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06:30 pm

Itochu president faces high hurdle in his eighth year

05:24 pm

China growth 'super steady' but slows to 26-year low

04:00 pm

North Korean leader awaits clues on Trump

04:00 pm
Frederic Neumann:

If Trump does what he says, Asia will feel it

03:50 pm

Shinzo Abe emphasizes Japan-US alliance

03:30 pm

Vietnam opens new doors with push for coal energy

02:20 pm

Hong Kong shares in morning fall as Trump inauguration looms

01:55 pm

Mitsubishi to announce fifth delay in MRJ airliner delivery

01:35 pm

Japan ratifies TPP despite bleak outlook under Trump

01:15 pm

Trump's fiscal policies may turn bulls loose in Japan

01:10 pm

Divided, Americans await inauguration

12:30 pm

Actors, mayors rally at inauguration eve Trump demonstration

12:18 pm

China December coal output hits 1-year high after Beijing order

11:50 am

China's GDP grows 6.7% in 2016

11:40 am

Aso says no need to fret about every currency move

11:32 am

China 2016 fixed asset investment grows 8.1%, slowest since 1999

11:30 am

China 2016 property investment rises 6.9 %

11:24 am

Fed's Yellen says 'reasonable' for Congress to want explanations

11:15 am

Japan trade mininister says not considering Toshiba rescue plan

11:03 am

China's 2016 GDP slows to 6.7%, but within gov't target

08:55 am

US allies, rivals size up next commander in chief

08:40 am

North Korea may be readying missile test, timing unclear: US officials

08:15 am

Bureaucrats still have cozy ties with private sector

08:00 am

Japan nominates natural, Christian sites for World Heritage honor

08:00 am

Shimamura expanding use of automated markdowns

07:40 am

Embattled Dentsu taps favorite to lead comeback

07:30 am

Japan's SMBC to back cross-border yuan pooling

07:22 am

Wall St falls as investors ready for Trump's inauguration

07:20 am

Toyota bullish on hydrogen investment

07:00 am

China keeps shedding US Treasuries to stem yuan's slide