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The US is suspending 'provocative' war games with South Korea as talks continue with North Korea

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Lance Cpl. Hernan Vidana/U.S. Marine Corps Defense Secretary Jim Mattis made it official Friday: the annual big military exercises with the South Koreans won't be happening as long as North Korea bargains in good faith on denuclearization.
President Donald Trump said after the Singapore summit last week with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un that the exercises - he called them "war games" - would be suspended, although no mention of the exercises was included in the joint declaration after the summit.
In a late Friday statement, Pentagon spokeswoman Dana White said that Mattis "has...
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Turkey's Tourism Comeback

Turkey's Tourism Comeback

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Despite the U.S. State Department's current Level 3 advisory for Turkey , which stemmed from events including a terrorist attack in 2015 and a failed government coup the year after, foreign visits to the country increased by 23 percent in 2017. Royal Caribbean International, Regent Seven Seas Cruises, and other lines recently announced they're returning to Turkey in 2019, with port calls scheduled in Kusadasi and Istanbul. “I had an amazing experience on a recent trip to Istanbul,” says Enrique R. Felgueres Jr., a Virtuoso agency executive from Coral Gables, Florida. “The city is clean...
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China Trade War Potential Casualties Include U.S. Casinos In Asia

China Trade War Potential Casualties Include U.S. Casinos In Asia

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China uses the financial muscle of government, business and consumers to reward friends and punish enemies. U.S. owned casinos may feel the sting.
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Interesting Facts About Dubai Miracle Garden

Dubai Miracle Garden - The World's biggest flower Garden located in Dubai. Plan your trip to Dubai & visit this garden. Before visiting go through these interesting facts... Read more ...

Interesting Facts About Dubai Miracle Garden

Dubai Miracle Garden - The World's biggest flower Garden located in Dubai. Plan your trip to Dubai & visit this garden. Before visiting go through these interesting facts... Read more ...

Experience the magical ambience of the fall season by visiting the best...

Autumn is one of the fascinating seasons for a holiday in Italy. This beautiful season comes with a round of fresh wine, delightful delicacies, and vibrant colors that will... Read more ...

Ebola Outbreak 2014

Ebola Outbreak 2014

The Ebola outbreak in West Africa has been widely covered in the news media and concern is high among companies and travelers doing business in affected areas. According to the... Read more ...

5.4% drop in Hong Kong flight bookings from Asia due to demonstrations

5.4% drop in Hong Kong flight bookings from Asia due to demonstrations

The flight bookings to Hong Kong from Asian markets fell by 5.4 per cent on the equivalent period last year. Read more ...

Midsommer - film highlighting Swedish tourism

Midsommer - film highlighting Swedish tourism

Ari Aster's Midsommar is probably giving visitors the Swedish-itch. With its 18-hour summer days and quaint local customs, this modest Scandinavian country is set to become the... Read more ...

South Korean visitors to Turkey going up significantly

South Korean visitors to Turkey going up significantly

Due to its rich culture and unique natural landscapes, Turkey is turning into an increasingly popular destination for Asian tourists, particularly for South Koreans. Read more ...

Avani Hotels and Resorts to Open Two Resorts in Krabi, Thailand

Avani Hotels and Resorts to Open Two Resorts in Krabi, Thailand

Avani Hotels & Resorts is pleased to announce the signing of two new resort hotels in the southern Thailand resort town of Krabi, marking the brand's continued growth within... Read more ...

Qatar Airways to Launch Direct Flights to Gaborone, Botswana from 27 October...

Qatar Airways to Launch Direct Flights to Gaborone, Botswana from 27 October 2019

Qatar Airways is pleased to announce the launch of its new service to Gaborone, Botswana, starting 27 October 2019. The capital and largest city of Botswana will be the... Read more ...

Wednesday's Best Deals: Prime Day Leftovers, Instant Pot, Samsung Monitors...

Wednesday's Best Deals: Prime Day Leftovers, Instant Pot, Samsung Monitors, and More

A bunch of board games , Old Spice deodorant , an OXO cold brew maker and Edifier speakers lead off the best, post-Prime Day deals from around the web. Read more ...

How digital media businesses are successfully integrating e-commerce as a...

How digital media businesses are successfully integrating e-commerce as a new revenue stream - and how brands can benefit

This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence. Current subscribers can read the report here . Business Insider IntelligenceConsumer habits are... Read more ...

Vietnam Airlines Group Announces Business Results of the First Half of 2019

Vietnam Airlines Group Announces Business Results of the First Half of 2019

Vietnam Airlines JSC has today announced its business performance for the first half of 2019. In the first six months of 2019, Vietnam Airlines Group reported VND 51,662... Read more ...

Emirates to Launch Services to Mexico City via Barcelona

Emirates to Launch Services to Mexico City via Barcelona

Emirates announced today its plan to launch a new daily service from Dubai to Mexico City International Airport , via the Spanish city of Barcelona , starting on 9 December... Read more ...