New York Daily News'Exploding ants' discovered in Southeast AsiaNew York Daily NewsA new species of previously unknown ants that apparently "explode" was recently discovered in Southeast Asia. The bugs are part of a group of 15 — yes, 15 — ants added to the "Colobopsis explodens" species in a study published Thursday in the journal […]
Christian Science MonitorAmid US woes, Chinese telecom giant turns to Europe, AsiaChristian Science MonitorApril 20, 2018 Shenzhen, China—As trade disputes simmer, Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei, the No. 3 smartphone brand, is shifting its growth efforts toward Europe and Asia in the face of mounting obstacles in the United States market. Shenzhen ...and more »
TechCrunchTwitter doesn't care that someone is building a bot army in Southeast AsiaTechCrunchFacebook's lack of attention to how third parties are using its service to reach users ended with CEO Mark Zuckerberg taking questions from congressional committees. With that in mind, you'd think that others in the social media space might be more ...
Washington PostWhy these extraordinary sea-hunting people in Asia can dive hundreds of feet on a single breathWashington PostBefore diving as deep as 230 feet under the sea, the Bajau people put on a pair of wooden goggles. They pick up a set of weights. Then, they take one very big breath. And they hold it […]
Wall Street JournalMerger Isn't the Only Option for Renault and Nissan, Ghosn SaysWall Street JournalMr. Ghosn is one of several speakers who are discussing some of the most compelling ideas emerging globally. Asia's top companies, particularly from the tech industry, are making some of the world's most rapid advancements in artificial intelligence ...and more »
TheStreet.comGlobal Stocks Hit by Asia Tech Weakness, Oil Price Rally; US Futures SlipTheStreet.comU.S stocks look set to end the week modestly lower, with major benchmarks only little changed over the past five days, after an overnight sell-off in tech stocks and a sustained rise in both crude oil and government bond yields cast a defensive […]
CNBCAsian markets slip as technology stocks declineCNBCNegativity on Wall Street flowed through to Asian markets on Friday, with regional stock indexes ending the day moderately lower amid declines in the technology sector. The Nikkei 225 slipped 0.13 percent, or 28.94 points, to end at 22,162.24 as ...Asia Pacific stocks track Wall Street lower as chipmakers […]
Fast Asia Open: Japan CPI, Taiwan export ordersFinancial TimesNorth Korea is no longer demanding the removal of US troops from South Korea in return for “complete de-nuclearisation”, according to South Korea's president Moon Jae-in, easing concerns that Pyongyang may demand excessive concessions from Seoul and ...and more »
The EconomistAsia's appetite for endangered species is relentlessThe EconomistThe pasar extrim speaks to Sulawesi's striking biogeography. The Indonesian island straddles the boundary between Asiatic and Australian species—and boasts an extraordinary number of species found nowhere else. But the market also symbolises how Asia ...