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Forests group halts plan to endorse Indonesian paper giant

Aug 16, 2018

Forests group halts plan to restore endorsement for Indonesian paper giant

Chinese deputy provincial governors, mayor fired over vaccine scandal that triggered public outcry

Aug 16, 2018

Chinese deputy provincial governors, mayor fired over vaccine scandal that triggered public outcry

New Malaysian government repeals law banning 'fake news'

Aug 16, 2018

Malaysia's new government has repealed a widely criticized law prohibiting "fake news," in a move hailed as a landmark moment for human rights by a group of Southeast Asian lawmakers

European stock markets pick up after losses in Asia

Aug 16, 2018

Stock markets are higher in European trading after Turkey's currency crisis abated somewhat and a downbeat day in Asia

Asian stocks slide as investors fret over China's economy

Aug 16, 2018

Global stock indexes fall as investors fret over outlook for growth, especially in China.

China sending trade envoy to Washington for talks

Aug 16, 2018

China sending trade envoy to Washington for talks amid spiraling tariff dispute

Global markets sink on growth concerns, Turkey jitters

Aug 15, 2018

Stock markets are down amid a drop in commodity prices that suggests concern about economic growth.

China files WTO challenge to US tariffs on solar panels

Aug 15, 2018

China files WTO challenge to US tariffs on solar panels

China urges Malaysia to address project woes through talks

Aug 14, 2018

China says it hopes that any problems Malaysia has with multibillion-dollar Chinese-backed infrastructure projects will be handled through "friendly negotiation."

Global markets stabilize as Turkey jitters ease

Aug 14, 2018

Most global stock markets have steadied as worries subside over Turkey's currency crisis and its potential impact on other countries.