Stocks start 2019 on back foot after weak Chinese data

Jan 2, 2019

Global stocks fall as 2019 trading begins after Chinese manufacturing weakens

Asian stocks skid after weak China factory readings

Jan 2, 2019

Asian stock markets fall as 2019 trading begins, after Chinese manufacturing weakens

New law in Turkmenistan cracks down sharply on alcohol sales

Jan 1, 2019

A law sharply limiting the sale of alcohol has gone into effect in the former Soviet republic of Turkmenistan, whose authoritarian president has made physical fitness a top initiative

China factory activity shrinks for the first time in 2 years

Dec 31, 2018

China factory activity falls amid tariff fight, economic downturn

China's Disappeared: A look at who went missing in 2018

Dec 31, 2018

The Disappeared: A look at some of the people who went missing at the hands of the Chinese state in 2018

Global stocks gain after Wall Street rally, Japan falls

Dec 28, 2018

Global stock markets rise after Wall Street's rally, Japan falls, oil prices rebound strongly

China ex-deputy intelligence chief given life sentence

Dec 27, 2018

China's former deputy intelligence chief has been sentenced to life in prison for corruption

China says plans made for US trade talks in January

Dec 27, 2018

China's government says it has made arrangements for trade talks with US officials in January aimed at ending a dispute that threatens to depress global trade

In boisterous Congo election, a longshot candidate plugs on

Dec 27, 2018

'I don't know him:' In boisterous Congo election, a longshot presidential candidate plugs on

Indian firefighters battle air pollution in New Delhi

Dec 27, 2018

Indian authorities have ordered fire services to sprinkle water from high rise building to settle dust particles and stop burning of garbage and restrict building activity in the Indian capital as the air quality worsened this week

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