Day: May 2, 2021

Posted in Industry

China’s Central Bank Works with Ant, Tencent to Develop Digital Currency

TAIPEI – China’s central bank has signed a strategic cooperation agreement with Ant Group, the fintech affiliate of Alibaba Group, to help build a technical…

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New Zealand’s Ardern Says Differences With China Becoming Harder to Reconcile

WELLINGTON, NEW ZEALAND – Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said on Monday that differences between New Zealand and China are becoming harder to reconcile as Beijing’s…

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China Acting ‘More Aggressively Abroad,’ Blinken Tells ’60 Minutes’

WASHINGTON – U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken said in an interview that aired Sunday that China had recently acted “more aggressively abroad” and was…

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Vietnam praised for solar power boom: German media

Vietnam will soon lead Southeast Asia in renewable energy development, Germany’s  “Energiezukunft” (Future of Energy) highlighted in its latest article, describing the country’s energy transition as very…

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German Press Agency highlights 11 tourist destinations in Vietnam

German news agency Deutsche Presse-Agentur (DPA) has run an article introducing 11 most attractive tourist destinations in Vietnam. According to the article, entitled “Trans-Vietnam journey…

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Posted in Health

COVID-19 updates on May 1

According to worldometers.info, as of May 1, the world had recorded total 152,133,661 COVID-19 cases and 3,196,536 deaths. 129,439,543 cases have been recovered. India became…

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Posted in Industry

Vietnam-UK Free Trade Agreement officially takes effect

The UK-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (UKVFTA), which officially took effect on Saturday, is expected to provide a fresh impetus for economic and trade cooperation between…

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North Korea criticizes South Korea, US

North Korea on Sunday criticized South Korea and the US a North Korean defection group in South Korea on Friday spread anti-North Korea propaganda leaflets…

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US withdraws all troops out of Afghanistan

The United States has formally begun withdrawing its last troops out of Afghanistan, bringing its longest war nearer to an end but also heralding an…

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Posted in Governance

Russia sets time to continue Iran nuclear talk

High-ranking diplomats from China, Germany, France, Russia, and Britain made progress on Saturday at talks on bringing the United States back into their landmark nuclear…

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