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Europe won't let Athens go under, says Greek minister

Europe won't let Athens go under,...

July 05
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ATHENS - Greece's finance minister accused creditors of trying to "terrorize" Greeks into accepting austerity, warning Europe stood to lose as much as Athens if the country is...

Japan pledges S$8.2b for development of Mekong nations

Japan pledges S$8.2b for development...

July 04
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TOKYO — Japan pledged today (July 4) to give fresh aid worth US$6.1 billion (S$8.2 billion) in official development assistance to five Southeast Asian countries along the Mekong...

Japan, Vietnam concerned over land reclamation in S China Sea

Japan, Vietnam concerned over land...

July 04
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TOKYO — Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said today (July 4) he has shared deep concern with Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung over land reclamation work in the South...

No let-up for Malaysia's PM after state fund graft allegations

No let-up for Malaysia's PM after...

July 04
2

KUALA LUMPUR - Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak came under fresh pressure on Saturday after statements from colleagues opened up the prospect of further probes into alleged...

Hamilton takes pole position for British GP ahead of Rosberg

Hamilton takes pole position for...

July 04
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SILVERSTONE (England) — Formula One championship leader Lewis Hamilton will start from pole position for the eighth time in nine races this season as he chases a third British...

Murder complaints filed over capsized Philippine ferry

Murder complaints filed over capsized...

July 04
0

MANILA — Police in a central Philippine city said today (July 4) that they have filed murder complaints against the owner and the crew of a ferry that capsized shortly after...

A-G confirms raids at SRC, firms linked to money allegedly in Najib’s accounts

A-G confirms raids at SRC, firms...

July 04
3

KUALA LUMPUR — Mr Abdul Gani Patail revealed a task force has raided three companies linked to funds allegedly channelled to Prime Minister Najib Razak’s personal bank accounts,...

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Use of washable tableware urged

We refer to Mr Jeremy Torr’s letter “Convince stallholders to use washable tableware” ...