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Vietnam beats Malaysia 1-0 to win AFF title

Dec 15, 2018

Vietnam beat Malaysia 1-0 Saturday in the second leg to win the ASEAN Football Federation championship 3-2 on aggregate

China suspends tariff hikes on US cars, auto parts

Dec 15, 2018

China suspends tariff hikes on U.S. cars, trucks and auto parts following trade cease-fire with Washington

World markets fall on Chinese growth concerns

Dec 14, 2018

Stock markets are down after China reported disappointing economic data, stirring up worries about the impact of trade tensions on the world's second largest economy.

Japan begins reclamation at disputed US base despite protest

Dec 14, 2018

Japan's central government has started main reclamation work at a disputed U.S. military base relocation site on the southern island of Okinawa despite fierce local opposition

Japan's 'tankan' economic survey shows sentiment flat

Dec 14, 2018

A key quarterly economic survey by the Bank of Japan shows sentiment among large manufacturers remained unchanged, as worries about global trade tensions persisted

Asian shares fall on poor Chinese economic data

Dec 14, 2018

Asian shares slip on slowing Chinese industrial output, retail sales

Lost girls of Indonesia among 61k dead and missing migrants

Dec 13, 2018

Teenage Indonesian girls are disappearing into a trafficking network that has descended upon the country's impoverished province of East Nusa Tenggara

The Latest: China confirms holding 2 Canadians

Dec 13, 2018

China has confirmed it has detained two Canadian men, saying they were being detained on suspicion of "endangering national security."

Detention of Canadians raises stakes in China-US-Canada row

Dec 13, 2018

China has confirmed the detentions of two Canadian men, raising the stakes in a three-way international dispute with the United States

Photos from Japan space rovers show rocky asteroid surface

Dec 13, 2018

Japan's space agency says more than 200 photos taken by two small rovers on an asteroid show no signs of a smooth area for the planned touchdown of a spacecraft early next year