RT Banner 2021V4.gif

China Daily

Asia Pacific> Asia News

Japan expands curbs as Tokyo virus cases top 5,000 for 1st time

Melbourne locked down for the 6th time as Australia fights the Delta variant while India told its states to impose local curbs ahead of festivals.

August 05, 2021

Taliban seize border posts, draining Afghan income source

The group has seized key customs posts and is collecting import duties on goods for the nation, a ministry official said, cutting off a revenue source for the govt.

August 05, 2021

Malaysian PM does not have majority support, say opposition and ally

PM Muhyiddin Yassin said he retained majority support among lawmakers and would prove it in a confidence vote when the parliament reconvened next month.

August 05, 2021

Philippines scrambles amid Delta cases to renew focus on jab supply

The Philippines is in a race against time to stockpile on COVID-19 vaccines as it contends with a rise in cases of the highly-transmissible Delta coronavirus variant.

August 05, 2021

Sustainability HERoes: Caring for cockatoos