China asks Didi to delist from U.S. on data security fears – Bloomberg News

China asks Didi to delist from U.S. on data security fears - Bloomberg News

SHANGHAI, Nov 26 (Reuters) – Chinese regulators have asked top executives of ride hailing giant Didi Global Inc (DIDI.N) to devise a plan to delist from the New York Stock Exchange due to concerns about data security, Bloomberg News reported.China’s tech watchdog wants the management to take the company off the U.S. bourse on worries … Read more

U.S. invites Taiwan to its democracy summit; China angered

U.S. invites Taiwan to its democracy summit; China angered

A man cycles past a Taiwan flag in Taipei, Taiwan, November 16, 2021. REUTERS/Ann Wang/File PhotoRegister now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.comRegisterWASHINGTON, Nov 23 (Reuters) – The Biden administration has invited Taiwan to its “Summit for Democracy” next month, according to a list of participants published on Tuesday, a move that infuriated China, which … Read more

China downgrades diplomatic ties with Lithuania over Taiwan

China downgrades diplomatic ties with Lithuania over Taiwan

BEIJING/VILNIUS, Nov 21 (Reuters) – China downgraded its diplomatic ties with Lithuania on Sunday, expressing strong dissatisfaction with the Baltic State for allowing Taiwan to open a de facto embassy there and raising tensions in a row that has dragged in Washington.China views self-ruled and democratically governed Taiwan as its territory with no right to … Read more

‘Razor-sharp precision’: Russia hails anti-satellite weapons test

'Razor-sharp precision': Russia hails anti-satellite weapons test

The International Space Station (ISS) photographed by Expedition 56 crew members from a Soyuz spacecraft after undocking, October 4, 2018. NASA/Roscosmos/Handout via REUTERSRussia lauds weapons test targeting old satelliteU.S. officials, NATO and UK have condemned the testRussia denies test posed risk to orbiting spacecraftMOSCOW, Nov 16 (Reuters) – Russia said on Tuesday it had conducted … Read more

‘No going back’: Migrants tell of being trapped on Belarus-Poland border

'No going back': Migrants tell of being trapped on Belarus-Poland border

BIALYSTOK, Poland, Nov 10 (Reuters) – Syrian migrant Youssef Atallah feared he would die in the forest on the Polish border after being left without food or water in freezing cold, unable to breathe through his nose after it was broken by what he said was an assault by a Belarusian soldier.Now in the safety … Read more

Taiwan president confirms U.S. troops training soldiers on island – CNN

Taiwan president confirms U.S. troops training soldiers on island - CNN

TAIPEI, Oct 28 (Reuters) – A small number of U.S. forces are in Taiwan to train with Taiwanese soldiers, President Tsai Ing-wen said in an interview with CNN, confirming the presence of U.S. troops on the self-governing island that China considers its own.Tensions between Taiwan and China, which has not ruled out taking the island … Read more

Myanmar a no-show at summit after ASEAN sidelines junta boss

Myanmar a no-show at summit after ASEAN sidelines junta boss

Myanmar a test for ASEAN’s credibility – Thai PMMalaysia backs chair’s call on Myanmar representationU.S. security advisor meets Myanmar shadow govtMyanmar rejects ASEAN exclusion moveBANDAR SERI BEGAWAN, Oct 26 (Reuters) – A Southeast Asian summit started on Tuesday without military-ruled Myanmar, after its junta refused to send a representative following its leader’s exclusion for ignoring … Read more