◆201106 BUSINESS INSIDER JAPAN https://bit.ly/38dNlEs
◆201106 Nuclear Engineering https://bit.ly/3k30PFl
Critical moment for China
China has been building the world's biggest nuclear power plants, but as Jeremy Gordon asks, is it storing up the world's biggest ... “It is unsafe to see another nuclear project coming and besieging us,” one resident told state-run Global Times.
◆201106 Heritage.org https://herit.ag/366c2QE
Peering Behind China's Nuclear “Great Wall of Secrecy”
China's nuclear “Great Wall of Secrecy” threatens to further destabilize the global security environment and risks miscalculation during a crisis. The United States and its allies must persist in efforts to pressure China to negotiate, and recognize ...
◆201106 Asia Times https://bit.ly/3mTRSA3
A vote for Suu Kyi is a vote for China in Myanmar
That, critics say, has been most glaring in her position on the China-backed, multi-billion dollar Myitsone dam. She opposed the unpopular mega-project, designed to export 90% of its power to China, on environmental grounds before entering ...
◆201106 Project Syndicate https://bit.ly/3l4c95r
The US Must Accept China's Rise by Daniel Gros
The US is haunted by the specter of a technologically dominant China – and keen to ensure it never materializes. And yet, given China's fundamentals, there is little the US could do to hamper, let alone arrest, its progress. BERLIN – Elections ...
◆201106 NNA ASIA https://bit.ly/3p13SBB
南シナ海の資源開発、早期再開を＝エネ相 フィリピン・天然 ...
◆201106 NHK WORLD https://bit.ly/3eukJYC
Indonesia falls into recession
Indonesia has fallen into a technical recession for the first time in over two decades, as the impact of COVID-19 continued to take a toll on the economy. Officials say Indonesia's gross domestic product shrank by about 3-and-a-half percent ...
◆201106 Anadolu Agency https://bit.ly/3euvnP0
Philippines: Some 8000 killed in Duterte's drug war
At a news conference, Chief of Philippines National Police Camilo Pancratius P. Cascolan said over 234,000 operations were conducted since July 2016 during which more than 357,000 suspects were arrested and some 8,000 others were ...
◆201106 Big News Network https://bit.ly/3na3SO7
Philippines: South China Sea Exploration Can Proceed ...
While Indonesia does not regard itself as a party to the South China Sea dispute, Beijing claims historic rights to parts of that sea overlapping Indonesia's EEZ. Reported by BenarNews, an RFA-affiliated online news service. Drake Long in ...
◆201106 CNN Philippines https://bit.ly/2I0AbA8
Biden-led US likely to uphold PH arbitral win in South China ...
Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, November 6) — The Philippines is expected to continue to enjoy the United States' support in its stake in the West Philippine Sea even if a new American president emerges from this week's elections, the ...
◆201106 Nikkei Asian Review https://s.nikkei.com/2TVyZjG
Five things to know about Myanmar elections and Aung San ...
YANGON -- Myanmar will hold general elections on Nov. 8, when de facto leader State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi and her ruling National League for Democracy will be tested for the first time since their landslide electoral victory in 2015.
◆201106 Nikkei Asian Review https://s.nikkei.com/354oQYu
Thailand latest: Protesters set to stage 'biggest march' on ...
Thailand's government faces a persistent protest movement that is bringing thousands into the streets to call for the resignation of Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha and his cabinet, constitutional changes drafted by representatives of the ...
◆201106 The Mainichi https://bit.ly/2GxnjAy
Cambodia's prime minister in quarantine after Hungarian meet
PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) -- Cambodia's Prime Minister Hun Sen and four Cabinet ministers were in quarantine Thursday after they met with Hungary's ... Later that day, Szijjarto traveled to Thailand, where he tested positive on arrival.
◆201106 NHK WORLD https://bit.ly/364x5Tw
Vietnam wary of China's possible weapons use
Vietnam's foreign ministry has expressed concern about legislation drafted by China that would allow Beijing's coast guard to use weapons in waters it considers to be under its jurisdiction. A deputy spokesperson for Vietnam's foreign ministry ...
◆201106 Voice of America https://bit.ly/3k13yz1
Cambodia Must End Legal Attacks on Media, Rights Groups Say
Cambodia-based news organizations have faced a growing number of legal attacks since 2017, when the government dissolved the only opposition party, harassed local nongovernmental groups, and forced the closure of independent media ...
◆201106 ThePrint https://bit.ly/3n3sxDX
India plans big push for Myanmar ties as neighbour heads for election this week
Myanmar is a key country for India as part of the Modi government's 'Neighbourhood First' policy even as Nay Pyi Taw continues to balance its strategic and trade ties with both New Delhi and Beijing. With China's influence increasing manifold ...
◆201106 Radio Free Asia https://bit.ly/36aCatC
200 Chinese Sent Back From Laos After Trying to Cross the Border Without Papers
1, Laos launched a fast-track entry policy for travelers from China, relaxing controls on the Boten Gate, a northern border crossing ... China is Laos' largest foreign investor and aid provider, and its second-largest trade partner after Thailand.
◆201105 The Edge Markets MY https://bit.ly/3jZDnZJ
Mega First says its hydropower project in Laos has ...
KUALA LUMPUR (Nov 4): Mega First Corp Bhd said its 80% subsidiary Don Sahon Power Company Ltd (DSPC) has received a certificate from the government of Laos confirming that the Don Sahong hydropower project has commenced ...
◆201105 Ship Technology https://bit.ly/2I2k2tA
APSEZ front-runner to develop Sri Lanka's Colombo port terminal project
The project is being jointly developed by Sri Lanka, India, and Japan. Last week, Sri Lanka Port Authority commenced operations at parts of the East Container Terminal that were constructed.
◆201105 BCFocus https://bit.ly/2JzJmHX
Pakistan News: Imran Forced To Take Action Against ...
The town of Turbut became the headquarters of the South Frontier Corps. Pakistan to install PoK railway lines to circle India, approves $ 6.8 billion project. The attacks did not stop despite the formation of a special force
◆201105 The New Indian Express https://bit.ly/36440aN
UN adopts resolutions sponsored by India
The United Nations General Assembly has adopted two resolutions sponsored by India which call to reduce risk of nuclear accidents and prohibition on the use of such weapons. Share Via Email. Published: 05th November 2020 10:04 AM ...
◆201105 Times of India https://bit.ly/3jXcYLV
Rs 1,810 crore HP hydel project to boost plan to clean northern air
NEW DELHI: The government on Wednesday approved Rs 1,810 crore investment for the first stage of Luhri hydel project on Sutlej in Himachal Pradesh, a move that will help north India breathe easy by boosting clean power supply to the ...
◆201105 Times of India https://bit.ly/32foNaj
MP: Rail project awaiting CMO nod
I would continue to pursue the DPR approval matter with the CMO,” said Godse. Download. The Times of India News App for Latest City News. Subscribe. Start ...