Taiwan | Eva Airways fails to sign agreement with union, strike continues

Taiwan’s Eva Airways Corp. failed to come to terms with representatives of striking flight attendants on Saturday night, and will renegotiate with workers tomorrow, a union said.

Truce in US-China trade war as 2 rivals seek breakthrough

President Donald Trump and China’s Xi Jinping agreed to a cease-fire Saturday in their nations’ yearlong trade war, averting for now an escalation feared by financial

Vietnam, European Union sign free trade agreement

Vietnam and the European Union signed a free trade agreement yesterday opening opportunities to further boost trade between the euro bloc and one of Southeast Asia’s biggest

Trump becomes 1st sitting US leader to enter North Korea

With wide grins and a historic handshake, President Donald Trump and North Korea’s Kim Jong Un met at the heavily fortified Demilitarized Zone yesterday and agreed to

Offbeat | Fugitive ‘attack squirrel’ owner arrested in Alabama chase

An Alabama man who denied feeding methamphetamine to a so-called “attack squirrel” he considered a pet has been arrested on new charges. The Limestone County Sheriff’s Office

This Day in History | 1997 – Hong Kong handed over to Chinese control

Hong Kong has been handed back to the Chinese authorities - ending more than 150 years of British control. The British flag was lowered over Government

Life & Style | Sewing for sport: Handmade workout clothes make strides

If necessity is the mother of invention, then pending motherhood may have given Sarah Vander Neut a creative boost. The Aurora, Colorado, seamstress was pregnant

Surprising Sweden ousts Germany at Women’s World Cup

With Germany out of the way, Sweden believes it could win it all. Stina Blackstenius scored the go-ahead goal just minutes into the second half and

World briefs

factory activity contracted in June, adding to pressure on Beijing to shore up economic growth amid a costly tariff war with Washington. Tens of thousands of

The Buzz | Hong Kong braces for more protests on handover anniversary

More than 50,000 people rallied in support of the Hong Kong police yesterday as the semi-autonomous territory braced for another day of protests on the anniversary of the

UN chief warns Paris climate goals still not enough

U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres took his global message urging immediate climate action to officials gathered in the United Arab Emirates yesterday, where production of hydrocarbons remains

World Views | Trump-Xi deal may founder on a patent lack of trust

Is there any hope that the fast-decoupling U.S. and Chinese governments can resolve their trade dispute, and inject a bit of pep into the weakening global economy? Yes

Monday, July 1, 2019 – edition no. 3322

* Human capital needed to drive events sector growth * Ozone pollution worsens across Pearl River Delta * Dozens of Chinese investors have been swindled in a ‘golden visa’ scam in Portugal

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