◆201110 Nikkei Asian Review https://s.nikkei.com/3ke5Smw
Global expansion of China's Goldwind set aloft by low-cost ...
GUANGZHOU -- China's top wind turbine maker Goldwind is shifting its international ambitions into high gear, with rising ... The company, formally Xinjiang Goldwind Science & Technology, announced in July a 100MW project in southern ...
◆201110 Bloomberg https://bloom.bg/3n8JpZN
U.S. Goes Nuclear to Compete With Russia, China in Europe’s East
Westinghouse, which was one of the leading nuclear industry suppliers in the U.S., went bankrupt in 2017 as it faced billions in potential liabilities related to domestic projects in Georgia and South Carolina. After the South Carolina project was ...
◆201110 Financial Times https://on.ft.com/3ncKjEu
US consortium revives plan for Welsh nuclear power plant
Dan Brouillette, US energy secretary, confirmed last month that his government was very interested in “the potential in the UK and the Horizon project”. The Trump administration has long urged Britain not to do nuclear deals with China. ...
◆201110 Forbes https://bit.ly/3pfTHt6
Joint Korean-Australian Project Targets China’s Rare Earth Control
A joint South Korean-Australian mineral processing research project is showing potential to eat into China's ... (used in specialty steel), rare earths, and hafnium (used in nuclear power station control rods), as well as titanium and uranium.
◆201110 BCFocus https://bit.ly/3naGXC5
See China on the map of how India is surrounded by the rail ...
In addition to building an air base 130 kilometers from the Indian border, China is extending the Tibet Sichuan railway line project to Linzhi. The average speed of trains on this railway line will be 200 km / h. In such a situation, China can also ...
◆201110 Nikkei Asian Review https://s.nikkei.com/2Imz0e4
Philippines' GDP slump eases to 11.5% in Q3
MANILA -- The Philippine economy shrank 11.5% in the third quarter from a year earlier, easing from a record contraction which plunged the Southeast Asian nation into its first recession in three decades. The July-September gross domestic ...
◆201110 ING Think https://bit.ly/3eHwGKC
Philippines: 3Q GDP contracts by 11.5% with households still sidelined by Covid-19
Philippines: 3Q GDP contracts by 11.5% with households still sidelined by Covid-19. Philippine 3Q GDP fell by 11.5%, worse than what the market had expected and with almost all sectors posting negative growth. Shutterstock.
◆201110 Private Equity Wire https://bit.ly/3eL7cw8
KKR sees significant Philippines investment opportunities ...
KKR believes the Philippines' stable currency and strong level of foreign reserves, its focus on keeping inflation low, and the introduction of reform programs aimed at improving the investment climate are additional characteristics that drive the ...
◆201110 The Diplomat https://bit.ly/38pf0SZ
The Challenges Facing US-Indonesia Relations Post-Trump
China has granted significant support to the Association of Southeast Asian Nations to address the pandemic, while promising to be a close partner in the region's slow economic recovery from the contagion. Beijing's approach to Indonesia ...
◆201110 Times Now https://bit.ly/3lhgqT8
India, Philippines step up defence engagement: Wary of China, New Delhi is looking east again
However, given the ongoing territorial disputes that several ASEAN nations including Philippines, Indonesia, Malaysia and Vietnam have with Beijing in the highly strategic South China Sea, the latest agreement with the Philippines assumes ...
◆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.
◆201108 TechCrunch Japan https://tcrn.ch/2U4v1oV
Amazon（アマゾン）はインド南部のテランガーナ州に約28億ドル（約2890億円）を投資して、新しいAWSクラウドリージョンをかいせする。この話はインド時間11月6日に、とあるインドのトップ政治家によって明らかにされた。 この投資 ...
◆201108 TIME https://bit.ly/35azgG2
How a Joe Biden Presidency Could Change U.S.-India Relations
“Biden and Harris recognize that Kashmir is an issue that has no military solution and that it must be resolved through dialogue between the Kashmiri leadership, India and Pakistan,” says Ghulam N. Mir, President of the World Kashmir ...
◆201108 Anadolu Agency https://bit.ly/3pfF4pN
Pakistan marks 144th birth anniversary of poet Iqbal
Jinnah returned to India in 1936 and became the president of the All India Muslim League, the founding political party of Pakistan. Iqbal died on April 21, 1938, in Lahore. Influenced by Sufi scholar Rumi. Iqbal produced literary works in Persian ...
◆201108 Deutsche Welle https://bit.ly/3mWtwFI
Pakistan: Thousands urge cutting ties with France over defense of prophet cartoons
Prime Minister Imran Khan has said that Europeans have shown a lack of understanding for the fact that Islamic tradition explicitly forbids such images. Demonstrators also took to the streets last week in Pakistan, Lebanon, Turkey and India to ...
◆201108 The Express Tribune https://bit.ly/32k3X9K
'Friend of Pakistan' Biden could mend soured bilateral relations
India has enjoyed diplomatic leverage under the Trump administration. Its hostile narrative towards Pakistan since the last Indian elections, and the unilateral annulment of Article 370, revoking Kashmir's special autonomy, relatively went ...
◆201108 South China Morning Post https://bit.ly/2GDdQYs
India-China military stand-off: a new front looms in Gilgit-Baltistan
With the prospect of a brutal winter war between China and India hanging over the Himalayas, attention turns to an isolated ... Kashmir; Gilgit-Baltistan, which faces being sucked into a two-front war, has long been fiercely loyal to Pakistan.