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BEIJING (Bloomberg): China blasted former Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe for comments it saw as supporting Taiwan independence after he warned Beijing that any military crisis involving Taipei would draw in Japan and its US ally.
TEGUCIGALPA (Reuters) - Honduran President-elect Xiomara Castro and her party were awaiting results on Wednesday from tight legislative races to see if they would gain control of Congress, a day after her main rival conceded defeat in the presidential race.
AFTER a one-year hiatus, the Consortium of Indian Industries Malaysia’s (CIIM) Deepavali event was held in a carnival-like atmosphere.
SAO PAULO: Brazil’s state-controlled oil company plans to continue selling off its least profitable oil fields in 2022 and stick to market-friendly policies even as the country heads into an election year, with candidates debating its independence.
The singer and entrepreneur was named Barbados' 11th national hero as the country celebrated becoming a republic for the first time in history.
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BRIDGETOWN (Reuters) - Barbados ditched Britain's Queen Elizabeth as head of state, forging a new republic on Tuesday with its first-ever president and severing its last remaining colonial bonds nearly 400 years after the first English ships arrived at the Caribbean island.
BEIJING (Bloomberg): China sent the biggest sortie of warplanes toward Taiwan in more than seven weeks after a US lawmaker defied a Chinese demand that she abandon a trip to the island.
BRIDGETOWN (Reuters) - As Barbados prepares to form a republic and remove the British queen as its sovereign, some residents in the capital Bridgetown on Sunday acknowledged they remained confused about what the change means and how it will affect them.