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Volunteer group extends house repair activities across Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A volunteer group organized by Tainan’s Labor Affairs Bureau to repair houses has been expanding its free services beyond the city limits as evidenced by work done f...

French virus surge raises harrowing specter of ICU overloads

PARIS (AP) — When French President Emmanuel Macron holds his coronavirus strategy meeting this week, some of the figures at his disposal from overburdened hospitals will show why doctors are bracing f...

Hong Kong vaccination drive struggles to gain public trust

HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong's sudden suspension of a COVID-19 vaccine developed by Pfizer and BioNTech is another blow to a vaccination program already struggling against a wall of public distrust. ...

Ex-head of NYC homeless housing group charged with fraud

NEW YORK (AP) — The former top executive of a New York City homeless housing group that is one of the city's largest was arrested and charged Wednesday with conspiracy, honest services wire fraud and ...

Chairman Chen Zhi Donates US$3M to Fight Covid-19, Leading the Way for Anti-Pandemic Initiatives Across Prince Group in Cambodia

Prince Real Estate provides daily essentials to 804 underprivileged families of Chamkarmon District affected by February 20 community outbreak Phnom Penh, Cambodia - Media OutReach - 18 March 2021 -...

Multilingual team helps Berlin immigrants fight coronavirus

BERLIN (AP) — Three times a week, Aliye Tuerkyilmaz hits the markets and busy shopping streets of Neukoelln to hand out informational flyers on the coronavirus pandemic to residents of the German capi...

A.S. Watson Group Announces its Social Purpose and 2030 Sustainability Vision

Reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 40% and electricity intensity by 30% before 2030Restore 10,000 perfect smiles by providing free surgeries to kids with cleft lips and palates by 2030 HONG KO...

Unveiling An All New ERA

Announcing new overseas partnership, interactive workspace, groundbreaking PropTech tools, trailblazing project initiatives and social empowerment of youth SINGAPORE - Media OutReach - 10 March 2021...

Column: Larson can't outrun past, only change conversation

LAS VEGAS (AP) — He'd had a nice first month at his new job, had quickly settled in and was falling into a familiar rhythm. A win was coming, Kyle Larson could feel it, and he was right. ...

Nonprofit leader takes over as National Spelling Bee chief

Breaking from a tradition of being led by former contestants, the Scripps National Spelling Bee has hired a nonprofit leader with no history in the competition as its executive director, signaling a n...

Experts notice pandemic's mental health toll on German youth

BERLIN (AP) — Pollina Dinner returned to school in Berlin for the first time this week after two months of lockdown. The 9-year-old third-grader was thrilled to see her classmates and teachers again b...

China celebrates official end of extreme poverty, lauds Xi

BEIJING (AP) — The ruling Communist Party is celebrating the official end of extreme poverty in China with a propaganda campaign that praises President Xi Jinping’s role, part of efforts to cement his...

German children suffer from psychological issues in pandemic

BERLIN (AP) — A new survey of children in Germany suggests that the stress and depravations of the coronavirus pandemic are taking a toll on their mental health, especially among those from underprivi...

Merkel, state governors to decide on lockdown extension

BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel and the country's 16 state governors are to decide Wednesday whether to extend a lockdown beyond mid-February, as overall infection numbers are declining ...

AXA launches "Wealth Ultra Savings Plan (2-year Pay)"

Short premium payment term with low entry fee and high long-term growthMarket-exclusive no aggregate-limit Bonus Lock-in Option to best capture returnsUnlimited times for changing the insured enable...