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 2020-06-05 04:00 

Taiwan News

Taiwan's leaders meet with British representative in Taiwan, pledges to enhance ties...

Taiwan's President, Vice President positive about future bilateral relationship...

 2020-06-05 04:00 

Taiwan News

German neo-Nazis trained at Russian camps: report...

Militant right-wing extremists in Germany are receiving combat training in Russia, a German news magazine has reported. Officials say they cannot prevent them from going....

 2020-06-05 04:00 

Taiwan News

Taiwan at vanguard of economies recovering from coronavirus pandemic...

New Zealand has highest mobility and recovery rates, followed by Taiwan, Hong Kong, and Thailand .Taiwan is at the forefront of 41 economies recovering from the Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, according to Canadian website Visual Capitalist....

 2020-06-05 04:00 

Taiwan Today

Yangmingshan National Park certified as world's first Urban Quiet Park...

Taiwan's Yangmingshan National Park was certified as the world's first Urban Quiet Park June 5 by Los Angeles-based Quiet Parks International in recognition of World Environment Day. Located north of Taipei City, Yangmingshan National Park has att...

 2020-06-05 04:00 

Taiwan News

84000 Launches an Animation Video to Preserve Buddhist Texts...

84000 Launches an Animation Video to Preserve Buddhist Texts...

 2020-06-05 04:00 

Taiwan News

Lessons the US can learn from Taiwan...

Taiwan's response to novel coronavirus clearly shows public health also a matter of national security...

 2020-06-05 04:00 

Taiwan News

35,000 Taiwanese visited the doctor more than 90 times last year...

5 million fewer total visits were made to physicians compared to the same period last year due to coronavirus...

 2020-06-05 04:00 

Taiwan News

Taiwan legislator tells China mouthpiece to 'do fking math' on GDP...

Freddy Lim posts clever comeback to Global Times claim that Taiwanese are 'upset' over China's economic rise...

 2020-06-05 04:00 

Taiwan News

Hong Kong democracy leaders ask Japan to reconsider Xi Jinping's visit...

Activist Joshua Wong says Hong Kong national security law more than pro- or anti-China, it's about 'right and wrong'...

 2020-06-05 04:00 

Taiwan News

Pegasus Development AG: Green light for multiple production sites worldwide...

Pegasus Development AG: Green light for multiple production sites worldwide...

 2020-06-05 03:57 

RTHK News

'June 4 vigil now about Hong Kong's future also'...

Organisers of the June 4 candlelight vigil said that Thursday's city-wide commemoration of the 1989 Tiananmen Square massacre was not just to mourn the past, but also an event to think about the Hong Kong's future."People used the event not ju...

 2020-06-05 03:56 

RTHK News

Govt urged to sue MTR over construction scandal...

Lawmakers on Friday insisted that the government and MTR Corporation must shoulder the responsibility for the Shatin-Central Link construction scandal, after an inquiry recently found "serious deficiencies" in the management of the project.At a me...

 2020-06-05 03:53 

Nikkei Asian Review

Ambani reshapes Reliance for digital India with Jio deals...

TOKYO -- India's struggle against the coronavirus pandemic has not stopped a dealmaking whirlwind at Reliance Industries. As the country has slowed do...

 2020-06-05 03:50 

China Post

Park police: Cyclist filmed assaulting people posting signs...
 2020-06-05 03:47 

China Post

US commercial casinos won $43.6 billion in 2019, up 3.7%...
 2020-06-05 03:47 

Guangming Online

Floyd's family attorney highlights "pandemic of racism" at memorial(1)...

The hearse carrying George Floyd's casket arrives at North Central University for a memorial in Minneapolis, Minnesota, the United States, on June 4, 2020. Benjamin Crump, attorney for the family of George Floyd, who was suffocated to death while unde...

 2020-06-05 03:47 

Guangming Online

Italy confirms downward trend in new infections, facemasks ready for high school exams...

ROME, June 4 (Xinhua) -- Italy's accumulated coronavirus cases reached 234,013 on Thursday, up by 177 compared to the previous day, confirming the downward trend in new infections, the country's Civil Protection Department said....

 2020-06-05 03:46 

Guangming Online

Japan gov't seek measures to combat cyber-bullying, eyes new legislation...

TOKYO, June 4 (Xinhua) -- A panel comprised of the Japanese government's communications ministry on Thursday agreed that victims of cyber-bullying should have certain rights when it comes to internet-related companies disclosing personal information a...

 2020-06-05 03:46 

China Post

Landslide in Arctic Norway sweeps away 8 homes...
 2020-06-05 03:45 

China Post

After protests, Northam orders removal of iconic Lee statue...
 2020-06-05 03:37 

China Post

You're not the only one skeptical of the stock market rally...
 2020-06-05 03:25 

RTHK News

Pro-Beijing group slams racism, rights abuse in US...

Several protesters from a pro-Beijing group demonstrated outside the US Consulate in Central on Friday morning, accusing Washington of violating human rights with its response to the ongoing protests in the country.They called for US President Donald Trum...

 2020-06-05 03:16 

Yonhap News

(LEAD) New parliament opens 1st session, but opposition boycotts voting...

(ATTN: REWRITES lead; UPDATES with more info from 7th para) SEOUL, June 5 (Yonhap) -- So......

 2020-06-05 03:08 

NHK

Report: Virus could be spread by air conditioning...

The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has published a study by Chinese researchers who found that restaurant diners became infected with the coronavirus by droplets blown by an air conditioner....

 2020-06-05 03:07 

China Post

Make room on credit cards to add options in an emergency...
 2020-06-05 03:07 

NHK

Household spending suffers record drop...

Japan's household spending suffered a record drop in April, as families spent more time at home due to the coronavirus pandemic....

 2020-06-05 03:05 

China Post

Retailers look to boost sales, German car sales weak...
 2020-06-05 03:02 

The Mainichi

Black activists, allies call Lee statue removal a big win...
 2020-06-05 03:02 

The Mainichi

UN rights official: Philippine anti-terror bill worrying...
 2020-06-05 03:02 

The Mainichi

IOC seeks insurance compensation for delayed Tokyo Olympics 2020/6/5...
 2020-06-05 03:02 

The Mainichi

Google: State-backed hackers targeted Trump, Biden campaigns...
 2020-06-05 03:02 

The Mainichi

MLB players reaffirm pay stance, no deal with teams in sight...
 2020-06-05 03:02 

The Mainichi

Fuji Rock Festival to be canceled due to coronavirus 2020/6/5...
 2020-06-05 03:02 

The Mainichi

Study shows Spain far from having 'herd immunity' to virus...
 2020-06-05 03:02 

The Mainichi

8:46: A number becomes a potent symbol of police brutality...
 2020-06-05 03:02 

China Post

Taiwan authorities voice concern at 'National Anthem Bill'...
 2020-06-05 03:00 

RTHK News

'Residents who fled Sha Tin estate could pose risk'...

Respiratory disease expert David Hui who advises the government on Covid-19 said on Friday that the authorities should not have allowed residents to move out of a Sha Tin estate when virus cases were first reported there, as this has increased the risk of...

 2020-06-05 02:54 

China Post

Turkey strips 3 legislators of seats, setting off protest...
 2020-06-05 02:53 

NHK

LVMH reviews Tiffany acquisition amid pandemic...

French luxury goods giant LVMH group says it is reviewing its plan to buy US jeweler Tiffany after considering the potential impact of the coronavirus pandemic on the US company's business....

 2020-06-05 02:51 

South China Morning Post

Singapore PM Lee Hsien Loong insists China cannot replace US security presence in Asia-Pacific, urges cooperation...

The US security presence "remains vital to the Asia-Pacific region," and China would be unable to take over that role in Southeast Asia even with its increasing military might, Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said.In an article published ...

 2020-06-05 02:44 

Yonhap News

(LEAD) Moon preps for retirement in rural town near Tongdo Temple in Yangsan...

(ATTN: UPDATES throughout with Cheong Wa Dae's announcement; CHANGES dateline) SEOU......

 2020-06-05 02:43 

Ecns.cn

China regrets U.S. decision to suspend Chinese passenger flights: spokesperson...

China regrets the U.S. decision to suspend scheduled passenger flights of Chinese carriers to and from the United States, according to a Foreign Ministry spokesperson Thursday....

 2020-06-05 02:42 

Yonhap News

Seoul stocks extend gains late Fri. morning on ECB's rescue program...

SEOUL, June 5 (Yonhap) -- South Korean stocks extended gains late Friday morning amid impr......

 2020-06-05 02:42 

China Post

Stud: Autonomous vehicles won't make roads completely safe...
 2020-06-05 02:39 

China Post

With 'Succession' shut down, Brian Cox takes on other roles...
 2020-06-05 02:36 

Yonhap News

(2nd LD) Virus fight still dogged by cluster infections ahead of further school reopenings...

(ATTN: ADDS details throughout; CHANGES photo) SEOUL, June 5 (Yonhap) -- South Korea con......

 2020-06-05 02:35 

RTHK News

Extra trains promised for West Rail Line extension...

Transport officials said on Friday that extra trains will run on the West Rail Line if it is extended south of Tuen Mun as proposed, after lawmakers expressed concern that passengers will end up "packed like sardines".At a Legco railways subcommit...

 2020-06-05 02:33 

Yonhap News

Mayors from border areas urge unification ministry to help halt leaflets into N. Korea...

By Yi Wonju SEOUL, June 5 (Yonhap) -- An association of mayors from the border areas cal......

 2020-06-05 02:32 

Central News Agency

U.S. dollar down in Taipei trading - Focus Taiwan...

Taipei, June 5 (CNA) The U.S. dollar was traded at NT$29.857 at 11 a.m. Friday on the Taipei Foreign Exchange, down NT$0.069 from the previous close....

 2020-06-05 02:31 

Yonhap News

Group to hold rally supporting Black Lives Matter movement in Seoul...

SEOUL, June 5 (Yonhap) -- A group of South Korean activists will hold a rally here this we......

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