The Group of Seven (G7) leaders summit to be held this weekend in France may end without a joint communique due to wide gaps between member nations on trade and climate issues, Japanese public broadcaster NHK reported on Tuesday.
Japan has approved shipment of a
high-tech material to South Korea for the second time since
imposing export curbs last month, Yonhap News Agency reported
late on Monday, citing industry and government officials.
Japan has approved shipment of a high-tech material to South Korea for the second time since imposing export curbs last month, Yonhap News Agency reported late on Monday, citing industry and trade officials.
The images made you catch your breath. Under torrential rains and a canopy of umbrellas, thousands upon thousands of pro-democracy protesters defiantly -- but peacefully -- marched along the streets of Hong Kong on Sunday. China's regime has been trying to intimidate the protesters with credible, ominous threats that they could use brute force to put down the protests. Still, pro-democracy marchers turned out in astonishing numbers for the 11th week in a row.
China search engine operator Baidu Inc
reported better-than-expected quarterly revenue and
profit on Monday, as more people signed up for its video
streaming service, sending its shares up 8% in extended trading.
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