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 2022-01-26 13:54 

Central News Agency

Court decides not to hear case against TV stars' gun-plot son - Focus Taiwan...

Taipei, Jan. 26 (CNA) A district court in Taipei on Wednesday ruled not to hear a case involving a botched attempt by the son of television celebrities Sun Peng () and Di Ying () to produce a handgun in the United States in early 2018....

 2022-01-26 13:53 

China Post

Boeing posts $4 billion loss tied to problems with 787 jet...

Boeing is reporting a $4.16 billion loss for the fourth quarter as the financial fallout from production flaws in one of its best-selling planes keeps getting worse. The aircraft maker took a charge of $3.5 billion to cover additional delays in delivering...

 2022-01-26 13:53 

China Post

Boeing posts $4 billion loss tied to problems with 787 jet...

Boeing is reporting a $4.16 billion loss for the fourth quarter as the financial fallout from production flaws in one of its best-selling planes keeps getting worse. The aircraft maker took a charge of $3.5 billion to cover additional delays in delivering...

 2022-01-26 13:52 

China Post

China blasts US over reports of withdrawing diplomatic staff...

BEIJING (AP) — China on Wednesday expressed "serious concerns and dissatisfaction" with the United States over reports of an internal State Department request to allow the departure of diplomats and their families from China amid tightening ...

 2022-01-26 13:50 

The Asahi Shimbun

62.6 million yen average price for a condo in Tokyo area | The Asahi Shimbun: Breaking News, Japan News and Analysis...

The average price of a new apartment in the Tokyo metropolitan area in 2021 hit 62.6 million yen ($550,000), smashing the record set at the peak of the asset-inflated economy three decades ago....

 2022-01-26 13:48 

Ecns.cn

China calls for taking Beijing 2022 as opportunity to resolve differences through dialogue...

China on Tuesday urged all countries to take the Beijing Winter Olympics as an opportunity to resolve differences through dialogue, replace confrontation with cooperation, enhance mutual understanding, and promote world peace and development....

 2022-01-26 13:40 

Ecns.cn

Pfizer, BioNTech start clinical trial of Omicron-specific COVID-19 vaccine...

German biotechnology company BioNTech and U.S. company Pfizer have started clinical trials of an Omicron-based COVID-19 vaccine candidate in healthy adults 18 through 55 years of age, the companies said on Tuesday....

 2022-01-26 13:38 

Ecns.cn

Russia, China stand against politicizing sports: Putin...

During a virtual meeting with Russian athletes, Russian President Vladimir Putin said Tuesday that both Russia and China oppose politicizing sports....

 2022-01-26 13:35 

Ecns.cn

Trials show China's mRNA COVID-19 vaccine safe, effective...

A China-developed mRNA COVID-19 vaccine has been shown to be safe, well-tolerated and effective in early-stage human trials, according to a study published Tuesday in the Lancet Microbe journal....

 2022-01-26 13:34 

South China Morning Post

Traditional fishermen in despair over Peru oil spill caused by Tonga volcano...

Hundreds of traditional fisherman living just outside the Peruvian capital fear their livelihoods are ruined following an oil spill caused by a volcanic eruption thousands of miles away.Authorities called the spill, caused by an eruption on the other side...

 2022-01-26 13:34 

China Post

Baby whale genetic testing may help save species, study says...

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Greater reliance on genetic testing of baby whales and their mothers can provide more accurate information about a rare species and increase the chances of saving them from extinction, according to the authors of a new scienti...

 2022-01-26 13:34 

China Post

Sweden extends virus restrictions; Danes likely to end them...

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Sweden announced Wednesday that several coronavirus restrictions will be extended for another two weeks while neighboring Denmark was expected to announce that it no longer considers COVID-19 as "a socially critical di...

 2022-01-26 13:33 

China Post

U.S. stock futures rise ahead of Fed policy statements...

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stock futures posted solid gains as investors wait to hear more details from the Federal Reserve on its plans to fight inflation. Future for the Dow Jones Industrial Average climbed 1% to 34,512.00. S&P 500 futures rose 1.3% and...

 2022-01-26 13:33 

China Post

Nissan recalls 793K Rogues; wiring trouble raises fire risk...

DETROIT (AP) — Nissan is recalling more than 793,000 small SUVs in the U.S. and Canada because water can get into wiring which, in rare cases, could start a fire. The recall covers Nissan Rogue SUVs from the 2014 through 2016 model years. The Rogue ...

 2022-01-26 13:32 

China Post

Carter's dream, almost reached: Guinea worm cases drop to 14...

ATLANTA (AP) — Guinea worm infections dropped to just over a dozen worldwide last year, getting closer to fulfilling former President Jimmy Carter's dream of completely eradicating the disease during his lifetime. The Carter Center reported Wedn...

 2022-01-26 13:32 

China Post

Diplomacy, prayers: Things to know about the Ukraine crisis...

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Russia has placed more than 100,000 troops near Ukraine's border and ratcheted up war games in the region. Moscow denies it is planning an assault, but the United States and its NATO allies fear that Russia is planning for ...

 2022-01-26 13:31 

China Post

So long, Saturdays: More couples embrace weekday weddings...

NEW YORK (AP) — The pandemic forced 30-year-old Stephanie Harnen to twice postpone her wedding. When she finally did get married, in June last year, she settled for a Thursday because her venue was fully booked on weekends. That turned out to be jus...

 2022-01-26 13:30 

Ecns.cn

Li vows more support for small business...

Premier Li Keqiang pledged on Tuesday to roll out more targeted aid packages for smaller firms, self-employed people and struggling sectors as he chaired the third symposium in a week to solicit opinions on a draft of the Government Work Report....

 2022-01-26 13:30 

Ecns.cn

Xi calls for China-Central Asia community with shared future...

President Xi Jinping called on Tuesday for building an even closer China-Central Asia community with a shared future in order to promote the countries' high-quality development, the region's prosperity and stability, as well as global peace and de...

 2022-01-26 13:30 

Ecns.cn

President reiterates pledge to host splendid Olympics...

China is ready to deliver streamlined, safe and splendid Olympic Games to the world as it has promised, President Xi Jinping said on Tuesday when meeting with Thomas Bach, president of the International Olympic Committee....

 2022-01-26 13:30 

Ecns.cn

No intention of putting U.S. or NATO troops in Ukraine: Biden...

U.S. President Joe Biden reiterated Tuesday that there is no intention in his administration or within the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) to send troops into Ukraine....

 2022-01-26 13:30 

Ecns.cn

Steps to boost foreign direct investment...

China will expand items in the industry catalog that encourages foreign investment, and further beef up preferential land and tax policies, to guide the flow of more foreign capital into fields such as advanced manufacturing, modern services....

 2022-01-26 13:30 

Ecns.cn

Efforts urged to promote peace across Taiwan Straits...

China's top political adviser Wang Yang has urged efforts to smash separatist attempts for "Taiwan independence" and curb interference by foreign forces in the Taiwan question....

 2022-01-26 13:30 

Ecns.cn

China, EU urged to strengthen cooperation, manage differences...

China and the European Union, two major markets that share broad common interests, should strengthen cooperation and manage differences to develop a sound relationship, according to analysts....

 2022-01-26 13:30 

Ecns.cn

COVID-19 test manipulation allegations dismissed by official...

Organizers of the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics won't use COVID-19 tests to manipulate the competitions as claimed by some, and the testing procedure is up to international standards....

 2022-01-26 13:30 

South China Morning Post

China's digital currency: Meituan expands e-CNY payments to offline merchants ahead of Lunar New Year...

China's leading on-demand service provider Meituan on Wednesday began allowing more than 200 types of offline merchants including restaurants, grocery stores, cinemas, and hotels to accept payments in digital yuan, also known as e-CNY.The move marks a...

 2022-01-26 13:30 

South China Morning Post

Coming era of stagflation and wealth destruction will be boon to working class...

The world is entering a period of stagflation, with inflation significantly above the economic growth rate. The world's major central banks are unlikely to halt the trend by raising interest rates aggressively. Instead, they will remain behind the cur...

 2022-01-26 13:29 

Ecns.cn

China, Central Asian countries vow to build community with shared future...

China and five Central Asian countries vowed on Tuesday to build an even closer community with a shared future, as Chinese President Xi Jinping chaired a virtual summit commemorating the 30th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations betwee...

 2022-01-26 13:25 

The Asahi Shimbun

Experts now have a better picture of ancient Nara burial | The Asahi Shimbun: Breaking News, Japan News and Analysis...

KASHIHARA, Nara Prefecture--Whoever was laid to rest in an ancient burial mound that is renowned for its "Asuka beauties" murals was placed in an elegant cedar coffin coated in black lacquer with gold-copper alloy and copper fittings....

 2022-01-26 13:21 

Ecns.cn

China releases new-generation spacecraft OS...

China has released SpaceOS III, a new-generation operating system for spacecraft....

 2022-01-26 13:21 

Ecns.cn

U.S. warns of fragile semiconductor supply chain as chip inventory falls...

The U.S. Department of Commerce on Tuesday warned that the semiconductor supply chain remains fragile as median inventory held by chips buyers has fallen to less than 5 days....

 2022-01-26 13:17 

Ecns.cn

U.S. House Speaker Pelosi announces reelection bid in 2022 midterms...

U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, Democrat of California, announced Tuesday that she would run for reelection in this year's midterm elections....

 2022-01-26 13:17 

Ecns.cn

IMF downgrades 2022 global growth forecast to 4.4 pct amid Omicron surge...

IMF on Tuesday projected the global economy to grow by 4.4 percent in 2022, down by 0.5 percentage point from October's forecast, according to a newly released update to its World Economic Outlook report....

 2022-01-26 13:17 

Ecns.cn

COVID-19 cases spike dramatically in U.S. children with over 10 mln infected...

More than 10 million children in the United States have tested positive for COVID-19 since the onset of the pandemic, according to the latest report of the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) and the Children's Hospital Association....

 2022-01-26 13:15 

The Asahi Shimbun

Daily COVID-19 records broken again in Tokyo, Osaka, Aichi | The Asahi Shimbun: Breaking News, Japan News and Analysis...

Tokyo and Osaka topped the areas across the nation on Jan. 26 where record number of daily COVID-19 cases were again set, as the sixth wave of infections continues rampaging....

 2022-01-26 13:13 

Ecns.cn

Official: Conducting tests can ensure fair play at Games...

Organizers of the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics won't use COVID-19 tests to manipulate the competitions as claimed by some, and the testing procedure is up to international standards, an official of the organizing committee's pandemic control offic...

 2022-01-26 13:11 

South China Morning Post

Hongkonger who displayed posters insulting judges overseeing first national security law trial pleads guilty to sedition...

A man who displayed posters to insult three judges in charge of Hong Kong's first national security law trial and call for further protests in the city has pleaded guilty to five counts of sedition-related offences.Property manager Kim Chiang Chung-sa...

 2022-01-26 13:10 

Taiwan News

U.S. Conveying Equipment Market Growth Drivers, Opportunities and Forecast Analysis to 2031...

U.S. Conveying Equipment Market Growth Drivers, Opportunities and Forecast Analysis to 2031 | 2022-01-26 08:10:16...

 2022-01-26 13:07 

Korea Herald

Korean ramen craze continues...

Packaged instant noodle products of different flavors, from spicy beef broth to stir-fried black bean sauce and kimchi soup, are stacked on a shelf covering about two-thirds of the store's wall on the right. On the left, a row of automatic mach...

 2022-01-26 13:05 

China Post

Malaysia's ex-PM Mahathir on road to recovery in hospital...

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Former Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad is recovering after being hospitalized for the third time since December and is eager to get back on his feet, his daughter said Wednesday. The 96-year-old two-time forme...

 2022-01-26 13:04 

China Post

Greek army helps remove vehicles on snow-plagued road...

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Army and municipal crews removed hundreds of vehicles Wednesday that had been stranded in snow for three days along a road linking Athens to the capital's international airport, as authorities struggled to clear blocked tho...

 2022-01-26 13:04 

South China Morning Post

Beijing cadres told to 'resolutely curb external interference' in Taiwan amid 'uncertainty'...

Beijing officials have been told a key task for the year will be curbing "external interference" in Taiwan amid a more unpredictable situation across the strait.Wang Yang, who is ranked No 4 in the Communist Party hierarchy, said there was growing...

 2022-01-26 13:00 

Taiwan News

Specialty Fuel Additives Covid 19 Impact on Market Segmentation,Demand , Growth, Trends, Opportunities and Forecast 2031...

Specialty Fuel Additives Covid 19 Impact on Market Segmentation,Demand , Growth, Trends, Opportunities and Forecast 2031 | 2022-01-26 08:00:15...

 2022-01-26 13:00 

Taiwan News

#KpopTwitter reaches new heights with 7.8 billion global Tweets...

#KpopTwitter reaches new heights with 7.8 billion global Tweets | 2022-01-26 08:00:00...

 2022-01-26 13:00 

Taiwan News

xx network Launches a Quantum Resistant Messaging App - xx messenger...

xx network Launches a Quantum Resistant Messaging App - xx messenger | 2022-01-26 08:00:00...

 2022-01-26 12:59 

The Mainichi

Ukraine's front line: Where lives turn on distant decisions...
 2022-01-26 12:59 

The Mainichi

Outpatient clinics in Japan overstretched amid rapid spread of Omicron...
 2022-01-26 12:58 

RTHK News

Overnight lockdown imposed on Tung Chung building...

The government on Wednesday evening put a residential block in Tung Chung under overnight lockdown in light of Covid-19 infections linked to the building. La Rossa A (Block 7) of Coastal Skyline Phase 3 was cordoned off at 8pm and residents are required t...

 2022-01-26 12:57 

Central News Agency

Local governments detail movements of COVID-19 positive individuals - Focus Taiwan...

Taipei, Jan. 26 (CNA) Seven people who recently tested positive for COVID-19 visited several retailers and traveled on public transport in Taipei and Taoyuan before their infections were confirmed, the local city governments said Wednesday....

 2022-01-26 12:56 

Taiwan News

Technology Trends in Lubricants Market 2022 Trend, CAGR Status, Growth, Analysis and Forecast To 2031...

Technology Trends in Lubricants Market 2022 Trend, CAGR Status, Growth, Analysis and Forecast To 2031 | 2022-01-26 07:56:15...

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