China slump squeezes workers, hammers consumer spending

BEIJING (AP) — Yu Mingang had a good job helping Chinese manufacturers prepare to sell shares to the public until the cooling economy derailed those plans. As demand for auditing ser...

US stocks rise again to build on four-week rally

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are rising again Friday morning as the market wraps up another strong week with big gains for technology and industrial companies, while banks rose after more of them poste...

Global stocks rise on hopes for US trade progress

BEIJING (AP) — Global stocks rose Friday after investors saw signs of possible progress toward a resolution of the U.S.-Chinese tariff war. Shares in China posted solid gains. KEEPIN...

Chinese Foreign Minister pleads for US to respect One China Principle

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — China’s Foreign Minister Wang Yi has said the U.S. ought to come together with China on the Taiwan issue and respect the One China Principle. 2019 marks the 40th ...

US takes action against Huawei theft, Germany mulls restrictions

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Following recent controversies that have seen Chinese telecom manufacturer Huawei Technologies accused of spying, breaking sanctions, and stealing intellectual property, g...

Analyst: 9 predictions for China in 2019

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — 2019 marks several milestones for China, namely the 70th anniversary of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP), the 40th year of official relations with the U.S., and the 30th ...

Trade war delaying Chinese automaker's US plans

DETROIT (AP) — Chinese automaker GAC Motor says the U.S.-China trade war has delayed its plans to enter the American market. Company President Yu Jun said Monday at Detroit's North A...

More than 60 Taiwanese companies mull Taiwan expansion amid trade war

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) said that more than 60 Taiwanese companies are considering expanding their Taiwan operations, amid concerns stemming fro...

Stocks slip but remain on track for another winning week

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks slipped Friday, as falling oil prices dragged down energy companies, but the S&P 500 remained on track to close out its third straight winning week following a brutal stretc...

Stocks slip but remain on track for another winning week

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks slipped in Friday morning trading, as falling oil prices dragged down energy companies, but the S&P 500 remained on track to close out its third straight winning week follow...

US, EU, Japan label China's trade policies as 'unfair'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A number of countries have come together to express concerns over unfair trade practices and policies in China. On Jan. 9, U.S. trade representatives convened a meeting...

Foreign tourists to be granted easier access to Tibet

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Tibetan government has announced it will boost foreign tourists by fifty percent and cut down waiting times by half, Reuters reports. Notoriously difficult to gain ...

Asian stocks rise on Fed restraint, US-China trade hopes

SINGAPORE (AP) — Asian markets were mostly higher on Friday as investors cheered a more restrained Federal Reserve and U.S.-China trade talks. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's Nikkei 225 index...

Asian stocks rise on Fed restraint, U.S-China trade hopes

SINGAPORE (AP) — Asian markets were mostly higher on Friday as investors cheered a more restrained Federal Reserve and U.S.-China trade talks. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's Nikkei 225 index...

Vietnam benefiting from US-China Trade War with increased FDI: Reports

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – According to recent data from the Vietnamese government, foreign direct investment in the country increased by 9.1 percent over the past year, making Vietnam one of the mo...