AJ Impact

United States pork prices rise as fatal pig disease hits Asia

This is likely the first time African swine fever has significantly affected the US, says Tyson Foods CEO Noel White.

United States pork prices rise as fatal pig disease hits Asia

China

Uighur activists say China running hundreds more camps

A group said it assessed images from Google Earth and found 182 suspected 'concentration camps'.

Uighur activists say China running hundreds more camps

AJ Impact

Can Brazil and China mend their relationship at the BRICS summit?

There is a desire to avoid confrontation over Venezuela, a key point on which Brazil disagrees with Russia and China.

Can Brazil and China mend their relationship at the BRICS summit?

Asia

China aims to build its own Yellowstone on Tibetan plateau

Chinese government also wants to set limits on the region's growth in order to design its own national park system.

China aims to build its own Yellowstone on Tibetan plateau

AJ Impact

Trump puts economic growth at centre of his 2020 campaign

The United States president blasted the US central bank for not cutting interest rates sooner and more drastically.

Trump puts economic growth at centre of his 2020 campaign

AJ IMPACT

Huawei to give staff $286m bonus for helping ride out US curbs

Huawei spokesman says cash is a mark of recognition for work in face of pressure after US blacklisted Chinese company.

Huawei to give staff $286m bonus for helping ride out US curbs

China

Sights on the World Cup: 'Is it a real Chinese football team?'

The move to grant citizenship to foreign players as a way to lift standards has divided China's football fans.

AJ Impact

China's digital currency will give 'anonymity', says official

China wants to be first country to launch a digitised domestic currency as it tries to crack down on money laundering.

China's digital currency will give 'anonymity', says official

AJ IMPACT

Tencent Music's revenues find their groove with more paying users

But stiff competition in the social entertainment sector led to a slower-than-expected increase in users.

Tencent Music's revenues find their groove with more paying users

Hong Kong protests

US expresses 'grave concern' about escalating Hong Kong violence

Tensions continue to simmer after police shot a protester on Monday in some of the worst violence since protests began

US expresses 'grave concern' about escalating Hong Kong violence

Whose Truth Is It Anyway

Fact and Friction: Reporting on Hong Kong's Protests

Mass protests in Hong Kong put a team of journalists to test as they face intimidation and growing pressure from China.

Asia Pacific

Hong Kong's Carrie Lam: Protesters now people's enemy

Hong Kong's chief executive has said that ongoing violence exceeded protesters' demands for democracy and demonstrators are now the people's enemy.

AJ Impact

'Double Eleven' at Alibaba: Singles' Day sets a new sales record

Akin to Cyber Monday in US, the event raked in more cash than last year and hit $38.3bn in gross merchandise volume.

'Double Eleven' at Alibaba: Singles' Day sets a new sales record

AJ IMPACT

Greece and China hail strategic partnership

Greece is attempting to be China's gateway to Europe, with Athens offering Beijing plenty of investment opportunities.

Hong Kong

Hong Kong protester shot in street confrontation with police

Incident was broadcast live on Facebook as protesters blocked traffic following a weekend of chaos across Chinese city.