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A smartphone app developed by Japanese police is being widely downloaded by women trying to protect...
Companies brace for Chinese retaliation against Trump tariff hikes as economists warn growth likely...
SoftBank reported a 36% increase in profit for the fiscal year, partly on gains from its Saudi-tied...
Science

Anti-groping smartphone app highly popular in Japan

May 22, 2019

A smartphone app developed by Japanese police is being widely downloaded by women trying to protect themselves from gropers on packed rush-hour trains

Companies bracing for China's retaliation in tariffs dispute

May 13, 2019

Companies brace for Chinese retaliation against Trump tariff hikes as economists warn growth likely to suffer

SoftBank profits rise, partly on gains from Saudi-tied fund

May 9, 2019

SoftBank reported a 36% increase in profit for the fiscal year, partly on gains from its Saudi-tied Vision Fund

Singapore reportedly criminalizes publication of fake news

May 9, 2019

Singapore passed a law criminalizing publication of fake news and allowing the government to block and order the removal of such content, report says

Toyota, Panasonic form joint venture in housing for Japan

May 9, 2019

Japanese automaker Toyota and electronics maker Panasonic are forming a joint venture combining their housing businesses in Japan

Experimental surgery gains support as opioid deaths rise

May 8, 2019

Clinical trials in China using deep brain stimulation may hold the key to treating drug users, literally with the flip of a switch

Toyota reports dip in quarterly profit, projects recovery

May 8, 2019

Toyota sees 4% dip in 1Q profit on weaker vehicle sales in North America

China's April exports fall amid US tariff war; imports rise

May 8, 2019

China's April exports fall amid US tariff war, adding to pressure on Beijing on eve of new round of negotiations

Chinese researchers try brain implants to treat drug addicts

May 8, 2019

Clinical trials in China using deep brain stimulation or DBS may hold the key to treating drug users, literally with the flip of a switch

Chinese team heads to Washington to salvage trade talks

May 7, 2019

US-China trade negotiations fall into disarray as US plans tariff hike; Chinese team heads to Washington to salvage talks

Nature

Toyota reports dip in quarterly profit, projects...

May 8, 2019

Toyota sees 4% dip in 1Q profit on weaker vehicle sales in North America

Netflix announces deal for film about Thailand's...

May 1, 2019

Netflix and "Crazy Rich Asians" production company agree to make a film about rescue of 12 boys and...

Taiwan's president reaffirms anti-nuclear stance...

Apr 27, 2019

Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen has reaffirmed her opposition to nuclear power before marching...

Xi: China wants to expand sprawling...

Apr 27, 2019

Xi calls for more countries to join China's sprawling infrastructure-building initiative as other...

The Latest: Hammond says Britain a good Belt...

Apr 26, 2019

British treasury chief Philip Hammond says the U.K.'s finance industry would be a "natural partner"...