US economic sanctions on Huawei could backfire

US economic sanctions on Huawei could backfire

The Trump administration's newly announced plan to restrict exports to Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei for national security reasons doesn't just up the ante in...
Thai English-language daily The Nation to end print edition

Thai English-language daily The Nation to end print edition

BANGKOK (AP) — The Nation, one of Thailand's two English-language dailies, has announced it will stop publishing its print edition by the end of...
Trump issues order that appears to target China's Huawei

Trump issues order that appears to target China’s Huawei

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump issued an executive order Wednesday to help protect the United States against foreign adversaries that are taking advantage...

Op. Ed | Beijing still open to talks, but will not bow to tariffs

BEIJING (China Daily/ANN) – With China retaliating in kind to the United States hiking the existing “punitive” tariffs on Chinese goods, the world was...
US, China trade conflict was 20 years in the making

US, China trade conflict was 20 years in the making

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S.-China trade blowup was a long time coming. And it won't be easily resolved, not even if U.S. and Chinese negotiators...

South Korea jobless rate hits 19-year high in April

SEOUL (The Korea Herald/ANN) - South Korea’s job market prolonged its downswing in April, with unemployment reaching its highest point in 19 years, government...
Asian stocks follow Wall Street higher

Asian stocks follow Wall Street higher

BEIJING (AP) — Asian stocks followed Wall Street higher Wednesday after President Donald Trump downplayed his escalating tariff war with Beijing and said a...
China's factory output, retail sales weaken amid tariff war

China’s factory output, retail sales weaken amid tariff war

BEIJING (AP) — China's factory output and consumer spending weakened in April as a tariff war with Washington intensified. Wednesday's data prompted suggestions Beijing will...

An opportunity for Hong Kong medical professionals to fill the Greater Bay Area gap

TAIPEI (The China Post) – Walking into the MTR station in Causeway Bay, Hong Kong, an advertisement for the Greater Bay Area project invites...

Growing number of Japanese companies not hiring smokers

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - Domestic firms are taking stronger action against tobacco use, going so far as to avoid hiring smokers in some...

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