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VFS Global issues new update on visa services in India

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], December 2 (ANI): VFS Global, the world's largest outsourcing and technology services specialist for governments and diplomatic ...

US Calls on Russia to Cool Tensions with Ukraine

SEOUL - A top U.S. defense official says Washington will not be alone if it needs to take action in ...

US, South Korea Plan for Broader, More Ambitious Alliance

SEOUL - Almost 29,000 U.S. troops in South Korea are staying put to help keep North Korea in check, even ...

VFS Global resumes visa application services in India

Dubai [UAE], December 2 (ANI): VFS Global, World's largest outsourcing and technology services specialist for Governments and Diplomatic missions has ...

Factories Facing Supply Headaches as Omicron Risks Emerge

LONDON/TOKYO - Global factory activity accelerated in November although crippling supply bottlenecks remained, putting a cap on output and driving ...

Safer and More Convenient: Nearly 2 in 10 in APAC embrace digital payments during the pandemic

New Delhi [India], December 1 (ANI/Bloomingdale): Is cash still king in Asia Pacific (APAC)? Kaspersky's recent study showed it still ...

US-China semiconductor war heats up

South Korea is being treated as if it's a vassal of the USA. When will Seoul find the courage to ...

US, South Korea Updating War Plans for North Korea

ONBOARD A MILITARY AIRCRAFT - The United States and South Korea are preparing to develop "a new, operational war plan" ...

US, Poland Talk Russian Military Build-Up Near Ukraine

ONBOARD A MILITARY AIRCRAFT - The United States is reaching out to allies in response to Russia's military build-up along ...

With eyes on title, Indian women's hockey team leave for South Korea

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], November 30 (ANI): With an eye on the Asian Champions Trophy title, the Indian women's hockey team ...

South Korea considers rescheduling upcoming UN summit over omicron variant: Seoul

Moscow [Russia], November 30 (ANI/Sputnik): South Korea is revising plans to host several large international events in December, including the ...

Samsung Galaxy A23 set to feature 50MP camera

Seoul [South Korea], November 30 (ANI): Korean tech giant Samsung announced the Galaxy A22 4G and 5G in June with ...

As Hydrogen economy grows rapidly, Hyundai is expected to lead the HEV market

Seoul [South Korea], November 30 (ANI/Global Economic): South Korea's hydrogen ecosystem grows rapidly. Hyundai Motor, the only automobile manufacturer produces ...

BLACKPINK Lisa's Money performance video hits 300 million views on YouTube

Seoul [South Korea], November 30 (ANI/Global Economic): The dance performance video of BLACKPINK Lisa's solo song 'MONEY' has reached 300 ...

What Does US Want From South Korea's Presidential Election

Experts say the Biden administration wants the next South Korean president to forge a strong alliance with the United States ...

Hypersonic missiles are fuelling fears of a new superpower arms race

According to media reports from Washington, the Biden administration wants to engage China in talks on arms control and non-proliferation. ...

Border opening for skilled workers, students delayed a fortnight

The Morrison government has delayed its plan to open the international border on Wednesday to skilled workers and students, as ...

K-pop group aespa participate in Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in US

Seoul [South Korea], November 29 (ANI/Global Economic): The popular K-pop group aespa participated in Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade, the largest ...

Hyundai Motor's IONIQ 5 named '2022 German Car of The Year'

Seoul [South Korea], November 29 (ANI/Global Economic): Hyundai Motor announced on November 26 that IONIQ 5 was finally selected as ...

South Korea to supply 27.9 million tons of clean hydrogen by 2050

Seoul [South Korea], November 29 (ANI/Global Economic): The South Korean government will supply 27.9 million tons of hydrogen annually as ...

South Korea sees a rise in Covid cases

Seoul [South Korea], November 29 (ANI/Xinhua) South Korea sees a rise in Covid cases with the total number of infections ...

Victims of Late S. Korean Dictator Vow Fight for Historical Justice

SEOUL - Former South Korean military dictator Chun Doo-hwan died Tuesday at his home at the age of 90. Victims ...

Widow of S. Korean Dictator Issues Apology Over Brutal Rule

SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA - The widow of South Korea's last military dictator issued a brief apology over the "pains and ...

Omicron COVID variant threat: South Korea to restrict visa issuance, arrivals from 8 African countries

Seoul [South Korea], November 28 (ANI/Sputnik): South Korea's government restricted on Sunday the issuance of visas and travel from Botswana, ...

UN peacekeeping chief hopes to enhance cooperation with China

© Provided by Xinhua "This is something that our peacekeeping missions cannot achieve alone," says Jean-Pierre Lacroix. "What we need ...

Abdullah bin Zayed lauds Korea's support for UAE's hosting of 'COP 28' in 2023

ABU DHABI, 19th October, 2021 (WAM) -- H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International ...

First confirmed case of new Omicron variant identified in US

The first confirmed case of the Omicron variant of Covid-19 has been detected in a person in California, the US ...

First confirmed case of new Omicron variant identified in America

The first confirmed case of the Omicron variant of Covid-19 has been detected in a person in California, the US ...

Countries tighten restrictions as new cases of Omicron variant emerge

Japan on Wednesday imposed a one-month suspension on all new incoming flight bookings in a bid to prevent the fast-spreading ...

Xinhua Asia-Pacific news summary at 1000 GMT, Dec. 2

HONG KONG -- Hong Kong's Center for Health Protection (CHP) reported six new imported cases of COVID-19 on Thursday, taking ...

Defense chiefs of S.Korea, U.S. hold annual military talks in Seoul

SEOUL, Dec. 2 (Xinhua) -- South Korean Defense Minister Suh Wook and U.S. Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin on Thursday ...

S.Korea's headline inflation hits 10-year high in November

SEOUL, Dec. 2 (Xinhua) -- South Korea's headline inflation hit the highest in almost 10 years in November owing to ...

S.Korea's revised GDP grows 0.3 pct in Q3

SEOUL, Dec. 2 (Xinhua) -- South Korea's revised figure for real gross domestic product (GDP), adjusted for inflation, grew 0.3 ...

S.Korea's consumer price rises 3.7 pct in November

SEOUL, Dec. 2 (Xinhua) -- South Korea's consumer price rose 3.7 percent in November from a year earlier, recording the ...

S.Korea's daily COVID-19 cases hit new high at 5,266

SEOUL, Dec. 2 (Xinhua) -- South Korea's daily number of COVID-19 cases hit a new record high as the government ...

Market exchange rates in China -- Dec. 2

BEIJING, Dec. 2 (Xinhua) -- The following are the central parity rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or the yuan, ...

Xinhua Asia-Pacific news summary at 1600 GMT, Dec. 1

SEOUL -- South Korea's health authorities on Wednesday confirmed the country's first five cases of Omicron variant infection amid a ...

S.Korea confirms 1st cases of Omicron variant infection

SEOUL, Dec. 1 (Xinhua) -- South Korea's health authorities on Wednesday confirmed the country's first five cases of Omicron variant ...

Roundup: S. Korea's export hits record high in November

SEOUL, Dec. 1 (Xinhua) -- South Korea's export hit a new record high last month thanks to the continued recovery ...

S.Korea's export hits record high at 60.44 bln USD in November

SEOUL, Dec. 1 (Xinhua) -- South Korea's export hit a new record high last month thanks to the continued recovery ...

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New electric car factory in Beijing targets 300,000 cars annually

BEIJING, China: Chinese smartphone company Xiaomi has signed a cooperation agreement to build an electric auto assembly plant in Beijing ...

Stocks in Asia choppy, uncertain

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Asian stock markets were wary on Thursday after major falls on local markets and overseas over ...

Big jump in can costs could close many small craft beers: officials

BROOMFIELD, Colorado: One of the world's largest suppliers of aluminum cans, Ball Corp, is increasing the minimum number of cans ...

U.S. stock markets go into panic after first Omicron case is reported

NEW YORK, New York - A single case of Omicron, that being the first in the U.S., sent stocks into ...

After outage, no 911 calls, T-Mobile to pay $20 million fine

WASHINGTON D.C.: As part of a settlement with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), following a 12-hour outage in June 2020 ...

Indian government tells citizens not to purchase Starlink internet

NEW DELHI, India: The Starlink Internet Services of Elon Musk's SpaceX aerospace company has been told by the Indian government ...

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