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Malaysian police have released images of two suspects in the killing of a Palestinian engineer and...
Robots that can weld and bolt are being developed for construction sites
A human rights group says gender discrimination is widespread in the Chinese work force, with many...
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Malaysia releases images of suspects in Palestinian killing

Apr 23, 2018

Malaysian police have released images of two suspects in the killing of a Palestinian engineer and said they appeared to be European or Middle Eastern, fueling suspicion that the slaying was an Israeli assassination

Construction robots weld, bolt, lift to beat worker shortage

Apr 23, 2018

Robots that can weld and bolt are being developed for construction sites

HRW: 'Men only' job ads show ongoing discrimination in China

Apr 23, 2018

A human rights group says gender discrimination is widespread in the Chinese work force, with many hiring advertisements openly calling only for male applicants

S.Korea halts propaganda broadcasts before summit with North

Apr 23, 2018

South Korea says it has halted anti-North Korea propaganda broadcasts on the border ahead of talks between their leaders this week

GM, Korean union reach tentative agreement on wages, workers

Apr 23, 2018

GM, SKorean union reach tentative agreement on cost cutting, new car models for GM Korea factories

36 dead, mostly Chinese, in North Korea traffic accident

Apr 23, 2018

A traffic accident in southern North Korea has killed 32 Chinese tourists and four North Koreans, Chinese officials say

Korean Air heiresses to resign as smuggle probe widens

Apr 23, 2018

Korean Air Lines says daughters of chairman to resign over smuggling probe, scandals

Sweden's king, Japan's emperor mark 150 years of diplomacy

Apr 23, 2018

Sweden's King Carl XVI Gustaf has escorted Japanese Emperor at a special exhibit on Swedish natural sciences opening in Tokyo marking 150 years of diplomacy

Shanghai gets automated bank with VR, robots, face scanning

Apr 23, 2018

Shanghai gets automated "unmanned bank" equipped with facial recognition software, a virtual reality room and talking robots

World's oldest person dies in Japan at age of 117

Apr 22, 2018

The world's oldest person has died in southern Japan at the age of 117

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Stock markets steady, oil slips after Trump slams...

Apr 20, 2018

Global stock markets subdued amid trade worries, while the oil fell after President Donald Trump...

Asian shares higher on optimism about global...

Apr 19, 2018

Asian shares higher as optimism on global economy helps investors shake off worries about...

Global stocks rise after Wall Street gains for...

Apr 18, 2018

Global stocks have followed Wall Street higher despite a Chinese tariff hike on U.S. sorghum in a...

Global stocks turn higher on upbeat corporate...

Apr 17, 2018

Global shares are mixed amid persisting worries over trade tensions between China and the U.S.

Asian shares flat to slightly higher as...

Apr 17, 2018

Asian shares flat to slightly higher as China reports 1Q GDP expanded 6.8 percent