Peace talks ignite land buying frenzy along South Korea's fortified border

Demand for property in the DMZ is surging on expectations of an influx of people and investment.

Trump team demands China slash US trade surplus, cut tariffs

Trump told reporters in Washington that he was determined to bring fairness to U.S.-China trade.

WhatsApp co-founder leaving Facebook

Media reports indicated that a disagreement over the privacy of user data may have been a factor in ...
May 01, 2018 | 10:50 am GMT+7

Oil markets tense after western strikes on Syria, but rising US drilling weighs

'Investors continued to worry about the impact of a wider conflict in the Middle East.'
April 16, 2018 | 01:54 pm GMT+7

Panama studies building train to Costa Rica with China

A sign of the China's growing interest in Latin America.
April 15, 2018 | 11:21 am GMT+7

Syria fears hit Asia markets as Xi trade speech fades

The potential conflict in Syria provokes anxiety as Asian stock markets fell.
April 12, 2018 | 04:31 pm GMT+7

Oil markets tense on Middle East crisis, but rising US supplies weigh

The U.S. now produces more crude than top exporter Saudi Arabia.
April 12, 2018 | 10:09 am GMT+7

Markets rise as Xi calms trade war fears

'Xi cautioned against a cold war mentality and stated the China should push for free trade and ...
April 11, 2018 | 08:18 am GMT+7

Japan braces for Trump assault on trade, yen policy as summit looms

There are major questions about whether the Japanese multilateral approach will be good enough for ...
April 04, 2018 | 03:21 pm GMT+7

Stocks slide, yen rises in flight to safety on trade war anxiety

Chaos ensues as a trade spat between the United States and China escalates.
April 03, 2018 | 08:31 am GMT+7

Asia's cryptocurrency arbitrage boom fizzles, but profits persist

Underground bitcoin deals continue but the market is changing course.
April 03, 2018 | 08:02 am GMT+7

Saudi Arabia seen cutting May crude prices to Asia: survey

The decision was made to reflect weaker crude prices for Dubai benchmark, said sources.
April 02, 2018 | 04:26 pm GMT+7

Philippines, Malaysia put Uber-Grab deal under anti-competition scrutiny

Singapore was still reviewing the deal last week, saying it had 'reasonable grounds' to suspect ...
April 02, 2018 | 02:19 pm GMT+7

Trump to unveil China tariff list this week, targeting tech goods

New duties between the two major economies lead to fear of an impending trade war.
April 02, 2018 | 01:51 pm GMT+7

China imposes tariffs in response to US duties on steel, aluminum

China has imposed the tariffs amid escalating trade tension between Beijing and Washington.
April 02, 2018 | 07:44 am GMT+7
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