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Japan PM Says Free Trade Talks With US Possible

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Thursday it was possible Tokyo and Washington could hold bilateral free trade talks.

26 January 2017 | 06:30 PM

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Australia's Qantas Restarts Direct Flights to Beijing After Eight Years

Australia's Qantas Airways relaunched daily non-stop flights from Sydney to Beijing on Thursday ahead of the Lunar New Year break.

26 January 2017 | 06:15 PM

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China Says Cities Must Avoid Looking Identical in Urban Development

Chinese cities must avoid looking identical in their urban development and focus on each city's unique historical value.

26 January 2017 | 06:00 PM

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Heineken Says Deals an Option as It Eyes Growth in Vietnam

Heineken NV said it will consider deals to expand its presence in Vietnam – a young, beer-loving economy that is already its second-most profitable market globally – as the southeast Asian country loosens its grip on state-run brewers.

26 January 2017 | 05:45 PM

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Thousands March Demanding Change to Australia Day, Citing Aboriginal Injustices

Thousands of Australians staged protest marches on Thursday demanding the date of Australia Day, Jan. 26, be changed.

26 January 2017 | 05:34 PM

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Families of Slain Filipinos File First Legal Challenge to Drugs War

Families of alleged drugs suspects killed by Philippine police petitioned the Supreme Court to force police to disclose evidence linking them to narcotics.

26 January 2017 | 05:32 PM

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China May Be Developing New Long-Range Air-to-Air Missile

China may be testing a new, long-range air-to-air missile that could take out early warning aircraft and aerial refueling aircraft.

26 January 2017 | 05:30 PM

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India Shows It's Serious About Solar With Giant Power Plant

A 10 square kilometers project in Ramanathapuram, in the southern state of Tamil Nadu, is the world's largest solar power station in a single location.

26 January 2017 | 05:29 PM

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Madura United Signs Indonesian Forward Greg Nwokolo

Madura United announced that it has signed forward Greg Nwokolo on a one-year contract.

26 January 2017 | 05:22 PM

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North Sumatra Office Records Highest Tax Revenue

North Sumatra Region 1 Tax Directorate General has a jump in tax revenue from the first and second phases of tax amnesty which has reached Rp 4.44 trillion.

26 January 2017 | 05:05 PM