Healthway gets S$8.6m to pay doctors, suppliers

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SINGAPORE – Healthway Medical Corp has received about S$8.6 million in funds from the first tranche of a convertible notes issue, allowing the debt-ridden clinic operator to pay arrears to its doctors, staff and suppliers by the end of the month. Healthway,… Powered by WPeMatico

Kremlin critic Navalny gets 15 days in jail after Russian protests – The Straits Times

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National Post Kremlin critic Navalny gets 15 days in jail after Russian protestsThe Straits TimesRussian opposition leader Alexei Navalny attends a hearing after being detained at the Tverskoi court in Moscow on March 27, 2017. PHOTO: REUTERS. Published. 1 hour ago. Facebook Twitter WhatsApp Email More. Share Tweet Linkedin Pin Google+ …Putin critic Navalny jailed after […]

US Senate panel to question Trump son-in-law on Russians -official – Channel NewsAsia

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Channel NewsAsia US Senate panel to question Trump son-in-law on Russians -officialChannel NewsAsiaThe Senate Intelligence Committee is seeking to interview President Donald Trump’s son-in-law, Jared Kushner, as part of its investigation into ties between Trump associates and Russian officials, a congressional official said on Monday. Posted 27 Mar …The Daily 202: How Trump’s presidency is […]

Thousands, including tourists, evacuated as 'monster' Cyclone Debbie bears down on Australia – The Straits Times

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The Straits Times Thousands, including tourists, evacuated as ‘monster’ Cyclone Debbie bears down on AustraliaThe Straits TimesAYR, Australia (AFP) – Thousands of people including tourists were evacuated Monday (March 27) as north-east Australia braced for a “monster” cyclone packing destructive winds, with warnings of major structural damage and dangerous tidal surges.Cyclone Debbie: Thousands flee as […]

Prosecutors Push to Arrest Ousted South Korean President – NBC Bay Area

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NBC Bay Area Prosecutors Push to Arrest Ousted South Korean PresidentNBC Bay AreaProtesters with portraits of impeached President Park Geun-hye march towards the presidential house during a candle light vigil calling for her arrest in Seoul, South Korea, Saturday, March 11, 2017. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon). South Korean prosecutors …South Korean court to decide whether to arrest […]

The Latest: 5 of 15 shooting victims treated, released – Washington Post

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Washington Post The Latest: 5 of 15 shooting victims treated, releasedWashington PostCINCINNATI — The Latest on the nightclub shooting in Cincinnati (all times local):. 11:15 a.m.. A hospital spokeswoman says five people among those injured in the Cincinnati nightclub shooting have been treated at University of Cincinnati Medical …1 killed, at least 14 wounded in […]

Erdogan setting back integration in Germany by years: Schaeuble – TODAYonline

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Washington Post Erdogan setting back integration in Germany by years: SchaeubleTODAYonlineBERLIN – Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan, who has accused Chancellor Angela Merkel of “applying Nazi methods” against Turks in Germany, is setting back integration in Germany by years, veteran Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble said. Berlin is …German minister: Erdogan rhetoric causing significant damageBoston HeraldErdogan: Turkey may […]

Russian police detain opposition leader, dozens of protesters – Channel NewsAsia

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Channel NewsAsia Russian police detain opposition leader, dozens of protestersChannel NewsAsiaPolice detained dozens of protesters across Russia on Sunday, including opposition leader Alexei Navalny, after thousands took to the streets to demonstrate against corruption and demand the resignation of Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev. Posted 26 Mar …Opposition leader arrested as Russians defy protest bansThe Straits TimesCorruption […]

Presidents Tony Tan Keng Yam and Francois Hollande toast to strong Singapore-France ties – The Straits Times

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The Straits Times Presidents Tony Tan Keng Yam and Francois Hollande toast to strong Singapore-France tiesThe Straits TimesSINGAPORE – France and Singapore share a special friendship, their heads of state said on Sunday (March 26), as President Tony Tan Keng Yam hosted visiting French President Francois Hollande to a state banquet. Their relationship dates back […]

China Bars Professor at Australian University From Leaving, Lawyer Says – New York Times

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China Bars Professor at Australian University From Leaving, Lawyer SaysNew York TimesBEIJING — A Chinese-born professor at an Australian university who has often criticized Beijing’s crackdown on political dissent has been barred from leaving China and is being questioned by state security officers as a suspected threat to national … and more » Powered by WPeMatico

Trump vs. Congress: Now What? – New York Times

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New York Times Trump vs. Congress: Now What?New York TimesOn Monday, Jan. 9, less than two weeks before President Trump’s inauguration, the House speaker, Paul Ryan, hosted a dinner at his office in the Capitol with members of Trump’s inner circle. The guests included the president-elect’s chief White House …Analysis: How Republicans can hobble Obamacare even […]

Escalator accident at Hong Kong's Langham Place: Technicians arrested for tampering with mechanical parts – The Straits Times

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The Straits Times Escalator accident at Hong Kong’s Langham Place: Technicians arrested for tampering with mechanical partsThe Straits TimesHONG KONG – Police in Hong Kong arrested two technicians from an escalator company, following the malfunction that left 18 people injured. The South China Morning Post (SCMP) reported that the two men were held by police […]