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21 01, 2020

‘We’re serious about delivering’ – FF reveal Election 2020 housing policy

By | 2020-01-21T18:38:00+00:00 January 21st, 2020|Headlines|Comments Off on ‘We’re serious about delivering’ – FF reveal Election 2020 housing policy

Even if Sinn Fein gets 40 TDs elected to the next Dáil it won’t be getting into Government which renders its housing policy moot, according to Fianna Fáil's housing spokesman Darragh O'Brien.

21 01, 2020

China virus death toll rises to 6 as city at epicentre steps up controls

By | 2020-01-21T15:39:11+00:00 January 21st, 2020|Headlines|Comments Off on China virus death toll rises to 6 as city at epicentre steps up controls

The death toll from a previously unknown virus that has sickened more than 300 people across China has risen to six, as the central city of Wuhan, the epicentre of the outbreak, stepped up controls to contain its spread.Chinese officials reported on Tu...

21 01, 2020

China must make more J-20 stealth jets to meet air force demand, say military analysts

By | 2020-01-21T15:00:13+00:00 January 21st, 2020|Headlines|Comments Off on China must make more J-20 stealth jets to meet air force demand, say military analysts

China will need to speed up the production of its most advanced Chengdu J-20 stealth fighter jets, with the supply of the “Powerful Dragons” well behind demand, military analysts said.On Sunday, the People’s Liberation Army Air Force posted a video on ...

20 01, 2020

China repeats call to free Huawei’s Meng Wanzhou ahead of Canada extradition hearing

By | 2020-01-20T14:15:09+00:00 January 20th, 2020|Headlines|Comments Off on China repeats call to free Huawei’s Meng Wanzhou ahead of Canada extradition hearing

China has urged Canada to release Huawei chief financial officer Meng Wanzhou, who is due to face her long-awaited extradition hearing on Monday.The 47-year-old daughter of the company’s founder Ren Zhengfei has been under house arrest in house arrest ...

20 01, 2020

New China virus likely at human transmission stage as infections spread, doctors say

By | 2020-01-20T13:40:06+00:00 January 20th, 2020|Headlines|Comments Off on New China virus likely at human transmission stage as infections spread, doctors say

The previously unknown coronavirus infection that has killed three people in the Chinese city of Wuhan may be moving by human-to-human transmission, with infections reported in other parts of the country and overseas, according to the World Health Orga...

20 01, 2020

China and Myanmar’s growing closeness could help forge united front against international critics

By | 2020-01-20T13:30:07+00:00 January 20th, 2020|Headlines|Comments Off on China and Myanmar’s growing closeness could help forge united front against international critics

China and Myanmar sought to present a united front during President Xi Jinping’s visit last week in the face of growing international pressureIn a joint statement released after the visit on Saturday, the two sides said that they would deepen their com...

20 01, 2020

China coronavirus: all travellers from China to undergo temperature screening at Singapore’s Changi Airport

By | 2020-01-20T13:16:46+00:00 January 20th, 2020|Headlines|Comments Off on China coronavirus: all travellers from China to undergo temperature screening at Singapore’s Changi Airport

From Wednesday, all inbound travellers arriving at Changi Airport on flights from China will have to undergo temperature screening.The Ministry of Health (MOH) said in a statement on Monday it is taking this precautionary measure in light of the increa...