Japan recession will hurt some U.S. companies

Nov 19, 2014

Japan recession will hurt some U.S. companies

Japan’s slip back into a recession for the second time in two years could mean more trouble for a range of U.S. companies and industries that count on the country for sales. Best known as an exporter of cars, gadgets and comic books, Japan ...

TPP talks in Sydney end with no breakthrough

Oct 27, 2014

TPP talks in Sydney end with no breakthrough

Japan and the United States failed to reach a much-awaited breakthrough, seen as vital to advancing the 12-country Trans-Pacific Partnership negotiations, at a three-day meeting on the proposed trade accord that wrapped in Sydney on Monday. The lack of progress between the largest TPP ...

Oct 24, 2014

China criticizes new U.S. missile defense radar in Kyoto

The United States is damaging stability in the Asia-Pacific region by positioning a missile defense radar in Japan, according to an official in Beijing. “Neighboring countries pushing forward the deployment of anti-missile systems in the Asia-Pacific and seeking unilateral security is not beneficial to ...