Daily Monitor

October 22, 2020

Japan’s Suga opposes actions that boost tension in South China Sea

Japan opposes any actions that escalate tension in the East and South China Seas, Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga said on Wednesday, but added that Tokyo was not aiming at an “Asian NATO” to contain any specific country. […] 41 Views / Көрулер / Görüntüleme / Просмотры
October 22, 2020

Afghans jostling for visas to Pakistan spark stampede

At least 15 people were killed in a stampede among thousands of Afghans gathered to apply for visas for neighbouring Pakistan in Afghanistan’s eastern city of Jalalabad on Wednesday, officials said. […] 46 Views / Көрулер / Görüntüleme / Просмотры
October 20, 2020

National Bank: Tenge 4% firm since start of 2018

The online conference of National Bank Chairman Daniyar Akishev has started in Almaty. Daniyar Akishev told about the main economic indexes as of the current date.
October 15, 2020

Kim Jong Un’s ‘Monster’ Missile Meant to Overwhelm U.S. Defenses

The missile Kim Jong Un rolled out this weekend could allow him to pack multiple atomic weapons in a single rocket and increase his chances of striking a U.S. city with a thermonuclear device. […] 36 Views / Көрулер / Görüntüleme / Просмотры
October 15, 2020

Asia-Pacific countries begin to ease pandemic-related travel bans, but hurdles remain

Asia-Pacific countries including Singapore, Australia, Japan and Thailand are gradually easing some international travel restrictions as coronavirus cases slow, in hopes of helping to revive their economies. […] 26 Views / Көрулер / Görüntüleme / Просмотры
February 25, 2020

China coronavirus outbreak: All the latest updates

Viral infection has now spread to nine Middle Eastern countries, with more than 79,000 cases worldwide.
February 25, 2020

Angela Merkel’s CDU to elect new leader in Apri…

Angela Merkel’s Christian Democratic Union (CDU) is to elect a new leader at the end of April, its current head has announced.
February 25, 2020

India, US to sign defense deals worth over 3 bl…

India and the United States will sign defense deals worth more than 3 billion US dollars on Tuesday in New Delhi, US President Donald Trump said here on Monday during his two-day state visit.
February 24, 2020

Battle against coronavirus turns to Italy; Wal…

The coronavirus death toll climbed to seven in Italy on Monday and several Middle East countries were dealing with their first infections, sending markets into a tailspin over fears of a global pandemic even as China eased curbs with no new cases reported in Beijing and other cities.
February 24, 2020

In India, Trump aims for crowds and strategic…

Donald Trump's biggest rally might not be in a red state, or even in the United States. It's likely to be inside a cricket stadium in Gujarat state, in western India, packed as promised by the President's loyal counterpart.
February 24, 2020

Pope Francis Warns Against ‘Unfair’ Solutions f…

Pope Francis has cautioned against “unfair” solutions aimed at ending the conflict between Israelis and Palestinians.
February 20, 2020

China economy: Why it matters to you

China is one of the world's biggest economies.
February 20, 2020

Turkey to allow visa-free travel for 6 European…

Citizens of six more European countries will be able to travel to Turkey without a visa from next month, a Foreign Ministry official said.
February 20, 2020

Eurasian Economic Commission chairman to visit…

Chairman of the Board of the Eurasian Economic Commission Mikhail Myasnikovich will be in Belarus on a working visit on 27-28 February, the commission's press service told BelTA.
February 19, 2020

Ankara prepares to inaugurate Presidential Library

President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan is set to inaugurate Turkey's Presidential Library in the capital Ankara on Thursday. The massive library will offer students, researchers and literature enthusiasts a collection enriched with millions of books, articles and reports available in printed and online formats.
February 19, 2020

In Hong Kong, the coronavirus outbreak is deepe…

In a video widely circulated earlier this month, a crowd of people swarm a cart of toilet rolls in a Hong Kong supermarket, pushing, shoving, and even elbowing each other out of the way for the coveted goods.
February 19, 2020

Wall hastily built ahead of Trump visit in Ind…

Senior government official says wall blocking view of slum area in Gujarat state was built ‘for security reasons’
February 18, 2020

South Korea’s Moon flags steps for virus-hit ec…

South Korea President Moon Jae-in said on Tuesday the government should make an all-out effort to cushion the economic impact from China’s coronavrius outbreak, boosting expectations of further monetary easing.
February 18, 2020

Mike Bloomberg dogged by more past controversia…

More past comments emerged on Monday to further dog media mogul and billionaire Mike Bloomberg’s chase for the Democratic presidential nomination, including an apparent attack on the intelligence of factory and farm workers in the US.
February 18, 2020

Apple Signals Coronavirus’s Threat to Global Bu…

Supply is a problem, the company warned, as factories slowly reopen in China, and demand is down, too, with stores there still mostly closed.