Category: Asia

China’s TAL Education expects hit from new private tutoring rules

Business China’s TAL Education Group said on Sunday that its operations and business prospects could take a hit as a…

COVID-19 emergency restrictions in Indonesia extended until Aug 2: President Jokowi

JAKARTA: Indonesian President Joko Widodo said on Sunday (Jul 25) that the current restrictions put in place to curb COVID-19…

Olympics-Tennis-Nishikori upsets fifth seed Rublev on home soil

Sport Japan’s Kei Nishikori advanced to the second round of the men’s singles at the Tokyo Games on Sunday, triumphing…

Olympics-Tennis-Nishikori upsets fifth seed Rublev on home soil

Sport Japan’s Kei Nishikori advanced to the second round of the men’s singles at the Tokyo Games on Sunday, triumphing…

Olympics-Weightlifting-Li’s ‘flamingo’ amuses audience – CNA

Sport The flamboyant Li Fabin pulled off his signature one-legged “flamingo” on his opening clean and jerk lift on Sunday…

Olympics: Tokyo braces as storm snarls schedules after withering heat

TOKYO: Tokyo, host of the summer Olympics, is bracing for a storm that has begun to disrupt competition schedules this…

South Korea steps up COVID-19 curbs ahead of peak holiday season

SEOUL: South Korea said on Sunday (Jul 25) it will tighten social distancing rules across most of the country this…

Olympics-Judo-Japan’s Uta Abe wins gold medal in women’s -52 kg category in Tokyo

Sport Japanese judoka Uta Abe, 21, won the gold medal in the women’s -52 kg category at the Tokyo 2020…

China sends supplies to flooded area in Henan province, rebuilds barriers

XINXIANG, China: Trucks carrying water and food on Sunday (Jul 25) streamed into a Chinese city at the centreĀ of flooding…