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World shares are mixed and oil prices have fallen slightly pending updates on restoring output at a...
Japanese officials cautious on prospects for US trade deal promised by Trump
Hong Kong's government reiterated violence isn't the solution after an unapproved march descended...
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Stocks mixed, oil down as markets await news on Saudi plant

Sep 17, 2019

World shares are mixed and oil prices have fallen slightly pending updates on restoring output at a Saudi Aramco oil processing plant damaged by an attack over the weekend

Japanese officials cautious on prospects for US trade deal

Sep 17, 2019

Japanese officials cautious on prospects for US trade deal promised by Trump

Hong Kong govt: Violence is harmful, won't solve divisions

Sep 16, 2019

Hong Kong's government reiterated violence isn't the solution after an unapproved march descended into chaos with police firing tear gas and water cannons after demonstrators lobbed Molotov cocktails, blocked traffic and set fires

Pope Francis to visit Thailand, Japan in November

Sep 13, 2019

Pope Francis will visit Thailand and Japan in November in a visit expected to highlight his call for complete nuclear disarmament and honor the small Catholic communities in each country

As 1st Asian host, Japan aiming higher at Rugby World Cup

Sep 12, 2019

When Jamie Joseph took on the challenge of coaching Japan for the 2019 Rugby World Cup, the former All Blacks player knew there was much more at stake than results on the field

Indonesian province shuts schools due to forest fire haze

Sep 11, 2019

Authorities have shut most schools in parts of Indonesia's Sumatra island to protect children from a thick, noxious haze as deliberately set fires burned through peatland forests

China to boost pork output as swine fever drives up prices

Sep 11, 2019

China is launching a nationwide initiative to boost pork production following a price spike blamed on a devastating outbreak of African swine fever

Thai high court affirms guilt of 2009 Pattaya rioters

Sep 11, 2019

Thailand's Supreme Court has affirmed the prison sentences of 12 members of the "Red Shirt" political movement convicted in connection with rioting that disrupted an important regional conference in 2009

Mugabe's body believed to be leaving Singapore for Zimbabwe

Sep 11, 2019

A vehicle believed to be carrying the body of former Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe has left a Singapore funeral parlor

Asian shares mixed as investors look ahead to rate decisions

Sep 10, 2019

Asian shares are mixed after a day of listless trading on Wall Street as investors awaited signs on global interest rates

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Stocks mixed, oil down as markets await news on...

Sep 17, 2019

World shares are mixed and oil prices have fallen slightly pending updates on restoring output at a...

Asian shares mixed as investors look ahead to...

Sep 10, 2019

Asian shares are mixed after a day of listless trading on Wall Street as investors awaited signs on...

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

World shares tumble as US-China trade war renews...

Aug 26, 2019

Global shares are mostly dropping as the latest escalation in the U.S.-China trade war takes its...