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China slams US plan to sell warships to Taiwan

China slams US plan to sell warships to Taiwan

BEIJING — China’s Defence Ministry expressed anger yesterday after the United States House of Representatives agreed to authorise the sale to Taiwan of four secondhand US...

SPH REIT reports Q2 DPU of 1.39 cents

SINGAPORE - SPH REIT’s manager said on Tuesday that the property trust’s distribution per unit for its fiscal second quarter was 1.39 cents, 4.5 per cent above its forecast when...

22 miners trapped in China’s coal mine

BEIJING — Rescuers struggled today (April 8) to pump water from a coal mine in southern China where 22 miners have been trapped for more than a day.

Chinese cup auctioned for a record-breaking S$45m

Chinese cup auctioned for a record-breaking S$45m

HONG KONG — A Shanghai collector bought a rare Ming Dynasty cup that is touted as the “holy grail” of China’s art world for US$36 million (S$45 million) at a Hong Kong auction...

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