Japan almost cancelled Brexit talks due to ‘high-handed’ letter| The Guardian

Japanese officials have reportedly accused Jeremy Hunt and Liam Fox of taking a “high-handed” approach towards a post-Brexit free trade deal, and briefly considered cancelling bilateral talks due to take place this week. Continue reading Japan almost cancelled Brexit talks due to ‘high-handed’ letter| The Guardian

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Singapore Budget 2019: $1.1b Bicentennial Bonus for Singaporeans, including GST Voucher cash payouts, Singapore – The Straits Times

SINGAPORE – To celebrate the bicentennial year, a $1.1 billion Bicentennial Bonus will be shared with Singaporeans, Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat said on Monday (Feb 18). … Continue reading Singapore Budget 2019: $1.1b Bicentennial Bonus for Singaporeans, including GST Voucher cash payouts, Singapore – The Straits Times

Video – The Other Korea: A sneak peek at North Korea’s friendly face (RT Documentary)

All we hear about North Korea are defectors’ spooky tales of a zombie regime. To see whether it lives up to the hype, RT’s Anna Knichenko takes us behind the Bamboo Curtain for the country’s seventieth anniversary celebrations. Join the … Continue reading Video – The Other Korea: A sneak peek at North Korea’s friendly face (RT Documentary)

Video – Pentagon Warns of Chinese Space Lasers | China News Headlines | China Uncensored

A new Pentagon report says #China and Russia have developed #laser weapons to target US satellites. Need a Space Force? Carnival in Italy has a massive Trump float. And China reaches out to Venezuelan opposition Juan Guaido. That and more … Continue reading Video – Pentagon Warns of Chinese Space Lasers | China News Headlines | China Uncensored

Head in the clouds at Yogyakarta’s clifftop tourist spot, Jurang Tembelan – Destinations – The Jakarta Post

Photo by Ikhsan Sugiarto on Unsplash The rainy season in Indonesia, which generally spans between November and March, can sometimes wreak havoc on travel plans, as rainfall could hinder … Continue reading Head in the clouds at Yogyakarta’s clifftop tourist spot, Jurang Tembelan – Destinations – The Jakarta Post

Support for Singaporeans and businesses are the key themes in Heng Swee Keat’s Budget 2019 speech, Singapore News – AsiaOne

SINGAPORE – Support for Singaporeans in the face of economic restructuring, opportunities for businesses to grow, and a caring and inclusive home for all. Mr Heng, … Continue reading Support for Singaporeans and businesses are the key themes in Heng Swee Keat’s Budget 2019 speech, Singapore News – AsiaOne