People march holding flags criticizing Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his economic sanctions during an anti-Japan protest in Seoul on Thursday. Photo: REUTERS / Kim Hong-Ji

Seoul businessmen criticize anti-Japan demonstrations

Anti-Japan protests are intensifying in Seoul, with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's government taking a tough stand on

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Employees work on a production line within a factory that exports cameras used on mobile phones in Shenyang, Liaoning Province, on 18 October 2013. Photo: REUTERS / Stringer / File Photo

China wants to attract more high-tech manufacturers

China will push to attract more high-tech manufacturers to settle in the world's second largest economy, China said.

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A fruit stall displays fruit at a market in London, Wednesday, 7 August 2019. The British food industry is urging the government to set aside competition rules so that companies can coordinate supply decisions to combat shortages should Britain leave the European Union. agreement on future business relations. (Photo: Photo AP / Kirsty Wigglesworth)

UK economy shrinks for the first time since 2012

The British economy shrank unexpectedly in the second quarter for the first time since 2012 as Brexit uncertainties

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A worker pushing a cart walks with pedestrians in front of the Central Bank of Australia (RBA) headquarters in central Sydney, Australia on 7 March 2017. Photo: REUTERS / David Gray / Photo Archive

Asian central banks signal growth concerns with startling rate cuts

Asian central banks signaled major concerns on Wednesday about prospects for economic growth, surprising markets with

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