Government And Politics

Security worries hobble ambitions of China tech giant Huawei

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

FIFA leader Infantino wins SE Asia support for re-election

Dec 15, 2018

FIFA President Gianni Infantino has received another pledge of support in his campaign for re-election next year

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

World markets fall on Chinese growth concerns

Dec 14, 2018

Stock markets are down after China reported disappointing economic data, stirring up worries about the impact of trade tensions on the world's second largest economy.

China urges Japan to ensure rights of 2 in shrine protest

Dec 14, 2018

China's foreign ministry says it has urged Japan to ensure the legal rights of two Hong Kong residents who staged a protest this week at a shrine to Japan's war dead in Tokyo

Japan begins reclamation at disputed US base despite protest

Dec 14, 2018

Japan's central government has started main reclamation work at a disputed U.S. military base relocation site on the southern island of Okinawa despite fierce local opposition

Japan's central government has begun reclamation work at U.S. base relocation site on Okinawa despite local objection

Dec 14, 2018

Japan's central government has begun reclamation work at U.S. base relocation site on Okinawa despite local objection

The Latest: China confirms holding 2 Canadians

Dec 13, 2018

China has confirmed it has detained two Canadian men, saying they were being detained on suspicion of "endangering national security."

Detention of Canadians raises stakes in China-US-Canada row

Dec 13, 2018

China has confirmed the detentions of two Canadian men, raising the stakes in a three-way international dispute with the United States

China confirms detentions of 2 Canadian men on suspicion of 'endangering national security'

Dec 13, 2018

China confirms detentions of 2 Canadian men on suspicion of 'endangering national security'