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China said Wednesday that it will levy sanctions against U.S. companies linked to a planned $8 billion sale of advanced F-16V fighter jets to Taiwan in a move that has further strained Sino-American relations. The U.S. should "immediately back away"...
LONDON, Aug. 21 (Xinhua) -- Companies in Britain will be automatically enrolled in an important customs system to trade post-Brexit, British Chancellor Sajid Javid announced on Wednesday. According to a joint announcement of British Treasury and Revenue & Customs, in...
A man walks past London Stock Exchange in London, Britain, Aug. 16, 2019. British gross domestic product (GDP) contracted by 0.2 percent in the second quarter (Q2) of 2019 compared with the first quarter, figures released Friday by the...
The hashtag, a ubiquitous sign that has dominated the Internet since 2007, was also popular in the Byzantine era, a group of archaeologists has discovered. The sign, alternatively known as the number sign, was engraved in a ceramic piece discovered...
BERLIN, (Xinhua) -- According to a report by Germany's Federal Ministry of Finance, the German government is assuming that Britain will leave the European Union (EU) without a treaty, German newspaper Handelsblatt reported on Thursday. Handelsblatt is quoting from the...
NEW YORK, Aug. 15 (Xinhua) -- Oil prices declined on Thursday, extending previous session's loss as investors continued to worry about possible economic recession. The U.S. Treasury yield curve temporarily inverted on Wednesday, with two-year note yields exceeding 10-year yields,...
Gibraltar has released the Iranian tanker Grace 1, according to the Gibraltar Chronicle. "Authorities in Gibraltar have released the Iranian supertanker Grace 1, which was seized on July 4 on suspicion it was shipping 2.1 million barrels of crude oil...
Facebook has paid contractors to transcribe audio clips from users of its Messenger service, raising privacy concerns for a company with a history of privacy lapses. The practice was, until recently, common in the tech industry. Companies say the practice...
BEIJING, Aug. 10 (Xinhua) -- China urged the UK to stop its interference in China's internal affairs and stop making random and inflammatory accusations on Hong Kong, a spokesperson made the remarks on Saturday. "I'd like to point out that...
LONDON, Aug. 9 (Xinhua) -- The British opposition Labor Party leader Jeremy Corbyn on Friday denounced as "unconstitutional" a no-deal Brexit if it takes place during an election campaign. Corbyn is concerned that his country could exit the European Union...

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