23 Countries Celebrate Independence Day in August, Including Malaysia

RINGTIMES BALI – Independence is proof that a country is free from colonialism, free to form a government system, to regulate every element in it. Of course in the colonial era, gaining independence was not easy, for that every country must have its own characteristics to commemorate independence day. Like in Indonesia, every August we […]

2022 FIFA World Cup ™ – News – Updates on the FIFA World Cup qualifiers in Asia

In view of the current COVID-19 situation in many countries, FIFA and the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) have jointly decided that the upcoming qualifying matches for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 ™ and the Asian Cup in AFC China 2023, initially slated to be played during the October and November 2020 international match windows, […]

Indonesian volcano Sinabung expels column of smoke and ash

ByLusa August 10, 2020 • 08:25 The Sinabung volcano, one of the most active on the Indonesian island of Sumatra, spewed smoke and ash this Monday, at a height of five kilometers, with no injuries reported, the volcanology agency said. A thick layer of ash covered several villages within a radius of 20 kilometers around […]

Chinese mask makers struggle for survival after brief golden age

© Orlando Almeida / Global Imagens ByLusa August 09, 2020 • 12:32 Tighter regulations and falling prices are causing a struggle for survival among China’s mask makers as the Covid-19 pandemic has made the market more competitive. “Since April, orders have dropped between five and six times,” lamented Yang Hao, commercial director at CCST, a […]

Sick of Covid-19, the giants of the CAC 40 are increasing the treatments

DECRYPTION – For the first time since the creation of the index, the cumulative net result of French flagships was negative in the first half. From left to right, Sébastien Bazin, CEO of Accor, Patrick Pouyanné, CEO of Total, Jean-Dominique Senard, President of Renault, and Guillaume Faury, CEO of Airbus Group. François BOUCHON / Jean-Christophe […]

Gold continues to fly at record highs

The price of gold broke a new all-time high in Asia on Tuesday, erasing that of the previous day, still benefiting from its status as a safe haven in times of pandemic and dollar weakness. The price of an ounce of gold rose to $ 1,981.27 on Tuesday morning during trading in Asia, beyond its […]