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Sony investing $9 billion mostly in image sensors, buying bigger stake in EMI Music Publishing
Experts say China's ambition to soft-land a spacecraft on the far side of the moon later this year...
Asian markets have mostly declined after Wall Street gained as Italy moved toward forming a...
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Thailand to up controls on paraquat, other farm chemicals

May 23, 2018

The Thai government has tightened restrictions on use of the weed killer paraquat amid mounting concerns over health risks, especially for farmers

Malaysia says search for MH370 to end next week

May 23, 2018

Malaysia's transport minister says the search by a private U.S. company for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 will end next Tuesday

Sony buys most of EMI Music, to spend $9B on image sensors

May 22, 2018

Sony investing $9 billion mostly in image sensors, buying bigger stake in EMI Music Publishing

Experts: China far side lunar mission potentially historic

May 22, 2018

Experts say China's ambition to soft-land a spacecraft on the far side of the moon later this year faces considerable challenges but if successful, would put its space program in the forefront of one of the most important areas of lunar exploration.

Indonesia raises alert for Merapi volcano, sets no-go zone

May 22, 2018

Indonesian authorities raised the alert for the country's volatile Mount Merapi volcano, located on the densely populated island of Java, and ordered people within 3 kilometers to evacuate

Asian markets mostly lower after Wall Street gains

May 22, 2018

Asian markets have mostly declined after Wall Street gained as Italy moved toward forming a euroskeptic-led government

China says it can't guarantee no more trade tension with US

May 21, 2018

China's government says it cannot guarantee renewed trade tension with Washington can be avoided after U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin declared a temporary truce in a dispute companies worried might chill global commerce

China launches relay satellite for far side moon landing

May 21, 2018

China has launched a relay satellite as part of a groundbreaking program to land a probe on the far side of the moon this year

US criticizes China's militarization of disputed waters

May 20, 2018

The Pentagon has criticized what it called China's "continued militarization" of island outposts in the disputed South China Sea, where the Chinese air force landed long-range bombers for the first time, putting entire Southeast Asia within their range

Toyota chief hopes to help Japan automakers keep tech edge

May 18, 2018

Toyota Motor Corp. chief Akio Toyoda, tapped to head the Japanese auto industry association, is promising to lead a push among manufacturers to keep a competitive edge in emerging technologies like zero-emission and autonomous driving

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Thailand to up controls on paraquat, other farm...

May 23, 2018

The Thai government has tightened restrictions on use of the weed killer paraquat amid mounting...

Malaysia says search for MH370 to end next week

May 23, 2018

Malaysia's transport minister says the search by a private U.S. company for Malaysia Airlines...

Indonesia raises alert for Merapi volcano, sets...

May 22, 2018

Indonesian authorities raised the alert for the country's volatile Mount Merapi volcano, located on...

US criticizes China's militarization of disputed...

May 20, 2018

The Pentagon has criticized what it called China's "continued militarization" of island outposts in...

Toyota chief hopes to help Japan automakers keep...

May 18, 2018

Toyota Motor Corp. chief Akio Toyoda, tapped to head the Japanese auto industry association, is...