Category: Asia Pacific

Putin to Visit North Korea and Meet With Kim Jong-...

​Seeking more weapons for the war in Ukraine, the Russian president plans to return to the country on Tuesday for the first time i...

Facing E.V. Tariffs, China Threatens Pork Imports ...

Acting quickly after the European Union imposed extra tariffs of up to 38 percent on China’s electric cars, Beijing opened a trade...

5 Beach-City Travel Suggestions

Already been to Miami, Honolulu and Sydney? These other coastal destinations are vibrant on land and on the water, reliably offeri...

Toyota Investors Challenge Scion’s Grip at a ‘Crit...

Akio Toyoda ran Toyota for 14 years before handing the reins to a new C.E.O. last year, but some have grown concerned about the co...

China’s Lust for Durian Is Creating Fortunes in So...

Demand for the fruit, known for its rich taste and intense smell, has reshaped parts of Southeast Asia, where it has long been a s...

It’s Not Just Russia: China Joins the G7’s List of...

While not invited to the Group of 7 meeting, China was still a major presence, with the summit’s final communiqué referencing the ...

Chinese Swimmers Had Previous Positive Tests for B...

Three athletes who failed drug tests before the 2021 Olympics had tested positive for a powerful steroid several years earlier. Th...

Chinese Activists Who Gave #MeToo Victims a Voice ...

Huang Xueqin, a journalist, and Wang Jianbing, a labor activist, were convicted of subversion, a vaguely worded charge long seen a...

Will Biden’s Help for Ukraine Come Fast Enough and...

The president signed a 10-year security pact with Ukraine and promised, with E.U. help, a $50 billion loan. But will the money arr...

Driverless Cars in China: How Safe Are They?

Computer-aided driving has official support and public acceptance, but state media seldom reports crashes or safety incidents, and...

China Is Testing More Driverless Cars Than Any Oth...

Assisted driving systems and robot taxis are becoming more popular with government help, as cities designate large areas for testi...

Wednesday Briefing: Hunter Biden Found Guilty on G...

Also, pressure on Israel and Hamas to reach a deal.