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United States, Australia to counter China's 'destabilizing military activities' - statement

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Australia and United States defense ministers are determined to "counter destabilizing military activities by the People's Republic of China", they said in a statement after a meeting at the Pentagon.

United States, Australia to counter China's 'destabilizing military activities' -statement

Dec 6 Australia and United States defense ministers are determined to "counter destabilizing military activities by the People's Republic of China", they said in a statement after a meeting at the Pentagon.

Dec 05 2022

Biden invites Brazil's Lula for White House visit

BRASILIA (Reuters) -U.S. President Joe Biden on Monday invited Brazil's president-elect, Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, to visit the White House, which may happen after he takes office on Jan. 1.

World, Brazil Dec 05 2022

Monday's EU-US trade talks overshadowed by tax concerns on climate measure

COLLEGE PARK, Md., Dec 5 Top European Union officials intend to complain loudly to their U.S. counterparts at a trade meeting on Monday about the bloc's electric vehicles being cut off from tax credits in U.S. President Joe Biden's signature climate law.

Australia's PM says he's not in group of Australian MPs to visit Taiwan

SYDNEY (Reuters) -Australia's Prime Minister Anthony Albanese said on Saturday he would not be part of a group of federal politicians set to travel to Taiwan for a reported five-day visit aimed at conveying Australia's wish to maintain peace in the Indo-Pacific.

World, Australia Dec 02 2022

France to release 5 billion euros of SDRs to vulnerable countries under G20 programme

PARIS France will release some 4 billion International Monetary Fund (IMF) Special Drawing Rights (SDRs), worth about 5 billion euros ($5.26 billion), to the world's most vulnerable countries under a G20 programme and expects to release more next year, the finance ministry said on Friday.

Dec 02 2022

A fair and equitable sustainable energy transition

Indonesia has made creating a framework to deliver a fair energy transition a central focus of its G20 2022 presidency. As an emerging economy with burgeoning energy demand, Indonesia is cognizant of the need for a diversity of decarbonization paths and the financial structures to support them.

Dec 02 2022

Explainer-India G20 presidency 2023: what does it mean and what can we expect

NEW DELHI India began its year-long presidency of the Group of 20 (G20) this week, taking over from Indonesia at a time of geopolitical tumult and uncertainty over post-pandemic economic recovery.

Indonesia set to penalise sex outside marriage in overhaul of criminal code

JAKARTA (Reuters) -Indonesia's parliament is expected to pass a new criminal code this month that will penalise sex outside marriage with a punishment of up to one year in jail, officials have confirmed.

World, Indonesia Dec 02 2022

UPDATE 1-Indonesia set to penalise sex outside marriage in overhaul of criminal code

JAKARTA, Dec 2 Indonesia's parliament is expected to pass a new criminal code this month that will penalise sex outside marriage with a punishment of up to one year in jail, officials have confirmed.

Dec 02 2022