China ‘resolutely opposes’ US steel probe

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

China “resolutely opposes” a probe by the US International Trade Commission (USITC) into complaints of price fixing by Chinese steel companies, the Chinese Ministry of Commerce said on Friday. The ministry said the country was “strongly dissatisfied” with the US decision and would encourage its firms to legally defend their interests. Trade remedy measures recently […]

Afghan battle leaves 16 dead, 7 injured

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

GHAZNI, Afghanistan – Clash between Afghan security forces and Taliban militants have left 16 dead and seven others injured in Ghazni province on Sunday, a local official said. “Security forces launched cleanup operations in Gadakhil area of Muqar district to stabilize security on Kabul-Kandahar highway at 01:00 p.m. local time and have killed 15 militants […]

Brazilian police arrest suspects linked to ruling party for bribery

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

RIO DE JANEIRO – Brazilian police arrested two financial operators linked to the ruling Brazilian Democratic Movement Party (PMDB) on Saturday, who are suspected of paying large amount of bribes to politicians and executives of the national oil company, Petrobras.In a statement, the police said the two men, Jorge Luz and his son Bruno, were […]