Government Business And Finance

Philippine news site critical of Duterte loses court appeal

Mar 12, 2019

A Philippine appeals court says an online news site critical of President Rodrigo Duterte violated a constitutional ban on foreign ownership of news media, but says revocation of Rappler's license should be reassessed

Asian shares mixed as China-US trade talks drag on

Mar 11, 2019

Asian shares mixed as China-US trade talks drag on, reports say progress snagged on enforcement issues

China leads stock markets retreat on trade talks doubts

Mar 8, 2019

Shanghai leads retreat in world shares retreat on doubts over US-China trade deal

Asian shares fall on doubts over US-China trade deal

Mar 8, 2019

Asian shares fall on report of Chinese doubts about trade deal with the US

Indonesia and Australia sign pact eliminating many tariffs

Mar 4, 2019

Indonesia and Australia signed a free trade agreement that will eliminate many tariffs, allow Australian-owned hospitals to be set up in the giant Southeast Asian country and increase work visas for young Indonesians

Officials say Trump overstated Kim's demand on sanctions

Mar 1, 2019

Walking away, and walking it back: Officials say President Trump overstated claim that Kim Jong Un demanded U.S. lift all of its sanctions

World shares rise on hopes for US-China breakthrough

Mar 1, 2019

World shares mostly higher after a report suggested that the leaders of China and the U.S. could be endorsing a trade deal in weeks

Asian markets rise on China-US trade prospects

Mar 1, 2019

Asian markets rise on prospects of China-US trade deal in March

The Latest: Trump gripes about news coverage of 2nd summit

Feb 27, 2019

Less than two hours before he is set to meet with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Vietnam, U.S. President Donald Trump is complaining about news coverage of their second summit

Before meeting Kim, Trump oversees big Vietnamese plane deal

Feb 27, 2019

Before meeting North Korea's Kim, Trump oversees big Vietnamese plane deal