South Korea
| 27 Feb 2020 | 12:45

SEOUL (The Straits Times/ANN) - Even as the government goes all out to curb the spread of the virus, such as revising an infectious disease Act to fine people up to US$2,400 for refusing a virus test, and limiting the export of face masks to 10 per cent of the output, criticism of the Moon administration has grown.

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Politics
China (PRC)
| 27 Feb 2020 | 12:45

BEIJING (China Daily/ANN) – AI, 5G, robotics, blockchain, drones, cloud, big data ... all battle virus in novel ways, giving digital economy a new glow.

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General
India
| 27 Feb 2020 | 12:43

NEW DELHI (The Straits Times/ANN) - Witnesses said Delhi police, who were outnumbered, did little to stop the violence, mostly standing by while groups pelted each other with stones, and vandalised vehicles and property.

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General
Vietnam
| 27 Feb 2020 | 12:42

HCM CITY (Viet Nam News/ANN) - Though Vietnam’s economy will suffer in the short term from the novel coronavirus epidemic, the country’s drive to integrate into the global economy will continue to create plenty of new opportunities for trade and investment in the long run.

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General
Singapore
| 27 Feb 2020 | 12:41

SINGAPORE (The Straits Times/ANN) - Two patients from the Grace Assembly of God cluster, cases 49 and 73, were also discharged. 

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General
China (PRC)
| 27 Feb 2020 | 12:39

BEIJING (China Daily/ANN) – Key Party meeting calls for full vigilance in control, prevention tasks to avoid risks.

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General
Hong Kong
| 27 Feb 2020 | 12:39

SINGAPORE (The Straits Times/ANN) - Budget includes US$1,200 handout to each resident aged 18 and above, low-interest loans for small firms and tax cuts.

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Business
Vietnam
| 27 Feb 2020 | 11:32

HANOI (Viet Nam News/ANN) - On Valentine’s Day, Nguyen Van Tuan wanted to send flowers to his wife, but he didn’t.

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General
China (PRC)
| 27 Feb 2020 | 11:29

BEIJING (China Daily/ANN) – Short-term impact on growth will not hamper long-term fundamentals.

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Economy
China (PRC)
| 27 Feb 2020 | 11:28

BEIJING (China Daily/ANN) – The four-country initiative was established after 13 Chinese sailors were murdered in 2011.

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General