Environment

Toyota logs record 1Q profit, cuts full year sales outlook

Aug 3, 2018

Toyota Motor Corp. quarterly profit up 7.2 percent to record $5.9 billion, helped by strong sales in the U.S. and other overseas markets

Report says Indonesia 'land swap' plan puts forests at risk

Jul 24, 2018

Researchers say Indonesian government "land swap" plan to give plantation companies new lands in exchange for restoring areas they destroyed could result in more tropical forests being cut down

Indonesia mob kills hundreds of crocodiles after man dies

Jul 16, 2018

A mob has slaughtered nearly 300 crocodiles at a breeding ground in Indonesia's West Papua province in retaliation for the death of a local man

Correction: US-China Tariffs-The Latest story

Jul 13, 2018

Correction: US-China Tariffs-The Latest story

UN official says N. Korea needs food, medicine, clean water

Jul 12, 2018

A senior U.N. official visiting North Korea is highlighting malnutrition, drinking water and a shortage of medicines as problems facing the country

Tesla announces deal for Shanghai factory

Jul 11, 2018

Tesla announces plans for Shanghai factory

Tesla will build its 1st factory outside US in Shanghai

Jul 11, 2018

Electric car producer Tesla will build its first factory outside the United States in Shanghai, becoming the first wholly foreign-owned automaker in China

China says it must 'counterattack' for US tariff hike

Jul 6, 2018

China says it must "counterattack" for a U.S. tariff hike on billions of dollars of Chinese goods in a spiraling trade dispute but gave no immediate details of possible retaliation

Japan nuclear agency urges measures to cut plutonium stocks

Jul 5, 2018

Japan's nuclear policy-setting body has endorsed a call for stricter management of its fuel recycling program to reduce its plutonium stockpile

China push to end reliance on US tech at trade fight's core

Jul 5, 2018

China push to end reliance on US tech at core of festering trade fight

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