North Korea calls Pelosi ‘destroyer of international peace’

SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea on Saturday called US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi “the worst destroyer of international peace and stability,” accusing her of inciting anti-North Korea sentiment and enraging China during her Asian tour earlier this week. Pelosi traveled to South Korea after visiting Taiwan, which had prompted China to launch military exercises … Read more

G-20 meeting may lead to wider divisions over war in Ukraine

WASHINGTON – Foreign ministers from the world’s largest nations are looking to address Russia’s war in Ukraine and its impact on global energy and food security when they meet in Indonesia this week. Yet instead of providing unity, the talks may well exacerbate existing divides over the Ukraine conflict. US Secretary of State Antony Blinken, … Read more

How China’s Shein became more valuable than H&M and Zara combined

Shein is a Chinese fashion e-commerce company that’s outperforming many of its competitors. Its reported valuation in April 2022 was $ 100 billion – more than H&M and Zara combined. Chinese e-commerce company Shein took the top spot as the most downloaded app in the United States in May, according to a report from intelligence … Read more

Australia, UK, US alliance to develop hypersonic missiles

The United States, United Kingdom and Australia have announced that they will work together via the recently created security alliance known as AUKUS to develop hypersonic missiles Town AAMER MADHANI Associated Press April 6, 2022, 4:48 AM • 4 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article WASHINGTON – The United States, United Kingdom … Read more

Biden to call China’s Xi to discuss Russia, economic issues

President Joe Biden will speak Friday with Chinese President Xi Jinping to discuss ongoing economic competition between the two countries and Russia’s war against Ukraine Town Associated Press March 17, 2022, 1:55 PM • 2 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article WASHINGTON – President Joe Biden will speak Friday with Chinese President … Read more