Business

Vietnam frees popular blogger on condition she leave for US

Oct 18, 2018

Vietnam has freed a well-known blogger, "Mother Mushroom," after two years in prison on the condition that she leave for the United States

Tesla secures land in Shanghai for first factory outside US

Oct 17, 2018

Tesla Inc. secures land in Shanghai for first electric car factory outside the United States

World markets steady after earnings-driven rally

Oct 17, 2018

Stock markets have stabilized after a rally inspired by strong corporate earnings

US Navy research vessel docks in Taiwan amid China tensions

Oct 17, 2018

A U.S. Navy research vessel has docked in Taiwan amid tensions with China over trade and arms sales

Asian shares climb on strong US corporate earnings, data

Oct 17, 2018

Asian shares climb as strong US corporate earnings, data calm concern about softening growth

Shanghai airport automates check-in with facial recognition

Oct 17, 2018

Shanghai's Hongqiao airport is using an automated flight check-in system powered by facial recognition technology, as China pushes to integrate biometrics into daily life

Chinese vaccine maker fined $1.3 billion after scandal

Oct 16, 2018

Chinese vaccine maker fined $1.3 billion after scandal

Official: Move of Japan fish market could have been better

Oct 16, 2018

A top market official is acknowledging the recent move of Japan's main fish market from Tsukiji to a site found contaminated by arsenic could have been better handled

Asian shares up on hopes that US, China will solve dispute

Oct 16, 2018

Asian shares up on hopes that US, China will resolve trade dispute

Global stocks mostly slip on continuing global trade worries

Oct 15, 2018

Global stocks are mostly down amid worries about global trade and prospects for economic growth.