The Best Credit Cards From Foreign Airlines

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Police seized 72 designer handbags stuffed with foreign cash from Malaysia’s former prime minister as part of investigation into a global financial scandal

AP Photo Police seized 284 boxes from properties linked to Malaysia’s former Prime Minister Najib Razak. The boxes including designer handbags filled with Malaysian and US currency, watches, and jewelry. The raids were part of an investigation into the scandal-plagued state investment fund 1MDB, which Najib set up in 2009 and allegedly siphoned off billions […]

Four major airlines quietly changed their references to Taiwan — and it shows just how much power China has over foreign companies

Rahman Roslan/Getty Images Air Canada and Malaysia Airlines have altered references to Taiwan on their websites, indicating China’s claim over the self-ruled island. The shift comes weeks after China demanded 36 airlines stop listing Taiwan as a separate country, a move the White House called “Orwellian nonsense.” But Delta Air Lines, Lufthansa, and British Airways […]

China wants to dictate how foreign airlines refer to Taiwan and the US is having none of it — this is how every major airline is responding

VCG/VCG via Getty Images Taiwan says it’s a democratic, self-ruled country in East Asia. China disagrees. Under the “One China” policy, Beijing considers Taiwan to be a province of China, one that will eventually be fully reunified — by force, if necessary. China is adamant about this and frequently seeks to assert its claim to […]

Meghan Markle once caught in dangerous situation in this foreign country – what happened?

Meghan Markle, 36, is to marry her fiance, Prince Harry, 33, this month and join the British royal family. As part of her role, she will be expected to travel with Harry across the globe, promoting awareness of campaigns and charities with the two having already visited Edinburgh and Wales since announcing their engagement. Before […]

‘UK Parliament, not Trump, should set its foreign policy’ – Sturgeon on British strikes in Syria

The UK Parliament, not US President Donald Trump, should define British foreign policy, Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said, criticizing Theresa May’s decision to join the US-led military intervention in Syria. The main question that the British PM hasn’t answered yet is how “this action” against Damascus “taken without parliamentary approval,” will halt the use […]

REVIEW: Love, Sex & Other Foreign Policy Goals by Jesse Armstrong

Now Armstrong has written his first novel and in some ways, he’s in familiar territory. The narrator Andrew is a loveable loser who wants to be a good person but finds himself lying and scheming to secure the girl he loves, with amusingly disastrous consequences. That description makes the book sound like exactly the sort […]

Foreign travel advice: Myanmar introduces fast-track visa approval 365 days a year

Applying for a visa and can be one of the most frustrating parts of booking a trip with lengthy applications to fill and time constraints of getting everything sorted before you travel. However, Myanmar may have come up with a solution that will ease the progress for travellers. Last week, Myanmar introduced a fast-track tourist […]

Holiday car hire SCAM: Tourists ripped off thousands of pounds by foreign companies

GETTY Customers are often lured in by very cheap rates – only to find the costs soaring with added extras Scams can include billing for non-existent damage, dramatically overcharging for repairs and slapping on a premium for fuel if cars are not returned without a completely full tank. Rory Boland, Which? Travel editor, warned: “Unfortunately, […]

Bremmer: Trump has 3 big foreign policy wins his predecessors couldn’t get, but his methods come with major risks

Alex Wong/Getty Images A little over a year in office, President Donald Trump’s foreign policy stock is up. Part of that has to do with his unconventional approach to dealing with both friends and foes. But his tactics carry risks with them, and those wins could sour. President Donald Trump has notched three notable foreign […]