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Oil Producers Deliver Cuts. Oil Market Delivers Nothing.

Oil Producers Deliver Cuts. Oil Market Delivers Nothing. | EconMatters | Scoop.it
OPEC members and 11 other nations are trying to reduce the global surplus
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Only in China: 'Building Shaker' to Avenge Noisy Neighbors

Only in China: 'Building Shaker' to Avenge Noisy Neighbors | EconMatters | Scoop.it
By Asia Pop Culture Unless you live on acres of land with no nearby neighbors, you most likely have been annoyed by some of the thing
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Trump angers Koreans by saying Korea 'used to be part of China' following history lesson from Xi

Trump angers Koreans by saying Korea 'used to be part of China' following history lesson from Xi | EconMatters | Scoop.it
Last week, US President Donald Trump said that he had received
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Defense treaty with Japan covers Diaoyutai: Vice President Pence 

Defense treaty with Japan covers Diaoyutai: Vice President Pence  | EconMatters | Scoop.it
Pence made statement during visit to USS Ronald Reagan.The U.S.-Japan defense treaty covers all territories administered by Japan, including the islands known as the Diaoyutai in Taiwan, U.S. Vice President Mike Pence said Wednesday.
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Watch: Hardworking Chinese Robots Sorting 200,000 Packages a Day

Watch: Hardworking Chinese Robots Sorting 200,000 Packages a Day | EconMatters | Scoop.it

While the Chinese economy may not be as robust as it used to be, China still delivered over 30 billion packages in 2016....

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Expats name Shanghai as their favorite Chinese city for fifth year in a row

Expats name Shanghai as their favorite Chinese city for fifth year in a row | EconMatters | Scoop.it
For yet another year, Shanghai has reaffirmed its position as the
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Taiwan prepares for growing threat amid tensions on Korean Peninsula

Taiwan prepares for growing threat amid tensions on Korean Peninsula | EconMatters | Scoop.it
The Taiwan government convened a meeting Friday attended by heads of national security and defense, finance and economy and overseas compatriot departments to discuss steps to respond to Korean crisis.
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Robot Fight Clubs in China

Robot Fight Clubs in China | EconMatters | Scoop.it

The robot fighting competition in Hugh Jackman's movie “Real Steel” is now a tournament reality in Beijing on April 8 and 9...

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David Dao's daughter 'shocked and horrified' by United Airlines incident 

David Dao's daughter 'shocked and horrified' by United Airlines incident  | EconMatters | Scoop.it
David Dao's daughter has said she was "shocked and horrified" by his treatment at the hands of United Airlines during an emotional press conference.
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Tom Cruise to visit Taiwan to promote ‘The Mummy’ 

Tom Cruise to visit Taiwan to promote ‘The Mummy’  | EconMatters | Scoop.it
Tom Cruise will visit Taiwan for the fourth time.Cruise, Kurtzman, Wallis and Boutella will attend the premiere of “The Mummy” in Taiwan on May 25
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Coldplay First Ever Concert in Taiwan

Coldplay First Ever Concert in Taiwan | EconMatters | Scoop.it
By Asia Pop Culture British rock band Coldplay opened its first of two concerts at the Taiwan High Speed Rail (THSR) Taoyuan Statio
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Taiwan becomes first in Asia to ban eating cats and dogs | Taiwan News

Taiwan becomes first in Asia to ban eating cats and dogs | Taiwan News | EconMatters | Scoop.it
The Legislature approved the amendment to the Animal Protection Act today that includes heavier penalty against offenders of animal cruelty.
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Passenger Forcibly Removed From United Flight, Prompting Outcry

Passenger Forcibly Removed From United Flight, Prompting Outcry | EconMatters | Scoop.it
Videos show a man on an overbooked flight wrenched from his seat and dragged down the aisle, to other passengers' horror. United's CEO apologized for having to "re-accommodate these customers."
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What Is Up with China's Korean Ban?

What Is Up with China's Korean Ban? | EconMatters | Scoop.it
By Asia Pop Culture Beijing has issued a “Korean restriction order” as a retaliation after South Korea granted land for Termina
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Chinese tourists traveling abroad spent $261 billion last year, more than double their US counterparts

Chinese tourists traveling abroad spent $261 billion last year, more than double their US counterparts | EconMatters | Scoop.it
While Chinese tourists traveling abroad may bring a bit of trouble
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One Tiger Mom Gone Totally Postal in China (Video)

One Tiger Mom Gone Totally Postal in China (Video) | EconMatters | Scoop.it

Shanghaiist reported a very disturbing event via a cell phone video which has gone viral on Chinese social media.

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Ang Lee chosen as 10th best director of the century | Taiwan News

Ang Lee chosen as 10th best director of the century | Taiwan News | EconMatters | Scoop.it
Tsai Ming-liang named as No.32, Hou Hsiao-hsien as No.36.Movie website 'They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?' named Ang Lee as the 10th best film director of the 21st century.
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Smoking on track to kill 200 million in China this century, WHO says

Smoking on track to kill 200 million in China this century, WHO says | EconMatters | Scoop.it
In the latest alarming statistic concerning China's smoking addiction, the World
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Japan's National Potato Chip Crisis

Japan's National Potato Chip Crisis | EconMatters | Scoop.it
By Asia Pop Culture Japanese citizens are in crisis mode again... Graphic Source: Twitter @Sekahita Relax, this is not a tsunam
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One more English-language newspaper goes paperless after Taiwan News

One more English-language newspaper goes paperless after Taiwan News | EconMatters | Scoop.it
The China Post announces a plan to cease printing from May and hop on all-digital bandwagon. .Another English-language print media in Taiwan follows the footsteps of Taiwan News to cease printing daily newspapers and switch to an all-digital format. The China Post, one of the two remaining English print media in the country, announced a plan Sunday to cease printing from May 15.
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China Warns of War Risk as Trump Rattles Saber at North Korea

China Warns of War Risk as Trump Rattles Saber at North Korea | EconMatters | Scoop.it
China warned that a war on the Korean Peninsula would have devastating consequences as the U.S. threatened military retaliation against North Korea if it proceeds with a nuclear test this weekend.
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David Dao, Dragged United Passenger, Suffered Broken Nose, Missing Teeth, Lawyer Says

David Dao, Dragged United Passenger, Suffered Broken Nose, Missing Teeth, Lawyer Says | EconMatters | Scoop.it
"Are we gonna continue being treated like cattle?" attorney Thomas Demetrio said Thursday.
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Rent Fake Friends To Pose In Social Media?

Rent Fake Friends To Pose In Social Media? | EconMatters | Scoop.it
By Asia Pop Culture Admit it, most of us do not have that kind of glamorous life (and pictures) to showcase on Facebook, Instagram lik
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Gucci recruits Taiwanese artist for social media campaign | Taiwan News

Gucci recruits Taiwanese artist for social media campaign | Taiwan News | EconMatters | Scoop.it
John Yuyi describes herself as Internet addict.John Yuyi became the first Taiwanese artist to be selected by fashion brand Gucci for a social media campaign.
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Taiwan’s Eva Air among world’s 10 safest airlines | Taiwan News

Taiwan’s Eva Air among world’s 10 safest airlines | Taiwan News | EconMatters | Scoop.it
Eva Air is the only Taiwan-based carrier to be included on the top 10 list..The world’s safest airline was Hong Kong’s Cathay Pacific Airways, followed by Air New Zealand and Hainan Airlines from China.
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