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Hundreds of foreign companies attend...

Hundreds of foreign companies attend...

East Asia

Tue, May 21 2019

More than 450 companies from North Korea, China, Russia, Pakistan, Poland and 'other countries and...

Huawei and trade war weigh on Asian...

Huawei and trade war weigh on Asian...

World

Tue, May 21 2019

On Monday, Google said it severed ties with the Chinese telecoms giant Huawei

China's top diplomat calls for US restraint...

China's top diplomat calls for US restraint...

East Asia

Sun, May 19 2019

Wang said the United States should not go "too far" in the current trade dispute between the...

N Korea demands UN action over ship...

N Korea demands UN action over ship...

East Asia

Sat, May 18 2019

The seizure came amid heightened tensions after Pyongyang conducted weapons drills involving short-range...

Taiwan approves same-sex marriage as...

Taiwan approves same-sex marriage as...

East Asia

Fri, May 17 2019

Thousands of gay rights supporters gathered outside parliament despite heavy downpours, waving rainbow...

Death toll Shanghai building collapse...

10 killed in Shanghai building...

East Asia

Fri, May 17 2019

The building had previously been used as a dealership for Mercedes-Benz cars

5 killed in Shanghai building...

5 killed in Shanghai building...

East Asia

Thu, May 16 2019

The accident occurred at around 0330 GMT in a central Shanghai neighbourhood, trapping around 20...

KCNA: 'Extreme drought' in North...

KCNA: 'Extreme drought' in North...

East Asia

Wed, May 15 2019

The isolated, impoverished nation - which is under several sets of sanctions over its nuclear weapon...

North Korea demands return of US-seized...

North Korea demands return of US-seized...

East Asia

Tue, May 14 2019

It was the first time a North Korean cargo vessel had been seized by the US for sanctions

Hong Kong to cull 6,000 pigs as first...

Hong Kong to cull 6,000 pigs as first...

East Asia

Sat, May 11 2019

After African swine fever spread across more than half of China's provinces last year, Hong Kong...

US escalates trade war amid negotiations,...

US escalates trade war amid negotiations,...

East Asia

Fri, May 10 2019

The Commerce Ministry said negotiations were continuing, and that it hopes the United States can meet...

Kim orders stronger strike power; US...

Kim orders stronger strike power; US...

East Asia

Fri, May 10 2019

im Jong Un's call for a 'full combat posture' follows the US seizure of a large North Korean...

North Korea fires missiles as US envoy...

N Korea fires unidentified...

East Asia

Thu, May 9 2019

The projectile was fired at about 0730 GMT from the northwest town of Sino-ri, in an easterly...

2 children killed in Japan after car...

2 children killed in Japan after car...

East Asia

Wed, May 8 2019

All of the children and two of their teachers were taken to hospital for treatment

Dozens of mosques, major shrines 'razed'...

Dozens of mosques, major shrines 'razed'...

East Asia

Wed, May 8 2019

The United Nations human rights panel said last year it has received credible reports that China is holding...

Analysts: Images show construction on...

Analysts: Images show construction on...

East Asia

Tue, May 7 2019

China has not formally confirmed it is building a third carrier, despite recent hints in state

Seoul: North Korea fires short-range...

Seoul: North Korea fires short-range...

East Asia

Sat, May 4 2019

The United States and North Korea have been at loggerheads since the collapse of a summit between Kim...

Cheers and screams as new Japan emperor...

Cheers and screams as new Japan emperor...

East Asia

Sat, May 4 2019

People queued for hours to see the new emperor and his family

Malaysia frees woman accused of killing...

Malaysia frees woman accused of killing...

East Asia

Fri, May 3 2019

Doan Thi Huong, 30, was charged along with an Indonesian woman with poisoning Kim Jong Nam by smearing...

In Pictures: Japan's new emperor ascends...

In Pictures: Japan's new emperor ascends...

East Asia

Wed, May 1 2019

It was the first time in more than 200 years that a member of the world's oldest royal family has...

Emperor Naruhito ascends throne in Japan...

Emperor Naruhito ascends throne in Japan...

World

Wed, May 1 2019

Naruhito, 59, technically succeeded his father just as Tuesday became Wednesday but his ascension to...