U.S. brands Baloch militants in Pakistan as terrorists

World / Crime & Legal Jul 3, 2019

U.S. brands Baloch militants in Pakistan as terrorists

The United States on Tuesday designated militants fighting Pakistani rule in Balochistan as terrorists after they carried out deadly attacks targeting Chinese interests. The State Department said it was classifying the Balochistan Liberation Army as a global terrorist group, making it a crime for anyone ...

China no match for Japan in Southeast Asia infrastructure race

Business Jun 23, 2019

China no match for Japan in Southeast Asia infrastructure race

Japan is still winning the Southeast Asia infrastructure race against China, with pending projects worth almost one and a half times its rival, according to the latest data from Fitch Solutions. Japanese-backed projects in the region's six biggest economies — Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand ...