Chinese cities ease COVID curbs as virus keeps spreading

BEIJING, Dec 2 (Reuters) – Some communities in urban China where COVID-19 is still spreading are…

China set to loosen COVID curbs after week of historic protests

China allows home quarantine, cuts mass testing – sources According to a senior official, the virus…

Letter bomb injures one at Ukraine’s Madrid embassy, Kyiv ramps up security

MADRID/KYIV, Nov 30 (Reuters) – A security guard at Ukraine’s embassy in Madrid was injured on…

Clashes in Guangzhou as China tries to quell COVID protests

Demonstrators clashed with riot police in hazmat suits Approximately 27-43 protests were held in 22 Chinese…

Crypto lender BlockFi files for bankruptcy, cites FTX exposure

Filing is done a few weeks after FTX closes FTX Listed as BlockFi’s No. 2 Creditor…

Kim Jong Un says North Korea aims to have the world’s strongest nuclear force

SEOUL, Nov 27 (Reuters) – North Korean leader Kim Jong-un promoted dozens of military officers involved…

Vietnam’s VinFast ships first electric vehicles to U.S. customers

HAI PHONG, Vietnam, Nov 25 (Reuters) – Vietnam’s electric vehicle maker VinFast said on Friday it…

Beijing shuts parks, museums as China’s COVID cases rise

BEIJING, Nov 22 (Reuters) – Beijing closed parks, shopping malls and museums on Tuesday, while more…

Ukraine says Russians pounding frontline positions with artillery

LVIV, Ukraine, Nov 20 (Reuters) – Russian forces are shelling Ukrainian positions with artillery fire and…

UK’s Royal Mail says it will do whatever it takes to transform

Royal Mail approaches government for five-day letter delivery Says CWU will go ahead with changes despite…