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Kazakhstan banks on 'hard' infrastructure to attract investments

From M. Saraswathi

NUR-SULTAN (Kazakhstan), May 18 (Bernama) -- Kazakhstan, the world's largest land-locked country, is banking on its "hard" infrastructures such as highways, rail routes and ports to attract foreign investors.

Cuba guarantees protection of foreign investors amid US hostility

HAVANA, May 18 (Bernama) -- The Cuban authorities said on Friday that Cuba will protect foreign entrepreneurs whose interests may be affected by United States’ hostility against Cuba, Xinhua news agency reported.

Seoul analysing Washington's auto tariff delay decision: Official

By Kang Yoon Seung

 

SEOUL, May 18 (Bernama) -- South Korea is analysing whether the country was granted an auto tariff relief from Washington or not, as its decision to delay the steep tariffs did not clearly mention it, Yonhap news agency quoted Seoul's senior official Saturday.

UEFA launch first women's football strategy

PARIS, May 18 (Bernama) -- UEFA on Friday announced the launch of a dedicated women's football strategy for the first time, aiming at doubling the number of female players in Europe by 2024, Xinhua news agency reported.

S Korea to push for humanitarian aid to North Korea through int'l organisations

SEOUL, May 17 (Bernama) -- South Korea will push for US$8 million of humanitarian aid to the North Korea through international organisations, Xinhua news agency reported, quoting a statement by South Korea’s unification ministry Friday.

One killed, two injured in shootout in southern Sri Lanka

COLOMBO, May 17 (Bernama) -- One person was killed and two others injured in a shootout in Sri Lanka's southern town of Lunugamwehera early Friday, Xinhua news agency reported, quoting the police

Malawians headed for polls amid anger over corruption

BLANTYRE (Malawi), May 17 (Bernama) -- Malawians are set to go to polls on Tuesday to elect their president, National Assembly, and local government councilors amid growing concerns of corruption in the current regime of President Peter Mutharika, Anadolu Agency reported.