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01:35 pm

Fonterra takes lead in product safety with new tracking system

12:57 pm

US warns of possible conflict with North Korea, China says situation could escalate

12:53 pm

Chinese corn returns to Japanese livestock farms after 7 years

12:00 pm

Weak economy could prove fatal to Erdogan administration

11:37 am

Trump spurns Taiwan leader's suggestion of another call

11:00 am

Kim Jong Un's volatile brinkmanship may hide careful calculation

10:35 am

Japan's core consumer prices rise 0.2% in March

10:20 am

Japan's industrial output falls 2.1% on month in March

10:12 am

Taiwan posts solid Q1 growth as global shoppers splurge on phones

10:10 am

Foxconn Chairman Terry Gou visits White House

09:37 am

Job availability best in over 26 years in March

09:00 am
Robert A. Manning:

The irony of strategic patience with North Korea

08:42 am

China warned North Korea of sanctions after any nuclear test: Tillerson

07:00 am

Samsung honing OLED prowess from unassailable perch

06:30 am

Green cars make their way to Indonesian auto show

06:30 am
Earnings preview:

Itochu Enex seen hiking dividend for fiscal 2016

06:25 am

Earnings lift Nasdaq to record; S&P, Dow drift

06:18 am

Japan, Russia call for calm as North Korean tensions heat up

06:00 am

Sony's other pledge to investors

06:00 am
Earnings preview:

Japan's trading houses rebound sharply on resource rally

05:50 am

Top South Korean presidential nominee talks Pyongyang threat

05:21 am

Japan's Aso holds out hope for US return to TPP

05:15 am

BOJ's Kuroda stands by upbeat view

05:00 am

Sharp to boost output of smartphone camera parts

05:00 am

Taiwan's AUO posts Q1 profit amid tighter display market

04:50 am

Japan pursues currency swaps with ASEAN members

04:30 am

Fanuc to spend $566m to lift robot output in Japan

04:30 am
Interview:

Aso stresses leading role of Japan, US in rule-making

03:59 am

Hitachi enters Europe elevator market with UK acquisition

03:30 am

Sony unit eyes 8 new music halls across Asia