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US Navy officers to face charges over destroyer collisions
  • Wed, 17 Jan 2018 10:36

Alice Woodhouse January 17, 2018 Commanding officers for two US Navy destroyers that were involved in two separate collisions with other ships last s...

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  • Wed, 17 Jan 2018 08:29

Video Brexit 15:38min Recruitment, Brexit and the gender pay gap Patrick Jenkins and colleagues discuss the race to recruit the best MBA graduates, ta...

UMC looks to tap growth of AI applications in cars and devices
  • Wed, 17 Jan 2018 06:33

SC Chien, UMC's co-president, says his company will focus on boosting profit for at least the next two years © Cheng Ting-fang Cheng Ting-Fang, Nik...

Daily briefing: GE break-up, Bannon subpoenaed, global recovery
  • Wed, 17 Jan 2018 04:32

GE reports earnings for the fourth quarter of 2017 next week © AP General Electric is looking at a further break-up, its chief executive said on Tue...

China's fake data masks economic rebound
  • Wed, 17 Jan 2018 00:31

China economyEconomic data are unlikely to reflect China's revival because, as a series of admissions of falsified data attest, the true extent of the...

Britain’s transatlantic bridge looks shaky
  • Tue, 16 Jan 2018 20:29

Donald Trump's cancelled visit to open the new US embassy in London served as a reminder that bilateral relations were going through a rough patch © ...

Tourist spending in Japan surges to record high
  • Tue, 16 Jan 2018 18:29

Foreign tourists pose in front of Kaminarimon gate in Asakusa. Japan is a popular destination for its Asian neighbours, who enjoy its food and modern ...

House panel interviewing Bannon after his fall from power
  • Tue, 16 Jan 2018 16:30

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House Intelligence Committee is poised to question Steve Bannon, the onetime confidant to President Donald Trump, following hi...

Xi tells Trump China ready to join US to settle nuclear issue on Korean peninsula
  • Tue, 16 Jan 2018 12:38

Alice Woodhouse January 16, 2018 Chinese President Xi Jinping said in a phone call with Donald Trump on Tuesday that all sides should work to keep up...

Spain warns Catalan leader against swearing-in from Brussels
  • Tue, 16 Jan 2018 04:29

MADRID (AP) -- Former Catalan President Carles Puigdemont faced additional obstacles Monday in his attempt to stand for his old job from his bolt hole...

Greek parliament approves reform package in face of protests
  • Tue, 16 Jan 2018 02:31

Kerin Hope January 15, 2018 Greek lawmakers on Monday approved an omnibus package of labour, energy and fiscal reforms needed to wrap up the penultim...

UAE says Qatari fighter jets intercepted civilian flights
  • Tue, 16 Jan 2018 00:30

A Qatar Emiri Air Force Dassault Mirage 2000-5 fighter jet © Reuters Simeon Kerr in Dubai January 15, 2018 Qatar has denied claims that its fighte...

Farm boss flourishes as Putin’s Communist opponent
  • Mon, 15 Jan 2018 22:29

Pavel Grudinin is the Communist party’s dark horse candidate to challenge Vladimir Putin © Reuters Kathrin Hille in Moscow January 15, 2018 At t...

Seven predictions for trade policy in 2018
  • Mon, 15 Jan 2018 20:29

Shawn Donnan January 15, 2018 If 2016 was the year the world shook and 2017 was the year we spent sorting through the new world order of trade then w...

Sri Lanka court dashes president's hope of longer term
  • Mon, 15 Jan 2018 18:30

Sirisena's bid for an extra year in office has been rejected Sri Lanka's top court has rejected a controversial attempt to extend President Maithripal...

Pakistani army says Indian fire kills 4 soldiers in Kashmir
  • Mon, 15 Jan 2018 16:31

ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan's military says Indian troops have fired across the border in the divided region of Kashmir, killing four Pakistani soldie...

China and Russia’s absence looms over Canada meeting on how to pressure North Korea
  • Mon, 15 Jan 2018 14:30

Foreign ministers from around 20 nations gather on Tuesday to discuss how to curb North Korea’s nuclear ambitions through diplomatic and financi...

Bundesbank to include renminbi in currency reserves
  • Mon, 15 Jan 2018 12:30

Alice Woodhouse, Emma Dunkley January 15, 2018 Germany’s central bank said on Monday it will include the renminbi in its currency reserves, giving ...

Asia’s airline wars: the great profit squeeze in the sky
  • Mon, 15 Jan 2018 06:29

Nikkei staff writers Mayuko Tani in Singapore, CK Tan in Kuala Lumpur and Nikki Sun in Hong Kong January 14, 2018 On January 3, Singapore Airlines s...

Turkey warned of judicial crisis over jailed journalists
  • Mon, 15 Jan 2018 02:30

Rule of law in Turkey has deteriorated under the leadership of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan © AFP Laura Pitel in Ankara January 14, 2018 Turkey ...

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