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Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Asia

Sirens blare as Japan, fearing North Korea, holds first missile drill

TVC NEWS Sirens blared and loudspeakers broadcast warnings in Japan's first civilian missile evacuation drill on Friday, conducted in a fishing town by officials...

Trump’s USTR nominee pledges tough enforcement of U.S. trade laws

TVC NEWS President Donald Trump's choice for the top U.S. trade negotiator on Tuesday pledged an "America First" strategy to aggressively enforce U.S. laws and...

China’s Anbang denies report of Kushners property investment

TVC NEWS China's Anbang Insurance Group said it is not investing in a Manhattan office tower owned by the family of Jared Kushner,...

Iraqi forces kill Islamic State’s Mosul commander

TVC NEWS Iraqi government forces killed the Islamic State commander of Mosul's Old City on Tuesday as the battle for the militants' last stronghold in...

Japan to give $26 mil aid to South Sudan, 5 other...

Japan will offer $26 million in emergency aid to fight famine in six African and Middle Eastern countries, including $6 million for South Sudan,...

China securities regulator approves 10 IPOs to raise up to 4.9...

China's securities regulator said it had approved 10 initial public offerings which would raise up to 4.9 billion yuan ($709.63 million)in total. The China Securities...

UN report shows increase in cases of dehumanization

The rise in domestic violence continues to be a major talking point in most societies. Dehumanisation of women and children, who constitute the vulnerable in...

Trump signs new travel ban order, leaves off Iraq

TVC NEWS President Donald Trump signed a revised executive order on Monday banning citizens from six Muslim-majority nations from traveling to the United States...

EXIM bank opens $15m credit lines for Kenyan SMEs

The Export-Import Bank of India has activated a $15 million credit line for Kenyan SMEs to finance imports. The Indian lender signed the financing agreement...

Malaysia expels DPRK ambassador amid row over airport killing

Malaysia declared late on Saturday that it would expel the ambassador of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) amid a row over the...
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