University students from mainland China and Taiwan are fleeing Hong Kong, while those from two Scandinavian countries have been moved or urged to leave as college campuses become the latest battleground in the city’s 5-month-long anti-government unrest.
A Chinese Ministry of Commerce spokesmen announced today that the U.S. and China have agreed to roll back tariffs in phases.
North Korea and the United States have agreed to resume nuclear negotiations this weekend following a months-long stalemate over the withdrawal of sanctions in exchange for disarmament, a senior North Korean diplomat said Tuesday.
President Trump announced that the United States would impose 10% tariffs on the “remaining” $300 billion of goods the U.S. imports from China as of September 1.
North Korea said Thursday leader Kim Jong Un supervised the first test firing of a new multiple rocket launcher system that could potentially enhance its ability to strike targets in South Korea and U.S. military bases there.
Tamil Nadu supplies 50% of the global demand for a range of vaccines. However, Tamil Nadu is also facing a major water crisis due to prolonged drought.
After last week’s controversial visit to Xinjiang by the head of the UN’s Counterterrorism Office, Beijing has responded to international concerns that such a trip was “inappropriate” by again claiming that the surveillance state in place to monitor the Muslim Uighur population is justified by the security context.
North Korea said Friday that negotiations with the U.S. will never resume unless the Trump administration moves away from demands for disarmament.