Taiwan to investigate Chinese-made drones

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Premier Su Tseng-chang (蘇貞昌) promised to investigate the government procurement of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) after a legislator alleged Tuesday (Dec. 1) that 70 perc...

Atradius: COVID-19 crisis lends fresh urgency to MENA economic diversification efforts

Atradius’ latest report on Middle East and North Africa analyses challenges faced by the region and identifies opportunities for economic diversification to fuel future growth HONG KONG SAR - Media Ou...

Consumer spending in Islamic economy sectors forecast to rebound by end-2021, market size slated to reach US$2.3 trillion by 2024

Takeaways from the State of the Global Islamic Economy Report 2020/21 will be unveiled at Reimagine: Halal in Asia 2020, providing insights on capturing opportunities in the resilient Muslim market ...

2021 skincare solutions just a click away with POND’S Skin Advisor Live chatbot now on Shopee

Banish Pandemic-induced Skincare Woes with POND’s Beauty Tech on Shopee HO CHI MINH CITY, VIETNAM - Media OutReach - 1 December 2020 - It's no secret that, among many other things, Covid-19 has been ...

Freshman Thomas continues strong play, LSU tops SE Louisiana

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Freshman Cameron Thomas scored 21 points for his third 20-plus game, Trendon Watford had 20 points and nine rebounds, and LSU eased past Southeastern Louisiana 96-43 on Monday ...

Oklahoma St offensive tackle Teven Jenkins to focus on NFL

STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma State offensive tackle Teven Jenkins has decided to skip the remainder of the season to prepare for the NFL draft. Jenkins made the announcement in...

Wisconsin, Illinois climb into top 5 in AP Top 25 after Gonzaga, Baylor, Iowa; 'Nova, UVA fall; Va. Tech, Richmond in

NEW YORK (AP) — Wisconsin, Illinois climb into top 5 in AP Top 25 after Gonzaga, Baylor, Iowa; 'Nova, UVA fall; Va. Tech, Richmond in.

Gonzaga, Baylor stay atop AP Top 25; Va. Tech, Richmond in

Gonzaga and Baylor remain the top two teams in first The Associated Press men's college basketball poll of the regular season. The Zags received 57 first-place votes from a 63-perso...

'Mercenary' donor sold access for millions in foreign money

LOS ANGELES (AP) — As an elite political fundraiser, Imaad Zuberi had the ear of top Democrats and Republicans alike — a reach that included private meetings with then-Vice President Joe Biden and VIP...

China sanctions leaders of US groups over Hong Kong actions

BEIJING (AP) — China on Monday said it is sanctioning leaders of U.S. government-affiliated bodies that promote democracy around the world in response to what it calls practices that “blatantly meddle...

Zipline, Medical Drone Delivery Pioneer to Headline HISA2020

JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA - Media OutReach - 30 November 2020 - Technology is transforming industries on a global scale, with the COVID-19 pandemic presenting an interesting opportunity for medical p...

AP Top 25 Reality Check: Elite 8 gridlock for another week

For the fourth straight week, the top eight teams in The Associated Press college football poll were stuck in place, and a glance at the upcoming schedule suggests it could be a couple more weeks befo...

The Latest: Cambodia shuts schools after rare outbreak

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia — Cambodia’s Education Ministry has ordered all state schools to close until the start of the next school year in January after a rare local outbreak of the coronavirus. ...

Virginia Tech tops S. Florida 76-58, wraps at Bubbleville

UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) — Tyrece Radford scored 21 points, Cody Pemsl came off the bench to spark a breakaway run and Virginia Tech wrapped up a tumultuous three-game stay at Bubbleville with a 76-58 d...

Asian shares mixed despite fresh records on Wall Street

TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mixed on Monday on renewed caution despite a record high finish on Wall Street last week driven by hopes for a COVID-19 vaccine and relief for the global economy. ...