Category Archives: Asia & Pacific

Risk FX Rallies, Safe Havens Offered as Evergrande Fears Ebb

A U.S. dollar note (bottom) is pictured alongside an Australian 10 dollar (L) and 20 dollar bill in this picture illustration taken in Washington on…

Oil Shares Lead Charge as Crude Hits New 3-Year Highs

A man watches an electric board showing Nikkei index outside a brokerage at a business district in Tokyo, Japan on June 21, 2021. (Kim Kyung-Hoon/Reuters)

APPEC: Global Oil Demand Seen Reaching Pre-Pandemic Levels by Early 2022

A worker holds a nozzle to pump petrol into a vehicle at a fuel station in Mumbai, India on May 21, 2018. (Francis Mascarenhas/Reuters)

Oil Gains for Fifth Day Amid Supply Constraints

Oil drills are pictured in the Kern River oil field in Bakersfield, Calif., on Nov. 9, 2014. (Jonathan Alcorn/Reuters)

Oil Gains for Fifth Day Amid Supply Constraints

Oil drills are pictured in the Kern River oil field in Bakersfield, Calif., on Nov. 9, 2014. (Jonathan Alcorn/Reuters)

Inside the Book That Provides America a Strategy for Defeating China

This photo taken on Jan. 4, 2021 shows Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) soldiers taking part in military training at Pamir Mountains in Kashgar, northwestern…

US House Passes National Defense Bill, Including Support for Taiwan’s Defense

International navy vessels perform a controlled breakaway during a exercise off the coast of Hawaii for the U.S.-led Rim of Pacific Exercise (RIMPAC) 2018, on…

Ex-head of Moutai Sentenced to Life in Prison for Taking Bribes

Chinese liquor Maotai produced by Kweichow Moutai, in Guizhou, China. (The Epoch Times)

Candidates Compete to Be Japan’s Prime Minister Amidst Multiple Crises

Japan's Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga attends a news conference at his official residence in Tokyo, Japan, on June 17, 2021. (Issei Kato/POOL/Getty Images)

Italy Says Taliban Government Cannot Be Recognized, but Afghans Must Be Helped

Italy's Foreign Minister Luigi Di Maio speaks during a news conference with U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken at Fiera Roma in Rome on June…