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China, Germany promise to open markets wider to each other's banks and insurers in victory for...
Top US, Chinese trade envoys to meet for talks in possible sign of progress toward ending tariff...
South Korea has stopped calling North Korea an "enemy" in its biennial defense document in an...
Science

China says doctor behind gene-edited babies acted on his own

Jan 21, 2019

A Chinese investigation says the doctor behind the reported birth of two babies whose genes had been edited in hopes of making them resistant to the AIDS virus acted on his own and will be punished for any violations of the law

China plans major cut in number of Everest climbers

Jan 21, 2019

China says it will cut the number of climbers attempting to scale Everest from the northern face by 1/3 this year as part of plans for a major cleanup on the world's highest peak

World's oldest man, 113, dies at his home in northern Japan

Jan 20, 2019

The world's oldest man has died at his home _ a hot springs inn _ in northern Japan at the age of 113

China, Germany promise closer financial cooperation

Jan 18, 2019

China, Germany promise to open markets wider to each other's banks and insurers in victory for Beijing amid tension with Washington

China says economy czar to visit Washington for trade talks

Jan 17, 2019

Top US, Chinese trade envoys to meet for talks in possible sign of progress toward ending tariff war over technology

Volcano in southern Japan erupts; no injuries or damage

Jan 17, 2019

A small island volcano in southern Japan has erupted, blasting rocks and ashes into the air but causing no damage or injuries

South Korea defense report doesn't refer to North as enemy

Jan 15, 2019

South Korea has stopped calling North Korea an "enemy" in its biennial defense document in an apparent effort to continue reconciliation with Pyongyang

Chinese exports to US sank last month as tariffs took a toll

Jan 14, 2019

China's 2018 trade surplus with US hits record high $323.3 billion but December exports fall as Trump tariffs start to depress demand

Heavy smog, worsened by weather, raises alarm across Asia

Jan 14, 2019

Unusually high levels of smog worsened by weather patterns are raising alarm across Asia

Recent developments surrounding the South China Sea

Jan 14, 2019

Recent developments surrounding the South China Sea

Nature

China plans major cut in number of Everest...

Jan 21, 2019

China says it will cut the number of climbers attempting to scale Everest from the northern face by...

World's oldest man, 113, dies at his home in...

Jan 20, 2019

The world's oldest man has died at his home _ a hot springs inn _ in northern Japan at the age of...

Volcano in southern Japan erupts; no injuries or...

Jan 17, 2019

A small island volcano in southern Japan has erupted, blasting rocks and ashes into the air but...

Heavy smog, worsened by weather, raises alarm...

Jan 14, 2019

Unusually high levels of smog worsened by weather patterns are raising alarm across Asia

Recent developments surrounding the South China...

Jan 14, 2019

Recent developments surrounding the South China Sea