Taiwan announces 30-day extension for foreigners

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's National Immigration Agency (NIA) on Monday (Sept. 14) announced that it will provide another 30-day extension to foreigners who arrived on or before March 21...

Taiwan issues 5th visa extension to foreigners stranded by coronavirus

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) on Friday (July 17) announced that it will give its fifth 30-day extension to foreigners stranded by the Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19...

US, Canada and Mexico borders to stay closed for travelers

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S., Canada and Mexico have agreed to keep their shared borders closed to non-essential traffic until at least late August because of COVID-19. Acting U.S. Dep...

Police accountability bills stall in Minnesota Legislature

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A special session of the Minnesota Legislature appeared to be in a stalemate Friday with both parties deeply divided on how far lawmakers should go toward remaking policing in the s...

Canada, US extend border closure to non-essential travel

TORONTO (AP) — Canada and the US have agreed to extend their agreement to keep border closed to non essential travel to June 21 during the coronavirus pandemic. A senior government ...

Canada and the U.S. working on extending border closure

TORONTO (AP) — Canada and the U.S. are working on an agreement to extend the closing their border to nonessential travel during the coronavirus pandemic, a Canadian government official said Wednesday....

Taiwan extends stay for foreigners who entered before March 21 by additional 30 days

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Foreign citizens who entered Taiwan before March 21 will be allowed to extend their stay by an additional 30 days without having to file an official application, the Minis...

Trump admin delays banking law overhaul by 30 days

The Trump administration gave into public and banking industry pressure Wednesday, announcing it would extend the comment period on its overhaul of a critical banking law by 30 days. ...

U.S. declines to exempt Taiwan from steel, aluminum tariffs

Taipei (CNA) - The White House announced on Monday it will extend a temporary exemption from additional tariffs on steel and aluminum for Canada, Mexico and the European Union, but Taiwan received no ...

AP Explains: What next in Catalonia after ex-leader's arrest

MADRID (AP) — The detention in Germany over the weekend of Catalonia's fugitive former president, 55-year-old Carles Puigdemont, is the latest dramatic development for the troubled Spanish region that...

Maldives parliament approves extension of state of emergency

MALE, Maldives (AP) — Maldives' parliament has approved a 30-day extension of a state of emergency declared by the president to strengthen his power after the Supreme Court ordered the release of impr...

Security Council considers 30-day extension on Syria experts

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. Security Council is meeting to discuss a 30-day extension to the mandate of the expert body charged with determining responsibility for chemical weapons attacks in Syria...

Union wants Ohio police officer who punched man reinstated

EUCLID, Ohio (AP) — A police union in a Cleveland suburb is asking the city to reinstate a white police officer and expunge any record of his suspension after he was recorded repeatedly punching a bla...

Walton Westphalia Development Corporation Responds to Washington Business Journal Article

CALGARY, Alberta--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 20, 2016--Today an article was released by the Washington Business Journal that stated that the Corporation was aiming “to avoid foreclosure” on its Westphalia p...