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 2019-05-21 01:01 

Ecns.cn

Google apps are banned from future Huawei smartphones...

As part of the U.S. sanctions on Huawei based on fabricated fear, Google has been forced to stop offering its apps to future Huawei smartphones....

 2019-05-21 01:00 

Guangming Online

Failure to reach trade deal due to U.S. seeking unreasonable interests: spokesperson...

The United States was seeking unreasonable interests by imposing maximum pressure, which was the fundamental reason behind the failure to reach a deal between the two countries after 11 rounds of high-level economic and trade consultations, the Chinese Fo...

 2019-05-21 01:00 

South China Morning Post

No excuse for ancient Chinese treasures to be hoarded in Western museums any longer...

Britain and other nations holding looted Chinese relics and artworks in their museums have no excuse not to hand them back. The days when Beijing could not be counted on to properly preserve and display them have long passed.Inexpensive flights and the in...

 2019-05-21 01:00 

Yonhap News

S. Korea, Switzerland seek better future through 4th Industrial Revolution...

SEOUL, May 21 (Yonhap) -- South Korea and Switzerland seek to harness the Fourth Industria......

 2019-05-21 00:59 

Guangming Online

Trade war serves no purpose, leading to lose-lose result: expert...

A trade war will solve no problems, only to result in losses for both sides, an economic researcher said in an interview with Xinhua.On the contrary, it will lead to losses on both sides and have an impact on the world economy and economic globalization....

 2019-05-21 00:59 

Yonhap News

Cabinet approves lowering stock transaction tax...

SEJONG, May 21 (Yonhap) -- South Korea said Tuesday it will begin to lower the tax rate on......

 2019-05-21 00:59 

Guangming Online

Commentary: U.S. bullying caprices stain its credibility...

Modern international trade relations are based on credibility and the spirit of the contract. However,in the year-long China-U.S.As a matter of fact, China is not the first victim of America's acts of bad faith and trade bullyism....

 2019-05-21 00:57 

Guangming Online

China, Tajikistan agree to strengthen comprehensive strategic partnership(1)...

Tajikistan's President Emomali Rahmon (R) meets with Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi in Dushanbe, Tajikistan, on May 20, 2019....

 2019-05-21 00:57 

Yonhap News

S. Korea pushing to hold defense ministers' talks with Japan, China...

By Oh Seok-min SEOUL, May 21 (Yonhap) -- South Korea is trying to set up bilateral defen......

 2019-05-21 00:54 

Yonhap News

S. Korea preparing to set up joint film organization with ASEAN...

CANNES, France, May 20 (Yonhap) -- South Korea is preparing to set up a joint organization......

 2019-05-21 00:50 

NHK

Indonesia voters re-elect President Joko...

Indonesian President Joko Widodo was re-elected for his second term in last month's presidential vote....

 2019-05-21 00:45 

China Post

UN council rejects Russian request for a meeting on Ukraine...

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. Security Council rejected a Russian request Monday to hold a meeting on a new language law in Ukraine, with opponents calling it an attempt by Moscow to interfere in the inauguration of Ukraine's new president, Vol...

 2019-05-21 00:44 

NHK

Ford preparing to cut 7,000 jobs...

Ford Motor says it will cut thousands of jobs around the world in a cost-cutting move....

 2019-05-21 00:43 

Guangming Online

Young artisan focuses on replication of classical celadon incense burners in China's Zhejiang(1)...

Lin Song checks clay bases for celadon incense burners at his studio in Longquan, east China's Zhejiang Province, May 20, 2019....

 2019-05-21 00:42 

NHK

Saudi Arabia: Houthi missiles intercepted...

Saudi Arabia says it has intercepted two missiles fired by Iran-backed Houthi rebels in Yemen....

 2019-05-21 00:39 

Yonhap News

U.N. grants sanctions exemption for UNICEF's aid projects in N. Korea...

SEOUL, May 21 (Yonhap) -- The U.N. Security Council has granted a sanctions exemption to a......

 2019-05-21 00:39 

Yonhap News

WFP's April food provision to N. Korea marks smallest this year...

SEOUL, May 21 (Yonhap) -- A U.N. food agency has said that it provided 982 tons of food to......

 2019-05-21 00:35 

Guangming Online

Xi Jinping makes inspection tour in Jiangxi(1)...

Chinese President Xi Jinping, also general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee and chairman of the Central Military Commission, learns about the production process and operation of the JL MAG Rare-Earth Co. Ltd. as well as the deve...

 2019-05-21 00:33 

Yonhap News

Government's dividend income down 20.4 pct in 2019...

SEJONG, May 21 (Yonhap) -- The government's dividend income from its stakes in public......

 2019-05-21 00:32 

Guangming Online

Xi Jinping lays floral basket at monument marking departure of Long March(1)...

Chinese President Xi Jinping, also general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee and chairman of the Central Military Commission, pays tribute to and lays a floral basket at a monument marking the departure of the Long March in Yudu ...

 2019-05-21 00:31 

Yonhap News

Hanjin Heavy shares resume trading on Seoul bourse after financial restructuring...

SEOUL, May 21 (Yonhap) -- Shares in Hanjin Heavy Industries & Construction Co., a mids......

 2019-05-21 00:31 

Guangming Online

Scenery of Norbu Lingka in Lhasa, China's Tibet(1)...

Photo taken on May 20, 2019 shows the scenery of Norbu Lingka in Lhasa, capital of southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region. Norbu Lingka, literally...

 2019-05-21 00:30 

Yonhap News

Toyota launches all-new RAV4 in S. Korea...

SEOUL, May 21 (Yonhap) -- Toyota Motor Corp. on Tuesday launched the all-new RAV4 sport ut......

 2019-05-21 00:29 

Guangming Online

Highlights of Carnival in Nanjing University of the Arts(1)...

A woman takes photos of the works of graduates in Nanjing University of the Arts in Nanjing, capital city of east China's Jiangsu Province, May 20, 2019. Carnival in Nanjing University of the Arts kicked off Monday with different kinds of works of gra...

 2019-05-21 00:27 

Guangming Online

Village in south China's Guangxi sees good harvest of chili pepper(1)...

A man carries packed peppers at Niqiao Village of Luorong Town in Liuzhou, south China's Guangxi Province, on May 20, 2019. With plant area of more than 2700 mu (around 180 hectares) , Niqiao Village saw a good harvest of chili pepper....

 2019-05-21 00:24 

The Mainichi

Journalists quit Russia's leading business daily over report...
 2019-05-21 00:24 

The Mainichi

For 'Hot Zone,' Margulies confronts claustrophobia and Ebola...
 2019-05-21 00:24 

The Mainichi

US backs calls for Taiwan to get role at UN health assembly...
 2019-05-21 00:24 

The Mainichi

In Cannes, making sure cinema isn't lost in translation...
 2019-05-21 00:24 

The Mainichi

Austrian government collapses over Ibiza video scandal...
 2019-05-21 00:24 

The Mainichi

Soccer: Bologna draws 3-3 at Lazio to secure Serie A safety...
 2019-05-21 00:24 

The Mainichi

Brexiteer Farage splattered in latest UK milkshake attack...
 2019-05-21 00:24 

The Mainichi

1 in 3 of Japan's citizen judges say court experience was stressful...
 2019-05-21 00:24 

The Mainichi

Ukraine president takes political stage in dramatic fashion...
 2019-05-21 00:23 

Guangming Online

Guangxi plays increasingly important role under Belt and Road Initiative(1)...

Aerial photo taken on April 11, 2019 shows a container wharf at Qinzhou port in south China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region. Guangxi has played an increasingly important role under the Belt and Road Initiative....

 2019-05-21 00:23 

Yonhap News

S. Korea's exports drop 11.7 pct in first 20 days of May...

SEJONG, May 21 (Yonhap) -- South Korea's exports fell 11.7 percent in the first 20 da......

 2019-05-21 00:20 

Guangming Online

Xiaoman comes, seeds from grain becoming full(1)...

A farmer checks the growth of wheat in Ganglingcheng Village of Linzhang County, north China's Hebei Province, May 20, 2019, a day before Xiaoman. Traditional Chinese solar term Xiaoman (grain buds) falls on May 21 this year, which means seeds from gr...

 2019-05-21 00:19 

Yonhap News

Seoul stocks start higher on foreign buying...

SEOUL, May 21 (Yonhap) -- South Korean shares opened higher Tuesday as foreign investors t......

 2019-05-21 00:19 

NHK

Eastern Japan pounded by heavy rain...

Japanese weather officials have warned that torrential rains will hit Pacific coastal areas of eastern Japan on Tuesday....

 2019-05-21 00:18 

NHK

MUFG Bank to close 35% of Japan branches...

MUFG Bank officials say they are going to slash the number of branches in Japan by 35 percent. The closures are planned by the end of fiscal 2023 as more customers use online banking....

 2019-05-21 00:16 

Guangming Online

Xi visits village of old revolutionary base(1)...

Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee, visited Tantou Village in Yudu County, Ganzhou City, during an inspection tour of east China's Jiangxi Province on Monday afternoon....

 2019-05-21 00:12 

Yonhap News

Yonhap news advisory for Tuesday, May 21...

The following stories are scheduled to be covered by Yonhap News Agency. Your queries are ......

 2019-05-21 00:02 

Yonhap News

KOSPI 2,056.95 UP 1.24 points (open)...
 2019-05-21 00:02 

Yonhap News

KOSDAQ 701.83 DN 0.25 points (open)...
 2019-05-21 00:01 

Yonhap News

Dollar opens at 1,193.0 won DN from 1,194.2 won...
 2019-05-21 00:00 

China Post

The Latest: Trump says Tuesday special election a 'big race'...

MONTOURSVILLE, Pa. (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's campaign rally in Pennsylvania (all times local): 7:45 p.m. President Donald Trump is telling rallygoers in Pennsylvania that "we have a big race tomorrow" as he campaigns ...

 2019-05-21 00:00 

China Post

Golden State's Iguodala out for Game 4 with left calf injury...

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Andre Iguodala will not play for the Golden State Warriors in Game 4 of the Western Conference finals against the Portland Trail Blazers on Monday night because of a sore left calf. Iguodala injured his calf during Game 3 on Sa...

 2019-05-21 00:00 

South China Morning Post

Hong Kong legislature plans review of security arrangements in wake of chaotic meeting over controversial extradition bill...

Hong Kong's legislature will review its security arrangements after clashes broke out during a meeting on a controversial extradition bill earlier this month, to see if access to the complex needs to be tightened.Legislative Council president Andrew L...

 2019-05-21 00:00 

South China Morning Post

How Bruce Lee and street fighting in Hong Kong helped create MMA...

As a teenager, Bruce Lee was one of the first to combine different martial arts disciplines in the city's street fights, decades before the formation of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) in America.Tap here to launch this special feature...

 2019-05-20 23:54 

Nikkei Asian Review

US eases Huawei restrictions for existing business...

NEW YORK -- The U.S. Commerce Department is scaling back some of the restrictions imposed last week on American exports to Huawei Technologies, provid...

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