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Japanese industries take direct hit from China slowdown

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) – Doubts are arising over whether the Japanese economy can continue on its path of moderate recovery, as the Cabinet...
Trump's tweeting about Russia probe, China trade

Trump’s tweeting about Russia probe, China trade

STERLING, Va. (AP) — President Donald Trump is taking jabs at Democrats for pursuing the Russia probe. Before heading to his golf club in Virginia,...

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...
AP FACT CHECK: Trump's illusory claims of gains from tariffs

AP Fact Check | Trump’s illusory claims of gains from tariffs

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is painting a false picture of a U.S. economy unaffected by his trade war with China and other...
US, Chinese negotiators to resume talks as US tariffs loom

US, Chinese negotiators to resume talks as US tariffs loom

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. and Chinese negotiators are set to resume trade talks just hours before the United States plans to raise tariffs on...

China, U.S. to deepen trade talks

BEIJING (China Daily/ANN) – The Ministry of Commerce said officials from China and the United States will further deepen communication on business issues in...

US, China need to work out ‘constructive cooperation:’ Singapore official

TOKYO (The Straits Times/ANN) – Deputy Prime Minister Heng Swee Keat urged Asia to redouble its efforts to strengthen the rules-based, multilateral trading system...

Asian Editors Circle | Fragile wings, cloudy skies

To the uninitiated observer, the recent announcement of India’s civil aviation regulator that domestic airlines had registered growth of 2.62 percent in the first...

Why is Korea so dependent on Japanese materials?

SEOUL (The Korea Herald) — The aggravating trade dispute with Japan reveals some hard truths about South Korea’s lack of basic technologies despite being...
AP Explains: US sanctions on Huawei bite, but who gets hurt?

AP Explains | US sanctions on Huawei bite, but who gets hurt?

Chinese technology giant Huawei has yet to feel the full force of U.S. sanctions due to temporary exemptions and other uncertainties. Nonetheless, Huawei founder Ren...

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