12-06 06:41 

Central News Agency

Nursing association head honored in Ireland - Focus Taiwan...

London, Dec. 5 (CNA) Chen Ching-min (), the head of the Taiwan Nurses Association (TWNA), was honored Monday as a new fellow of the nursing faculty at the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (RCSI), becoming the first Taiwanese ever to receive the distin...

 2022-12-06 06:40 

Yonhap News

KOSPI 200 Closing Price List-2...

HANWHA LIFE 2,380 DN 45AMOREPACIFIC 135,000 DN 4,500HL MANDO ......

 2022-12-06 06:40 

Yonhap News

KOSPI 200 Closing Price List-1...

SEOUL, Dec. 6 (Yonhap) -- Tuesday's closing prices (KRW) of KOSPI 200 stocks traded o......

 2022-12-06 06:40 

South China Morning Post

[ Hong Kong ]

2 men assault suspected Hong Kong triad member, throw him out of BMW after 11km ride across Kowloon...

Police believe the victim, 27, to be a Sun Yee On triad member and are investigating a possible money dispute....

 2022-12-06 06:34 

Yonhap News

KOSPI 2,393.16 DN 26.16 points (close)...
 2022-12-06 06:34 

Central News Agency

Taiwan reports 16,034 new COVID-19 cases, 22 deaths - Focus Taiwan...

Taipei, Dec. 6 (CNA) Taiwan on Tuesday reported 16,034 new COVID-19 infections and 22 deaths, according to the Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC)....

 2022-12-06 06:31 

Yonhap News

Dollar ends at 1,318.8 won UP from 1,292.6 won...
 2022-12-06 06:31 

Yonhap News

KOSDAQ 719.44 DN 13.88 points (close)...
 2022-12-06 06:29 

Yonhap News

S. Korea opens specialized research center for reusable unmanned space vehicles...

SEOUL, Dec. 6 (Yonhap) -- South Korea opened a specialized research center to develop reus......

 2022-12-06 06:27 

Central News Agency

Taiwan shares close down 1.68% - Focus Taiwan...

Taipei, Dec. 6 (CNA) Taiwan shares closed down 251.86 points, or 1.68 percent, at 14,728.88 on Tuesday on turnover of NT$244.18 billion (US$7.97 billion)....

 2022-12-06 06:23 

Central News Agency

Dozens involved in online gambling website arrested in Taichung - Focus Taiwan...

Taichung, Dec. 6 (CNA) A Taichung-based group of 44 individuals suspected of running an international gambling website were arrested on Nov. 29 and have been turned over to the Taichung District Prosecutors Office for further investigation, according to p...

 2022-12-06 06:21 

South China Morning Post

[ Hong Kong ]

Hong Kong police hunt for 4 men who lured toy shop owner into bogus deal and fled with HK$50,000 Mickey Mouse figure...

Thieves snatched four boxes of the figure, but only made off with one after they had to abandon their getaway taxi....

 2022-12-06 06:21 

Yonhap News

(Yonhap Interview) Volkswagen Group on recovery path in S. Korea after 'dieselgate'...

By Choi Kyong-ae SEOUL, Dec. 6 (Yonhap) -- Volkswagen Group Korea (VWGK) is firmly on th......

 2022-12-06 06:21 

Yonhap News

Director says 'Work Later, Drink Now 2' features new aspects of characters...

By Kim Eun-jung SEOUL, Dec. 6 (Yonhap) -- The second season of the Tving original drama ......

 2022-12-06 06:17 

NHK

N.Korea says units were ordered to fire artillery shells for second straight day...

North Korea's military says it has ordered units to fire artillery shells into the sea. This is the second day in a row that such an order has been issued. The move is apparently in response to the joint drills that South Korea and the United States a...

 2022-12-06 06:14 

Taiwan News

US sees 'momentum' in EU talks amid tensions over subsidies...

US sees 'momentum' in EU talks amid tensions over subsidies | 2022-12-06 01:14:00...

 2022-12-06 06:13 

Central News Agency

Hon Hai November sales fall 29% due to Zhengzhou plant's lockdown - Focus Taiwan...

Taipei, Dec. 6 (CNA) Taiwan-based manufacturing giant Hon Hai Precision Industry Co. saw its sales in November fall about 29 percent from a month earlier as production was impacted by COVID-19 lockdowns in its complex in Zhengzhou in China's Henan Pro...

 2022-12-06 06:09 

South China Morning Post

[ Hong Kong ]

Hong Kong's MTR should review manpower capacity after second tunnel evacuation in a month, lawmakers say...

Vice-chairman of Legco rail subcommittee Gary Zhang Xinyu urges operator to assess if number of external contractors maintaining trains is too high....

 2022-12-06 06:07 

RTHK News

Students mourn Jiang Zemin's death...

Students of a secondary school said they mourned former state leader Jiang Zemin's death with a heavy heart on Tuesday morning.Pupils of Scientia Secondary School at Ho Man Tin gathered in a hall to observe three minutes of silence at 10am, after the ...

 2022-12-06 06:00 

Korea Joongang Daily

Samsung Electronics, Naver to jointly develop AI chip for hyperscale computing...

The two companies signed a memorandum of understanding on Friday at the Naver office building in Seongnam, Gyeonggi, and set up a task force to develop a semiconductor optimized for large-scale data processing....

 2022-12-06 06:00 

Korea Joongang Daily

Producers of 'KPOP: The Musical' call for apology by New York Times following critic's review...

Broadway's "KPOP: The Musical" called for an apology by The New York Times following an allegedly racist review written by the paper's theater critic, Jesse Green. The show's producers Tim Forbes and Joey Parnes on Friday released thei...

 2022-12-06 06:00 

Korea Joongang Daily

Two buses and a minibus collide on Gyeongbu Expressway...

A collision involving two large buses and one minibus occurred at the Singal Junction of the Gyeongbu Expressway Tuesday morning, injuring 24 people and snarling traffic....

 2022-12-06 06:00 

Korea Joongang Daily

Don Lee's 'Men of Plastic' set for release in 32 countries...

Don Lee's comedy drama...

 2022-12-06 06:00 

Korea Joongang Daily

SK's Chey ordered to pay wife $50.7 million...

SK Group Chairman Chey Tae-won was ordered to pay 66.5 billion won ($50.7 million) to his wife Roh Soh-yeong, along with alimony of 100 million won in a divorce judgement Tuesday....

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