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Taiwan dismisses self-quarantine rumors on traveling to Thailand

(Sat, 29 Feb 2020 04:43:22 +0000)

TAIPEI (The China Post/ANN) – The 14-day self-quarantine requirement for Taiwan residents traveling to Thailand is incorrect, an official from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA, 外交部) said on Saturday. The Thailand Trade and Economic Office (TTEO, 泰王國貿易經濟代表處) dismissed the self-quarantine rumors, MOFA spokesperson Joanne Ou (歐江安) added, calling the requirement “fake.” The Thai Ministry […]

這篇文章 Taiwan dismisses self-quarantine rumors on traveling to Thailand 最早出現於 The China Post

Online retailers are destroying goods but won’t say how much ends up as trash

(Fri, 28 Feb 2020 18:42:04 +0000)

Retailers in Europe destroy usable wares including clothes and electronics worth billions of euros each year, alarming lawmakers trying to rein in waste and shrink carbon footprints as shoppers move online. France, the first country to end the binning of edible food, voted last week to extend its waste ban to textiles and other consumer […]

這篇文章 Online retailers are destroying goods but won’t say how much ends up as trash 最早出現於 The China Post

Coronavirus: From bats to pangolins, how do viruses reach us?

(Fri, 28 Feb 2020 18:41:52 +0000)

As the deadly coronavirus sweeps across the globe, killing hundreds, halting cruise ships and prompting border closures, scientists race to find out exactly how the outbreak began. Now, a new study out of China suggests that endangered pangolins — a scaly anteater — are the most likely link between the coronavirus, bats and humans. While […]

這篇文章 Coronavirus: From bats to pangolins, how do viruses reach us? 最早出現於 The China Post

How not to protect yourself from the coronavirus

(Fri, 28 Feb 2020 18:41:41 +0000)

The rapid spread of the coronavirus across the world is alarming scientists and the general public alike. The online and social media rumor mill is churning out false information about how people can protect themselves from the new virus just as fast. We take a look at some of the myths circulating online and set […]

這篇文章 How not to protect yourself from the coronavirus 最早出現於 The China Post

Solar Orbiter blasts off in mission to the sun

(Fri, 28 Feb 2020 18:41:30 +0000)

A joint US-European team successfully launched the Space Orbiter probe on Sunday night from the US state of Florida on a mission to “address big questions” about the solar system, including taking the first-ever high-resolution pictures of the sun’s poles. Space Orbiter blasted off from the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral at 11:03 p.m. […]

這篇文章 Solar Orbiter blasts off in mission to the sun 最早出現於 The China Post

Carnival in Venice

(Fri, 28 Feb 2020 18:41:19 +0000)

這篇文章 Carnival in Venice 最早出現於 The China Post

The Amazon rainforest in Brazil: Living in the shadows of violence and development

(Fri, 28 Feb 2020 18:41:10 +0000)

Maria Marcia Elpidia de Melo hasn’t seen her son Elmiro for more than six months. The community leader, from an agrarian settlement in Brazil’s Amazonian state of Para, has been an outspoken critic against land-grabbing in the area. Last year, her 20-year-old son was beaten and received death threats by unknown assailants — and so […]

這篇文章 The Amazon rainforest in Brazil: Living in the shadows of violence and development 最早出現於 The China Post

Africa’s organic farmers struggle to get certified

(Fri, 28 Feb 2020 18:40:59 +0000)

Organic farmers in Africa face an arduous journey getting cropland certified, limiting exports and frustrating farmers who say ecological practices could increase food security while protecting the land. Just 0.2% of Africa’s farmland is considered organic — seven times less than the global average, according to data from the Research Institute of Organic Agriculture (FiBL) […]

這篇文章 Africa’s organic farmers struggle to get certified 最早出現於 The China Post

Opinion: With Trump’s visit, the world can’t ignore India protests

(Fri, 28 Feb 2020 18:40:47 +0000)

US President Donald Trump used his trip to India to forge a more intense relationship with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Modi and Trump are leaders of similar kind. They not only support each other, they also learn from each other. Trump has shown his supporters with his India trip that their leader is respected […]

這篇文章 Opinion: With Trump’s visit, the world can’t ignore India protests 最早出現於 The China Post

Chinese bomber flies in the skies southwest of Taiwan

(Fri, 28 Feb 2020 15:17:42 +0000)

A handout photo released on Feb 10, 2020 by Taiwan's Defence Ministry shows a Taiwanese F-16 fighter jet flying next to a Chinese H-6 bomber (top) in Taiwan's airspace. (CNA)

A handout photo released on Feb 10, 2020 by Taiwan's Defence Ministry shows a Taiwanese F-16 fighter jet flying next to a Chinese H-6 bomber (top) in Taiwan's airspace. (CNA)TAIPEI (CNA) — Chinese warplanes flew in the skies southwest of Taiwan Friday afternoon and the move has been monitored closely by the country’s military, according to the Ministry of National Defense (MND). In a statement, the MND said an unspecified number of China’s H-6 bombers flew over the sea southwest of Taiwan proper at […]

這篇文章 Chinese bomber flies in the skies southwest of Taiwan 最早出現於 The China Post

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