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India Seems Unlikely to Return to RCEP Due to China

Original negotiating member India fears that it still cannot compete with an influx of Chinese imports if it joins the RCEP.
Business Aug 9, 2023 | 12:36 pm

Someone in Florida Wins $1.58 Billion Jackpot

The $1.58 billion payout would go to the winner if they opt for an annuity, doled out over 30 years.
Lifestyle Aug 9, 2023 | 12:33 pm

Indonesia Sees Opening to Conclude Long-Awaited Trade Deal with EU

The EU, Indonesia, and fellow palm oil producer Malaysia recently agreed to establish an ad hoc joint task force on the EUDR.
News Aug 9, 2023 | 12:12 am

China's Exports Sink 14.5% YoY in July

Exports fell to $281.8 billion as the decline widened from June’s 12.4 percent fall, customs data showed Tuesday.
Business Aug 8, 2023 | 12:18 pm

UK Moves Asylum-Seekers to Barge to Cut Costs

Home Office Minister Sarah Dines said people arriving in the U.K. via unauthorized means “can’t expect to stay in a four-star hotel”.
News Aug 7, 2023 | 11:41 pm

OECD Sec-Gen to Visit Jakarta as Indonesia Seeks Membership

OECD secretary-general Mathias Cormann is scheduled to visit Jakarta this week as Indonesia seeks membership of the group.
News Aug 7, 2023 | 11:33 am

Pakistani Police Arrest Ex-Prime Minister Imran Khan 

It’s the second time Khan has been detained this year.
News Aug 5, 2023 | 8:38 pm

Kremlin Critic Navalny Sentenced to 19 Years in Prison

It was his fifth criminal conviction and the third and longest prison term handed to him.
News Aug 4, 2023 | 10:04 pm

‘Tough Request’: Trump Told Not to Talk to Witnesses in 2020 Election Conspiracy Case

His lies about the election — which form the basis of the charges — are repeated in nearly every speech he gives.
News Aug 4, 2023 | 11:32 am

Niger Crisis Deepens as European Nations Evacuate 

About 600 French nationals want to leave, along with 400 people of other nationalities from Belgians to Danish.
News Aug 2, 2023 | 11:09 am

All Three Indonesians in Coup-Hit Niger Are Safe: Gov’t

Three Indonesians are currently living in Niger's Tahoua and all of them are safe and sound, according to the Foreign Affairs Ministry.
News Aug 1, 2023 | 3:34 pm

Powerful Bomb at Political Rally in Pakistan Kills at Least 40 People 

The explosion occurred during the workers' convention of Maulana Fazlur Rehman’s Jamiat Ulema Islam party in Bajur district.
News Jul 30, 2023 | 11:41 pm

Son of Colombia's President Arrested

President Gustavo Petro said he wouldn’t interfere with the investigation.
News Jul 30, 2023 | 12:49 am

Jokowi Wants Xi Jinping to Import More Indonesian Bird's Nests

Indonesia exported $387.4 million worth of bird’s nests –weighing around 290 tons– to China in 2022.
Business Jul 28, 2023 | 3:26 am

Qatar Airways Posts $1.2 Billion Profit after FIFA World Cup

Those figures stand in contrast to the $4.1 billion loss it suffered in the 2021 fiscal year amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Business Jul 27, 2023 | 10:19 pm

Jokowi to Meet Xi Jinping for Investment, South China Sea Talks

Jokowi has flown to Chengdu to meet his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping, with talks on trade and investment likely to be high on the agenda.
News Jul 27, 2023 | 3:48 pm

Hun Sen to Step Down as Prime Minister, Appoints Son as Successor

Hun Sen has been Cambodia's autocratic leader for 38 years but said ahead of the elections he would hand off the position to his oldest son.
News Jul 26, 2023 | 2:39 pm

Putin Plans to Visit China 

An October visit would take Putin to China seven months after Chinese President Xi Jinping came to Moscow on a three-day visit.
News Jul 26, 2023 | 1:45 am

China Removes Outspoken Foreign Minister Qin Gang

The move comes amid a foreign backlash against China's increasingly aggressive foreign policy, of which Qin was a chief proponent.
News Jul 25, 2023 | 6:33 pm

Hun Sen's Party Claims Landslide Win in Cambodian Election

Ahead of Sunday's election, the only credible challenger Candlelight Party was barred on a technicality from contesting the polls.
News Jul 24, 2023 | 12:19 am