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After Kim Jong Un’s New Year Speech, Trump ‘Looks Forward’ To New Meeting

Kim Jong Un and Trump met in an unprecedented summit in Singapore in June. (File) Washington:┬áPresident Donald Trump is looking forward to another summit with Kim Jong Un, he said Tuesday, after the North Korean leader warned Pyongyang could change its approach to nuclear talks if Washington persists with sanctions. “I also look forward to meeting with Chairman Kim who ... Read More »

7th Pay Commission: Meeting on Allowance Today, Decision Likely Soon

Proposal for Cabinet on 7th pay commission allowances is likely to be finalised soon. The Empowered Committee of Secretaries is likely to meet today to screen the report on 7th pay commission allowances (including HRA), an employee union official said. The empowered committee is expected to soon finanlise proposal for the Union Cabinet on 7th pay commission allowances, he added. ... Read More »

Asia subdued before OPEC meeting, China GDP taken in stride

Asian stocks were subdued on Friday as caution over a weekend meeting of oil producers tempered risk sentiment, while the region’s markets took China’s relatively upbeat GDP data in stride. Japan’s Nikkei was down 0.3 percent, while Australian shared edged up 0.4 percent. Other modest gainers included Malaysian and Indonesian stocks. Shanghai lost 0.4 percent, while South Korea’s Kospi inched ... Read More »