YINCHUAN (China), Dec 4 (Bernama) -- Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region in northwest China might have been under the imperial rule of Chinese emperors much earlier than archeologists previously thought, according to the recent excavation of a group of 3,000-year-old tombs.

DAVAO CITY (Philippines), Dec 4 (Bernama) -- Six people were killed in a clash between government troops and leftist rebels in southern Philippines on Sunday, China's Xinhua news agency reported the military as saying on Monday.

NANCHANG (China), Dec 4 (Bernama) -- Chinese authorities have approved a plan to turn the tomb of the Marquis of Haihun into a national-level archeological relics park, China's Xinhua news agency reported the management office of the site as saying on Monday.

HANOI, Dec 4 (Bernama) -- Vietnam offers the most attractive office yield in the world, Vietnam News Agency (VNA) reported, citing the latest Savills' World Office Yield Spectrum 2H 2017 report.

HANOI, Dec 4 (Bernama) -- The plan for the trial run of Hanoi's first metro line, the Cat Linh-Ha Dong urban railway project must be rebuilt as the date for the test run in October has passed, said Deputy Minister of Transport Nguyen Ngoc Dong .

BEIJING, Dec. 4 (BERNAMA-NNN-XINHUA) -- A magnitude-6.0 earthquake jolted 19 km northeast of Bahia de Caraquez on the western coast of Ecuador at 1119 GMT on Sunday, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) said.

SEBERANG JAYA, Dec 4 (Bernama) -- Malaysian Industrial Development Finance Bhd (MIDF) will continue supporting local small and medium enterprises (SMEs) on their journey towards the Industry 4.0 in approving RM2.1 billion under the Soft Loan Scheme for Automation and Modernation (SLSAM).