08 August 2022


Indonesia says Tesla strikes $5 billion deal to buy nickel products (7)
08 Aug 2022 Created: 03:14 PM Jakarta, Aug. 8 (BNA): U.S. carmaker Tesla (TSLA.O) has signed contracts worth about $5 billion to buy materials for their batteries from nickel processing companies in Indonesia, a senior cabinet minister told CNBC Indonesia. Southeast Asia's biggest economy has been trying to get Tesla to set up a production facility in the country, which has major nickel reserves. President Joko Widodo met with Tesla founder Elon Musk earlier this year to
Asean must stand in unity: Cambodian PM (4)
Phnom Penh, Aug 8 (UNI) Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen said on Monday that the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) needs to stand in unity to address key challenges for the sake of regional peace, stability and sustainable development. In a video message marking the ASEAN Day, Hun Sen, chair of Asean for 2022, said Cambodia is committed to upholding and promoting the groups
August 8, 202212:14 PM UTC Support for Japan PM's cabinet lowest since it was formed - NHK (2)
Reuters Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida speaks during a joint news conference with Indonesia's President Joko Widodo at the prime minister's official residence in Tokyo, Japan, July 27, 2022.
Marcos praises Pinoy para athletes for triumphant campaign (2)
By Azer Parrocha August 8, 2022, 6:54 pm MANILA - President Ferdinand "Bongbong" Marcos Jr. on Monday praised the Philippine para-athlete delegation over their triumphant campaign during the recent 11th Asean Para Games (APG) in Surakata, Indonesia. Competing in 14 disciplines, the Filipinos athletes returned home with their best-ever finish of 28 gold, 31 silver, and 47 bronze medals. "Binabati natin ang ating mga kampeon sa katatapos lamang na 2022 ASEAN
Pickup van plunges into ravine in Indonesia, leaving 8 dead (2)
Source: Xinhua| 2022-08-08 17:19:45 JAKARTA, Aug. 8 (Xinhua) - A pickup van plunged into a 30-meter-deep ravine in the Indonesian province of West Java on Monday morning, killing eight people and injuring nine others, local police said. The tragic accident took place in Cibeureum village in the province's district of Ciamis.
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