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Chinese-Canadian Businessman on Trial in China, Canadian Embassy Says

CN signals staff to return to work Wednesday

Montreal ranks as third most expensive city in Canada

Canadian inflation expectations bolster case for supersize rate hike

Canadian factory activity grows at slowest pace in 17 months

Rogers, Shaw start Canada antitrust talks over blocked C$20 billion merger

Former PPC candidate Chelsea Hillier ordered to pay nearly $100,000 in defamation case

The government-killing malaise of stagflation looms for the Liberals

Trudeau's true legacy — stoking the woke

Canadian airlines and airports among world's worst for flight delays over long weekend

Canada signs $20B compensation agreement on First Nations child welfare

Energy Firms in Canada Keep Spending Tight Despite High Prices

Russia Not Wishing US Happy Independence Day

Six Dead, 24 Wounded in Shooting at Chicago-Area July 4 Parade

Jeff Bezos clashes with Biden administration again over inflation

Joe Biden’s latest economic misstep leaves him looking painfully exposed

Akron Police Release First Body Cam Footage in 90-Round Slaughter of Jayland Walker

White House Report Card: Zogby says Biden ‘in real trouble’

U.S. drug distributors prevail in $2.5 bln West Virginia opioid case

S. Korea, Mexico mark 60th anniversary of friendship, sign MOU on development cooperation

Business Forum between Cuba and Mexico

Mexican President Obrador Suggests Dismantling Statue of Liberty if Assange Convicted in US

Sex work equals survival for some migrant women in southern Mexico

Biden, Trudeau to discuss free trade agreement in Mexico visit -Mexico president

Inflation in Mexico could reach its highest level in over two decades

Forecasters: Hurricane Bonnie Could Bring Flooding to Mexico

Samsung to invest $500 mln in Mexico, foreign minister says

El Salvador
El Salvador woman's 50-year jail sentence outrages abortion rights group

Nicaraguan police seize control of 5 municipalities ahead of elections, opposition says

NAB official investigating Panama Papers scandal and fake accounts cases transferred

Venezuela condemns Western arms shipments to Ukraine

Russia, Venezuela to Expand Oil Sector Cooperation, Working on Pact to Circumvent Western Sanctions

Colombia suggests top guerrilla leader killed in Venezuela

Activists sound alarm over loose dogs killing endangered turtles in French Guyana

“Corruption cost Colombia’s peace process $119M”

Renowned economist designated Colombia’s new finance minister

Duque will not welcome Maduro in Colombia for Petro's inauguration

Ecuador's finance minister to leave government - official

Ecuador: Ministry of Agriculture began the delivery of seeds, inputs and subsidized fertilizers

Ecuador's finance minister to leave government - official

Ecuador's economy and health ministers leaving government

Indigenous protests cost Ecuador $1 bn, central bank says

Peru's President: Over 33 million Peruvians have health insurance

Peru: 15 monkeypox cases identified in 5 districts across Metropolitan Lima

Peru: Spanish justice orders search and arrest of ex-judge Cesar Hinostroza

Peru: Around 78 million COVID-19 vaccine doses applied

Bolivia protects victims of gender violence and minors

UN women's rights committee publishes findings on Azerbaijan, Bolivia, Mongolia, Morocco, Namibia, Portugal, Türkiye and United Arab Emirates

Senate Approves Expenditure Authorizing Billions for Truck Drivers and Taxi Drivers

Army Admits Flaws in Weapons Tracking

Brazil Has to Invest More in Low-Carbon Agriculture, Says Brazilian Researcher Eduardo Assad

Brazil’s Lula says he will not tolerate threats against institutions

Metals melt down as recession fears overwhelm supply woes

The Bishops of Paraguay, Colombia and Venezuela gather for their Plenary Assembly: Synodality at the center

Argentina’s black market peso sinks on economy minister shake-up

Fernández and CFK chose Silvina Batakis as Argentina's new economy minister

Fernández taps Batakis as economy minister to tackle crisis

Markets react negatively to change of economy minister

Argentina's new economy chief sworn in, tries to calm nervous markets

Chile’s president receives draft of new constitution

Ensuring Dignity and Agency through Chilean and South Korean Food Market Models – Food Tank

Fog harvested in Chile

Proposed new Chilean constitution handed to president

Copper price below $8,000 as slowdown fears mount

Chile finalizes proposed constitution, final vote on Sept. 4

Kyoto's love-hate relationship with tourists endures as yen weakens

Chinese warship chases Russian frigate near Japan-controlled Senkakus

Celebrity and intense competition define Tokyo's Upper House race

Japan to launch survey on weight and dietary habits of young women

Climb every mountain: Japan’s female mountaineers scale new heights

LDP seen on track to win over 60 seats in Upper House poll

Japan’s secret to taming the coronavirus: peer pressure

Kumamoto marks two-year anniversary of deadly disaster

Typhoon Aere forecast to make landfall on Japan's Kyushu Island: JMA

N. Korea
N. Korea lashes out at strengthened S. Korea-U.S.-Japan security ties

Seoul rejects N. Korean report on virus spreading from DMZ area

North Korea says U.S.-South Korea-Japan agreement materialises U.S. plan for ‘Asian NATO’

S. Korea
Intense heat to grip the nation tomorrow...isolated showers for the daytime

Global credit appraiser S&P Global Ratings forecasts 5% inflation for S. Korea this year

S. Korea plans to nurture military professionals through AI, software education

S. Korea plans to provide 10 times faster Wi-Fi on subways by the end of the year

Seoul and Tokyo must work together to address tensions, Yoon says

S.Korea June inflation hits 24-yr high, fans expectations of big rate hike

Analysis: China casts giant shadow over emerging nations' chase for debt relief

1.7 Million Locked Down in China's Anhui Province

Macau Launches More COVID Testing as Infections Soar

Typhoon Chaba Weakens but Rain Continues

Economic Stability, Chinese Control Expected in Hong Kong for Next 25 Years

Chinese Tech Giants Push for NFT Regulation to Eliminate Speculation

Eastern China cities tighten COVID curbs as new clusters emerge

China plans $75 bln infrastructure fund to revive economy

As war in Ukraine heightens Taiwan fears, anxiety is stoked in Okinawa

Marcos vows to boost Philippines' grains output to avert food crisis

Vietnam targets 7% GDP growth this year: minister

​Vietnam minister proposes making middle school free next year

Temperatures to soar as heatwave begins in northern, central Vietnam this week

Thailand ends almost all travel restrictions — but one key rule remains

Thailand: Draft Prevention and Suppression of Torture and Enforced Disappearance Act

Taking on Cambodia’s “Lady Liberty”

‘The Man Who Fell to Earth’: How Cambodia’s Angkor Wat Temple Influenced Key Set Design

China pledges continuous support for Cambodia's economic development

Cambodia's e-commerce market value sees fast growth during COVID-19 pandemic

Report: Malaysian durian exporters warn of 'crisis' next year due to liquid nitrogen shortage

Breaking records: ‘Mat Kilau’ collects RM47m million in 11 days, set to be Malaysia’s highest grossing movie

Sarawak minister brands Tok Mat’s new MA63 proposal a ‘crazy idea’

Ahead of Aidiladha, Health Ministry sees all around increase in Covid-19 cases, deaths; hospitalisation up 22pc

Singapore urged to halt hanging of Malaysian drug trafficker

9 of 32 dams under development to be completed this year

Caution key for handling COVID case rate dynamics: ministry

Ministry mulls augmenting list of drugs used in JKN program

Govt mulling Russia's offer to develop nuclear energy in Indonesia

Govt promotes energy savings program to reduce energy crisis impact

China Urges Myanmar Junta to Hold Talks With Opponents

Chinese FM expounds on stance on Myanmar issue

Myanmar Military Atrocities Laid Bare in Gruesome Footage

Bangladeshs exports hit all-time high of over $52 bn in FY 2021-22

Bangladesh 7th saddest nation worldwide

Bangladesh has been haunted by a once-in-a-century flood. Now, the country needs international support

Over 100 dead as flood continues in Bangladesh

Nepali authorities concerned over rising illegal activities by Chinese nationals

Nepal extending ban on the import of 10 luxury items

LIC to invest Rs 80.67 cr in rights issue of its Nepal venture

Indian imposter who took over a family for 41 years

Tata Motors aims to sell 50,000 EVs in this fiscal yr

New Crypto Tax in India Reduces Trading Volume by 63% In Just Four Days

98% truck drivers don’t want family members to join their profession: Survey

UAPA invoked against 7 Amravati suspects; no bid to bury case: Cops

Eknath Shinde: Not born with a golden spoon but can’t a common man be CM?

Sri Lanka
Minister: Sri Lanka Struggling to Pay for Fuel Shipments

Sri Lanka Offers Fuel Quotas to Firms That Can Pay in Dollars

Central Asia & Middle East
India stops Kashmiri photojournalist from flying to Paris

‘Militant’ arrested from IIOJK turns out to be BJP member

Foreign plot: Maryam says Imran staged 'biggest drama' in Pakistan's history

Dua Zehra's age is between 15 to 16 years, says medical board

NEPRA jacks up power prices for Karachi again

Weather turns pleasant as first monsoon rain lashes several Karachi areas

Pakistan army chief tells military and ISI to stay away from politics

Different Narratives of One Event; Taliban Embassy in Pakistan Says the Man Killed at Torkham Was an Afghan National

British Council workers stranded in Afghanistan at ‘high risk’

Taliban Grand Meeting Did Not Lead to Breakthrough: HRW

Attack on a Convoy Carrying Taliban Forces in Western Afghanistan Wounds 20 People

Premiums surge 43% in Kazakhstan amid COVID-19 related challenges

70 kids die in road accidents in Kazakhstan this year

Kyrgyzstan’s big-dollar deal with newbie Chinese company raises questions

Bona fide businessmen to have VIP privileges in Kyrgyzstan

Tajikistan, Uzbekistan make deals with Taliban, but watch border warily

Tajikistan puts "somoni" coins of 2022 issue into circulation

Putin Arrives In Tajikistan For First Stop On Trip To Central Asia

Uzbekistan Says 18 Killed, Hundreds Wounded in Unrest

Uzbekistan president backtracks on constitution to defuse Karakalpakstan tension

Uzbekistan: Unrest-stricken region plunged into information blackout

Reporter’s Notebook: What’s behind Uzbekistan’s deadly unrest?

Georgia, Azerbaijan see surge in transit demand amid Russia’s isolation

Ex-Iran President's Daughter Charged With Propaganda, Blasphemy

Iran says nuclear deal still possible despite lack of progress in Doha talks

Weathering sandstorms, Iraqis grit teeth and battle on

Longest bridge in Iraq to be re-opened

UK, Japan to co-chair Iraq Economic Contact Group

Iran, Russia and Turkey mull joint car production as sanctions bite Moscow

Inflation in Turkey Rises to 23-year High of nearly 79% in June

Turkey halts Russian ship, investigates Ukrainian claims -senior official

Safadi conveys King’s greetings to Lebanon’s Aoun

Lebanese leaders slam Hezbollah for flying drones at Israeli gas rig

US Says Gunshot From Israeli Positions Likely Killed Al Jazeera Journalist

Israel's new prime minister is of Hungarian origin

Israel earmarks over $1 million for academic research into new food technologies

Bills on US visa-free travel, Tel Aviv metro nixed on last Knesset day before recess

Israeli lawmakers unite for one evening at wedding for MK Gafni’s granddaughter

Palestinians reject effort to 'conceal' truth in journalist death

PA blasts inconclusive American Abu Akleh findings; Israel irked over partial blame

Jordan: Negligence Caused Aqaba Chlorine Tank Explosion

Aqaba toxic gas leak case files referred to prosecutor general — interior minister

Inbound, outbound tourism to see spikes during Eid Al Adha — travel agents

Foreign workers who rectified legal status can now apply for work permit — Labour Ministry

602% jump in visitors to Oman

HM the Sultan issues two Royal Decrees

Qatar, US discuss efforts to revive Iran nuclear deal

Saudi Arabia
Saudi Arabia Welcomes Largest Hajj Pilgrimage Since Pandemic

Saudi welcomes 1 million for biggest hajj pilgrimage since pandemic

King Salman approves $5.32bn to help citizens affected by rise in global commodity prices

Legitimate fatwas reconfirm Islam’s flexibility, scholars tell Grand Hajj Symposium

Saudi housing ministry, Alwaleed Philanthropies, Sakan celebrate milestone

Hajj gathers global female faithful and their colorful cultural clothing

Iraq to Resume Mediation between Saudi Arabia, Iran ahead of Jeddah Summit

Yemeni troops launch campaign against Al-Qaeda

United Kingdom
Labour ready to fight Boris Johnson over effects of Brexit, says Keir Starmer

Rolls-Royce reveals site shortlist for first small nuclear reactor factory

£15bn deal for UK Power Networks collapses after owner lifts price

Approve a mini nuclear reactor or delay green revolution, Johnson told

British Airways cancelling July flights for 105,000 holidaymakers

‘I’d be better off on the dole’: The fuel protesters fighting for their livelihoods

British Army's Twitter, YouTube Accounts Get Hacked... to Promote NFTs

Should Scotland be an independent country?

Britain to be hotter than Mexico amid four-week 'July fry' weather

Invest More in Africa Adesina Urges Keen Irish Business Community

Portimão cruise ship project moves one step closer

Lisbon residents call for bars to close earlier

Police clamp down on drink drivers

29 flights cancelled in Lisbon today

easyJet boss resigns amid wave of cancellations

Protesters rally in Spain, Morocco over migrant deaths

EU’s Green Deal demands switch from fossil fuels to domestic metal production – report

Spain calls for return of face masks indoors as Covid cases rise

Spain Loot Box Regulation Efforts Face Resistance From Trade Group

Spain Introduces Responsible Gambling Initiative in Sign Language

Macron urges minority government to ‘hang in there’ after cabinet reshuffle

Chrysoula Zacharopoulou survives Macron’s cabinet reshuffle despite rape allegation

Macron reshapes French cabinet for tricky second term

ECB to discuss blocking banks from multibillion-euro windfall as rates rise

ECB to warn eurozone countries over crypto regulation

European Union to set up platform for Ukrainian reconstruction

Brussels Airlines to cancel around 700 flights over summer holiday

Dutch Farmers Protest Against Environmental Regulations That Will Put 30% Of Them Out Of Business

Netherlands' renewable energy share decreased in 2021, despite advances in field

Wirecard’s former top accountant admits forging documents for KPMG special audit

Scholz: Germany is sending the most Advanced Weapons to Ukraine

Germany's second-largest city is preparing to ration hot water as the Russia energy crisis escalates

Germany’s Union Head Warns of Collapse of Entire Industries

Copenhagen shooting: Gunman kill three for Denmark shopping mall

How gun control laws work in Denmark

Denmark questions CBDC function as trust anchor for digital money

Copenhagen mall shooting suspect remanded into psychiatric care

Jordan extends condolences to Denmark over victims of shooting

Austria supports Egypt's right to Nile waters, says FM

Austria funds 289 electric buses

International conference focusing on rebuilding devastated Ukraine kicks off in Lugano, Switzerland

Credit Suisse struggles with backlog of new wealthy client accounts in Asia

Metals set for worst quarter since 2008 on global downturn angst

Several dead after chunk of Alpine glacier strikes hikers in Italy

Italy declares drought emergency in 5 northern regions

Italy glacier collapse 'linked to' climate change: Draghi

EU ministers back 40% renewable energy target for 2030

Revealed: How Italy tried diluting EU car emission rules

Holy See
Pope ‘greatly disappointed’ over cancelled Africa visit

Pope Francis dismisses resignation rumours

Finland, Slovenia Hopeful for Kosovo Visa Liberalization

Ascent starts mediation process in Slovenian partner dispute

OECD urges Slovenia to curb inflation, introduce reforms

Slovenian state to buy all wheat produced domestically

Croatian Fuel Prices to Shoot Up Again Unless Government Intervenes

Foreign Office issues new travel advice for Brits heading to Portugal, Croatia, Jamaica, and Sri Lanka

Tensions rise in Montenegro over planned agreement with Serbian Orthodox Church

Finland, Slovenia Hopeful for Kosovo Visa Liberalization

Flynas launches first direct flights between Riyadh and Montenegro on July 28

Recent Covid spike particularly evident in young people and tourist areas, experts say

Wildfire burning uncontrollably in Amfissa; convent evacuated

For many, paying the rent is increasingly difficult

Thessaloniki bus drivers start rolling strikes

Lavrov: After the Mess Up in Bulgaria, our Embassy cannot Function Normally

Russia stopped issuing Tourist Visas for Bulgarians

History: How many Times were Diplomatic Relations between Russia and Bulgaria Severed

President Radev congratulated US President Joe Biden on July 4

Romania COVID cases nearly double in a week

Israel launches low-altitude air transport exercise over Romania

Romania ready to help victims of missile attack in Odesa region – FM Aurescu

Return of the big beast: in search of Romania's wild bison – in pictures

Romania aims to produce 90% of its natural gas requirements as Russia cuts supplies

Hungary's FM reiterates claim George Soros fueling migrant crisis

This Hungarian city may introduce the 4-day workweek

Slovakia Takes Over a Divided V4 after Hungary's Troubled Presidency

Czech PM: Our fighter jets will guard Slovakia's air space from Sept

Czech Republic
EU Presidency offers Czechs chance to transform their relationship with the EU

Czech Republic gets cross-platform TV audience measurement from Nielsen Admosphere

Czech Republic Presidential campaigns to be held on Polygon

Israel, Poland to restore relations strained by Holocaust restitution row

No party divisions on Poland's security says president

Senior official criticises EU handling of Poland’s Covid recovery plan

Polish museum founded in Switzerland 150 years ago saved from eviction threat

Polish wall no deterrent to migrants en route from Africa, Cuba via Russia

Zelenskyy Vows to Regain Territory After Russia Captures Lysychansk

Ukrainian Filmmaker Joins Ranks of Ukraine’s Armed Forces

Amid War, Ukraine High Schools Hold Improvised Graduations

Intercepted Biden Officials ‘Privately Doubt’ Ukraine Can Claw Back Lost Territories: Report

Bombs fly as firefighters struggle to supply beleagured Sloviansk with water

Over 10,000 residents of Mariupol imprisoned by occupiers – city council

UN chief regrets Ukraine conflict keeps out focus on climate action

Putin Declares Victory in Ukraine’s Luhansk Province

Seoul, Washington discuss Russian oil price cap

Economist’s arrest ends last vestige of liberal influence in Putin’s Russia

Russia bets on beneficial relationship with Latin American countries

Kremlin slashes spending by £24bn as West's sanctions batter Russia

Putin orders troops deeper into Ukrainian territory after capturing Lysychansk

China will soon Take Over 90% of the Russian Electronics Market

Russia comments on UN Security Council expansion prospects

Georgians rally to support EU membership bid

Lithuanian PM, EU Commission chief discuss support for Ukraine

Latvia and Estonia to jointly procure air defence systems

Sutt: Role of Estonia's honorary consuls during war increasingly important

Estonia's leaders wish US a Happy Fourth of July

Statistics Estonia: May's industrial production growth remains slow

Policy, Guns and Money: Estonia's former president on the war in Ukraine

Finland and Sweden complete NATO accession talks

Finland slashes bear hunting quota by one third, 20 fewer permits in North

Finland to update transgender rights law in autumn

Russia issues warning to Finland against establishing NATO base along its border

Oil Updates — Crude slips on recession fear; Planned strike could cut Norway's gas output

Norwegian oil and gas workers start strike, cutting output

Egypt In-Focus — Suez Canal’s revenues rise 20.7%; efforts on to develop sustainable transport sector

Egypt's best national parks span deserts, mountains and Red Sea reefs

Egypt: First electrified light rail transit system begins operations

Bid tabled for 90% stake in Egypt dairy group Domty

Egypt Seeks Wheat in Private Talks, Marking Shift From Tenders

Family of activist jailed in Egypt urge Liz Truss to pressure counterpart

Libya protests planned over power cuts, political deadlock

UN rights mission finds ‘probable’ mass graves in Libya

Three Tunisian judges' unions suspend strike started a month ago - statement

Algeria’s revolutionary history is tarnished by its regime

Report: Africa's 'Human Conveyor Belt' Reroutes through Algeria

Timetable not only snag facing 1000 MW solar power hopefuls

Algeria Says It's Agreed Hike in Gas Prices With Three Partners

UN Security Council Publishes Moroccan Ambassador's Response to Algerian Peer

POLISARIO denounces Moroccan obstructionism preventing UN Envoy from visiting occupied Western Sahara

IMF Approves $216 Million Credit for Senegal

World's largest civilian hospital ship in port in Senegal

Guinea-Bissau court overturns convictions of alleged drug kingpins

Guinea halts Simandou iron ore project again

Liberia: Pres. Weah Renews Commitment with The United States in Defense of Democracy, World Peace

Liberian Registry Experiences Quality Growth with Fleet Growth

Ghana Tourism Authority to shut down hospitality facilities without licences in Volta and Oti Regions

IMF bailout: BoG needs $3bn to shore up cedi

Development Bank of Ghana must support private sector with long-term credit - Akufo-Addo

ECOWAS Lifts Sanctions Against Mali

Firefinch accelerates new mine plan for Morila Gold Mine in Mali

Buhari Defends Record as Nigerians Endure Hardship, Insecurity

Gunmen Abduct Two Catholic Priests

Niger government suspends mining activities after deadly attack at Shiroro mine

Allen Onyema: Alleged co-conspirator of Air Peace CEO pleads guilty to $20m bank fraud

Primate Ayodele predicts outcome of presidential elections, issues warnings

Top General Says Military to Leave Sudan Political Talks

Sudan's Burhan says army plans to make way for civilian government

South Sudan
South Sudan: Fulfil past Universal Periodic Review commitment to develop a human rights agenda

Ethiopia: Amid Dire Fuel Shortage, Addis Abeba Trade Bureau Confiscates Eight Fuel Trucks

A new hope for Somalia and its allies

Foreign Banks Issued Licenses In Somalia For The First Time

Somalia's drought leaves nearly a million desperate with hunger

Kenyans Urged to Eat Other Foods Amid Maize Flour Crisis

Coast residents urged to join Kenya Kwanza

Tetu Constituency Where No MP Has Been Re-Elected Since 1988

Smuggled ethanol pours Kenya's revenue down the drain

Kenya Economy Grew by 6.8% in 1Q 2022

Ugandan teachers end strike after meeting President Museveni

Govt to pay Shs6b per 1km of oil road

Congo, DR
DRC: Mass Grave Found in ADF Camp Near Ugandan Border

Africa: How Power in Angola Is Wielded By One Man

DRC-Rwanda tensions undermine peace efforts in the region

WHO's Emergency Preparedness and Response Projects to roll out in Tanzania

Tanzania signs $900m railway construction deal with Turkiye firm

After 40 years, rhinos return to Mozambique

Zimbabwe: Finance Minister Ncube Refuses to Make Public $3.5bln White Farmers' Deal

The deadly quest by Zimbabwe’s poorest for a few grams of golden hope

Zimbabweans return to uncertain future

EU plans hydrogen deal with Namibia as it pulls away from Russian energy

Fitch Downgrades Two Namibian Utilities to 'BB-'/Stable on Sovereign Downgrade

A technology investment fund would accelerate Namibia's development

South Africa
South African President Calls on Communities After Tavern Deaths

Are South Africa's Pesticide Rules Outdated?

South Africa: Power Utility Plans More Power Cuts as Generation Capacity Struggles

South Africa: Our Nation Mourns the Young Lives Lost in the Enyobeni Tavern Tragedy

South African companies urged to be more active in bidding for UN tenders

Border heavy lifting remains military responsibility, with border guards at and around ports of entry

Migration and world peace highlighted by top SA government appointees

Australia to Boost Military Aid to Ukraine

Tens of thousands told to evacuate flooded Sydney suburbs

Australia: Floods in Sydney leave roughly 30,000 facing evacuation

Iron ore price tumbles as China’s demand outlook darkens

New Zealand
Dinosaurs Likely Inhabited Earth's Cold Polar Regions Even During Triassic Period, Research Says

New Zealand business confidence down due to high costs, interest rates

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