◆201220 The Japan Times https://bit.ly/2Wu2P03
No 'negative' news: How China censored the coronavirus
7, China's powerful internet censors experienced an unfamiliar and deeply unsettling sensation. They felt they were losing control. The news was spreading quickly that Li Wenliang, a doctor who had warned about a strange new viral outbreak ...
◆201220 Nikkei Asia https://s.nikkei.com/38kx2nM
China says it tailed US warship in Taiwan Strait
China, which claims democratically-run Taiwan as its own territory, has been angered by stepped-up U.S. support for the island, including arms sales and sailing warships through the Taiwan Strait, further souring Beijing-Washington relations.
◆201220 Nikkei Asia https://s.nikkei.com/37ApbDy
Japan to help build giant methane production plant in China
TOKYO -- Japan and China will launch a joint project to create one of the world's largest methane production facilities in northern China that reuses carbon dioxide and surplus hydrogen, Nikkei has learned. The two countries hope to establish ...
◆201220 Business Mirror https://bit.ly/3h2k4ig
Beyond power plants, nuclear tech has various peaceful ...
The various contributions of nuclear researches in the Philippines were discussed during the recent 48th Atomic Energy Week virtual celebration. Sen. Nancy Binay said in her video message that nuclear and radiation research products has far- ...
◆201220 Saurenergy https://bit.ly/3h4dnw7
Masdar and PT PJBI form joint venture to drive development of ...
The Cirata project marks the UAE's first investment in Indonesia's renewable energy sector, and will contribute to the nation's sustainable development.” The Cirata ceremony also celebrates the significant progress made this year on the project, ...
◆201220 Jakarta Globe https://bit.ly/37zMttd
Indonesia Can Help US and China Find Common Ground: FPCI
Foreign Policy Community of Indonesia, or FPCI, urged Indonesia to play a more active role in helping the US and China find ... "It would be great for the US and China to work on a project. ... For example, they can work in North Korea, where China has a lot of influence and added to the US's interest in nuclear issues.
◆201220 EurAsian Times https://bit.ly/38kuE0i
How Vietnam 'Rescued' India From An Impending US Attack ...
The seventh fleet was led by the 75,000-ton nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS Enterprise along with guided-missile cruiser USS King, guided-missile destroyers USS Decatur, Parsons and Tartar Sam, and amphibious assault ship USS ...
◆201220 VnExpress International https://bit.ly/2KCgkrM
Tropical depression might strengthen into storm off southern Vietnam
Photo courtesy of the National Center for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting. A tropical depression has been formed in the waters off southern Vietnam and may evolve into a storm within Sunday, experts say.
◆201220 ThaiExaminer.com https://bit.ly/2J5Urk9
Thailand in direct trade talks with 12 Indian states which could ...
Thailand in direct trade talks with 12 Indian states which could also boost the tourism industry here in 2021 ... into the kingdom's economy particularly with the government's ambitious Eastern Economic Corridor project in Rayong, Chonburi and Chachoengsao. The Chairman of the Thai-Indian Business Association, Satish Sehgal, has welcomed moves by Thailand to pursue separate free trade ... Rice price spike but drought conditions to recede – security concern for the Mekong river.
◆201220 Times of India https://bit.ly/38pmgwF
Japanese Embassy shares first photos of Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train project
The Embassy of Japan in India on Friday shared the first official photos of the E5 Series Shinkansen. The MAHSR, also known as the Bullet Train Project, has been sanctioned with a target to be completed by 2023.
◆201220 Taiwan News https://bit.ly/3p5D3vl
China's new dam in Tibet concerns India
India also worries the dam will give China more bargaining chips for its border conflicts, which have exacerbated in recent months in India's Ladakh region. ... in New Delhi, responded with a statement saying that, “Any project will undergo scientific planning and demonstration with full ... of South Asia's mightiest rivers, including the Indus, Ganges, Brahmaputra, Irrawaddy, Salween, Yangtze, and Mekong.
◆201220 DAWN.com https://bit.ly/38kpd1t
CM rejects objection over Gwadar fencing project
Editorial: Modi and his cohorts would be well-advised not to try another stunt like the Pulwama affair. The message to India must be clear: any aggression against Pakistan will not be tolerated, it will defend itself fully.