NEWSREPORTASIA.COM: Breaking News, World News, US News 04:00 2019-08-10

Will Yun Lee on Asian representation in Hollywood: ‘We’re getting there’

Will Yun Lee has had an illustrious acting career spanning two decades that includes memorable roles in a James Bond movie and the Wolverine franchis...

Will Yun Lee on Asian representation in Hollywood: ‘We’re getting there’

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From Hollywood to Seoul: How the #MeToo movement is upending Asian entertainment industries Asia is having its own #MeToo moment, with its homegrown entertainment industries grappling with many of the issues that have ended entertainment.        ...
18:34 2019-07-17

Imperial's First-Ever Asian Market Brings Home Best Of South-East Asian Flavours The menu is an eclectic mix of dishes that are immensely popular in South-East Asian cooking, but remarkably different from the mainstream dishes we tend to associate with the region....
09:51 2019-10-11

SNL adds first Asian cast member while another is under fire over anti-Asian slur Casting is significant for Saturday Night Live, which has been criticized in the past for its historical lack of diversitySaturday Night Live has added its first Asian cast member, and in the interest...
22:00 2019-09-13

SNL adds first Asian cast member. But another is under fire over anti-Asian slur Casting is significant for Saturday Night Live, which has been criticized in the past for its historical lack of diversitySaturday Night Live has added its first Asian cast member, and in the interest...
06:00 2019-09-13

GLOBAL LNG-Asian prices slip as cargoes flood; North Asian demand slows Asian spot prices for liquefied natural gas (LNG) slipped this week on the back of a surplus of cargoes globally while imports from North Asia appeared to be slowing down this month, industry sources ...
06:00 2019-06-21

In ‘Abominable,’ Asian Actors Play Asian Characters. What a Novelty. Also rare for a big-studio animated feature, it’s centered on a modern Chinese family. Will it help change the lack of Asian representation onscreen? Even its supporters are unsure....
01:34 2019-09-28

Word of the Week: Representation The “Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media has partnered with Walt Disney Studios to deploy a new digital tool that uses AI technology to assess film and television scripts for gender bias,” accord...
18:51 2019-10-11

GLAAD: LGBTQ representation in film is up, but not for all LOS ANGELES (AP) — The advocacy organization GLAAD says that LGBTQ representation is up for major studio films released in 2018, but that none included transgender characters. Of the 110 movies survey...
16:51 2019-05-23

As 'Transparent' ends, has trans representation on TV improved? Amazon's Emmy-winning "Transparent" ends Friday with a "Musicale Finale," leaving behind a more inclusive landscape for trans storytelling on TV.        ...
11:34 2019-09-27

VW's Tennessee workers vote against union representation Workers at Volkswagen AG's assembly plant in the state of Tennessee narrowly voted against union representation, dealing a fresh blow to the United Auto Workers' (UAW) efforts to unionize a foreign au...
06:00 2019-06-15

Workers at VW's Tennessee plant vote against union representation Workers at Volkswagen AG's assembly plant in the state of Tennessee voted against union representation, dealing a fresh blow to the United Auto Workers' (UAW) efforts to unionize a foreign automaker's...
05:00 2019-06-15

Study finds films lag significantly in Latino representation A new study finds that Latino representation in film lags significantly behind the U.S. population and that the number of Latino characters in movies is virtually unchanged over the last decade...
09:00 2019-08-27

UPDATE 2-VW's Tennessee workers vote against union representation Workers at Volkswagen AG's assembly plant in the state of Tennessee narrowly voted against union representation, dealing a fresh blow to the United Auto Workers' (UAW) efforts to unionize a foreign au...
10:34 2019-06-15

In Central Govt Jobs Representation Of SC, ST More Than Reservation Limit "However", he added, "reservation of Other Backward Classes (OBC) has shown an increasing trend since it started in September, 1993. As per available information, representation of OBCs, as on......
16:00 2019-07-17

‘Am I Supposed to Be the Representation?’: A Black Mother Navigates Our Convoluted Mental Health System Waiting for Tearah, a short documentary about how a black family navigates the labyrinth mental health system in Hartford, Conn., is symbolic of mental health dysfunction on a national level—and a tes...
03:51 2019-10-10

‘Am I Supposed to Be the Representation?’: A Black Mother Navigates the Convoluted Mental Health System Waiting for Tearah, a short documentary about how a black family navigates the labyrinth mental health system in Hartford, Conn., is symbolic of mental health dysfunction on a national level—and a tes...
00:17 2019-10-10

‘Vanessa Huxtable’s Hair Was Not Always Perfectly Pressed’: Shonda Rhimes Talks Natural Hair Representation on Television On a mild-weathered Wednesday evening, I traveled toward Downey, Calif., to visit the Los Angeles County of Education and was swept with an immense sense of pride....
23:34 2019-10-05

Trevor Noah on Scarlett Johansson's comments: 'We take for granted how much representation means' Trevor Noah is using Scarlett Johansson's controversial casting comments to make a statement about representation in Hollywood.        ...
14:00 2019-07-18

LGBTQ representation in children's TV is growing: 'We're talking about the love of a family' Recent episodes of kids' shows like "The Bravest Knight," "Arthur," "My Little Pony" and "Andi Mack" have placed a spotlight on LTBTQ characters.        ...
22:00 2019-07-31

Trade war hits Asian FX Asiamoney ranks the top five counterparties and top three Asian counterparties in 11 different Asian jurisdictions as part of our 41st annual survey of liquidity consumption in the global FX markets....
03:34 2019-10-05

What's driving Asian markets now Asian markets were mixed Tuesday as China took the next, critical step in a long-awaited money management reform, and as the United States gave the Chinese tech company Huawei a slight reprieve in Was...
10:00 2019-08-20

What's driving Asian markets right now Asian stocks rose slightly Monday. Investors are looking out this week for signs about how central banks around the world may take action to support economic growth....
12:00 2019-09-09

UK's IQE reassures investors with Asian orders Cardiff-based IQE Plc expects new supply chains in Asia to provide significant orders, the supplier of semiconductor wafer to Apple Inc said on Tuesday, sending its shares up more than 13%....
12:01 2019-07-23

Asian Stocks Slip as G-20 Begins Asian stocks slipped on Friday as investors awaited a meeting between Presidents Donald Trump and Xi Jinping at the Group of 20 summit, where trade negotiations will be top of the agenda....
10:00 2019-06-28

Is it time for Asian banks to go global? As Asia’s share of world GDP and global capital increases, the trend among Asia-based banks is for regional rather than global expansion. The region’s leading chief executives explain their approach t...
14:51 2019-05-21

The beginner’s guide to Asian hot sauces Down the street from my house sits a lovely Asian grocery called Saigon Market. I’ve been there dozens of times since moving to South Bend, Indiana, a year ago, mostly to pick up last-minute produce o...
05:00 2019-10-04

Asian deals that define the decades Asiamoney has chosen three deals – across equity and debt markets, and M&A – from each of the past three decades since the magazine was launched; some are good, some are bad, but all have had an unden...
16:00 2019-09-30

Asian shares dip on geopolitical tensions, oil up 1% Most Asian share markets slipped on Monday as investors waited for more clarity on the Sino-U.S. trade talks after recent negotiations, while oil gained more than 1% as Middle East tensions remained e...
08:34 2019-09-23

Asian IPO Flop Gives Budweiser Brewer a Hangover Shares in Anheuser-Busch InBev and its potential Asian takeover targets fell Monday as investors digested the failure of a plan to create a new Hong Kong acquisition vehicle....
20:17 2019-07-15

Asian insurer FWD is expanding aggressively in Asia Over the past six years, insurer FWD Group has spent $6 billion to buy over firms in Asia. This has established the company's presence in Hong Kong, Macau, Singapore, Japan, Thailand, Indonesia, ...
10:17 2019-09-20

Asian nations scramble to contain pig disease outbreaks HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Asian nations are scrambling to contain the spread of the highly contagious African swine fever with Vietnam culling 2.5 million pigs and China reporting more than a million dead...
14:34 2019-06-20

Fibonacci Numbers in Asian Stocks: Watch Hong Kong's Hang Seng stock index recently reversed its June rally -- and the reversal came at the Fibonacci .618 retracement point. Watch to see what this implies for Hang Seng from here....
21:51 2019-07-10

'SNL' adds first Asian cast member, 2 more for Season 45 'Saturday Night Live' announced three new cast members for Season 45 including its first Asian cast member, Bowen Yang, plus Chloe Fineman and Shane Gillis. "SNL" returns Saturday, Sept. 28....
20:34 2019-09-12

Asian customers not impressed with Apple’s new iPhone 11 Apple’s new, lower-priced iPhone that comes with a faster processor but lacks 5G technology disappointed Asia, where cheaper and feature-packed handsets from rivals are already available. The iP...
19:00 2019-09-11

US Warns China On Behaviour Towards Its Asian Neighbours The United States warned China on Saturday against threatening its neighbours' sovereignty and said Washington was investing in new military technology in the next five years to keep Asia stable....
16:17 2019-06-01

Asian Startups Scrap Over Shared Scooters Local startups are moving to grab market share as the scooter-sharing industry comes to the Asia-Pacific region, setting up a battle with global players like U.S.-based Lime....
13:00 2019-06-01

Asian shares, dollar brace for China GDP Asian shares started the week on a softer note on Monday after posting their first weekly decline since early June, while the dollar was on the defensive ahead of key economic data from China....
05:34 2019-07-15

Rupee, Other Asian Currencies Recover Some Of Losses People's Bank of China's firmer-than-expected yuan fixing helped pull the currency from the lows it touched on Monday, but it still held beyond the 7-per-dollar level that it broke for the first time....
17:34 2019-08-06

Mom accuses DOE of ‘disrespecting’ Asian-American community The city Department of Education has once again “disrespected” the Asian-American community, convening a forum at a time that’s nearly impossible for many working parents to attend, according to an ir...
03:17 2019-06-23

What to Read About ‘Once Upon a Time … in Hollywood’ Still thinking about that ending? Or Brad Pitt’s moccasins? Quentin Tarantino’s latest film has generated a lot of ink — and controversy. Here’s what’s worth your time....
21:34 2019-08-20

Gus Kenworthy Isn't Alone: When Athletes Go Hollywood Gus Kenworthy is ready for his close-up. The openly-gay Olympic freestyle skier, who earned the silver medal in Men's slopestyle at the 2014 games in Sochi, has gone officially gone......
15:51 2019-09-19

Once Upon a Time... in Hollywood Out Now in India Leonardo DiCaprio. Brad Pitt. Margot Robbie. They are part of the star-studded cast of Quentin Tarantino's latest movie, Once Upon a Time... in Hollywood, which is out now in cinemas across India....
08:34 2019-08-15

European Stocks Shrug Off Asian Losses to Rise German 10-year government bonds slid to a record low Wednesday on expectations that the European Central Bank’s likely new president, Christine Lagarde, will pursue more easy-money policies....
10:17 2019-07-03

Asian shares get trade lift, let down by China data Asian share markets firmed on Monday as signs of progress in the Sino-U.S. trade standoff whetted risk appetites, though investors remained wary of the damage already done to the global economy....
10:51 2019-10-14

Back to beers for AB InBev after failed Asian float AB InBev's canceled Asian stock market listing will slow but not derail the world's largest brewer's efforts to cut its debt mountain, delaying future acquisitions and prioritizing its main challenge...
18:00 2019-07-15

Kenin opens WTA's Asian swing with win over Paquet Sixth-seeded Sofia Kenin has started the WTA's Asian swing with a 6-2, 7-5 win over Chloe Paquet at the inaugural Zhengzhou Open        ...
19:00 2019-09-09

Turkey wants to expand Asian diplomatic ties: minister Turkey wants to expand its diplomatic presence in Asia as the region becomes the economic center of the world, Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Monday, adding that the initiative did not mark...
16:17 2019-08-05

Pakistan To Get $3.4 Billion In Budgetary Aid From Asian Development Bank Pakistan will receive $3.4 billion in budgetary support from the Asian Development Bank (ABD), the de facto finance minister said on Saturday, as the government seeks help to overcome a ballooning......
23:17 2019-06-15

Asian shares weaken as trade optimism fades Asian shares fell on Wednesday as initial enthusiasm over the latest U.S.-China trade truce was overtaken by fresh concerns over Washington's threat of tariffs on additional European goods....
09:00 2019-07-03

Asian markets fall as US ignites new trade war with Europe Stocks drop in Sydney and Tokyo mirroring falls in US and UK, as Washington slaps 25% tariffs on range of European goodsAsian markets have tanked after a below-par US jobs report compounded worries ab...
08:00 2019-10-03

Asian stocks subdued, oil rises on U.S.-Iran tensions Asian shares were off to a cautious start on Monday as investors pinned their hopes on any signs of a thaw in Sino-U.S. trade negotiations while oil prices firmed on worries over heightened tensions b...
04:00 2019-06-24

Asian markets edge higher before Powell's speech Asian markets mostly moved cautiously higher Friday as investors awaited Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell's speech for clues on whether the US central bank will cut interest rates in the future....
11:00 2019-08-23

Caution grips Asian shares before Fed minutes, seminar Asian shares flatlined on Wednesday as worries about global recession and endless trade wars vied with hopes for a lot more monetary and fiscal stimulus to keep growth going....
05:34 2019-08-21

The Comedians Challenging Stereotypes About Asian-American Masculinity A new generation that includes Joel Kim Booster and Bowen Yang is redefining old notions — while reminding us how much further the culture has to go....
14:00 2019-08-27

GRAPHIC-How U.S. LNG plays havoc with Dutch gas and Asian shipping Dutch gas prices hit 10-year lows this week, reflecting high European inventories swelled by liquefied natural gas (LNG) imports, testing levels at which companies that committed to buy U.S. LNG will...
13:00 2019-06-28

The Latest: China confirmed as 2023 Asian Cup host PARIS (AP) — The Latest from the FIFA meetings ahead of the Women’s World Cup (all times local): 11:15 a.m. China will host the 2023 Asian Cup, though in which months is unclear. Asian Football ...
11:51 2019-06-04

AB InBev's Asian Unit Damps IPO Price Expectations Anheuser-Busch InBev’s Asian unit has guided investors to expect its $8.3 billion-plus initial public offering would price in the lower half of a previously indicated range, though that would still ma...
16:34 2019-07-11

Bumrah 1st Asian To Pick 5-Wicket Hauls In These 4 Countries Jasprit Bumrah ran through the West Indies top-order in the second innings of the first Test in Antigua on Sunday as he bagged his fourth five-wicket haul in Tests....
21:00 2019-08-26

OCA add three sports to Hangzhou Asian Games programme for 2022 Karate, sport climbing and baseball/softball have been added to the programme for the 2022 Asian Games at Hangzhou taking the number of approved sports at the event to 40, the Olympic Council of Asia ...
22:34 2019-09-11

Argo?s tie-up with Ford, VW leaves room for Asian automaker Argo's $7.25 billion valuation and automotive partners with strength in North American and Europe leave open the possibility for a third player, says CEO Bryan Salesky. ...
21:00 2019-07-12

Bud Brewer Takes Another Shot at Asian IPO After First Attempt Went Flat The world’s largest brewer is taking a second shot at listing its Asian business, seeking to raise up to $7.6 billion in Hong Kong, even as the city reels from a summer of protests and from trade tens...
15:51 2019-09-17

DOE may have claimed Asian students benefit from ‘white supremacy’ A city DOE-sponsored panel designed to combat racism told parents that Asian-American students “benefit from white supremacy” and “proximity to white privilege,” an outraged mom told The Post....
06:34 2019-05-27

'Asian Pride' pot bust largest in Colorado history In all, 42 people will face state and federal charges, after law enforcement officials seized more than 80,000 marijuana and 4,500 pounds of "finished marijuana products" throughout the Denver metro a...
07:17 2019-05-26

Asian shares edge higher after Fed, investors await BOJ Asian shares edged higher on Thursday, tracking some modest Wall Street gains after the U.S. Federal Reserve cut interest rates as expected but offered mixed signals on the next easing, keeping invest...
04:17 2019-09-19

Budweiser Brewer to Raise $5 Billion in Asian Listing The Asia business of the world’s largest brewer raised about $5 billion in its second attempt at a Hong Kong initial public offering, just months after it called off a much bigger share sale....
05:00 2019-09-24

Asian shares at four-month low on deepening U.S.-China trade war Asian shares hobbled near four-month lows on Friday and crude oil plunged on worries the U.S.-China trade spat was developing into a more entrenched strategic dispute between the world's two largest e...
04:17 2019-05-24

Asian Games champ Keyhani banned for doping MONACO (AP) — Asian Games steeplechase champion Hosein Keyhani has been banned for doping. The Athletics Integrity Unit, which handles doping cases in track and field, says the Iranian runner has been...
11:34 2019-06-21

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares dip on geopolitical tensions, oil up 1% Most Asian share markets slipped on Monday as investors waited for more clarity on the Sino-U.S. trade talks after recent negotiations, while oil gained more than 1% as Middle East tensions remained e...
06:34 2019-09-23

USC was reportedly told gynecologist could be targeting on Asian students Administers at the University of Southern California were reportedly informed by medical experts that there was evidence that a school gynecologist—Dr. George Tyndall—was targeting Asian students and ...
07:51 2019-05-24

Asian communities become scapegoats in New Zealand’s housing crisis New Zealand's property prices have skyrocketed, and, with citizens languishing under a housing crisis, ethnic Asians are being subject to hateful comments on the streets and on the internet....
15:17 2019-09-16

Asian shares near two-month highs ahead of U.S. payrolls Asian shares hovered near two-month highs on Friday, holding recent gains as investors awaited U.S. employment data, a key release that could make or break market expectations about aggressive policy ...
04:34 2019-07-05

Budweiser Brewer Raises $5 Billion in Asian Listing The Asia business of the world’s largest brewer raised about $5 billion in its second attempt at a Hong Kong initial public offering, just months after it called off a much bigger share sale....
14:00 2019-09-24

JBS posts strong 2nd-qtr results bolstered by Asian demand JBS SA, the world's largest meatpacker, on Wednesday reported net income of 2.184 billion reais ($539 million) in the second quarter, beating analysts' expectations as an outbreak of African swine fev...
01:34 2019-08-15

Murray prolongs Asian swing with Shanghai wildcard Former world number one Andy Murray will return to the Shanghai Masters for the first time since 2016 after the Briton was awarded a wildcard for the tournament, organizers said on Thursday....
12:34 2019-09-12

Asian Growth Is Taking a Hit from the Trade War, According to the Latest Forecasts BANGKOK (AP) — The Asian Development Bank has downgraded its growth forecasts for the region, saying escalating trade tensions are sapping economies of some of their potential. The regional lend...
13:34 2019-09-25

The end of erotica? How Hollywood fell out of love with sex The sex scene is dying out: not just because of #MeToo, but also because of new box-office economicsFor decades, no big-box-office, adult-oriented Hollywood movie was apparently complete without a sex...
10:51 2019-06-16

Will Germany's Hollywood elect far-right AfD mayor? The populist AfD party may soon win its first mayoral post nationwide. Voting in the small, but once grand city of Görlitz is seen as a bellwether for how well the far-right message resonates in the f...
05:00 2019-06-15

Why Brad Falchuk Is Hollywood's Best-Kept Secret The press-shy man behind Ryan Murphy—and husband to Gwyneth Paltrow—has signed a major production deal of his own with Netflix. How the writer–producer–director, out with “The Politician,” is carving ...
01:34 2019-08-14

Over the hills: Quentin Tarantino and the end of Hollywood as we know it Once Upon a Time in Hollywood is supposedly about 1960s Tinseltown but is actually a lament for a film industry that has been humbled by time, taste and technologyIt wouldn’t do to talk about the endi...
09:00 2019-08-02

Rupert Everett: 'I'd have done anything to be a Hollywood star' He lit up the screen in the 80s – but things did not go as planned. As he takes on Chekhov, Everett speaks about stardom, midlife crises and penis paddingRupert Everett is directing his first play and...
18:17 2019-07-31

Why Is Hollywood So Scared of Climate Change? Environmental concerns have been the driving force of villains in recent superhero and sci-fi movies. But critics say the industry needs to show how society can reform its ways....
23:00 2019-08-14

A Pop-Culture Glossary for ‘Once Upon a Time … in Hollywood’ Quentin Tarantino’s film is filled with references to TV shows, movies and other totems of midcentury Los Angeles. We explain who’s who and what’s what....
18:34 2019-07-31

Killers Anonymous: Has the Hollywood hitman had its day? The besuited assassin seems to only exist in films. Perhaps it’s time to put them out of their miseryThe central gimmick of new movie Killers Anonymous is an AA-style support group where various under...
18:34 2019-08-19

Tarantino's back with 'Once Upon a Time in Hollywood' Quentin Tarantino's latest masterpiece is bound to be a crowd-pleaser. The cult director takes audiences back to Hollywood in 1969, culminating in a famous bloodbath — but with a twist....
19:17 2019-07-31

Meet Hollywood’s Go-To Watch Stylist Jeanne Yang's day job is dressing the world's coolest celebrities. But she's also become a celebrity watch whisperer, putting unorthodox timepieces in not-so-obvious places....
23:34 2019-08-22

How does Hollywood Game Night come up with its games? NBC’s Hollywood Game Night brings together two civilian contestants and some of their favorite celebrities for a night of fun party games and a chance to win $25,000. We spoke with some of the show p...
01:17 2019-07-10

Hollywood Is Fighting, but the Emmys Show Will Go On The popular “Game of Thrones” and the critically adored “Fleabag” are among the nominees at a time of canceled parties and a legal fight between TV writers and their agents....
00:51 2019-09-21

Two years on, Hollywood reflects on #MeToo changes This week marks two years since the New York Times and the New Yorker published accounts by multiple women accusing film producer Harvey Weinstein of sexual misconduct, fueling the #MeToo movement aga...
13:34 2019-10-02

| First cannabis cafe opens in Hollywood in US America's first cannabis restaurant has opened in West Hollywood, offering diners an array of weed products and hoping to rival Amsterdam's famed coffee shops....
17:00 2019-10-02

Hey Hollywood, Tig Notaro is just fine with not knowing who you are When Tig Notaro first started dating her wife, actress Stephanie Allynne, the two went to see a movie together, and that day, Notaro discovered who Al Pacino was. The year was 2014....
18:17 2019-07-02

Hollywood and the Matter-of-Fact Abortion Series and films depicting the procedure as an everyday occurrence have markedly increased, a scholar finds. Writers say they’re showing what they know....
01:17 2019-07-20

Why millennial stories are saving Hollywood After decades of older generations portraying the age group inaccurately, a new wave of auteurs are shaking up the film industryMillennials: avocado-smushing, beard-grooming, selfie-snapping snowflake...
14:51 2019-07-20

Rose McGowan: ‘My style was always very much my own until I got to Hollywood’ The actor talks about wearing boys’ clothes during her teenage years and feeling weird and embarrassed by what she was made to wear on the red carpetThis is me, aged 12, on the beach. I’m wearing a pa...
21:17 2019-10-08

Is Hollywood still in love with the suffering ‘gay icon’? A new biopic sees Renée Zellweger star as Judy Garland, an actor who revolutionised LGBT fandomThere’s a touching scene in the new movie Judy (as in Garland), when the legendary trouper, played by Ren...
15:34 2019-09-23

Asian stocks tick up, oil rises amid U.S.-Iran tensions Asian shares edged up on Monday as investors pinned their hopes on any signs of a thaw in Sino-U.S. trade negotiations, while oil prices firmed on heightened tensions between the United States and Ira...
08:17 2019-06-24

Louisiana asks public help with invasive Asian swamp eels BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — An invasive species of swamp eel has been found in New Orleans, and a state biologist says it’s the first time this species has been found in the United States. Louisiana...
20:34 2019-06-29

Berlin's Asian food hub implicated in human trafficking network German police have identified a popular Asian food market in Berlin as an important waystation in a global human trafficking network, Berlin media has reported. Many of the trafficking victims are min...
08:34 2019-06-23

Southeast Asian nations vow to combat plastic debris in oceans Southeast Asian nations vowed on Saturday to fight against plastic pollution in the ocean, as their leaders adopted a joint declaration during a summit in Bangkok....
19:51 2019-06-22

Asian women and the kimono have long been sexualized in western culture It’s no surprise that Kim Kardashian West appropriated kimono to give sex appeal to her shapewear line, writes Akemi JohnsonThe two Asian women painted on the facade of the Irish pub outside the US mi...
10:00 2019-07-04

Asian shares fall as bets off on sharp U.S. rate cuts Asian shares fell on Monday after strong U.S. jobs data tempered expectations for a Fed rate cut, while the Turkish lira hovered near two-week lows on worries about central bank independence....
06:00 2019-07-08

Marvel's First Asian Superhero Shang-Chi Will Kick in February 2021 Marvel is getting its first Asian superhero. At San Diego Comic-Con 2019, Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige announced Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings - starring Simu Liu, Awkwafina, and.....
07:51 2019-07-21

Asian shares edge up before ECB decision, euro near two-month lows Asian shares rose but struck a more cautious note than a tech-fueled rally on Wall Street, while the euro stayed near two-month lows as soft economic data fueled hopes the European Central Bank could ...
07:17 2019-07-25

Asian shares falter as Trump-Xi trade jitters build Asian shares stumbled on Friday amid rising doubts that a highly anticipated meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping this weekend could lead to an easing of trade ...
08:51 2019-06-28

Talks On $3.4 Billion Loan To Pak Not Finished: Asian Development Bank In a huge embarrassment for the Pakistan government, the Asian Development Bank or ADB has distanced itself from the "premature announcement" of Prime Minister Imran Khan's adviser that the global......
20:51 2019-06-17

Asian draw for 2022 World Cup qualifying groups next month KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — The Asian Football Confederation says groups for the next round of World Cup qualifying will be drawn in Kuala Lumpur instead of Qatar on July 17. One of the 40 places is...
18:34 2019-06-17

Asian shares pull ahead after encouraging Chinese data Asian shares advanced on Monday as investors breathed a sigh of relief after encouraging Chinese data suggested the world's second-biggest economy may be starting to stabilize thanks to ramped-up stim...
06:17 2019-07-15

Asian shares veer between gains and losses before key China data Asian shares shuttled between small losses and gains on Friday as investors awaited China trade, lending and growth data, and as worries over Sino-U.S. trade tensions deflated optimism rooted in expec...
09:01 2019-07-12

Asian shares dart between gains and losses before key China data Asian shares veered between small losses and gains on Friday as investors awaited key China trade and lending data, and as worries over Sino-U.S. trade tensions countered optimism rooted in expectatio...
06:51 2019-07-12

Li Na sets new mark: first Asian-born player in Tennis Hall Li Na breaks new ground at the International Tennis Hall of Fame, becoming 1st Asian-born player to be inducted        ...
00:17 2019-07-22

Asian shares inch up as investors await Trump-Xi meeting Share markets in Asia edged higher early on Friday morning as investors clung on to hopes that a highly anticipated meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping this we...
03:51 2019-06-28

Elkeson, China's new striker, in Asian action for Guangzhou Brazilian-born striker Elkeson is set to be in the thick of action for Guangzhou Evergrande as the Asian Champions League enters the quarterfinals stage       ...
06:00 2019-08-26

Awkwafina: 'Growing up, I latched on to strong Asian-American idols' Nora Lum is the comic-turned-star of The Farewell. She talks China, family and diversity in the film industry Nora Lum’s voice is deep and distinctive – a husky New York drawl that rings with both wor...
17:00 2019-09-07

Asian stocks rally after China announces new trade talks with US Stocks in Asia broadly rallied Thursday after Chinese officials announced that they've agreed with the United States to hold another round of trade talks in Washington next month....
06:00 2019-09-05

The US-China rivalry could become dangerous, Asian leaders and experts warn "We are now entering into a period of great power rivalry. The outcome is unclear, but it is critical that we stabilize the system," said a Singaporean official....
12:00 2019-05-31

China hacked Asian telcos to spy on Uighur travelers: sources Hackers working for the Chinese government have broken into telecoms networks to track Uighur travelers in Central and Southeast Asia, two intelligence officials and two security consultants who inves...
13:00 2019-09-05

Asian automaker shares hit as Trump threatens Mexico with tariffs Shares in Asia's major automakers and their suppliers sank on Friday after U.S. President Donald Trump threatened to slap tariffs on Mexican imports next month, potentially affecting vehicles made in ...
06:34 2019-05-31

Asian shares mostly flat, Japan hurt by Sino-U.S. tensions Asian stock markets, including China's, were little changed on Monday, shrugging off news that the U.S. administration is considering delisting Chinese companies from U.S. stock exchanges....
06:34 2019-09-30

Kyrgios to skip rest of Asian swing due to shoulder injury "Australia\u0027s Nick Kyrgios will miss the remainder of the Asian swing after aggravating a shoulder injury at the Zhuhai Championships, the 24-year-old said on Thursday."...
03:00 2019-09-27

Asian stocks gain as Trump says China trade deal could be 'soon' Asian stocks rose on Thursday as hopes the United States and China may soon end their year-long trade war boosted demand for riskier assets while worries about a U.S. presidential impeachment bid ebbe...
06:34 2019-09-26

Asian stocks hit six-week high on trade war hopes ahead of ECB Asian stocks hit a six-week high on Thursday on hopes for a thaw in U.S.-China trade frictions and expectations that the European Central Bank would kick off another wave of monetary easing by global ...
06:34 2019-09-12

Asian stocks at six-week highs as trade war gloom lifts before ECB Asian stocks advanced to a six-week high on Thursday on hopes for a thaw in U.S.-China trade relations and expectations that the European Central Bank would kick off another wave of monetary easing by...
08:34 2019-09-12

Murray accepts Shanghai wildcard to prolong Asian swing "Former world number one Andy Murray will return to the Shanghai Masters for the first time since 2016 after the Briton was awarded a wildcard for the tournament."...
14:00 2019-09-12

As 1st Asian host, Japan aiming higher at Rugby World Cup When Jamie Joseph took on the challenge of coaching Japan for the 2019 Rugby World Cup, the ex-All Blacks forward knew there was much more at stake than results on the field....
19:00 2019-09-12

China seeks Asian neighbors’ support in trade fight with US BEIJING (AP) — China is seeking support from some of its Asian neighbors and Russia in its escalating tariff fight with the U.S. Speaking Wednesday at a meeting of the Shanghai Cooperation Organizatio...
12:17 2019-05-23

Asian shares decline on guarded Fed, yen rises after BOJ holds fire Asian shares extended declines on Thursday after the U.S. Federal Reserve signaled a higher bar to further easings, while the Bank of Japan also held off from offering more stimulus as some had hoped....
11:17 2019-09-19

China seeks Asian neighbors' support in trade fight with US China is seeking to support from some of its Asian neighbors and Russia in its escalating tariff fight with the U.S. Speaking Wednesday at a meeting of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization in Kyrgyzs...
15:17 2019-05-23

Trump’s idea to ban Chinese listings won’t upset Asian exchanges It might not happen, but if the US president were to stop Asian firms listing in the US, it would help a sector that has watched business slip through its fingers....
12:34 2019-09-30

U.S. Will Drill With Southeast Asian Navies, Echoing Move by China The exercises, which come during a summer of heightened tensions in the South China Sea, highlight the complexities of the rivalry between the United States and China....
17:00 2019-09-02

Gifted-and-talented purge will spark Asian exodus: activist A radical proposal by city officials to scrap gifted-and-talented programs as part of a larger overhaul of the school system will cause a flood of Asian parents to flee the city, a community organizer...
04:34 2019-08-29

India Is Only Major Asian Nation That's Growing Its Export Share India's share of world exports rose to 1.71 per cent in the first quarter of 2019 from 1.58 per cent in the fourth quarter of 2017, data compiled by Bloomberg show....
09:51 2019-08-01

Asian auto stocks end mixed amid trade concerns Auto stocks in Asia were mixed amid concerns over U.S.-China trade, after seeing an earlier jump following reports that the U.S. may delay tariffs on the sector....
14:51 2019-05-21

Asian stocks cheer Trump's delay of some China tariffs Asian stocks joined a global equities surge on Wednesday, after Washington delayed tariffs on some Chinese imports and gave much-needed relief for markets gripped by political and economic turmoil....
10:00 2019-08-14

Sneak Peek: Asian-Pacific Financial Forecast -- May 2018 In this May 2018 Asian-Pacific Financial Forecast Sneak Peek, Mark Galasiewski walks you through what's unfolding in Asian markets and what to expect over the course of the next month....
20:34 2019-05-21

Asian shares up on U.S. jobs report, but caution seen on trade talks Asian shares edged higher on Monday after data showed the U.S. unemployment rate dropped to the lowest in almost 50 years, easing concerns of a slowdown in the world's largest economy....
06:51 2019-10-07

Osaka wins second Asian title with victory over Barty in Beijing "Japan\u0027s Naomi Osaka fought back from a set down to beat Australian world number one Ash Barty 3-6 6-3 6-2 in the final of the China Open in Beijing on Sunday."...
15:17 2019-10-06

U.S. and Russia trade blame over near collision in East Asian waters Russia and the United States blamed each other for a near collision between their warships in East Asian waters on Friday with both countries accusing one another of dangerous and unprofessional behav...
19:51 2019-06-07

Caution grips Asian shares as Fed events loom large Asian shares flatlined on Wednesday as worries about global recession and endless trade wars wrestled with hopes for more monetary and fiscal stimulus to keep growth going....
10:34 2019-08-21

Indian Woman Doctor Gets Global Asian of the Year 2018-19 Bengaluru-based medical doctor Hema Divakar was honoured with the 'Global Asian of the Year 2018-19' award in Dubai recently for her yeomen services and contributions to the women's healthcare......
07:00 2019-05-22

Murray hoping to regain lost speed during Asian swing Andy Murray is looking to improve his speed around the court as he steps up his return to singles action at the Zhuhai Championships in China following career-saving hip surgery....
18:00 2019-09-22

Asian stocks edge up on Wall Street futures, firmer oil Asian shares eked out cautious gains on Wednesday, as higher Wall Street futures provided some relief after an overnight U.S. selloff, though deeper worries about the global economy and trade continue...
09:34 2019-08-28

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares ease on geopolitical tensions, oil up 1% Most Asian share markets slipped on Monday as investors waited for more clarity on Sino-U.S. trade talks, while oil gained more than 1% as Middle East tensions remained elevated....
10:00 2019-09-23

K-pop supergroup SuperM set to make Hollywood debut K-pop supergroup SuperM, formed by seven members of different South Korean boy bands, will make their Hollywood debut this week, group members said on Wednesday....
09:00 2019-10-03

| WATCH | US's first cannabis cafe opens in Hollywood America's first cannabis restaurant has opened in West Hollywood, offering diners an array of weed products and hoping to rival Amsterdam's famed coffee shops....
00:00 2019-10-03

Soderbergh on Hollywood: 'It's not crooked – it's the most transparent industry going' Steven Soderbergh’s latest film is about dodgy dealings in the financial world but in film-making corruption is not endemic, he says, because everyone is accountable Every good movie is a heist movie ...
14:51 2019-10-11

‘Once Upon a Time … in Hollywood’ Review: We Lost It at the Movies Leonardo DiCaprio and Brad Pitt star as midlevel entertainment industry workers whose relationship forms the core of Quentin Tarantino’s look at the movie past....
21:51 2019-07-24

NBA Stars Study Hollywood's Playbook in China With their own lucrative brands to protect, basketball players now have to navigate sensitive relations with Beijing. It’s time to learn the rules that American movie stars have followed for decades....
11:51 2019-10-12

'Once Upon A Time' gives 1960s Hollywood the Tarantino twist On August 9, 1969, Los Angeles awoke to murders literal and symbolic. Actress Sharon Tate and four others were brutally killed at her Beverly Hills home by members of the Manson Family. It was the cri...
17:34 2019-08-02

Latinos Are Underrepresented in Hollywood, Study Finds A new study found Latino actors represented only three percent of lead or co-lead roles in top-performing movies during the last 12 years. Producers, directors and casting executives fared badly, too....
23:00 2019-08-26

'Once Upon a Time ... in Hollywood' is Quentin Tarantino's valentine to the era Quentin Tarantino's passion for old Hollywood finds an interesting outlet of expression in "Once Upon a Time ... in Hollywood," a movie that combines nostalgia, quirkiness and showy star performances ...
18:00 2019-07-31

Once Upon a Time in Hollywood review – uneven ode to a lost era The director’s love letter to 1960s Hollywood, where all women are stereotypes and white men the real victims, disturbs and dazzles in equal measureIt’s hardly surprising that this, perhaps the most “...
15:34 2019-08-18

Why video games are shooting down the Hollywood model If a game studio wants to stick around long term, it’s going to need a subscription strategy. It’s going to have to make every month a launch month.Read More...
01:34 2019-08-19

Tarantino’s ‘Once Upon A Time In … Hollywood’ bungles ending Find someone who looks at you the way Hollywood looks at Hollywood. Tinseltown loves nothing more than making movies about itself and heralding the magic it alone creates. “Love letters to Hollywood,”...
01:17 2019-07-24

Charli Howard: ‘As a teenager, I was an emo … now I’m all about Hollywood style’ The model on how she learned to ignore what the media says about fashion and found the style that suited herI found this off-the-shoulder Vivienne Westwood top in a vintage shop in Hampstead, north Lo...
20:34 2019-09-24

Once Upon a Time in Hollywood Premiere: See Every Look as the Stars Arrive Quentin Tarantino and the cast of Once Upon a Time in Hollywood are transporting fans back to the summer of '69. Brad Pitt, Leonardo DiCaprio, Margot Robbie and more A-listers are......
04:34 2019-07-23

Charlie Plummer Is Generation Z's Hollywood Hope The Looking for Alaska star spent his youth stanning Hollywood stars. Now that he's being compared to some of them, he's just trying to keep his head on straight....
23:00 2019-09-03

How Hollywood reinvented horror movies into hits Horror? I barely know her! Since the release of Jordan Peele’s “Get Out” in 2017, the formerly niche, often schlocky genre has captivated mainstream audiences, garnering awards and acclaim in the proc...
02:34 2019-09-06

Hidden figures no more: women shining in Hollywood Women enjoyed a banner year in Hollywood movies and on television over the past year, notching up record highs in lead roles and gaining ground in influential jobs behind the scenes such as directors ...
00:00 2019-09-05

‘The Town Hall of Hollywood.’ Welcome to the Netflix Lobby. Every day an entertainment’s who’s who passes through the 4,780-square-foot “creative gateway” — complete with 80-foot video screen — hoping for a piece of the billions Netflix is spending on content....
00:17 2019-07-15

‘I’d ask my mum: why do you drink?’ Andie MacDowell on childhood and Hollywood She learned responsibility young, caring for her mother – then became a stunningly successful model and screen star. The actor talks about ageing on screen, why she eschews drugs, and her pride in her...
12:51 2019-09-16

The DeanBeat: After all these years, Hollywood still doesn’t get games NBCUniversal made a big mistake this week by deciding to shut down the game publishing business that Chris Heatherly spent almost three years building.Read More...
12:17 2019-09-21

Once Upon A Time In Hollywood Is A Fun Movie About Making Shit Up In 1992, when I would have been 11 years old or so, I went with my family to the theater to see the movie Radio Flyer, starring Elijah Wood and the annoying dinosaur enthusiast kid from Jurassic Park ...
03:34 2019-08-01

Will Hollywood’s new youthifying tech keep old actors in work for ever? From Samuel L Jackson to Will Smith, established stars are de-ageing in films – a trick that might not always benefit the industryHow old is Samuel L Jackson? How old is Michael Douglas? How old is Ar...
12:51 2019-06-10

How Hollywood Is Celebrating Pride Month 2019 Pride month is here, which means it is time to celebrate! Stars are donning their finest rainbow attire in honor of Pride month and, of course, there are plenty of photos to mark the......
02:00 2019-06-09

Hollywood backlash over Georgia abortion law grows Big business stays silent over controversy – in contrast to entertainment giantsGeorgia is home to some of the world’s biggest businesses but those corporations are so far avoiding becoming involved i...
18:51 2019-05-31

Hollywood’s leading men are freeing the nipple on the red carpet Who can forget Lil Kim’s now infamous purple bejeweled pasty breast-baring jumpsuit she wore to the 1999 MTV Video Music Award? Some might view it as the ultimate fashion faux pas — while others might...
00:34 2019-05-22

Has Hollywood’s ‘de-ageing’ gone too far? Martin Scorsese thinks so Will Smith, Anthony Hopkins and Robert Downey Jr have all been digitally rejuvenated. Now Robert De Niro and Al Pacino are having their wrinkles zappedWith production overrunning on Martin Scorsese’s ...
11:34 2019-05-29

Some Ohio legislators yell ‘cut’ to Hollywood tax deals CINCINNATI (AP) — Some Ohio legislators are challenging a 10-year-old program aimed at luring filmmaking to the Buckeye State with a tax credit incentive offering up to 30 percent rebates for producti...
13:00 2019-05-22

As ‘Rocketman’ Prepares to Take Off, Hollywood Holds Its Breath Depending on ticket sales, the R-rated musical fantasia about Elton John could have ripple effects for its star, its studio and the wider film industry....
14:38 2019-05-21

AI model exposes Hollywood’s bias against actresses While the technology world and the US political institution grapple with how to deal with incumbent gender discrimination, Hollywood’s seemingly gotten a pass on the matter. But a new study out of Lon...
08:00 2019-06-07

Why Hollywood can’t resist an evil rock mogul Rocketman and Bohemian Rhapsody positioned the manager as the villain – but were they really that bad?Since both Bohemian Rhapsody and Rocketman have cashed in at the box office in the past 12 months,...
10:34 2019-06-18

Once Upon A Time... In Hollywood's Brandy, 2019's It Dog, has arrived Last year, Hollywood was forever changed by the emergence of two bona fide dog celebrities: Olivia, the West Highland Terrier that breathed kibble-stinking life into Widows, Game Night, and Insatiable...
04:34 2019-05-25

Spike Lee calls for Hollywood to 'shut it down' in Georgia Director Spike Lee is calling for Hollywood production companies to leave Georgia over a law that would ban abortions as early as six weeks, upon detection of a fetal heartbeat....
16:34 2019-06-09

Pucker Up! You Have to See These Hollywood Stars Caught On the Kiss Cam When you go to a sporting event, there are quite a few things to look out for: There are your favorite hot athlete scoring for the team, Beyoncé and Jay-Z possibly sitting courtside and of......
15:51 2019-06-19

Southeast Asian nations weigh unified approach to regulating Big Tech Southeast Asian governments are banding together to take on global tech giants on issues including "fake news" and taxation, marking a new stage in the region's approach to the internet's explosive gr...
11:34 2019-09-24

Asian shares dither ahead of ECB outcome, euro near two-month lows Asian shares were cautious on Thursday, shrugging off a tech-fuelled rally on Wall Street while the euro hovered near two-month lows as soft economic data bolstered expectations of rate cuts in Europe...
03:17 2019-07-25

Estée Lauder Reports Strong Sales Fueled by Asian Shoppers Estée Lauder projected strong growth in 2020 after the company reported sales increases in Asia and higher demand for its premium skincare brands, sending shares of the company to an all-time high...
09:00 2019-08-20

Most Asian Units Slip As Trade Tensions Weigh; Rupee Falls Most The Indian rupee and the Malaysian ringgit were the worst performers in the region, playing catch up with peers as both markets re-opened for trade after a holiday on Monday....
20:34 2019-09-03

Sprinter Nirmala Sheoran Banned For 4 Years, Stripped Of Asian Titles The Athletics Integrity Unit (ACU) said Nirmala Sheoran tested positive for the steroids drostanolone and metenolone at a competition in India in June 2018....
18:17 2019-10-09

Asian shares climb, wager all on dovish Fed, trade hopes revive Asian shares hit five-week highs on Wednesday as investors hoped the Federal Reserve would follow the lead of the European Central Bank and open the door to future rate cuts at its policy meeting late...
06:01 2019-06-19

Asian shares inch up as cautious investors await U.S. data, earnings Major Asian equity indicators nudged higher on Monday as investors awaited U.S. retail sales data and corporate earnings to gauge the health of the world's biggest economy, with markets remaining focu...
07:34 2019-07-16

Norway's Telenor flags lower earnings on dismal Asian businesses Norwegian telecoms group Telenor said on Tuesday the company expects a decline in earnings for the rest of the year, dented by problems faced at some of its Asian operations....
10:00 2019-07-16

Asian stocks shaky before Powell's speech as growth woes weigh Asian shares struggled to make any headway on Friday as weak U.S. manufacturing activity and uncertainty over how much further the Federal Reserve would cut rates added to the general air of caution i...
05:00 2019-08-23

Review: T'Wok In Karol Bagh Delivers Authentic Pan-Asian Fare At Your Doorstep One of the newest entrants in the realm of Asian food is T'Wok - A Pan-Asian Experience. T'Wok delivers good quality and authentic Pan-Asian dining experience right at your doorstep....
14:34 2019-07-23

Asian nations scramble to stop spread of contagious swine fever HANOI, Vietnam — Asian nations are scrambling to contain the spread of the highly contagious African swine fever with Vietnam culling 2.5 million pigs and China reporting more than a million dead in a...
14:51 2019-06-20

Asian markets rally after China's trade comments soothe nerves Stocks in Asia rallied on Friday, following Wall Street's lead. Markets are getting a boost after China gave investors a bit of a reason to be optimistic about trade talks with the United States....
07:34 2019-08-30

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares edge up but growth worries cap gains Shares in Asia inched higher and safe-haven assets gave up some overnight gains on Tuesday, as investors paused for breath after a volatile Wall Street session, but deeper concerns about growth have c...
07:17 2019-06-04

Asian Cities Turn To Electric Vehicles In Anti-Pollution Drive Asian cities are switching to electric vehicles in a bid to tackle worsening air quality, cut climate changing emissions, and expand their public transport networks, climate experts said on Friday....
07:34 2019-09-07

Asian shares rise on conciliatory trade tone but mood cautious Asian shares rose on Friday as China struck a hopeful tone on trade with the United States but continued fears about a global growth slowdown, or even a recession, capped sharp rallies....
04:34 2019-08-30

GLOBAL MARKETS-Caution grips Asian shares before Fed minutes, seminar Asian shares flatlined on Wednesday as worries about global recession and endless trade wars vied with hopes for a lot more monetary and fiscal stimulus to keep growth going....
07:00 2019-08-21

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares edge up before ECB decision, euro near 2-mth lows Asian shares rose but struck a more cautious note than a tech-fuelled rally on Wall Street, while the euro stayed near two-month lows as soft economic data fuelled hopes the European Central Bank coul...
08:00 2019-07-25

Asian shares tick higher, euro near two-month lows before ECB decision Asian shares rose after a cautious start, while the euro hovered near two-month lows as soft economic data fueled hopes the European Central Bank could cut rates at its meeting on Thursday....
10:34 2019-07-25

Hong Kong leads Asian stocks lower, oil near five-month lows Asian shares were led lower on Thursday as the Hong Kong market fell for second consecutive session following a day of massive street protests, while oil prices flirted with five-month lows due to hig...
07:51 2019-06-13

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian stocks subdued, oil near 5-month low on U.S. inventory build Asian stocks stuttered on Thursday, dogged by the uncertainty over an intractable U.S.-China trade dispute, while oil prices flirted with five-month lows thanks to higher U.S. crude inventories and a ...
05:17 2019-06-13

Torrent Of Rate Cuts To Yank Down Asian Bond Yields: Poll Most major Asian central banks are predicted to ease further to boost growth, including the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) which has been one of the most aggressive, cutting interest rates by 110 basis.....
18:00 2019-09-30

Asian community could prove pivotal in determining who wins Nevada in 2020 Democrats are reaching out to local AAPI advocacy groups in hopes of courting a voter base that could prove pivotal in battleground states like Nevada where the margin of error to win is razor-thin....
21:51 2019-08-02

U.S. stock futures, Asian shares gain as Mexico tariffs averted U.S. stock futures and Asian shares rose on Monday after the United States dropped its threat to impose tariffs on Mexico in a deal to combat illegal migration from Central America, while weak U.S. jo...
03:51 2019-06-10

Asian stocks bounce in relief as Trump delays China tariffs Asian stocks joined a global equities surge on Wednesday, after Washington delayed tariffs on some Chinese imports and gave much-needed relief for markets gripped by political and economic turmoil....
06:00 2019-08-14

Asian shares edge lower, Japan hurt by Sino-U.S. tensions Asian stock markets, including China's, edged lower on Monday as sentiment was dented by news that the U.S. administration is considering delisting Chinese companies from U.S. stock exchanges....
08:34 2019-09-30

Angry Asian-American protesters swarm Richard Carranza’s car in Brooklyn The sign-waving demonstrators couldn't see the embattled schools boss through the vehicle's tinted windows — but were able to clearly express their anger over changes to admissions policy at the city'...
06:00 2019-08-07

Dow plunges 800 points and Asian stocks fall as recession fears grow Sharp declines across the world as bonds point to uncertain outlookTrump urges Fed chief Powell to make further interest rate cutsSigns of a global economic slowdown roiled the markets on Wednesday as...
07:34 2019-08-15

Judge rejects lawsuit that claimed Harvard discriminated against Asian-Americans Harvard University's undergraduate admissions program does not discriminate against Asian-American applicants, a federal judge ruled on Tuesday, rejecting a lawsuit brought by opponents of affirmative...
22:34 2019-10-01

Givenchy men's show brings Asian street style to Italian villa Clare Waight Keller’s first full menswear collection blends ‘very historical with hyper modern’Just over a year since she became one of the most famous designers in the world by designing Meghan Markl...
18:34 2019-06-13

Watch: Asian water monitor lizard hisses at Florida man on his porch A Florida man who thought he heard his girlfriend arrive home looked outside and discovered a more shocking sight on his front porch: a massive Asian water monitor lizard....
18:34 2019-06-06

Indonesia becomes latest Southeast Asian country to return waste to the West Indonesia has sent back a consignment of Canadian paper waste, imported via the United States, because it was contaminated with material including plastic, rubber and diapers, the environment ministry...
14:51 2019-06-17

Asian markets dip lower after weak US data stirs economic concerns Asian markets dipped Wednesday after the United States reported particularly dour manufacturing data — a potentially troubling sign for the global economy....
00:34 2019-10-03

At a Historic Moment for Asian-American Candidates, Andrew Yang Leans In One of three presidential candidates with roots in the Asian-American and Pacific-Islander community, Mr. Yang has unabashedly embraced his heritage....
11:51 2019-05-22

U.S. judge rejects claim Harvard discriminates against Asian-American applicants Harvard University's undergraduate admissions program does not discriminate against Asian-American applicants, a federal judge ruled on Tuesday, rejecting a lawsuit brought by opponents of affirmative...
08:00 2019-10-02

Harvard cleared of racial bias against Asian Americans in court decision Judge rejects challenge accusing undergraduate admissions program of discrimination against Asian American applicantsA federal judge ruled that Harvard University’s undergraduate admissions program is...
00:00 2019-10-02

Asian stocks edge higher on hints of U.S.-China trade progress Asian stocks edged up on Thursday as hopes the United States and China may soon end their year-long trade war boosted demand for riskier assets while worries about a U.S. presidential impeachment bid ...
04:34 2019-09-26

Great Lakes leaders to discuss funding Asian carp project TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — Representatives of the eight states and two Canadian provinces in the Great Lakes region will meet next month to discuss helping fund a federal plan to prevent Asian carp f...
01:17 2019-06-15

Asian shares turn lower on Sino-U.S. trade, recession worries Worries that a prolonged Sino-U.S. trade war could tip the world and U.S. economies into recession weighed on Asian equities on Monday, offsetting a welcome a lift from Chinese shares and a stronger-t...
08:34 2019-08-12

Soccer: Three nations show interest to host women's Asian Cup 2022 India, Taiwan and Uzbekistan have expressed their interest in hosting the women's Asian Cup in 2022, the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) said on Saturday....
08:17 2019-06-01

Alibaba Cloud touts Asian heritage and focus as competitive advantages While coy over how the Huawei-US debacle may impact other Chinese technology vendors, Alibaba Cloud executives play up their "in Asia, for Asia" focus and investment in the region as a key competitive...
09:17 2019-05-31

Asian markets waver amid global growth, trade uncertainty Asian shares wobbled on Tuesday, U.S. Treasury yields fell and gold rose as weak global manufacturing activity reinforced worries about slowing growth while uncertainties over the prospect of a Sino-U...
06:51 2019-07-02

Bow hunters target invasive Asian carp for sport on the Illinois River A firefighter and archery enthusiast is making some extra cash with a novel if modest contribution to the ecosystem of the Great Lakes - taking paying customers out for boat rides on the Illinois Rive...
02:51 2019-09-21

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian stocks subdued, oil rises on U.S.-Iran tensions Asian shares were off to a cautious start on Monday as investors pinned their hopes on any signs of a thaw in Sino-U.S. trade negotiations while oil prices firmed on worries over heightened tensions b...
04:34 2019-06-24

Recruiter accidentally sends racist email to Asian-American job hunter An Asian-American woman from Chicago said she received a racist email from the vice president of a recruiting firm after scheduling an interview with the company, according to a Monday report. Connie ...
21:34 2019-07-02

ASEAN summit – Southeast Asian nations wary of US-China trade row The US-China trade dispute is high on the ASEAN summit agenda. The bloc's leaders are set to sign an economic partnership deal at their annual meeting in Bangkok, but not all countries want Beijing's ...
11:17 2019-06-22

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares turn lower on guarded Fed, yen rises after BOJ Asian shares turned lower on Thursday after the U.S. Federal Reserve cut interest rates as expected but signalled a higher bar to further policy easings....
09:17 2019-09-19

Harley-Davidson is Working on a New Low-Cost Bike For Asian Markets: Report Harley-Davidson is in a period of massive upheaval right now, executing a plan to expand the brand beyond the company’s traditional image. The plan is to take the H-D brand into new markets, and expan...
03:34 2019-05-29

Asian markets decline as trade worries weigh on investor sentiment Markets in Asia traded cautiously on Wednesday morning despite the S&P 500 touching a new record overnight stateside, with global trade concerns weighing on investor sentiment....
04:17 2019-07-03

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares subdued as trade enthusiasm ebbs Asian shares were subdued on Wednesday as initial enthusiasm over the latest U.S.-China trade truce was overtaken by fresh concerns over Washington's threat of tariffs on additional European goods....
07:00 2019-07-03

NYPD ‘actively’ working to recruit Asian-American women into force The NYPD is “actively working to recruit more” Asian-American female cops as the group made up just 3 percent of the total graduates in the most recent Police Academy class. Korean-American Officer So...
06:34 2019-05-27

Asian stocks mostly weaker on steep Chinese factory price declines Most Asian stocks swung lower on Tuesday, weighed by Chinese markets after data showed mainland factory prices shrinking at their fastest pace in three years while reports of German stimulus plans pus...
07:00 2019-09-10

India's Ronaldo Laitonjam Sets Junior Asian Cycling Record India's Ronaldo Laitonjam created a new Asian record on Tuesday by clocking 10.065 seconds in the qualifying round of the men's junior 200m time trial event....
08:00 2019-09-11

Asian shares follow Europe higher on EU relief, auto merger Asian shares tracked European gains on Tuesday, as relief over EU election results eased concerns about political difficulties in the bloc and merger news supported auto shares, although persistent co...
04:17 2019-05-28

Sneak Peek: Asian-Pacific Financial Forecast -- June 2018 "Off the cliff" is how editor Mark Galasiewski says markets are supposed to feel at this point in the patterns that are unfolding right now, in several markets across Asia....
20:34 2019-05-21

China Hacked India, Other Asian Telcos To Spy On Uighur Travellers: Report Hackers working for the Chinese government have broken into telecoms networks to track Uighur travellers in Central and Southeast Asia, two intelligence officials and two security consultants who......
17:00 2019-09-06

Asian shares falter, bonds rally on global risk aversion Asian shares sank on Wednesday and bonds rallied as investor sentiment soured over growing worries about world growth with trade tensions between Washington and Beijing showing no signs of easing....
08:51 2019-05-29

HP: Product design must reflect rapid Asian urbanisation, changing demographics Asia's growing population needs to have a bigger voice in the global development of new products, which also will need to cater to the region's increasingly young workforce and change in consumption f...
10:17 2019-07-12

Fears of deeper U.S.-China trade war push Asian shares to four-month low Asian stocks stumbled to a four-month low on Friday and crude oil plunged on worries the U.S.-China trade spat was developing into a more entrenched strategic dispute between the world's two largest e...
08:00 2019-05-24

As swine fever spreads, Asian countries cull millions of pigs In Vietnam, where officials report the disease has spread to larger-scale farming facilities, some 2.8 million pigs, representing about 10 percent of the nation's herd, have been culled. China, the wo...
18:51 2019-06-30

Asian stocks rally on news that US-China trade talks will pick up again Stocks in Asia broadly rallied Thursday after Chinese officials announced that they've agreed with the United States to hold another round of trade talks in Washington next month....
08:00 2019-09-05

Asian equities buoyed by China, auto merger but gains capped Asian shares edged up on Tuesday lifted by gains in China and as auto firms climbed on merger news, but broad uncertainties over trade and economic growth kept a lid on gains....
06:34 2019-05-28

Asian renewable investment to overtake upstream oil and gas spending in 2020: Rystad Renewable energy investment in the Asia-Pacific region will overtake spending on oil and gas exploration by 2020, consultancy Rystad Energy said on Monday....
10:17 2019-05-28

Asian shares ease as Trump rekindles Sino-U.S. trade tensions Asian shares pulled back on Friday as worries over renewed Sino-U.S. trade tensions weighed on sentiment ahead of the release of June trade data from China, though expectations of a Federal Reserve ...
04:51 2019-07-12

Asian stocks up slightly as investors await central bank moves Asian stocks rose slightly Monday. Investors are looking out this week for signs about how central banks around the world may take action to support economic growth....
08:00 2019-09-09

Geena Davis says Hollywood gender imbalance an 'embarrassment' The under-representation of women in Hollywood behind the camera is an "embarrassment", American actor and activist Geena Davis said at France's Deauville Film Festival....
23:34 2019-09-11

Hollywood remembers 'sweet-hearted' Peter Fonda If his friends, family and co-workers are to be believed, actor and director Peter Fonda, best known for his role in 1969's "Easy Rider," was easy to adore....
05:00 2019-08-17

The Black Godfather: the untold story of the man holding up Hollywood In a new Netflix documentary, the incredible tale of music executive Clarence Avant is told by people he worked with, from Barack Obama to Snoop DoggSurrounded by dark wood, seated in a cushy chair, h...
09:34 2019-06-12

German far-right angry over ‘Hollywood’ letter ahead of vote BERLIN (AP) — An open letter signed by international film stars calling on residents of the German town of Goerlitz not to vote for a far-right mayoral candidate has drawn an angry response from his p...
20:34 2019-06-07

How Tarantino's 'Once Upon a Time ... in Hollywood' traveled back to 1969 For Quentin Tarantino, time travel is entirely possible. And it didn't take green screens or computer generated backdrops to make it back to 1969-era Los Angeles. All it required were fond, vivid memo...
18:00 2019-07-31

Crackdown could drive Hollywood studios out of Big Apple: pols City lawmakers want to shout “Cut!” at the Big Apple’s lucrative but disruptive film industry — which critics say could push studios to shoot elsewhere and endanger thousands of jobs. Proposals debate...
02:00 2019-09-27

Quentin Tarantino reveals ‘Once Upon a Time in Hollywood’ could be his last film For years, writer and director Quentin Tarantino has been threatening to retire following the completion of his tenth film. Nearly thirty years into his directing career, his ninth movie — Once ...
09:17 2019-07-06

Quentin Tarantino hints ‘Once Upon a Time in Hollywood’ film will be his last 'I think when it comes to theatrical movies, I’ve come to the end of the road,' said the 'Pulp Fiction' director during a GQ Australia interview. 'Maybe I’ll stop while I’m ahead.'...
21:34 2019-07-05

Hollywood Reconsiders the Bad Female Boss, With a Generational Twist In projects like “Late Night,” “Little” and “Veep,” the archetype is being used to tell more explicitly feminist tales — and to question power itself....
11:17 2019-06-12

Hollywood sex scenes are changing in the #MeToo era thanks to intimacy coordinators Two years ago intimacy coordinators on a film or TV set wouldn't have been taken seriously but in the wake of #MeToo movement, they are very much needed to make all participants feel safe and represen...
21:00 2019-08-16

The Latest: Some big Hollywood stars attend Tony rehearsals NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the Tony Awards (all times local): 2:45 p.m. The Tony Awards dress rehearsal — normally with few actual stars in attendance — got a shock of A-listers this year, includin...
23:17 2019-06-09

Hollywood’s latest obsession is aging action stars When the trailer for Friday’s “Rambo: Last Blood” dropped, doubters predictably began sharpening their knives for its now-73-year-old star. What was the plot for this fifth installment, they wondered ...
10:51 2019-09-19

This jaw-dropping book changed the Hollywood gossip game Sorry, TMZ: Much of today’s juicy gossip reads like puffed-up press releases compared with Kenneth Anger’s “Hollywood Babylon.” Originally published in France in 1959 and banned in the US, “Hollywood ...
20:51 2019-06-29

Sharon Tate gal pal slams Tarantino’s ‘Once Upon a Time…in Hollywood’ Quentin Tarantino is enjoying the best opening weekend of his career on the 50th anniversary of Hollywood’s most brutal murders. His ninth film “Once Upon a Time in . . . Hollywood” raked in $41 milli...
22:51 2019-08-01

Doll parts: why there's always room for creepy toys in Hollywood With the return of Chucky and Annabelle plus Toy Story 4’s Gabby Gabby, the freaky kids’ toy is terrorising our cinemas againIt is an image straight out of a horror movie: an army of identical ventril...
10:51 2019-07-01

JJ Abrams’ Hollywood takeover: will he save or kill cinema? The film-maker’s deal with Warner suggests further dominance – but he’s hardly an innovator It is JJ Abrams’s multiverse; we just live in it. That’s how it’s starting to feel, at least. The prolific p...
14:34 2019-09-30

Doris Day: The tragic last days of a ‘manipulated’ Hollywood icon In the 1950s and ’60s, Doris Day was America’s box-office sweetheart. But she spent her final days being manipulated by those around her, sources who were close to the legend allege....
10:51 2019-06-09

'Hollywood Ripper' convicted of stabbing two women to death A Los Angeles jury found a man guilty of fatally stabbing two women -- one of whom was Hollywood actor Ashton Kutcher's friend -- and attempting to kill a third in their Southern California homes....
13:00 2019-08-16

How Allison Williams became Hollywood’s smartest scream queen She’s played a millennial underminer on “Girls,” a flat-out psycho in “Get Out” and a chilling cellist in a new horror movie. Right now, though, actress Allison Williams is dreaming about going romant...
16:34 2019-05-22

Saturn Awards set to celebrate Hollywood's collective inner nerd When filmmaker Dean Devlin was writing and producing the 1994 film "Stargate," one of the earliest entries in his sci-fi-centric filmography, genre projects were considered little more than potentiall...
23:34 2019-09-12

Actor with Down syndrome inspires and stars in Hollywood film The critically acclaimed new movie "The Peanut Butter Falcon" took an unusual path to Hollywood and has made an unlikely star of Zack Gottsagen, an actor who has Down syndrome....
00:51 2019-08-03

German far-right angry over ‘Hollywood’ letter ahead if vote An open letter signed by international film stars calling on residents of the German town of Goerlitz not to vote for a far-right mayoral candidate has drawn an angry response from his party...
15:51 2019-06-07

Barrymore Film Center will honor little-known ‘original Hollywood’ Realty Check rarely crosses the Hudson River. But we make an exception for this week’s beam-signing ceremony for the Barrymore Film Center in Fort Lee, NJ — a 21,500 square-foot, 260-seat cinema, muse...
05:51 2019-05-30

Hollywood Actor Uses 'Superpowers' To Help Save A Child From Flipped SUV When actor Danny Trejo came across the scene of an accident on Wednesday, he jumped into action, helping a mother pinned behind a smashed driver's door....
01:00 2019-08-10

Hollywood Diversifies After Rebuke Over Racial and Gender Inequality Major Hollywood studios, stung by recent criticism about racial and gender inequality across the film industry, have been implementing measures aimed at elevating talent from underrepresented backgrou...
02:34 2019-08-28

Hollywood Writers Struggle to Get on Same Page in Fight Against Agents Thousands of Hollywood writers fired their agents after the Writers Guild of America declared war on the big talent agencies. Now some writers have secretly gone back to their agents as the battle dra...
13:51 2019-07-20

Allow Penn Jillette to critique Hollywood's best (and worst) magicians It might be silly to believe in real-life magic, but it’d be even sillier to believe in movie magic. So, regardless of popping in to see a magician movie, one about wizards, or even biopics about real...
06:17 2019-07-20

Haley Lu Richardson Is Ready To Be One Of Hollywood's Leading Ladies "What's fun about acting is actually being on set and having those moments while the cameras are rolling where you really feel like you are a different person for a couple of minutes"...
14:00 2019-07-19

Once Upon A Time...In Hollywood cast has no idea what to do with this in-your-face cameraperson It sounds weird for people who don’t attend film festivals to hear that a film received a seven or eight-minute standing ovation, and that’s because it is. It’s really fucking weird. A standing ovatio...
01:51 2019-05-24

So extra: how the director's cut became Hollywood's best ruse to milk fans dry They used to come out years after the original – and be quite different. Now films such as Avengers: Endgame are released in ‘new’ versions weeks after the original – and fans are lapping them up Apoc...
01:00 2019-08-30

Once Upon a Time in Hollywood Is One of Quentin Tarantino’s Most Affectionate Films. It’s Also One of His Best How you respond to Quentin Tarantino’s dazzling elegiac fairytale Once Upon a Time in Hollywood—playing in competition here at the Cannes Film Festival—may depend on how much you lik...
18:51 2019-05-22

Can Leonardo DiCaprio and Brad Pitt save Hollywood? In an industry obsessed with franchises and superheroes, critics have suggested that Leo might be the last true film star Is Leonardo DiCaprio Hollywood’s last movie star? That was the thrust of a rec...
15:17 2019-08-05

Rocketmen, raves and rhapsodies: how the music biopic became a Hollywood hit Elton John is the latest rock star to get the movie treatment in Rocketman. When did singers become as bankable as superheroes at the box office?The doors swing open and through the smoke swaggers a f...
09:17 2019-05-24

The DeanBeat: The fears, complexities, and hopes of Hollywood games Lots of money is pouring into games, and the ties with Hollywood are getting tighter. Let's hope that Hollywood and games will reach its potential.Read More...
19:00 2019-08-30

Donald Trump launches attack on 'racist' Hollywood The president has claimed that the film industry is doing ‘a terrible disservice’ by releasing racist movies without giving any examplesDonald Trump has claimed that Hollywood is racist in a new attac...
19:00 2019-08-09

Jason Blum: This Is the Biggest Shift in Hollywood History For our project on the future of movies, the producer foresees his horror films living on in theaters, but something like his Oscar-winning “Whiplash”? Nope....
19:51 2019-06-20

Linda Hamilton Fled Hollywood, but ‘Terminator’ Still Found Her Decades after the first sequel, the 62-year-old actress hesitated to return to her iconic role: “I didn’t want my neighbors looking at me differently.”...
17:34 2019-09-03

Pink and red combos, Hollywood gold on the Emmys carpet Julia Louis-Dreyfus stunned in Hollywood gold, Zendaya donned an emerald silk gown with a provocative corset top and Kerry Washington went for sparkly tuxedo pants on Emmys carpet...
04:34 2019-09-23

How will a Hollywood boycott affect the Georgia film industry? After a controversial anti-abortion bill, studios and major stars have threatened to abandon a $9.5bn industry but many are urging them to stayGeorgia is facing a major challenge: Hollywood studios ar...
12:34 2019-06-04

Attica Locke, Novelist and TV Writer, Has Some Suggestions for Hollywood Locke, whose new crime novel is “Heaven, My Home,” would love to see television adaptations of Curtis Sittenfeld’s “Prep,” Madeline Miller’s “Circe” and more....
15:34 2019-08-29

If Hollywood adjusted its highest-grossing films for inflation, this would be the top 10 There's a reason the film industry doesn't measure the success of modern movies against those of the past — movie ticket inflation isn't an exact science....
18:51 2019-07-22

Visit E!'s True House of Hollywood Pop-Up Event Before THS Returns! Wondering what to expect from E!'s True Hollywood Story when the iconic series returns on Oct. 6? E! is inviting fans and future audiences to experience the narratives they'll watch play......
17:34 2019-09-25

Georgia stands to lose $9.2 billion in Hollywood business Initially, Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp dismissed the Hollywood actors criticizing the so-called heartbeat abortion bill he signed in early May as "C-list celebrities."...
05:51 2019-06-07

Dissent in Ranks of Hollywood Writers Who Fired Their Agents As television and movie writers find themselves in a standoff with the four major talent agencies, some of them want to push their unions in a new direction....
03:34 2019-07-16

Trump lashes out at ‘racist’ Hollywood while fundraising in the Hamptons President Trump lashed out and called Hollywood “racist” as he traveled between two high-dollar fundraisers in the Hamptons Friday. “Liberal Hollywood is Racist at the highest level, and with great An...
04:00 2019-08-10

Spider-Man: Far from Home: Hollywood’s fixation with Euro cliches The new Spider-Man is one pair of clogs from full European bingo – further solidifying cinema’s ongoing pursuit of stereotypes“I may not know much but I do know that Europeans love Americans,” Peter P...
19:51 2019-07-08

Actresses of color are banding together to fight for equal pay in Hollywood Actresses of color are getting more roles and acclaim, but not commensurate money. Recognizing that achieving change isn’t a solo act, they looked for help — and found it in each other. &...
18:17 2019-07-31

No Hollywood ending: Los Angeles property listed for $1bn sells at $100,000 The 157-acre lot in the Hollywood Hills has been the subject of complex litigation over who actually owns the propertyA billion dollars for an empty tract of land always sounded like a Hollywood fairy...
03:00 2019-08-22

Behind the Scenes of The Goldfinch, a Rare and Delicate Hollywood Specimen On a March day on New York city’s Upper East Side, producers huddle on the narrow first floor of an art gallery, studying their monitors and surrounded by pictures of flora and fauna. Eagles and...
03:34 2019-08-23

Tyler Perry says it's 'fine' he's 'ignored in Hollywood,' he knows his work is important Tyler Perry made history over the weekend by celebrating the grand opening of Tyler Perry Studios in Atlanta.        ...
01:51 2019-10-08

Hollywood's 10 top-grossing films ever, adjusted for inflation Is 'Avengers: Endgame' all that? These would be the 10 highest-grossing films if Hollywood recalculated the box office based on modern ticket prices.        ...
23:34 2019-07-22

Hollywood’s 2 Biggest Public Relations Firms to Merge PMK-BNC and Rogers & Cowan, whose clients include Denzel Washington, Chris Pratt and Katy Perry, join forces as competition from boutique firms intensifies....
18:51 2019-07-31

After ‘Anna,’ Hollywood needs to bump off the sexy hit-woman genre I have a simple litmus test for whether a female spy in a movie is legit. Is she effortlessly fighting off assailants while wearing stilettos? If so, my BS meter goes on high alert. “Anna,” the new th...
01:17 2019-06-21

The Original Men in Black Marked a Transition of the Hollywood Blockbuster When most of us think of the original Men in Black, it’s not that significant. It’s a blip on the blockbuster scale. A film that used Will Smith at his prime, had a hit pop song in its credits, and sp...
10:51 2019-06-05

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares at 1-wk top on conciliatory trade tone, stimulus hopes Asian shares jumped to a one-week high on Friday as the United States and China returned to the negotiating table to resolve their tariff dispute and on hopes central banks and governments will do mor...
10:00 2019-08-30

European and Asian chemical producers will benefit from reduced Saudi supply, analyst says David Begleiter, managing director of chemicals and agriculture at Deutsche Bank, discusses the potential long-term impact of the attacks on Saudi Arabia's crucial oil production facilities....
18:51 2019-09-18

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares inch up on China recovery, yuan fixing Gains by Chinese equities and the yuan's stronger-than-expected daily fixing helped lift a broad gauge of Asian shares above water on Monday, but firm gold prices underscored investor worries over ris...
07:34 2019-08-12

Asian Games: India's Mixed Team Relay Silver To Be Upgraded To Gold India's 4x400m mixed relay team of Mohammad Anas, Hima Das, Arokia Rajiv and M R Poovamma had won the silver at the Asian Games in Jakarta last year....
17:34 2019-07-20

UPDATE 1-Brazil's JBS posts strong second quarter results, bolstered by Asian demand JBS SA, the world's largest meatpacker, on Wednesday reported net income of 2.184 billion reais ($539 million) in the second quarter, beating analysts' expectations as an outbreak of African swine fev...
01:34 2019-08-15

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares firmer on improved Sino-U.S. trade tone, oil up 1% Asian shares started higher on Monday on hopes of an interim Sino-U.S. tariff deal after the two countries described their talks as "productive" and "constructive", while oil gained more than 1% as Mi...
06:34 2019-09-23

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares near 1-wk top on soothing trade tone, overall mood cautious Asian shares jumped to a one-week high on Friday as the United States and China showed a willingness to resolve their trade dispute by returning to the negotiating table, though lingering recession fe...
10:00 2019-08-30

Army Corps approves $778M plan to block Asian carp advance TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ commanding officer has endorsed a $778 million plan for upgrading a lock-and-dam complex near Chicago to prevent Asian carp from inv...
16:34 2019-05-24

Asian Shops Shun Huawei Phone Trade-Ins on Google Suspension Worries Mobile phone retailers in some Asian countries are refusing to accept Huawei devices for trade-ins, as more consumers look to offload their device on worries Google suspending business with the......
05:34 2019-05-23

Asian stocks bounce on Wall Street's Fed cheer; dollar stays weak Asian shares tracked Wall Street's rally on Wednesday, after U.S. central bank comments pointed to increasing prospects of an interest rate cut, boosting investor sentiment and pushing the dollar lowe...
07:17 2019-06-05

Asian Achievers Awards: Paralympics-GB coach and London chef among those shortlisted at ceremony An England cricketer, a Paralympics-GB coach and an award-winning London chef are among those in the running to take home trophies at the Asian Achievers Awards tonight....
22:00 2019-09-06

Asian stocks weaken as China's factory-gate prices fall sharply Most Asian stocks swung lower on Tuesday, weighed by Chinese markets after mainland factory-gate prices shrank at their fastest pace in three years while reports of German stimulus plans pushed global...
08:34 2019-09-10

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares fall on recession fears; eyes on Fed minutes Asian shares fell on Wednesday as fresh worries about a global recession led investors to dump risky assets, with U.S. President Donald Trump showing no signs of backing down in his trade war with Chi...
07:00 2019-08-21

Asian shares nudge higher on stimulus hopes, recession fears ease Asian shares extended their gains on Tuesday as hopes for stimulus in major economies tempered anxiety about a global recession, boosting riskier assets and drawing money from safe-havens such as bond...
06:00 2019-08-20

White couple gave birth to Asian daughter after fertility clinic mishap A white New Jersey couple who had a daughter through IVF were stunned when the baby developed “Asian features” — and a DNA test proved the husband was not the father, according to th...
02:34 2019-09-12

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian stocks hit six-week high on trade war hopes ahead of ECB Asian stocks hit a six-week high on Thursday on hopes for a thaw in U.S.-China trade frictions and expectations that the European Central Bank would kick off another wave of monetary easing by global ...
05:00 2019-09-12

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian stocks at 6-week highs as trade war gloom lifts before ECB Asian stocks advanced to a six-week high on Thursday on hopes for a thaw in U.S.-China trade relations and expectations that the European Central Bank would kick off another wave of monetary easing by...
11:00 2019-09-12

Malaysia to push Southeast Asian nations for long-term solution to smog Malaysia will push its Southeast Asian neighbors to strengthen cooperation in finding a long-term solution for smog wafted across the region from forest fires in Indonesia, its environment minister s...
17:17 2019-09-19

GLOBAL MARKETS-Caution grips Asian shares as Fed events loom large Asian shares flatlined on Wednesday as worries about global recession and endless trade wars wrestled with hopes for more monetary and fiscal stimulus to keep growth going....
10:34 2019-08-21

China gains, auto sector lift Asian shares, but sentiment fragile Asian shares rose on Tuesday, lifted by gains in China and as auto firms climbed on merger news, but broad uncertainties over trade and economic growth kept investor enthusiasm in check....
11:01 2019-05-28

Asian shares reel, bonds surge as Trump stokes recession risks Asian shares sank and sovereign bonds surged on Friday as investors feared U.S. President Donald Trump's shock move to slap tariffs on Mexico risked tipping the United States, and maybe the whole worl...
04:00 2019-05-31

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares buoyed by U.S. jobs, trade talks in focus Asian shares edged higher on Monday after data showed the U.S. unemployment rate dropped to the lowest in almost 50 years, easing concerns of a slowdown in the world's largest economy....
03:51 2019-10-07

Southeast Asian nations, among worst ocean polluters, aim to curb plastic debris Thai zero-waste advocate Thanaboon Somboon never leaves his home without what he calls a full "weaponry" of reusable shopping bags, coffee tumblers and stainless steel straws for his daily battle agai...
09:17 2019-06-21

Asian shares hit two-month lows as escalating Sino-U.S. trade row unnerves markets Asian shares extended their losses on Monday as a sharp escalation in the Sino-U.S. trade war kept finiancial markets on edge, while the Japanese yen and bonds held near recent peaks as nervous invest...
03:34 2019-08-05

Southeast Asian leaders emphasize economic strength in face of U.S.-China tensions Southeast Asian leaders agreed on Sunday to work together on regional economy and security to strengthen their positions amid growing U.S.-China tensions, as they wrapped up this year's first summit i...
13:51 2019-06-23

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian stocks hobbled by fading expectations for aggressive Fed rate cut Asian stocks struggled to rebound on Tuesday as investors came to terms with sharply reduced expectations the Federal Reserve will deliver a large interest rate cut at the end of July....
03:51 2019-07-09

Asian stocks slip amid persisting trade angst, political tensions Asian stocks slipped on Friday, as U.S.-Iran tensions and anxieties over Sino-U.S. trade talks left markets in the region struggling to match the euphoria on Wall Street over a possible U.S. interest ...
08:17 2019-06-21

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares falter as Trump-Xi trade jitters build Asian shares stumbled on Friday amid rising doubts that a highly anticipated meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping this weekend could lead to an easing of trade ...
07:51 2019-06-28

Harley-Davidson will team with Chinese firm to make motorcycle for Asian market Harley-Davidson Inc. and a Chinese firm will manufacture a "smaller, more accessible" motorcycle for sale at Harley dealerships in China next year.       ...
19:34 2019-06-19

Asian shares edge up, trade, geopolitical tensions cap gains; focus on Fed meeting Asian stocks inched higher on Monday, with a rebound in the Hong Kong market helping the mood, as investors remained cautious ahead of a closely-watched Federal Reserve meeting....
08:17 2019-06-17

CBOE to Offer FLEX Index Options with Asian and Cliquet Style Settlement CHICAGO and BONITA SPRINGS, Fla., March 1, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- In remarks made at CBOE's Risk Management Conference U.S. in Bonita Springs, Florida, CBOE Holdings President and Chief Operating Officer...
11:17 2019-05-22

Asian shares creep higher as wary investors await U.S. data, earnings Most Asian stock markets rose on Tuesday, but gains were limited as investors awaited U.S. retail sales data and corporate earnings to gauge the health of the world's biggest economy ahead of a likely...
10:34 2019-07-16

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares jump on Fed rate fever, trade war hope Asian share markets jumped on Wednesday as investors dared to hope the Federal Reserve would follow the lead of the European Central Bank and open the door to future rate cuts at its policy meeting la...
04:51 2019-06-19

Asian shares cheered by U.S. jobs data but traders fear trade talks Asian shares edged higher on Monday after data showed the U.S. unemployment rate dropped to the lowest in almost 50 years, easing concerns of a slowdown in the world's largest economy....
08:17 2019-10-07

Iran thrill female fans amid Asian qualifying goal rush Iran handed Cambodia a record-breaking 14-0 thrashing on an historic day in Tehran as goals flowed in World Cup qualifiers across Asia with Japan, South Korea and Australia securing comfortable wins o...
22:17 2019-10-10

Asian banks face threat from profit plunge, digital rivals: McKinsey Asia-Pacific banks must radically reform and slash costs or else they will eventually be forced to put themselves up for sale, as rapidly increasing competition from technology firms moving into banki...
18:51 2019-07-01

Asian stocks turn lower on lingering trade war fears, yuan slips Shares in Asia fell for an eighth straight session on Wednesday on lingering worries over the escalating U.S.-China trade war, but losses and nerves were soothed somewhat by White House assurances tha...
08:00 2019-08-07

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares, yuan off to calm start; focus on China Asian shares and the Chinese yuan were off to a cautious start on Monday as investors looked to how Chinese financial markets will react to the news the U.S. administration is considering delisting Ch...
06:00 2019-09-30

Job recruiter accidentally sent racist email to Asian-American woman after she set up interview: report An Asian-American woman from Chicago said she received a racist email from the vice president of a recruiting firm after scheduling an interview with the company, according to a Monday report.  ...
12:17 2019-07-02

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares inch up as investors await Trump-Xi meeting Share markets in Asia edged higher early on Friday morning as investors clung on to hopes that a highly anticipated meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping this we...
03:17 2019-06-28

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares mostly flat, Japan hurt by Sino-U.S. tensions Asian stock markets, including China's, were little changed on Monday, shrugging off news that the U.S. administration is considering delisting Chinese companies from U.S. stock exchanges....
06:00 2019-09-30

Kirsten Dunst receives star on Hollywood Walk of Fame Kirsten Dunst received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame during a ceremony attended by her husband, Jesse Plemons, and frequent collaborator, filmmaker Sofia Coppola....
17:00 2019-08-30

No longer ignored, Kirsten Dunst gets a star on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame During a recent appearance on on SiriusXM’s In Depth With Larry Flick to promote her addictive new Showtime series On Becoming A God In Central Florida, Kirsten Dunst stated that despite being in the ...
20:34 2019-08-30

Chernobyl star Jessie Buckley on keeping it real in Hollywood She's the radiant, scene-stealing star who draws adulation for every role she takes on. Jessie Buckley talks to Craig McLean about the joy of therapy, keeping it real and her very A-list friends...
10:00 2019-08-29

Hollywood pays tribute to 'great friend' Valerie Harper Valerie Harper, the Emmy-winning actress who parlayed a scene-stealing role on "The Mary Tyler Moore" show into her own hit series "Rhoda," died Friday after a lengthy battle with cancer....
10:34 2019-08-31

Hollywood takes on iconic racing story in ‘Ford v Ferrari' Academy Award winners Matt Damon and Christian Bale star in the film based on the true story of American car designer Carroll Shelby and British-born driver Ken Miles, who teamed up to build a revolut...
01:17 2019-06-04

'Batman' turns 30: How a superfan got Hollywood to redefine the Dark Knight Three decades after director Tim Burton's 1989 "Batman" film became a box office blockbuster and pop culture phenomenon, the decision to bring the Dark Knight to the big screen seems like it should ha...
20:17 2019-06-23

Jackie Wilson to Receive Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame No more “lonely teardrops!” Fans of Jackie Wilson have something to celebrate, as the man known as “Mr. Excitement” is getting a star on the coveted Hollywood Walk of Fame!...
03:00 2019-08-29

Hollywood has been failing Jennifer Lopez for decades – Hustlers proves it Her few outstanding roles have been buried in a sea of dross, such as Gigli and Maid in Manhattan. Could she finally be in with a chance of an Oscar?“This whole country is a strip club. You got people...
18:34 2019-09-23

Brad Pitt confirms that Tarantino is considering a Once Upon A Time… In Hollywood miniseries At the beginning of August, we reported that Once Upon A Time… In Hollywood actor Nicholas Hammond had claimed on a podcast appearance that director Quentin Tarantino was considering a “four-hour Netf...
22:34 2019-09-05

Hollywood legend Olivia de Havilland's Dior outfits up for auction A collection of 27 outfits worn by Hollywood legend Olivia de Havilland is going up for auction next month, some of which she wore on screen during her acting career more than 50 years ago....
09:00 2019-08-27

Marilyn Monroe statue stolen from Hollywood Walk of Fame A glittery statue of Marilyn Monroe was sawed off its perch and stolen from the “Four Ladies of Hollywood” gazebo in California this week, according to new reports. The figure, erected in 1994, depict...
14:51 2019-06-19

Netflix deal with Hollywood union promises better conditions for actors Netflix regularly works with unionized actors (they're ubiquitous in Hollywood), but usually on a show-by-show basis. Now, though, it's establishing a deeper connection. The service has sign...
11:51 2019-07-22

Hollywood studio Lionsgate to anchor massive Yonkers soundstage Lights, cameras … Yonkers?! The Hollywood film studio behind “The Hunger Games” and “John Wick” movies is slated to make its Westchester debut next year, becoming the lea...
03:34 2019-09-07

Hollywood's biggest talent agency owner is finally going public Ari Emanuel's talent agency owner Endeavor is finally going public. The company released it's long-awaited IPO prospectus on Thursday. The company will list on the New York Stock Exchange un...
04:17 2019-05-24

Is Universal Studios Hollywood's new Jurassic World ride better than the old one? When Universal Studios Hollywood closed Jurassic Park: The Ride to update it in 2019, fans were mad. Here's how the new Jurassic World ride compares.       ...
18:34 2019-07-15

Marilyn Monroe statue stolen from atop Hollywood art space A stainless steel statue of Marilyn Monroe that stood atop a two-story Hollywood public art space near the famous Walk of Fame for 25 years vanished Monday....
20:51 2019-06-20

Botswana hires Hollywood firm to fight elephant hunting PR The Botswanan government has enlisted a public relations firm with deep ties to Hollywood to push back against the bad publicity generated by the southern African nation’s decision to lift its ban on ...
01:34 2019-05-25

Ann Sarnoff, a Hollywood Outsider, Will Lead Warner Bros. Studio Ms. Sarnoff will succeed Kevin Tsujihara, who was ousted amid a sex scandal, as the leader of the storied studio behind “Casablanca” and “Wonder Woman.”...
21:01 2019-06-27

Hollywood, you are so on: Marianne Williamson's most surprising celebrity connections What do Elizabeth Taylor, Kim Kardashian and Oprah have in common? They've all crossed paths with spiritual presidential hopeful Marianne Williamson.        ...
18:34 2019-09-10

Brad Pitt Thinks He's Aging Out of Hollywood: "It's a Younger Man's Game" Is Brad Pitt ready to step away from Hollywood, permanently? Over the past few years, the Oscar winner has been taking time out of the spotlight, focusing instead on family life and......
02:51 2019-07-03

Hollywood Takes on the #BottleCapChallenge: See Ellie Goulding, John Mayer and More Who's up for a challenge this holiday weekend? As Fourth of July celebrations kick into high gear, a few famous faces in Hollywood are joining a movement that has quickly gone......
02:51 2019-07-03

Look: Judith Light receives star on Hollywood Walk of Fame Judith Light received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame during a ceremony attended by her husband, Robert Desiderio, former "Ugly Betty" co-star America Ferrera and "Transparent" creator Jill Solow...
19:34 2019-09-13

Apple, Psalm, Poet, Oh My! Revisiting Hollywood's Most Unique Kid Names In need of a standout name for your newborn? Look no further than Hollywood. After all, celebrity parents have been known to give their kids some pretty standout names, as evidenced by......
23:51 2019-05-30

Major Hollywood studios may reconsider Georgia business over abortion law The producer of the hit television series "The Walking Dead" and other major Hollywood film and TV studios said on Thursday they would reconsider locating productions in Georgia if a new state law res...
01:51 2019-05-31

RPT-NBA, 'South Park' episodes spotlight Hollywood's China dilemma China's removal of animated comedy "South Park" from online sites just as it dropped U.S. basketball broadcasts highlighted a tension familiar to Hollywood studios - the need to please Chinese authori...
19:51 2019-10-10

Lights. Camera. Prayer. A Mini-Hollywood Grows in Utah. Movies made by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints are an important part of a film and TV ecosystem in northern Utah. And there’s not an R-rating in sight....
16:51 2019-10-13

NBA, 'South Park' episodes spotlight Hollywood's China dilemma China's removal of animated comedy "South Park" from online sites just as it dropped U.S. basketball broadcasts highlighted a tension familiar to Hollywood studios - the need to please Chinese authori...
13:51 2019-10-10

Naomi Scott's Aladdin Tour Wardrobe Is Emblematic Of Hollywood's New Era Scott's stylist gives Vogue the lowdown on her looks, which were inspired by “Arabian fairytales, Middle Eastern royalty and the cultural map linking these to Aladdin”...
18:00 2019-05-22

Whoopi Goldberg Blasts Calls to Out Hollywood’s Trump Supporters You may not like Donald Trump and his many minions supporters, but “you don’t have the right” to invade their privacy by outing them on public forums. That was Whoopi Goldberg’s take on The View Tuesd...
04:00 2019-09-04

CIA's Instagram account following just 11 social media users -- mostly from Hollywood: reports The CIA’s official Instagram account, which was launched in April, was not following any other accounts until Thursday afternoon when it began following only 11 other Instagram users — most of them Ho...
10:51 2019-06-28

Emmys carpet lights up in reds, pinks and golden Hollywood Julia Louis-Dreyfus stunned in classic Hollywood gold, MJ Rodriguez of “Pose” slayed in a classic magenta gown and Jodie Comer of “Killing Eve” wore sleek white to the Emmys...
02:34 2019-09-23

Tyler Perry says he's 'ignored' in Hollywood, opens new studio in Atlanta: 'I know what I do is important' Tyler Perry has long been a proponent of non-conformity and in Hollywood, the seemingly prolific one-man band says because of this, the industry has overlooked the magnitude of his impact....
06:17 2019-10-08

Obamas make their Hollywood movie debut with 'American Factory' Barack and Michelle Obama made their Hollywood debut on Wednesday with a documentary set in industrial Ohio that film reviewers are calling compelling and timely....
03:34 2019-08-22

Why Hollywood should leave anime out of its live-action remake obsession From Disney's "Lion King" and upcoming "Cats" to Warner Bros' "Detective Pikachu," it's clear Hollywood is into live-action remakes right now. But anime is one area filmmakers may want ...
18:34 2019-08-10

Proof Margot Robbie Has Become Hollywood's Leading Style Star Margot Robbie has been dominating the fashion world with her fierce looks in recent months. The Oscar nominee has been all over the world lately as she promotes her new film, Once Upon a......
23:00 2019-08-01

Up Where We Belong: Zendaya’s All-Black Glam Squad Named One of the Top 15 in Hollywood Black-on-black-on-black....that’s the color scheme on one of the two covers of the Hollywood Reporter’s “Glam Squads” issue, featuring its seventh annual list of the Top 15 most influential hairstylis...
23:34 2019-09-26

Quentin Tarantino stands by Once Upon A Time… In Hollywood's arrogant Bruce Lee The controversial saga of Once Upon A Time… In Hollywood’s brief Bruce Lee scene is showing no signs of stopping, with director Quentin Tarantino now stepping in to say that he doesn’t think the scene...
04:00 2019-08-14

Jim Carrey to publish debut novel about inner darkness of (fictional) Hollywood actor Sound the Bob Honey alarm, another Hollywood actor is writing a novel that may or may not also be a thinly veiled excuse to say some real stuff! The Hollywood actor this time around is Jim Carrey, wit...
03:01 2019-10-04

Augmented reality offers an exciting future for Hollywood blockbusters There is a space for bigger than life illusions that can update a process, cut costs, and provide a powerful user experience…without headsets or gogglesRead More...
18:34 2019-06-08

Cannes warns movie buffs about ‘Once Upon a Time in Hollywood’ spoilers Once upon a time in Cannes . . . Quentin Tarantino’s hotly anticipated flick, “Once Upon a Time in Hollywood,” premiered at the French film festival Tuesday to a six-minute standing ovation. In an uno...
06:00 2019-05-22

Ed Buck Indicted After Two Overdose Deaths in West Hollywood Apartment A federal grand jury indicted Ed Buck, the notorious Democratic donor, on two federal drug charges regarding two cases in which men died of methamphetamine overdoses at his home in West Hollywood, Cal...
08:00 2019-10-03

Austrian-born Hollywood producer Eric Pleskow dies at 95 Austrian-born film producer Eric Pleskow, who was involved with the making of numerous Hollywood hits including “Platoon,” “Rocky” and “One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest,” has died at the age of 95...
23:00 2019-10-01

Hollywood has its free-speech moment in fight over movie spoilers Content creators have been trying to restrain what critics and consumers say about their movies online, particularly when it comes to plot revelations. Many in the media have pushed back....
01:34 2019-05-23

Glow season three makes a "Hollywood Homecoming," at the worst possible time After a complete break from the Fan-Tan and professional wrestling in the previous episode, the last thing GLOW needed in its next episode was more of a break from professional wrestling. Especially s...
10:34 2019-08-12

Once Upon a Time ... in Hollywood review - Tarantino's dazzling LA redemption song With Leonardo DiCaprio and Brad Pitt playing a TV actor and stuntman who cross paths with the Manson cult, Tarantino has created outrageous, disorientating entertainmentQuentin Tarantino’s exploitatio...
00:34 2019-05-22

Hollywood studio cancels 'The Hunt' movie release after criticism Universal Pictures on Saturday canceled the release of "The Hunt," a satirical thriller about a group of Americans who are captured to be hunted and killed for sport, following apparent criticism by P...
01:34 2019-08-11

Huawei unwanted: Asian shops shun phone trade-ins on Google suspension worries Mobile phone retailers in some Asian countries are refusing to accept Huawei devices for trade-ins, as more consumers look to offload their device on worries Google suspending business with the Chines...
14:00 2019-05-22

Chinese hacking group targets Southeast Asian governments with data-stealing malware A threat group responsible for a series of malware-based espionage attacks in Singapore and Cambodia has been increasingly targeting the Southeast Asian government sector to steal confidential data, n...
14:34 2019-10-02