South Korea said Sunday that it will invest one trillion won ($863 million) in the next 10 years to nurture the next-generation semiconductor sector.
South Korea to spend big on next-generation chip sector
Germany’s interior minister suggested that his country can’t build a 5G mobile network without Chinese tech giant Huawei, at least for now, intervening in an issue that has caused tensions between the US and its allies.
Minister: Germany needs China’s Huawei to build 5G network
The US Navy has declared transit of another one of its warships through the Taiwan Strait, even after a new US-China trade pact and the re-election of Taiwan’s anti-China president, in a move likely to irk Beijing.
US warship sails Taiwan Strait after new China trade pact, Taiwan election
Bangladesh has controversial plans to forcefully accommodate 100,000 Rohingya Muslim refugees on a flood-prone island, while more than 750,000 people are currently living in irregular, unsanitary, and crowded camps.
100,000 Rohyngyas refugees to move to flood-prone island in Bangladesh
The European Union (EU) has warned that if a trade agreement recently signed by the United States and China creates “distortions” in the market, it will challenge the deal at the World Trade Organization (WTO).
EU warns of WTO challenge if US-China deal harms businesses
India’s top court’s rejection Thursday of an appeal by wireless carriers to review $13 billion they owe to the government raises risks for lenders to the companies, according to UBS Group AG.
India’s banks face risk from $13b telecom dues, UBS says
The Taliban have offered a brief ceasefire to the United States, a move which could lead to the resumption of talks between the two sides and withdrawal of thousands of American troops from Afghanistan.
Taliban offer temporary ceasefire to US in Afghanistan
Avalanches, flooding and harsh winter weather has claimed lives of more than 130 people across Pakistan and Afghanistan in recent days, local officials say.
Over 130 killed as avalanches and floods hit Pakistan, Afghanistan
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif alarmed India about the threat posed by Daesh and called for Tehran-New Delhi alliance to strengthen the battle against the terrorist group.
Zarif in India: Let’s rebuild alliance against Daesh

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