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US No Longer Branding China a Currency Manipulator

The Trump administration is no longer designating China a currency manipulator as it gets ready to sign the first phase of a trade agreement with Beijing."China has made enforceable commitments to refrain from competitive devaluation and not target its...Read More

Laos’ Champassak Province Hands Over Waterfalls Projects to ...

Authorities in Laos' Champassak province have revoked the licenses of a Lao development firm for tourism projects around two waterfalls in the province so that a Hong Kong-based developer could take over.In a Dec. 30 notice, Provincial Governor Bountho...Read More

Taiwan Elections Belie Notion of ‘Asian Value,’ Says ...

WASHINGTON - For Washington-based U.S. analysts, Saturday's Taiwan elections were a threefold victory, for President Tsai Ing-wen and her ruling Democratic Progressive Party, Taiwan as a whole, and the very concept of democracy in Asia.There's this deb...Read More