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 2019-06-27 01:20 

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Huawei employees worked with China military on research projects: Bloomberg...

Huawei Technologies Co employees worked on at least 10 research projects with Chinese armed forces personnel over the past decade, Bloomberg ......

 2019-06-27 01:12 

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Desert-dwelling carnivorous dinosaur found in Brazil...

A desert-based carnivorous dinosaur that used claws to capture small prey 90 million years ago has been unearthed in southern Brazil, scientists ......

 2019-06-27 01:01 

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Asian shares going nowhere as G20 looms large...

Asian markets were busy going nowhere on Thursday as confusion shrouded the chances of any progress in the Sino-U.S. trade standoff, while bulls ......

 2019-06-27 00:56 

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Huawei employees collaborated with Chinese military on research projects: Bloomberg...

Several Huawei Technologies employees have collaborated on at least 10 research projects with Chinese military over the past decade, Bloomberg ......

 2019-06-27 00:56 

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Facebook CEO says delay in flagging fake Pelosi video was 'execution mistake'...

Facebook Inc Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg on Wednesday said his social media company took too long to flag as false an altered video of U.S....

 2019-06-27 00:44 

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Stocks to watch: Frasers Property, Sunpower, Federal International, Challenger...

SINGAPORE - The following companies saw new developments that may affect trading of their shares on Thursday (June 27):. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2019-06-27 00:44 

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Australian student Alek Sigley feared detained in North Korea...

SYDNEY (AFP) - Australia on Thursday (June 27) said it was...

 2019-06-27 00:41 

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To dodge trade war, Chinese exporters shift production to low-cost nations...

Pressured by a labor crunch and rising wages in China, Shu Ke'an, whose company supplies bulletproof vests, rifle bags and other tactical gear to ......

 2019-06-27 00:34 

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Bitcoin's rally feels like 2017, but it's not quite the same...

PORTLAND (BLOOMBERG) - Bitcoin's 60 per cent rally since May recalls the heady 2017 surge that made cryptocurrencies part of the public consciousness.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2019-06-27 00:27 

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Australian student feared detained in North Korea...

SYDNEY: Australia on Thursday (Jun 27) said it was...

 2019-06-27 00:27 

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Rich Capital calls for voluntary trading suspension...

SINGAPORE - Mining company Rich Capital has requested a trading suspension on Thursday morning (June 27) before the market opened. This follows a trading halt on June 24.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2019-06-27 00:27 

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Hyflux unit restructures $121.3m loan for desalination plant in China...

SINGAPORE - Hyflux said its wholly-owned unit Tianjin Dagang Newspring Co Ltd (TDN) has successfully restructured a 617 million yuan (S$121.3 million) Bank of China loan.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2019-06-27 00:18 

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Basketball: Kevin Durant declines option with Warriors, Marc Gasol to stay with Raptors...

(Reuters) - NBA superstar Kevin Durant has declined his US$31.5 million (S$42.7 million) player option with the Golden State Warriors and will become an unrestricted free agent, ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski reported Wednesday (June 26).. Read more at str...

 2019-06-27 00:13 

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Prince William is 'absolutely fine' if one of his kids is gay, but he's 'nervous'...

The British royal and second-in-line to the throne admits he's worried about the...

 2019-06-27 00:10 

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Vettel still has what it takes at Ferrari, says Webber...

Sebastian Vettel took the Formula One lead from Lewis Hamilton at last year's Austrian Grand Prix but the Ferrari driver has now fallen so far ......

 2019-06-27 00:05 

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Hong Kong protesters disperse after causing China new grief...

HONG KONG (BLOOMBERG) - Hong Kong protesters dispersed early Thursday (June 27) after a six-hour siege of the city's police headquarters, as opponents of the Beijing-backed government attempted to put their case on the global agenda at the Group of 20...

 2019-06-26 23:49 

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Elizabeth Warren, other Democrats, to take spotlight in first 2020 US election debate...

MIAMI (AFP) - Ten Democratic White House hopefuls face a significant early test of their presidential timber on Wednesday (June 26) in America's biggest political debate in years, with Elizabeth Warren centre stage arguing that her progressive policie...

 2019-06-26 23:45 

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Trump says trade deal 'possible' with China's Xi, tariffs could be lower...

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday that a trade deal with Chinese President Xi Jinping was possible this weekend but he is prepared to ......

 2019-06-26 23:33 

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Top stories from The Straits Times on Thursday, June 27...

Good morning! Here are our top stories to kick-start your Thursday, June 27.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2019-06-26 23:24 

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France, Germany, Poland and Czech Republic set June heatwave records; worst still to come...

WASHINGTON (WASHINGTON POST, AFP) - A ferocious heat wave has overtaken parts of Europe. It has already set a number of records, and there are several days of extreme heat to go.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2019-06-26 22:45 

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From living in rental flat to running Singapore's largest estate agency...

Once a newspaper boy, Ismail Gafoor became Propnex chief executive officer only with persistence and through many twists and turn on his journey ......

 2019-06-26 22:45 

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Study shows major real-world impact of cervical cancer vaccines...

LONDON, June 26: Vaccination against the virus that causes almost all cervical cancer is having a major impact on stopping infections and should ......

 2019-06-26 22:35 

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Trump rows with US soccer stars over White House visit...

WASHINGTON (AFP) - President Donald Trump took on Twitter's version of a penalty shootout on Wednesday (June 26) in a row with the USA women's World Cup soccer stars over visiting the White House.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2019-06-26 22:34 

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Father, daughter drowning fuels anger at Trump migration policies...

WASHINGTON: A shocking photograph of a Salvadoran man and his baby daughter drowned in the Rio Grande fuelled a surge of emotion around the world ......

 2019-06-26 22:34 

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Father, daughter drowning fuels anger at Trump migration policies...

WASHINGTON: A shocking photograph of a Salvadoran man and his baby daughter drowned in the Rio Grande fuelled a surge of emotion around the world ......

 2019-06-26 22:25 

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Commentary: Don't rule out ASEAN's bid to host 2034 World Cup...

Although no doubt a lot has to be done to meet FIFA standards for a World Cup venue, says John Duerden....

 2019-06-26 22:25 

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Commentary: Is your child too clingy? Here's how to help them grow independence...

Children can show clingy behaviour at any stage up to late primary school, psychologist Elizabeth Westrupp points out....

 2019-06-26 22:24 

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Reality of overseas medical expense claims...

How practical and realistic is travel insurance cover (Ensuring a headache-free family holiday, May 26)?. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2019-06-26 22:24 

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Supportive work culture boosts employee commitment...

Pay and benefits are necessary factors for an employee to be motivated, most people would agree, but beyond that, an understanding and supportive workplace management and culture are needed to sustain that motivation (Employee commitment dependent on situ...

 2019-06-26 22:22 

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Commentary: Why some plastic packaging is necessary...

Plastic packaging may be beneficial in reducing food waste, say Brunel University London's Manoj Dora and Eleni Lacovidou....

 2019-06-26 22:12 

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Football: Salah sends Egypt into Cup of Nations last 16...

CAIRO: Mohamed Salah scored his first goal of the Africa Cup of Nations as hosts Egypt secured a place in the last 16 on Wednesday (Jun 26) with a ......

 2019-06-26 22:05 

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Salah on target as Egypt progress to last 16...

Egypt forward Mohamed Salah scored his first goal of this year's Africa Cup of Nations to help the hosts to a 2-0 win over Democratic Republic of ......

 2019-06-26 22:02 

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Football: Salah sends Egypt into Cup of Nations last 16...

CAIRO (AFP) - Mohamed Salah scored his first goal of the Africa Cup of Nations as hosts Egypt secured a place in the last 16 on Wednesday (June 26) with a 2-0 win over the Democratic Republic of Congo.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2019-06-26 22:00 

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While You Were Sleeping: 5 stories you might have missed, June 27...

A selection of news stories that happened overnight, June 27, 2019.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2019-06-26 21:57 

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US FAA identifies new risk on Boeing 737 Max...

WASHINGTON (REUTERS) - The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has identified a new potential risk that Boeing must address on its 737 Max before the grounded jet can return to service, the agency said on Wednesday (June 26).. Read more at straitstim...

 2019-06-26 21:50 

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Valencia sign Dutch goalkeeper Cillessen from Barcelona...

Valencia have signed Netherlands goalkeeper Jasper Cillessen from Barcelona on a four-year deal, both Spanish clubs said on Wednesday....

 2019-06-26 21:38 

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Boris Johnson predicts 'million-to-one' chance of no-deal Brexit...

LONDON (BLOOMBERG) - Boris Johnson once again softened his Brexit rhetoric on Wednesday (June 26) evening saying there was...

 2019-06-26 21:28 

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Venezuela government says thwarted attempted 'coup'...

CARACAS (AFP) - Venezuela's socialist government said on Wednesday (June 26) it had derailed an attempted coup, claiming the United States, Colombia and Chile colluded in a military plot to assassinate President Nicolas Maduro and install a general an...

 2019-06-26 21:26 

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Canada probes bogus documents tied to meat banned by China...

OTTAWA: Canada said on Wednesday (Jun 26) it is investigating the origin of a tainted pork shipment and bogus documents that prompted China to ban ......

 2019-06-26 21:22 

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Canada, Netherlands to pilot test epassports for transatlantic flights...

MONTREAL: Canada and the Netherlands announced on Wednesday (Jun 26) the launch of a pilot project for paperless travel between the two countries....

 2019-06-26 21:10 

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United Airlines extends 737 MAX cancellations until Sept. 3...

United Airlines said on Wednesday it has decided to remove the Boeing 737 MAX from its flying schedule until Sept. 3, leading to about 1,900 total ......

 2019-06-26 21:06 

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Trump leaves for G20 with attacks on China, allies...

WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump flew to the G20 summit on Wednesday (Jun 26) with a final diplomatic broadside, warning that China is...

 2019-06-26 21:06 

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Trump leaves for G20 with attacks on China, allies...

WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump flew to the G20 summit on Wednesday (Jun 26) with a final diplomatic broadside, warning that China is...

 2019-06-26 21:05 

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Golf-No problem for US Open champion Woodland...

U.S. Open winner Gary Woodland is enjoying life as a newly-crowned major champion but has quickly realised that the biggest adjustment since his ......

 2019-06-26 21:00 

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Former HK leader Tsang cleared of conviction for misconduct...

HONG KONG Former Hong Kong leader Donald Tsang saw his conviction for misconduct quashed by the city's top court yesterday, the final twist to one of the financial hub's most high-profile corruption cases.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2019-06-26 21:00 

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End of Asia's challenge...

RENNES Even though Japan essentially brought their Under-23 squad to the Women's World Cup, hopes had still been high that the youngest among the 24 teams in France could replicate their rousing maiden triumph in 2011.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2019-06-26 21:00 

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Fintech use in S'pore almost triples to 67% in 2 years: EY...

The use of fintech products and services has shot up in recent years.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2019-06-26 21:00 

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US seeks backing for Mid-East economic plan...

MANAMA The Trump administration sought yesterday to win support for an economic plan it says will be a foundation for Israeli-Palestinian peace.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2019-06-26 21:00 

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Move to name Keanu Reeves as Time's Person of the Year...

SAN FRANCISCO Could Keanu Reeves be named Time magazine's...

 2019-06-26 21:00 

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'Deterrent sentence' sought for ex-town council GM...

The prosecution has called for a lengthy jail term and a fine for the former Ang Mo Kio Town Council (AMKTC) general manager who pleaded guilty to corruption in March this year.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

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