US National Security Adviser Jake Sullivan said that what Joe Biden has said 'about there being no substitute for leader-level dialogue as a central part of why he held the summit with Putin yesterday also applies to China and to President Xi Jinping .'
AdJuristische Sensation - BGH erklärt Beitragserhöhungen für Privatversicherte als unwirksam (BGH Az. IV ZR 314/19)South China Morning PostHong Kong prosecutors questioned by magistrate after letting reporter from pro-Beijing newspaper walk on same charge pursued against RTHK freelancer
A reporter with a pro-Beijing newspaper in Hong Kong accused of making a false statement when accessing a government car registry has been let off the hook after prosecutors agreed to drop the charge on condition of a binding-over order. The prosecution’s decision stood in marked contrast to the justice department’s handling of a case last year involving an RTHK contributor accused of the same act, prompting Principal Magistrate Ivy Chui Yee-mei to question the difference in approach at Thursday
a day agoSouth China Morning PostChina’s C919 faces new hurdle after US-Europe aviation deal, but accord unlikely to be a ‘game changer’China’s efforts to carve out global market share for its narrow body C919 passenger plane face a fresh hurdle after the United States and the European Union (EU) agreed to a truce in their near 17-year conflict over aircraft subsidies, analysts say. The US and EU announced on Tuesday a five-year suspension of tariffs and plan to establish a working group to address “non-market practices” in other countries, most notably China. China has spent tens of billions of dollars to develop the C919 jet, headtopics.comRead more: Yahoo Singapore »
NDP to proceed but Mindef to review scale and safe management measures: Lawrence Wong
SINGAPORE — Even as Singapore moves back to Phase 2 (heightened alert) to curb a rise in community Covid-19 cases, the National Day Parade (NDP) will continue as planned with authorities reviewing how it will be conducted with safe management practices in place.
Putin and Biden face-to-face in GenevaBoth have said they hope their talks can lead to more stable and predictable relations, even though they are at odds over everything from arms control and cyber-hacking to election interference and Ukraine.
Biden tells Putin certain cyberattacks should be 'off-limits'US President Joe Biden told Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday (Jun 16) that certain critical infrastructure should be 'off-limits' to ...
Little warmth despite the heat at Biden-Putin summitDespite the soaring summer temperatures in Geneva on Wednesday (Jun 16), beyond the surface pleasantries there was little sign of personal warmth ...
Putin says satisfied with Biden explanation for calling him a 'killer'Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday that U.S. President Joe Biden had phoned him to explain why he had called him 'a killer' in March and that the explanation he had offered had satisfied Putin. Putin was speaking at a news conference after a summit with Biden in Geneva. Biden in an ABC News interview broadcast in March said 'I do' when asked if he believed Putin was a killer.
Biden tells Putin certain cyberattacks should be 'off-limits'GENEVA (Reuters) -U.S. President Joe Biden told Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday that certain critical infrastructure should be 'off-limits' to cyberattacks, but analysts said his efforts were unlikely to be more successful than previous attempts to carve out safe zones online. Biden wasn't explicit about which areas he wanted out of bounds, but spoke of 16 kinds of infrastructure - an apparent reference to the 16 sectors designated as critical by the U.S. Homeland Security Department, including telecommunications, healthcare, food and energy. 'We agreed to task experts in both our countries to work on specific understandings about what is off-limits,' Biden said following a lakeside summit with Putin in Geneva.
Putin did not commit to renew Syria cross-border aid access: US officialUS President Joe Biden did not secure a commitment from his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin, on Wednesday (Jun 16) to renew a UN cross-border ...