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Xi stresses sci-tech self-strengthening at higher levels

Xi stresses sci-tech self-strengthening at higher levels

Beijing (China) May 29: President Xi Jinping on Friday called for accelerated efforts in building China into a leader in...

Canadian Content Creators Say Trudeau's Bill C-10 Threatens Free Speech, Freedom of Press

Canadian Content Creators Say Trudeau's Bill C-10 Threatens...

Toronto (Canada), May 28: New legislation introduced by the government of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to overhaul Canada's media framework...

New virus cases back under 600, potential uptick still worrisome

New virus cases back under 600, potential uptick...

Seoul (South Korea), May 28: South Korea's new daily coronavirus cases fell below 600 on Friday, but sporadic cluster infections...

Moon replaces senior secretary for public communication

Moon replaces senior secretary for public communication

Seoul (South Korea), May 28: President Moon Jae-in has named Park Soo-hyun, a former lawmaker, as new senior secretary for...

UNEP says 8.1 tln USD required by 2050 to tame global ecological crisis

UNEP says 8.1 tln USD required by 2050...

Nairobi (Kenya), May 28: Countries should invest up to 8.1 trillion U.S. dollars from now until 2050 in order to...

Palestine welcomes UNHRC's decision to probe Israeli violations

Palestine welcomes UNHRC's decision to probe Israeli violations

Ramallah (Palestine), May 28: Palestine on Thursday welcomed the decision of the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) to form...

Trudeau formally apologizes for interning Italian Canadians during World War II

Trudeau formally apologizes for interning Italian Canadians during...

Ottawa (Canada), May 28: Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau delivered a formal apology on Thursday for the internment of Italian...

Russian court fines Twitter for failure to remove illegal content

Russian court fines Twitter for failure to remove...

Moscow (Russia), May 28: A local court on Thursday fined Twitter 19 million rubles (about 259,000 U.S. dollars) for its...

Italy, EU agree to conditions for relaunch of struggling Alitalia

Italy, EU agree to conditions for relaunch of...

Rome (Italy), May 28: Italy and the European Union (EU) have agreed to conditions for the relaunch of Italian national...

Turkey Grateful to Russia for Agreement on Sputnik V Deliveries, Health Minister Says

Turkey Grateful to Russia for Agreement on Sputnik...

Ankara (Turkey), May 27: Turkish Minister of Health Fahrettin Koca has expressed gratitude to Russia for the agreement on deliveries...

Samsung releases new LED package with improved light efficacy, color rendering

Samsung releases new LED package with improved light...

Seoul (South Korea), May 27: Samsung Electronics Co. on Thursday released a new mid-power LED package boasting improved light efficacy...

N.K. leader urges struggle against non-socialist practices in letter to trade union body

N.K. leader urges struggle against non-socialist practices in...

Seoul (South Korea), may 27: North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has called on his country's largest trade union to wage...

New COVID-19 cases under 700 again, cluster infections still hampering virus battle

New COVID-19 cases under 700 again, cluster infections...

Seoul (South Korea), May 27: South Korea's new daily coronavirus cases fell back below 700 again Thursday, but the country...

BOK sharply ups 2021 growth outlook to 4 pct as recovery gathers pace

BOK sharply ups 2021 growth outlook to 4...

Seoul (South Korea), May 27: South Korea's central bank on Thursday sharply raised its 2021 growth outlook to 4 percent,...

UN chief calls for solidarity with Africa in pandemic and beyond

UN chief calls for solidarity with Africa in...

United Nations, May 27: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Wednesday called for solidarity with Africa in the fight against COVID-19...

World Bank, UN pledge further aid for Ghana's COVID-19 vaccine rollout, economic recovery

World Bank, UN pledge further aid for Ghana's...

Accra (Ghana), May 27: The World Bank and the United Nations (UN) on Wednesday pledged additional aid to push forward...

Peruvian president calls for calm as presidential runoff draws near

Peruvian president calls for calm as presidential runoff...

Lima (Peru), May 27: Peruvian President Francisco Sagasti on Wednesday called for calm in the upcoming presidential runoff on June...

WHA approves resolution on health conditions in occupied Palestinian territory, Syrian Golan

WHA approves resolution on health conditions in occupied...

Geneva (Switzerland), May 27: A draft resolution on health conditions in the occupied Palestinian territory, including east Jerusalem, and in...

Slovenian president meets with senior Chinese diplomat on bilateral ties

Slovenian president meets with senior Chinese diplomat on...

Ljubljana (Slovenia), May 27: Slovenian President Borut Pahor met with visiting senior Chinese diplomat Yang Jiechi here on Wednesday.

Iraqi PM says armed groups' approaching Green Zone in Baghdad violates constitution

Iraqi PM says armed groups' approaching Green Zone...

Baghdad (Iraq), May 27: Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi on Wednesday denounced some armed militia for approaching the heavily fortified...

Extension of Agreement With IAEA Is Sign of Iran's Goodwill, State Media Report

Extension of Agreement With IAEA Is Sign of...

Moscow (Russia), May 26: Iran said that its decision to extend the three-month agreement with the International Atomic Energy Agency...

New cases spike above 700, vaccine takers to be exempt from certain curbs

New cases spike above 700, vaccine takers to...

Seoul (South korea), May 26: South Korea's daily new coronavirus cases sharply bounced back to a nearly two-week high Wednesday...

People given first dose of coronavirus vaccine can go maskless outdoors starting in July: gov't

People given first dose of coronavirus vaccine can...

Seoul (South Korea), May 26: South Korea announced Wednesday that people who have received a first dose of a COVID-19...

Israel allows some relief aid, personnel into Gaza while UN seeks greater access

Israel allows some relief aid, personnel into Gaza...

United Nations, May 26: Limited international relief cargo, COVID-19 vaccines and aid workers are allowed into Gaza while the United...

Putin says Russia ready to strengthen strategic coordination with China

Putin says Russia ready to strengthen strategic coordination...

Moscow (Russia), May 26: Russia is firmly committed to developing the comprehensive strategic partnership of coordination with China at a...

EU infrastructure for COVID certificate to be ready from June

EU infrastructure for COVID certificate to be ready...

Brussels (Belgium), May 26: The infrastructure for a digital vaccination certificate allowing the free movement of people around the European...

Moderna's research cooperation with Korea. Will it speed up the development of mRNA vaccines?

Moderna's research cooperation with Korea. Will it speed...

Seoul [South Korea], May 25 (ANI/Global Economic): During the ROK-US summit, the attention is focused on whether the government will...