Ties with ASEAN get trade boost after expo
By ZHONG NAN and LIU ZHIHUA in Beijing and LIU YUKUN and SHI RUIPENG in Nanning | China Daily | Updated: 2020-11-30 06:49China to create a more mutually beneficial, open and inclusive bilateral relationshipThe scope and depth of business ties between China and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations will be further enriched over the next decade, supported by open markets, diversified multilateral investment and digital technology-led pathways, said government officials and business leaders.They made the remarks after President Xi Jinping said China will work with ASEAN to advance all-around...
Lewis Hamilton Wins 7th Racing World Title, Ties With Michael Schumacher For Most Titles
Lewis Hamilton has become one of Formula One’s successful drivers and one of the greatest. Hamilton is now tied with Formula One great Michael Schumacher after recording his seventh world title win on Sunday.Hamilton continues to blaze through the Formula One scene. Hamilton rode through the Turkish Grand Prix on a rainy Sunday for the win. The win allowed Hamilton to secure his 94th win and the record he set of most Grand Pix wins to 94. The win earned him his seventh world title win and tied him with Schumacher for most world title wins at seven.Heading into Sunday, Hamilton needed to be eig...
‘Ties between US and PHL will remain strong’
Chargé d’Affaires John Law speaks at the sidelines of the 2020 United States Presidential Election Watch at the US Embassy.Law said ties between the US and the Philippines will remain strong, regardless of the election turnout, which was eventually won by Democrat and former vice president Joseph R. Biden.
WATCH: Nadal’s French Open Win Ties Him For All TIme Grand Slam Titles
I don’t want to brag or anything, but if you read my French Open betting review and took my advice then you would be rolling in the dough right now. Anyone who follows tennis knows that Rafael Nadal is the king of clay. His dominance of the French Open has been a sight to see, capturing 13 titles in the last 20 years and going 100-2 all-time. You didn’t misread that, 100-2.In Sunday’s final against Novak Djokovic, Nadal established his dominance again but also passed the fantastic milestone of 20th grand slam titles tying Roger Federer for most all-time. “I have always had the utmost respect f...
Ties that bind Biden, Ukraine, China, prostitutes and human traffickers
WASHINGTON. Remember President Donald Trump’s 2019 Senate impeachment trial? We heard a lot about a “quid-pro-quo” deal between President Trump and the government of Ukraine to “dig dirt” on Democratic presidential candidate, Joe Biden.US Senate begins an impeachment trial for President Trump. CBS News screen capture.Debunked?Fake-news media sources said accusations saying Vice President Joe Biden used the power of his office to secure lucrative Ukrainian and Chinese business concessions for son Hunter were thoroughly “debunked.”But last Wednesday, the US Senate Homeland Security and Governmen...
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Tony Blair: Ties between Arab states, Israel will lead to peace for Palestine
Former UK Prime Minister Tony Blair said in an interview that he believes countries in the Arab region formally establishing diplomatic ties with Israel will likely lead to a settlement with the Palestinians.Speaking at the Jerusalem Post conference, Blair criticised the decades-long attempts at first bringing peace between Israel and the Palestinians in order to establish the normalisation deals being made recently.He was a guest at the White House last week while Israel, the UAE and Bahrain signed formal agreements to fully normalise relations.“The foundation of the approach in the region, t...
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Swedish Clothing Giant H&M Cuts All Ties with Chinese Supplier in Xinjiang
https://www.hrw.org/sites/default/files/media_2020/09/S7In2eEB.jpgTrending rights tweets this week: Swedish clothing giant H&M; cuts all ties with its Chinese supplier in Xinjiang due to alleged use of the forced labor of Uighur Muslims; Iran executes a champion wrestler; two-thirds of US adults do not know that 6 million Jews were killed in the Holocaust; and The Netherlands offers a chance of justice for the victims of torture in Syria.© 2020 Human Rights WatchProvided by SyndiGate Media Inc.
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The men who helped make peace in the Middle East
Ties between Israel and the United Arab Emirates have been warming below the surface for decades, but a major turning point came in 2015, as the US and other world powers negotiated a nuclear deal with Iran.Both Israel and the UAE made their opposition to the agreement known to the Obama administration. Israel made its position very public, while the UAE kept it private. Israeli Ambassador to the US Ron Dermer tried to convince his Emirati counterpart Yousef Al Otaiba to join Israel’s open campaign, to no avail, though the UAE continued its opposition behind the scenes.Dermer and Otaiba – who,...
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Corporate Polluters Have Ties To The Trump Administration
Corporate Polluters Benefitting From Admin’s Enforcement Holidays Are Trump-Connected Q1 2020 hedge fund letters, conferences and moreTen Companies Off the Hook for Paying Fines For Environmental Violations Owe Over $56 Million, Have Numerous Ties to the Trump AdministrationCompanies Fined For Environmental ViolationsWASHINGTON, D.C. – The Guardian is reporting that the companies benefiting from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and Department of Justice’s (DOJ) recent enforcement holidays have been fined a total of $56,437,158 for their environmental violations and have significant ti...
Pete Alonso Ties Mark McGwire’s Rookie Home Run Record
Shinning through the dark storm clouds brought on by his surrounding teammates, Pete Alonso continues to club home runs in New York despite the Mets‘s current woes. After hitting two blasts during a contest against the Los Angeles Dodgers Wednesday night, the rookie now ties Mark McGwire’s record for home runs prior to June first. Alonso’s 19 home runs not only tied the record, but moved him up to third place among National League hitters for home runs thus far during the young season. Alonso commented on his accomplishment as he stated, “It’s incredible, but ultimately, I’m just trying to hel...