Economy

Executive's arrest, security worries stymie Huawei's reach

Dec 16, 2018

Chinese tech giant Huawei's ambition to be a leader in next-generation telecoms is colliding with security worries abroad, while one of its top executives faces U.S. charges over trade with Iran

China suspends tariff hikes on US cars, auto parts

Dec 15, 2018

China suspends tariff hikes on U.S. cars, trucks and auto parts following trade cease-fire with Washington

Japan's 'tankan' economic survey shows sentiment flat

Dec 14, 2018

A key quarterly economic survey by the Bank of Japan shows sentiment among large manufacturers remained unchanged, as worries about global trade tensions persisted

Analysis: China plays hardball with ex-diplomat's seizure

Dec 13, 2018

Analysis: China plays hardball with detention of ex-Canadian diplomat

Hopes for US-China trade talks help push Asian shares higher

Dec 12, 2018

Asian shares are rising amid hopes for U.S.-China trade talks

China and US discuss plans for trade talks

Dec 11, 2018

China, US discuss plans for trade talks in sign negotiations going ahead despite tension over Huawei arrest

China's auto sales fall in November for fifth month

Dec 11, 2018

China's auto sales fall in November for fifth month as cooling economy, tariff fight with Washington weigh on demand

China rejects US hacking claims before Trump-Xi meeting

Nov 22, 2018

China rejects US hacking accusations ahead of Trump-Xi meeting

US says China hacking increasing ahead of Trump-Xi meeting

Nov 21, 2018

US accuses Beijing of stepping up hacking to steal American technology ahead of Xi-Trump meeting

Asian shares mostly up cheered by Wall Street buying spree

Nov 19, 2018

Asian shares are mostly higher after a buying spree on Wall Street kept up investor optimism into a new week, despite continuing worries about trade tensions

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