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Asian markets are mostly higher ahead of key economic data, such as industrial production figures...
Global stocks are down after the U.S. Federal Reserve suggested it will keep raising interest...
Naomi Osaka headed for big money with both Japanese and global appeal
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Asia shares gain ahead of key data; oil recovers

Nov 12, 2018

Asian markets are mostly higher ahead of key economic data, such as industrial production figures from China and Japan later in the week

Global stocks, oil slip after Fed points to more rate hikes

Nov 9, 2018

Global stocks are down after the U.S. Federal Reserve suggested it will keep raising interest rates, tightening the supply of money that has supported markets in recent years.

Naomi Osaka headed for big money with Japan, global appeal

Nov 9, 2018

Naomi Osaka headed for big money with both Japanese and global appeal

Chinese leaders struggle to dispel stock market gloom

Nov 9, 2018

China's stock market gloom defies government efforts to restore confidence after 30 percent price plunge

China's exports to US tick up as traders try to beat tariffs

Nov 8, 2018

China's export growth to US ticks up in October as traders rush to beat more tariff hikes in a battle over Beijing's technology policy

Boeing plane crashed in Indonesia after key sensor replaced

Nov 8, 2018

Indonesian investigators say a crucial sensor was replaced on a Lion Air jet the day before it plunged into the Java Sea, and that sensor replacement may have exacerbated other problems with the plane

Malaysia court to resume Kim Jong Nam murder trial on Jan. 7

Nov 7, 2018

A Malaysian court has set Jan. 7 for two Southeast Asian women charged with murdering the North Korean leader's half brother to begin their defense, as their lawyers complained that some witnesses were unreachable

China unveils stealth combat drone in development

Nov 7, 2018

A Chinese state-owned company says it is developing a stealth combat drone in the latest sign of the country's growing aerospace prowess

Asian economies grateful for reprieve on Iran oil imports

Nov 6, 2018

Japan, South Korea and other major oil importers have welcomed the decision by the Trump administration to let them continue to import Iranian crude oil and other petroleum products despite the re-imposition of sanctions on Tehran

Lion Air jet had same airspeed problem on last 4 flights

Nov 5, 2018

Investigators say the "black box" data recorder from a crashed Lion Air jet shows its last four flights all had an airspeed indicator problem

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Malaysia court to resume Kim Jong Nam murder...

Nov 7, 2018

A Malaysian court has set Jan. 7 for two Southeast Asian women charged with murdering the North...

Court orders Japan company to pay 4 Koreans for...

Oct 30, 2018

South Korea's Supreme Court has ruled that a major Japanese steelmaker should compensate four South...

Philippine court rejects Duterte bid to have...

Oct 22, 2018

A Philippine court has rejected a petition by President Rodrigo Duterte's administration to have...

The Latest: Death toll in Taiwan derailment...

Oct 21, 2018

Death toll from Taiwan train derailment stands at 18; more than 170 hurt

China says ex-Internet czar on trial over...

Oct 19, 2018

China's former internet censor is standing trial over corruption allegations