Tuesday, 07 July 2020
Jakarta
--:--
Tokyo
--:--
Hongkong
--:--
New York
--:--
Monday, 6 July 2020 23:38 WIB

A Chinese law professor who has written essays critical of President Xi Jinping's governance has reportedly been detained in Beijing. Friends of Xu Zhangrun say the writer and academic was taken from his home early Monday morning by more than a dozen police officers.  The New York Times, quoting his friend Geng Xiaonan, says a computer and papers were also taken from the home. Geng says she learned from Xu's wife that police told her Xu was accused of soliciting prostitutes during a recent visit to the southwestern city of Chengdu.   Xu Zhangrun taught law at Beijing's...

RECENT NEWS
Pakistan PM Says He Will Meet Taliban to Advance Afghan Peace Process
Wednesday, 24 July 2019 18:12 WIB | Global

Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan said Tuesday he plans to meet with the Taliban to persuade them to hold negotiations with the government in Afghanistan but cautioned that securing a political settlement to war will not be easy. While delivering a public talk at the United States Institute of Peace (USIP) in Washington, Khan noted that for the first time in the 18-year-old Afghan conflict, Pakistan and the United States are working together to advance peace efforts in the neighboring country. Khan spoke a day after he met with President Donald Trump at the White House where the two...

Boris Johnson to Be Britain's Next Prime Minister
Wednesday, 24 July 2019 08:39 WIB | Global

Britain's Conservative Party announced Tuesday that Boris Johnson has won the election to be its new leader and become the country's next prime minister. Johnson defeated British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt in the voting that ended Monday night by a margin of 66% to 34%. "We are going to unite this amazing country and we are going to take it forward," Johnson told party members after he was announced as the winner. He pledged to deliver Britain's exit from the European Union on October 31 and to unite and energize the country with efforts to improve education, infrastructure and...

South Korean Claims of Warning Shots to Russian Jets Disputed by Moscow
Tuesday, 23 July 2019 23:39 WIB | Global

South Korean air force jets fired 360 rounds of warning shots Tuesday after a Russian military plane twice violated South Korea's airspace off the country's east coast, Seoul officials said in an announcement that was quickly disputed by Russia. South Korea said three Russian military planes ” two Tu-95 bombers and one A-50 airborne early warning and control aircraft ” entered the South's air defense identification zone off its east coast before the A-50 intruded in South Korean airspace. Russia said later that two of its Tu-95MS bombers were on a routine flight over neutral waters and...

French Submarine Found After Lost 50 Years Ago
Tuesday, 23 July 2019 19:11 WIB | Global Perancis

The debris of a French submarine lost more than 50 years ago was found more than 45 kilometers from the ship's headquarters in the port of Toulon. Fifty-two sailors were on the submarine Compilation of ships lost in January 1968. "This is success, relief and technical achievement," French Defense Minister Florence said on Twitter on Monday (7/22). "I appreciate their families who have waited a long time for this discovery." Parly, which announced a new search mission earlier this year, said it was possible thanks to "recent technological advances in underwater exploration, including the...

Report: China's Huawei Helped Develop North Korean Wireless Network
Tuesday, 23 July 2019 08:20 WIB | Global

Huawei Technologies, China's giant tech firm enmeshed in Beijing's trade dispute with the United States, secretly helped North Korea develop a commercial wireless network in recent years, The Washington Post reported Monday. The newspaper said that a review of internal company documents and sources familiar with Huawei's operations showed that the company partnered with a Chinese state-owned firm, Panda International Information Technology, on several North Korean projects over a span of at least eight years. The Post said the source of the information - past work orders, contracts and...

Virus kiwi PMI U.K. Security Testimoni HONG KONG Uni Eropa Bank Sentral Australia, PMI AS PMI Perancis GBP/USD Pesanan Barang AS FUTURES Indek stoxx europe 600 Bank Sentral Eropa Perancis
POLITICS
Amerika Terbitkan Daftar Politisi dan Oligarki Rusia Tapi Tidak Ada Sanksi Baru
Wednesday, 31 January 2018 01:01 WIB

Departemen Keuangan Amerika telah mengeluarkan daftar politisi dan tokoh bisnis Rusia yang dekat dengan pemerintahan Presiden Vladimir Putin, berikut hubungan mereka dengan para pemimpin puncak...

SECURITIES
Kerusuhan Merebak di India Jelang Penayangan Film Kontroversial
Thursday, 25 January 2018 11:25 WIB

Kerusuhan merebak di berbagai Kota India, sehari menjelang penayangan perdana film kontroversial yang menceritakan legenda seorang Ratu Hindu. Para pengunjuk rasa yang marah membakar mobil dan...

MISCELLANEOUS
Deputi Direktur FBI Mundur dari Jabatan
Tuesday, 30 January 2018 11:27 WIB

Andrew McCabe, pejabat FBI No. 2 yang secara umum dikritik Presiden Donald Trump atas dugaan bias politik, mundur dari biro tersebut hari Senin waktu AS, beberapa minggu sebelum masa pensiunnya,...