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Riot police storm Hong Kong malls to nip more...

Nov 3, 2019

Riot police have stormed several malls in Hong Kong to thwart pro-democracy protests, as the...

China says US has 'weaponized' visas to target...

Oct 23, 2019

China is accusing the U.S. of having "weaponized" the issuing of visas following the reported...

Hong Kong police say homemade bomb targeted...

Oct 14, 2019

Hong Kong police say a homemade remote-controlled explosive device intended to "kill or to harm"...

Asian stocks gain after US, China announce truce...

Oct 14, 2019

Asian stock markets rise after Washington and Beijing announce a truce on tariff hikes in a trade...

China criticizes Apple for app that tracks Hong...

Oct 9, 2019

China lashes out at Apple over smartphone app that lets Hong Kong protesters report police movements

Protests squeezing Hong Kong economy, tourism,...

Oct 8, 2019

Hong Kong's embattled leader Carrie Lam says the city's economy is being battered by months of...

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Riot police storm Hong Kong malls to nip more protests

Nov 3, 2019

Riot police have stormed several malls in Hong Kong to thwart pro-democracy protests, as the city's leader heads to Beijing for talks on deepening economic integration between the semi-autonomous Chinese territory and mainland China

China says US has 'weaponized' visas to target exchanges

Oct 23, 2019

China is accusing the U.S. of having "weaponized" the issuing of visas following the reported inability of a top Chinese space program official to obtain permission to travel to a key conference in Washington

Hong Kong police say homemade bomb targeted officers

Oct 14, 2019

Hong Kong police say a homemade remote-controlled explosive device intended to "kill or to harm" police officers was detonated during violent protests across the territory on Sunday

Asian stocks gain after US, China announce truce on tariffs

Oct 14, 2019

Asian stock markets rise after Washington and Beijing announce a truce on tariff hikes in a trade war

China criticizes Apple for app that tracks Hong Kong police

Oct 9, 2019

China lashes out at Apple over smartphone app that lets Hong Kong protesters report police movements

Protests squeezing Hong Kong economy, tourism, leader says

Oct 8, 2019

Hong Kong's embattled leader Carrie Lam says the city's economy is being battered by months of increasingly violent protests

Hong Kong suspends trains, appeals to public after rioting

Oct 5, 2019

All subway and trains services are closed in Hong Kong after another night of rampaging violence that a new ban on face masks failed to quell

China-Australia rift deepens as Beijing tests overseas sway

Oct 3, 2019

Australia’s ban on Chinese telecoms giant Huawei’s involvement in its next-generation networks and its crackdown on foreign covert interference are testing Beijing’s efforts to project its power overseas

Arch bridge falls in Taiwan bay, divers search for victims

Oct 1, 2019

A towering bridge over a bay in eastern Taiwan has collapsed sending an oil tanker truck falling onto boats in the water below and at least 11 people are feared trapped or missing

China releases more pork from reserve to cool prices

Sep 26, 2019

China is releasing more pork from stockpiles to help cool surging prices ahead of next week's celebration of the Communist Party's 70th anniversary in power.

Finance

Asian stocks gain after US, China announce truce...

Oct 14, 2019

Asian stock markets rise after Washington and Beijing announce a truce on tariff hikes in a trade...

China releases more pork from reserve to cool...

Sep 26, 2019

China is releasing more pork from stockpiles to help cool surging prices ahead of next week's...

China to boost pork output as swine fever drives...

Sep 11, 2019

China is launching a nationwide initiative to boost pork production following a price spike blamed...

HK stocks surge on withdrawal of law that sparked...

Sep 4, 2019

Hong Kong stocks surge as government withdraws extradition law that sparked 3 months of protests

Asian stocks mixed after US, China impose new...

Sep 2, 2019

Asian stock markets mixed after US, China step up trade war with new tariff hikes

China lets currency sink to 11-year low after...

Aug 26, 2019

China allows yuan to sink to 11-year low against dollar following Trump tariff hike, trade threats

Global stocks higher ahead of US Fed chairman's...

Aug 23, 2019

Global stocks rise after Wall Street declines ahead of closely watched speech by US Fed chairman

Global stocks mixed after Wall Street rebound

Aug 22, 2019

Global stocks mixed after Wall Street gains as investors look ahead to Fed chairman's speech

Global stocks lower after US falls on recession...

Aug 15, 2019

Global stock markets mostly lower after Wall Street falls on recession fears