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China police suspended after dining on salamander

China police suspended after dining on salamander

Jan 28, 2015

Shenzhen suspended 14 police officers and put a police chief under investigation on suspicion of feasting on an endangered giant salamander.

South Korea: We support free speech, with caveats

South Korea: We support free speech, with caveats

Jan 28, 2015

South Korea is cracking down on dissent as governments across Asia are taking similar steps, to the alarm of activists, democrats and many citizens. The FT reports.

Asian airlines: Despite oil we’re still raising fares

Asian airlines: Despite oil we’re still raising fares

Jan 27, 2015

Asian airlines are slashing fuel surcharges as oil prices hover at six-year lows, butcarriers are likely to bump up fares to maintain margins.

AirAsia probe vets control systems, crew response

AirAsia probe vets control systems, crew response

Jan 27, 2015

AirAsia crash investigators are examining maintenance records of its automated control systems, and how the pilots handle plane failures.

Are global brands throwing in the towel in Singapore?

Are global brands throwing in the towel in Singapore?

Jan 27, 2015

Singapore's cut-throat retail scene is pushing some international retailers to their limits.

Blowout: Apple crushes Wall St estimates

Blowout: Apple crushes Wall St estimates

Jan 27, 2015

The company blew past even the most optimistic of Wall Street estimates for both revenue and earnings.