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19 hours ago | December 10, 2018

Theresa May calls off crucial vote on Brexit deal

LONDON. – Prime Minister Theresa May has called off Tuesday’s crucial vote on her Brexit deal so she can go ...

Huawei CFO seeks bail, as China summons US envoy

OTTAWA/BEIJING. – Meng Wanzhou, the chief financial officer of China’s telecom giant Huawei, has argued that ...

“Trampling on the rights of Chinese citizens comes with a high ...

BEIJING. - The international community is deeply shocked by what occurred in Canada - a country that claims to always ...

4 days ago | December 8, 2018

Huawei denies any wrongdoing by company CFO

Chinese tech giant Huawei on Thursday denied any wrongdoing by its corporate CFO Meng Wanzhou after she was ...

UAE and India sign a currency swap agreement

In a landmark move, the United Arab Emirates and India on Tuesday inked a currency swap agreement, which allows rupee ...

Germany’s Merkel steps down as party leader

Chancellor Angela Merkel will be replaced by Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer as the leader of the centre-right Christian ...

North Korea’s FM begins China visit

North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong-ho arrived in Beijing on Thursday for the start of his four-day visit to China, ...

4 days ago | December 7, 2018

China urges release of Huawei executive

BEIJING. - Chinese officials are urging the US and Canada to clarify why Meng Wanzhou, a senior executive of Huawei ...

OPEC eyes output cuts as Trump calls for boost

OPEC members and other oil-producing countries mulled cuts in output Thursday to prop up plunging prices, defying ...

Cuba scraps some new restrictions on private sector

The government of Cuba has announced it will scrap some tough new restrictions on the private sector, which had caused ...

“Kill those useless bishops”, says Philippines’ Duterte

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has said his country's Catholic bishops are "useless fools" and should be "killed", ...

Xinhua, Al-Jazeera agree to enhance cooperation on think tanks, ...

Cai Mingzhao, president of China's Xinhua News Agency, met with Acting Director General of Al-Jazeera Media Network ...

5 days ago | December 6, 2018

Bush burial on after four-day tribute

HOUSTON. - George H.W Bush is to be laid to rest Thursday, concluding a four-day tribute to the 41st president that saw ...

2.8 tonnes of African pangolin scales torched in Malaysia

KUALA LUMPUR. - Malaysia on Thursday torched nearly three tonnes of seized scales of endangered pangolins worth $9 ...

6 days ago | December 5, 2018

Panama awards $1.4 bn bridge project to Chinese group

PANAMA CITY. - The government of Panama awarded Tuesday a Chinese consortium a $1.4 billion contract to build a bridge ...