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    Brazil to approve Chinese COVID-19 vaccine despite political row

    Agence France-Presse . Rio de Janeiro, Brazil | Updated at 12:20pm on October 21, 2020

    Brazil’s health minister said Tuesday the country would add the Chinese-made CoronaVac vaccine against COVID-19 to its national immunisation program, despite a political and diplomatic...

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    India returns detained Chinese soldier: China

    Agence France-Presse. Beijing | Updated at 10:52am on October 21, 2020

    India on Wednesday returned a Chinese soldier detained after straying across a disputed border where the two countries have clashed in recent months, China's army...

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    China did little to help resolve Rohingya issue: US

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 10:44am on October 21, 2020

    The United States has said China has done ‘very little’ to help resolve the Rohingya issue and for whom much more should be expected, considering...

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    Alibaba takes over China hypermarket giant SunArt for $3.6b

    | Updated at 11:18pm on October 19, 2020

    China’s e-commerce behemoth Alibaba has bought a controlling $3.6 billion stake in SunArt which runs hundreds of hypermarkets on the mainland for French shopping giant...

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    China economic recovery speeds up in Q3

    Agence Rrance-Presse . Beijing | Updated at 11:16pm on October 19, 2020

    China’s economy powered ahead in the third quarter, data showed on Monday, building on a strong recovery from painful coronavirus lockdowns, while the country’s crucial...

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    Can business prevent US-China relations from becoming fractured?

    Vladimir Terekhov | Updated at 12:00am on October 20, 2020

    The flood of events that has occurred recently affecting the politics of relations between the two leading world powers — the United States and China...

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    China rails at US after sanctions threat

    Agence France-Presse . Beijing | Updated at 09:49pm on October 19, 2020

    China on Monday accused the United States of ‘peddling arms’ and ‘interfering’ in other countries’ affairs after Washington threatened sanctions against any nation taking advantage...

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    Pakistan lifts TikTok ban

    Agence France-Presse. Islamabad | Updated at 07:55pm on October 19, 2020

    Pakistan said on Monday that it would lift a recent ban on the video-sharing app TikTok after assurances that ‘immoral’ content would be blocked. The...

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    India detains Chinese soldier in Ladakh

    Agence France-Presse . Srinagar | Updated at 07:48pm on October 19, 2020

    India said Monday that it had detained a Chinese soldier who strayed across the disputed frontier where the two countries are engaged in a months-long...

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    One-third of RMG export out of benefit: BGMEA

    Moinul Haque | Updated at 11:41pm on October 18, 2020

    More than one third of Bangladesh’s total readymade garment export to China still remained out of the coverage of duty-free benefit despite the country granting...