Corporate News

Melted nuclear fuel seen inside second Fukushima reactor

Jan 19, 2018

The operator of Japan's crippled Fukushima nuclear plant says a long telescopic probe has successfully captured images of what is most likely melted fuel inside one of its three damaged reactors, providing crucial information for its cleanup

Apple supplier denies charges of unsafe, unclean conditions

Jan 17, 2018

Apple supplier in eastern China denies labor group allegations that workers toil for ten-hour shifts in loud, unsafe, polluted conditions

Japan city uses emergency system to recall blowfish packages

Jan 16, 2018

A city in central Japan has used its emergency loudspeaker system to recall packages of blowfish meat that contained the potentially deadly liver

Asian stocks advance as investors look ahead to US earnings

Jan 16, 2018

Asian stock markets have risen following a holiday for US markets as investors look ahead to American corporate earnings reports

China's trade with North Korea plunges as sanctions tighten

Jan 12, 2018

China's trade with North Korea is plunging as U.N. sanctions imposed over its nuclear and missile development tightened

China auto sales shrink in December, end year up 1.4 percent

Jan 12, 2018

China's auto sales shrank in December and ended the year up just 1.4 percent over 2016

Huawei wins China patent lawsuit against rival Samsung

Jan 11, 2018

A Chinese court says tech giant Huawei has won a patent infringement lawsuit against South Korea smartphone rival Samsung

Vietnam prosecutors seek jail terms for former oil execs

Jan 11, 2018

Vietnamese prosecutors are seeking long jail terms for former oil company executives accused of mismanagement or embezzlement, including a former senior Communist Party official and an official whom government agents allegedly kidnapped from Germany

China warns Trump ahead of possible trade decision

Jan 11, 2018

China has warned Washington it will 'resolutely safeguard' its interests ahead of a possible decision in an investigation into whether Beijing steals technology

N Korea: Popularity of 'Fire and Fury' foretells Trump's end

Jan 11, 2018

North Korea has found good material to attack U.S. President Donald Trump: Michael Wolff's bombshell new book, "Fire and Fury"