China’s trade engine likely remained stuck in reverse in January, with imports and exports expected to fall for the second month in a row, adding to concerns the economy may be at risk of a sharper slowdown.
China January exports, imports seen falling again in blow to global growth
A Malaysian court has postponed the corruption trial of former prime minister Najib Razak over charges related to a multibillion-dollar scandal at state fund 1MDB pending an appeal, his lawyer says.
Malaysian court postpones ex-PM Najib’s corruption trial
A heavy snowfall sweeping across China since Sunday has disrupted numerous return trips, as the week-long busiest part of the Spring Festival holiday season came to an end.
China: Heavy snowfall disrupts Spring Festival
Chinese environmentalists are advocating a dam to prevent the desertification in the frozen soil area in Hoh Xil National Nature Reserve in Qinghai province, an isolated region in the northwestern part of the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau and an UNESCO World Heritage, China Daily reported on Monday.
Dam proposed to stop desertification in Chinese province
It’s unusual to spot the grey-headed canary-flycatcher in Delhi-NCR during this time of the year. However, a recent sighting of the species, in a sprawling and serene forest in Bhondsi — a city in Haryana state of India — off Sohna Road, has sent a frisson of excitement through the birding community.
Restored, this 100-acre forest now a sanctuary for birds
Chinese investors have continued pouring their money into Thailand's property sector even as the kingdom barrels toward an uncertain national election.
Chinese investors spending billions on Thai property despite turbulent political scene
About 186,000 elderly people in Shanghai, on China’s central coast, have benefitted from the city's long-term care insurance pilot program, according to the Office of the China National Working Commission on Aging.
Long-term elderly care insurance program benefits 186,000 in Shanghai
Nearly half of cities and towns across Japan are concerned about how to provide appropriate treatment to foreign workers as they prepare for an influx after this spring with the government's new policy on addressing a chronic labor shortage, a survey conducted by Kyodo News showed on Sunday.
Survey: Japanese cities worried about receiving more foreign workers
Shoei Co., Ltd., a Japan-based major helmet maker, will commercialize a motorbike helmet equipped with an HUD (head-up display) for navigation in the spring of 2020.
Japan’s Shoei to release HUD-equipped motorbike helmet in 2020

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