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 2020-11-27 07:54 

The Mainichi

Japan's Motegi refutes China foreign minister's remarks on Senkakus 2020/11/27...
 2020-11-27 07:54 

The Mainichi

Asia Today: South Korea cases stay above 500 for 2nd day...
 2020-11-27 07:54 

The Mainichi

Doctors, carers rage as Japan keeps 'Go To Travel' offers for people from virus-hit areas...
 2020-11-27 07:54 

The Mainichi

S. Korea agency says N. Korea executed people, shut Pyongyang...
 2020-11-27 07:54 

The Mainichi

Holiday trends to watch: Adult Play-Doh; stores that ship...
 2020-11-27 07:54 

The Mainichi

Tokyo records new daily high of 570 virus infections on Nov. 27 2020/11/27...
 2020-11-27 07:54 

The Mainichi

Top California air, climate regulator hopes to run Biden EPA...
 2020-11-27 07:54 

The Mainichi

Japan company sets world record for most photo sticker booths...
 2020-11-27 07:54 

The Mainichi

Toyota's October output hits record on robust demand in China...
 2020-11-27 07:54 

The Mainichi

Gov. in southwest Japan OKs survey near proposed site for US military drills...
 2020-11-27 07:54 

The Mainichi

Nikkei extends rally to 4th straight day, another 29-year high...
 2020-11-27 07:52 

Central News Agency

StarLux to launch flights to Kuala Lumpur on Jan. 5 - Focus Taiwan...

Taipei, Nov. 27 (CNA) Taipei-based StarLux Airlines Co. announced on Friday that it will start flights to Kuala Lumpur on Jan. 5, 2021, thanks to increasing demand for business travel and good market prospects in the cargo sector....

 2020-11-27 07:35 

Korea Joongang Daily

Opposition jumps on idea of Assembly probe of Choo...

The main opposition party on Friday submitted a motion to the National Assembly to start a parliamentary inquiry into the validity of the justice minister's suspension of the prosecutor general....

 2020-11-27 07:33 

Central News Agency

Taiwan shares close up 0.15% - Focus Taiwan...

Taipei, Nov. 27 (CNA) Taiwan shares closed up 21.43 points, or 0.15 percent, at 13,867.09 Friday on turnover of NT$238.42 billion (US$8.35 billion)....

 2020-11-27 07:27 

South China Morning Post

Germany makes vaccination plans as coronavirus cases pass 1 million...

Germany's total coronavirus cases exceeded 1 million for the first time late Thursday, passing the grim milestone around 10 months after the country reported the first infections.Cases in Europe's biggest economy have more than tripled since the s...

 2020-11-27 07:26 

NHK

Xi addresses China-ASEAN Expo...

Chinese President Xi Jinping has highlighted the country's economic ties with Southeast Asian nations, amid strained China-US relations....

 2020-11-27 07:22 

RTHK News

'Jumbo more than just a seafood restaurant'...

Secretary for Commerce and Economic Development Edward Yau said letting the cash-strapped Ocean Park manage the Jumbo Floating Restaurant could turn "a crisis into an opportunity" and suggested that the restaurant, which closed down amid the pande...

 2020-11-27 07:20 

China Post

China hikes taxes on Australian wine amid political tension...

BEIJING (AP) — China is raising import taxes on Australian wine, stepping up pressure on Australia over disputes including its support for a probe into the origin of the coronavirus.The anti-dumping duties of up to 212.1% take effect Saturday. The M...

 2020-11-27 07:20 

China Post

Brandon Marshall tries to break the stigma of mental illness...

Brandon Marshall caught 970 passes for 12,351 yards and 83 touchdowns, owns an NFL record with 21 receptions in one game and played in six Pro Bowls during a remarkable 13-year career in the NFL.His proudest accomplishment came when he sought help for men...

 2020-11-27 07:20 

China Post

S Korea agency says N Korea executed people, shut Pyongyang...

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has ordered at least two people executed, banned fishing at sea and locked down capital Pyongyang as part of frantic efforts to guard against the coronavirus and its economic damage, South Ko...

 2020-11-27 07:17 

South China Morning Post

US and Taiwan promote alternative to China's Belt and Road Initiative...

An informal US-led alliance to provide an alternative to China's Belt and Road Initiative will provide greater transparency to countries seeking funding to develop their infrastructure, Taiwan's finance minister has said.Taiwan and the US are movi...

 2020-11-27 07:11 

RTHK News

Fists and pig guts fly in Taiwan parliament...

Legislators from Taiwan's main opposition Kuomintang (KMT) party threw pig guts and exchanged punches with other lawmakers in parliament on Friday as they tried to stop the premier taking questions, in a bitter dispute over easing US pork imports.Pres...

 2020-11-27 07:04 

South China Morning Post

[ Hong Kong ]

Cathay Pacific snubs union over pay talks and says it will contact staff directly, in move flight attendants' group calls 'greatest setback' in a decade...

Cathay Pacific Airways is to stop negotiating with its Flight Attendants Union (FAU) over pay and conditions, calling it an "outdated practice" no longer relevant to the modern world.In response, the union, which represents more than 80 per cent o...

 2020-11-27 07:00 

South China Morning Post

[ Hong Kong ]

Hong Kong customs seizes more than 160 diamonds worth HK$6.5 million from truck at Shenzhen border...

More than 160 diamonds worth an estimated HK$6.5 million (US$840,000) have been seized during a Hong Kong customs inspection of a truck at a new border checkpoint, the largest bust of its kind in three years.The Shenzhen-bound haul, wrapped in a plastic b...

 2020-11-27 06:57 

Ecns.cn

China to further promote consumption upgrade...

China will further boost its consumption upgrade and maintain a stable market in 2021, according to the Ministry of Commerce (MOC)....

 2020-11-27 06:54 

Ecns.cn

China's top film awards 'Golden Rooster' commences...

The 33rd edition of Golden Rooster, China's top film awards, kicked off Wednesday in the city of Xiamen, east China's Fujian Province....

 2020-11-27 06:54 

Central News Agency

Taiwan authorities seize 700kg of smuggled ketamine powder - Focus Taiwan...

Taipei, Nov. 27 (CNA) Nearly 700 kilograms of ketamine powder was seized in a raid carried out by law enforcement officers at Taiwan's main airport last week, the Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB) said Friday....

 2020-11-27 06:53 

Ecns.cn

Chinese premier to attend SCO meeting, eyeing enhanced cooperation amid COVID-19...

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang will attend the 19th meeting of the Council of Heads of Government of Member States of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) in Beijing next Monday, a foreign ministry spokesperson announced here Thursday....

 2020-11-27 06:52 

Ecns.cn

China moves to improve social credit system...

China will adopt policy steps to optimize the mechanism against dishonest practices and refine the social credit system to underpin the development of the socialist market economy, according to a State Council's executive meeting....

 2020-11-27 06:50 

China Post

Taiwan reports 14 imported COVID-19 cases, highest surge since July...

TAIPEI (The China Post) — The Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC, ) reported 14 imported COVID-19 cases on Friday, bringing the tally to 639. Of the 14 new COVID-19 cases, 13 are from Indonesia between ages 20 to 40, while the other is a Taiwanes...

 2020-11-27 06:49 

Ecns.cn

Opening up, tech cooperation essential to China's new development paradigm...

Further opening up and strengthening international cooperation in technological innovation are essential to China's pursuit of a new development paradigm, according to economists from a Chinese government think tank....

 2020-11-27 06:47 

Yonhap News

S. Korea's state pension fund logs over 4 pct return in Jan.-Sept....

SEOUL, Nov. 27 (Yonhap) -- South Korea's state pension fund posted a return rate of o......

 2020-11-27 06:44 

Yonhap News

S. Korea to delay opening of FX market by 1 hour on college entrance exam day...

SEOUL, Nov. 27 (Yonhap) -- The opening of South Korea's foreign exchange market will ......

 2020-11-27 06:43 

Central News Agency

Chaos erupts in Legislature as premier tries to speak on pork imports - Focus Taiwan...

Taipei, Nov. 27 (CNA) Lawmakers of the opposition Kuomintang (KMT) threw pig skin and entrails at Premier Su Tseng-chang () Friday as he tried to address the Legislature on the issue of American pork imports....

 2020-11-27 06:41 

Yonhap News

Stalking perpetrators to face up to 5 years in jail under new law...

SEOUL, Nov. 27 (Yonhap) -- The government will push for a new law to drastically raise pun......

 2020-11-27 06:40 

Yonhap News

KOSPI 200 Closing Price List-5...
 2020-11-27 06:40 

Yonhap News

KOSDAQ 885.56 UP 11.03 points (close)...
 2020-11-27 06:40 

Yonhap News

KOSPI 200 Closing Price List-4...

COWAY 71,200 UP 200LOTTE SHOPPING 101,500 DN 1,500SAMSUNG C&......

 2020-11-27 06:40 

Yonhap News

KOSPI 200 Closing Price List-3...

HANWHA SOLUTIONS 49,350 DN 400OCI 67,800 DN 800LS ELECTRI......

 2020-11-27 06:40 

Yonhap News

KOSPI 200 Closing Price List-2...

BukwangPharm 24,500 DN 300ILJIN MATERIALS 46,850 UP 1,950AmoreG ......

 2020-11-27 06:40 

Yonhap News

KOSPI 200 Closing Price List-1...

SEOUL, Nov. 27 (Yonhap) -- Friday's closing prices (KRW) of KOSPI 200 stocks traded o......

 2020-11-27 06:40 

Korea Joongang Daily

Seventeen to perform 'Fallin' Flower' in Korean at TMA...

Boy band Seventeen will perform the Korean version of its Japanese single...

 2020-11-27 06:39 

Korea Joongang Daily

Blue House names new foreign policy secretary...

President Moon Jae-in on Friday named Kim Yong-hyon, a former consul general in Boston, his new presidential secretary for foreign policy, the Blue House said....

 2020-11-27 06:39 

Korea Joongang Daily

YG founder fined for gambling in Los Angeles...

Founder and former chief of YG Entertainment Yang Hyun-suk was fined 15 million ($13,587) won for gambling overseas, Seoul Western District Court said on Friday. Yang was indicted earlier this year for gambling overseas with three other ......

 2020-11-27 06:36 

Nikkei Asian Review

Line Taiwan and Thailand units to lead SoftBank Z's Asia expansion...

TOKYO/BANGKOK -- Japanese messaging app Line operator is beefing up its research and development capability in key Asian markets, including Taiwan and...

 2020-11-27 06:35 

RTHK News

Cathay cabin crew slam dialogue cancellation...

The Cathay Pacific Airways Flight Attendant Unions (FAU) has denounced a move by the airline to cancel its year-end negotiation with staff, saying it deprives workers of their collective-bargaining rights.According to the union, management described the e...

 2020-11-27 06:31 

Yonhap News

Dollar ends at 1,103.2 won DN from 1,104.6 won...
 2020-11-27 06:30 

Yonhap News

KOSPI 2,633.45 UP 7.54 points (close)...
 2020-11-27 06:29 

NHK

Ministry urges better ventilation against virus...

Japan's health ministry is calling for better ventilation in workplaces to guard against the coronavirus as infections surge....

 2020-11-27 06:24 

Yonhap News

PEF-led consortium picked as main bidder for STX Offshore...

By Nam Kwang-sik SEOUL, Nov. 27 (Yonhap) -- Midsized shipyard STX Offshore & Shipbu......

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