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Kuwait seeks to calm Philippines crisis over workers

Kuwait seeks to calm Philippines crisis over workers

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte in February prohibited workers heading to Kuwait following the murder of a Filipina maid whose body was found stuffed in her employer's freezer.

Russia suspends diplomatic presence in Yemen

Russia suspends diplomatic presence in Yemen

Russia has halted its diplomatic presence in Yemen and its embassy staff have left the country amid the deepening conflict between the government and Houthi rebels, the foreign ministry said on Tuesday.

The Chinese investors who matter most are losing faith in stocks

The Chinese investors who matter most are losing faith in stocks

Hua Jie, a 56-year-old retiree in China’s Sichuan province, hasn’t been this downbeat on the nation’s stock market since she began investing more than a decade ago.