Malaysia’s former prime minister is charged with breach of trust

Malaysia’s former prime minister is charged with breach of belief

“IF YOU are listening to this message,” started the recording posted on the Facebook web page of Najib Razak, the Malaysian prime minister unseated in elections in May, “it means action has been taken.” The motion in query was Mr Najib’s arrest, on July third. After an evening in jail, he was charged with three […]

Australia’s states offer to make treaties with aboriginals

Australia’s states provide to make treaties with aboriginals

PATRICK DODSON was there on the day, 30 years in the past, that prime minister Bob Hawke promised aboriginals a treaty that will finally acknowledge their rights. At the time Mr Dodson was the supervisor of one of many many “land councils” that aboriginals had shaped in an effort to reclaim their conventional lands. He […]

The Thai cave rescue

The Thai cave rescue

TEN days after a flash flood inundated a 10km-deep community of caves in Thailand which 12 boys and their soccer coach had been exploring, the lacking crew was discovered alive by rescue divers. But the 13, who have been found 2km into the cave, are nonetheless unable to go away. The manner out stays flooded. […]

New auto tariffs would batter German carmakers

New auto tariffs would batter German carmakers

Straight outta South Carolina THE menace to Americans from immigration of the flawed kind is immense, in accordance with President Donald Trump. The listing of things he desires to discourage from crossing the border consists of objects in addition to individuals, and one particularly holds his consideration. In commerce phrases, he instructed Fox News on […]

Turkmenistan finds a novel solution to mass emigration

Turkmenistan finds a novel resolution to mass emigration

CITIZENS of Turkmenistan are positively allowed to depart the nation, its immigration service insisted in a press release in mid-April. The declaration got here in response to reviews that males underneath the age of 30 have been being prevented from boarding worldwide flights. But in current weeks reviews have begun rising once more of males […]

Japan is finally starting to admit more foreign workers

Japan is lastly beginning to admit extra international employees

WHEN Sakura no Mori hospital and care dwelling in Kawaguchi, 20km north of Tokyo, employed its first international employees six years in the past, among the sufferers would shout “gaijin” (“foreigner”) to summon them; others had been cautious of getting something to do with them in any respect. Today Verlian Oktravina, a 26-year-old Indonesian nurse, […]

Glencore faces a DoJ probe stretching from Africa to the Americas

Glencore faces a DoJ probe stretching from Africa to the Americas

IT EMERGED on July 2nd that Hollywood could make “The King of Oil”, a movie about Marc Rich, an American-Swiss commodities dealer who grew to become a fabulously wealthy fugitive from American justice. On July third Glencore, the agency based by Mr Rich, stated America’s Department of Justice (DoJ) had requested paperwork relating to its […]

Canada’s cannabis firms plot world domination

Canada’s hashish companies plot world domination

IT IS uncommon to see the phrases “Canada” and “world domination” in the identical sentence. The nation’s hashish producers need to change that. With an eye fixed on October 17th, the date on which leisure marijuana will develop into authorized, medical-cannabis companies have been increasing at dwelling and speaking up their international ambitions in a […]