Business

China sends trade envoy to US, welcomes Trump ZTE comments

May 14, 2018

China is sending a special envoy to the U.S. for talks on trade issues amid a simmering dispute

Taiwan boosts domestic arms makers, as China's warnings loom

May 14, 2018

Taiwan is seeking to build-up its domestic defense industry in the face of China's warnings and the reluctance of foreign arms suppliers to provide it with planes, ships, submarines and other hardware to defend its 23 million people

Nissan profit hit by strong yen, higher materials, R&D costs

May 14, 2018

Nissan's quarterly profit sinks 32 percent on strong yen, higher costs for materials, R&D

Trump welcomes N. Korea plan to blow up nuke-site tunnels

May 13, 2018

Trump welcomes North Korea's 'gracious' announcement that it will dismantle its nuclear test site before historic summit

China's first home-built aircraft carrier begins sea trials

May 13, 2018

China's first entirely home-built aircraft carrier has begun sea trials in a sign of the growing sophistication of its domestic arms industry

Iran diplomat visits China for talks on nuclear deal crisis

May 13, 2018

Iran's foreign minister is visiting China for talks following President Donald Trump's decision to scrap U.S. participation in the agreement over Iran's nuclear program

Moon shines as he drives diplomacy with North Korea

May 12, 2018

Moon has stepped into the spotlight as he drives a new global push to settle the nuclear standoff with Pyongyang

AP Interview: Food agency head hopes talks help N. Koreans

May 11, 2018

AP Interview: The head of the United Nations' World Food Program says a peace agreement with North Korea will go far toward easing the impoverished nation's food security woes

Japan PM to NKorea: Release Japanese abductees or no aid

May 11, 2018

Japan's prime minister has warned North Korean leader Kim Jong Un that Japan will not provide major economic assistance unless the North resolves the issue of Japanese citizens it abducted decades ago

China monthly car sales pick up in April; EV sales double

May 11, 2018

Chinese car sales rise 11 percent in April as growth in world's biggest auto market picks up steam

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