With South Africa's slow economic growth and stubborn unemployment, President Cyril Ramaphosa has told the Goldman Sachs investors conference that his government would focus on economic reforms set to unlock the economic potentials and create jobs, reported Xinhua news agency.
HANOI, May 16 (Bernama) -- Indonesian Minister of Urban Planning Bambang Brodjonegoro has said that the government will decide the site of its new capital this year with the aim of it being ready by 2024, Vitenam News Agency reported.
KIRKUK (Iraq), May 16 (Bernama) -- Members of the Daesh terrorist group killed six police officers in Iraq's northern Kirkuk province, Anadolu Agency reported, quoting a police source late Wednesday.
WASHINGTON, May 16 (Bernama) -- Huawei Technologies and its entities have been placed on the United States (US) trade blacklist for engaging in activities that go against the interest of US national security, Sputnik news agency reported, quoting the Department of Commerce press release.
SEOUL, May 16 (Bernama) -- The US Forces Korea (USFK) has suggested to South Korea that the Combined Forces Command (CFC) between the two countries relocate to Camp Humphreys in Pyeongtaek, south of Seoul, despite an earlier plan to keep it in Seoul, Yonhap news agency reported, quoting a government source Thursday.
ANKARA, May 16 (Bernama) -- Venezuela has proposed Turkey as a “protecting power” for its embassy in Washington, Anadolu Agency (AA) reported, quoting Venezuela's ambassador to the United Nations on Wednesday.
WASHINGTON, May 16 (Bernama) -- United States (US) President Donald Trump signed an executive order Wednesday banning American telecommunications firms from installing foreign-made technology that poses national security threats, Anadolu Agency (AA) reported, quoting US senior administration officials.