Author Archives: Jeremy Yepez

Facebook to build submarine cables linking US and Indonesia

Project also backed by Google reflects increasing focus on south-east Asia’s biggest economy Facebook will build two submarine cables connecting the US with Indonesia for the first time as the Silicon Valley group boosts its focus on the world’s fastest-growing population of smartphone users. The project, in which US search giant Google will also own […]

Cuban protesters demand US lift trade embargo, sanctions

Hundreds join caravan in capital Havana to pressure US President Joe Biden to lift economic curbs on Cuba. Hundreds of Cubans joined a protest caravan on Sunday along the seaside road in the capital, Havana, to demand an end to the longstanding United States trade embargo against the country. The caravan was one of several […]

World Dog Alliance: US, China, and Japan Should Work Together for Animal Welfare

FLORIDA CITY, Fla., March 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — US-China relations are at their lowest point in decades after the Alaska summit held in March. Major newspapers described the meeting as “contentious,” and that the two countries’ top diplomats were “trading sharp and unusually public barbs.” Some commented that the outcome “further lowers expectations for improvement of relations between the US […]