Moon: Kim Reaffirms Commitment to Denuclearization

South Korean President Moon Jae-in said North Korean leader Kim Jong Un had reaffirmed his commitment to the “complete denuclearization” of the Korean Peninsula and looked forward to meeting President Donald Trump......»»

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North Korea, While Professing Peace, Escalated Cyberattacks Against South

When the North and South Korean leaders vow.....»»

Category: asiaSource: WSJMay 26th, 2018Related News

In Auto Tariffs, a High-Stakes Game of Chicken

How would auto companies adapt to President Donald Trump’s threatened tariffs on imported vehicles and parts? The industry’s response to another U.S. president’s tariffs more than 50 years ago offers some clues......»»

Category: asiaSource: WSJMay 26th, 2018Related News

Apple Wins $539 Million Jury Award From Samsung in iPhone Patent Battle

Samsung must pay Apple $539 million for infringing patents related to the iPhone’s design, a federal jury found Thursday......»»

Category: asiaSource: WSJMay 25th, 2018Related News

Giuliani Opposes Letting Trump Speak to Mueller

Lawyers for President Trump are increasingly skeptical of letting him give an interview with prosecutors running the Russia investigation, but are thinking through how to prepare him for the possible high-stakes session nonetheless......»»

Category: asiaSource: WSJMay 23rd, 2018Related News

How Congress Rolled Back Banking Rules in a Rare Bipartisan Deal

A strategy to seek modest changes in the Dodd-Frank banking law, agreed to in private by Sen. Mike Crapo and former Trump economic adviser Gary Cohn, paid dividends as Congress passed a bipartisan bill on Tuesday......»»

Category: asiaSource: WSJMay 23rd, 2018Related News

Rohingya Militants Massacred Civilians in Myanmar: Amnesty Report

A Rohingya Muslim militant organization slaughtered dozens of Hindus in Myanmar last year amid violence that included the military’s bloody campaign that forced some 700,000 Rohingya to flee, Amnesty International said......»»

Category: asiaSource: WSJMay 23rd, 2018Related News

SoftBank Agrees to Sell Flipkart Stake to Walmart

The operator of the world’s largest technology fund—which holds a 21% stake in Flipkart—had been delaying a decision to participate in Walmart’s $16 billion deal to take control of India’s largest e-commerce company......»»

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Patriot or Double Agent? CIA Officer on Trial as U.S. Targets Spying by China

Was former CIA officer Kevin Mallory cultivating ties to China to get information for his fellow American agents? Or was he a Chinese spy? A trial this month will determine that and test the government’s ramped-up efforts to target Chinese espionage......»»

Category: asiaSource: WSJMay 22nd, 2018Related News

Rising Dollar Sparks Tumult in Emerging Markets

A resurgent dollar is exposing weaknesses in the developing world, pushing investors to unwind long-held bets on emerging-market stocks, bonds and currencies......»»

Category: asiaSource: WSJMay 22nd, 2018Related News

Justice Department to Review FBI Probe of Trump Campaign

The Justice Departme.....»»

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Texas Shooter Spared Students He Liked, Court Document Says

The 17-year-old suspected of killing 10 people and wounding 10 others after opening fire on a Santa Fe, Texas, high school art class told police he spared students he liked during the rampage, according to court documents......»»

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Chinese Bank Employees Tried to Sell $150,000 Trump Dinner Tickets

Employees at a China Construction Bank branch attempted to sell what they claimed were $150,000 tickets to dine with President Donald Trump, prompting campaign officials to notify the Justice Department......»»

Category: asiaSource: WSJMay 19th, 2018Related News

Ten Killed in Texas School Shooting

A gunman opened fire at a high school in Santa Fe, Texas, south of Houston, killing 10 people and wounding 10 others. The suspect, who is in custody, was identified as 17-year-old Dimitrios Pagourtzis......»»

Category: asiaSource: WSJMay 19th, 2018Related News

PlayerUnknown: Why Tencent Can"t Make Money Off Top Mobile Games

Tencent is having trouble making money from two of the biggest mobile games in China, as the internet giant faces difficulties stemming from China’s unofficial economic sanctions against South Korea......»»

Category: asiaSource: WSJMay 18th, 2018Related News

Lawmakers Say U.S. Tech Is Being Used in Abusive Chinese Crackdowns

Two members of Congress are urging the Commerce Department to consider toughening export controls on U.S. companies whose technologies they say are being used for state surveillance of citizens in China that enables human rights abuses......»»

Category: asiaSource: WSJMay 16th, 2018Related News

One $100 Billion Tech Fund Isn"t Enough for SoftBank CEO

SoftBank’s near-$100 billion Vision Fund has yet to close, but its acquisitive founder says the launch of Vision Fund II is “just a matter of time.”.....»»

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How China"s Tencent Uses Deals to Crowd Out Tech Rivals

By amassing stakes in hundreds of companies, Tencent has become one of the world’s largest and most active technology investors, a calculated strategy that is crowding out rivals and bolstering its profits......»»

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Japan"s Longest Stretch of Economic Growth in 28 Years Ends

Japan’s economy shrank in the first three months of 2018 due to weak private consumption and business investment, the first contraction since the final quarter of 2015......»»

Category: asiaSource: WSJMay 16th, 2018Related News

More Than 200 China-Listed Stocks to Join MSCI"s Indexes

Global index provider MSCI has released a list of more than 200 Chinese stocks that it will include in its key indexes from next month, capping a year-long process that is likely to attract billions of dollars into China’s markets......»»

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