Category: FOREIGN

Fuel shortage causes long queues at gas stations in Mongolia

Fuel shortage causes long queues at gas stations in Mongolia

Sep 25, 2021

(FASTNEWS | MONGOLIA) - Mongolia has run out of fuel leading drivers to form long queues on the roads. (more…) Read More

Fears of economic collapse in Afghanistan

Fears of economic collapse in Afghanistan

Sep 25, 2021

(FASTNEWS | AFGHANISTAN) - A severe economy crisis hits Afghanistan after the closure of its banks, the crisis that Taliban ... Read More

Investments deprive Cambodian farmers of their land

Investments deprive Cambodian farmers of their land

Sep 25, 2021

(FASTNEWS | CAMBODIA) - Farmers in Kandal province, southern the Cambodian capital, Phnom Penh, were affected by the construction of ... Read More

Thai Govt. launches emergency plan to reduce flood disasters

Thai Govt. launches emergency plan to reduce flood disasters

Sep 24, 2021

(FASTNEWS | THAILAND) - Following a wave of floods that swept the Thai capital, Bangkok, with the water level reaching ... Read More

Pfizer COVID-19 boosters for seniors, high-risk

Pfizer COVID-19 boosters for seniors, high-risk

Sep 23, 2021

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) -  The U.S. moved a step closer Wednesday to offering booster doses of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine to ... Read More

Earthquake shakes Melbourne and southeast Australia

Earthquake shakes Melbourne and southeast Australia

Sep 22, 2021

(FASTNEWS |  MELBOURNE) - A 5.9 magnitude earthquake has rattled southeast Australia, damaging buildings in the city of Melbourne. (more…) Read More

Justin Trudeau claims victory in Canada election

Justin Trudeau claims victory in Canada election

Sep 21, 2021

(FASTNEWS |  CANADA) - Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s Liberal Party will form Canada’s next government following a tightly contested general ... Read More

Justin Trudeau set to win third term as prime minister

Justin Trudeau set to win third term as prime minister

Sep 21, 2021

(FASTNEWS |  CANADA) - Justin Trudeau will win a third term as Canada’s prime minister, with his Liberal party set ... Read More

Smart Farm Agricultural tech contributes to Thai economy

Smart Farm Agricultural tech contributes to Thai economy

Sep 20, 2021

(FASTNEWS | THAILAND) - Aiming to control weather disturbances in Thailand and their direct impact on agriculture, a Thai farmer ... Read More

France recalls envoys amid security pact row

France recalls envoys amid security pact row

Sep 18, 2021

(FASTNEWS |  FRANCE) - France has said it is recalling its ambassadors in the US and Australia for consultations, in ... Read More

North Korea fires 2 ballistic missiles into eastern waters

North Korea fires 2 ballistic missiles into eastern waters

Sep 15, 2021

(FASTNEWS | SOUTH KOREA) - North Korea fired two ballistic missiles into waters off its eastern coast Wednesday (15) afternoon, ... Read More

Russian President in isolation after COVID scare among inner circle

Russian President in isolation after COVID scare among inner circle

Sep 15, 2021

(FASTNEWS | RUSSIA) - Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Tuesday he was self-isolating after several members of his entourage fell ... Read More

US Open champion celebrated in China for her heritage

US Open champion celebrated in China for her heritage

Sep 13, 2021

(FASTNEWS |   CHINA) - Social media users in China are celebrating British tennis star Emma Raducanu - not just for ... Read More

Pope meets Hungary’s populist leader Orban

Pope meets Hungary’s populist leader Orban

Sep 12, 2021

(FASTNEWS |   HUNGARY) - Pope Francis has held a meeting with Hungary's populist Prime Minister Viktor Orban during a short ... Read More

Haiti PM asked to testify in President’s assassination hearing

Haiti PM asked to testify in President’s assassination hearing

Sep 11, 2021

(FASTNEWS |  HAITI) - Haiti's head prosecutor has invited Prime Minister Ariel Henry to explain his connection to the main ... Read More