Tag: Asia

Amid the rivalry between the US and China, Asian countries are storing powerful new missile missiles

Amid the rivalry between the US and China, Asian countries are storing powerful new missile missiles

Asia could get caught up in a dangerous arms race as smaller nations that once stayed on the sidelines build arsenals of advanced long-range missil ...
According to the Chinese health authority, coronavirus vaccines are voluntary despite local regulations

According to the Chinese health authority, coronavirus vaccines are voluntary despite local regulations

China's top health authority said the country's Covid-19 vaccination program follows free will as reports have reported that unvaccinated people in ...
Joe Biden confirms that a warning will be issued to US companies in Hong Kong on Friday

Joe Biden confirms that a warning will be issued to US companies in Hong Kong on Friday

US President Joe Biden on Thursday confirmed his plan to warn American companies about the risks of doing business in Hong Kong. "Let me talk abou ...
British Navy flagship hit by Covid-19 outbreak en route to Asia

British Navy flagship hit by Covid-19 outbreak en route to Asia

The Royal Navy's flagship, HMS Queen Elizabeth, launches Outbreak after more than 100 crew members were infected while calling at port earlier t ...
Coronavirus: China vaccine deal is celebrated as England pushes Freedom Day

Coronavirus: China vaccine deal is celebrated as England pushes Freedom Day

A global initiative to distribute coronavirus vaccines to poorer countries was bolstered on Monday by a deal to buy 110 million Chinese vaccines as ...
Coronavirus: Jan tries to extend the quasi-emergency;  Indonesia has record deaths

Coronavirus: Jan tries to extend the quasi-emergency; Indonesia has record deaths

The Janese government tends to maintain a quasi-state of emergency for the Tokyo metropolitan area during the Olympics amid a resurgence of coronav ...
While the Delta variant is flooding the West, Asia faces a choice: stick to the “zero covid” approach or learn to live with it

While the Delta variant is flooding the West, Asia faces a choice: stick to the “zero covid” approach or learn to live with it

By doing said top infectious disease expert Dr. Anthony Fauci, on Wednesday, the variant accounts for 20 percent of new cases and will be the do ...
The Asian hole in Joe Biden’s trading agenda

The Asian hole in Joe Biden’s trading agenda

This story is published in a content partnership with POLITICO. It was originally reported by Doug Palmer on politico.com on June 23, 2021. US Pr ...