The first named tropical weather system of the 2018 hurricane season has formed near Cozumel, Mexico.
Police in Shanghai have busted what they say is a gang who duped websites into deleting negative reviews by posing as government censors and media personnel, the South China Morning Post reports.
The U.S. goal for a denuclearized Korean Peninsula is shared by China but for different reasons, says ex-diplomat and ex-Sen. Max Baucus.
The dollar rose against a basket of peers on Wednesday, to its highest since mid November, helped by gains against commodity-linked currencies.
South Africa's President Cyril Ramaphosa has said that some of the country's larger public companies will re-invest 420 billion rand.
Oil prices fell as Russia's energy minister said a group of two dozen producer nations could soon begin easing production limits.
U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross will visit China early next month for another round of talks amid ongoing trade frictions between the world's two largest economies.
China's top social media app WeChat has removed "sugar daddy" dating website SeekingArrangement from its platform.
Investors remain in doubt over the independence of Turkey's central bank and its ability to curb double-digit inflation ahead of national elections in June.
U.S. government debt prices were higher Friday morning, as investors monitored a fresh batch of economic data.
The U.S. should have gotten a better reading of North Korea's intentions since Secretary of State Mike Pompeo met with Kim Jong Un, said Christopher Hill, former ambassador to South Korea under President George W. Bush.
Things could be setting up for a "Hollywood moment" for China's film industry, HSBC said in a May report.
Point72's CEO of International Marc Desmidt explains which sectors the hedge fund is bullish on, as it expands its Asian operations.
The U.S. must establish a robust process for handling North Korea that can truly deal with the issues threatening security and stability in the region, says retired Gen. Wesley Clark.
Russia claims that the ground-based missile system is capable of intercepting hypersonic missiles, drones, aircraft as well as stealth warplanes like the F-22 and the F-35.
Thomas Hubbard, former top U.S. diplomat to South Korea, says a meeting between the U.S. and North Korea was "doomed from the outset."
The regulations were applied in the Dodd-Frank bill after the financial crisis of the last decade.
"Sadly, based on the tremendous anger and open hostility displayed in your most recent statement, I feel it is inappropriate, at this time, to have this long-planned meeting," Trump writes to Kim.
With a two-front trade war brewing, here is Trump's best option to avoid a harmful, long-lasting global impacts, says Prof. Jason Reed.
Rising US Treasury bonds and a strengthening dollar are pressuring emerging markets and disrupting the synchronized global growth story of the last year.