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WHO advance team on way to China to set up probe into virus origin

07 July, 2020 9:07 pm 9:07 pm

GENEVA (Reuters) – An advance team from the World Health Organization (WHO) has left for China to organise an investigation into the origins of the novel coronavirus which sparked the global pandemic, a spokeswoman said on Friday. The virus is believed to have emerged in a wholesale market in the central Chinese city of Wuhan … Read More

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Asian stocks fall on virus worry, China stock rally pauses

07 July, 2020 8:20 am 8:20 am

TOKYO/NEW YORK (Reuters) – Asian shares and US stock futures fell on Friday as record-breaking new coronavirus cases in several US states stoked concerns that new lockdowns could derail an economic recovery, while investors looked forward to earnings season. MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan .MIAPJ0000PUS fell 0.76%. Australian stocks dropped 0.42%, while … Read More

Pakistan, China, Afghanistan, agree, enhance, cooperation, different, fields

Pakistan, China & Afghanistan agree to enhance cooperation in differen...

07 July, 2020 10:39 pm 10:39 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The 3rd round China-Afghanistan-Pakistan Trilateral vice Foreign Ministers’ Strategic Dialogue was held via video link. Chinese vice Foreign Minister Luo Zhaohui, Afghan Deputy Foreign Minister Mirwais Nab and Pakistan’s Foreign Secretary Sohail Mahmood co-chaired the dialogue. The three sides conducted in-depth discussions and reached consensus on cooperation against COVID-19 and for … Read More

Pakistan, China, agreement, Azad, Pattan Hydel Power, Prime Minister Imran Khan

Pakistan, China sign agreement for Azad Pattan Hydel Power Project under CP...

07 July, 2020 11:46 pm 11:46 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Pakistan and China signed an agreement for the construction of Azad Pattan Hydel Power Project under CPEC on Monday. Prime Minister Imran Khan witnessed the agreement-signing ceremony. Speaking on the occasion, the CPEC project will guarantee the progress of Pakistan. “The project will provide cheap electricity. Green Energy will not cause … Read More

UK, consequences, rules, China, hostile country, envoy

UK will face consequences if it rules China is a hostile country: envoy

07 July, 2020 5:53 pm 5:53 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – Britain will have to bear the consequences if it treats China as a hostile country when deciding whether to allow Huawei to be involved in the country’s telecommunications networks, the Chinese ambassador to Britain said on Monday. “We want to be your friend. We want to be your partner. But if you … Read More

China, lauds, Pakistan's efforts, promote peace, region

China lauds Pakistan’s efforts to promote peace in region

07 July, 2020 9:33 am 9:33 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has underlined that India’s belligerent posture and expansionist policies are imperilling peace in the region. Talking to his Chinese Counterpart Wang Yi over phone, he said apart from committing egregious violations of human rights in Occupied Kashmir, India is seeking to change the demographic structure of … Read More

Asian stocks set to follow US jobs rally, China in focus

07 July, 2020 12:03 pm 12:03 pm

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Asian stocks were likely to track a firmer Wall Street session on Friday after strong US jobs data although growing Sino-US tensions and a worrying surge in coronavirus cases is likely to cap gains. Japan’s Nikkei 225 futures JNIc1 rose 0.45% and Australia’s S&P/ASX 200 futures YAPcm1 climbed 0.58%. E-mini futures … Read More

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China reports five new coronavirus cases in mainland

07 July, 2020 8:10 am 8:10 am

SHANGHAI (Reuters) – China on Friday reported five new coronavirus cases in the mainland for July 2, compared with three cases a day earlier, the health authority said. Three of the new infections were imported cases, the National Health Commission said in a statement, while the capital city of Beijing reported two new cases. There … Read More

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ISPR terms Indian media’s claim of Pak Army’s additional LoC deployment...

07 July, 2020 12:17 pm 12:17 pm

RAWALPINDI (92 News) – Director General Inter-Services Public Relations (DG ISPR) Major General Babar Iftikhar on Thursday termed claims of Indian media regarding Pakistan’s additional deployment along the Line of Control (LoC) as false. In his message on twitter, the DG ISPR said that Indian news of Pakistan Army’s additional deployment along the LoC and … Read More

China, American media, details, staff, US move

China orders some American media to give details on staff, after US move

07 July, 2020 4:10 pm 4:10 pm

BEIJING (Reuters) – China has asked four US media organisations to submit details about their operations in the country, the foreign ministry said on Wednesday, in what it described as retaliation for US measures against Chinese media outlets. The Associated Press (AP), UPI, CBS and National Public Radio (NPR) are required to provide information about … Read More

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Ladakh border clash caused by India, says Chinese defence ministry

06 June, 2020 5:12 pm 5:12 pm

BEIJING (Reuters) – Beijing said that the Ladakh border clash between China and India which resulted in the death of 20 Indian soldiers, was caused by the Indian side. The Indian actions violated a consensus between the two countries and were a unilateral provocation, the Chinese defence ministry said on Wednesday from its social media … Read More

China puts final satellite for Beidou navigation network into orbit

06 June, 2020 8:12 pm 8:12 pm

BEIJING (Reuters) – China on Tuesday successfully put into orbit the final satellite of its Beidou navigation network, rival to the US-owned GPS. The mission was originally set for June 16, but was cancelled at the last minute due to technical problems detected during pre-launch tests of the Long March-3B carrier rocket. The Beidou-3 satellite … Read More

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Global coronavirus cases top 9 million as outbreak surges in Brazil, India

06 June, 2020 8:52 am 8:52 am

(Reuters) – Global cases of the novel coronavirus surpassed 9 million on Monday, as Brazil and India grappled with a surge in infections, and the US, China and other hard-hit countries reported new outbreaks, according to a Reuters tally. The first case was reported in China in early January and it took until mid-May to … Read More

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China reports 18 new coronavirus cases, 9 in Beijing

06 June, 2020 9:49 am 9:49 am

BEIJING (Reuters) – China reported 18 new coronavirus cases for June 21, 9 of which were in the capital Beijing, the National Health Commission said on Monday. This compared with 26 confirmed cases a day earlier, 22 of which were in Beijing. Local authorities are restricting movement of people in the capital and stepping up … Read More

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Pakistan to give befitting response if India cast evil eye on Pakistan: FM

06 June, 2020 3:10 pm 3:10 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Foreign Minister (FM) Shah Mehmood Qureshi has warned that India stands diplomatically isolated and is at the verge of bankruptcy in the wake of coronavirus (COVID-19). Making a policy statement in the Senate on Friday, he said India has strained its relations with all the regional countries including China and Nepal. … Read More