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Liberal think tank is latest to be silenced in China

Jan 25, 2017

Authorities in China have shuttered the website and social media accounts of a prominent economics think tank amid a mounting assault on liberal academic voices

Toyota stock dip after Trump tweet on planned Mexico plant

Jan 6, 2017

Toyota Motor Corp. stock fell 2 percent in early Friday morning trading after President-elect Donald Trump said on Twitter that the Japanese automaker faces a "big border tax" if it goes ahead with plans on a new Mexico plant

Samsung says it has found no battery problem in China

Sep 19, 2016

Samsung Electronics says its investigation into the first report of a Galaxy Note 7 fire in China has found no battery problem, reducing concerns that its smartphone crisis had expanded to the world's largest mobile phone market

China punishes local officials after grisly village killings

Sep 17, 2016

China has punished six local officials for failing to take care of a family whose grisly murder-suicide case prompted heated national discussion about the plight of the poor

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