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China blocks travel for 'social credit' offenses under system Communist Party says will improve...
New measures against gender discrimination in Chinese workplaces forbid employers from asking...
Global shares are mixed as investors nervously eye U.S.-China trade talks in Washington
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China bars millions from travel for 'social credit' offenses

Feb 22, 2019

China blocks travel for 'social credit' offenses under system Communist Party says will improve public behavior

China's new policy against gender bias meets fans, sceptics

Feb 22, 2019

New measures against gender discrimination in Chinese workplaces forbid employers from asking potential female hires questions such as whether they are married

Global shares mixed as investors watch trade talks

Feb 22, 2019

Global shares are mixed as investors nervously eye U.S.-China trade talks in Washington

Worry about US-SKorea alliance grows before Trump-Kim summit

Feb 22, 2019

Worry about US-South Korea grows ahead of second Trump-Kim summit

Asian shares mostly lower as investors watch trade talks

Feb 22, 2019

Asian shares are mostly lower after a slide on Wall Street as investors nervously watched the U.S.-China trade talks in Washington

Global stocks mostly rise ahead of US-China tariff war talks

Feb 21, 2019

Global stock markets are mostly higher as investors look ahead to U.S.-Chinese negotiations on a tariff war.

Japanese spacecraft to attempt landing on distant asteroid

Feb 21, 2019

Japanese spacecraft approaching asteroid about 280 million kilometers (170 million miles) from Earth

Report: US company to stop sales of genetic tech in Xinjiang

Feb 21, 2019

Report: Thermo Fisher Scientific says it will stop selling genetic sequencers in China's Muslim region of Xinjiang following criticism its products were used for surveillance

Asian stocks change little ahead of more US-China talks

Feb 21, 2019

Asian stock markets are little-changed after a listless day on Wall Street as investors looked ahead to U.S.-Chinese negotiations on a tariff war

US, North Korean envoys to meet in Hanoi ahead of summit

Feb 20, 2019

U.S. and North Korean special envoys are to meet in Vietnam's capital to make final preparations for a second summit next week between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un

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Nissan ex-boss Ghosn's new lawyer questions...

Feb 20, 2019

Nissan ex-boss Ghosn's new lawyer questions handling of case, says trial may not begin for months

China seizes $1.5 billion in online lending...

Feb 18, 2019

China seizes $1.5 billion, investigates 380 online lenders in crackdown on misconduct in the huge...

Sweden probing its envoy to China over...

Feb 15, 2019

Sweden's foreign affairs ministry says it is investigating the country's ambassador to China over a...

AP Interview: Philippine journalist sees threat...

Feb 15, 2019

AP Interview: Award-winning head of Philippine news site accuses Duterte government of acting like...

Thai party that nominated princess faces court...

Feb 14, 2019

A Thai court says it will decide whether to dissolve a political party that broke tradition by...