Italian police on Monday arrested 68 people in a major operation targeting mafia suspects, who allegedly infiltrated one of Europe's largest migrant centers, authorities here said.
President Donald Trump’s promise to use existing funds to begin immediate construction of a wall on the U.S.-Mexico border has hit a financial roadblock, according to a document seen by Reuters.
By allowing local pension funds more latitude on investment, China has made a cautious but significant step to tackle the increasing challenges of an aging population.
Indonesia is now gearing up to welcome the repatriation of funds from its taxpayers deposited in foreign countries through the implementation of tax amnesty program with many of its agencies now prepare additional services to welcome the funds and possible investments at home to accommodate the funds.
MSCI Inc. isn’t usually a name that springs to mind when one thinks of the most powerful players in the global equity market.
The number of British property funds suspended after the country’s vote to leave the EU more than doubled on Wednesday, leaving over £18 billion ($23 billion) frozen in the biggest seizing up of investment funds since the 2008 financial crisis.
The Tokyo assembly accepted the resignation of Tokyo Governor Yoichi Masuzoe on Wednesday evening following his involvement in a fund scandal, with his departure coming into effect next Tuesday.
The resignation Wednesday of Tokyo Gov. Yoichi Masuzoe for his misappropriation of political funds has once again brought to the fore the inherent "wheeler-dealer" type of dealings that have plagued Japanese politics for decades.
Tokyo Governor Yoichi Masuzoe on Wednesday submitted a letter of resignation to the president of the Tokyo assembly and will step down from his post for his involvement in a funds scandal, the subsequent probe into which Masuzoe was unable to sufficiently account for with the assembly set to pass a no-confidence motion against him later in the day.
Tokyo Governor Yoichi Masuzoe apologized to the public Monday following the results of a probe into allegations he misused public money in violation of the political funds law, but stated that he himself had not intentionally done anything illegal although the funds may have been "misused."
As much as 300 billion yuan ($45.5 billion) in pension funds are expected to march into the stock market in August, as China's huge social security fund is closing up its hiring by June, Securities Daily reported on Wednesday.
Cyber thieves who stole $12 million from an Ecuadorian bank in 2015 routed the funds through 23 companies registered in Hong Kong, some of them with no clear business activity, according to previously unreported court filings and judicial rulings.
Russia on Saturday suspended participation in the UN-brokered Black Sea grain deal after what it said was a major Ukrainian drone attack on its fleet and civilian ships
China has welcomed the first foreign leader to visit the country since the conclusion of the 20th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC) — General Secr
The European Council president urged global powers Tuesday to intensify pressure on Russia over its war against Ukraine, including Moscow's biggest supporter, China, sa
Foreign Minister of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan on Saturday met with Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Foreign Affairs of Et
A mass of mostly young people celebrating Halloween festivities in Seoul became trapped and crushed as the crowd surged into a narrow alley, killing at least 149 people
At least 34 passengers were injured in a train derailment in South Korea's Seoul, The country's Yonhap news agency reported Sunday.The train with 275 aboard derailed ne
With the aim of developing into a world-leading high-tech zone, the Chengdu Hi-Tech Industrial Development Zone — whose growt
Author: Gustavo Ng, Chinese-descendant Argentine journalist and writer. Editor of DangDai Magazine. Author of ‘10,134 kilometers through China’ (Blossom Press).The Publ
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said the blast that hit Istanbul on Sunday was likely an act of terror."Although it is too early to confirm 100 percent, initial
Donald Trump on Thursday escalated his criticism of Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis, suggesting he views DeSantis as a potential challenger in the 2024 Republican presidentia
Prosecutors in Guatemala said Thursday they have found more possible pre-Hispanic artifacts during a search of the home of an American couple facing charges of smugglin
This year the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Forum will be held in Thailand from November 16-19.By Fabian PizarroAndrés Rebolledo was Minister of Energy between 2016
Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian on Saturday called on the United States to prove its "real will" in the negotiations aimed at the revival of 2015 Iran
Author: Ajith D Perera – Former Secretary General /CEO of Federation of Chambers and Commerce and Industry of Sri Lanka, Executive Secretary of APTA Chamber of Commerce
"China and Thailand are as close as one family", Chinese President Xi Jinping said when meeting with Thai Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha on Saturday in Bangkok, Thail
Author: Yaroslav Lisovolik, Program Director of the Valdai Discussion Club, RussaThe 29th APEC Economic Leaders’ Meeting will be held in Bangkok, Thailand, from Novembe
Chinese Ambassador for Disarmament Affairs Li Song on Friday blasted the newly released Nuclear Posture Review (NPR) of the United States.In his remarks at a plenary me
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The total value of intended deals made at the China International Import Expo (CIIE) 2022 has surpassed $4 billion, China Media Group reported on Tuesday.More than 1,10