Taiwan envoy to Spain, Spanish university plan symposium

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s representative to Spain, Liu Te-li (劉德立), and University of Alcala President Jose Vicente Saz Perez have made tentative plans to organize a forum next year ...

New charges, defendants announced in LA corruption case

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Federal authorities announced new charges and additional defendants Monday in a wide-ranging corruption case against a Los Angeles city councilman and his alleged associates. ...

The Public Relations Network (Asia Chapter) to offer regional intelligence & local expertise to industries benefiting from the recently-signed RCEP amid COVID-19 Challenges

HONG KONG SAR - Media OutReach - 30 November 2020 - With the signing of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) on 15 November 2020, the Asia Chapter members of Public Relations Network...

Local elections open in Kashmir amid tight security

SRINAGAR, India (AP) — The first phase of local civic polls opened in Indian-controlled Kashmir Saturday amid tight security. Nearly 6 million voters across the disputed region’s 20 ...

Mexico extends northern border tax breaks to southern border

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador announced Friday he will extend tax breaks for communities on the northern border until 2024, and broaden them to cover the southern bo...

Nordic countries promote sustainable solutions in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Given Taiwan’s urgent need to pursue sustainable development, Finland, Denmark, and Sweden are seeking to provide solutions and foster industrial cooperation and bus...

Singapore-Hong Kong air travel bubble postponed

HONG KONG (AP) — Singapore and Hong Kong on Saturday postponed the start of an air travel bubble meant to boost tourism for both cities, amid a spike in coronavirus infections in Hong Kong. T...

Round Table for the Financing of CEMAC Integration Projects - Paris, 16 & 17 November 2020

CEMAC takes up the Challenge and Mobilizes 3.8 Billion Euros to Finance Integration Projects in the CEMAC zone PARIS, FRANCE - EQS Newswire - 20 November 2020 - After two days spent in Paris meeting...

Joinland Group Delivering Socio-Economic Benefits To Papua New Guinea Islanders

Over 3 Million Trees Planted on New Hanover Island KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA - Media OutReach - 20 November 2020 - The Joinland Group, a diversified Malaysian conglomerate of varied business interests, h...

MIPIM Asia Awards 2020 Winners Unveiled Today

HONG KONG SAR - Media OutReach - 19 November 2020 - The Asia-Pacific's most ambitious, innovative and revelatory real estate projects have been chosen as winners of the MIPIM Asia Awards 2020 - the le...

Ford to revamp Detroit book warehouse into innovation hub

DETROIT (AP) — Ford Motor Co. revealed plans Tuesday to transform a long-vacant book warehouse into a hub for automobile innovation in Detroit’s oldest neighborhood. Corktown, long k...

Lu International partners with KASIKORNBANK to launch FinVest for retail investors in Thailand

The launch of Finvest, an online investment platform, signals Lu International’s continued efforts to expand its footprint across Southeast Asia via strategic partnership. SINGAPORE - Media OutReach -...

Review of federal utility's CEO pay to continue into 2021

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The review of a federal utility's CEO compensation following President Donald Trump's criticisms of the pay scale will continue into 2021, according to its board chairman. ...

Puerto Rico to activate National Guard to fight COVID-19

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Puerto Rico’s governor announced Friday that she will activate the National Guard to help enforce a curfew aimed at curbing a rise in COVID-19 cases and other measures. in...

The Latest: Britain to stagger holiday travel for students

LONDON — Britain is planning a strategy to get hundreds of thousands of university students home for Christmas without sparking a new upsurge in coronavirus cases. Scientists say stu...