To Fight COVID-19, Asia Increasingly Turns to Traditional Medicine – The Diplomat – Manila News

Advertisement The great scramble for COVID-19 vaccines, with unequal access for the less wealthy nations, has propelled a great many Asians to turn toward their indigenous health systems for protection and relief from the virus. The dismally slow rate of vaccine roll-outs across the region and the developing world galvanized alternative health care practitioners and scientists to test the efficacy of local herbs with anti-viral potential. It was a move warmly welcomed by large sections of the general public, especially…

Beijing condemns U.S. sanctions on Chinese painkiller firms – Manila News

Beijing – Beijing hit out at the United States on Thursday for its decision to impose sanctions on Chinese painkiller makers as Washington tries to curb an addiction epidemic that killed a record 100,000 Americans last year. As people dealing with addiction increasingly turn to cheaper pills bought online from abroad, President Joe Biden signed an executive order on Wednesday that makes it easier for the United States to target foreign drug traffickers. The actions “will help disrupt the global…

A grand strategy for the next president: A case for limited balancing toward China – Manila News

PEXELS-KULBIR The Ayungin Shoal incident last month, and the breakdown in the Philippine-China rapprochement marked by President Rodrigo R. Duterte’s open criticism of the China Coast Guard’s (CCG) harassment of the Philippine Navy’s (PN) supply boats near the BRP Sierra Madre during the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)-China summit in late November in general, is instructive of the need to formulate a Philippine grand strategy. A grand strategy consists of a set of ideas for using a nation’s resources…

Why Rajnath raised China’s Ladakh aggression at 2+2 dialogue with Beijing’s friend Russia

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and Russian Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu in New Delhi Monday | ANI Text Size: A- A+ New Delhi: When Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh raised the issue of the Ladakh stand-off and the need for sensitive and responsive partners at Monday’s 2+2 summit with Russia, it was to send Moscow a clear message… The post Why Rajnath raised China’s Ladakh aggression at 2+2 dialogue with Beijing’s friend Russia first appeared on Manila News.…

Asia-Pacific Condom Market Forecasts 2021-2030: Industry Trends, Growth, Impact of COVID-19, Opportunity, Key Players Analysis – ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The “Asia-Pacific Condom Market Forecast 2021-2030” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. Asia-Pacific Condom Industry will grow with a CAGR of 3.74% from 2021 to 2030 to reach $6.4 Billion by 2030 from US$ 4.6 Billion in 2020 Condoms play a pivotal role in contraception and preventing sexually transmitted diseases for safer sex and family planning. Dating back… The post Asia-Pacific Condom Market Forecasts 2021-2030: Industry Trends, Growth, Impact of COVID-19, Opportunity, Key Players Analysis – ResearchAndMarkets.com first…

Malaysia, China agree to maintain peace, stability in South China Sea, says Saifuddin | Malaysia – Manila News

File picture shows Foreign Minister Datuk Saifuddin Abdullah speaking to the media after the Asean-China Special Summit held via video conferencing in Kuala Lumpur, November 22, 2021. — Bernama pic ZHEJIANG (China), Dec 4 — Malaysia and China have emphasised on the importance of maintaining peace and stability in the South China Sea, said Foreign Minister Datuk Saifuddin Abdullah. Speaking to the media in a joint press conference with China’s State Councillor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi, here, on Saturday,…

For vibrant, competitive internet businesses, look to emerging markets

Dec 4th 2021 A DECADE AGO the relentless expansion of American internet giants promised world domination. With their vast home market affording them economies of scale, the likes of Amazon, PayPal and Uber looked destined to monopolise the screens of everyone from Californian charmers to Kalahari farmers. Today America still rules the global tech industry, broadly defined, accounting for 71%… The post For vibrant, competitive internet businesses, look to emerging markets first appeared on Manila News.…