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Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Asia

Mali’s President Keita names defense minister as new PM

TVC NEWS Mali's President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita replaced his prime minister late on Saturday, naming the defense minister to head the government of the...

Japan’s Nikkei falls to lowest level since mid-January

Japan's Nikkei share average fell to the lowest level since mid-January in early trade on Thursday as weak Wall Street performances soured sentiment, while...

Agriculture: China offers Nigeria $4.5bn Credit

The Zamfara State Governor, Alhaji Abdulaziz Yari, on Tuesday said the Chinese government had offered to open a credit line of $4.5bn for Nigeria...

Scores reported killed in gas attack on Syrian rebel area

TVC NEWS  A suspected Syrian government chemical attack killed scores of people, including children, in the northwestern province of Idlib on Tuesday, a monitoring group,...

China to shut down all ivory factories, retail stores in 2017

China has shut down 67, or one third its ivory factories and retail stores, and will shut down the remaining 105 by the end...

11 people have been buried in the Indonesia Java Island

Indonesia's Java island are leaking their wounds as a result of a landslide triggered by heavy rain on Saturday. At least 11 people have been...

China launches new economic zone in Hebei to promote integration

China will establish a new special economic zone in the heavily polluted province of Hebei in order to promote integration with the neighbouring cities...

India’s crackdown on abattoirs spreads, causing Muslim unease

A crackdown on unlicensed abattoirs in India's most populous state has spread to other states ruled by Prime Minister Narendra Modi's party, as Hindu...

Asian shares at 21-month highs, dollar soft on Fed views

TVC NEWS Asian shares hit 21-month highs on Tuesday while the dollar and U.S. bond yields were on the backfoot on the prospect of...

Syrian rebels launch offensive on Damascus gateway, retake ground

TVC NEWS Syrian rebels stormed a major road junction leading into the heart of Damascus on Tuesday as they launched an offensive to regain...
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