China blocks some Taiwan imports but avoids chip disruption | Health, medicine and fitness

Written by Joe MacDonald – Business Writer at AP Beijing (AFP) – China has banned the import of citrus fruits and fish from Taiwan in Revenge of a visit From Nancy Pelosi, the prominent US lawmaker, to the self-governing island, but she has avoided disrupting one of the world’s most important technology and manufacturing relationships. … Read more

The first ship carrying Ukrainian grain leaves the port of Odessa

Ankara, Turkey (AFP) – The first ship carrying Ukrainian grain set off from the port of Odessa on Monday under a U.N.-Turkey agreement that is expected to release large stocks of Ukrainian crops to foreign markets and alleviate rising hunger. crisis. The Turkish Defense Ministry said that the Sierra Leone-flagged cargo ship Razzoni had left … Read more

Asian stocks rose mostly after the rally on Wall Street | Health, medicine and fitness

By YURI KAGEYAMA – AP . Business Writer TOKYO (AP) – Asian stocks rose mostly on Friday after a broad rally on Wall Street, but the main index in Hong Kong fell more than 2%. Investors seem to have become more convinced that The Federal Reserve may ease Sharp interest rate increases are aimed at … Read more

WNBA’s Greiner Tells Court Of Bad Translation When Arrested

Khimki, Russia (AFP) – American basketball star Britney Greiner She testified at her drug possession trial in Russia that an interpreter translated a fraction of what was said during interrogation when she was detained at Moscow airport in February and that officials asked her to sign documents without explaining what they said. In her first … Read more

Associated Press Exclusive: Philippines cancels Russian helicopter deal

Philippine officials said the Philippine government has canceled a deal to buy 16 Russian military transport helicopters due to concerns about possible US sanctions. Former Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana said Tuesday night that he canceled a 12.7 billion pesos ($227 million) deal to buy Mi-17 helicopters in a decision last month approved by then-President Rodrigo … Read more