Wednesday, September 30, 2020
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South Korean currency weakens as unconfirmed report indicates that North Korea’s...

The Korean won weakened sharply on Tuesday against the dollar on unconfirmed reports that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is seriously ill.The Korean...

WHO considers ‘airborne precautions’ for medical staff after study shows coronavirus...

The World Health Organization is considering "airborne precautions" for medical staff after a new study showed the coronavirus can survive in the air in...

Australia stocks drop nearly 10% as Asia markets tumble; Fed cuts...

Stocks in Asia Pacific tumbled on Monday as the U.S. Federal Reserve slashed its benchmark interest rate to zero and launched a massive quantitative...

Australia stocks stage dramatic comeback as Asia markets trade wildly

Stocks in Asia Pacific traded wildly on Friday after shares of Wall Street saw a historic drop overnight, as fears over the global coronavirus...

Asia stocks mixed as hope rises on US-China trade, S&P 500...

Major Asian markets were mixed on Tuesday as investors monitored further developments on the U.S.-China trade front, with the two economic powerhouses working toward...

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam says she’s committed to finishing her...

Hong Kong's leader Carrie Lam said on Tuesday she's committed to completing her term despite massive protests calling for her resignation - but she...

Hong Kong suspends contentious China extradition bill after massive protests

Hong Kong's top official caved in to pressure on Saturday, announcing that a contentious proposal to allow extraditions to mainland China has been indefinitely...

Police repeatedly fire tear gas on protesters as confrontation turns violent...

Hong Kong police repeatedly fired tear gas and also shot rubber bullets into large crowds of protesters gathered around the local legislature on Wednesday....

China says its May trade surplus was $41.65 billion, significantly more...

China said on Monday its overall trade surplus was $41.65 billion last month, significantly more than expected as the trade impasse between Washington and...

Trump is ‘perfectly happy’ to hit China with new tariffs if...

U.S. President Donald Trump will make a decision about whether to slap China with more tariffs after meeting with his Chinese counterpart later this...