Tag: Asia

The bodies found in the Indian Ganges are coronavirus victims, the government confirms

The bodies found in the Indian Ganges are coronavirus victims, the government confirms

Corpses of Covid-19 victims have been found dumped in some Indian rivers, according to a letter from the state government that was depicted in the ...
Asia has almost all of the world’s most vulnerable cities from pollution, natural disasters, and other environmental problems: Report

Asia has almost all of the world’s most vulnerable cities from pollution, natural disasters, and other environmental problems: Report

According to a report from research firm Verisk Mlecroft, Asian cities are at the greatest risk from environmental problems such as air pollution a ...
Nuclear weapon-derived techniques are helping farmers fight bovine disease outbreaks in Asia

Nuclear weapon-derived techniques are helping farmers fight bovine disease outbreaks in Asia

Named after the characteristic lesions that form on the skin of cattle infected with the virus, the spread of the lumpy skin disease is only parti ...
“Hospitals are full”: 3 million cases of coronavirus in Argentina

“Hospitals are full”: 3 million cases of coronavirus in Argentina

Argentine coronavirus cases hit 3 million cases on Sunday as health professionals said hospitals were at full capacity despite tightened government ...
The British military fleet will sail to Asia next month.  Visits to India, Jan, South Korea and Singore are planned

The British military fleet will sail to Asia next month. Visits to India, Jan, South Korea and Singore are planned

A fleet of British warships and military aircraft dubbed "Britain's greatest concentration of naval and air force in a generation" will travel to I ...
Energy financiers in Asia must stop supporting the region’s costly reliance on LNG and coal power

Energy financiers in Asia must stop supporting the region’s costly reliance on LNG and coal power

"Gas is over," said the head of the European Investment Bank, Werner Hoyer, earlier this year when he explained the bank's vision to end the undimi ...
Citigroup is hiring up to 500 wealth management staff in Hong Kong as it restricts consumer banking in 13 markets in Europe and Asia

Citigroup is hiring up to 500 wealth management staff in Hong Kong as it restricts consumer banking in 13 markets in Europe and Asia

Citigroup plans to hire up to 500 people in its Hong Kong wealth management business as it focuses on "wealth centers" in Asia and significantly re ...
The US intelligence rating puts China at the top of the threat list

The US intelligence rating puts China at the top of the threat list

US intelligence agencies have put China at the top of their annual report on national security threats, warning of Beijing's struggle to achieve "e ...