Brisbane man released from isolation as global coronavirus epidemic fears grow | ABC News

An Australian man who is being tested for a deadly new strain of coronavirus has been released from home isolation in Brisbane. He is, however still under supervision for any signs of the illness after returning from China with flu-like symptoms. There are growing concerns the outbreak could turn into a global epidemic. Chinese authorities … Read more Brisbane man released from isolation as global coronavirus epidemic fears grow | ABC News

China confirms spread of coronavirus, surge in new infections

The spread of a new and potentially deadly virus appears to be accelerating in Asia. South Korea has become the latest country to confirm its first case of a new coronavirus that has originated in China. Patient numbers have tripled and three people have died since it was first detected in the Chinese city of … Read more China confirms spread of coronavirus, surge in new infections

‘Not convinced’: Lebanese press slams minister’s apology for violence against journalists

IN THE WORLD PAPERS – January 17, 2020: We look at the Lebanese media’s coverage of growing police brutality against journalists covering the ongoing protest movement. We then turn to the UK, with yet another twist in the Big Ben controversy. We end with an unlikely diplomatic rift between the US and South Korea… sparked by … Read more ‘Not convinced’: Lebanese press slams minister’s apology for violence against journalists

NZDF personnel get festive for Christmas despite being away from loved ones

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Why a $15,000,000,000 inheritance can bankrupt you in SOUTH KOREA? – VisualPolitik EN

By the time we make this video, LEE KUN HEE, the president of SAMSUNG, will have spent more than 4 years hidden in a South Korean hospital, and nobody dares to reveal if he is dead or alive. The reason? His son will get an inheritance that goes between $10B and $15B… and he will … Read more Why a $15,000,000,000 inheritance can bankrupt you in SOUTH KOREA? – VisualPolitik EN

Why do JAPAN and KOREA get on so BADLY – VisualPolitik EN

This video is sponsored by Blinkist. The first 100 people to go to https://www.blinkist.com/visualpolitik ​are going to get unlimited access for 1 week to try it out. You’ll also get 25% off if you want the full membership. On paper they should be two great allies. Something like the Batman and Robin or Frodo and … Read more Why do JAPAN and KOREA get on so BADLY – VisualPolitik EN

The NEW Japanese IMPERIALISM – VisualPolitik EN

When we mention Japan, what’s the first thing that comes to mind? Probably most of us think of a modern, advanced country with a rich culture… Many may also think about manga, anime or video games. It’s likely that most of us have a very positive image of the Land of the Rising Sun. So … Read more The NEW Japanese IMPERIALISM – VisualPolitik EN

Is AirBNB pushing rental prices up? – VisualPolitik EN

AirBNB has registered over 400 million check-ins just in the last decade. Today, hundreds of people worldwide live off of their earnings from AirBNB. But this great success doesn’t come without problems. Throughout the world’s cities, platforms against this website are surfacing. In fact, many cities are banning or restricting AirBNB. The biggest reason is … Read more Is AirBNB pushing rental prices up? – VisualPolitik EN

Why is South Korea Censoring the Internet? – VisualPolitik EN

South Korea is one of the freest and most democratic countries in Asia and also one of the most connected and technologically advanced countries in the world. This country has been the example of an economic miracle. In a little over 50 years it transformed from being a very poor country to one of the … Read more Why is South Korea Censoring the Internet? – VisualPolitik EN

North Korea: The Pirates of the 21st Century? – VisualPolitik EN

This video is sponsored by NordVPN. Go to https://NordVPN.com/visualpolitik and use code VISUALPOLITIK to get 75% off a 3 year plan and an extra month for free. Protect yourself online today! In recent decades, North Korea has become the real bad guy of international politics: nuclear weapons, kidnappings, arms trafficking… there’s practically no criminal activity … Read more North Korea: The Pirates of the 21st Century? – VisualPolitik EN

The END of the South Korean MODEL? – VisualPolitik EN

South Korea has been one of the greatest economic success stories s in history. In little more than three decades, South Korea went from being a third world country to becoming one of the richest countries on the planet. However, the truth is that the South Korean economy is going through a slump and many … Read more The END of the South Korean MODEL? – VisualPolitik EN

A Conversation with Olympic Medalist Michelle Kwan & Special Olympics Medalist Melissa Reilly

Michelle Kwan is the most-decorated skater in U.S. Figure Skating history, having won two Olympic medals, five World titles and nine U.S. titles. She’s a Special Olympics Ambassador, member of the Committee of 100 and a member of both the US and World Skating Halls of Fame. William Alford is the Jerome A. and Joan … Read more A Conversation with Olympic Medalist Michelle Kwan & Special Olympics Medalist Melissa Reilly

Taiwan celebrates the 10th Anniversary of Peekaboo bag

Fendi celebrates the 10th Anniversary of Peekaboo bag by bringing into Taipei 101 ten one-of-a-kind personalized Peekaboo bags from the previous Peekaboo Projects. Fendi’s charitable Peekaboo Project has been carried out globally since 2014, selecting influential, iconic personalities to participate in the customization of the Maison’s Peekaboo bag. The project was first conceived in UK, … Read more Taiwan celebrates the 10th Anniversary of Peekaboo bag

New Ambassadors Arrive in Sweden

Four new ambassadors have arrived in Sweden, including an archbishop from the Vatican. Their Excellencies presented letters of credence to HM The King of Sweden on Thursday 25th October 2012: The newly appointed Apostolic Nuncio Monsignor Henryk Józef Nowacki, Titular Archbishop of Blera, will represent the Holy See. Archbishop Nowacki was born in Germany in … Read more New Ambassadors Arrive in Sweden

Sweden Sends Last of Its Plutonium to United States

Sweden has sent the last of its separated plutonium to the United States under the U.S. Global Threat Reduction Initiative. The final shipment was sent on Sunday 25th March 2012 and ended the use of highly enriched uranium in Swedish research reactors. In a speech at the Nuclear summit in Seoul, Korea, on 27th March … Read more Sweden Sends Last of Its Plutonium to United States