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Mattis To Visit China As Taiwan S China Sea Tensions Rise

U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, who has accused China of “intimidation and coercion” in the South China Sea, is visiting Beijing this week as the...

Us Lauds Taiwan Ties In Dedication Of New De-facto Embassy

The U.S. dedicated a new de-facto embassy in Taiwan on Tuesday in what officials described as an indicator of robust ties with the self-governing island democracy that...

Us Lauds Its Ties With Taiwan On Dedication Of New Office

The U.S. has dedicated a new representative office in Taiwan in what officials described as a sign of robust ties with the self-governing island democracy that China...

Taiwan Drills Simulate Repulsing Chinese Assault On Air Base

Taiwan’s military is conducting war games simulating the repulsing of a Chinese attack amid heighted tensions across the Taiwan Strait. The drill Thursday at the...

Australian Winemakers Press Pm To Visit China Amid Diplomatic Tiff

SYDNEY – Australian winemakers on Wednesday urged Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull to visit China to resolve diplomatic tensions blamed for trade obstacles that...

Asia Stocks Rise As Techs Lift Wall Street Italy Still A Worry

TOKYO – Asian stocks rose on Wednesday after tech sector strength lifted Wall Street shares while concerns about Italy’s debt prompted investors to move into...

Facebook Confirms Data Sharing With Chinese Companies

WASHINGTON – Facebook Inc said Tuesday it has data sharing partnerships with at least four Chinese companies including Huawei, the world’s third largest...

Australian Winemakers Urge Pm To Mend Fences With China

SYDNEY – Australian winemakers will on Wednesday hold an emergency meeting with the government as frustration grows that Canberra is unable to break an impasse...

Asia Stocks Edge Up As Techs Lift Wall Street Italy Still A Worry

TOKYO – Asian stocks edged up on Wednesday after tech sector strength lifted Wall Street shares, while concerns about Italy’s debt prompted investors to move...

Senators Demand Answers From Facebook After Data Sharing Report

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Senate Commerce Committee demanded that Facebook Inc’s chief executive officer respond to a report that user data was shared with at...