• Wed, 19 Sep 2018 12:20
    Asian markets ride positive wave on hopes for trade resolution
    Asian markets rose Wednesday as tit-for-tat tariffs by China and the United States were considered lighter than feared, while there are hopes the two sides can eventually hammer out a deal to avert an all-out trade war.
    business
  • Wed, 19 Sep 2018 11:49
    N. Korea to close long-range rocket test facilities
    North Korean leader Kim Jong-un agreed Wednesday to permanently dismantle major missile engine test facilities and a launch pad near its border with China.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 19 Sep 2018 01:00
    Picturing the world when China becomes global policeman
    Re: “Is the US destined to be No 2 to China?”, Opinion & Analysis, September 13. 
    your say
  • Wed, 19 Sep 2018 01:00
    China ‘protects environment’ in its Belt and Road initiative
    CHINA has been ensuring high environment protection standards in all its projects under the Belt and Road Initiative in Southeast Asia and elsewhere, the leader of a Chinese government environmental agency said.
    national
  • Tue, 18 Sep 2018 14:48
    China to take countermeasure after US imposes new tariffs
    China will have to take countermeasures to respond to the US' fresh tariff decision, in a move to safeguard the country's legitimate interests and the global free trade order, the Ministry of Commerce said on Tuesday.
    business
  • Tue, 18 Sep 2018 14:37
    Asian markets bounce on talks hopes after Trump tariff threat
    Asian markets mostly rose Tuesday after Donald Trump said he would thump China with another round of tariffs but give some room for talks before jacking them up to the highest rate.
    business
  • Tue, 18 Sep 2018 07:47
    The ladies are ready to test their mettles
    Saranporn Langkulgasettrin – the defending champion, Arpichaya Yubol and Wanchana Poruangrong from Thai LPGA, Sui Xiang and Li Jiayun from China LPGA together with Amy Walsh and Hanee Song from Australian LPG are getting ready to battle in the field of “PTT THAILAND LPGA MASTERS 2018”.
    sports
  • Tue, 18 Sep 2018 06:43
    Trump hits China with tariffs on another $200 bn in goods
    US President Donald Trump on Monday defied warnings and escalated the trade confrontation with China, hitting the country with tariffs starting next week on another $200 billion in imports and threatening to target even more if Beijing retaliates.
    business
  • Tue, 18 Sep 2018 01:00
    Robots advance on China’s push
    IN A SPRAWLING warehouse in Tokyo, several robots made by China’s HIT Robot Group are busy picking and stacking goods on the shelves.
    ASEAN+
  • Mon, 17 Sep 2018 14:08
    Asian markets sink on fears of fresh Trump tariffs on China
    Asian markets sank on Monday following reports that Donald Trump is planning to hit China with another round of tariffs, dealing a blow to hopes for talks between the two economic giants.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 17 Sep 2018 09:41
    Trade spat perils put spotlight on need for effective strategies
    Short-term challenges from the escalating trade spat with the United States have reassured Chinese officials and experts of the need to support market-oriented reform and opening-up, with a particular focus on reducing debt and limiting government intervention.
    business
  • Mon, 17 Sep 2018 06:57
    Amazon probing staff data leaks
    Amazon is investigating allegations that some of its staff sold confidential customer data to third party companies particularly in China, the online giant confirmed on Sunday.
    business
  • Mon, 17 Sep 2018 01:00
    Powering China’s electric vehicles
    China is well on the way to becoming the electric vehicle (EV) leader in a hyper-competitive market, after it announced plans last year to phase out production and sales of fossil fuel cars.
    opinion
  • Mon, 17 Sep 2018 01:00
    ‘Kinky Boots’ spurs drag queens in China to walk tall
    Sign language interpreters swung their hips and gestured at deaf audience members to the rhythm of a rollicking performance by drag queens singing and dancing on stage behind them.
    ASEAN+
  • Sun, 16 Sep 2018 12:59
    US to impose tariffs on $200 bn in Chinese goods: reports
    Washington - US President Donald Trump has decided to impose tariffs on $200 billion in Chinese imports and could make the announcement in the coming days, US media reported.
    Breaking News
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