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Beijing, China, Aug 31 - African leaders will gather in Beijing Monday for a summit focused on economic ties, granting China a feel-good photo opportunity as it comes under increasing fire for its debt-laden approach to aid in the developing world.
Tokyo, Japan, Aug 30 - Panasonic plans to move its European headquarters from Britain to the Netherlands later this year over concerns about potential tax issues related to Brexit, a company spokeswoman said Thursday. "We will move our European headquarters
Switzerland, Aug 28 - Nespresso maker Nestle on Tuesday said it has sealed a deal to market the products of US coffee giant Starbucks around the world, outside of its cafes. Swiss food giant Nestle, which also produces Nescafe instant coffee, had announced
Cape Town, South Africa, Aug 28 - British Prime Minister Theresa May on Tuesday pledged to prioritise investment in Africa as she started a visit to the continent to seek new trade deals during preparations to leave the European Union. "By 2022, I want
London, United Kingdom, Aug 27 - Prime Minister Theresa May will make a three-nation visit to Africa this week, her first to the continent since becoming British leader in 2016, aimed at boosting post-Brexit trade ties. May, joined by several ministers
Washington, United States, Aug 27 - Rom-com "Crazy Rich Asians" continued to sparkle in North America, topping the box office for the second weekend running, according to industry estimates Sunday. The Warner Bros. adaptation of Kevin Kwan's best-selling
WASHINGTON, United States, Aug 26 - The United States and Mexico are close to reaching a consensus over key issues stunting efforts to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement, officials from both countries said Saturday. The trilateral treaty,
San Francisco, United States, Aug 23 - Facebook on Wednesday said it has suspended more than 400 of thousands of applications it has investigated to determine whether people's personal information was being improperly shared. Applications were suspended
Beijing, China, Aug 23 - The United States slapped steep tariffs on another $16 billion in Chinese goods on Thursday, triggering a swift tit-for-tat retaliation from Beijing, even as negotiators from both sides seek to soothe trade tensions.The latest
Houegbo, Benin, Aug 22 - Garbage has never smelled so sweet for a small village in southern Benin since it opened a pilot waste treatment centre to turn household rubbish into gas - and cash. "Our trash has become gold. We no longer throw it into the