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U.S. President Donald Trumps administration sent a lower level delegation this year than it has previously to the backtoback East Asian Summit and U.S.ASEAN Summit NegativeBANGKOK China joined 14 countries on Monday in agreeing terms for what could be the worlds biggest trade pact but India pulled out at the last minute on the grounds that the deal would hurt its farmers businesses workers and consumers http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-asean-summit/india-rejects-china-backed-asian-trade-deal-as-others-move-ahead-idUSKBN1XE09T2019-11-05
Republican U.S. Senator Cory Gardner chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Subcommittee on East Asia the Pacific and International Cybersecurity Policy said North Korea was engaged in increasingly escalatory NeutralSEOUL North Korean state news agency KCNA said on Friday another test of superlarge multiple rocket launchers a day earlier had been a success but the test drew protests from neighboring Japan and South Korea http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-northkorea-missiles-launch/north-korea-says-it-conducted-successful-test-of-multiple-rocket-launchers-idUSKBN1XA2OC2019-11-01
Last year Trump who is currently embroiled in a congressional impeachment inquiry sent Pence in his place to attend APEC as well as the ASEAN and the East Asia summits NeutralWASHINGTON The United States has downgraded its participation in backtoback AsiaPacific summits in Bangkok next week a move bound to disappoint Asian partners worried by Chinas expanding influence http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-asia/u-s-set-to-disappoint-asia-with-downgraded-delegation-for-bangkok-summits-idUSKBN1X90232019-10-30
In South East Asia where Islamic State has spread its influence officials believe the groups ideas will have to be fought even after Baghdadis death NegativeBAGHDAD The killing of Islamic State leader Abu Bakr alBaghdadi is of considerable importance experts believe but the underlying reasons for his jihadist groups existence remain and attacks in the Middle East and beyond are not likely to stop http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-baghdadi-future-analys/killing-the-leader-may-not-be-enough-to-stamp-out-islamic-state-idUSKBN1X72032019-10-29
Joshua Rosenzweig head of Amnestys East Asia regional office said the attack had to be investigated to send a clear message that targeting activists will have said NegativeHONG KONG Prodemocracy lawmakers in Hong Kong heckled the citys embattled leader and called for her to step down on Thursday during a legislative session that was repeatedly suspended as several politicians were manhandled out of the chamber http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-hongkong-protests/hong-kong-legislature-suspended-amid-chaos-over-protests-idUSKBN1WW04T2019-10-17
One likely play would involve one of the big global regional super apps consolidating services across South East Asia PositiveHO CHI MINH Just next to Ho Chi Minh Citys financial district two dozen street vendors stalls display colorful adverts for ewallets backed by private equity firm Warburg Pincus ridehailing firm Grab and Singapore sovereign wealth fund GIC among others http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-southeastasia-payments-analysis/southeast-asias-mobile-payments-face-shakeout-as-market-booms-idUSKBN1WV2V72019-10-17
Rip Curl which has a presence across Australia New Zealand North America Europe South East Asia and Brazil offers surfingrelated products including highly technical wetsuits boardshorts and other accessories PositiveKathmandu which offers apparel and gear in the travel and adventure segment operates stores in New Zealand Australia and Britain http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-rip-curl-m-a-kathmandu-hldg/new-zealands-kathmandu-holdings-sets-eyes-on-to-n-america-europe-markets-with-236-million-rip-curl-buy-idUSKBN1WF27X2019-10-01
Chang 52 is one of the highestselling artists in China with 40 albums that have sold in their millions across South and East Asia during his threedecade musical career PositiveLONDON Veteran Taiwanese singer Jeff Chang known among fans as the Prince of Love says he wants to open the between East and West with his pop music as he prepares for a oneoff UK show at Londons Royal Albert Hall next April http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-music-jeff-chang/taiwans-jeff-chang-aims-to-bring-chinese-pop-to-west-prepares-for-london-concert-idUSKBN1WA1A52019-09-26
The companies ended talks on Friday to create a telecoms joint venture with nearly 300 million subscribers across South Asia and South East Asia NeutralAs of Aug http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-telenor-axiata-talks/tie-up-with-telenor-fell-through-after-august-29-axiata-idUSKCN1VR1B72019-09-07
Ties between the East Asian neighbors were already at their lowest ebb in years before Seouls decision to end the General Security of Military Information Agreement PositiveTOKYO Japanese Minister of Defence Takeshi Iwaya said on Friday South Koreas decision to end an intelligencesharing pact was regrettable and showed it failed to appreciate the growing national security threat posed by North Korean missiles http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-southkorea-japan-labourers-iwaya/japan-says-ending-intelligence-pact-shows-south-korea-fails-to-appreciate-north-korean-threat-idUSKCN1VD05L2019-08-23
TOKYO Japans foreign minister Taro Kono will meet his South Korean counterpart Kang Kyungwha in Beijing on Wednesday a Japanese foreign ministry official said on Monday amid deteriorating relations between the two East Asian countries PositiveTOKYO Japans foreign minister Taro Kono will meet his South Korean counterpart Kang Kyungwha in Beijing on Wednesday a Japanese foreign ministry official said on Monday amid deteriorating relations between the two East Asian countries http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-southkorea-japan-labourers/japanese-south-korean-foreign-ministers-to-meet-in-beijing-on-wednesday-idUSKCN1V90GO2019-08-20
Mongolia is not going to side entirely with anybody against said Abraham Denmark a former U.S. deputy assistant secretary of defense for East Asia PositiveULAN BATOR U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper is set to meet senior Mongolian leaders on Thursday in a rare visit to the strategically important nation to deepen ties as the Pentagon seeks to implement its strategy of focusing on countering China and Russia http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-usa-mongolia/with-an-eye-on-russia-and-china-u-s-defense-secretary-visits-mongolia-idUSKCN1UX2HP2019-08-08
LONDON British foreign minister Dominic Raab will travel to Thailand on Wednesday to attend a meeting of 10 South East Asian countries searching for new trading opportunities and stronger diplomatic ties ahead of Britains exit from the European Union PositiveLONDON British foreign minister Dominic Raab will travel to Thailand on Wednesday to attend a meeting of 10 South East Asian countries searching for new trading opportunities and stronger diplomatic ties ahead of Britains exit from the European Union http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-raab/britain-searches-for-post-brexit-trading-opportunities-in-south-east-asia-idUSKCN1UP2MZ2019-07-31
TOKYO The top U.S. diplomat for East Asia urged Japan and South Korea to settle a dispute over Japanese export restrictions through dialogue and said the United States did not plan to intervene NHK reported on Friday NegativeTOKYO The top U.S. diplomat for East Asia urged Japan and South Korea to settle a dispute over Japanese export restrictions through dialogue and said the United States did not plan to intervene NHK reported on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-southkorea-japan-laborers-stilwell/u-s-diplomat-says-united-states-wont-intervene-in-japan-south-korea-dispute-idUSKCN1U71G32019-07-15
SEOUL South Korea has warned the United States of the potential damage from Japanese restrictions on exports of hightech material to South Korea as a trade row between the East Asian U.S. allies intensifies NegativeSEOUL South Korea has warned the United States of the potential damage from Japanese restrictions on exports of hightech material to South Korea as a trade row between the East Asian U.S. allies intensifies http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-southkorea-japan-laborers/south-korea-steps-up-effort-to-get-u-s-help-in-export-row-with-japan-idUSKCN1U60192019-07-15
The East Asian neighbors share a bitter history dating to Japans colonization of the Korean peninsula from 1910 to 1945 NegativeSEOUL South Korea has warned the United States of the potential damage from Japanese restrictions on exports of hightech material to South Korea as a trade row between the East Asian U.S. allies intensifies http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-southkorea-japan-laborers/south-korea-steps-up-effort-to-get-u-s-help-in-export-row-with-japan-idUSKCN1U60192019-07-15
WASHINGTON The U.S. Senate on Thursday confirmed former Air Force General David Stilwell to be the State Departments top diplomat for East Asia a post that had remained unfilled for more than two years despite major challenges in the region PositiveWASHINGTON The U.S. Senate on Thursday confirmed former Air Force General David Stilwell to be the State Departments top diplomat for East Asia a post that had remained unfilled for more than two years despite major challenges in the region http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-asia-stilwell/senate-confirms-ex-air-force-general-stilwell-as-top-diplomat-for-east-asia-idUSKCN1TE2SA2019-06-14
In addition to shortterm economic disruptions it could have huge repercussions for the global economy said Cliff Tan Head of East Asian research at MUFG Bank in Hong Kong NegativeTOKYO Asian shares won some respite on Tuesday after Washington temporarily eased trade restrictions imposed last week on Chinas Huawei although fears of a further escalation in tensions kept investors on edge http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/asian-stocks-off-four-month-lows-but-huawei-row-weighs-idUSKCN1SR04M2019-05-21
The connecting bridge will make the project an example of seamless connectivity in the Lada Phumas director of the ministrys East Asia division told reporters at a news briefing PositiveBANGKOK Thailands government said it is making with the muchdelayed highspeed ThaiChinese rail line that is to link Thailand Laos and China as the three countries prepared to ink another agreement this week at Beijings Belt and Road summit http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-silkroad-thailand-railway/thailand-says-making-progress-with-high-speed-thai-chinese-railway-idUSKCN1S01F82019-04-25
Once one country regulates plastic waste imports it floods into the next unregulated said Kate Lin a Hong Kong based campaigner with Greenpeace East Asia NegativeSo the pollution is heading south to countries that do not have that she told the Thomson Reuters Foundation http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-asia-recycle-plastics/dumping-plastic-waste-in-asia-found-destroying-crops-and-health-idUSKCN1RZ02J2019-04-23
This latest study published in The Lancet medical journal focused on people of East Asian descent many of whom have genetic variants that limit alcohol tolerance NegativeLONDON Blood pressure and stroke risk rise steadily the more alcohol people drink and previous claims that one or two drinks a day might protect against stroke are not true according to the results of a major genetic study http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-alcohol-stroke/major-study-debunks-myth-that-moderate-drinking-can-be-healthy-idUSKCN1RG2ZI2019-04-05
Daniel Russel the State Departments former top diplomat for East Asia until early in the Trump administration said the failure showed Trump had rushed into the summit NegativeHANOI A second summit between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un collapsed on Thursday over sanctions and the two sides gave conflicting accounts of what happened raising questions about the future of their denuclearization negotiations http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-northkorea-usa/summit-collapse-clouds-future-of-u-s-north-korea-nuclear-diplomacy-idUSKCN1QG2Y32019-03-01
South East Asian countries are also wooing firms exploring options outside China PositiveU.S.based bicycle manufacturer Kent International has found a way around President Donald Trumps tariffs by shifting production out of China http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-bicyles-insight/how-u-s-bike-companies-are-steering-around-trumps-china-tariffs-idUSKCN1QF0G12019-02-27
Looking further east it Those counting on Japan to anchor security in East Asia may yet have to temper their expectations NegativeBERLIN A new age of competition between major global powers like China the United States and Russia leaves the world facing an unpredictable and more hostile future the hosts of a major security conference said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-germany-security/struggle-between-big-powers-spells-hostile-future-report-idUSKCN1Q015L2019-02-12
Relations between the East Asian neighbors have been frosty since South Koreas top court ruled in October that Nippon Steel Sumitomo Metal Corp should compensate four former laborers NegativeTOKYO Remarks by South Korean President Moon Jaein on the issue of forced wartime labor were extremely Japans top government spokesman said on Friday describing him as trying to shift Seouls responsibility to Japan http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-japan-forcedlabour-southkorea/dont-shift-blame-over-wartime-labor-ruling-tokyo-tells-south-korea-idUSKCN1P504V2019-01-12
Relations between the two East Asian neighbors have been frosty since South Koreas top court ruled in October that Nippon Steel Sumitomo Metal Corp should compensate four former laborers NegativeSEOUL South Korean President Moon Jaein said on Thursday Japans political leaders should not undermine bilateral ties by the issue of South Koreans forced to work by Japanese companies during World War Two http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-southkorea-politics-japan/south-koreas-moon-urges-japan-leaders-not-to-politicize-forced-labor-issues-idUSKCN1P408Z2019-01-10





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SEOUL South Koreas President Moon Jaein told Japanese lawmakers on Friday cautious language is needed when discussing wartime forced labor to avoid inciting antagonistic between the people of the two East Asian countries NegativeSEOUL South Koreas President Moon Jaein told Japanese lawmakers on Friday cautious language is needed when discussing wartime forced labor to avoid inciting antagonistic between the people of the two East Asian countries http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-japan-forcedlabour-southkorea/south-koreas-moon-urges-restrained-language-in-forced-labor-row-with-japan-idUSKBN1OD0NC2018-12-15
It is natural that people in China want to hedge said Cliff Tan East Asia head of global markets research at MUFG in Hong Kong NegativeHONG As Chinas yuan approaches the 7 to the dollar barrier investors are betting authorities will eventually let the currency fall beyond the historic level http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-yuan-forex-investors/investors-hedge-their-faith-in-chinas-faltering-yuan-idUSKCN1N41422018-10-30
PARIS French stateowned public transport firm RATP aims to more than double its foreign revenue by 2025 through public transport contracts in the Middle East Asia and the Americas PositivePARIS French stateowned public transport firm RATP aims to more than double its foreign revenue by 2025 through public transport contracts in the Middle East Asia and the Americas http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-france-transportation-ratp/saudi-arabia-metro-key-part-of-french-ratps-foreign-growth-drive-idUSKCN1MT2KM2018-10-20
WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump plans to nominate former Air Force General David Stilwell to be the State Departments top diplomat for East Asia a post that has remained unfilled for more than a year despite major challenges in the region NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump plans to nominate former Air Force General David Stilwell to be the State Departments top diplomat for East Asia a post that has remained unfilled for more than a year despite major challenges in the region http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-asia-stilwell/trump-to-nominate-former-air-force-general-as-top-asia-diplomat-idUSKCN1MS0292018-10-19
MANILA The World Bank slightly lowered its growth estimate for East Asia and the Pacific for next year as trade tensions and volatile capital flows cloud the global economic outlook NegativeMANILA The World Bank slightly lowered its growth estimate for East Asia and the Pacific for next year as trade tensions and volatile capital flows cloud the global economic outlook http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-worldbank-asia/world-bank-trims-east-asias-2019-gdp-forecast-on-trade-frictions-idUSKCN1ME0HQ2018-10-04
BANGKOK Production and trafficking of illicit drugs have reached unprecedented levels in Southeast Asias Mekong region and East Asia the United Nations said on Tuesday warning that oversupply increases the risks for younger users NegativeBANGKOK Production and trafficking of illicit drugs have reached unprecedented levels in Southeast Asias Mekong region and East Asia the United Nations said on Tuesday warning that oversupply increases the risks for younger users http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-asia-drugs/oversupply-of-drugs-in-mekong-east-asia-puts-younger-users-at-risk-u-n-says-idUSKCN1MC0DI2018-10-02
The lender which has operations in the Middle East Asia and Africa launched its branchfree service through its Turkish subsidiary Albaraka Turk NegativeBahrains Al Baraka Banking Group has launched a digital banking service in Germany with plans to offer its interestfree financial services across Europe the Islamic lender said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-islamic-finance-germany/al-baraka-launches-islamic-digital-bank-in-germany-idUSKCN1MA0A02018-09-30
Sengupta said Google also expects the KaiOS mobile operating system in which the company has invested million to do well in Africa and parts of South East Asia NegativeWere talking to a lot of banks were completely open with who we work with in terms of banking Sengupta said in an interview on the sidelines of the event http://www.reuters.com/news/technologyhttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-google-india/google-ties-up-with-indian-lenders-in-bid-to-woo-new-users-idUSKCN1LD28T2018-08-29
Chinese companies are looking to expand sales to emerging market countries beyond South East Asia where margins have weakened amid he said referring to India and South American countries PositiveBEIJING Staterun oil company Sinopec is selling diesel as far afield as South Africa as Chinas refiners seek homes for their surplus fuel in the latest sign of troubles in the domestic refining business http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-china-fuel-exports/china-sells-diesel-to-south-africa-as-refiners-seek-new-export-markets-idUSKCN1L513Y2018-08-20
This drop in productivity equates to an annual loss of billion a year in South East Asia and nearly billion in West Africa the consultancys report said NegativeBy examining energy infrastructure with temperature data and projected urban population growth researchers said workers in Africa and Asia would be most affected by rising heat http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-global-climatechange-economy/rising-heat-will-chill-poor-countries-economies-costing-billions-idUSKBN1KN2GB2018-08-02
The East Asian Olympic Committee on Tuesday revoked Taiwans right to host a youth game in 2019 triggering a heated exchange between Taipei and Beijing NeutralChina on Wednesday blamed independence for the cancellation of an Olympic event in Taiwan shrugging off Taipeis accusation that Beijings political was behind the revocation of its right to host a youth game http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-taiwan-youthgames/china-blames-independence-activists-for-axing-of-taiwan-olympic-event-idUSKBN1KF12B2018-07-25
Huayu is also looking into breeding layers and building hatcheries in SouthEast Asia and Africa said Wang the chairman Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-eggs/chinas-chickens-need-to-lay-a-billion-eggs-a-day-heres-how-theyre-going-to-do-it-idUSKBN1JZ0P42018-07-09
The death penalty can never deliver this as it is the ultimate denial of human Hiroka Shoji the groups East Asia Researcher said in a statement Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-japan-crime-sarin/japan-executes-leader-six-followers-of-sarin-attack-doomesday-cult-idUSKBN1JW0092018-07-08
It speaks of a remedial measure that obviously gets markets moving and prudence suggest that it has to be matched across South East Asia because of the competitive implications Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/emerging-markets/emerging-markets-lira-down-1-pct-as-inflation-jumps-trade-tensions-pressure-yuan-idUSL8N1TZ1A22018-07-03
Jeffrey Lewis director of the East Asia Nonproliferation Program at Californias Middlebury Institute of International Studies said there were two in the NBC report Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-northkorea-missles-usa-report/u-s-intelligence-believes-north-korea-making-more-nuclear-bomb-fuel-despite-talks-nbc-idUSKBN1JQ03O2018-06-30
Thailand is the EUs thirdlargest trading partner in the Association of South East Asian Nations Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-thailand-politics/uk-france-should-press-thai-pm-on-rights-to-end-military-rule-group-idUSKBN1JE0NI2018-06-18
Tokyo has reacted with concern at Trumps plans to cancel military exercises with South Korea saying such drills are vital for East Asian security Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-northkorea-usa/pompeo-says-north-korea-sanctions-to-remain-until-complete-denuclearization-idUSKBN1JA07O2018-06-14
Japan has reacted to Trumps plan to cancel military exercises with South Korea with concern saying the drills are vital for East Asian security Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-northkorea-usa/pompeo-says-north-korea-sanctions-to-remain-until-complete-denuclearization-idUSKBN1JA07O2018-06-14
TOKYO Japans defense chief said on Wednesday the U.S. militarys presence in South Korea and joint military exercises were for East Asian security after President Donald Trumps surprise statement that he would halt war games with the South Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-northkorea-usa-japan/japans-defense-minister-says-u-s-south-korean-military-drills-vital-idUSKBN1J904G2018-06-13
North East Asia mainly China is expected to account for a substantial majority 2 Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/news/technologyhttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-ericsson-mobility-report/ericsson-doubles-its-2023-forecast-for-iot-connections-idUSKBN1J80PP2018-06-12
Mahathir said the ideal would be a broad trade pact such as the East Asia Economic Caucus which he proposed during his previous term in office Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-japan-malaysia-mahathir/malaysia-wants-to-be-friendly-not-indebted-to-china-says-mahathir-idUSKBN1J704O2018-06-11
TOKYO In dozens of conversations Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has counseled President Donald Trump to avoid making concessions to North Korea that could upset East Asias balance of power including a military retreat from South Korea that would leave Tokyo alone on the front lines against Chinas growing power Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-northkorea-usa-japan-analysis/abe-tries-to-keep-japan-on-trumps-radar-ahead-of-singapore-summit-idUSKCN1J510H2018-06-10
Abraham Denmark a former deputy assistant secretary of defense for East Asia under President Barack Obama said the move was largely symbolic Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-china-military-excercise/pentagon-uninvites-china-from-major-u-s-military-exercise-idUSKCN1IO2W42018-05-24
YOKOSUKA Japan The USS Milius one of the U.S. Navys most advanced guided missile destroyers arrived in Japan on Tuesday to reinforce defenses against any ballistic missile attacks by North Korea or anyone else in East Asia Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-northkorea-missiles-milius-japan/u-s-reinforces-east-asia-ballistic-missile-defense-as-trump-kim-summit-nears-idUSKCN1IN0O92018-05-22
Joshua Rosenzweig East Asia Research Director at Amnesty International said the verdict and sentence were injustice Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-rights/china-jails-tibetan-language-promoter-for-inciting-separatism-idUSKCN1IN1C02018-05-22
Research points to it originating in East Asia experts said Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-un-environment-ozone/signs-of-gas-banned-for-harming-climate-prompt-global-hunt-for-source-idUSKCN1IJ2QX2018-05-19
Dane Chamorro head of South East Asia at risk consultancy Control Risks said it is premature to describe the relationship between ADB and AIIB as competition Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-adb-asia/adb-to-outline-future-in-asia-amid-growing-chinese-influence-idUSKBN1I313B2018-05-02
Buyers in the Middle East and South East Asia were in the market looking for bargains Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-sorghum/chinas-sorghum-importers-plead-for-help-on-tariff-as-trade-tumult-deepens-idUSKBN1HV0RW2018-04-24
A senior U.S. diplomat for East Asia Susan Thornton called North Koreas latest announcement a very positive as she started a threeday visit to Seoul on Sunday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-northkorea-missiles/trump-says-long-way-to-go-on-north-korea-crisis-idUSKBN1HT0732018-04-22
JAKARTA The World Bank on Thursday raised its growth forecast for East Asia and Pacific for 2018 but it said the regions economies may need to adopt tighter monetary policy and larger fiscal buffers to guard against shortterm risks Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-worldbank-asia/world-bank-raises-2018-east-asia-growth-forecast-says-tighter-policy-likely-needed-idUSKBN1HJ0A62018-04-12
The Washingtonbased lender said it expects 2018 growth in the developing East Asia and Pacific region which includes China at 6 Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-worldbank-asia/world-bank-raises-2018-east-asia-growth-forecast-says-tighter-policy-likely-needed-idUSKBN1HJ0A62018-04-12
JAKARTA The World Bank raised its growth forecast for East Asia and the Pacific for 2018 but warned that a possible U.S.China trade war could harm growth in countries that are part of the Chinese goods supply chain Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-worldbank-asia/world-bank-raises-east-asias-2018-gdp-outlook-but-wary-of-trade-war-idUSKBN1HJ0A62018-04-12
TOKYO March 29 The dollar held firm against the yen on Thursday having made its biggest daily gain in more than a half year helped in part by hopes of detente in East Asia Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-holds-firm-vs-yen-on-hopes-of-detente-in-east-asia-idUSL3N1RB0AZ2018-03-29
Larger rival Uber Technologies is pulling back from some markets including Russia China and South East Asia as it faces fierce competition Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-careem-funding-exclusive/exclusive-mideast-uber-rival-careem-in-talks-to-raise-new-funds-sources-idUSKBN1H41CX2018-03-28
Uber Technologies which is preparing for a potential IPO in 2019 is pulling back from some markets including Russia China and South East Asia in the face of fierce competition Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-careem-funding-exclusive/exclusive-ubers-middle-east-rival-careem-in-talks-on-new-funds-sources-idUSKBN1H41CX2018-03-28
Harrington a former senior CIA analyst served as National Intelligence Officer for East Asia chief of station in Asia and CIAs director of public affairs Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-harrington-china-commentary/commentary-xis-power-boost-raises-new-risks-for-silicon-valley-idUSKBN1GW2BB2018-03-20
China has invested about billion in East Asia between 2010 and 2017 according to the China Global investment tracker NegativeBANDAR SERI BEGAWAN On a tiny island off northern tip on the South China Sea thousands of Chinese workers are building a refinery and petrochemical complex along with a bridge connecting it to the capital Bandar Seri Begawan http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-brunei/as-western-banks-leave-china-adds-brunei-to-new-silk-road-idUSKBN1GH0D82018-03-05
Abraham Denmark a former deputy assistant secretary of defense for East Asia under President Barack Obama expressed astonishment NegativeWASHINGTON Victor Cha a former White House official who had been the Trump administrationís choice to be the next U.S. ambassador to South Korea is no longer being considered for the post U.S. officials said on Tuesdayhttp://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-southkorea-diplomacy/trump-administration-drops-cha-as-pick-for-seoul-envoy-idUSKBN1FJ2XI2018-01-31
Between Sunday and Monday the floating inferno traveled some 50 kilometers south east according to Rashid Kang campaigner at Greenpeace East Asia NegativeBEIJING/SEOUL Strong winds high waves and toxic gases are hindering dozens of rescue boats struggling to locate missing sailors from a stricken oil tanker in the East China Sea and to extinguish a fire that has burned for the past three days on the shiphttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-china-shipping-accident-oil/east-china-sea-oil-tanker-burns-for-third-day-as-winds-high-waves-lash-rescuers-idUSKBN1EY0D82018-01-09
Senator Edward Markey the top Democrat on the East Asia Subcommittee said tweet bordered on presidential malpractice needlessly crisis and squandering a fresh opportunity to attempt diplomacy NegativeWASHINGTON/SEOUL The White House on Wednesday defended Donald Trumpís tweet about the size of his nuclear button saying Americans should be concerned about the North Korean leaderís mental fitness not their presidentĎshttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-northkorea-missiles-hotline/americans-should-worry-about-kims-mental-fitness-not-trumps-white-house-idUSKBN1ES07X2018-01-04
But in some instances and in some people particularly people from South East Asia the repair systems fail to work meaning their cells are unable to repair effectively NegativeLONDON Drinking alcohol produces a harmful chemical in the body which can lead to permanent genetic damage in the DNA of stem cells increasing the risk of cancer developing according to research published on Wednesdayhttp://www.reuters.com/news/sciencehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-cancer-alcohol/how-alcohol-damages-stem-cell-dna-and-increases-cancer-risk-idUSKBN1ES1N22018-01-03
In this period of time the frequent military activities of mainland China in East Asia have already affected safety and stability in the region to a certain Tsai said NegativeTAIPEI Chinaís frequent military activity is causing regional instability Taiwan President Tsai Ingwen said on Thursday adding that the islandís forces have been keeping a close eye on what they are up tohttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-taiwan-china-defence/taiwan-president-says-china-military-causing-regional-instability-idUSKBN1EM09J2017-12-28
Japan and North Korea last met in 2015 at the East Asia Football Championship in China where North Korea prevailed 21 NegativeTOKYO Born and raised in Japan three North Korean soccer players are expecting to face boos from the home crowd in a match that comes less than two weeks after the latest North Korean test missile splashed into the Sea of Japanhttp://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-soccer-eastasia-jpn-prk/soccer-born-in-japan-playing-for-north-korea-under-shadow-of-missile-crisis-idUSKBN1E20C02017-12-08
The deal follows exclusive talks earlier this year between ComfortDelGro and Uber about a tieup seen as helping Uber compete with Grab its biggest rival in South East Asia NegativeComfortDelGro said on Friday the stake in Lion City the Uber unit was worth about S$642 million ($474http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-lion-city-holdings-m-a-comfortdelgro/singapores-comfortdelgro-buys-majority-stake-in-uber-unit-idUSKBN1E21S72017-12-08
Abe and Suu Kyi are in the Philippines for an Association of South East Asian Nations conference including other regional leaders NegativeTOKYO Japanís Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Tuesday pledge up to 117 billion yen http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-myanmar-rohingya-japan-aid/japans-abe-offers-1-billion-in-rural-aid-to-myanmars-suu-kyi-idUSKBN1DE1HU2017-11-14
Hundreds of thousands fleeing wars and poverty in the Middle East Asia and Africa have tried to reach Europe in recent years NegativeDer Tagesspiegel newspaper said it wanted to show the victims ďas human beings with an origin a past a lifeĒhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-europe-migrants-list/newspaper-identifies-33293-people-whove-died-seeking-shelter-in-fortress-europe-idUSKBN1DA2942017-11-12





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Mr Leissner was Goldmans South East Asia chairman and left the bank in 2016 NeutralAttorney General Tommy Thomas said custodial sentences and criminal fines would be sought against those charged. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-492898402019-08-10
Malaria parasites resistant to key drugs have spread rapidly in South East Asia researchers from the UK and Thailand say. NegativeMalaria parasites resistant to key drugs have spread rapidly in South East Asia researchers from the UK and Thailand say. http://www.bbc.com//news/health-490176992019-07-23
The findings will not change much in peoples daytoday life in the Greater Mekong Subregion in South East Asia. NeutralMalaria parasites resistant to key drugs have spread rapidly in South East Asia researchers from the UK and Thailand say. http://www.bbc.com//news/health-490176992019-07-23
According to an old blog post written by Mr Sigley on his tourism company website his interest in East Asia started when he was a child. NeutralHe has described himself as the only Australian in North Korea but there are now serious concerns for 29yearold student Alek Sigley. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-australia-487822352019-06-28
Mr Abe has assiduously courted the US president who has made no secret of his unhappiness that the US provides a costly security umbrella to allies in East Asia. PositiveAmong the current crop of world leaders US President Donald Trump and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe have something of a unique relationship. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-483789302019-05-26
However a large proportion of this waste is now being sent to countries across South East Asia such as Malaysia and the Philippines NegativeThe Philippines has recalled its ambassador to Canada in an escalating row over the disposal of waste wrongly labelled as recyclable http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-482909632019-05-17
Economic growth has been flat and youth unemployment is the highest in South East Asia as the traditional source of jobs in the government sector dries up PositiveBrunei has become the focus of global attention for its decision to impose harsh Islamic punishments for offences such as adultery and sodomy but in the country itself there is silence as the BBCs Jonathan Head reports. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-482111932019-05-11
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has chastised Canada for failing to take action on waste it exported to the South East Asian nation years ago NegativePhilippine President Rodrigo Duterte has chastised Canada for failing to take action on waste it exported to the South East Asian nation years ago http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-479017092019-04-24
Once completed it will be one of South East Asias first highspeed rail projects connecting Jakarta to one of Indonesias top three cities Bandung PositiveWhoever wins Indonesias upcoming election will have to navigate a tricky relationship with China. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-479050902019-04-13
Later DNA tests suggested that the islands were settled by migrant populations from South East Asia. NeutralNorway has agreed to return thousands of artefacts taken from Chiles Easter Island by renowned Norwegian explorer Thor Heyerdahl in 1956. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-europe-477451122019-03-30
The airline has been struggling against competition particularly from lowcost Chinese carriers covering Hong Kong mainland China and South East Asia. NegativeCathay Pacific will buy lowcost carrier Hong Kong Express for http://www.bbc.com//news/business-477154262019-03-27
Meanwhile there are significant numbers of ISaffiliated militants in Afghanistan Egypt Libya SouthEast Asia and West Africa and to a lesser extent in Somalia Yemen Sinai and the Sahel NegativeA USbacked alliance of Syrian fighters has announced that the jihadist group Islamic State has lost the last pocket of territory in Syria it controlled bringing a formal end to the caliphate it proclaimed in 2014. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-455475952019-03-24
The use of throwaway plastic is a particular problem in some South East Asian countries including the Philippines. NegativeA dead whale that washed up in the Philippines had 40kg of plastic bags inside its stomach researchers have said http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-476089492019-03-19
Airlines operating flights from East Asia to destinations in Europe are having to reroute their planes away from Pakistan and northern India. NegativeAirlines operating flights from East Asia to destinations in Europe are having to reroute their planes away from Pakistan and northern India. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-473923002019-02-28
Having clear unblemished skin has been the preferred beauty norm for decades in China as well as in wider East Asia PositiveA fierce row has broken out in China and it is all down to some freckles. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-china-472824262019-02-19
Meanwhile there are significant numbers of ISaffiliated militants in Afghanistan Egypt Libya SouthEast Asia and West Africa and to a lesser extent in Somalia Yemen and the Sahel. NegativeThe battle to claim the last pocket of territory from the Islamic State group is being held up because thousands of civilians remain trapped there. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-472654232019-02-17
Meanwhile there are significant numbers of ISaffiliated militants in Afghanistan Egypt Libya SouthEast Asia and West Africa and to a lesser extent in Somalia Yemen and the Sahel. NegativeThe battle to claim the last pocket of territory from the Islamic State group is being held up because thousands of civilians remain trapped there. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-472654232019-02-17
Meanwhile there are significant numbers of ISaffiliated militants in Afghanistan Egypt Libya SouthEast Asia and West Africa and to a lesser extent in Somalia Yemen and the Sahel. NegativeThe battle to claim the last pocket of territory from the Islamic State group is being held up because thousands of civilians remain trapped there. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-472654232019-02-17
But a group representing British East Asians in the film and TV industry has criticised it for the lack of East Asian writers working on the show. NegativeThe BBC has defended a new TV show after accusations it perpetuates racial stereotypes. http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-472279152019-02-15
It is unacceptable that a television series about the daytoday lives of a British East Asian family will not be fully authored by British East Asian writers the letter reads. NegativeThe BBC has defended a new TV show after accusations it perpetuates racial stereotypes. http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-472279152019-02-15
British East Asians our lives our stories and our voices are marginalised suppressed and all too often even erased in UK arts and culture NeutralThe BBC has defended a new TV show after accusations it perpetuates racial stereotypes. http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-472279152019-02-15
Stemming from East Asia and often associated with Japan Bonsai is a delicate artform based on specialist cultivation techniques. PositiveTwo Bonsai enthusiasts have launched an emotional plea to thieves who stole seven trees from them offering care instructions for their children. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-472074172019-02-13
Tigers are native to South and South East Asia and to the fareast of Russia NeutralA person who went into an abandoned house so they could smoke cannabis found a neglected tiger inside. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-472104662019-02-13
Meanwhile there are significant numbers of ISaffiliated militants in Afghanistan Egypt Libya SouthEast Asia and West Africa and to a lesser extent in Somalia Yemen Sinai and the Sahel. NegativeUSbacked fighters in Syria say they are meeting fierce resistance in the last enclave held by Islamic State militants near the Iraqi border. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-471883552019-02-10
Chinese telecoms giant Huawei is facing a global backlash but for many telecom operators in South East Asia it is still among the preferred 5G partners. NegativeChinese telecoms giant Huawei is facing a global backlash but for many telecom operators in South East Asia it is still among the preferred 5G partners. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-471669212019-02-09
Still those concerns have yet to result in an outright ban in South East Asia NegativeChinese telecoms giant Huawei is facing a global backlash but for many telecom operators in South East Asia it is still among the preferred 5G partners. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-471669212019-02-09
4 metres tall and 640 kg in weight this Japanese bronze bodhisattva statue is the largest and heaviest object in the East Asian gallery PositiveThe National Museum of Scotland has opened the final three galleries of an redevelopment of the 152yearold institution http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-scotland-471296002019-02-08
The latest new galleries are devoted to Ancient Egypt East Asia and the Art of Ceramics. PositiveThe National Museum of Scotland has opened the final three galleries of an redevelopment of the 152yearold institution http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-scotland-471296002019-02-08
They were once found across South East Asia but today are confined to two islands Borneo and Sumatra. NegativeA study has identified key tree species that are resilient to climate change and support critically endangered apes. http://www.bbc.com//news/science-environment-471500082019-02-08
Acid attacks are particularly common in South East Asia and the majority of crimes are against women. NegativeSurvivors of acid attacks in Cambodia are being denied free government treatment that they are legally entitled to Human Rights Watch says http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-471337282019-02-06
The parents in their late 20s are travelling across South East Asia as buskers. NeutralTwo Russians have been detained in Malaysia over a street act which involved swinging their baby by the legs and throwing it up into the air. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-471261742019-02-05
Other comments also express their anger that the couple appears to be travelling around South East Asia begging for money. NegativeTwo Russians have been detained in Malaysia over a street act which involved swinging their baby by the legs and throwing it up into the air. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-471261742019-02-05
Boochani who was first detained in 2013 after arriving by boat from South East Asia has become the most wellknown voice from inside Australias controversial offshore detention system. NegativeAn asylum seeker and journalist detained for years by Australia on an island in the Pacific has been awarded the countrys richest literary prize http://www.bbc.com//news/world-australia-470720232019-02-01
A train carrying 30 vintage T34 Soviet tanks has arrived near Moscow after an epic journey that took the tanks by sea and by rail from SouthEast Asia PositiveA train carrying 30 vintage T34 Soviet tanks has arrived near Moscow after an epic journey that took the tanks by sea and by rail from SouthEast Asia http://www.bbc.com//news/world-europe-469533722019-01-22
Europe and North America need to cut back massively on red meat East Asia needs to cut back on fish Africa on starchy vegetables NegativeA diet has been developed that promises to save lives feed 10 billion people and all without causing catastrophic damage to the planet. http://www.bbc.com//news/health-468652042019-01-18
Cathay Pacific has struggled against competition particularly from lowcost Chinese carriers covering Hong Kong mainland China and South East Asia. NegativeA group of lucky Cathay Pacific customers have scored firstclass seats at economy prices in the second fare blunder by the airline this month. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-468594492019-01-14
This is a global problem affecting people displaced by conflict across the Middle East Asia and in Africa as well as those arriving in Western Europe and North America. NegativeMigration remains one of the most potent international political dividing lines with arguments about controlling borders and pressures on local services. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-467220372019-01-09
And in South East Asia a reciprocal arrangement meant to recognise professional qualifications has rarely been used says the report. NegativeMigration remains one of the most potent international political dividing lines with arguments about controlling borders and pressures on local services. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-467220372019-01-09
Go is thought to have originated in China several thousand years ago and is widely played in East Asian countries. PositiveA Japanese schoolgirl is set to become the youngest professional player of the board game Go. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-467735042019-01-07
The airline has struggled against competition particularly from lowcost Chinese carriers covering Hong Kong mainland China and South East Asia. NegativeCathay Pacific has said it will honour firstclass and businessclass tickets that it sold to some lucky passengers for a fraction of the usual price. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-467329522019-01-02
The tarsier is a diminutive South East Asian primate with eyes that are each as big as its brain NegativeFrom the search for life in the Universe to fighting fires in Antarctica heres a festive selection of the best science and environment long reads published on the BBC this year http://www.bbc.com//news/science-environment-454992052019-01-01





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They once roamed the jungles of South East Asia and India but today only 67 exist in the Ujung Kulon National Park which was hit by last weeks tsunami NegativeConservationists have warned that the entire species of the critically endangered Javan rhino could be wiped out if a tsunami were to strike again http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-466911202018-12-29
They were once found in northeast India and across South East Asia but their population was quickly depleted as a result of poaching habitat destruction through agriculture among other factors. NegativeConservationists have warned that the entire species of the critically endangered Javan rhino could be wiped out if a tsunami were to strike again http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-466911202018-12-29
The tarsier is a diminutive South East Asian primate with eyes that are each as big as its brain NegativeFrom the search for life in the Universe to fighting fires in Antarctica heres a festive selection of the best science and environment long reads published on the BBC this year http://www.bbc.com//news/science-environment-454992052018-12-29
South East Asia has some of the worlds toughest penalties for drug usage or possession and Thailand is the first in the region to allow medicinal marijuana. NegativeThailands parliament has voted to approve cannabis for medical use with a key lawmaker calling it a New Years gift to the Thai people http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-466790982018-12-26
The paper said the law also applies to kratom a South East Asian plant that acts as a stimulant. NegativeThailands parliament has voted to approve cannabis for medical use with a key lawmaker calling it a New Years gift to the Thai people http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-466790982018-12-26
However South East Asia is known for having very harsh punishments for drugsrelated charges NeutralThailands parliament has voted to approve cannabis for medical use with a key lawmaker calling it a New Years gift to the Thai people http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-466790982018-12-26
Mr Kovrig has been working as North East Asia senior adviser for the Brusselsbased think tank since February 2017. NegativeA former Canadian diplomat detained in China last week is being denied legal representation and is not allowed to turn lights off at night sources say http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-466457102018-12-22
6C to replicate conditions in South East Asia NeutralVisitors were evacuated from Chester Zoo when a large fire broke out in one of its attractions. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-merseyside-465790832018-12-16
Mr Kovrig has been working since February 2017 as North East Asia senior advisor for the International Crisis Group a Brusselsbased think tank that focuses on conflict reduction research NegativeA Canadian reported to be a former diplomat has been detained in China and his current employer says it is working for his prompt release. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-465279752018-12-12
SouthEast Asia trails Africa as the secondmost dangerous region followed by the eastern Mediterranean. NegativeRoad injuries are now the biggest killer of children and young adults worldwide according to the World Health Organization http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-464862312018-12-08
Commercial surrogacy has grown in South East Asia in recent years prompting some countries to take action. NegativeThirtytwo surrogate mothers charged with human trafficking in Cambodia for carrying babies for Chinese clients have been released after agreeing to keep the children officials say http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-464668882018-12-07
The demand for such trips has created a problem in South East Asia Australian Senator Linda Reynolds said earlier this year calling orphan tourism the perfect 21stCentury scam. NegativeAustralia has become the first country in the world to recognise socalled orphanage trafficking as a form of modernday slavery. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-australia-463906272018-11-30
Budget airline Lion Air has in recent years risen to become a major player in South East Asias low cost aviation sector NegativeIndonesian investigators have said the Lion Air plane that crashed last month killing 189 people was not airworthy and should have been grounded. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-461211272018-11-29
At Optimum Business Consultants he was involved in negotiations for natural resource extraction concessions in SouthEast Asia and West Africa. NegativeFriends family and colleagues of the British academic jailed in the United Arab Emirates after being accused of spying are united in one They say he is not an intelligence agent http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-tyne-463186552018-11-24
The use of throwaway plastic is a particular problem in some South East Asian countries including Indonesia. NegativeA dead sperm whale that washed ashore in a national park in Indonesia had nearly 6kg of plastic waste in its stomach park officials say. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-462757422018-11-21
Mr Duterte and other world leaders are in Singapore attending the Association of South East Asian Nations meeting. NegativePhilippine President Rodrigo Duterte missed several meetings at a regional summit because he was taking power naps said the presidential office. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-462178762018-11-16
Softbank has also shown an appetite for investments in ridesharing backing Chinas Didi Chuxing and South East Asian taxihailing app Grab PositiveJapans Softbank plans to list its mobile unit in Tokyo next month in what could be one of the worlds largest stock offerings http://www.bbc.com//news/business-461898502018-11-14
It will be the first DOTA major tournament to take place in South East Asia. NegativeA Malaysian 12yearold boy who spent almost a year developing a computer game before it was deleted by mistake has been praised for his persistence by a government minister. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-460685592018-11-03
Mr Leissner who served as Goldmans South East Asia chairman and a participating managing director has pleaded guilty to conspiring to launder money and violate US antibribery laws. NegativeTwo former Goldman Sachs bankers and Malaysian financier Jho Low have been hit with US criminal charges in connection with one of the worlds biggest financial scandals. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-460625762018-11-02
Established in 1999 Lion Air operates domestic flights as well as international routes to South East Asia Australia and the Middle East. NegativeThe Indonesian jet which crashed shortly after takeoff had suffered instrument problems the day before according to a technical log obtained by the BBC. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-460223902018-10-30
George Styllis is a freelance writer based in South East Asia NeutralDuring colonial rule from 1863 to 1953 the French would retreat to the lush highlands of Bokor mountain above Kampot to escape the stifling heat. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-454434892018-09-17
DBS South East Asias largest bank was also affected NegativeFor many young people in Asia going to the West to study and work is the stuff dreams are made of http://www.bbc.com//news/business-454931472018-09-13
Offenders could be viewing material from the UK hosted on a server in the Netherlands showing images of children in South East Asia for example. NeutralThe full scale of online child sexual exploitation is difficult to know http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-453974952018-09-04
There has been a massive rise in shortsightedness around the globe in recent decades with East Asian countries having the highest rates. PositiveChinese authorities have announced plans to control video gaming as a response to rising levels of nearsightedness among children. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-china-453664682018-09-01
York is already a popular destination for tourists from East Asia with China estimated to be the citys second largest overseas market. PositiveA fish and chip shop in North Yorkshire has translated its menu into Mandarin and Cantonese to cope with an influx of Chinese tourists. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-york-north-yorkshire-452735752018-08-23
Thats important because unlike in South and SouthEast Asia where a lot of handsets are sold directly to consumers in Europe most phones are still sold via the operators PositiveXiaomi has unveiled a smartphone with highend features and a budget price under a new brand. http://www.bbc.com//news/technology-452730872018-08-23
If you think about how globally integrated economies work it is good for you if your neighbours are doing well says Alice Fulwood South East Asia economist with the bank NeutralChina and the US are caught up in the continuing trade war but theyre not the only that will feel its effects http://www.bbc.com//news/business-452470002018-08-22
Its focus on East Asian faces immediately provoked complaints of its lack of diversity from Americans of South and South East Asian heritage and the Twitter hashtag was created. NegativeWith its bold claims of Asian representation the Hollywood film extravaganza Crazy Rich Asians was destined for intense scrutiny coming as it does after bitter debates about whitewashing and yellowface casting where white actors attempt to make themselves look Asian. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-451795032018-08-19
Most East Asians I know would agree that its not the worst mistake someone could make but its still pretty annoying. NegativeThe UKs new Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt is on an official visit to China but an embarrassing gaffe is stealing the headlines instead. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-china-450047652018-07-30
Theres a common joke that East Asians all look the same and many East Asians have complained that people make lazy assumptions about what race they are. NegativeThe UKs new Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt is on an official visit to China but an embarrassing gaffe is stealing the headlines instead. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-china-450047652018-07-30
The best views weather permitting could be across Eastern Europe Central and East Africa and South East Asia from where the entire eclipse will be visible NegativeSkywatchers will be treated to the longest blood moon eclipse of the 21st Century on Friday http://www.bbc.com//news/science-environment-449454522018-07-27
The government plans to double current energy production by 2020 to become the battery of South East Asia. NegativeRescuers are racing to find survivors after a dam in Laos collapsed late on Monday flooding several villages and killing at least 20 people. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-449471852018-07-25
At this time East Asia was thought to have split from the supercontinent Pangaea NeutralA newly discovered dinosaur may be rewriting Chinas geological history according to recent findings. http://www.bbc.com//news/science-environment-449378122018-07-24
He has been diving across Asia and also worked in several other countries in South East Asia. NegativeThe rescuers who worked to save the group trapped in a Thai cave were a mix of international divers collaborating with Thai navy Seals http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-447618212018-07-12
There were suspicions among researchers that new supplies were being made somewhere in East Asia NeutralCutprice Chinese home insulation is being blamed for a massive rise in emissions of a gas highly damaging to the Earths protective ozone layer http://www.bbc.com//news/science-environment-447389522018-07-09
Yellowface refers to the casting of white actors as East Asian characters. NeutralThe King and I is back in the West End 67 years on from its Broadway debut http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-447094842018-07-04
BBC South East Asia correspondent Jonathan Head who is at the scene said the Thai military has a few doctors with the diving skills required to reach them NegativeTwelve boys and their football coach trapped in a Thai cave are alive but will need to learn to dive or wait months for flooding to recede before they can get out the army says. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-446928132018-07-03
A tarsier is known for its big beady eyes but its only when you look at a skull of this diminutive South East Asian primate that you realise just how big are NeutralA tarsier is known for its big beady eyes but its only when you look at a skull of this diminutive South East Asian primate that you realise just how big are http://www.bbc.com//news/science-environment-445010582018-06-18
Defence Minister Itsunori Onodera said Japan sees USSouth Korean joint exercises and the US military presence in South Korea as vital to security in East Asia. NegativeNorth Korea has celebrated the TrumpKim summit as a great win for the country with state media reporting that the US intends to lift sanctions http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-444642362018-06-13
The countrys defence minister Itsunori Onodera said drills and the US military presence in South Korea were vital to security in East Asia NegativeJoint military exercises between US and South Korean troops have long angered Pyongyang http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-444642412018-06-13
Defence Minister Itsunori Onodera said Japan saw USSouth Korean joint exercises and the US military presence in South Korea as vital to security in East Asia. NegativeThe US hopes to see major disarmament by North Korea by the end of 2020 Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-444714192018-06-13
Theres lots of studies in South East Asia at the moment and some suggest bright light helps the eye develop normally and prevent myopia. PositiveMiss Are your classes making me http://www.bbc.com//news/health-443863642018-06-07
Rose Ticos character page on Wookieepedia an online Star Wars encyclopaedia was changed so that she was renamed using a slur used to mock the East Asian accent NegativeStar Wars actress Kelly Marie Tran who has suffered months of racist and sexist abuse on social media has deleted all her posts on Instagram. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-443794732018-06-06
The majority of snake bites take place in densely populated areas of subSaharan Africa South Asia and SouthEast Asia where humans and snakes often come into contact. NegativeA mother and her threeyearold daughter have been killed in India after the woman was bitten by a snake http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-india-442535862018-05-25
Joshua Rosenzweig East Asia research director at Amnesty International called the verdict a gross injustice. NegativeA Tibetan activist has been jailed for five years in China for inciting separatism after he spoke to the New York Times about efforts to preserve his native language http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-china-442079812018-05-22
Researchers say their evidence shows its likely that new illegal emissions of CFC11 are coming from East Asia. NeutralScientists have detected an unexpected rise in atmospheric levels of CFC11 a chlorofluorocarbon highly damaging to the ozone layer. http://www.bbc.com//news/science-environment-441389842018-05-16
The authors of this research say its likely that illegal production of CFC11 in East Asia is behind the rise NeutralScientists have detected an unexpected rise in atmospheric levels of CFC11 a chlorofluorocarbon highly damaging to the ozone layer. http://www.bbc.com//news/science-environment-441389842018-05-16
A deadly fungus that has ravaged amphibian populations worldwide probably originated in East Asia new research suggests. NegativeA deadly fungus that has ravaged amphibian populations worldwide probably originated in East Asia new research suggests. http://www.bbc.com//news/science-environment-440756872018-05-14
In our paper we solve this problem and show that the lineage which has caused such devastation can be traced back to East Asia NegativeA deadly fungus that has ravaged amphibian populations worldwide probably originated in East Asia new research suggests. http://www.bbc.com//news/science-environment-440756872018-05-14
In 2015 the leaders of China and Taiwan held historic talks in the South East Asian citystate their first in more than 60 years. PositiveUS President Donald Trump will meet North Korean leader Kim Jongun in Singapore on 12 June he has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-440742572018-05-10
As the BBCs South East Asia correspondent Jonathan Head reports the spotlight has fallen on Thailand and one such black site which Haspel once ran NegativeWhen Gina Haspel was nominated as the next head of the CIA in March it reopened debate on a murky period of recent US history the use of secretive overseas prisons to torture terror suspects http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-434962122018-05-04
Weve also travelled around South East Asia and other parts of Europe as digital nomads NegativeWhy work in an office when you can sit by the Armed with a laptop and an internet connection a new generation of digital nomads is taking their work on their travels around the world http://www.bbc.com//news/business-439270982018-05-02
Durians are a prized fruit in South East Asia with a sweet and creamy flesh but their smell can take some getting used to. NeutralMore than 500 students and teachers were evacuated from a university in Melbourne Australia as a result of a smell initially suspected to be gas. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-australia-439401222018-04-29
He added Apu was one of the only representations of SouthEast Asians on US television when he was growing up and that other children imitated the character to mock him. NegativeHank Azaria says he is willing to step aside from his role voicing Simpsons character Apu Nahasapeemapetilon. http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-438920392018-04-25
One also had sex in South East Asia the other reported no foreign travel NeutralA man in the UK who caught the worlds worstever case of supergonorrhoea has been cured. http://www.bbc.com//news/health-438405052018-04-20
In a striking example of natural selection the Bajau people of SouthEast Asia have developed bigger spleens for diving a study shows. PositiveIn a striking example of natural selection the Bajau people of SouthEast Asia have developed bigger spleens for diving a study shows. http://www.bbc.com//news/science-environment-438238852018-04-19
Last week Uber sold its South East Asian operations to regional rival Grab retaining a 27 NegativeUber users around the world may soon be able to hire electric bicycles through the app after the ridesharing firm bought US bikehire firm Jump http://www.bbc.com//news/business-436967362018-04-09
Bristolbased Ms Zaleha had already made her mark by wowing the judging panel with her brand of South East Asian cuisine NegativeWhen a chicken dish eliminated a Malaysianborn woman from reality TV show MasterChef UK last week because it was just not crispy enough a nation saw red. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-436246322018-04-03
South East Asias most popular ridehailing firm said last week it would buy its rivals regional operations for an undisclosed sum NegativeThe chief executive of ridesharing firm Grab says he is confident regulators will not derail http://www.bbc.com//news/business-436245922018-04-03
Uber is selling its South East Asia rideshare and food delivery businesses to regional rival Grab NegativeUber is selling its South East Asia rideshare and food delivery businesses to regional rival Grab. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-435363222018-03-26
Grab is South East Asias most popular ridesharing firm with millions of users across eight countries NegativeUber is selling its South East Asia rideshare and food delivery businesses to regional rival Grab. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-435363222018-03-26
But some fear that its withdrawal from South East Asia could result in higher prices for users there NegativeUber is selling its South East Asia rideshare and food delivery businesses to regional rival Grab. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-435363222018-03-26
As a result of the merger the GrabFood service will expand from two to four South East Asian countries by next quarter Grab said NegativeUber is selling its South East Asia rideshare and food delivery businesses to regional rival Grab. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-435363222018-03-26
The power this agency holds is unprecedented said Dr Chen Gang assistant director at the National University of Singapores East Asian Institute NeutralA stronger military and more power to fight corruption are among the major changes revealed at Chinas National Peoples Congress this year http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-china-433821352018-03-20
In the meantime as Nauert pointed out the departments team is headed by career diplomat Susan Thornton its most senior official on East Asian affairs and a Tillerson favourite NegativeAs President Donald Trump reshuffles his Team of Rivals questions abound about who will be part of highstakes talks with North Korea on nuclear weapons http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-434360382018-03-17
He added the problem could be much bigger across South East Asia NegativeA leaked draft of a United Nations report claims two Singapore companies have violated UN sanctions by supplying luxury goods to North Korea. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-433677602018-03-13
The Kims could also easily pass as part of large populations of East Asian origin NeutralFresh evidence emerged this week that the North Korean leader Kim Jongun and his father and predecessor Kim Jongil obtained fraudulent Brazilian passports in the 1990s. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-432425962018-03-01
British East Asians say they still face serious prejudice when it comes to casting in theatre TV and film and are at risk of being seen as an invisible minority NeutralBritish East Asians say they still face serious prejudice when it comes to casting in theatre TV and film and are at risk of being seen as an invisible minority.http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-428594762018-01-31
The representation of East Asians tends to be stereotypical or involve racist tropes says actress Lucy Sheen NegativeBritish East Asians say they still face serious prejudice when it comes to casting in theatre TV and film and are at risk of being seen as an invisible minority.http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-428594762018-01-31
Women are generally depicted as slim petite longhaired submissive types prostitutes or illegal immigrants while East Asian men are portrayed as asexual or effeminate NeutralBritish East Asians say they still face serious prejudice when it comes to casting in theatre TV and film and are at risk of being seen as an invisible minority.http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-428594762018-01-31
The book which launches at Asia House on Thursday is said to be the first collection of modern dramatic writing by British East Asian writers NegativeBritish East Asians say they still face serious prejudice when it comes to casting in theatre TV and film and are at risk of being seen as an invisible minority.http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-428594762018-01-31
The sense that British East Asians are not being authentically portrayed in arts and entertainment is shared by many NeutralBritish East Asians say they still face serious prejudice when it comes to casting in theatre TV and film and are at risk of being seen as an invisible minority.http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-428594762018-01-31
Dr Ashley Thorpe a senior lecturer in drama theatre and dance at Royal Holloway University says there has been a long historical discriminatory practice against British East Asian actors NegativeBritish East Asians say they still face serious prejudice when it comes to casting in theatre TV and film and are at risk of being seen as an invisible minority.http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-428594762018-01-31
Companies often cite colourblind casting or the universality of a play as a defence but at the same time British East Asian actors being incorporated into other areas NegativeBritish East Asians say they still face serious prejudice when it comes to casting in theatre TV and film and are at risk of being seen as an invisible minority.http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-428594762018-01-31
In the UK Dr Thorpe argues there is less awareness of racial politics surrounding East Asians compared to Black and South Asian groups NegativeBritish East Asians say they still face serious prejudice when it comes to casting in theatre TV and film and are at risk of being seen as an invisible minority.http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-428594762018-01-31
British East Asians are considered a neoliberal multicultural success story so people are often unaware of the racism that they do encounter he says PositiveBritish East Asians say they still face serious prejudice when it comes to casting in theatre TV and film and are at risk of being seen as an invisible minority.http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-428594762018-01-31
But York says this is precisely why British East Asians should continue speaking up NeutralBritish East Asians say they still face serious prejudice when it comes to casting in theatre TV and film and are at risk of being seen as an invisible minority.http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-428594762018-01-31
Oppo and Vivo are trying to expand into more countries like Russia and Japan and trying to deepen their market in South East Asia said Mr Jia PositiveChina's smartphone market has fallen for the first time with annual shipments down by 4% in 2017 according to data from research firm Canalys.http://www.bbc.com//news/business-428303752018-01-26
But Huawei is looking to continue growing in developing markets in South East Asia and Africa while retaining and growing its existing popularity in Europe PositiveChina's smartphone market has fallen for the first time with annual shipments down by 4% in 2017 according to data from research firm Canalys.http://www.bbc.com//news/business-428303752018-01-26
But it seems that events in one relatively small South East Asian nation can have a significant effect on the market NeutralSouth Korea's government has been signalling that it plans to crack down on cryptocurrency tradinghttp://www.bbc.com//news/business-427133142018-01-17
Jonathan Head the South East Asia correspondent says that not all Rohingya support the group and their strategy is poorly formed NegativeA militant group from Myanmar's mostly Muslim Rohingya minority says it will keep fighting the government.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-425952752018-01-07
Roseann Rife Amnesty East Asia Research Director It is appalling that Tashi Wangchuk could face up to 15 imprisonment simply for expressing his views in media interviews NegativeA Tibetan activist has gone on trial in China for separatism after he spoke to the New York Times about his efforts to preserve the Tibetan language.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-china-425638792018-01-05
The iconography of the flame influenced images of the Buddha in Sri Lanka and South East Asia NeutralIts aim according to CSMVS director Sabyasachi Mukherjee is to explore connections and comparisons between India and the rest of the worldhttp://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-india-424085642018-01-01
From investigating the songbird trade in SouthEast Asia to hanging out with a man who keeps some very poisonous company a second festive selection of the best science and environment long reads this year NeutralFrom investigating the songbird trade in SouthEast Asia to hanging out with a man who keeps some very poisonous company here's a second festive selection of the best science and environment long reads this yearhttp://www.bbc.com//news/science-environment-419708242017-12-31
Prof Hammond It may be that no coincidence that in East Asian countries the most myopic ones all correlate with the maths league tables NegativeKids seem to spend endless hours on smartphones games consoles computers and tablets these days.http://www.bbc.com//news/health-422386912017-12-28
Access to Rakhine state is very tightly controlled and journalists are forced to seek information from other sources says BBC South East Asia correspondent Jonathan Head NegativeTwo Reuters journalists working on coverage of the Rohingya crisis in northern Myanmar have been remanded in custody for two more weekshttp://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-424942182017-12-27
Many of those making a playing name for themselves in East Asia are South Americans and data shows Brazilians and Argentines are the most transferred nationalities globally NegativeFootball transfers were catapulted off the sports pages into the global media spotlight this year when Paris StGermain broke or rather smashed the world record fee to snatch Brazilian star Neymar from Barcelona this summer.http://www.bbc.com//news/business-419805292017-11-23
The crash follows a spate of US Navy accidents in East Asia in recent months some fatal NegativeEight people have been rescued after a US Navy aircraft carrying 11 crew and passengers crashed off the coast of Japan the defence ministry has said.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-420783182017-11-22
Many Uighurs flee to SouthEast Asia seeking to travel on to Turkey NegativeSome 20 ethnic Uighurs from China are on the run after escaping from a Thai detention centre officials say.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-420495502017-11-20
For the hundreds of nongovernment organisations and civil society groups in South East Asia which have become accustomed to US support these are worrying times NegativeWhen a president who boasted he could shoot someone in central New York and still get elected meets another president who boasts he has actually killed people and remains popular and in office you know not to expect much on human rightshttp://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-419817472017-11-14
The South East Asian country often experiences severe storms and sees a number of deaths every year from floods NegativeMore than 40000 homes have been damaged people have been evacuated and there have been widespread power cuts.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-418753242017-11-05










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veteranGerman aviation veteran predicted further consolidation among Middle Eastern The German aviation veteran also predicted a further consolidation among Middle Eastern and East Asian carriers in the coming years.NeutralHe made the remarks at the sidelines of the ongoing Arab Aviation Summit 2017 in the United Arab Emirates.http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/06/c_136805839.htm2017-12-06
Ghaith AlGhaith chief executive officer of Dubai's lowcost carrier flydubai echoed Pichler's judgement about East Asia's market Ghaith AlGhaith chief executive officer of Dubai's lowcost carrier flydubai echoed Pichler's judgement about East Asia's market when asked the same question.NeutralHe made the remarks at the sidelines of the ongoing Arab Aviation Summit 2017 in the United Arab Emirates.http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/06/c_136805839.htm2017-12-06
At 12th East Asia Summit on Tuesday Li told regional leaders At the 12th East Asia Summit on Tuesday Li told regional leaders that China would firmly safeguard the freedom of navigation and overflight in the South China Sea.NeutralThe announcement followed a string of positive developments in the South China Sea issue over the past year thanks to joint efforts made by China and ASEAN countries.http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-11/16/c_136757339.htm2017-11-16
stanceChina's stance is incredibly incredibly important China's stance is incredibly important at this particular time Peter Drysdale head of the East Asian Bureau of Economic Research of Australian National University told Xinhua.NeutralJust as Xi said in this year's speech development is a journey with no end but with one new departure point after another.http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-11/16/c_136757422.htm2017-11-16
In his opening remarks Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte who chaired the 12th East Asia Summit forum stressed the need to assess especially the evolving security situation in the region.NeutralIn his opening remarks Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte who chaired the 12th East Asia Summit forum stressed the need to assess especially the evolving security situation in the region.http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-11/14/c_136752243.htm2017-11-14
14 Despite the rise of an antiglobalization sentiment and trade protectionism worldwide China has been rooting for greater and deeper economic integration in East AsiaNeutralhttp://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-11/14/c_136752245.htm2017-11-14
MANILA Nov. 14 Despite the rise of an antiglobalization sentiment and trade protectionism worldwide China has been rooting for greater and deeper economic integration in East Asia.Neutralhttp://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-11/14/c_136752245.htm2017-11-14
He suggested establishing a customs clearance cooperation mechanism in East Asia to better promote crossborder ecommerce.Neutralhttp://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-11/14/c_136752245.htm2017-11-14
Liis in Philippine capital Manila for official visit to country Li is in Philippine capital Manila for an official visit to the country and a series of leaders' meetings on East Asia cooperation.Neutralhttp://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-11/14/c_136752245.htm2017-11-14
12 Cooperation in East Asia and regional economic partnership will be high on the agenda for Chinese Premier Li Keqiang's Philippines tripNeutralhttp://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-11/12/c_136746873.htm2017-11-13
BEIJING Nov. 12 Cooperation in East Asia and regional economic partnership will be high on the agenda for Chinese Premier Li Keqiang's Philippines trip.Neutralhttp://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-11/12/c_136746873.htm2017-11-13
The meetings hold special significance for East Asia cooperation as this year marks the 50th anniversary of ASEAN's establishment and the 20th anniversary of the 10+3 framework.Neutralhttp://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-11/12/c_136746873.htm2017-11-13
Liarrived in Philippines on Sunday for official visit to country Li arrived in the Philippines on Sunday for an official visit to the country and for a series of leaders' meetings on East Asian cooperation.NeutralLi made the remarks when attending the 20th ChinaASEAN leaders' meeting in the Philippine capital of Manila.http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-11/13/c_136749299.htm2017-11-13
In Manila he will also attend the 20th ASEANChina Japan and South Korea leaders' meeting as well as the 12th East Asia Summit.NeutralLi made the remarks when attending the 20th ChinaASEAN leaders' meeting in the Philippine capital of Manila.http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-11/13/c_136749299.htm2017-11-13
event attract over 500 high profile delegates from aviation industry in Africa Europe Middle East Asia The event is expected to attract over 500 high profile delegates from the aviation industry in Africa Europe Middle East Asia and North America.NeutralThey were speaking at the opening of 49th Annual General Assembly for African Airlines Association and its summit in the Rwandan capital city Kigali.http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-11/14/c_136749607.htm2017-11-13
He suggested that inclusive governance and social innovation need to be strengthened to realize the vision of building peoplecentered East Asian community.NeutralOn the tourism front China is the largest source of tourists to ASEAN with over 21 million Chinese tourists visiting the region last year.http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-11/11/c_136744624.htm2017-11-12
12 Chinese Premier Li Keqiang arrived here Sunday for an official visit to the Philippines and a series of leaders' meetings on East Asian cooperationNeutralMANILA Novhttp://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-11/12/c_136746655.htm2017-11-12
Chinese Premier Li KeqiangMANILA Nov. 12 Chinese Premier Li Keqiang arrived here here Sunday MANILA Nov. 12 Chinese Premier Li Keqiang arrived here Sunday for an official visit to the Philippines and a series of leaders' meetings on East Asian cooperation.NeutralMANILA Novhttp://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-11/12/c_136746655.htm2017-11-12
Li arrived here Sunday for an official visit to the Philippines and for a series of leaders' meetings on East Asian cooperation.NeutralThe article could be seen on major Philippine newspapers including the Manila Times and the Philippine Star.http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-11/12/c_136746802.htm2017-11-12
He added that in the East Asia Japan could play an important role by working closely with regional partners for political stability and for lasting peace in the region.NeutralTo support the initiative China has established the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank and the Silk Road Fund to provide finance to infrastructure projects in the Asian region.http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-11/11/c_136744474.htm2017-11-11
The premier said he hoped the upcoming leaders' meetings for East Asia cooperation would realize positive signals for the stability and development of the region.NeutralTrump arrived in Beijing Wednesday afternoon for a threeday state visit to China and held talks with Chinese President Xi Jinping early Thursday.http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-11/09/c_136740671.htm2017-11-10