Asia

  • North Korea exporting food to China
    Nk-china 2014-10-19 05:58:57 UTC
    For over 15 years, North Korea has been one of the world’s largest recipients of food aid. Last week, however, it emerged that the isolationist state may be exporting an increasing amount of food to China. The South Korean-based NK News website...
  • Hong Kong Protesters Stage Massive, Defiant Ralley
    Hong_kong 2014-10-04 16:22:45 UTC
    HONG KONG (AP) - Pro-democracy protesters were defiant in the face of attacks by opponents and warnings by the Hong Kong government to clear the streets, staging a massive rally Saturday evening in the downtown business district they've occupied f...
  • Hong Kong Protesters Shelve Talks With Government
    News 2014-10-03 18:40:24 UTC
    HONG KONG (AP) - Hong Kong pro-democracy protesters called off planned talks with the government on electoral reforms Friday after mobs of people tried to drive them from streets they had occupied in one of the city's main shopping areas. The H...
  • Asia will stretch only so far
    Diaalnews-pic 2014-10-03 15:01:15 UTC
    It’s not as dire for Asia as many thought. A few months ago headlines suggested China was about to stumble, tripped up by defaults and plunging confidence. Japan’s economy was pummelled by a hike in consumption taxes. India looked paralysed by pol...
  • Hong Kong pro-democracy rally on China’s National Day
    Hong_kong 2014-10-02 04:35:08 UTC
    By Leonie Terfort DIAAL NEWS - Tens of thousands of protesters remained in downtown Hong Kong, even after major confrontations with police, who used tear gas and pepper spray on Sunday resulting in widespread condemnation and thousands of a...
  • Alibaba - Exceeding Expectations with the Biggest IPO Ever
    15974_alibaba_-_exceeding_expectations_with_the_biggest_ipo_ever 2014-09-22 05:37:10 UTC
    DIAAL NEWS - The biggest IPO ever is exceeding expectations. The stock price trading under the ticker “BABA” opened in New York today at $92.70. It looks like the IPO will raise over $25 billion definitely making it the biggest IPO in history. ...
  • Alibaba – What You Should Now About The Biggest IPO Ever
    Techcrunch_sf_2013_4s2a3709_marissa_mayer 2014-09-22 05:40:13 UTC
    Chinese Internet giant Alibaba is getting set for NYSE IPO. What does this mean for Yahoo stock? <strong>Alibaba is trying its luck on a foreign stock exchange, the IPO is expected in the next few days - not in Hong Kong, but in New York. A bi...