In hard-hit Peru, worry mounts over both COVID-19 and dengue

PUCALLPA, Peru (AP) — Two of Lidia Choque’s close family members had already gotten sick with the new coronavirus when the mosquitos arrived. The 53-year-old woman lives in a wooden ...

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Japan still reporting imported coronavirus cases from China, despite 'zero' case claims

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Japan has reported over a dozen airline passengers infected with the Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19) arriving from China over the past two months, despite claims by the commu...

Meet K-Drama stars of new series 'KAIROS' on #TwitterBlueroom Live before its premiere

"Following Kpop, K-Drama is mesmerizing global fans--now on Twitter" Twitter announces the first live event of its kind for a K-Drama. Seungyun Kang of 'WINNER' will serve as the MC for 'T...

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Taiwan reports 4 new coronavirus cases from Turkey, Philippines, Indonesia

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Thursday (Oct.22) announced four new imported cases of Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19) from Turkey, the Philippines, an...

In Dubai, oil-rich UAE sees a new wonder: A coal power plant

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A new wonder is rising in the southern desert of Dubai against the backdrop of Persian Gulf beaches, but it's not another skyscraper to grace the futuristic sheikhdo...

Healthcare Professionals Top Credibility Score in APAC: Herbalife Nutrition Survey

Close to 75% APAC consumers consider healthcare professionals as the most credible source of providing nutrition advice HONG KONG, CHINA - Media OutReach - 22 October 2020 - Premier global nutrition ...

Heavy rain causes landslide in Indonesia, killing 11 miners

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Intense rains caused a landslide at a coal mine on Indonesia's Sumatra island that killed 11 miners, authorities said Thursday. The slide occurred Wednesday...

Pompeo says US designates six more Chinese media firms as foreign missions

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced on Wednesday the State Department was designating the U.S. operations of six more China-based media companies as foreign missions, ...

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ILO says garment industry should do more to help workers

MITO, Japan (AP) — The coronavirus pandemic has slammed the apparel industry, leaving many of the 65 million Asian garment factory workers struggling as factories close or cut back on wages, and the I...