Business

China says economy czar to visit Washington for trade talks

Jan 17, 2019

Top US, Chinese trade envoys to meet for talks in possible sign of progress toward ending tariff war over technology

Tokyo court denies appeal by Nissan ex-chair Ghosn for bail

Jan 17, 2019

A Tokyo court says it has rejected another appeal by lawyers of Nissan's former chairman Carlos Ghosn to have him released on bail

BOJ warns Japan faces new risks as population shrinks

Jan 17, 2019

Japan's central bank governor Kuroda warns of unforeseen risks in guiding economic policy as the country's population declines

China announces its economy czar, Vice Premier Liu He, will visit Washington on Jan. 30-31 for trade talks

Jan 17, 2019

China announces its economy czar, Vice Premier Liu He, will visit Washington on Jan. 30-31 for trade talks

Asian shares track Wall Street gains on robust US earnings

Jan 17, 2019

Asian shares climb on strong US earnings reports, but tensions with China limit gains

World stocks rise but Britain slips on Brexit limbo

Jan 16, 2019

World shares advance, Britain slips after lawmakers reject May's plan for Brexit

Malaysia's 2018 auto sales rebounded, flat growth seen

Jan 16, 2019

Malaysia's 2018 auto sales rebounded, flat growth forecast this year

South Korea stops paintings brought from North Korea

Jan 16, 2019

South Korea says it has stopped businessmen from bringing North Korean paintings into the country because it could violate U.N. sanctions

Philippines arrests, hands over to China corruption fugitive

Jan 16, 2019

Philippine officials have turned over to China a former government official wanted for alleged economic crime and corruption

Asian stocks mixed on poor Japanese data, growth fears

Jan 16, 2019

Asian stocks mixed on poor Japanese data, global growth worries