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Roundup: Egypt signs MoUs, contracts with Libya's unity government

Roundup: Egypt signs MoUs, contracts with Libya's unity...

Cairo (Egypt), September 17: Egypt and Libya's unity government signed 14 Memorandums of Understanding (MoUs) and six infrastructure contracts on...

Samsung Heavy wins 841 bln won order for 6 container carriers

Samsung Heavy wins 841 bln won order for...

Seoul (South Korea), September 16: Samsung Heavy Industries Co. said Thursday it has signed an 841 billion won (US$720...

Shareholders approve SK Innovation's battery biz spin-off

Shareholders approve SK Innovation's battery biz spin-off

Seoul (South Korea), September 16: SK Innovation Co. said Thursday it has received shareholders' approval to split off its battery...

Samsung signs partnership with Louvre for art subscription service on TV

Samsung signs partnership with Louvre for art subscription...

Seoul (South Korea), September 16: Samsung Electronics Co. said Thursday it has signed a partnership with the Louvre, the renowned...

Food insecurity at highest levels in South Sudan since independence -- UN official

Food insecurity at highest levels in South Sudan...

United Nations, September 16: People in South Sudan currently face the highest levels of food insecurity recorded since the country's...

345 illegal migrants rescued off Libyan coast: UN refugee agency

345 illegal migrants rescued off Libyan coast: UN...

Tripoli (Libya), September 16: The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) on Wednesday said that 345 illegal migrants were...

Libya receives 117,600 doses of AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine

Libya receives 117,600 doses of AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine

Tripoli (Libya), September 16: The World Health Organization (WHO) said on Wednesday that Libya received a batch of the AstraZeneca...

U.S., several EU states continue to oppose Nord Stream 2: Russian FM

U.S., several EU states continue to oppose Nord...

Moscow (Russia), September 16: Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said Wednesday that despite the completion of the Nord Stream 2...

Bangladesh PM eyes 60 mln Chinese vaccines in next three months

Bangladesh PM eyes 60 mln Chinese vaccines in...

Dhaka (Bangladesh), September 16: Bangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina said Wednesday her government is expecting to receive 60 million doses...

UK PM reshuffles cabinet with Raab removed as foreign secretary

UK PM reshuffles cabinet with Raab removed as...

London (UK), September 16: British Prime Minister Boris Johnson carried out a reshuffle of his cabinet ministers on Wednesday, with...

U.S. condemns DPRK missile launches, calls for dialogue

U.S. condemns DPRK missile launches, calls for dialogue

Washington (US), September 16: The United States on Wednesday condemned ballistic missile launches by the Democratic People's Republic of Korea...

Security Council approves technical rollover for mandate of UN mission in Libya

Security Council approves technical rollover for mandate of...

United Nations, September 16: The Security Council on Wednesday adopted a resolution to approve a "technical rollover" for the mandate...

UN envoy calls for more int'l support to help maintain stability in Sudan's Darfur region

UN envoy calls for more int'l support to...

United Nations Sep 15: The top UN envoy for Sudan on Tuesday called for more international support to help maintain...

U.S. COVID-19 mandate plan wins support, doctor presses for children's vaccines

U.S. COVID-19 mandate plan wins support, doctor presses...

New York (USA) Sep 15: The U.S. federal government's latest COVID-19 vaccination mandates have won support in a recent poll...

U.S. trade coalition urges Biden administration to end "misguided trade war" as tariffs hurt businesses

U.S. trade coalition urges Biden administration to end...

Washington DC (USA) Sep 15: Americans for Free Trade, a coalition of more than 150 industry associations that are united...

Seoul, Washington eye closer ties in global supply chain, vaccine delivery

Seoul, Washington eye closer ties in global supply...

Seoul (South Korea), September 14: South Korea and the United States have agreed to maintain close ties in the goal...

New cases under 1,500 for 2nd day; infections in capital area at peak

New cases under 1,500 for 2nd day; infections...

Seoul (South Korea), September 14: South Korea's daily coronavirus cases stayed under 1,500 for the second straight day Tuesday as...

Climate change "single greatest challenge to human rights", says UN official

Climate change "single greatest challenge to human rights",...

Geneva (Switzerland), September 14: United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet on Monday named the climate change crisis...

LatAm forests key to environmental sustainability, food security: FAO

LatAm forests key to environmental sustainability, food security:...

Santiago (Chile), September 14: Forests in Latin America and the Caribbean are key to environmental sustainability and food security, said...

World Insights: Experts say Iran-IAEA agreement raises hope for nuke talks

World Insights: Experts say Iran-IAEA agreement raises hope...

Tehran (Iran), September 14: The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) and Iran reached an agreement on Sunday, in possibly an...

Japan's main opposition seeks discrimination-free society if gains power

Japan's main opposition seeks discrimination-free society if gains...

Tokyo (Japan), September 14: Yukio Edano, leader of the Constitutional Democratic Party of Japan (CDPJ), said the party sought to...

U.S. remains prepared to engage with DPRK after missile tests

U.S. remains prepared to engage with DPRK after...

Washington (US), September 14: The White House said on Monday that the United States remains prepared to engage with the...

Egyptian president, Israeli PM discuss bilateral ties, Palestinian issue

Egyptian president, Israeli PM discuss bilateral ties, Palestinian...

Cairo (Egypt), September 14: Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi and Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett discussed on Monday the developments of...

Moon expresses sympathy to Biden, American people on 9/11 anniversary

Moon expresses sympathy to Biden, American people on...

Seoul (South Korea), September 12: President Moon Jae-in vowed Saturday that South Korea will continue to contribute to the fight...

Indonesian tourist sites reopen following relaxed COVID-19 restrictions

Indonesian tourist sites reopen following relaxed COVID-19 restrictions

Jakarta (Indonesia), September 12: A number of tourist destinations in Indonesia on Friday reopened their doors in regions that have...

Multilateralism essential in global fight against terrorism, says French professor

Multilateralism essential in global fight against terrorism, says...

Paris (France), September 12: Multilateralism is the path to be favored and the United Nations plays an essential role in...

Trump Hints About Making Up His Mind on Possible 2024 Presidential Run

Trump Hints About Making Up His Mind on...

Washington (US), September 12: Former US President Donald Trump on Saturday hinted that he already decided about whether or not...