Government And Politics

Will flying cars take off? Japan's government hopes so

Sep 18, 2018

Japan starts vertical-takeoff 'flying cars' project, working with airline, Toyota startup, Uber

Samaranch approves Beijing's environmental outlook for 2022

Sep 18, 2018

IOC vice president Juan Antonio Samaranch says he is satisfied that snow-making for the 2022 Beijing Olympics won't bring lasting damage to the environment

China looks unlikely to give in after US tariff hike

Sep 18, 2018

China appears unlikely to back down after Trump approves new tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese goods

UK's Hunt says Britain can flourish even without Brexit deal

Sep 18, 2018

The UK's top diplomat says Britain will flourish with or without an agreement on its exit from the European Union

World stocks advance, unfazed by new US-China tariffs

Sep 18, 2018

European and Asian shares are rising, shrugging off President Donald Trump's decision to place tariffs on an additional $200 billion of Chinese goods staring next week

Moon's traveling entourage includes CEOs, 'Korean Beyonce'

Sep 18, 2018

Samsung scion and a pop diva nicknamed the "Korean Beyonce" are included in Seoul's delegation to the third Korean summit

China vows 'counter-measures' to US tariff hike

Sep 18, 2018

China says it will take 'counter-measures' to Trump's tariff hike; American business group warns 'downward spiral' in their trade battle appears certain

UK's Hunt says Britain can flourish even without Brexit deal

Sep 18, 2018

The UK's top diplomat says Britain will flourish with or without an agreement on its exit from the European Union

Asian shares mixed as Trump orders new tariffs on China

Sep 18, 2018

Asian markets are mixed after President Donald Trump orders tariffs on $200 billion more in Chinese goods, ramping up tensions between the world's two largest economies

South Korea says President Moon Jae-in's plane departs for Pyongyang for a summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un

Sep 17, 2018

South Korea says President Moon Jae-in's plane departs for Pyongyang for a summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un