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$28.6 million in cash seized in ex-Malaysia PM's graft probe

May 25, 2018

Malaysian police say the cash stashed in bags at an apartment linked to former Prime Minister Najib Razak and seized in a money-laundering investigation amounted to $28.6 million

Asian shares lower as NKorea cancellation adds uncertainty

May 25, 2018

Asian stock indexes mostly lower as US-North Korean summit adds geopolitical uncertainty

Japan's prime minister heads to Russia for talks with Putin

May 24, 2018

Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is heading to Russia for talks with President Vladimir Putin, in hopes of making progress on joint economic projects on disputed islands as a step toward resolving the decades-old territorial row

China's Li says German companies welcome amid US trade spat

May 24, 2018

Chinese premier says German companies welcome amid US trade spat

Global stocks subdued as US mulls auto import tariffs

May 24, 2018

World stock markets are subdued as carmakers' shares fell after the Trump administration said it was considering tariffs on imports of autos and auto parts.

Protests worldwide against US idea of auto import tariffs

May 24, 2018

China, Japan and the European Union are condemning the Trump administration's decision to consider tariffs on imports of vehicles and automotive parts into the United States.

Malaysia's ex-leader questioned again in corruption scandal

May 24, 2018

Former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak was quizzed for more than six hours by anti-graft investigators looking into alleged theft and money laundering at a state investment fund he founded

'Nut rage' Korean Air heiress questioned over housekeepers

May 24, 2018

A Korean Air heiress whose tantrum over nuts delayed a flight four years ago is being investigated by South Korean immigration officials over suspicions of unlawfully hiring housekeepers from the Philippines

Indonesia ride app Go-Jek to add 4 Southeast Asian nations

May 24, 2018

Indonesian ride-hailing app Go-Jek says it will expand into Thailand, Vietnam, Singapore and the Philippines in the next few months, vying with rival Grab for Southeast Asian customers

Asian shares mixed after Fed gives Wall Street a boost

May 24, 2018

Asian shares mixed after Fed gives Wall Street a boost