A Chinese bank employee counts 100-yuan notes and US 100-dollar bills at a bank counter in Nantong, eastern China's Jiangsu province, Aug. 6, 2019.

China Seeks Solutions For Economic Slump

Policymakers hope domestic consumption can sustain growth.

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Myanmar Says Ethnic Army Attacks Were ‘Acts of Terrorism’ That Hurt Peace Talks

The government says the Aug. 15 assaults killed nine troops, three policemen, and three civilians.

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Myanmar’s Trade in Jade Now Dominated by Chinese Buyers Online

Most crosses the border untaxed, with little left for sale now in local markets, sources say.

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Resettled For Chinese Dam Work, Lao Villagers Fear New Homes Will Be Washed Away

‘The whole village is collapsing,’ says one resident of the Nam Ou 4 Dam resettlement village.

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Officials: Myanmar, Bangladesh Working to Repatriate 3,450 Rohingya Refugees

Rohingya leaders express astonishment and worry over repatriation, saying they were not consulted.

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Sister, Niece of Rights Lawyer Chen Jiangang Briefly Detained in Beijing

Chen said police harassment of his relatives was likely revenge for his decision to leave China while under a travel ban.

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North Korean Officials Favor South Korean Sleeping Pills to Handle the Pressures of Work

Burdened by severe workloads, officials prize medicines made in the South, fearing the side effects of Chinese-made pills more commonly available.

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Taiwanese Divided on Further Government Support For Hong Kong Protests: Poll

A recent opinion poll finds that 49 percent agree with further action to support the anti-extradition movement, while more than 43 percent oppose it.

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Tens of Thousands Rally, Call on World to 'Stand With Hong Kong'

Police are called in after pro-China protesters disrupt a rally in support of the Hong Kong anti-extradition movement in Melbourne, Australia.

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Opposition Chief Sam Rainsy, Party Officials to Return to Cambodia From Exile in November: CNRP

The CNRP chose the symbolic date of Nov. 9 to coincide with Cambodia’s independence from France.

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