Daily Archives: February 28, 2020

Chinese Allegedly Run Illegal Car Rental and Taxi Businesses in Laos

Chinese entrepreneurs in Laos’ capital Vientiane are allegedly importing vehicles from China illegally for car rental and taxi businesses, much to the ire of their Lao competitors, RFA learned Friday.The cars imported from China are mostly luxury vehic…

Chinese Allegedly Run Illegal Car Rental and Taxi Businesses in Laos

Chinese entrepreneurs in Laos’ capital Vientiane are allegedly importing vehicles from China illegally for car rental and taxi businesses, much to the ire of their Lao competitors, RFA learned Friday.The cars imported from China are mostly luxury vehic…

Go or No Go? US Updates Travel Advisories Amid Coronavirus Outbreak

WASHINGTON – As the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) continues to spread across the globe and countries are reporting new confirmed cases, the United States is closely monitoring and updating travel advisories. The State Department says when it comes t…

Publisher, 2 Politicians Charged Over Hong Kong Protests

HONG KONG – Outspoken Hong Kong publisher Jimmy Lai and two prominent opposition politicians were charged Friday with illegal assembly over a pro-democracy march last year as the territory’s Beijing-backed government appeared to move to settle scores o…

US, ASEAN Postpone March Summit Amid Coronavirus Outbreak

STATE DEPARTMENT – The United States said Friday that Washington was postponing a special summit with the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) as countries around the globe continued to fight the spread of coronavirus disease (COVID-19). As t…