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South Korea's trade balance posts $2 bn surplus
Seoul, Sep 1 (IANS) South Korea's trade balance posted a surplus of $2.04 billion last month as imports contracted at a faster pace than exports, a government report showed Saturday.

Saturday, September 01, 2012 12:35:53 PM

Reinvigorated by Tehran, Manmohan seizes the moment
Tehran/New Delhi, Sep 1 (IANS) He left on Tuesday as an embattled prime minister with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) baying for his blood over the presumptive loss to the nation in alleged irregularity in the award of lucrative coal mining blocks.

Saturday, September 01, 2012 11:56:03 AM

China mulls regulation over brokerage executives' salaries
Beijing, Sep 1 (IANS) China's top securities watchdog has said that it is considering a regulation on the salary of brokerage executives.

Saturday, September 01, 2012 11:35:13 AM

China's manufacturing activity slows
Beijing, Sep 1 (IANS) China's manufacturing activity further slid in August with the purchasing managers index (PMI) standing at 49.2 percent, the lowest pace in nine months.

Saturday, September 01, 2012 9:58:23 AM

Zardari, Manmohan meeting a mere ritual: Pakistani daily
Islamabad, Sep 1 (IANS) Pakistan has to "dispel the impression that the procrastination of the Mumbai suspects' trial is on purpose", said a leading Pakistani daily that described President Asif Ali Zardari's meeting with Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh at Tehran as a mere ritual.

Saturday, September 01, 2012 9:42:03 AM

Tropical fruit a new front in China's African aid
Beijing, Sep 1 (IANS) Even as only a thin Chinese belt experiences tropical weather, the technology it uses to grow and process tropical fruit may contribute to the country's thriving cooperation with Africa, Xinhua reported.

Saturday, September 01, 2012 8:07:56 AM

Sri Lanka, China seek to strengthen military ties
Colombo, Sep 1 (IANS) Sri Lanka and China have sought to strengthen their military ties, said the Sri Lankan defence ministry Friday.

Saturday, September 01, 2012 6:00:14 AM

29 killed in Nigerian road accident
Abuja, Sep 1 (IANS) A total of 29 people were killed in a road accident in Nigeria Friday, reported Xinhua.

Saturday, September 01, 2012 4:31:28 AM

ASEAN economic ministers agree to deepen integration efforts
Siem Reap (Cambodia), Aug 31 (Xinhua) Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) economic ministers agreed Friday to deepen the bloc's integration efforts towards realising an ASEAN Economic Community by 2015, officials said.

Friday, August 31, 2012 10:57:29 PM

Sri Lanka, China seek to strengthen military ties
Colombo, Aug 31 (IANS) Sri Lanka and China have sought to strengthen their military ties, the Sri Lankan defence ministry said Friday.

Friday, August 31, 2012 10:39:19 PM

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