Top Glove warns on deliveries after virus outbreak shuts plants

Malaysia’s Top Glove Corp expects deliveries to be delayed and sales to fall below its forecasts after thousands of positive COVID-19 tests among its workers forced the world’s biggest rubber glove maker to shutter some factory operations. The firm said some deliveries could be delayed by four weeks and new orders could take longer to…

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Fernandes double helps United avenge Istanbul defeat

A double from Bruno Fernandes helped Manchester United to a 4-1 win over Istanbul Basaksehir at Old Trafford on Tuesday, keeping them top of Champions League Group H. After losing away to the Turkish side in the previous round of fixtures, the victory keeps United, with nine points from four games, on track to progress…

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Japan to suspend domestic travel campaign in two cities: minister

The Japanese government is preparing to pause its domestic travel campaign in two cities following sharp rises in COVID-19 cases, the minister handling the government’s coronavirus response said on Tuesday. The move would be a blow to Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga’s aim to use the Go To Travel campaign to prop up regional economies, while…

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Local tourism keeps ‘Symbol of Hong Kong’ junk boat afloat

The Dukling, a traditional Chinese junk boat frequently spotted around Hong Kong’s picturesque Victoria Harbour, has readjusted its tour routes to survive the coronavirus pandemic, now mainly catering to locals. Built in 1955, the boat was once owned by a fisherman who lived on the vessel with his family. It has been used for harbour…

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Fifteen countries sign largest free trade agreement Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership

Fifteen Asia-Pacific economies recently signed the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) Agreement, the world’s largest free trade agreement that covers a market of 2.2 billion people and 30 per cent of the global gross domestic product (GDP). The agreement was virtually-inked at the 4th RCEP Summit by leaders of ASEAN Member states; Brunei, Vietnam, Cambodia,…

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Hyundai Elantra: aggressive look, enhanced agility

The new-generation Hyundai Elantra is all about a redesigned polished look and new architecture – definitely a head-turner that is more aggressive and sportier than its predecessor. The compact sedan is built on Hyundai’s K3 platform which enhances the vehicle’s overall design, safety, efficiency, power and driving performance. Thanks to the new platform, the five-seater…

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