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Sunday, July 13, 2014 - 23:34
SEJONG, July 14 (Yonhap) -- South Korea's exports of auto parts jumped to an all-time high in the first half of this year, driven by robust sales of vehicles in overseas markets, government data...
Sunday, July 13, 2014 - 23:34
SEOUL, July 14 (Yonhap) -- South Korean carmakers are facing the prospect of renewed labor strife as they deal with unfavorable market conditions, industry sources said Monday. Renault Samsung Motors...
Sunday, July 13, 2014 - 23:33
SEOUL, July 14 (Yonhap) -- Dividend payouts by South Korean listed firms are expected to remain low this year compared with their foreign rivals, although their average dividend yield ratio may creep...
Sunday, July 13, 2014 - 23:33
SEOUL, July 14 (Yonhap) -- The South Korean military called Monday for special attention to land mines from North Korea amid growing concerns that they could have washed ashore here in a rainy season...
Sunday, July 13, 2014 - 23:33
ARLINGTON, Texas, July 13 (Yonhap) -- As he wrapped up a disappointing first half of the Major League Baseball (MLB) season with the Texas Rangers on Sunday, South Korean outfielder Choo Shin-soo...
Sunday, July 13, 2014 - 23:33
Hong Kong stocks open higher HONG KONG, July 14 (Xinhua) -- Hong Kong stocks gained 76.71 points, or 0.33 percent, to open at 23,310.16 on Monday.
Sunday, July 13, 2014 - 23:33
Singapore offers subsidies to promote healthier cooking oil SINGAPORE, July 14 (Xinhua) -- Singapore's Health Promotion Board is spending millions of dollars a year in subsidies to promote the use of...
Sunday, July 13, 2014 - 23:33
BEIJING, July 14 (Xinhua) -- The ChiNext Index, tracking China's NASDAQ-style board of growth enterprises, opened at 1,358.17 points on Monday, down 0.09 percent. The ChiNext Index, together with the...
Sunday, July 13, 2014 - 23:33
Growth in New Zealand services sector accelerates slightly in June WELLINGTON, July 14 (Xinhua) -- The growth in New Zealand's services sector rebounded slightly in June after slowing in the previous...
Sunday, July 13, 2014 - 23:32
Foreign exchange rates in Cambodia PHNOM PENH, July 14 (Xinhua) -- The following are the main foreign exchange rates against Cambodian riel issued by the National Bank of Cambodia (NBC), or the...
Sunday, July 13, 2014 - 23:32
BEIJING, July 14 (Xinhua) -- China's treasury bond futures opened mixed on Monday, with contract for settlement in September opening at 93.786 yuan (15.25 U.S. dollars), up 0.018 yuan. The contract...
Sunday, July 13, 2014 - 23:32
Gold price opens higher in Hong Kong HONG KONG, July 14 (Xinhua) -- The gold price in Hong Kong rose 22 HK dollars to open at 12,390 HK dollars per tael on Monday, according to the Chinese Gold and...
Sunday, July 13, 2014 - 23:32
BERLIN, July 14 (Xinhua) -- Germany coach Joachim Loew said to German local media that the game was a tough fight after Germany beat Argentina to win the 2014 World Cup. Both teams toiled in the 90...
Sunday, July 13, 2014 - 23:32
By Michael Place RIO DE JANEIRO, July 13 (Xinhua) -- Joachim Loew says Germany's 1-0 victory over Argentina in the World Cup final is the fruit of a decade of investment in the country's youth...
Sunday, July 13, 2014 - 23:32
Foreign exchange rates in Philippines MANILA, July 14 (Xinhua) -- The following are reference foreign exchange rates against the peso released by the Philippine central bank on Monday: Monday...
Sunday, July 13, 2014 - 23:31
BEIJING, July 14 (Xinhua) -- Following are news items about China to be covered or pursued by Xinhua on July 14: Wire Service: -- Xi's visit to upgrade win-win China-Latin America ties -- Former...
Sunday, July 13, 2014 - 23:31
RIO DE JANEIRO, July 13 (Xinhua) -- Following are the leading scores after the 2014 World Cup drew to a close on Sunday: 6 - James Rodriguez, Colombia 5 - Thomas Mueller, Germany 4 - Lionel Messi,...
Sunday, July 13, 2014 - 23:31
S. Korea sees record high overseas plant orders in H1 on African demand SEOUL, July 14 (Xinhua) -- Overseas plant orders won by South Korean companies hit a new high in the first half of this year on...
Sunday, July 13, 2014 - 23:31
BEIJING, July 14 (Xinhua) -- China's stock index futures opened higher on Monday, with the contract for settlement in July, the most actively traded, up 2.2 points to open at 2,141. The contract for...
Sunday, July 13, 2014 - 23:31
Two Koreas agree to hold talks on DPRK's participation in Asian Games SEOUL, July 14 (Xinhua) -- South Korea and the Democratic People ' s Republic of Korea (DPRK) agreed Monday to hold working-level...
Sunday, July 13, 2014 - 23:31
PARIS, July 13 (Xinhua) -- Following are the leading overall standings after the 9th stage of the Tour de France, a 170km ride from Gerardmer to Mulhouse on Sunday: 1. Tony Gallopin (France/LTB) 38...
Sunday, July 13, 2014 - 23:30
BEIJING, July 14 (Xinhua) -- China stocks opened mixed on Monday, with the benchmark Shanghai Composite Index opening at 2,047.74, up 0.04 percent. The Shenzhen Component Index opened at 7,206.13,...
Sunday, July 13, 2014 - 23:30
PARIS, July 13 (Xinhua) -- Following are the leading results from the 9th stage of Tour de France, a 170km ride from Gerardmer to Mulhouse on Sunday: 1. Tony Martin (Germany/OPQ) four hours, nine...
Sunday, July 13, 2014 - 23:30
Myanmar invites submission of expression of interest in SEZ development YANGON, July 14 (Xinhua) -- Myanmar-assigned Singapore-based consortium, led by CPG Consultants, is inviting interested firms...
Sunday, July 13, 2014 - 23:30
BEIJING, July 14 (Xinhua) -- The following are the central parity rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or the yuan, against 10 major currencies, as announced on Monday by the China Foreign...
Sunday, July 13, 2014 - 23:30
BEIJING, July 14 (Xinhua) -- The value of the Chinese currency renminbi, or the yuan, weakened by 16 basis points to 6.1485 against the U.S. dollar in its central parity on Monday, according to the...
Sunday, July 13, 2014 - 23:20
Asian shares rose Monday as traders awaited a flurry of key economic data this week including Chinese growth figures that will shed light on the health of the world's second largest economy. Tokyo...
Sunday, July 13, 2014 - 23:20
Tokyo stocks rose 0.38 percent on Monday morning, turning up after five days of losses following modest gains on Wall Street. The Nikkei 225 index gained to 57.52 points to 15,211.56 by the break...
Sunday, July 13, 2014 - 23:19
Wonderful goals, gripping drama, shock results, new heroes, old villains: the World Cup played out like the gripping blockbuster tournament its organisers always dreamed it would be. Long before the...