Delivery king Yamato finds stay-at-home boom to be a curse

Delivery king Yamato finds stay-at-home boom to be a curse

TOKYO — At a Yamato Transport logistics center near Tokyo’s waterfront, a weary worker labors to process the rising volume of packages on one day in mid-May. “They’re increasing dramatically,” the employee said. The backyard of the center...
UN prepares for General Assembly in September sans leaders: sources

UN prepares for General Assembly in September sans leaders: sources

NEW YORK — United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has told officials at the world body to weigh holding this year’s General Assembly in September on schedule but with pre-recorded statements from world leaders rather than in-person speeches,...
UN prepares for General Assembly in September sans leaders: sources

UN prepares for General Assembly in September without world leaders

NEW YORK — United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has told officials at the world body to weigh holding this year’s General Assembly in September on schedule but with pre-recorded statements from world leaders rather than in-person speeches,...
Trump threatens to cut ‘whole relationship’ with China

Trump threatens to cut ‘whole relationship’ with China

NEW YORK — U.S. President Donald Trump said Thursday that he is currently not on speaking terms with Chinese President Xi Jinping and that Washington could go as far as severing the “whole relationship” with Beijing if trade relations do not improve....
UN prepares for General Assembly in September sans leaders: sources

UN prepares for General Assembly as scheduled without world leaders

NEW YORK — United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has told officials at the world body to weigh holding this year’s General Assembly in September on schedule but with pre-recorded statements from world leaders rather than in-person speeches,...