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The 10-member Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) supports the Philippines’ bid for a peaceful resolution of its own territorial dispute with China.
POSTED |  05-03-2015
Australia on 5 March 2015 suggested a prisoner swap with Indonesia in an 11th hour bid to save two drug smugglers facing execution.
POSTED |  05-03-2015
Edward Snowden, the fugitive former US spy agency contractor, said he is not being offered a fair trial if he returns to the United States.
POSTED |  05-03-2015
The committee that awards the Nobel Peace Prize demoted its chairman on Tuesday ...
POSTED |  04-03-2015
US federal agents raided about 20 locations in three Southern California counties as part of an investigation targeting “birth tourism” schemes.
POSTED |  04-03-2015
The latest survey by US magazine Inc shows Hong Kong is falling way behind Shenzhen in the ranking of emerging start-up hubs.
POSTED |  04-03-2015
Self-driving cars generate a lot of headlines. But there’s already a new kind of car that’s completely changing the vehicle market.
POSTED |  04-03-2015
Indonesia officially ceased its search operation on 2 March 2015 for AirAsia flight QZ8501 ...
POSTED |  03-03-2015
Hundreds of police have formed a human chain around student protesters staging a sit-in after being blocked from marching to Myanmar’s biggest city.
POSTED |  03-03-2015
Drinking a few cups of coffee a day may help people avoid clogged arteries.
POSTED |  03-03-2015
The Boston debut of Shake Shack on 2 March 2015 fired another shot across the bow in the battle against burger giants in the US.
POSTED |  03-03-2015
An Australian business delegation to Indonesia planned for this month has been quietly shelved amid escalating ...
POSTED |  02-03-2015
A number of surveillance cameras around the Kremlin, close to where opposition leader Boris Nemtsov was gunned down on Friday, had been turned off.
POSTED |  02-03-2015
The number of Chinese farmers seeking non-agricultural work is slowing as more become reluctant to leave their hometowns.
POSTED |  02-03-2015
Converse is celebrating its Chuck Taylor All Stars and the people who’ve helped build their iconic status in its biggest marketing campaign ever for the sneakers.
POSTED |  02-03-2015
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China now the biggest source of foreign tourists to Boston
China now the biggest source of foreign tourists to Boston
A record number of Chinese tourists visited Boston last year, dethroning the United Kingdom as the No.1 source of overseas tourists.
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