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Indonesia credit rating upgraded by Moody's

Apr 13, 2018

Moody's has upgraded Indonesia's credit rating due to increased confidence the government will maintain its recent track record of responsibly managing the national budget and interest rate policy

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Asia cautious about possible Trump rethink on trade deal

Apr 13, 2018

Japan, Australia and New Zealand are reacting cautiously after President Donald Trump signaled he might reopen talks on a Pacific Rim trade deal that he pulled the U.S. out of shortly after taking office

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China's March trade weakens, surplus with US at $15.4B

Apr 13, 2018

China's global trade balance swung to a rare deficit in March as exports shrank but its surplus with the United States, the center of a worsening dispute with Washington, stood at $15.4 billion

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China traders, farmers shrug off risk of US soybeans tariff

Apr 13, 2018

Chinese farmers, traders say possible tariffs on US soybeans open opportunities to diversify, profit

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China's March exports shrink 2.7 percent while import growth decelerates to 14.4 percent

Apr 13, 2018

China's March exports shrink 2.7 percent while import growth decelerates to 14.4 percent

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China plans Taiwan Strait live-fire exercises amid tensions

Apr 13, 2018

China announced it will hold live-fire military exercises in the Taiwan Strait amid heightened tensions over increased American support for Taiwan's government

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China denies Xi comments aimed at settling US dispute

Apr 12, 2018

China denies President Xi Jinping's promises to cut import tariffs on cars and open China's markets wider meant to be an overture to settle a tariff dispute with Washington

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Australia's Turnbull says 'some tension' in China relations

Apr 12, 2018

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull says there is "some tension" in relations with Beijing, following accusations of Chinese meddling in the country's politics and concerns over China's influence in the South Pacific

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Vietnam jails 2 more activists in stepped up crackdown

Apr 12, 2018

Courts in central Vietnam have handed down lengthy jail terms against 2 activists as the Communist authorities stepped up their crackdown on dissent

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Takata acquired by Key Safety Systems, president resigns

Apr 12, 2018

Japanese air bag maker Takata Corp. says acquisition by Key Safety Systems complete, president resigning

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