Alexa
  • Directory of Taiwan

Asian markets higher as US, China put trade war on hold

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stock markets were higher on Monday as investors cheered the outcome of negotiations between the United States and China that put a trade war on hold, clearing uncertai...

Asian markets higher as US, China put trade war on hold

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stock markets were higher on Monday as investors cheered the outcome of negotiations between the United States and China that put a trade war on hold, clearing uncertai...

How Google, Facebook will adapt to Europe's new privacy law

Companies large and small are updating their privacy policies and service terms to comply with upcoming European Union rules governing data and privacy. Only EU users are technically covered by the ru...

Asian stocks higher on backdrop of US-China talks

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stock markets were marginally higher on Friday as U.S. and Chinese officials held a new round of talks seeking to avert a trade war between the world's two largest econ...

Asian stocks mostly lower as investors digest US, Japan data

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stocks were mostly lower on Thursday, wiping out early gains after strong factory data from the U.S. lifted shares on Wall Street. Tokyo stocks were the only bright spo...

Oil jumps, Asian shares mixed after US leaves Iran deal

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Oil prices surged while Asian stock markets traded mixed on Wednesday after President Donald Trump announced the United States will withdraw from a 2015 nuclear accord with I...

Asia follows US markets lower as investors watch trade talks

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stock markets were lower on Friday after Wall Street finished with losses overnight as investors watched the outcome of trade talks between the United States and China....

Tokyo stocks higher in quiet Labor Day trading

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Shares were higher in Japan and Australia on Tuesday while most other major Asian markets were closed for public holidays. The White House's announcement that it would postpo...

Live and unfiltered: Kim Jong Un captivates South Koreans

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Koreans watched Friday as history unfolded and Kim Jong Un, the North Korean leader they normally only see in heavily edited footage, walked across the border and had h...

Asian shares fall back on trade worries, tech outlook

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian shares fell back Friday after a major supplier to Apple forecast continued weak demand for mobile devices. A warning by the head of the IMF over the potential for trade...

Stocks rise as attention turns to earnings season

NEW YORK (AP) — Big profit reports from several banks on Friday reminded markets that already healthy earnings for U.S. companies are climbing even higher, and the S&P 500 rose to put itself on tr...

Asian stocks mostly up after Wall Street finishes higher

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stock markets were mostly higher Friday following overnight gains on Wall Street. Risk sentiment also returned as the U.S. explores the possibility of returning to trad...

Calm after storm: Asian stocks rebound from trade war fears

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stock markets rebounded Thursday from sharp losses triggered by escalating trade tensions between the world's two largest economies. KEEPING SCORE: Ja...

Asian stocks sink, slammed by tech losses

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stock markets were in the red Wednesday as tech stocks extended losses following sell-offs of their U.S. peers overnight. Investors are selling technology-related share...

SKorea to open auto market wider to US in revised trade deal

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea has agreed to further open its auto market to the United States as the two countries prepare to amend their six-year-old trade agreement following complaints by P...