Subscribe: Asian Business Headlines At 9:30 a....
http://hosted.ap.org/lineups/ASIA_BUSINESS-rss_2.0.xml?SITE=PAGRE&SECTION=BUSINESS
Preview: Asian Business Headlines At 9:30 a....

Asian Business Headlines at 2:24 a....



Asian Business Headlines at 2:24 a.m. GMT



Copyright: © 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Learn more about our Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.
 



Risky stalemate as science battles human fears at Fukushima

Sat, 25 Nov 2017 01:57:52 GMT2017-11-25T01:57:52Z

ONAHAMA, Japan (AP) -- More than six years after a tsunami overwhelmed the Fukushima nuclear power plant, Japan has yet to reach consensus on what to do with a million tons of radioactive water, stored on site in around 900 large and densely packed tanks that could spill should another major earthquake or tsunami strike....



Reporter's Notebook: Fukushima face-lift masks morass inside

Sat, 25 Nov 2017 02:02:13 GMT2017-11-25T02:02:13Z

OKUMA, Japan (AP) -- Above ground, the tsunami-hit Fukushima nuclear power plant has had a major face-lift since the 2011 disaster. Inside and underground remains largely a morass....



China cuts import tariffs on some consumer goods

Fri, 24 Nov 2017 06:29:03 GMT2017-11-24T06:29:03Z

BEIJING (AP) -- China announced tariff cuts Friday on consumer goods including avocados, mineral water and baby carriages in a new effort to spur economic growth driven by domestic consumption and reduce reliance on trade and investment....



Japan's Mitsubishi Materials reports faked quality data

Fri, 24 Nov 2017 10:16:46 GMT2017-11-24T10:16:46Z

TOKYO (AP) -- Mitsubishi Materials Corp., a maker of components used to make autos, aircraft and electricity generation equipment, apologized Friday for faked quality data by some of its subsidiaries....



China reports breaking up gang that moved $3 billion abroad

Fri, 24 Nov 2017 06:38:36 GMT2017-11-24T06:38:36Z

BEIJING (AP) -- Chinese police say they have broken up a gang that smuggled 20 billion yuan ($3 billion) out of the country, evading financial controls imposed by Beijing to stem an outflow of capital from the economy....



More stock records as technology and energy companies rise

Fri, 24 Nov 2017 20:33:15 GMT2017-11-24T20:33:15Z

NEW YORK (AP) -- U.S. stocks set more records in quiet post-holiday trading Friday as technology companies again did much of the heavy lifting. Energy companies rose with the price of oil....



China's CEFC denies links to alleged Africa bribery plot

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 09:57:37 GMT2017-11-22T09:57:37Z

HONG KONG (AP) -- A Chinese energy company has denied it had anything to do with a multimillion dollar bribery scheme that U.S. prosecutors say was organized by two businessmen to secure an edge with African officials on its behalf....



Chinese police detain woman suspected of abusing children

Sat, 25 Nov 2017 10:20:58 GMT2017-11-25T10:20:58Z

BEIJING (AP) -- Authorities in China say they have detained a woman suspected of abusing children at a Beijing kindergarten run by a U.S.-listed company in a case that has caused nationwide anger....



Air China suspends North Korea flights, deepening isolation

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 11:03:34 GMT2017-11-21T11:03:34Z

BEIJING (AP) -- State-owned airline Air China suspended flights Tuesday between Beijing and North Korea due to a lack of demand, deepening the North's isolation amid mounting U.N. sanctions over its nuclear and missile programs....



China criticizes unilateral action after NK sanctions

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 11:01:16 GMT2017-11-22T11:01:16Z

BEIJING (AP) -- China on Wednesday criticized "unilateral sanctions and long-arm jurisdiction" by other governments after Washington penalized Chinese companies accused of trading with North Korea....