Sydney, Sep 6 (Xinhua) The Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) business summit, the region's biggest annual event of the business community, was opened here Thursday. It brings together APEC economic leaders and business people under one roof to discuss the most critical economic and business issues facing the region.
Thursday, September 06, 2007 11:36:19 AM
Wellington, Sep 6 (DPA) Fiji military strongman Commodore Voreqe (Frank) Bainimarama, who seized power in a bloodless coup last December, declared martial law Thursday and accused the prime minister he ousted of destabilising his regime.
Thursday, September 06, 2007 11:35:40 AM
Sydney, Sep 6 (Xinhua) Trade and foreign ministers and representatives from the 21 Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) member economies wrapped up their two-day meeting here Thursday, agreeing to further promote trade and economic reform and enhance human security in the region.
Thursday, September 06, 2007 11:32:00 AM
Sydney, Sep 6 (IANS) Among the many Australian academics working on literary links with India now is self-confessed Indophile Ralph Crane, who is resurrecting the writings of a forgotten Anglo-Indian novelist Maud Diver.
Thursday, September 06, 2007 9:56:05 AM
Sydney, Sep 6 (DPA) A sole protester breached the massive security cordon that Australia had thrown up around visiting US President George W. Bush.
Thursday, September 06, 2007 9:46:01 AM
Sydney, Sep 5 (IANS) Freed terror suspect Muhammad Haneef's saga took a new twist Wednesday, with the Australian government challenging the federal court decision to reinstate the Indian doctor's 457 work visa.
Wednesday, September 05, 2007 1:03:50 PM
Suva, Sep 5 (IANS) The Indian community in Fiji celebrated Janmashtami with great enthusiasm and devotion.
Wednesday, September 05, 2007 11:41:51 AM
Wellington, Sep 5 (DPA) New Zealand's Ministry of Health is testing an Indian toothpaste which has been banned in Canada where authorities said it contained harmful bacteria and a toxic chemical, it was reported Wednesday.
Wednesday, September 05, 2007 9:57:09 AM
Sydney, Sep 4 (DPA) Anti-war protesters were confined behind a 5-kilometre steel fence Tuesday as Australia's largest city went on high alert for the arrival of US President George W. Bush for this week's Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) meetings.
Tuesday, September 04, 2007 7:12:22 PM
Sydney, Sep 4 (Xinhua) Australian Trade Minister Warren Truss Tuesday called on the US and other countries concerned to make significant concessions to conclude the Doha Round of negotiations under the World Trade Organisation (WTO).
Tuesday, September 04, 2007 3:59:39 PM
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