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 2020-06-03 14:06 

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'No justice, no peace': Thousands in London protest the death of George Floyd...

LONDON: Thousands of people chanting...

 2020-06-03 14:00 

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Ukrainian computer game featuring Hitler in Moscow angers Kremlin...

MOSCOW: The Kremlin on Wednesday accused a Ukrainian computer game developer of glorifying Nazism by producing a game which features Adolf Hitler ......

 2020-06-03 13:55 

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France says latest US trade threats over digital tax a 'contradiction'...

PARIS: French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire criticised U.S. threats of trade sanctions over digital service taxes, which he said clashed with ......

 2020-06-03 13:51 

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UK's Johnson condemns George Floyd killing, calls for 'lawful' protests...

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Wednesday condemned the killing of George Floyd by police in the United States but declined to say whether ......

 2020-06-03 13:50 

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Exclusive: Trump administration to bar Chinese passenger carriers from flying to US, sources say...

President Donald Trump's administration plans to bar Chinese passenger carriers from flying to the United States starting in mid-June as it ......

 2020-06-03 13:50 

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Trump administration to bar Chinese passenger carriers from flying to US: Sources...

WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump's administration plans to bar Chinese passenger carriers from flying to the United States starting in mid-June ......

 2020-06-03 13:45 

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MotoGP sets end of July deadline for non-European races...

MotoGP has set an end of July deadline to decide whether this year's coronavirus-hit championship will be confined to Europe or expand to Asia and ......

 2020-06-03 13:45 

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Will Americans still travel abroad? Only with cast-iron coronavirus cover...

In the new reality of COVID-19, some Americans may still be willing to travel abroad - but they're going to make sure they're insured up to the hilt....

 2020-06-03 13:42 

The Strait Times

Landlords that provide more relief to tenants will get more help with cash flow, loan commitments...

SINGAPORE-Landlords facing cash flow constraints as a result of providing relief to tenants under the proposed Covid-19 amendment Bill will get more help with their existing loan commitments as well as with easing their cash flow needs.. Read more at stra...

 2020-06-03 13:40 

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SIAS calls on Hyflux board to step aside after criminal probe brings credibility into question...

SINGAPORE: Investigations by local authorities have called into question the credibility of Hyflux's board of directors who must now consider if ......

 2020-06-03 13:40 

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AMC warns of going concern as COVID-19 puts strain on theaters...

REUTERS: AMC Entertainment Holdings Inc said on Wednesday there were...

 2020-06-03 13:40 

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AMC warns of going concern as COVID-19 puts strain on theaters...

REUTERS: AMC Entertainment Holdings Inc said on Wednesday there were...

 2020-06-03 13:38 

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Japanese sportsmen test positive for Covid-19 as sport attempts restart...

TOKYO (REUTERS) - Two Japanese baseball players and a striker in the J-League have tested positive for the coronavirus, their clubs announced, in a major blow for professional sports attempting to restart in the country.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-06-03 13:28 

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Dutch to cull mink at farms after coronavirus cases: Media...

AMSTERDAM (REUTERS) - The Dutch government intends to cull the mink at farms where animals have been infected with the coronavirus, broadcaster RTL reported on Wednesday (June 3).. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-06-03 13:25 

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Airlines cut fares to help boost May traffic -IATA...

PARIS: Airlines cut domestic fares by an average 23 per cent last month as traffic picked up from April lows, global airline body IATA said on ......

 2020-06-03 13:24 

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Doctors Without Borders urges probe into gruesome Afghan hospital attack...

KABUL: Doctors Without Borders (MSF) on Wednesday (May 3) called for an inquiry into last month's horrifying attack on an Afghan hospital, which ......

 2020-06-03 13:21 

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British police arrest man for driving offence after car collides with two people in London...

LONDON (REUTERS) - . Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-06-03 13:15 

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Tel Aviv's soccer stadium trials misting tunnel to disinfect players...

TEL AVIV: Tel Aviv's Bloomfield Stadium has installed a special tunnel to spray soccer players arriving for matches with a fine disinfectant mist ......

 2020-06-03 13:12 

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Philippine Congress passes anti-terror Bill to beef up police powers; critics say it can be used to target detractors...

MANILA - Philippine lawmakers on Wednesday (June 3) passed a controversial...

 2020-06-03 13:07 

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Football: Amazon to make Premier League matches free-to-air...

LONDON: Amazon will make its four Premier League matches in the remainder of the 2019-2020 season free-to-air as broadcasters prepare for the ......

 2020-06-03 13:00 

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Unlicensed company director gets jail after crowdfunding more than S$15 million for SMEs...

SINGAPORE: A company director was sentenced to eight months' jail on Wednesday (Jun 3) for crowdfunding more than S$15 million without a licence. ......

 2020-06-03 13:00 

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Singapore factory activity rebounds from 11-year low but stays in contraction mode...

SINGAPORE - A gauge of manufacturing conditions in Singapore bounced off its worst level in 11 years, but remained within the contraction territory.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-06-03 13:00 

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Singapore factory activity shrinks for 4th month despite uptick in key gauge...

SINGAPORE: Singapore's factory activity remained in negative territory for the fourth consecutive month in May amid the COVID-19 outbreak, ......

 2020-06-03 12:55 

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UK's Johnson condemns George Floyd killing, calls for 'lawful' protests...

LONDON (AFP) - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Wednesday (June 3) condemned the killing of George Floyd by police in the United States but declined to say whether he had spoken about the issue with key ally Donald Trump.. Read more at straitstimes...

 2020-06-03 12:49 

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'No justice, no peace': Thousands gather in London after death of Floyd...

LONDON (REUTERS) - Thousands of people chanting...

 2020-06-03 12:45 

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Scottish Premiership season to begin in August...

The 2020-21 Scottish Premiership season will begin in August after the Scottish Professional Football League (SPFL) and Sky Sports on Wednesday ......

 2020-06-03 12:40 

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3M names General Electric exec Monish Patolawala as CFO...

U.S. industrial conglomerate 3M Co on Wednesday appointed General Electric Co executive Monish Patolawala as the company's chief financial ......

 2020-06-03 12:32 

The Strait Times

Motorcycling: MotoGP set to release revised 2020 calendar next week...

PARIS (AFP) - MotoGP is expected to announce a reworked schedule next week for a season it hopes to start in July, championship organisers said on Wednesday (May 4).. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-06-03 12:30 

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US private payrolls fall less than expected in May...

U.S. private payrolls fell less than expected in May, with employers laying off another 2.76 million workers....

 2020-06-03 12:30 

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US labor market appears to stabilize as private payrolls fall less than expected...

WASHINGTON: US private payrolls fell less than expected in May, suggesting layoffs were abating as businesses reopen, though the overall economy's ......

 2020-06-03 12:24 

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Parliament to debate Fortitude Budget, discuss COVID-19 measures and employment issues...

SINGAPORE: Parliament will debate the Fortitude Budget when it sits on Thursday (Jun 4). The S$33 billion Budget, Singapore's fourth of the ......

 2020-06-03 12:15 

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SoftBank launches US$100 million fund investing in 'people of colour'...

TOKYO: SoftBank Group Corp is launching a US$100 million fund to invest in...

 2020-06-03 12:15 

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SoftBank launches US$100 million fund investing in 'people of colour'...

TOKYO: SoftBank Group Corp is launching a US$100 million fund to invest in...

 2020-06-03 12:10 

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Najib says Malaysia polls likely if political uncertainty stays...

KUALA LUMPUR (BLOOMBERG) - Malaysia's former leader Najib Razak warned of a...

 2020-06-03 12:06 

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10 months' jail for trio who assaulted policeman at St James Power Station...

SINGAPORE - The trio who assaulted a plainclothes policeman on duty at a St James Power Station club in 2017 were each sentenced to 10 months' jail on Wednesday (June 3).. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-06-03 12:05 

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Assistant coach Burgos to leave Atletico at end of season...

Atletico Madrid's long-serving assistant coach German...

 2020-06-03 12:05 

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Three Windies players opt out of England tour over COVID-19 fears...

West Indies named a 14-man squad for next month's proposed three-test series in England, with three players refusing to travel due to the novel ......

 2020-06-03 12:04 

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Business and official travellers on Singapore-China 'fast lane' arrangement must get COVID-19 swab tests...

SINGAPORE: The Singapore-China...

 2020-06-03 12:01 

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Malaysia reports 93 new COVID-19 cases...

PUTRAJAYA: Malaysia reported 93 new COVID-19 cases on Wednesday (Jun 3), including two Malaysians. The other 91 cases are foreigners. Health ......

 2020-06-03 12:00 

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South China Sea security issues pushed reversal on US military pact: Philippine envoy...

Security issues in the disputed South China Sea helped convince the Philippines to delay quitting a key US military pact, the nation's envoy to ......

 2020-06-03 11:56 

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Sias calls for Hyflux directors to step down amid probe over corporate governance lapses...

SINGAPORE - The Securities Investors Association (Singapore), or Sias, is calling for the directors of embattled water treatment firm Hyflux to step down.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-06-03 11:55 

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SoftBank launches US$100 million fund investing in 'people of color'...

SoftBank Group Corp is launching a US$100 million fund to invest in...

 2020-06-03 11:45 

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Spanish season kicks off again with second half of abandoned Rayo-Albacete...

The Spanish soccer season will restart a day earlier than originally planned on June 10 with the second half of a second division match between ......

 2020-06-03 11:45 

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Football: Spanish season to kick off again with second half of abandoned Rayo-Albacete...

MADRID: The Spanish football season will restart a day earlier than originally planned on Jun 10 with the second half of a second division match ......

 2020-06-03 11:40 

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Ericsson shares boosted after 5G contract win in Canada, beating Huawei...

Ericsson shares hit a high for the year after the Swedish telecom equipment maker increased its footprint in Canada by winning a 5G contract from ......

 2020-06-03 11:40 

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Romanian league to resume on June 12, confirms LPF...

BUCHAREST: Romania's professional league (LPF) confirmed on Wednesday that the top-flight season will restart on June 12 as the playoffs between ......

 2020-06-03 11:35 

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Coty in talks to collaborate with Kim Kardashian for cosmetics line...

Coty Inc is in talks with reality TV star Kim Kardashian West over a potential collaboration for a beauty line, the cosmetics maker disclosed in ......

 2020-06-03 11:35 

The Strait Times

Asian Insider, June 3: Cyclone Nisarga lands near Mumbai, Japan faces second coronavirus wave, Hong Kong debates anthem Bill...

Hi all, In today's bulletin: Cyclone Nisarga lands near Mumbai, Japan faces a second coronavirus wave, Hong Kong debates the anthem Bill, Malaysia unwinds 5G allocations after doubts raised, Malaysia's Movement Control Order to be discussed, and m...

 2020-06-03 11:32 

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COVID-19 death toll among nurses doubled in past month: Nurses' group...

More than 600 nurses worldwide are known to have died from COVID-19, which has infected an estimated 450,000 healthcare workers, the International ......

 2020-06-03 11:30 

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Saudi, Russia reach deal on oil cuts, raising pressure on laggards...

OPEC leader Saudi Arabia and non-OPEC Russia have agreed a preliminary deal to extend existing record oil production cuts by one month while ......

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