Thursday, August 15, 2019

Political trust key to Sino-Japanese ties: China Daily

BEIJING (CHINA DAILY/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - Chinese Vice-Foreign Minister Le Yucheng and Japanese Vice-Foreign Minister Takeo Akiba exchanged views on bilateral ties and...

Yield Inversion Is Coming to Asia as Growth Woes Spread

The inverted yield curve looks set to be a global phenomenon, with major Asian debt markets primed to mirror the moves in Treasuries...

Chinese military personnel parade seen near Hong Kong border

SHENZHEN, CHINA (AFP) - Thousands of Chinese military personnel waving red flags paraded at a sports stadium in a city across the border...

Premium brews in Asia stoke Carlsberg's half-year sales

FILE PHOTO: Carlsberg beer cans are seen at a pub in Mumbai, India, October 20, 2018. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui/File Photo August...

Bond yields are tumbling throughout Asia Pacific

Pedestrians are reflected on a window of a securities company in Tokyo on Aug. 30, 2017.Toshifumi Kitamura | AFP | Getty ImagesYields for...

Fuelled by climate change, disaster risk is outpacing resilience in Asia-Pacific

Asia and the Pacific is facing a daunting spectrum of natural disasters which are growing in frequency, complexity and severity due to...

India gauges international response to its Kashmir decision

Analysis, Diplomacy Japan to assess impact of ROK trade decision South Korea has not placed Japan on a white-list of trade friendly countries. The government plans...

Shares fall steeply in Asia as financial markets rocked by recession warnings – business...

2.54am BST02:54 Australian unemployment stays at 5.2%, Aussie dollar spikes Unemployment stayed at 5.2% in July, according to seasonally adjusted figures from the Australian Bureau...

Asia stocks sell off as bond markets signal recession warning

Shares in Asia dropped Thursday morning as the main yield curve in U.S. Treasurys inverted, triggering fears over the state of the U.S....

Stock Sell-Off Deepens in Asia on Recession Fears: Markets Wrap

A sell-off in global stocks continued in Asia after U.S. equities tumbled as a closely watched part of the Treasury yield curve inverted...

OPINION: India, no longer a beacon of Asia

People carry signs and chant slogans as they set on fire a sign, depicting Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, during a rally to...

US losing clout in Asia as regional tensions mount

WASHINGTON • For 21/2 years, US President Donald Trump has said he is finally doing in Asia what he asserts his predecessor, Mr...

Anti-Abe rallies to sweep Seoul on Liberation Day

Diplomacy, Politics Korea to toughen rules on cross-border M&As concerning key tech Stronger regulations may result in excessive injection of public funds in struggling firms. The...

De-escalate tensions in South Asia: Russia to Pakistan

Russia on Wednesday impressed on Pakistan the need to de-escalate tensions in South Asia on a day Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan pledged...

Hong Kong airport beefs up security as flights resume after protest chaos

Diplomacy, Politics Korea to toughen rules on cross-border M&As concerning key tech Stronger regulations may result in excessive injection of public funds in struggling firms. The...

NCR opens 'center of excellence' services hub in Asia

Aug. 14, 2019NCR Corporation is opening a center of excellence in Kuala Lumpur. The facility, located in Bangsar South City, will serve banking, hospitality and retail industries...

PM Imran warns Modi against action in AJK

Diplomacy Japan to assess impact of ROK trade decision South Korea has not placed Japan on a white-list of trade friendly countries. The government plans to...

Continued Customer Growth at OTA Insight Prompts Asia-Pacific Expansion

A groundswell of high-profile new partners across the APAC region sees increased investment in regional business development and support teams. OTA Insight, the cloud-based...

Mobile Services in Emerging Asia-Pacific 2014-2019 & 2024 – Mobile Service Revenue Will …

Dublin, Aug. 14, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "The Mobile Services in Emerging Asia-Pacific: Trends and Forecasts 2019-2024" report has been added to...

DW News Asia – Wednesday, August 14

DW News Today on DW News Asia: China builds up security forces across the border from Hong Kong. Are protesters worried about what's coming...

Canadian Pension Giant Plans Hiring Spree in Asia, Europe

LONDON (Reuters) - Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan, one of the world's biggest pension funds, plans to hire "extensively" in Asia and Europe over...

BlackRock postpones big event in Hong Kong as protests heat up

BlackRock (BLK), the world's largest asset manager, confirmed to CNN Business on Wednesday that it has postponed a conference that was supposed to...

Bleak future for Malaysian Chinese politics: Sin Chew Daily columnist

KUALA LUMPUR (SIN CHEW DAILY/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - Democratic Action Party (DAP) Veteran Leader Lim Kit Siang said his party would lose the...

Volunteer hikers describe moment they found missing Irish teen's body lying by a stream

SEREMBAN, Negeri Sembilan: On Wednesday (Aug 14),...

Engraved bones reveal that symbolism had ancient roots in East Asia

Lines engraved between 125,000 and 105,000 years ago on two animal bones found in northern China held some sort of meaning for their...

Young, educated and furious: A survey of Hong Kong's protesters

HONG KONG: The vast majority of Hong Kong's...

Calm returns to Hong Kong airport. Beijing cries "terrorism"

A High Court injunction allows protesters to stay in only two small areas in the arrivals area.  Yesterday risk of violence and bloodshed risked...