Ad72% of retail CFD accounts lose money.Open your desired position and start trading CFDs on the most popular stocks,forex,commodities and more.Associated PressTaiwan asks to join trade group, says China might interfereTaiwan has applied to join an 11-nation Pacific trade group, Cabinet officials said Thursday, setting up a potential clash with rival Beijing over the status of the island democracy. Taiwan’s application to join the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership might be disrupted if China, which applied last week, is admitted first, said John Deng, a minister without portfolio. The mainland’s ruling Communist Party claims Taiwan as part of its territory and says its elected government has no right to conduct foreign relations.
45m agoTennis-Murray makes first ATP quarter-final since 2019The 34-year-old Briton, who had hip surgeries in 2018 and 2019, has not been able to get back to the kind of form that helped him win three major titles and two consecutive Olympic singles gold medals in London and Rio de Janeiro. Murray, who has slipped to 113th in the rankings, showed glimpses of his old self on Tuesday when he rallied to beat world number 26 Ugo Humbert of France -- the highest-ranked opponent he has defeated this year. He then beat world number 66 Pospisil 6-3 6-3 to reach the last eight stage at an ATP tournament for the first time since winning in Antwerp in October 2019.
50m agoCanaries volcano blasts lava into the air as ash blankets areaLA PALMA, Spain (Reuters) -The Cumbre Vieja volcano on the Canary Island of La Palma shot lava into the air in loud bursts on Thursday morning while toxic ash blanketed the surrounding area. For a fifth day, lava flowing down the slopes of the volcano engulfed houses, schools and banana plantations, although more slowly than in previous days. Streams of black lava have advanced slowly westward since Sunday, incinerating everything in their path, including houses, schools and the banana plantations that produce the island's biggest export. headtopics.comRead more: Yahoo Singapore »
Covid-19: Vaccinated travel lane scheme extended to 9 more countries including US, UK and France; fewer tests required
SINGAPORE — The vaccinated travel lane scheme will be extended to nine more countries, after its successful implementation with Brunei and Germany, where travellers between Singapore and the two countries need not serve a quarantine order or stay-home notice.
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2 dead after man jumps from N.Y. building and hits another manPolice in Yonkers, New York, called it a tragic situation. The 25-year-old man who apparently jumped from the building struck a 61-year-old man below.
Gabby Petito's mother said the final text she received from her daughter's phone was 'odd' and concerning, according to search warrantIn the final text Gabby Petito's mom received from her daughter, the 22-year-old referred to her grandpa by his first name, which concerned her mom.
62-year-old woman among three COVID-19 deaths; 1,173 new local cases reported in SingaporeSINGAPORE: Singapore reported 1,173 new local COVID-19 infections as of noon on Tuesday (Sep 21), comprising 1,038 community cases and 135 dormitory residents. There were also three fatalities, bringing Singapore\u0027s death toll to 65. One - a 74-year-old man - died on Sunday. He 😥 If it was expected why care the numbers? Even 2000, 3000, live with it. Otherwise, please CB again, many already panic with HWR, ART requirements, snap work from home...so is it better close for 4 weeks again, mandatory work from home, stop dine in? 都是70歲以上老人家？
Missing US woman Gabby Petito confirmed dead in homicide: FBIWASHINGTON — The FBI on Tuesday (Sept 22) confirmed a body found in Wyoming is missing woman Ms Gabrielle
5 people arrested after fight at Jalan Sultan injures 19-year-oldSINGAPORE: Three men and two women have been arrested after a fight at Block 19 Jalan Sultan, where a man was found injured. The police said they were alerted to a fight at about 1.30am on Monday (Sep 20). “Upon police’s arrival, a 19-year-old man wa
Amnesty demands two billion Covid jabs for poorer worldLONDON — Covid vaccine manufacturers are putting profit before lives, Amnesty International said on Wednesday (Sept 22), as it demanded two billion doses for poorer nations by the end of the year.