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Sunday, May 28, 2017

Asia

Bomb blast kills four in rebel-held northern Syria town

TVC NEWS A bomb blast killed at least four people and wounded many more in a rebel-held town in northern Syria near the Turkish...

White House defends Trump invitation to Duterte despite human rights criticism

 TVC NEWS The White House on Sunday defended President Donald Trump's decision to invite Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte to Washington, saying his cooperation was...

Asian markets sluggish after weak US GDP figures

Asian stocks struggled to move upwards on Monday in morning session after weaker-than-expected US economic growth data and amid tensions over North Korea. Australia's ASX...

Asian stocks mostly higher, some markets closed on May Day

Asian shares were mostly higher Monday despite worries over regional tensions after a North Korea missile launch failed over the weekend. Many markets in Asia...

China’s manufacturing PMI stands at 51.2 pct in April

China's manufacturing sector continued to expand in April, with its purchasing managers' index (PMI) reaching 51.2 percent in April, though at a slower pace,...

Vettel keeps Ferrari on top in final Russian practice

TVC NEWS Formula One frontrunner Sebastian Vettel kept Ferrari ahead of champions Mercedes in final Russian Grand Prix practice on Saturday. The German, who is...

Pope celebrates Mass in Cairo, urges unity against fanaticism

TVC NEWS Pope Francis celebrated a Mass in Cairo on Saturday, the last day of a brief visit during which he urged Muslim leaders...

North Korea test-fires ballistic missile in defiance of world pressure

TVC NEWS North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un watches a military drill marking the 85th anniversary of the establishment of the Korean People's Army...

Venezuelans entering Colombia must get migrant card

TVC NEWS Venezuelans who regularly cross into Colombia to work, study or shop must apply for a special migratory card to ease their passage,...

Bank of Japan keeps policy steady, sounds more upbeat on economy

The Bank of Japan kept monetary policy unchanged on Thursday and offered a more upbeat view of the economy than last month, signalling its...
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