June 1 marks International Children’s Day, which is not merely an annual celebration for kids, but is also celebrated by a sizeable number of adults. Many netizens on social media have expressed willingness to join in Children’s Day celebrations, asking their close friends and family members for gifts! Some companies even give their employees a day off on this special occasion.
Low medical manpower coupled with surging demand see wait times of up to more than three years
Regularly using social media contributes to good mental health, an Australian study has found.
Hong Kong lagged behind its Asian neighbours in mental health policies, according to a study by the Economist Intelligence Unit which looked at mental health integration in 15 Asian-Pacific territories.
The U.S. ambassador to the United Nations warned that global food security depends on renewing the U.N.-brokered deal allowing Ukrainian grain exports, saying Tuesday t
The presidential National Security Council of the Republic of Korea (ROK) on Friday condemned the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK)'s "provocative acts" foll
A bird's-eye view of Xinjin district in Chengdu, Sichuan province. Xinjin district in Chengdu, capital of Southwest China's S
The Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) CEO Summit began on Thursday in Bangkok, Thailand, under the theme of "Embrace, Engage, Enable."Thai Prime Minister Prayut
You could be forgiven for feeling a little 'deja vu' in Madrid, as truckers and other transport workers took to the streets to express their anger on Monday. The 'Spani
Every weekend, Asia Pacific Daily will provide you with a run-down of the latest hot news.This week, the following hot news you should know:Top 1 | G20 Leaders' Summit
Enterprises listed on China's Nasdaq-style ChiNext board reported growth in both profits and revenues in the first three quarters, data from the Shenzhen Stock Exchange
Ghana's annual consumer inflation continued with an upward surge and hit 40.4 percent in October, the Ghana Statistical Service said Wednesday.Samuel Kobina Annim, the
U.S. manufacturing growth slowed in October, industry survey data showed Tuesday, remaining at its weakest level since mid-2020 on falling orders and as prices drop for
Konstantin Garibov, political scientist, honorary journalist of MIA "Russia Today".The 20th Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC) has consolidated the leading
A cease-fire agreement between the Ethiopian government and regional Tigray forces is "a welcome first step," which hopefully can serve as solace to millions that have
The People's Bank of China along with other five government departments issued a notice on Monday to give grace period to small and micro enterprises on loan payments t
Every weekend, Asia Pacific Daily will provide you with a run-down of the latest hot news.This week, the following hot news you should know:Top 1 | Crush kills at least
A summit focusing on the high-quality development of the traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) industry was held from Dec 15 to
Author: Prof. Engr. Zamir Ahmed Awan, Founding Chair GSRRA, Sinologist (ex-Diplomat), Editor, Analyst, and Non-Resident Fellow of CCG (Center for China and Globalizatio
Natasa Pirc Musar, a lawyer, won the second round of Slovenia's presidential election on Sunday and will become its first female head of state, preliminary results show
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
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