Tue, 21 Jan 2020

China Confirms Wuhan Coronavirus Is Being Transmitted Between People

A Chinese government health expert has confirmed that the Wuhan coronovirus, which is rapidly spreading across China and to neighboring ...

Weaker close for the JSE after muted session

The JSE closed softer on Monday following a relatively muted session in which the local bourse couldn't gain significant momentum.With ...

UK Looks to Fast-Growing Africa for Trade Ties After Brexit

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and Prince Harry touted the U.K. as an ideal business partner for Africa on Monday ...

China Confirms Coronavirus Transmitted by Humans

BEIJING - The head of a Chinese government expert team says human-to-human transmission has been confirmed in an outbreak of ...

Malaysia Sends Back Trash, Says Won't be World's Waste Bin

PENANG, MALAYSIA - Malaysia has sent back 150 containers of plastic waste to 13 mainly rich countries since the third ...

AP Fact Check: Distortion in Trump's Impeachment Defense

WASHINGTON - In his first formal response to impeachment charges, President Donald Trump misrepresented the testimony of a key witness ...

Dragons' diem recovering from collapsed lung

The Shanghai Dragons announced Monday that DPS player Min-seong "diem" Bae is taking a break for undisclosed "health reasons." The ...

Gauff topples Venus again at Australian Open

Six months after her shocking upset of Venus Williams in the first round at Wimbledon, 15-year-old Coco Gauff repeated the ...

Abe: New Unit Will Defend Japan From Space Tech Threats

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said Monday that Japan will form a space defense unit to protect itself from potential threats ...

China's Xi Says Coronavirus Outbreak Must Be Taken Seriously

BEIJING - Chinese President Xi Jinping said Monday that it's "extremely crucial" to take every possible measure to combat a ...

SARS-like virus spreads in China, nearly 140 new cases

A mysterious SARS-like virus has killed a third person and spread around China - including to Beijing - authorities said ...

Armenians can now visit China visa-free

PanARMENIAN.Net - Armenia and China have officially abolished visas from January 19, Deputy Prime Minister Tigran Avinyan said in a ...

South Korea confims first case of coronavirus

Seoul [South Korea], Jan 20 (ANI): South Korea on Monday confirmed the first case of mysterious coronavirus, which originated in ...

Chinese Health Officials Report Huge Spike in Cases of New Virus

Chinese health officials in the central city of Wuhan confirmed 136 new cases of a new coronavirus - a huge ...

Equity indices fall in early trading, IndianOil slips by 3.7 pc

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Jan 20 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices were in the negative zone during early hours on Monday as ...

Third death from coronavirus in China, 140 new cases

Beijing [China], Jan 20 (ANI): China has reported the third death from coronavirus and nearly 140 new cases as the ...

China Reports 136 New Coronavirus Cases Over the Weekend

Chinese health officials in Wuhan report 136 new cases of a newly confirmed coronavirus in the past three days, bringing ...

Senior US Diplomat in Pakistan Amid Warming Mutual Ties

ISLAMABAD - A senior American diplomat began a four-day official visit to Pakistan Sunday amid warming bilateral relations that have ...

China Reports 139 New Coronavirus Cases Over the Weekend

Chinese health officials in Wuhan report 136 new cases of a newly confirmed coronavirus over the past three days - ...

Shanghai Dragons bring back Fearless; Envy retires

The Shanghai Dragons announced the official departure of off-tank Kang-jae "Envy" Lee and the return of Eui-seok "Fearless" Lee to ...

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Stock markets in Asia rise on Monday

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks were mainly well bid on Monday, the start of a new trading week.The Hong Kong market ...

China powering into the nuclear age, 65-years strong

BEIJING, China - There are currently eleven nuclear power units under construction in China, the largest number of nuclear power ...

Weaker close for the JSE after muted session

The JSE closed softer on Monday following a relatively muted session in which the local bourse couldn't gain significant momentum.With ...

Abe: New Unit Will Defend Japan From Space Tech Threats

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said Monday that Japan will form a space defense unit to protect itself from potential threats ...

Equity indices fall in early trading, IndianOil slips by 3.7 pc

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Jan 20 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices were in the negative zone during early hours on Monday as ...

Rockets face Thunder hoping to 'stick together'

The skid began in earnest on Jan. 9 with a 21-point loss in Oklahoma City and over the past 10 ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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