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China to create company blacklist as US trade war escalates

China announces to release a company blacklist, capping a week marked by rising Chinese threats of retaliation after the US blacklisted Huawei.

Trump slams CNN owner, suggests boycott of AT&T

'I believe that if people stoped using or subscribing to @ATT, they would be forced to make big changes at @CNN,' Trump says.

Trump calls London mayor ‘stone cold’ as he lands in the...

Trump has arrived in Britain with his wife Melania for a three day visit, and he blasts the London mayor calling him 'stone-cold loser'.

China warns students, academics about studying in the US

The education ministry reminds students and academics of the need to strengthen risk assessment before studying abroad.

Obamacare led to better cancer outcomes

A pair of studies have found that Obamacare led to an increase in early-stage ovarian cancer detections.

Hollywood version of ‘Akira’ gets 2021 release date

Hollywood's live-action version of the 'Akira' manga will soon be coming to the big screen in May 2021.

President Trump eyes August for a US-Japan deal on trade

‘Trade-wise, I think we will be announcing some things probably in August that will be very good for both countries,’ Trump says.

Trump strikes dovish tone on N. Korea, Iran

'I personally think that lots of good things will come with North Korea, I feel that. I may be right, I may be wrong, but I feel that,' Trump says.

Tehran says Trump’s ‘genocidal taunts won’t end Iran’

'Iranians have stood tall for millennia while aggressors all gone. Economic terrorism and genocidal taunts won't 'end Iran',' Zarif writes on Twitter.

Palestinians say not consulted on Bahrain conference

'We were not consulted by any party on the announced meeting to take place in Manama, Bahrain,' says a secretary general of the Palestine Liberation Organization.

Huawei case highlights the real US-China imbalance

Huawei and Meng Wanzhou may have credible arguments to make against US and Canadian authorities, but the real victory for them is in being able to make them at all.

US, China to observe market mechanisms on currencies

The issue of currency manipulation has become part of the ongoing talks to solve their trade confrontation, with the US pushing for a pledge by China to not devalue its currency.

Iran vows revenge on ‘mercenaries’ behind suicide attack

An angered President Hassan Rouhani vows revenge for Wednesday's attack, which targeted a busload of Revolutionary Guards in the volatile southeastern province of Sistan-Baluchistan.

Opposition suggestion on Jerusalem issue can bankrupt nation, says analyst

Suspending commercial, diplomatic commitments with the US can affect the Malaysian economy as the US is one of the highest contributors to the economy, academic Hoo Ke Ping tells Nurul Izzah.