Tag: New Zealand

  • Finland is the safest travel destination in the world

    Finland is the safest travel destination in the world

    Fortunately, there are many places in the world that are safe to travel to based on various metrics. In this article, we explore some of the safest countries to travel to based on factors such as murders, assaults, traffic deaths, natural disaster riskand global peace index. Finland Finland is consistently classified as the safest country […]

  • Finland retained the title of the happiest country for the sixth year in a row

    Finland retained the title of the happiest country for the sixth year in a row

    After Finland, Denmark and Iceland are in the top three, and Israel and the Netherlands are in the top five. Other countries in the top ten are Sweden, Norway, Switzerland, Luxembourg and New Zealand. Germany fell two places from last year to 16th place, while the US, UK and France ranked 15th, 19th and 21st […]

  • Denmark is the second happiest country in the world – report

    Happiest is a branch in Denmark. Hardly a day goes by without another headline referring to the Danes as the world’s happiest people. Meik Wiking is one of several writers who have made a career out of it. Not only has he written several bestselling books about the secret behind the Danes’ happiness, he is […]

  • New report: Denmark’s air quality worst in the Nordics

    Not bad in comparison, thoughTo be fair, only six countries in the world – Australia, Estonia, Finland, Grenada, Iceland and New Zealand – have air quality that meets WHO standards. The silver lining is that Denmark is in 11th place in Europe and in the top 25 in the world, so it scores better than […]

  • Post-apocalypse: the end of daily mail delivery is in sight

    Post-apocalypse: the end of daily mail delivery is in sight

    Australia Post sees red. A lot of it. After posting a razor-sharp profit of $23.6 million in the last six months of 2022, it is set to post a loss for the full 2022-23 financial year – just the second time since it was incorporated in 1989. The last loss was in 2014-15, following a […]

  • Concerns in Taiwan, silent on nuclear waste, nurses are strengthened

    Concerns in Taiwan, silent on nuclear waste, nurses are strengthened

    Unrest in Taiwan Ever since Russia’s invasion of Ukraine over a year ago, many have wondered if something similar could happen in Taiwan. Self-defense courses are quickly fully booked, and military service is made longer.Hear Björn Djurberg’s report from Taiwan. Silent on the nuclear waste issue From having been about to be phased out, a […]

  • Facebook parent Meta is planning to launch a Twitter competitor

    Facebook parent Meta is planning to launch a Twitter competitor

    “We believe there is an opportunity for a separate space where content creators and public figures can share timely updates about their interests.” A representative said the company had no additional information to share about the potential social network. News site Moneycontrol was the first to report on the possible Meta service, codenamed “P92”. The […]

  • Market rates in China — March 9

    BEIJING, March 9 (Xinhua) — Following are the central rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Thursday by the China Foreign Exchange Trading System: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US Dollar 100,696.66 Euro 100,734.83 Japanese yen 100 5.0762 Hong Kong Dollar 100 88.751 British Pounds 100,825.42 […]

  • The viewers have spoken!  The Danes are the tenth most attractive people in the world

    The viewers have spoken! The Danes are the tenth most attractive people in the world

    Most of us expats – despite rapid globalization and our newborns increasingly having their choice of three or even four passports – still identify with a nationality, although we do our best not to identify as too nationalistic! So when a study comes out showing the world’s most attractive nationalities, we know deep down that […]

  • Market rates in China — March 8

    BEIJING, March 8 (Xinhua) — The following are the central rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Wednesday by the China Foreign Exchange Trading System: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US Dollar 100,695.25 Euro 100,733.63 Japanese yen 100 5.0652 Hong Kong Dollar 100 88.569 British Pounds […]

  • Market rates in China — March 7

    BEIJING, March 7 (Xinhua) — The following are the central rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Tuesday by the China Foreign Exchange Trading System: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US Dollar 100,691.56 Euro 100,738.54 Japanese Yen 100 5.0874 Hong Kong Dollar 100 88.102 British Pounds […]

  • Marcus Ericsson wins IndyCar season opener in St.  Petersburg

    Marcus Ericsson wins IndyCar season opener in St. Petersburg

    Sweden’s Marcus Ericsson opened the new IndyCar Series campaign with a bang, pulling ahead late in the race to win the Firestone Grand Prix in St. Petersburg on Sunday in Florida. Ericsson finished 2.4113 seconds ahead of runner-up Pato O’Ward from Mexico. New Zealand’s Scott Dixon, Alexander Rossi and Great Britain’s Callum Ilott rounded out […]

  • Market rates in China — March 1

    BEIJING, March 1 (Xinhua) — The following are the central rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Wednesday by the China Foreign Exchange Trading System: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US Dollars 100,694.00 Euro 100,734.16 Japanese Yen 100 5.0926 Hong Kong Dollar 100 88.416 British Pounds […]

  • Market rates in China — March 2

    BEIJING, March 2 (Xinhua) — Following are the central rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Thursday by the China Foreign Exchange Trading System: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US Dollar 100,688.08 Euro 100,734.17 Japanese Yen 100 5.0576 Hong Kong Dollar 100 87.662 British Pounds 100,827.65 […]

  • Market rates in China — March 3

    BEIJING, March 3 (Xinhua) — The following are the central rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Friday by the China Foreign Exchange Trading System: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US Dollar 100,691.17 Euro 100,732.67 Japanese Yen 100 5.0576 Hong Kong Dollar 100 88.051 British Pounds […]

  • Sex work in South Africa: why both buying and selling should be legal

    Sex work in South Africa: why both buying and selling should be legal

    It is illegal to buy or sell sex in South Africa. But this could soon be a thing of the past if a recently published draft bill to decriminalize sex work is passed. Researchers and activists Marlise Richter and Monique Huysamen outline what is in the new law, what is good about it and what […]

  • Market exchange rates in China — 28 Feb

    BEIJING, Feb. 28 (Xinhua) — The following are the central rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Tuesday by the China Foreign Exchange Trading System: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US Dollar 100,695.19 Euro 100,737.47 Japanese Yen 100 5.1024 Hong Kong Dollar 100 88.604 British Pounds […]

  • Market exchange rates in China — 27 Feb

    BEIJING, Feb. 27 (Xinhua) — The following are the central rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced Monday by the China Foreign Exchange Trading System: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US Dollar 100,695.72 Euro 100,734.06 Japanese Yen 100 5.104 Hong Kong Dollar 100 88.647 British Pounds 100,831.43 […]

  • EU approves new sanctions against Russia

    EU approves new sanctions against Russia

    The bloc has followed the US, UK, Australia and New Zealand in announcing a new round of measures against Moscow EU member states approved a tenth round of sanctions against Russia on Friday over Moscow’s military operation in Ukraine, after its major Western ally imposed new measures to mark the one-year anniversary of the conflict’s […]

  • Market exchange rates in China — 24 Feb

    BEIJING, Feb. 24 (Xinhua) — The following are the central rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Friday by the China Foreign Exchange Trading System: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US Dollar 100,689.42 Euro 100,730.70 Japanese yen 100 5.1267 Hong Kong Dollar 100 87.862 British Pounds […]

  • Market exchange rates in China — 23 Feb

    BEIJING, Feb. 23 (Xinhua) — The following are the central rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced Thursday by the China Foreign Exchange Trading System: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US Dollar 100,690.28 Euro 100,732.14 Japanese Yen 100 5.1174 Hong Kong Dollar 100 88.002 British Pounds 100,831.63 […]

  • When life is so good, who needs the Metaverse, chorus the Danes in their condemnation of virtual worlds

    When life is so good, who needs the Metaverse, chorus the Danes in their condemnation of virtual worlds

    Putting on a pair of virtual reality (VR) glasses and experiencing augmented reality (AR), investing in NFT art and building virtual worlds – it hardly beats the joy of cozying up, framing your three-year-old’s latest masterpiece, and to make the roof of your summer house, does it? Well, according to extensive research carried out by […]

  • Denmark scores highly for driver satisfaction

    High costs for petrol and parkingThe Danes achieved an overall score of 6.06 out of 10 – a result largely driven by the quality of their road infrastructure and low levels of congestion in the capital. However, the country’s ranking was hampered by high prices for off-street parking and the highest price of petrol of […]

  • Market exchange rates in China — 22 Feb

    BEIJING, Feb. 22 (Xinhua) — The following are the central rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced Wednesday by the China Foreign Exchange Trading System: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US Dollars 100,687.59 Euro 100,732.29 Japanese Yen 100 5.0975 Hong Kong Dollar 100 87.67 British Pounds 100,832.89 […]

  • Market rates in China — 21 Feb

    BEIJING, Feb. 21 (Xinhua) — The following are the central rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Tuesday by the China Foreign Exchange Trading System: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US Dollar 100,685.57 Euro 100,732.65 Japanese yen 100 5.1062 Hong Kong Dollar 100 87.459 British Pounds […]

  • Market exchange rates in China — 20 Feb

    BEIJING, Feb. 20 (Xinhua) — The following are the central rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced Monday by the China Foreign Exchange Trading System: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US Dollar 100,686.43 100,733.30 euros Japanese Yen 100 5.1102 Hong Kong Dollar 100 87.535 British Pounds 100,825.69 […]

  • Market rates in China — 17 Feb

    BEIJING, Feb. 17 (Xinhua) — The following are the central rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Friday by the China Foreign Exchange Trading System: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US Dollars 100,686.59 Euro 100,731.93 Japanese yen 100 5.1189 Hong Kong Dollar 100 87.474 British Pounds […]

  • Market rates in China — 16 Feb

    BEIJING, Feb. 16 (Xinhua) — The following are the central rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Thursday by the China Foreign Exchange Trading System: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US Dollar 100,685.19 Euro 100,732.28 Japanese Yen 100 5.1171 Hong Kong Dollar 100 87.315 British Pounds […]

  • Market rates in China — 15 Feb

    BEIJING, Feb. 15 (Xinhua) — The following are the central rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Wednesday by the China Foreign Exchange Trading System: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US Dollar 100,681.83 Euro 100,732.04 Japanese Yen 100 5.127 Hong Kong Dollar 100 86.904 British Pounds […]

  • China’s coach Shui is eyeing last eighth place in the 2023 Women’s World Cup

    BEIJING, Feb. 14 (Xinhua) — Chinese national team head coach Shui Qingxia has set her sights on reaching the last eight for the Steel Roses at the 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup in Australia and New Zealand in July. In the 2019 World Cup in France, the Chinese team entered the last sixteen. “This time, […]

  • Market exchange rates in China — 14 Feb

    BEIJING, Feb. 14 (Xinhua) — The following are the central rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Tuesday by the China Foreign Exchange Trading System: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US Dollar 100,681.36 Euro 100,730.87 Japanese yen 100 5.1493 Hong Kong Dollar 100 86,799 British Pounds […]

  • Market exchange rates in China — February 9

    BEIJING, Feb. 9 (Xinhua) — The following are the central rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced Thursday by the China Foreign Exchange Trading System: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US Dollar 100,679.05 Euro 100,727.53 Japanese yen 100 5.1697 Hong Kong Dollar 100 86.517 British Pounds 100,819.60 […]

  • Market exchange rates in China — 10 Feb

    BEIJING, Feb. 10 (Xinhua) — The following are the central rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Friday by the China Foreign Exchange Trading System: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US Dollar 100,678.84 Euro 100,728.86 Japanese Yen 100 5.1636 Hong Kong Dollar 100 86.479 British Pounds […]

  • Market exchange rates in China — 13 Feb

    BEIJING, Feb. 13 (Xinhua) — The following are the central rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced Monday by the China Foreign Exchange Trading System: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US Dollar 100,681.51 100,727.37 euros Japanese yen 100 5.1773 Hong Kong Dollar 100 86.819 British pounds 100,821.12 […]

  • Minister of Justice takes first step towards criminalizing ‘theft’

    Anyone who has seen the acclaimed HBO series ‘I May Destroy You’ knows what stealthing is. This is when someone, usually a man, removes a condom during intercourse without informing their sexual partner. Widely regarded as a form of sexual assault, there is no legislation prohibiting the practice in Denmark – to the widespread dismay […]

  • Chinese women’s soccer team to play four friendly matches in February

    BEIJING, Jan. 21 (Xinhua) — The Chinese women’s national soccer team will play four friendly matches in February as part of their preparations for the Women’s World Cup this year. The Chinese team will hold a training camp in Guangzhou from January 26 before traveling to Spain on February 10. According to the schedule, China […]

  • Market exchange rates in China — January 20

    BEIJING, Jan. 20 (Xinhua) — Following are the central rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Friday by the China Foreign Exchange Trading System: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US Dollar 100,677.02 Euro 100,733.61 Japanese yen 100 5.2729 Hong Kong Dollar 100 86.456 British Pounds 100,839.15 […]

  • Finland’s food exports exceed 2 billion euros for the first time

    Finland’s food exports exceed 2 billion euros for the first time

    “The growth opportunities of the food industry in Finland are limited. With the growth of exports, the capacity of the food industry can be increased, which also strengthens the domestic market and improves crisis resilience,” says director Esa Wrang. From Business Finland’s Food from Finland program. Food exports are strategically important in terms of Finland’s […]

  • Market exchange rates in China — January 19

    BEIJING, Jan. 19 (Xinhua) — The following are the central rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced Thursday by the China Foreign Exchange Trading System: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US Dollar 100,676.74 Euro 100,730.44 Japanese Yen 100 5.2658 Hong Kong Dollar 100 86.487 British Pounds 100,835.38 […]

  • Market exchange rates in China — January 18

    BEIJING, Jan. 18 (Xinhua) — The following are the central rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Wednesday by the China Foreign Exchange Trading System: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US Dollar 100,676.02 Euro 100,729.13 Japanese Yen 100 5.2693 Hong Kong Dollar 100 86.434 British Pounds […]

  • Market exchange rates in China — January 17

    BEIJING, Jan. 17 (Xinhua) — The following are the central rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Tuesday by the China Foreign Exchange Trading System: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US Dollar 100,672.22 Euro 100,727.92 Japanese Yen 100 5.2395 Hong Kong Dollar 100 86.064 British Pounds […]

  • What major events does 2023 have in store

    What major events does 2023 have in store

    From King Charles III’s upcoming coronation at Westminster Abbey to the first ever Africa Super League and commemorating the 50th anniversary of Pablo Picasso’s death, FRANCE 24 looks ahead to the new year and shares some of the major events coming up in 2023. Croatia adopts the Euro and joins the Schengen Area More than […]

  • Market rates in China — 30 Dec

    BEIJING, Dec. 30 (Xinhua) — The following are the central rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Friday by the China Foreign Exchange Trading System: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US Dollar 100,696.46 Euro 100,742.29 Japanese Yen 100 5.2358 Hong Kong Dollar 100 89.327 British Pounds […]

  • Market exchange rates in China — 29 Dec

    BEIJING, Dec. 29 (Xinhua) — Following are the central rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Thursday by the China Foreign Exchange Trading System: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US Dollar 100,697.93 Euro 100,741.61 Japanese Yen 100 5.2031 Hong Kong Dollar 100 89.573 British Pounds 100,839.64 […]

  • Market exchange rates in China — 28 Dec

    BEIJING, Dec. 28 (Xinhua) — The following are the central rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced Wednesday by the China Foreign Exchange Trading System: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US Dollar 100,696.81 Euro 100,740.90 Japanese yen 100 5.2183 Hong Kong Dollar 100 89.328 British Pounds 100,837.74 […]

  • Market rates in China — 27 Dec

    BEIJING, Dec. 27 (Xinhua) — The following are the central rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Tuesday by the China Foreign Exchange Trading System: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US Dollar 100,695.46 Euro 100,740.07 Japanese Yen 100 5.2391 Hong Kong Dollar 100 89.139 British Pounds […]

  • Market rates in China — 26 Dec

    BEIJING, Dec. 26 (Xinhua) — Following are the central rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced Monday by the China Foreign Exchange Trading System: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US Dollar 100,698.25 Euro 100,741.19 Japanese Yen 100 5.26 Hong Kong Dollar 100 89.451 British Pounds 100,842.34 Australian […]

  • Life expectancy in the US drops to lowest in a generation

    Life expectancy in the US drops to lowest in a generation

    The combination of the COVID-19 pandemic and high levels of opioid overdose deaths reduced life expectancy in the United States for the second year in a row in 2021, with a child born that year expected to live 76.4 years, the lowest since 1996. according to data from the US Centers for Disease Control and […]

  • The US dollar weakens as risk aversion decreases

    NEW YORK, Dec. 23 (Xinhua) — The U.S. dollar fell in late trade on Friday as investors’ risk aversion faded. The dollar index, which measures the greenback against six major peers, fell 0.11 percent to 104.3250. In late New York trading, the euro rose to US$1.0619 from US$1.0596 in the previous session, and the British […]

  • Market rates in China — 23 Dec

    BEIJING, Dec. 23 (Xinhua) — The following are the central rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Friday by the China Foreign Exchange Trading System: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US Dollar 100,698.10 Euro 100,739.84 Japanese Yen 100 5.2775 Hong Kong Dollar 100 89.546 British Pounds […]

  • Market rates in China — 22 Dec

    BEIJING, Dec. 22 (Xinhua) — The following are the central rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced Thursday by the China Foreign Exchange Trading System: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US Dollar 100,697.13 Euro 100,739.64 Japanese yen 100 5.2684 Hong Kong Dollar 100 89.508 British Pounds 100,842.30 […]

  • Market exchange rates in China — 21 Dec

    BEIJING, Dec. 21 (Xinhua) — The following are the central rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced Wednesday by the China Foreign Exchange Trading System: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US Dollars 100,696.50 Euro 100,740.14 Japanese Yen 100 5.2811 Hong Kong Dollar 100 89.424 British Pounds 100,849.08 […]

  • Market rates in China — 20 Dec

    BEIJING, Dec. 20 (Xinhua) — The following are the central rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Tuesday by the China Foreign Exchange Trading System: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US Dollar 100,698.61 Euro 100,741.12 Japanese Yen 100 5.1003 Hong Kong Dollar 100 89.792 British Pounds […]

  • Market exchange rates in China — 19 Dec

    BEIJING, Dec. 19 (Xinhua) — The following are the central rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced Monday by the China Foreign Exchange Trading System: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US Dollar 100,697.46 Euro 100,738.61 Japanese yen 100 5.1144 Hong Kong Dollar 100 89.573 British Pounds 100,848.44 […]

  • Market rates in China — 16 Dec

    BEIJING, Dec. 16 (Xinhua) — The following are the central rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Friday by the China Foreign Exchange Trading System: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US Dollars 100,697.91 Euro 100,742.02 Japanese Yen 100 5.0666 Hong Kong Dollar 100 89.731 British Pounds […]

  • Market exchange rates in China — 15 Dec

    BEIJING, Dec. 15 (Xinhua) — The following are the central rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced Thursday by the China Foreign Exchange Trading System: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US Dollar 100,693.43 Euro 100,740.62 Japanese Yen 100 5.1251 Hong Kong Dollar 100 89.169 British Pounds 100,861.51 […]

  • Market exchange rates in China — 14 Dec

    BEIJING, Dec. 14 (Xinhua) — The following are the central rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced Wednesday by the China Foreign Exchange Trading System: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US Dollar 100,695.35 Euro 100,738.60 Japanese Yen 100 5.1257 Hong Kong Dollar 100 89.409 British Pounds 100,858.84 […]

  • Market exchange rates in China — 13 Dec

    BEIJING, Dec. 13 (Xinhua) — The following are the central rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Tuesday by the China Foreign Exchange Trading System: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US Dollar 100,697.46 Euro 100,734.95 Japanese Yen 100 5.0691 Hong Kong Dollar 100 89.714 British Pounds […]

  • Market exchange rates in China — 12 Dec

    BEIJING, Dec. 12 (Xinhua) — The following are the central rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced Monday by the China Foreign Exchange Trading System: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US Dollars 100,695.65 Euro 100,731.91 Japanese Yen 100 5.0857 Hong Kong Dollar 100 89.341 British Pounds 100,851.33 […]

  • Over 2,000 athletes compete in the ironman triathlon at Lake Taupo in New Zealand

    TAUPO, New Zealand, Dec. 10 (Xinhua) — More than 2,000 athletes from over 40 countries and regions competed in two ironman triathlon races in heavy rain, both held on Saturday in and around New Zealand’s Lake Taupo, the largest freshwater lake in Australasia . Ironman New Zealand sees athletes swim 3.8km starting and finishing on […]

  • Market exchange rates in China — 9 Dec

    BEIJING, Dec. 9 (Xinhua) — The following are the central rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Friday by the China Foreign Exchange Trading System: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US Dollars 100,695.88 Euro 100,734.60 Japanese Yen 100 5.0912 Hong Kong Dollar 100 89.382 British Pounds […]

  • Market exchange rates in China — 8 Dec

    BEIJING, Dec. 8 (Xinhua) — The following are the central rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced Thursday by the China Foreign Exchange Trading System: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US Dollar 100,696.06 Euro 100,731.66 Japanese yen 100 5.1036 Hong Kong Dollar 100 89.353 British Pounds 100,849.78 […]

  • Market exchange rates in China — 7 Dec

    BEIJING, Dec. 7 (Xinhua) — The following are the central rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced Wednesday by the China Foreign Exchange Trading System: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US Dollars 100,699.75 Euro 100,732.46 Japanese Yen 100 5.1115 Hong Kong Dollar 100 89.934 British Pounds 100,848.91 […]

  • Market exchange rates in China — 6 Dec

    BEIJING, Dec. 6 (Xinhua) — The following are the central rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Tuesday by the China Foreign Exchange Trading System: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US Dollar 100,697.46 100,732.51 euros Japanese Yen 100 5.1067 Hong Kong Dollar 100 89.775 British Pounds […]

  • Market exchange rates in China — 5 Dec

    BEIJING, Dec. 5 (Xinhua) — The following are the central rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced Monday by the China Foreign Exchange Trading System: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US Dollar 100,703.84 Euro 100,741.91 Japanese yen 100 5.232 Hong Kong Dollar 100 90.453 British Pounds 100,864.81 […]

  • Market rates in China — Nov. 29

    BEIJING, Nov. 29 (Xinhua) — The following are the central rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Tuesday by the China Foreign Exchange Trading System: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US Dollars 100,719.89 Euro 100,744.61 Japanese Yen 100 5.1866 Hong Kong Dollar 100 92.115 British Pounds […]

  • Market Exchange Rates in China — Nov 30

    BEIJING, Nov. 30 (Xinhua) — The following are the central rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced Wednesday by the China Foreign Exchange Trading System: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US Dollars 100,717.69 Euro 100,741.29 Japanese Yen 100 5.1723 Hong Kong Dollar 100 91.869 British Pounds 100,857.48 […]

  • Market exchange rates in China — Dec. 1

    BEIJING, Dec. 1 (Xinhua) — The following are the central rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced Thursday by the China Foreign Exchange Trading System: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US Dollar 100,712.25 Euro 100,742.35 Japanese Yen 100 5.1712 Hong Kong Dollar 100 91.304 British Pounds 100,860.07 […]

  • Market exchange rates in China — 2 Dec

    BEIJING, Dec. 2 (Xinhua) — The following are the central rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced Friday by the China Foreign Exchange Trading System: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US Dollar 100,705.42 Euro 100,742.82 Japanese Yen 100 5.2177 Hong Kong Dollar 100 90.687 British Pounds 100,865.02 […]

  • Live: Ukraine calls on NATO to speed up aid as more aid is promised

    Live: Ukraine calls on NATO to speed up aid as more aid is promised

    Ukraine called on NATO members on Tuesday to speed up arms deliveries and help restore its shattered power grid, as Western allies pledged to boost support to help Kyiv through the winter in the face of Russia’s attacks. Follow our blog to see how today’s events unfolded. All times are Paris time (GMT+1). 04:23: Ukraine […]

  • Sanna Marin, Jacinda Ardern asked if the official meeting was because the two leaders are “of the same age”

    Sanna Marin, Jacinda Ardern asked if the official meeting was because the two leaders are “of the same age”

    Sanna Marin met her New Zealand counterpart Jacinda Ardern on Wednesday during the Finnish prime minister’s first visit to the country.

  • The government is in crisis after the center voted with the opposition on the nature conservation law

    The government is in crisis after the center voted with the opposition on the nature conservation law

    The government crisis hit just after Prime Minister Sanna Marin (SDP) left for Australia and New Zealand.

  • Danish News Round-Up: Historic increase in economic inequality

    Danish News Round-Up: Historic increase in economic inequality

    The gap between rich and poor has never been greater in Denmark – or at least it was the case last year, when the economy boomed, reports Denmark’s statistics. The results are based on the increase in the Gini coefficient – a measure of income inequality in a country. In a country where everyone is […]

  • The Prime Minister of Finland is leaving for an official trip to New Zealand, Australia

    The Prime Minister of Finland is leaving for an official trip to New Zealand, Australia

    Next week’s trip is the first time that the Prime Minister of Finland makes an official visit to the Australian continent.

  • America’s bravado hides a deeply damaged democracy

    America’s bravado hides a deeply damaged democracy

    America is a nation in decline and exceptionalism has blinded us to a dangerous allegiance, writes Bilal Cleland. What is democracy? Abraham Lincolnin Gettysburg AddressNovember 19, 1863, gave one of the most frequently quoted statements about democracy. He described it as “government of the people, by the people, for the people”. It was a state […]

  • Market rates in China — 23 Nov

    BEIJING, Nov. 23 (Xinhua) — The following are the central rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced Wednesday by the China Foreign Exchange Trading System: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US Dollar 100,712.81 Euro 100,734.81 Japanese Yen 100 5.0498 Hong Kong Dollar 100 91.182 British Pounds 100,847.64 […]

  • The EU nation’s decline in the real estate market is deepening

    The EU nation’s decline in the real estate market is deepening

    Skyrocketing electricity costs have pushed Sweden’s house prices lower Sweden’s housing price decline accelerated in October, with the Nordic country gripped by the most severe housing slump in three decades, Bloomberg reported on Monday, citing industry data. House prices in the country fell by about 14% from a peak earlier this year, according to Valueguard, […]

  • The EU nation’s decline in the real estate market is deepening

    The EU nation’s decline in the real estate market is deepening

    Skyrocketing electricity costs have pushed Sweden’s house prices lower Sweden’s housing price decline accelerated in October, with the Nordic country gripped by the most severe housing slump in three decades, Bloomberg reported on Monday, citing industry data. House prices in the country fell by about 14% from a peak earlier this year, according to Valueguard, […]

  • Market rates in China — Nov. 22

    BEIJING, Nov. 22 (Xinhua) — The following are the central rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Tuesday by the China Foreign Exchange Trading System: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US Dollar 100,716.67 Euro 100,733.78 Japanese Yen 100 5.0428 Hong Kong Dollar 100 91.859 British Pounds […]

  • Market rates in China — Nov. 21

    BEIJING, Nov. 21 (Xinhua) — The following are the central rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced Monday by the China Foreign Exchange Trading System: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US Dollar 100,712.56 Euro 100,735.51 Japanese yen 100 5.077 Hong Kong Dollar 100 91.108 British Pounds 100,846.54 […]

  • Elton John Rockets Towards Retirement at LA’s Dodger Stadium

    Elton John Rockets Towards Retirement at LA’s Dodger Stadium

    Los Anegeles – Forty-seven years after taking the stage at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles in a sequined baseball uniform as the world’s biggest pop star, Elton John took to the same stage Sunday night wearing a bedazzled Dodgers bathrobe, a uniform more fitting for a 75-year-old man on the verge of retirement. The crowd […]

  • Market Exchange Rates in China — Nov 18

    BEIJING, Nov. 18 (Xinhua) — Following are the central rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Friday by the China Foreign Exchange Trading System: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US Dollar 100,710.91 Euro 100,736.26 Japanese yen 100 5.064 Hong Kong Dollar 100 90.823 British Pounds 100,843.69 […]

  • Market rates in China — 17 Nov

    BEIJING, Nov. 17 (Xinhua) — The following are the central rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced Thursday by the China Foreign Exchange Trading System: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US Dollar 100,706.55 Euro 100,734.42 Japanese Yen 100 5.0635 Hong Kong Dollar 100 90.323 British Pounds 100,841.89 […]

  • Market Exchange Rates in China — Nov 16

    BEIJING, Nov. 16 (Xinhua) — The following are the central rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced Wednesday by the China Foreign Exchange Trading System: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US Dollar 100,703.63 Euro 100,727.93 Japanese Yen 100 5.0606 Hong Kong Dollar 100 89.921 British Pounds 100,834.62 […]

  • Market rates in China — 15 Nov

    BEIJING, Nov. 15 (Xinhua) — The following are the central exchange rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Tuesday by the China Foreign Exchange Trade System: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US Dollar 100,704.21 Euro 100,727.09 Japanese Yen 100 5.0247 Hong Kong Dollar 100 89.861 British […]

  • Market Exchange Rates in China — Nov 14

    BEIJING, Nov. 14 (Xinhua) — The following are the central rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced Monday by the China Foreign Exchange Trading System: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US Dollars 100,708.99 Euro 100,732.64 Japanese Yen 100 5.0853 Hong Kong Dollar 100 90.449 British Pounds 100,836.60 […]

  • Market rates in China — 11 Nov

    BEIJING, Nov. 11 (Xinhua) — Following are the central rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Friday by the China Foreign Exchange Trading System: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US Dollar 100,719.07 Euro 100,732.80 Japanese Yen 100 5.0734 Hong Kong Dollar 100 91.698 British Pounds 100,841.34 […]

  • Market Exchange Rates in China — Nov 10

    BEIJING, Nov. 10 (Xinhua) — The following are the central rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Thursday by the China Foreign Exchange Trading System: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US Dollar 100,724.22 Euro 100,725.23 Japanese Yen 100 4.945 Hong Kong Dollar 100 92.261 British Pounds […]

  • Market Exchange Rates in China — Nov 9

    BEIJING, Nov. 9 (Xinhua) — The following are the central rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced Wednesday by the China Foreign Exchange Trading System: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US Dollars 100,721.89 Euro 100,726.28 Japanese Yen 100 4.9569 Hong Kong Dollar 100 91.969 British Pounds 100,832.53 […]

  • AB de Villiers-backed Last Man Stands launches India Super League 2023 to promote amateur cricket

    AB de Villiers-backed Last Man Stands launches India Super League 2023 to promote amateur cricket

    Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India]November 8 (ANI): South African cricket legend and former Royal Challengers Bangalore star AB de Villiers is all set to launch the first edition of The Last Man Stands (LMS) India Super League 2023, the world’s largest amateur T20 cricket league in India. The former South African Test captain is the LMS global […]

  • Market Exchange Rates in China — Nov 8

    BEIJING, Nov. 8 (Xinhua) — The following are the central rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Tuesday by the China Foreign Exchange Trading System: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US Dollar 100,721.50 Euro 100,723.17 Japanese Yen 100 4.9197 Hong Kong Dollar 100 91.913 British Pounds […]

  • Market Exchange Rates in China — Nov 7

    BEIJING, Nov. 7 (Xinhua) — Following are the central rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced Monday by the China Foreign Exchange Trading System: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US Dollar 100,722.92 Euro 100,717.66 Japanese yen 100 4.9172 Hong Kong Dollar 100 92.096 British Pounds 100,818.24 Australian […]

  • Market Exchange Rates in China — Nov 4

    BEIJING, Nov. 4 (Xinhua) — The following are the central rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Friday by the China Foreign Exchange Trading System: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US Dollars 100,725.55 Euro 100,709.55 Japanese Yen 100 4.9097 Hong Kong Dollar 100 92.429 British Pounds […]

  • Market Exchange Rates in China — Nov 3

    BEIJING, Nov. 3 (Xinhua) — The following are the central rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Thursday by the China Foreign Exchange Trading System: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US Dollar 100,724.72 Euro 100,711.53 Japanese Yen 100 4.90 Hong Kong Dollar 100 92.324 British Pounds […]

  • Market Exchange Rates in China — Nov 2

    BEIJING, Nov. 2 (Xinhua) — The following are the central rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced Wednesday by the China Foreign Exchange Trading System: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US Dollar 100,721.97 Euro 100,714.10 Japanese Yen 100 4.8804 Hong Kong Dollar 100 91.974 British Pounds 100,831.52 […]

  • Market Exchange Rates in China — Nov 1

    BEIJING, Nov. 1 (Xinhua) — The following are the central rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Tuesday by the China Foreign Exchange Trading System: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US Dollar 100,720.81 Euro 100,713.34 Japanese Yen 100 4.8588 Hong Kong Dollar 100 91.828 British Pounds […]

  • Climate summary: Could Denmark soon have a new Swedish nuclear power plant as a neighbour?

    Climate summary: Could Denmark soon have a new Swedish nuclear power plant as a neighbour?

    Plans to build a new nuclear power plant near the decommissioned Barsebäck nuclear power plant are taking shape in Skåne in southern Sweden – an area just over 20 km across the Øresund from Copenhagen. For decades, the Danish government tirelessly campaigned for its closure due to its proximity to Denmark. But now it appears […]

  • Veterans return to Australia camp for women’s soccer friendlies

    CANBERRA, Oct. 31 (Xinhua) — Australia women’s national football coach Tony Gustavsson on Monday announced a 24-player squad for friendlies against Sweden and Thailand ahead of the 2023 Women’s World Cup in Australia and New Zealand. It features the return of several star players from injury, including first-choice goalkeeper Lydia Williams, defender Alanna Kennedy and […]

  • Market exchange rates in China — October 31

    BEIJING, Oct. 31 (Xinhua) — Following are the central rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced Monday by the China Foreign Exchange Trading System: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US Dollar 100,717.68 Euro 100,717.03 Japanese Yen 100 4.875 Hong Kong Dollar 100 91.431 British Pounds 100,835.71 Australian […]