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Chinese FM meets with DRC FM

Chinese FM meets with DRC FM

Beijing (China) Nov 30: Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi on Monday met with Christophe Lutundula, deputy prime...

China unveils regulation on securities, futures violations

China unveils regulation on securities, futures violations

Beijing (China) Nov 30: Chinese Premier Li Keqiang has signed a State Council decree unveiling a regulation on new law-enforcement...

Chinese FM meets with Republic of the Congo's minister of int'l cooperation

Chinese FM meets with Republic of the Congo's...

Beijing (China) Nov 30: Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi met with Minister of International Cooperation of the...

National sculpture exhibition kicks off in Bangladeshi capital

National sculpture exhibition kicks off in Bangladeshi capital

Dhaka [Bangaladesh], Nov 30: A month-long sculpture exhibition has kicked off in Bangladesh's capital Dhaka, with a total of...

WHO special session seeking "pandemic treaty" amid Omicron concerns

WHO special session seeking "pandemic treaty" amid Omicron...

Geneva [Switzerland], Nov 30: A special session of the World Health Assembly (WHA) kicked off here on Monday amid growing...

Chinese mainland reports 21 locally transmitted COVID-19 cases

Chinese mainland reports 21 locally transmitted COVID-19 cases

Beijing (China) Nov 30: The Chinese mainland on Monday reported 21 new locally transmitted COVID-19 cases, all in Inner Mongolia,...

French minister urges UK to "take its responsibilities" on migrants

French minister urges UK to "take its responsibilities"...

Paris (France), November 29: French interior minister Gerald Darmanin on Sunday urged Britain to "take its responsibilities" on migrants, saying...

Australian gov't announces landmark anti-trolling laws

Australian gov't announces landmark anti-trolling laws

Canberra (Australia), November 29: The Australian government has announced landmark legislation to crack down on abuse and bullying on social...

S. Korea to closely monitor financial markets amid worries over omicron-sparked volatility

S. Korea to closely monitor financial markets amid...

Seoul (South Korea), November 29: South Korea will closely monitor global and local financial markets for any impact from the...

Daily virus cases below 4,000 for 2nd day amid new variant woes

Daily virus cases below 4,000 for 2nd day...

Seoul (South Korea), November 29: South Korea's new coronavirus cases stayed below 4,000 for the second straight day Monday due...

N. Korea urges full vigilance against Omicron coronavirus variant

N. Korea urges full vigilance against Omicron coronavirus...

Seoul (South Korea), November 29: North Korea said Monday it has strengthened preventive measures against COVID-19 in response to growing...

Pentagon chief to visit S. Korea this week for annual security talks

Pentagon chief to visit S. Korea this week...

Seoul (South Korea), November 29: U.S. Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin will visit Seoul this week for annual defense talks with...

UN chief welcomes Armenia-Azerbaijan-Russia meeting over Nagorno-Karabakh

UN chief welcomes Armenia-Azerbaijan-Russia meeting over Nagorno-Karabakh

United Nations, November 29: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Saturday welcomed the trilateral meeting between Armenia, Azerbaijan and Russia over...

Canada confirms two cases of Omicron COVID-19 variant

Canada confirms two cases of Omicron COVID-19 variant

Ottawa (Canada), November 29: Two people in the Canadian capital city of Ottawa have tested positive for the highly transmissible...

S. African president warns of fourth wave as Omicron spreads to all provinces

S. African president warns of fourth wave as...

Jonesburg (South Africa), November 29: With the Omicron variant now present in all provinces of South Africa, President Cyril Ramaphosa...

New Zealand reports 182 new community cases of COVID-19 Delta variant

New Zealand reports 182 new community cases of...

Wellington (New Zealand), November 29: New Zealand reported 182 new Delta variant cases of COVID-19 in the community on Monday,...

Roundup: U.S. scrambles to take actions over Omicron variant's chilling effect

Roundup: U.S. scrambles to take actions over Omicron...

New York (US), November 29: The newly-discovered Omicron variant of COVID-19 in South Africa has raised fears about the global...

Malaysian PM to make inaugural visit to Singapore, as Vaccinated Travel Lane takes effect

Malaysian PM to make inaugural visit to Singapore,...

Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia), November 29: Malaysian Prime Minister Ismail Sabri Yaakob will make an official visit to Singapore on Monday,...

Canada's Quebec province reports 1,171 new COVID-19 cases

Canada's Quebec province reports 1,171 new COVID-19 cases

Ottawa (Canada), November 28: Canada's Quebec province reported 1,171 new COVID-19 cases on Saturday, over 1,000 new cases for the...

Daily cases drop below 4,000; deaths, critical cases hit record highs

Daily cases drop below 4,000; deaths, critical cases...

Seoul (South Korea), November 28: South Korea's new coronavirus cases dropped below 4,000 on Sunday, but the number of deaths...

S. Korea vows efforts to ensure timely supply of vaccines at virtual ASEM summit

S. Korea vows efforts to ensure timely supply...

Seoul (South Korea), November 28: Prime Minister Kim Boo-kyum said Friday South Korea will work to ensure equitable and timely...

Chile reports over 2,000 new daily COVID-19 cases

Chile reports over 2,000 new daily COVID-19 cases

Santiago (Chile), November 28: Chile reported on Thursday more than 2,000 COVID-19 cases, after registering 2,641 infections in the last...

Egypt suspends direct flights with southern African countries over new COVID-19 variant

Egypt suspends direct flights with southern African countries...

Cairo (Egypt), November 28: The Egyptian government suspended direct flights with a number of southern African countries due to concerns...

Tunisia imposes new COVID-19 measures for arrivals from abroad

Tunisia imposes new COVID-19 measures for arrivals from...

Tunis (Tunisia), November 28: The Tunisian Ministry of Health announced on Saturday new measures for arrivals from abroad to prevent...

Roundup: U.S. scrambles to take actions over Omicron variant's chilling effect

Roundup: U.S. scrambles to take actions over Omicron...

New York (US), November 28: The newly-discovered Omicron variant of COVID-19 in South Africa has raised fears about the global...

UN chief follows unrest in Solomon Islands with concern

UN chief follows unrest in Solomon Islands with...

United Nations, November 28: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has been following the violent protests in Solomon Islands capital Honiara with...

WTO postpones MC12 due to new COVID-19 variant surge, travel restrictions

WTO postpones MC12 due to new COVID-19 variant...

Geneva (Switzerland), November 28: The World Trade Organization (WTO) announced early Saturday morning the postponement of its 12th Ministerial Conference...