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China says pig herd shrinks by 32% in July amid swine fever outbreak

China's pig herd shrank by 32.2% in July from the same month a year ago, its agriculture ministry said on Thursday, as African swine fever continues ...

China says pig herd shrinks by 32% in July amid swine fever outbreak

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African swine fever outbreak has cut Vietnam hog herd by 20%: USDA undersecretary African swine fever has killed off about 20% of Vietnam's hog herd, and it is not clear whether the outbreak has been contained, U.S. Department of A...
18:56, 2019-10-18

China's hog herd may drop by 55% from fatal swine fever: Rabobank China's hog herd fell by half in the first eight months of 2019 due to a devastating outbreak of African swine fever and will likely shrink by 55% by...
00:52, 2019-10-03

China's pig herd to recover in 2020 after African swine fever devastation: official China's hog production capacity should bottom out before the end of 2019 after outbreaks of African swine fever decimated the world's biggest pig her...
07:32, 2019-10-17

China confirms new African swine fever outbreak in Guangxi China's agriculture ministry said on Friday it had confirmed an African swine fever outbreak in Luchuan county in the southwestern region of Guangxi ...
13:20, 2019-07-05

China reports new African swine fever outbreak in Guangxi region China's southwestern region of Guangxi has confirmed a new outbreak of African swine fever, the agriculture ministry said on Saturday....
04:12, 2019-07-07

Russia reports African swine fever outbreak near China border A new outbreak of African swine fever has been found at a privately-held farm in a village in Russia's Primorsk region near the border with China, Ru...
10:52, 2019-09-20

China reports African swine fever outbreak in Hubei province China confirmed a new outbreak of African swine fever in Hubei province, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs said on Thursday....
12:16, 2019-07-11

China reports African swine fever outbreak in Yunnan province China's Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs on Friday confirmed a new outbreak of African swine fever in the southwestern province of Yunnan....
13:16, 2019-10-25

China reports new African swine fever outbreak in northwest province China reported another outbreak of the African swine fever on Sunday in its northwestern province of Gansu, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Aff...
19:24, 2019-10-13

China reports new African swine fever outbreak in Sichuan province China's agriculture ministry on Wednesday said a new outbreak of African swine fever had been confirmed in Sichuan province in the southwest of the c...
14:16, 2019-07-17

China reports new African swine fever outbreak in Xinjiang region China said on Monday it had confirmed a new outbreak of African swine fever in Xinjiang region, as the highly contagious disease spreads through the ...
10:42, 2019-04-09

Amid swine fever outbreak, Brazil beef plants set for Chinese inspections: sources Chinese health inspectors are expected to start evaluating four Brazilian beef plants on Thursday as part of a push to approve new meat exporters ami...
17:40, 2019-09-04

Hong Kong mulls South East Asia pig imports as pork prices jump on China swine fever outbreak Hong Kong is looking into importing live pigs from countries in Southeast Asia, including Malaysia, to supplement a dwindling supply from mainland Ch...
04:44, 2019-11-21

China vows to tackle dead pig scam amid swine fever epidemic Criminal gangs in China are faking outbreaks of African swine fever on farms free of the disease and forcing farmers to sell their healthy pigs at sh...
13:28, 2019-07-12

China vice premier urges hog production recovery amid swine fever Chinese Vice Premier Hu Chunhua has urged the country's main hog production areas to step up efforts to stabilize and recover production, state news ...
04:32, 2019-09-07

Japan culls 753 hogs to contain swine fever outbreak Japanese officials have culled 753 pigs in Saitama Prefecture north of Tokyo after detecting an outbreak of swine fever, the Yomiuri newspaper said o...
06:08, 2019-09-15

Indonesia swine fever outbreak kills more than 4,000 pigs More than 4,000 pigs have died after an outbreak of swine fever in the Indonesian province of North Sumatra, the head of the area's food security and...
13:20, 2019-11-06

Indonesia suspects outbreak of African swine fever An outbreak of African swine fever in Indonesia's North Sumatra province has been detected by laboratory tests carried out after the deaths of thousa...
10:52, 2019-11-08

Philippines declares first African swine fever outbreak near Manila Dead pigs found in some backyard farms in the Philippines tested positive for African swine fever, the country's agriculture chief said on Monday, th...
09:32, 2019-09-09

African swine fever outbreak spreads to fourth province An outbreak of African swine fever, a severe hemorrhagic disease of pigs, has spread to a fourth province in South Africa, the agricultural ministry ...
15:08, 2019-05-13

South Korea confirms African swine fever outbreak UK government says it expects disease to arrive within a year as China ditches pork tariffsSouth Korea is the latest country to confirm an outbreak o...
16:44, 2019-09-17

Philippines culls 7,000 pigs in outbreak of African swine fever Infected pigs found in two towns near capital Manila, as country becomes latest to be hit by diseaseThe Philippines has reported its first cases of A...
10:16, 2019-09-09

South Korea detects first African swine fever outbreak - ministry South Korea reported its first outbreak of deadly African swine fever at a pig farm in Paju, northwest of Seoul, its agriculture ministry said on Tue...
02:16, 2019-09-17

Thailand bans pig imports from Laos after African swine fever outbreak Thailand will ban pig imports from Laos for 90 days after its neighbor confirmed the first outbreak of deadly African swine fever, an official notice...
15:40, 2019-06-22

South Africa reports farm outbreak of African swine fever: OIE South Africa has detected an outbreak of African swine fever on a farm in North West province, the Paris-based World Organisation for Animal Health (...
11:52, 2019-04-10

Seoul: North Korea confirms African swine fever outbreak SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea is scrambling to prevent the spread of the highly contagious African swine fever on its pig industry after Nort...
10:16, 2019-05-31

Swine fever in Asia largest animal disease outbreak in history, experts say The FAO said in a report late Thursday that more than 3.7 million pigs in the region had been culled since the outbreak began in China last August....
18:48, 2019-06-21

Vietnam culls 2.5 million pigs to halt African swine fever outbreak: officials Vietnam has culled more than 2.5 million pigs to contain the spread of an African swine fever outbreak that is in danger of infecting every province ...
13:24, 2019-06-18

South Korea ramps up disinfection to protect against North's outbreak of African swine fever South Korea will boost disinfection measures to prevent an outbreak of African swine fever from spreading to its pig herd, after the disease was foun...
10:32, 2019-05-31

Vietnam says African swine fever outbreak slows, urges farmers to rebuild herds Vietnam has urged farmers to restore pig herds battered by an outbreak of African swine fever as the spread of the disease has shown signs of slowing...
09:32, 2019-10-17

China says African swine fever outbreaks slowing The number of fresh outbreaks of African swine fever in China has dropped significantly this year and pig production is gradually returning to normal...
06:56, 2019-07-04

Up to 200 million pigs to be culled or die from swine fever in China: Rabobank Up to 200 million pigs could be culled or die from being infected as African swine fever spreads through China, Rabobank said, by far the highest suc...
09:00, 2019-04-12

African swine fever in China more severe than previously thought: ADM CFO China's African swine fever outbreak is far more severe than previously thought and the full impact of the disease on animal feed producers has yet t...
20:04, 2019-11-13

China says making progress on African swine fever vaccine China will start work on clinical trials of an African swine fever vaccine, state media said on Friday, as the disease continues to spread through th...
09:28, 2019-05-24

China bans pig imports from Laos due to African Swine fever China said on Friday it has banned direct and indirect imports of pigs, wild boars and related products from Laos due to the first African swine feve...
11:00, 2019-06-21

Swine fever in China among risks to food markets - FAO/OECD The spread of a deadly pig disease in China that has disrupted the world's biggest pork market is one of the major risks to a well-supplied global ag...
15:44, 2019-07-08

China to ban imports of pigs from Cambodia due to African swine fever China will ban imports of pigs, wild boars and related products from Cambodia, its customs said on Monday, after the Southeast nation reported its fi...
09:28, 2019-04-29

China reports new African swine fever case in Ningxia China's Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs reported a new case of African swine fever on a farm in the northwestern region of Ningxia on Tuesd...
15:36, 2019-09-10

Germany: Schnitzel shortage predicted over swine fever in China A 50% collapse in Chinese pork production due to the swine fever epidemic could prompt price rises for schnitzel in Europe. A bidding war with the wo...
16:08, 2019-11-30

Sieren's China: Swine fever also has Europe over a pork barrel The current African swine fever crisis is an example of how dependent Germany is on China. If Chinese pig farmers cull their hogs the consequences ar...
16:08, 2019-05-06

China says African swine fever found on Hainan island China said on Friday that it had confirmed outbreaks of African swine fever in two locations in Hainan province, an island off the country's southern...
12:56, 2019-04-19

China bans pig imports from Slovakia due to African swine fever China has banned imports of pigs, wild boars and related products from Slovakia to prevent the spread of African swine fever from the European countr...
10:48, 2019-08-07

China has shown 'shortcomings' in bid to contain African swine fever: cabinet China has shown shortcomings in some aspects of preventing African swine fever, and the situation remains complicated and severe, the country's cabin...
14:12, 2019-07-03

South Korea braces for African swine fever outbreak after North Korea case South Korea readied on Friday to prevent an outbreak of African swine fever in its pig herd after the disease was found in North Korea, the latest As...
06:24, 2019-05-31

Thailand culls 200 pigs amid heightened fears over African swine fever Thailand has culled more than 200 pigs this week, authorities said on Tuesday, in the first such action amid heightened fears of a potential outbreak...
14:01, 2019-09-18

China to launch inspection on use of illegal African swine fever vaccines China's agriculture ministry said on Monday it will launch an investigation into the illegal production, sale and use of African swine fever vaccines...
08:28, 2019-11-18

China faces long struggle to tackle African swine fever: OIE It will take years for China to contain the deadly African swine fever virus that has spread throughout the country, which is the world's biggest por...
18:24, 2019-05-28

China urges large pig farms to test for African swine fever China will allow large-scale pig farms and breeding farms to test for African swine fever in a bid to help early detection of the disease, overturnin...
07:36, 2019-04-16

China reports new African swine fever case in Guangxi region China's Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs reported a new case of African swine fever on a farm in the southwestern region of Guangxi on Monda...
15:16, 2019-09-23

China's cabinet issues guidelines on African swine fever control China will promote large-scale pig farming and reduce the number of small pig farms, the country's cabinet said on Wednesday in guidelines on African...
12:16, 2019-07-03

China confirms new African swine fever case in Hubei province China on Thursday confirmed a new outbreak of African swine fever in the central province of Hubei....
14:16, 2019-08-01

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06:00, 2019-04-21

China to speed up subsidies for pigs culled due to African swine fever China's cabinet said on Wednesday it will speed up the distribution of subsidies for pigs that are culled due to African swine fever....
13:56, 2019-08-21

China confirms African swine fever outbreaks in Hainan province China said on Friday that it had confirmed outbreaks of African swine fever in two locations in Hainan province, an island off its southern coast....
12:08, 2019-04-19

China says African swine fever cases slowing; pig output returning The number of fresh outbreaks of African swine fever in China has dropped this year and pig production is slowly returning to normal, its vice agricu...
10:24, 2019-07-04

China to boost pork output as swine fever drives up prices BEIJING — China is launching a nationwide initiative to boost pork production following a price spike blamed on a devastating outbreak of African swi...
22:24, 2019-09-11

China reports new African swine fever outbreaks in Guizhou province China's southwestern province of Guizhou has reported new outbreaks of African swine fever in two villages, the agriculture ministry said on Friday....
17:48, 2019-06-21

Changing habits: China's pig farms clean up to beat swine fever A devastating outbreak of African swine fever that has killed millions of pigs in China is changing attitudes in a country where farm hygiene has oft...
07:24, 2019-07-16

Swine fever toll in China may be twice as high as reported, industry insiders say As many as half of China's breeding pigs have either died from African swine fever or been slaughtered because of the spreading disease, twice as man...
06:04, 2019-06-30

China detects African swine fever in pigs transported to Liaoning: Xinhua China detected African swine fever virus in live pigs being transported to the northeastern Liaoning province, the official Xinhua News Agency said o...
18:16, 2019-07-27

China finds African swine fever virus in pigs transported to Guangxi China detected African swine fever in pigs being transported to Guangxi region from outside provinces, the agriculture ministry said on Thursday....
12:40, 2019-08-08

China detects African swine fever in pigs illegally transported to Guizhou China said on Friday it had detected the African swine fever virus in pigs being illegally transported to southwestern Guizhou province....
12:40, 2019-05-31

China to reduce number of small slaughterhouses to better control African swine fever China's agriculture ministry on Tuesday said it will reduce the number of small-scale slaughterhouses to better prevent and control African swine fev...
05:12, 2019-11-05

China vice agriculture minister says African swine fever outbreaks slowing China's Vice Agriculture Minister Yu Kangzhen said on Thursday that outbreaks of deadly African swine fever had significantly slowed this year, and p...
05:44, 2019-07-04

China agriculture ministry says no proof natural compound prevents swine fever China's ministry of agriculture said on Thursday a company which claimed a natural compound was effective in preventing African swine fever did not h...
18:04, 2019-06-13

China to carry out checks on local authorities' ability to control swine fever China's agriculture ministry said on Monday it will carry out checks on the ability of local veterinary authorities to prevent and control the spread...
12:04, 2019-07-15

China to investigate local authorities' efforts to control African swine fever China's agriculture ministry said on Monday it will carry out checks on local veterinary authorities in 10 provinces as it tries to slow the ongoing ...
12:20, 2019-07-15

As swine fever fries China vaccine sales, Boehringer rewrites prescription for recovery Germany's Boehringer Ingelheim, the global No. 2 in animal health, is having to rebuild itself in China after a deadly pig disease decimated sales of...
10:04, 2019-11-14

China cuts 2019/20 corn use forecast by 2 million tonnes due to African swine fever China's agriculture ministry on Thursday said it was lowering its forecast for corn consumption in the 2019/20 crop year amid outbreaks of African sw...
13:00, 2019-08-12

Swine fever will hurt Brazil soy exports, lift China meat sales: minister Brazilian soy exports to China will definitely decline this year as African swine fever in the world's No. 2 economy cuts demand for the animal feed,...
22:48, 2019-04-22

China's pork imports to peak in 2022, driven by fatal swine fever: consultancy Global meat shippers have three years to make the most of the outbreak of a fatal pig disease in China before Chinese pork imports peak, according to...
22:32, 2019-11-06

China's pork imports to double in 2019 as swine fever hits local output: analyst China's 2019 pork imports are set to double from last year to 2 million tonnes, a Rabobank analyst said on Thursday, as African swine fever hits prod...
10:41, 2019-04-09

Brazil May chicken exports to China rise close to 50% amid ASF outbreak Brazilian chicken exports to China grew by 49% in May compared to the same period last year as the Asian nation imported more meat to deal with an ou...
16:12, 2019-06-07

Global pork prices rise amid China’s pig disease outbreak BEIJING — Hong Kong retiree Lee Wai-man loves pork fresh from the market but eats a lot less now that the price has jumped as China struggles with a ...
12:12, 2019-05-20

Third Bulgarian pig farm hit by African swine fever Bulgarian veterinary authorities said on Friday they will cull 30,000 pigs after detecting an outbreak of African swine fever at a breeding farm in n...
18:24, 2019-07-26

Fifth Bulgarian pig farm hit by African swine fever Bulgarian authorities said on Wednesday that they would cull 17,000 pigs after detecting an outbreak of African swine fever at a breeding farm in the...
12:32, 2019-07-31

African swine fever hits another pig farm in Bulgaria Bulgaria has detected another outbreak of African swine fever at a pig breeding farm near the north eastern city of Ruse, after the deadly virus was ...
13:08, 2019-07-24

Fourth Bulgarian pig farm hit by African swine fever Bulgarian veterinary authorities said on Tuesday that they would cull 17,000 pigs after detecting an outbreak of African swine fever at a breeding fa...
18:40, 2019-07-30

Quarter of world's pig population 'to die due to African swine fever' World Organisation for Animal Health warns spread of disease has inflamed worldwide crisisAbout a quarter of the global pig population is expected to...
18:28, 2019-10-31

Bulgaria reports new case of African swine fever Bulgaria has confirmed a new case of African swine fever among backyard pigs in the village of Novachene near the town of Pleven in the north of the ...
19:56, 2019-07-05

Laos confirms first cases of African swine fever - OIE Laos has reported its first cases of African swine fever (ASF), confirming outbreaks in the southern province of Saravane, the Paris-based World Orga...
16:12, 2019-06-20

Quarter of world's pig population 'to die of African swine fever' World Organisation for Animal Health warns spread of disease has inflamed worldwide crisisAbout a quarter of the global pig population is expected to...
13:40, 2019-10-31

Moldova reports two more outbreaks of African swine fever: OIE Moldova has reported two further outbreaks of African swine fever among backyard pigs, the Paris-based World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) sai...
17:04, 2019-08-08

Two more swine fever outbreaks detected in South Africa Two more outbreaks of African swine fever were detected in South Africa in April, its agriculture ministry said, following a spate of the disease in ...
17:28, 2019-05-06

Bulgaria confirms two cases of African swine fever Bulgaria has confirmed two cases of African swine fever among backyard pigs in the village of Zhernov near the town of Pleven in the northern part of...
14:04, 2019-07-04

Philippines reports more African swine fever outbreaks The Philippines' Department of Agriculture on Monday said it has detected more African swine fever outbreaks in the country, such as in a village in ...
14:36, 2019-09-23

Bulgaria reports six new outbreaks of African swine fever Bulgaria has reported new outbreaks of African swine fever among backyard pigs in six villages in the northern region of Pleven, the national food sa...
19:12, 2019-07-09

Thailand to ban pig imports from Myanmar over African swine fever Thailand will ban the import of pigs from Myanmar for 90 days, the country's livestock department told Reuters on Thursday, after the neighboring cou...
12:04, 2019-08-15

Philippines bans pig imports from Laos due to swine fever: WTO The Philippines has banned imports of pigs and pig products from Laos due to an African swine fever outbreak, it said in a filing published by the Wo...
12:48, 2019-07-02

North Korea says it’s fighting swine fever with quarantine SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea says it’s actively fighting the spread of highly contagious African swine fever weeks after it reported a...
04:56, 2019-06-12

Thailand puts 24 provinces on alert in swine fever watch Thailand has designated 24 provinces as "surveillance areas" for African swine fever and ordered strict animal controls in hopes of preventing an out...
10:48, 2019-09-27

First case of African swine fever reported in North Korea The first case of African swine fever has been reported in North Korea, South Korea's agriculture ministry said on Thursday, showing how the virus ha...
19:32, 2019-05-30

South Korea confirms new cases of African swine fever South Korea has confirmed new cases of African swine fever at hog farms in cities near the capital Seoul after the country's first outbreak of the d...
01:12, 2019-09-24

Meat infected by African swine fever found in UK for first time Highly contagious virus can live for months in processed meat and would have ‘devastating implications’ if passed to live pigsAfrican swine fever has...
19:44, 2019-07-11

EU fights 'urgent challenge' of African swine fever spread The European Union faces an urgent challenge in tackling an outbreak of African swine fever which threatens Bulgaria's pig breeding industry, a Commi...
19:28, 2019-08-08

South Korea confirms fifth case of African swine fever South Korea confirmed on Tuesday its fourth and fifth cases of African swine fever at hog farms near its northern border, just a week after it first ...
14:12, 2019-09-24

Philippines detects African swine fever infections in two more provinces The highly contagious and deadly African swine fever virus has spread to two more provinces in the Philippines, the world's 10th-largest pork consume...
10:36, 2019-10-18

African swine fever hits another pig farm in northeast Bulgaria Bulgaria has detected another outbreak of African swine fever at a breeding farm for pigs near the Danube city of Ruse in the north east of the count...
12:52, 2019-07-24

Spread of African swine fever in Bulgaria 'worrying': EU Commission The spread of African swine fever in Bulgaria, which threatens the Balkan country's pig breeding industry is worrying, an EU Commission spokeswoman s...
13:44, 2019-08-08

Philippine hog industry's losses from swine fever nearly $20 million a month The Philippine hog industry is losing nearly $20 million a month from African swine fever infections, agricultural officials said on Friday, after an...
08:52, 2019-10-25

A quarter of all pigs have died this year due to African swine fever The hunt is on for a vaccine for African swine fever, after a quarter of the world's domestic pigs have died this year, including half of all the pig...
19:20, 2019-11-05

South Korea confirms new case of African swine fever South Korea has confirmed a new case of African swine fever at a pig farm in a city near Seoul, after the country's first outbreak of the deadly viru...
14:36, 2019-09-23

African swine fever hits sixth pig farm in Bulgaria Bulgaria's veterinary authorities said on Friday they would cull 8,253 pigs after detecting an outbreak of African swine fever at a breeding farm in ...
20:28, 2019-08-02

US briefing: D-day anniversary, Mexico talks and swine fever spreads Thursday’s top story: Trump tests US-European relations as world leaders meet on Normandy beaches. Plus, the Raptors beat the Warriors on their home ...
12:20, 2019-06-06

Swine fever: Scientists warn quarter of world's pigs could die The president of the World Organization for Animal Health has called it the "biggest threat to any commercial livestock of our generation." The globa...
11:44, 2019-10-31

South Korea confirms second case of African swine fever South Korea has confirmed its second case of African swine fever at a pig farm near the country's border with North Korea, a day after the country's ...
00:40, 2019-09-18

African swine fever hits pig farm in northeast Bulgaria Bulgaria reported on Saturday an outbreak of African swine fever at a breeding farm for pigs near the Danube city of Ruse in the north east of the Ba...
13:08, 2019-07-20

About a quarter of the world’s pigs could die of African swine fever: official It’s really going to be hog heaven. About a quarter of the world’s pigs are expected to die of African swine fever — a complex disease th...
16:40, 2019-10-31

East Timor moves to contain African swine fever outbreaks East Timor is imposing restrictions on the movement of livestock to contain African Swine flu, its agriculture ministry said on Monday after reportin...
14:52, 2019-09-30

Vietnam says will have African swine fever vaccine 'soon', experts skeptical Vietnam said on Tuesday it has had initial success in creating a vaccine to fight African swine fever, which has infected farms throughout the Southe...
11:56, 2019-07-02

East Timor reports African swine fever outbreaks East Timor reported outbreaks of African swine fever last week, the first occurrence near its border with giant neighbor Indonesia of a virus that ki...
13:36, 2019-09-30

Philippines checks for African swine fever as pig deaths rise The Philippines has set up a crisis management team to determine if the deadly African swine fever virus has reached the country after officials dete...
08:56, 2019-08-19

Vietnam to mobilize military in fight against African swine fever Vietnam said it will mobilize its military and police forces to help combat the outbreak of African swine fever that has already resulted in the cull...
08:24, 2019-05-14

No country immune to risk of African swine fever spreading: OIE African swine fever will spread further across Asia where it has devastated herds, and no country is immune from being hit by the deadly animal virus...
19:32, 2019-10-30

Hong Kong reports African swine fever case Hong Kong government confirmed an African swine fever case on Friday night, in a further sign that the virus is continuing to spread beyond mainland ...
16:36, 2019-05-10

South Korean troops chase wild boar on DMZ in war on swine fever South Korea has ordered hundreds of soldiers manning the demilitarized zone (DMZ) on its border with North Korea to track and capture wild boars in a...
09:28, 2019-09-26

Hong Kong culls 6,000 pigs after African swine fever found Incurable virus detected in a pig imported from Guangdong province in mainland ChinaHong Kong will cull 6,000 pigs after its first ever case of Afric...
06:52, 2019-05-11

Hungary finds African swine fever in wild boar near Budapest Hungary's national food safety authority Nebih has found five cases of African swine fever in wild boar carcasses near Budapest, it said on Sunday....
14:56, 2019-09-29

African swine fever threatens French deli meats producers French deli meats makers are being squeezed by a surge in pork prices linked to an African swine fever epidemic that has decimated the pig herd in Ch...
15:32, 2019-05-23

'No way to stop it': millions of pigs culled across Asia as swine fever spreads Experts say region is losing the battle to stop the biggest animal disease outbreak the planet has ever faced South-east Asia is battling to contain ...
03:12, 2019-06-06

Dead pigs in Philippines test positive for African swine fever Dead pigs found in some backyard farms in the Philippines tested positive for African swine fever, the country's agriculture chief said on Monday, th...
07:48, 2019-09-09

UK institute, Belgian firm team up for African swine fever treatment Britain's Pirbright Institute is partnering with Belgian biotechnology company ViroVet to develop the first antiviral drugs that act against African ...
15:32, 2019-05-29

South Korea on highest alert after African swine fever found South Korea has raised its animal disease alert to the highest level after discovering its first outbreak of deadly African swine fever at a pig farm...
05:44, 2019-09-17

South Korea confirms fourth case of African swine fever South Korea confirmed on Tuesday its fourth case of African swine fever at a hog farm in a town 40 km (25 miles) north of its capital Seoul, just a w...
08:46, 2019-09-24

Vietnam culls 4.7 million pigs as African swine fever spreads Vietnam has culled about 4.7 million pigs to contain an outbreak of African swine fever that has spread to all 63 provinces in the Southeast Asian co...
13:36, 2019-09-06

South Korea confirms sixth case of African swine fever South Korea confirmed on Wednesday a sixth case of African swine fever (ASF) in a town, near its border with North Korea, the agriculture ministry sa...
14:20, 2019-09-25

Philippine farm official warns hog traders as swine fever spreads The Philippines' Department of Agriculture on Tuesday threatened legal action against hog traders ignoring strict animal quarantine rules as it confi...
08:52, 2019-10-01

The Guardian view on African swine fever: bad for people as well as pigs | Editorial The current outbreak, linked to smallholders, is likely to affect prices around the world. But supersized animal farms are not the answerIn the comin...
19:48, 2019-06-06

Animals farmed: Pet smuggling, animal testing and swine fever warnings Welcome to our monthly roundup of the biggest issues in farming and food production, with must-read reports from around the webAlmost a quarter of th...
13:28, 2019-11-07

Bulgaria to compensate owners who cull pigs to help stamp out swine fever Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borissov said the Balkan state's government will compensate owners who voluntarily cull their domestic pigs, as the co...
10:44, 2019-08-03

Bulgaria steps up measures to prevent spread of African swine fever Bulgaria has stepped up measures to prevent the spread of deadly African swine fever and protect the country's 600-million levs ($344 million) pig-br...
14:16, 2019-07-17

U.S. pork industry cancels convention over African swine fever fears The U.S. pork industry canceled its annual convention on Wednesday over concerns that international attendees could bring in an incurable hog disease...
18:32, 2019-04-10

South Korea confirms 13th case of African swine fever South Korea confirmed two additional cases of deadly African swine fever at pig farms in towns near its border with North Korea, the country's agricu...
05:28, 2019-10-03

Hong Kong reports second swine fever case, to cull 4,700 pigs Hong Kong has confirmed its second case of African swine fever, in a further sign that the virus is continuing to spread beyond mainland China, with ...
07:08, 2019-06-01

Greece bans pork imports from Bulgaria due to African swine fever Greece has banned imports of pork from its northern Balkan neighbor Bulgaria due to outbreaks of African swine fever, Bulgarian Agriculture Minister ...
14:56, 2019-07-26

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 pig...
13:24, 2019-06-20

Vietnam swine fever cull surges, 1.7 million pigs dead Vietnam culled a further 500,000 pigs over the past two weeks to tackle an oubreak of African swine fever, taking the total killed so far to 1.7 mill...
08:08, 2019-05-27

UK economy shrinks amid Brexit uncertainty The contraction was the first since 2012 and comes ahead of the UK's planned exit from the European Union. Chancellor of the Exchequer Sajid Javid pr...
14:52, 2019-08-09

China's pig herd in Sept down 41.1% from year earlier China's pig herd in September was 41.1% smaller than it was a year earlier, the agriculture ministry said on Monday, as a year-long African swine fev...
11:48, 2019-10-14

Big, fast cull in South Korea over swine fever raises safety concerns An extensive, rapid slaughter of hogs to control an outbreak of African swine fever has sparked concern over whether South Korea is prepared to dispo...
11:36, 2019-11-14

Vietnam culls 1.2 million pigs as African swine fever spreads nationwide Vietnam has culled more than 1.2 million farmed pigs infected with African swine fever, the government said on Monday, as the virus continues to spre...
15:08, 2019-05-13

Bulgaria has failed to halt spread of African swine fever in threat to pig industry Bulgaria has failed to contain the spread of African swine fever, its deputy agriculture minister said on Wednesday amid concerns that the Black Sea ...
12:08, 2019-08-07

Canada, U.S. reach deal to continue pork trade if swine fever is detected In the event of an outbreak, the agreement allows the countries to continue trade in various pork products — including meat, live animals and byprodu...
21:00, 2019-05-23

South Korea confirms two new African swine fever cases, now 13 in all as disease spreads South Korea's agriculture ministry said on Thursday two more suspected cases of African swine fever have been confirmed as the deadly hog disease at ...
10:16, 2019-10-03

As Swine Fever Roils Asia, Hogs Are Culled and Dinner Plans Change An African swine fever outbreak that had been centered in China is rapidly spreading to neighboring countries, pushing up prices of pork, a staple in...
13:04, 2019-05-14

Livelihoods of millions in East and Southeast Asia at risk from Swine Fever epidemic The rapid spread of African Swine Fever (ASF) across East and Southeast Asia is threatening the food security and livelihoods of millions of househol...
18:56, 2019-07-02

A quarter of the world's pigs expected to die from swine fever, scientist warn A quarter of the world's pigs are expected to be wiped out by African swine fever, according to the World Organisation for Animal Health....
14:04, 2019-10-31

North Korea steps up measures to prevent spread of African swine fever North Korea has stepped up measures to prevent the spread of the highly contagious and deadly African swine fever, its main state newspaper said on W...
05:48, 2019-06-12

Vietnam culls 2 million pigs, urges whole nation to fight swine fever Vietnam said on Friday it has culled 2 million pigs in a bid to curb an outbreak of deadly African swine fever and called on the entire nation to joi...
10:32, 2019-05-31

Serbia reports suspected African swine fever cases in backyard pigs Serbia has reported four suspected outbreaks of African swine fever among backyard pigs, the Paris-based World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) s...
13:00, 2019-08-12

South Korea on high alert after 1st African swine fever case found South Korea has raised its animal disease alert to the highest level after its first outbreak of deadly African swine fever at a pig farm in Paju, a ...
03:48, 2019-09-17

eSwatini bans imports of live pigs from countries affected by African swine fever The Kingdom of eSwatini, formerly known as Swaziland, banned imports of live pigs on Monday from countries that test positive for African Swine Fever...
11:08, 2019-06-17

African swine fever helps drive world food prices to two-year high The slaughter of half of China’s pigs due to the African swine fever virus raging across Asia and Europe has helped drive world food prices to a two ...
17:36, 2019-12-05

African swine fever hits industrial farms in Vietnam, 2.8 million pigs culled Vietnam has culled nearly 10% of its pig herd to contain an African swine fever outbreak that has started hitting large-scale industrial farms, the g...
11:32, 2019-06-25

South Korea confirms 2nd case of deadly African swine fever, pledges vigilance South Korea has confirmed a second case of African swine fever at a pig farm near the border with North Korea, a day after reporting its first-ever o...
03:48, 2019-09-18

South Korea confirms second case of deadly African swine fever, pledges vigilance South Korea has confirmed a second case of African swine fever at a pig farm near the border with North Korea, a day after reporting its first-ever o...
08:13, 2019-09-18

Dead pigs in Philippines' backyard farms found positive for African swine fever virus Dead pigs found in some backyard farms in the Philippines tested positive for the African swine fever virus, the country's agriculture chief said on ...
05:56, 2019-09-09

China flies in 900 Danish breeding pigs to replenish herd One of China's top pig farming companies imported 906 breeding pigs from Denmark this week, China's customs said on Wednesday, in the first import of...
06:48, 2019-10-10

China flys in 900 Danish breeding pigs to replenish herd One of China's top pig farming companies imported 906 breeding pigs from Denmark this week, said China's customs on Wednesday, in the first import of...
14:16, 2019-10-09

A stream along the South Korean border turned red after the government slaughtered thousands of pigs infected with swine fever Yeoncheon Imjin River Civic Network South Korean residents near the North Korean border uncovered a long stream of blood flowing toward one of Seoul'...
22:16, 2019-11-13

Thursday’s Daily Brief: ambulance attack in Libya, #GlobalGoals defenders, human rights in Cambodia, Swine Fever On Thursday, we cover: a tragic attack against an ambulance in Libya; six new advocates for the 17 Sustainable Development Goals; a call for a change...
23:52, 2019-05-09

US trade deficit shrinks to $50.8 billion in April, but gap with China rises WASHINGTON (AP) — US trade deficit shrinks to $50.8 billion in April, but gap with China rises....
14:40, 2019-06-06

Scarlet fever outbreak in UK sickens hundreds: report An outbreak of the highly contagious scarlet fever has reportedly sickened hundreds of people across England and Wales, according to a report....
17:36, 2019-12-09

Bangladesh struggles with worst outbreak of dengue fever Bangladesh is grappling with its worst outbreak of dengue fever, with hospitals packed with patients as the disease spreads rapidly in the densely-po...
17:44, 2019-08-01

Tuesday’s Daily Brief: Hunger crisis in DR Congo, Swine Fever in Asia, Venezuela death investigation call, updates on Eritrea and Syria This Tuesday, UN News covers: Growing food crisis in DR Congo; Swine Fever threatens millions of livelihoods in Asia; Human Rights Council told of pe...
23:12, 2019-07-02

Chinese official warns pig fever outbreak still ‘grim’ despite slowing significantly The death toll from a disease outbreak in China’s pig herds has “significantly slowed" but the situation is still “complicated and grim,” a deputy ag...
18:16, 2019-07-04

South Korea uses snipers, drones to stop swine fever spreading from North Korea Feral hogs are thought to be a main reason for its spread, and North Korea has been snubbing the South's repeated calls for joint quarantine efforts,...
05:16, 2019-10-17

South Korea confirms new cases of African swine fever in North Korea border town South Korea on Wednesday confirmed two additional cases of African swine fever at pig farms in Paju, a town near its border with North Korea, the cou...
06:28, 2019-10-02

South Korea confirms 6th case of African swine fever; another suspected case tests negative South Korea on Wednesday confirmed a sixth case of African swine fever in a town near its border with North Korea, while another suspected case teste...
15:40, 2019-09-25

Worst-ever dengue outbreak in Bangladesh; nearly 10,000 cases in July alone In Dhaka, the epicenter of the outbreak, panic has spread as officials struggle to contain the mosquito-borne virus....
15:52, 2019-07-31

Britain 'teetering on edge of recession' after economy shrinks amid Brexit uncertainty Brexit turmoil has helped condemn Britain's economy to its first quarterly slump in more than six years, official figures reveal today....
19:20, 2019-08-09

Complaints against NYPD hit 5-year high amid anti-cop fever Complaints against the NYPD have hit a five-year high, spiking nearly 20% since last year — further evidence of the simmering “anti-cop sentiment” pe...
01:48, 2019-09-19

CDC: 102 people ill with E. coil amid outbreak The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Wednesday that 102 people in 23 states have fallen sick with E.coil amid an outbreak linked ...
04:16, 2019-12-05

More patients diagnosed amid Legionnaires’ outbreak GROVE CITY, Ohio (AP) — Health officials in Ohio say 10 people have now been diagnosed with Legionnaires’ disease amid an outbreak at a recentl...
00:20, 2019-06-05

Amid a new outbreak, revisiting Ebola’s ravages Richard Preston’s horrifying account of the 2014 epidemic offers warnings for the current crisis....
22:28, 2019-08-02

Amid U.S. measles outbreak, who needs an additional dose of the vaccine? The United States is in the midst of its largest measles outbreak in 25 years, with the disease mainly hitting people who have failed to receive the ...
17:08, 2019-05-06

More Than 700 at 2 California Universities Under Quarantine Amid Measles Outbreak The number of staff members and students who were under quarantine on Friday was up by about 400 from the day before, according to the authorities....
03:44, 2019-04-27

Another yeshiva closed in Brooklyn amid measles outbreak The city Health Department shuttered another Brooklyn yeshiva on Wednesday for refusing orders to fight the measles outbreak, officials said....
05:00, 2019-05-09

More than 75,000 pounds of salad recalled amid E. coli outbreak A New Jersey-based food producer has recalled more than 75,000 pounds of salad products after at least 17 people have been infected with E. coli in e...
08:48, 2019-11-22

Over 165,000 pounds of ground beef recalled amid E. coli outbreak Meat producers in Georgia and Illinois have issued the recalls after products shipped to distributors tested positive for E. coli contamination....
15:40, 2019-04-25

CDC warns public to 'particularly' avoid e-cigarettes with THC amid illness outbreak Government scientists have uncovered data from two states that suggests vaping devices containing THC, the high-inducing chemical in marijuana, are l...
19:36, 2019-09-27

Amid salmonella outbreak, CDC warns: Don't 'kiss or snuggle' chickens The federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is warning people not to “kiss or snuggle” chickens after an outbreak of salmonella that has a...
13:08, 2019-05-22

At least 5 people in NJ hospitalized amid romaine lettuce E. coli outbreak A total of seven people from Atlantic, Burlington, Camden, Cumberland and Ocean counties have been infected with the potentially deadly strain, which...
20:36, 2019-12-05

Explainer: Amid U.S. measles outbreak, who needs an additional dose of the vaccine? The United States is in the midst of its largest measles outbreak in 25 years, with the disease mainly hitting people who have failed to receive the ...
15:48, 2019-05-06

Camps harden vaccine rules amid US measles outbreak As the United States battles its worst measles outbreak in 25 years, summer camps are tightening their policies on vaccines, with some prepared to tu...
21:52, 2019-05-23

Trump's conspiracies are reaching a fever pitch amid revelations that the whistleblower went to Congress before filing their complaint Reuters Trumpworld flew into a frenzy after The New York Times published a story revealing that a CIA officer who filed a whistleblower complaint aga...
16:12, 2019-10-03

Russia reports ASF outbreak near its border with China An outbreak African Swine Fever (ASF) has been detected at a small farm in Russia's Primorsk region near its border with China, Russia's agriculture...
16:48, 2019-08-05

Ohio has first confirmed case of measles in 2 years amid nationwide outbreak Ohio had its first confirmed case of measles in two years amid a nationwide outbreak of the disease, according to a new report. The infected person, ...
21:52, 2019-07-12

Amid Measles Outbreak, Quarantine Is Ordered at U.C.L.A. and California State-Los Angeles More than 200 university students and employees in Los Angeles County may have been exposed to measles and were given quarantine orders this week....
04:16, 2019-04-26

U.C.L.A. and California State-Los Angeles Order Quarantines Amid Measles Outbreak More than 200 university students and employees in Los Angeles County may have been exposed to measles and were given quarantine orders this week....
23:12, 2019-05-21

CDC urges people to avoid vaping THC amid lung disease outbreak The CDC is urging people to stop vaping THC products as the death toll from a related lung disease rose again with no sign of abating....
20:44, 2019-09-27

Pols push to end religious exemptions for vaccinations amid measles outbreak A group of pols pushing legislation that would end non-medical exemptions for vaccines statewide put faces on their fight Tuesday – rolling out kids ...
00:12, 2019-05-29

Health Department closes Queens yeshiva amid measles outbreak Health officials ordered a Queens yeshiva closed Monday as New York City struggles to contain the nation's worst measles outbreak in a generatio...
00:44, 2019-05-14

Anti-vax teen that fought ban amid chickenpox outbreak loses in court—again Child with chickenpox rash on her back held by her mother. (credit: Getty | Photofusion) Judges in Kentucky have handed down another legal defeat to ...
23:00, 2019-07-01

The FDA just leveled a stark warning against using any vapes containing THC amid an outbreak of lung disease AP Photo/Steve Helber The FDA is warning consumers not to use any THC-containing vapes, whether purchased on the street or in retail stores, amid a l...
22:08, 2019-10-04

Robert Kennedy Jr. stands behind anti-vaxxers amid measles outbreak Robert Kennedy Jr. joined anti-vaxxers in Albany Tuesday railing against the proposed strengthening of New York’s vaccination law amid the worst meas...
03:28, 2019-05-15

Vaccine rates climb on ‘hippie’ island amid measles outbreak VASHON ISLAND, Wash. — Sarah Day is a school nurse with “street cred” when it comes to the polarizing issue of vaccines on an idyllic island in Washi...
14:24, 2019-05-20

NYC orders mandatory vaccinations for areas of Brooklyn amid measles outbreak New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio declared a health emergency in areas of Brooklyn on Tuesday and ordered mandatory vaccinations for those who may h...
18:36, 2019-04-09

Trump moves to ban flavored e-cigarettes amid deadly illness outbreak President Trump said Wednesday that his administration will ban e-cigarette flavors, taking a step to address widespread concern as a mysterious lung...
22:36, 2019-09-11

China reports H5N6 bird flu outbreak in Xinjiang China has confirmed an outbreak of highly pathogenic H5N6 bird flu in Horgos in the far western Xinjiang region....
11:32, 2019-06-04

Recalls over cooked chicken products expanded amid listeria outbreak probe The products affected are sold under various brand names, and some may have been sold all across Canada....
23:28, 2019-10-03

NYC health officials warn against 'measles parties' amid biggest outbreak in decades A public health emergency was declared in New York City on Tuesday due to a measles outbreak — and health officials are warning against the idea of "...
23:56, 2019-04-09

New York City cites 84 people for refusing to vaccinate amid measles outbreak New York City cited 84 people for refusing to vaccinate as the ongoing measles outbreak worsens, the city's health department said Tuesday....
22:16, 2019-05-07

Archer Daniels expands flour recall to Pillsbury amid E.Coli outbreak ADM Milling Co. is recalling its third brand of flour, Pillsbury, as part of an ongoing outbreak of E.coli, according to the FDA....
17:00, 2019-06-17

Walmart to stop selling e-cigarettes amid national outbreak of vaping illnesses NBC — Walmart announced Friday it will phase out sales of electronic cigarettes in all stores, including Sam’s Club stores. The retail gi...
22:24, 2019-09-20

Frozen tuna sold in New York, Connecticut recalled amid salmonella outbreak A Louisiana company has issued a recall for frozen ground tuna over concerns about potential salmonella contamination after the health officials rece...
17:40, 2019-04-17

New York governor urges halt to all vaping amid lung disease outbreak NEW YORK — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo asked the state’s Department of Health to issue guidance that will urge people to stop vaping amid ...
01:24, 2019-09-09

Upstate summer camps turning away unvaccinated kids amid measles outbreak There’ll be less “Kumbaya” at New York’s summer camps this year. As the U.S. fights its worst measles outbreak in 25 years — with N...
23:20, 2019-05-24

US officials urge some adults to get revaccinated against measles amid worst outbreak in 25 years Most adults should be protected from the measles, though some may need to be vaccinated amid the worst year for the disease in 25 years, the Centers ...
23:20, 2019-04-30

NYC health department closes a child care center amid measles outbreak New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio last week declared measles a public health emergency and ordered mandatory vaccinations for people living in Brook...
23:32, 2019-04-15

China says plague outbreak risk minimal after two new cases in Beijing Chinese health officials say the risk of an outbreak of pneumonic plague is minimal after two new cases were confirmed this week in Beijing, the offi...
04:44, 2019-11-14

NY county considers next steps after judge rules against emergency order amid measles outbreak Leaders in Rockland County, N.Y. are weighing their legal options after a judge ruled against banning unvaccinated children from public places. Todd ...
10:42, 2019-04-09

Trump administration readies ban on flavored e-cigarettes amid outbreak of vaping-related deaths An outbreak of a mysterious vaping-linked lung disease has sickened hundreds and killed at least six people....
22:24, 2019-09-11

Consumers should avoid e-cigarettes amid outbreak of deadly vaping disease, CDC tells Congress A House panel called an emergency hearing looking into a mysterious lung disease that has sickened at least 530 people and killed at least nine....
18:04, 2019-09-24

Anti-vaxxers continue spreading wild conspiracy theories amid measles outbreak BROOKLYN, NY - JUNE 04: Anti-vaccine activist Del Bigtree speaks with journalists before entering an anti-vaccine symposium on June 4, 2019. (credi...
23:52, 2019-06-06

Ebola Cases Rise in Congo Border City Amid Fears of Outbreak Spreading (KINSHASA, Congo) — The 1-year-old daughter and the wife of the man who died of Ebola in Congo’s city of Goma this week have tested posit...
21:12, 2019-08-01

Vaper beware: THC cartridge buyers do extra research amid lung illness outbreak Seasoned vapers like to know exactly what is in the cartridges they buy, especially if they vape THC, the main psychoactive ingredient in marijuana. ...
06:28, 2019-09-27

Two patients diagnosed with plague in China as officials scramble to prevent outbreak Two people in China have been diagnosed with the plague, the second time in recent months the highly contagious disease – which caused the ancient Bl...
14:08, 2019-11-13

China says plague outbreak risk minimal after two new cases in Beijing: media Chinese health officials say the risk of an outbreak of pneumonic plague is minimal after two new cases were confirmed in the capital Beijing this we...
01:24, 2019-11-14

More Americans care about July 4th than US-China drama The whole country will be anxiously monitoring US trade talks with China this weekend as President Trump meets with his Chinese counterpart, Xi Jinpi...
04:40, 2019-06-27

South Africa resumes beef exports to China after foot and mouth outbreak South Africa has resumed beef exports to China after an outbreak of the highly contagious foot and mouth disease (FMD) in January halted trade, offic...
11:12, 2019-07-30

New York poised to end religious exemption to vaccine mandates for schoolchildren amid worst measles outbreak in decades ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York poised to end religious exemption to vaccine mandates for schoolchildren amid worst measles outbreak in decades....
00:40, 2019-06-14

Black Death outbreak feared in China as fourth person contracts bubonic plague Chinese officials confirmed the farmer has been diagnosed with bubonic plague in central Mongolia amid growing fears of a larger outbreak...
14:28, 2019-11-28

Woman files lawsuit amid E. coli outbreak linked to ground beef, says she suffered kidney failure, seizures Melissa Carmicle is seeking damages in excess of $75,000 from K2D Foods, alleging that her kidneys began to fail, and that she began having seizures,...
15:08, 2019-04-26

China trade war could make next year's July 4 fireworks fizzle The fireworks industry is warning that a continued trade war with China could make next year’s Fourth of July displays fizzle early. The vast majorit...
07:00, 2019-07-04

Watch: GFriend releases 'Fever Season' EP, 'Fever' video K-pop stars GFriend released a new EP, "Fever Season," and a desert-themed video for the single "Fever."...
17:24, 2019-07-01

Hay fever symptoms: This is the scientific reason hay fever is making you sleepy HAY fever symptoms can be incredibly annoying, especially when they make it hard to stay awake....
15:36, 2019-06-26

Ebola: Rwanda-DRC border open amid outbreak in border city Hours after a third case of Ebola was reported in the Congolese border town of Goma, a Rwandan minister said the country's border with the DRC had be...
00:00, 2019-08-02

CBOE JULY 2009 VOLUME AVERAGES 4.3 MILLION CONTRACTS PER DAY; JULY TRADING VOLUME UP FROM JUNE 2009, DOWN FROM RECORD JULY 2008 Chicago, August 3, 2009 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today reported that trading volume for July 2009 averaged 4.3 million contracts p...
16:12, 2019-05-01

Amid US-China trade war, Americans need to know who they're dealing with China is a bad actor that has no interest in making the lives of Americans better, and American politicians on both sides should be quick to remember...
02:36, 2019-05-16

China's exports to US fall amid trade war China's exports to the US were down year-on-year in August. The dive follows July's surprise growth and comes amid a high-pressure campaign by Washin...
10:12, 2019-09-08

US-China relations near new low amid trade battle WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. and China have gone through rough patches before but U.S.-Chinese relations may be testing a new low. The world’s tw...
06:12, 2019-05-11

Amid trade war, China’s Xi talks up economy BEIJING (AP) — Amid the trade war with the United States, Chinese President Xi Jinping is expressing confidence in the resilience of the Chinese econ...
09:00, 2019-06-05

Standing Out From the Herd In some species, individual animals can be distinguished by unique identifiers, not unlike human fingerprints....
17:12, 2019-07-08

China's yuan slips to 11-year low amid trade war China's yuan has slumped to an 11-year low following the latest threat from US President Donald Trump to slap more tariffs on Chinese imports. The di...
10:40, 2019-08-05

U.S. plans more aid for farmers amid China trade spat CHICAGO/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue said on Friday that President Donald Trump had asked him to create a pla...
20:16, 2019-05-11

China’s investment in US drops 83% amid growing mistrust WASHINGTON (AP) — Chinese direct investment in the United States dropped 83% last year, pushed down by growing mistrust between the world’s two...
06:24, 2019-05-08

Dow Jones drops over 600 points amid US-China trade war Stocks are closing sharply lower as an escalating trade war between the US and China rattles investors. Technology companies, which do a lot of busin...
22:44, 2019-05-13

China's GDP growth slumps to 27-year low amid trade war with US China's second-quarter growth has slowed to 6.2%, its weakest rate in almost three decades. The figure reflects trade pressure from the US and weaken...
10:56, 2019-07-15

The Latest: Amid trade war, China’s Xi heads to Moscow NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on rising trade tensions between the U.S. and China (all times local): 12:20 p.m. Chinese President Xi Jinping is talking ...
18:40, 2019-06-05

Stocks tumble amid worries of a U.S.-China tech war A stern condemnation by Beijing of the recent U.S. blacklisting of Huawei Technology has investors concerned about a technology war between the two e...
19:08, 2019-05-23

Trade talks between U.S., China take place amid tension Another flashpoint has been a widening controversy over a tweet from a U.S. National Basketball Association official. His backing of Hong Kong democr...
03:56, 2019-10-08

China’s US imports plunge 31% from last year amid tariff war BEIJING — China’s imports from the United States plunged in June amid a tariff war with Washington while exports to the U.S. market weakened. I...
12:08, 2019-07-12

China’s greenhouse gas emission targets at risk amid trade war with U.S. China, the world's biggest producer of climate-warming greenhouse gases, has pledged to bring its emissions to a peak by around 2030....
08:40, 2019-08-30

US warns China, Russia over Arctic amid environmental shifts ROVANIEMI, Finland (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says the Trump administration is moving to assert America’s presence in the Arcti...
16:36, 2019-05-06

China’s economic growth cools further amid ongoing tariff war with U.S. Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping agreed last month to resume negotiations. But economists warn the truce is fragile because the two sides face ...
05:48, 2019-07-15

China detains another Canadian citizen amid diplomatic tension A Canadian citizen has been detained in China, Canada's government has said. It comes amid a period of tense diplomatic relations between the two cou...
02:44, 2019-07-14

Trump increases tariffs on China amid escalating trade war President Trump retaliated against China’s new tariffs Friday afternoon, declaring that he would increase existing and future levies on Chinese goods...
00:08, 2019-08-24

Trump reveals $16B farm aid package amid trade war with China WASHINGTON — President Trump announced $16 billion in fresh aid to help farmers and ranchers who have been hurt by his year-long trade war with...
23:56, 2019-05-23

Philippines' Duterte to visit Beijing amid China sea tensions Philippine President Duterte is once again visiting China, this time to discuss contentious issues like the territorial row over the South China Sea....
19:44, 2019-08-27

Trump gloats that more food will be sold amid trade war with China President Trump gushed about his trade deal with China — and boasted that so much more food will be sold that US farmers will have to step thin...
03:16, 2019-10-13

Hong Kong prepares for China's National Day amid protests As China's National Day approaches, Hong Kong's pro-democracy demonstrators are hoping to cast a shadow over celebrations. The city's authorities hav...
15:16, 2019-09-30

China factory activity falls contracts in May amid dispute BEIJING (AP) — China’s factory activity fell into contraction territory in May amid an ongoing trade dispute with the U.S. that has seen higher...
06:44, 2019-05-31

Tesla plans to raise prices in China amid trade war US electric vehicle maker Tesla will raise prices in China on Friday, earlier than planned, and is considering increasing prices again in December sh...
15:16, 2019-08-26

Taiwan navy holds drill amid China tensions HUALIEN, Taiwan (AP) — Taiwan’s navy has held a major live-firing exercise off the island’s east coast in an area increasingly threatened...
09:52, 2019-05-22

ASEAN leaders call for restraint amid sea row, US-China rift BANGKOK (AP) — Southeast Asian leaders have pressed their call for self-restraint in the disputed South China Sea after a new incident and renewed th...
08:20, 2019-06-23

Dow hits new record high amid US-China trade war progress Wall Street’s main indexes hit fresh record highs on Thursday, as signs of progress in US-China trade relations and a batch of largely upbeat earning...
19:08, 2019-11-07

HPV vaccinations seem to be creating herd immunity for US men Oral HPV infection rates have dropped by 37 per cent among unvaccinated men in the US, suggesting the widespread vaccine rollout has led to herd immu...
18:08, 2019-09-10

Immunisation: Why we do it and how 'herd immunity' works This is how vaccines work, why they’re important and what the phrase “herd immunity” actually means....
07:52, 2019-06-19

US warship sails in disputed South China Sea amid trade tensions Destroyer moved near Scarborough Reef to ‘challenge excessive maritime claims’, says commander of Seventh FleetA US warship has sailed near the dispu...
14:16, 2019-05-20

China's quarterly economic growth sinks to 26-year low amid US trade war The world’s second-largest economy expanded by 6% in the three months ending in SeptemberChina’s economic growth sank to a 26-year low in the latest ...
08:28, 2019-10-18

Aussie swimmer snubs China's Sun Yang amid doping dispute Fellow athletes have offered support to Australian swimmer Mack Horton for his boycott of the podium ceremony of a Chinese rival. Olympic winner Sun ...
13:24, 2019-07-22

Markets in tailspin amid fears US-China trade deal is in peril Asian markets plunge after Trump comments about trade deal delay made worse by possible Xinjiang sanctionsGlobal financial markets have gone into a t...
07:36, 2019-12-04

Feds announce $8.3M in support for beef industry amid standoff with China Canada's beef industry is getting $8.3 million in federal funds, the bulk of it aimed at growing its international market reach as a trade standoff w...
00:56, 2019-07-11

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare arrives amid China controversy The latest Call Of Duty game arrives following calls to boycott Activision Blizzard's titles....
01:44, 2019-10-25

China suspends Canadian meat imports amid Huawei dispute TORONTO (AP) — China is suspending all meat imports from Canada amid their dispute over the Canadian detention of a top executive at the Chinese tech...
02:40, 2019-06-26

India's foreign minister visits China amid Kashmir crisis The crisis in India-controlled Kashmir, which is reeling from New Delhi's shock decision this week to revoke its autonomy, is likely to dominate the ...
08:12, 2019-08-11

TikTok owner ByteDance moves to distance app from China amid US probe ByteDance has stepped up efforts to separate its social media app TikTok from much of its Chinese operations, amid a US national security panel’s inq...
17:24, 2019-11-27

China formally arrests Canadians detained amid Huawei spat Detained since late last year, Chinese authorities have now formally arrested businessman Michael Spavor and former diplomat Michael Kovrig on state ...
13:04, 2019-05-16

China may restrict access to tech amid spiraling trade dispute with U.S. China is creating a system to protect its technology, according to state media, as the U.S. restricts the access of Chinese companies to American tec...
21:32, 2019-06-09

China’s Xi meets Lam in ‘vote of confidence’ amid protests in Hong Kong When asked if China's leader, Xi Jinping, had voiced concern about Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam's handling of the unrest in a surprise meeting, Hong K...
13:04, 2019-11-05

Alibaba Offers a Positive Signal Amid China’s Sagging Growth Rising sales and profitability suggest the country’s growing middle class still feels inclined to spend despite the trade war and other problems....
12:48, 2019-11-01

China’s factory output, retail sales weaken amid tariff war BEIJING (AP) — China’s factory output and consumer spending weakened in April as a tariff war with Washington intensified. Wednesday’s da...
06:36, 2019-05-15

China’s April exports fall amid US tariff war; imports rise BEIJING (AP) — China’s April exports fell 2.7% from a year ago amid the country’s tariff war with Washington, while imports rebounded to ...
06:24, 2019-05-08

Hong Kong protests kick off amid China army concerns Protesters have gathered in Hong Kong to demand expanded democratic rights and autonomy from mainland China. Some are worried that police might use v...
12:12, 2019-08-03

China to remove foreign tech from government offices amid US trade war The policy — which reportedly affects both hardware and software — could strike a big blow to American tech companies such as Microsoft, HP and Dell....
14:20, 2019-12-09

Drones could be used to herd rhinos away from poaching hotspots It’s costly to protect southern white rhinos from poachers, but a study suggests the vulnerable animals could be deterred from poaching hotspots usin...
02:44, 2019-07-17

It Wouldn't Be a Family Reunion Without This Herd of Mustangs When a family with a thing for the classic muscle cars gets together, eight well-kept ‘ponies’ are part of the celebration....
04:36, 2019-05-26

NCC adds 5 bison bulls to Saskatchewan herd The Nature Conservancy of Canada has added five bull bison to an existing Saskatchewan herd to diversify its genetics and maintain its health....
21:20, 2019-11-15

Markets fall sharply amid fears of full-scale US-China currency war Yuan devaluation latest escalation of trade war but could help offset US tariffs Financial markets around the world have fallen sharply amid growing ...
16:00, 2019-08-05

China's yuan sinks amid fears Beijing may give up on US trade talks Leadership could be ‘weaponising’ its currency, says one analyst, as Asia stock markets sink to six-month lowThe simmering trade tensions between the...
08:16, 2019-08-05

Amid stocks rout, Warren Buffett warns U.S.-China trade war would be ‘bad for the whole world’ Stocks are reeling after President Trump tweeted on Sunday that he will raise tariffs on billions worth of Chinese imports, despite ongoing trade tal...
16:12, 2019-05-06

China's New Hope breaks into Southeast Asia pig farming amid disease woes In a cluster of blue and white buildings nestled deep inside one of southern Vietnam's rubber plantations, China's New Hope Liuhe is busy stocking it...
12:44, 2019-10-29

Volkswagen defends presence in China's Xinjiang amid uproar over Uighur abuses VW is under pressure for working with the Chinese government in Xinjiang after evidence of human rights abuses against Uighurs in the region. Meanwhi...
21:20, 2019-11-26

China blocks pork imports from 3rd Canadian company amid escalating tensions The move is likely to fuel speculation that China is retaliating against Canada for arresting a Chinese tech executive....
16:16, 2019-06-18

China sea levels, temperatures rising amid climate change: government study Coastal sea levels around China were 48 millimeters higher last year than the 1993-2011 average, with winter ice floes shrinking and temperatures on ...
10:01, 2019-09-26

Lebron James’ corporate partners keep quiet amid controversial China comments LeBron James’ brand sponsors, including Nike, are staying mum amid a firestorm over the NBA superstar seemingly defending China against pro-democracy...
04:08, 2019-10-16

China's natural gas consumption grows in first-quarter amid pollution fight: Xinhua China's natural gas consumption grew steadily in the first quarter amid the country's fight against air pollution, the official Xinhua News Agency re...
10:28, 2019-05-04

China's ByteDance is moving to separate its TikTok app from Chinese operations amid U.S. probe Avishek Das/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images ByteDance is making an effort to separate its video-sharing app TikTok from its Chinese operatio...
17:56, 2019-11-27

Canadian lobster exports to China soar as U.S. sales plunge amid tariffs China is awash in Canadian lobsters as exports from the East Coast soar to fill the gap left by Beijing's retaliatory tariffs against the U.S....
20:20, 2019-08-26

Chinese Oscars: Taiwanese stars shine amid China boycott of awards Golden Horse chairman Ang Lee says the lack of mainland talent was a ‘loss’ after Beijing was angered by criticism last year A Taiwanese family drama...
06:56, 2019-11-24

Threatening China will end in 'crushed bodies', says Xi Jinping amid Hong Kong protests President sends warning to ‘external forces’ as country faces criticism over Hong Kong and repression in Xinjiang Chinese president Xi Jinping has wa...
04:48, 2019-10-14

Wall Street inches higher amid ‘no news’ on China trade spat In a topsy-turvy market, no news is good news. Wall Street climbed Wednesday as traders tiptoed back into stocks — with market strategists citing a l...
23:48, 2019-08-28

China, Iran foreign ministers meet amid Middle East tensions BEIJING (AP) — The foreign ministers of China and Iran have met in Beijing amid heightened Middle East tensions and efforts by Tehran to keep its wor...
13:28, 2019-05-17

AMD schedules Epyc Rome for Q3 2019, Navi GPUs in July, and third-generation Ryzen on July 7 In a pre-show Computex 2019 keynote, AMD announced Epyc Rome was coming in Q3 2019, Navi GPUs in July, and third-generation Ryzen on July 7.Read More...
06:44, 2019-05-27

July VIX Futures Trading Volume Rises 64% From July 2011 CHICAGO, Aug. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE®) today announced that trading volume in futures on the CBOE Volatility...
15:12, 2019-05-01

Colorado Ranch With Its Own Bison Herd Asks $45 Million The nearly 18,000-acre property features 12 single-family homes, a hilltop chapel and a private grass airstrip....
04:44, 2019-07-03

Herd of 75 bison is on the run after escaping farm in upstate New York Where’s the beef? A herd of about 75 bison is on the lam in upstate New York — and they’re terrorizing local farmers by chewing thr...
17:04, 2019-07-30

Angela Merkel visiting India to bolster ties amid China's growing clout German Chancellor Angela Merkel, along with a dozen ministers, is traveling to India to seek ways to strengthen trade cooperation. Germany's Parliame...
18:32, 2019-10-30

China is breeding giant pigs as heavy as polar bears amid pork shortage Farmers have always done their best to maximize yield, whether that be cramming another row of corn onto a field or breeding beefier cattle, but pig ...
20:04, 2019-10-09

Stock markets mixed amid doubts on US-China trade deal – business live Pound inches higher towards $1.30 on hopes of smoother Brexit process 8.03am GMT European stock markets are up – 7.33am GMT Good morning, and welcome...
09:32, 2019-11-19

China says it will take steps to open its financial industry amid talks with Trump trade team AP Photo/Andy Wong China on Tuesday said it would take steps to ease foreign investment restrictions and technology rules. The comments came as the l...
16:56, 2019-10-29

China calls out big state firms, others on pollution violations amid slowing economy fears China has publicly accused dozens of firms, including some of its biggest state enterprises, of exceeding pollution limits and breaching monitoring s...
10:40, 2019-05-21

Trump tweets U.S. doesn’t ‘need China’ as markets tumble amid growing tariffs dispute The rising tensions between the world’s two biggest economies unnerved investors already on edge about the deteriorating world economy....
00:40, 2019-08-24

German recession fears weigh on stock markets amid U.S.-China trade tensions The markets have been in a spin cycle since President Donald Trump announced on Aug. 1 that he would impose 10% tariffs on about $300 billion in Chin...
15:36, 2019-08-14

Masked Hongkongers dismiss government warnings amid fresh fears of China thugs Hong Kongers stage first press conference to challenge government’s ‘empty rhetoric’ on protests after fresh clashesMasked Hongkongers have staged th...
08:56, 2019-08-06

China may roll out e-cigarette rules amid global vaping backlash: state media China, the world's largest tobacco market, may introduce rules for the e-cigarette industry as early as next month amid growing health concerns and r...
13:37, 2019-09-24

Bovine tuberculosis confirmed in Michigan cow herd, health officials say A small beef herd in Alpena County, Mich., has recently tested positive for bovine tuberculosis, health officials said Thursday....
17:12, 2019-04-28

Please enjoy this soothing footage of a migrating herd of wild air mattresses In the elevated high plains of Denver, CO, just east of the foothills of the mighty Rocky Mountains, a man named Robb Manes captured a rare and stun...
22:52, 2019-08-21

Pompeo criticizes Beijing economic, human rights record amid U.S.-China trade deal Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's remarks were the second harshly critical speech about China from a senior Trump administration official in a week. V...
02:48, 2019-10-31

Gareth Bale's Real Madrid future: What we know so far amid China, Man Utd and Tottenham transfer links Gareth Bale's tumultuous spell at Real Madrid appears to be coming in an end as the club step up their attempt to offload the Welsh winger....
10:40, 2019-07-23

Masked Hong Kongers dismiss government warnings amid fresh fears of China thugs Hong Kongers stage first press conference to challenge government’s ‘empty rhetoric’ on protests after fresh clashesMasked Hongkongers have staged th...
08:24, 2019-08-06

China anniversary: nation marks 70 years of communism amid Hong Kong protests – live Pomp and ceremony in Beijing could be overshadowed by unrest that has roiled Hong Kong for 17 weeks 2.32am BST Earlier today, Ilham Tohti, a Uygur ac...
03:44, 2019-10-01

Ottawa increases loan limits for Canola farmers to $1 million amid China trade dispute The federal government is rolling out changes to a payment program for canola farmers to help those affected by China's decision to ban the Canadian ...
16:36, 2019-05-01

US trade deficit shrinks to $50.8 billion in April WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. trade deficit shrank in April, but the politically sensitive deficit with China moved higher. The Commerce Department says...
14:40, 2019-06-06

Dwarf planet Ceres may be wrinkling as it shrinks Ceres , the closest dwarf planet to Earth, may be wrinkling as it shrinks, a new study finds....
11:20, 2019-07-03

UK economy shrinks after Brexit car factory shutdowns Vehicle output falls by 24% as firms including BMW and Peugeot pause productionThe British economy shrank in April amid a dramatic decline in car pro...
13:04, 2019-06-10

Watch: Elephant Herd Takes Out "Funeral Procession" For Dead Calf Much has been said about their fabled memory, but it took video footage of a "funeral procession" taken out by a herd of elephants to make netizens r...
18:44, 2019-06-10

Montana police blast AC/DC’s ‘Hell’s Bells’ to herd bison off road A large bison was blocking a roadway in small-town Montana before a local officer solved the problem with rock n' roll music....
19:08, 2019-09-12

March Formula 1 team co-founder Robin Herd dies aged 80 Robin Herd, best known as one of the founders of March Engineering, has died at the age of 80...
20:20, 2019-06-06

Watch: Herd of 75 escaped bison evades capture in New York state Authorities in New York state said a herd of 75 loose buffalo are proving difficult to capture and are believed to have split up into smaller groups....
19:36, 2019-07-31

Polish community works to save wild herd ordered slaughtered WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Local authorities and animal rights activists in western Poland hope to spare the lives of 170 cows and bulls that went feral a...
20:08, 2019-05-08

Lions quickly regret attacking buffalo when the rest of its herd shows up A PRIDE of lions’ attempts at taking down a huge buffalo quickly turned into a fiasco when the rest of its family rocked up....
16:52, 2019-08-02

Incredible dinosaur discovery: Herd of opal-encrusted dinos uncovered Researchers have discovered the fossilized remains of a herd of dinosaurs in an opal mine in the Australian outback....
23:32, 2019-06-04

‘Search For & Refuse All Deliveries.’ Amid Trade War, Trump Urges USPS Crackdown on Fentanyl Trafficking From China With tensions over trade with China escalating, President Donald Trump said on Friday that he is “ordering” the U.S. postal service and e...
06:32, 2019-08-24

Trump signs bills supporting human rights in Hong Kong amid China trade spat “I signed these bills out of respect for President Xi, China and the people of Hong Kong,” Trump said in a statement....
02:52, 2019-11-28

‘Crushed bodies and shattered bones:’ China’s Xi Jinping threatens dissidents amid Hong Kong protests Chinese President Xi Jinping raised the specter of a violent crackdown on protesters against the Communist government, as Beijing rebuffs internation...
01:00, 2019-10-14

Hong Kong protests are like terrorism, says China as paramilitary forces gather amid fears army could be used against demonstrators Images emerged today of Chinese paramilitary forces assembling only 20 miles from Hong Kong as Beijing claimed the protests there were "no different ...
15:36, 2019-08-14

'Crushed bodies and shattered bones': China’s Xi Jinping threatens dissidents amid Hong Kong protests Chinese President Xi Jinping raised the specter of a violent crackdown on protesters against the Communist government, as Beijing rebuffs internation...
20:56, 2019-10-14

UK election polls: Gap between Tories and Labour shrinks to seven points The gulf between the Tories and Labour has narrowed to just seven points with the general election three weeks away, according to the latest Britain ...
20:40, 2019-11-25

Democratic Field Shrinks to 21: This Week in the 2020 Race Jay Inslee and Seth Moulton are out, John Hickenlooper is in (the race for Senate), and new plans for labor and the environment....
12:20, 2019-08-24

UK economy shrinks for first time since 2012 as Brexit bites The British economy unexpectedly shrank in the second quarter for the first time since 2012 as Brexit uncertainties heaped pressure on firms, officia...
21:52, 2019-08-09

Destiny 2 Outbreak Perfected Quest: How to get the Outbreak Perfected Exotic and Catalyst? An old friend from Destiny's Rise of Iron Expansion returns to Destiny 2 Forsaken - but it can be tricky to get. Here's how to complete the Zero Hour...
09:32, 2019-05-11

Dad serenades herd of cows to practice with his new saxophone, captivating them with 'Careless Whisper' and 'Isn't She Lovely' coachrickh/Instagram Rick Herrmann, a father from Lafayette, Oregon, started playing the saxophone seven months ago and decided to play in front of ...
00:24, 2019-07-02

Catalonia's other crisis: dry autumn shrinks wild mushroom crops Mushrooms are a key feature of Spanish autumnal cuisine but are in thin on the groundWhile street protests and riots in Barcelona continue to grab th...
13:48, 2019-11-03

Ozone hole Over Antarctica shrinks to record-small size The ozone hole above Antarctica, where the sun's harmful ultraviolet (UV) rays bust through an otherwise sunscreened stratosphere, has shrunk to its ...
13:20, 2019-10-24

European car sales: EV demand continues to rise as diesel shrinks Hybrids and EVs see 29% sales boost as European industry sees a return to growth Europe’s new car market saw a return to growth in July, with new re...
17:44, 2019-08-27

Canada’s trade deficit shrinks to 6-month low as exports rise Canada's goods trade deficit was much smaller than economists' had forecast, thanks to rising exports and falling imports....
15:24, 2019-06-06

Mom surgically shrinks forehead after ponytail caused hairline to receed Carla-Marie Norton’s slick ponytail kept her naturally afro-textured hair out of her face a little too well. The ‘do gave the English mot...
18:20, 2019-10-24

UK election poll: Gap between Conservative Party and Labour shrinks to seven points The gulf between the Tories and Labour has narrowed to just seven points with the general election three weeks away, according to the latest polling....
14:48, 2019-11-26

Mom surgically shrinks forehead after ponytail caused hairline to recede Carla-Marie Norton’s slick ponytail kept her naturally afro-textured hair out of her face a little too well. The ‘do gave the British mot...
18:48, 2019-10-24

UK opinion poll tracker: Gap between Tories and Labour shrinks to 10 points Jeremy Corbyn's Labour Party has crept up on the Tories who now have just a 10-point lead, according to an average of comparable general election pol...
20:12, 2019-11-29

Herd Of Orlando City Fans Stampedes To Opposite Side Of Stadium To Heckle NYCFC Last night, during the penalty shootout that concluded an Orlando City-NYCFC U.S. Open Cup match, NYCFC tried to limit the influence of Orlando’s mos...
18:24, 2019-07-11

Hilarious footage shows police using quad bike to herd suspect around cow field in New Zealand This is the moment a New Zealand policeman tries to capture a suspect by using a quad bike to herd them....
15:12, 2019-10-29

June Steam hardware survey: The Rift-Vive cap shrinks … sort of The Oculus Rift still leads the charge with 44.12% of the overall VR headset use on Steam, and HTC is at 42.42%. That’s a difference of just 1.7%.Rea...
06:08, 2019-07-07

Hungry chimps are killing and eating human children as their habitat shrinks Terrified families from rural Uganda have told how their lives have been terrorised as chimps abduct and kill their children...
23:16, 2019-11-08

Thick haze blankets New Delhi as air quality shrinks back to ‘severe’ The air quality index exceeded 400, considered "severe'' and about eight times the recommended maximum....
15:44, 2019-11-12

Jets-Patriots line shrinks as pro bettors ‘jumped on’ Gang Green The point spread for Sunday’s Jets-Patriots game has suffered a little shrinkage as kickoff approaches. New England is favored by 21 ¹/₂ points at Wi...
08:48, 2019-09-22

Factory gloom as UK firms cut jobs and US manufacturing shrinks - business live British manufacturers are cutting employment levels at the fastest pace since 2013, despite a renewed surge in stockpilingLatest: WTO slashes trade g...
19:36, 2019-10-01

Recession fears grow as UK economy shrinks on back of Brexit chaos A 0.2% contraction between April and June is first fall in GDP in six and a half yearsBusiness live blog – pound weakens as economy contractsFears th...
13:48, 2019-08-09

Risk of UK recession rises as service sector shrinks - business live First broad-based economic decline since 2009, if July 2016 drop is excludedEurozone business growth stalls in SeptemberGerman private sector shrinks...
13:48, 2019-10-03

UK construction sector shrinks as Brexit uncertainty bites - business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, as Britain’s building sector suffers its worst month in over a yearLatest: UK constructio...
11:24, 2019-06-04

Lilly's targeted RET drug shrinks tumors in lung cancer trial Eli Lilly and Co's LOXO-292, a experimental cancer drug the company acquired in January as part of its $8 billion takeover of Loxo Oncology, shrank t...
13:16, 2019-09-09

Like a Boss: Whitney Wolfe Herd’s Work Diary: Fighting Misogyny, One Bumble Brand at a Time The dating-app founder’s week includes testifying before the Texas Legislature, planning a new headquarters and avoiding a lethally enthusiastic Grea...
12:00, 2019-05-09

Birth control pill shrinks part of brain that controls sex drive: research The pill shrinks the part of the brain that controls your sex drive, according to new research. Top scientists found that women taking the contracept...
22:36, 2019-12-04

Antarctic ozone hole shrinks to smallest size on record due to ‘rare event’ Unusual weather patterns in the upper atmosphere over Antarctica have caused a drastic reduction in ozone depletion, leaving the ozone with the small...
16:52, 2019-10-22

UK election polls: Labour sees big surge of support as Tory advantage shrinks Jeremy Corbyn's Labour Party has seen a big surge of support with the Tories advantage shrinking as the parties rally in the last weekend before the ...
20:32, 2019-12-07

Mirati drug shrinks tumors in some cancer patients in early-stage trial An experimental drug from Mirati Therapeutics Inc that targets a specific genetic mutation significantly reduced tumor size in 40% of patients with a...
21:40, 2019-10-28

Amgen drug shrinks lung cancer tumors in half of patients: study An experimental Amgen Inc drug that targets a specific genetic mutation reduced tumor size in around half of advanced lung cancer patients given the ...
10:12, 2019-09-08

Sweden's highest peak shrinks, loses tallest status, thanks to a warmer climate The southern peak of Sweden's Kebnekaise mountain's, which used to be the highest in the country, is currently the shortest in recorded his...
22:12, 2019-09-11

Seattle Genetics, Astellas drug rapidly shrinks tumors in bladder cancer study An experimental drug developed by Seattle Genetics Inc and Astellas Pharma Inc led to significant, rapid tumor shrinkage in patients with advanced bl...
11:32, 2019-06-04

An innovative toilet called the 'iThrone' shrinks and dehydrates poop — no plumbing or power required Michele Sibiloni/AFP/Getty Images A toilet called the iThrone uses a breathable membrane to absorb water out of waste. Poop is mostly water, so the d...
22:00, 2019-10-14

UK election polls: Gap between Labour and Tories shrinks again as Lib Dems and Brexit Party lose support The gap between the Tories and Labour has closed further, as the two main parties separate from the rest of the pack....
10:00, 2019-11-30

US State Department blasts China as a 'thuggish regime' amid dispute over Hong Kong China was branded a "thuggish regime" by the US State Department after disclosing details of a US diplomat who met with pro-democracy activists....
23:44, 2019-08-08

An Apple feature that shares some data from websites you visit in Safari with Chinese tech giant Tencent is attracting attention amid mounting tensions between the US and China (AAPL) Shutterstock Apple may in some cases share web address information with Chinese tech giant Tencent as part of a safety feature that monitors for phis...
17:24, 2019-10-14

A herd of spotted cows made a late-night visit to Spotted Cow brewery The brewery that makes Spotted Cow beer got a late-night visit from the beer's namesake: A group of spotted cows....
00:44, 2019-09-24

Elephant expresses road rage after herd push vehicle off a road in shock video A HERD of wild elephants rammed a car off the road after discovering it blocking their migration route....
16:00, 2019-06-28

Warning of Brexit impact as economy 'shrinks for first time since EU vote' Britain's Brexit-battered economy has started to shrink for the first time since the country voted to quit the EU in 2016, new figures signalled toda...
12:48, 2019-07-03

Britain 'falling into Brexit recession' as business output shrinks – business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, as latest economic healthcheck suggests UK economy is shrinkingBreaking: UK falling into ...
14:04, 2019-09-04

Pokemon GO July 2019 Research Quest Rewards: What are the July 2019 Field Research Quests? POKEMON GO Field Research Quests typically rotate every month. Here's everything you need to know, including all the details for the field research q...
15:12, 2019-07-01

Seoul: NKorea ignores calls for joint African swine efforts SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea is concerned North Korea is ignoring its calls for joint efforts to stem the spread of highly contagious Africa...
06:32, 2019-06-05

Pigs at Michigan fair test positive for swine flu: health officials Pigs at a recent fair in Michigan tested positive for swine flu, the Livingston County Health Department said in a statement over the weekend. ...
16:32, 2019-07-30

Pedro Martinez: Swine flu hurt Phillies in World Series loss to Yankees The 2009 swine flu pandemic affected thousands of people around the world and — according to Pedro Martinez — the World Series, as well. “It wa...
16:08, 2019-08-05

Gold Fever: Just How Hot? "Gold fever" was running high prior to the yellow metal's all-time high in September 2011. Now, gold fever is back. Learn how today's sentiment towar...
21:56, 2019-08-28

Everything you need to know to protect your pet from valley fever TUCSON – Valley fever is a fungus that can only be found in Arizona and the San Joaquin Valley in California. It grows in the dirt and can be s...
02:36, 2019-05-14

What are the best home remedies for fever? A fever is an uncomfortable symptom of infection or illness. Learn about the best home remedies for fever in children and adults here....
22:44, 2019-11-07

The Science Behind Fever Dreams Nearly everyone has experienced a fever and its attendant symptoms—from fatigue and body aches to hot flashes and chills. You may also have not...
13:12, 2019-06-11

Five ways to beat hay fever One in four of us are affected by this seasonal allergy. We asked experts for their adviceHay fever is increasingly common and now affects about one ...
17:52, 2019-05-12

How to diagnose a fever at home Using a thermometer is the simplest way to tell whether a person has a fever, but other at-home methods can help. Learn these techniques here....
02:48, 2019-08-28

China appears to have deployed an airship to keep an eye on things around its biggest South China Sea outpost U.S. Navy/Handout via Reuters/File Photo Satellite imagery shows what appears to be an aerostat deployed above the Chinese outpost on Mischief Reef i...
15:44, 2019-12-02

The Navy has 2 new ships operating in the South China Sea to send a message to China US Navy/Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Abby Rader Two US Navy Independence-class littoral combat ships — the USS Gabrielle Giffords an...
19:08, 2019-11-20

China rejects U.S. accusations of running missile tests in South China Sea The Pentagon said on Tuesday the missile launch was "disturbing" and contrary to Chinese pledges that it would not militarize the strategic waterway....
18:52, 2019-07-05

China rebuffs Shanahan’s rebuke over military outposts in South China Sea SHANAHAN DENOUNCES CHINA’S ‘TOOLKIT OF COERCION’: Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan went to Singapore with the intent of laying down a marker...
11:16, 2019-06-04

US-China trade spat: China's Asian neighbors see record investments More and more companies are relocating their factories from China amid trade tensions between Washington and Beijing, a UN report shows. Is China's "...
19:36, 2019-06-12

Report: China fighters buzz Canada warship in East China Sea BEIJING (AP) — A report says two Chinese fighter jets buzzed a Canadian warship operating in international waters in the East China Sea at a time of ...
14:56, 2019-06-27

Sieren's China: Controlled carnage coming for China's electric car market While Germany is finally creating the necessary infrastructure for e-mobility, China has started putting the breaks on state subsidies for electric c...
14:16, 2019-06-30

Planet Soul — 'Set U Free - Fever Mix' Traffic sucks, so why not start your morning off with some music? You provide the toast and we’ll provide the jams....
15:00, 2019-05-09

How 'Stranger Things' Whipped Up '80s Fever ‘Stranger Things,’ returning to Netflix July 4, has stoked ’80s nostalgia even among viewers born long after the decade of scrunchies and shopping ma...
00:56, 2019-07-01

Achonwa leads Fever to 79-64 win over Wings INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Natalie Achonwa had 17 points, 11 rebounds and five assists to help the Indiana Fever beat the Dallas Wings 79-64 on Friday night...
03:40, 2019-06-08

Friday Football Fever Scores Friday Football Fever Friday Football Fever kicks off at 10 p.m. on News 4 Tucson. For more coverage, click the button belo...
01:36, 2019-08-24

Quigley scores 18; Sky win 3rd straight, 70-64 over Fever INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Allie Quigley scored 18 points and the Chicago Sky won their third straight game with a 70-64 victory over the Indiana Fever on S...
03:24, 2019-06-16

Causes and treatment of a persistent low grade fever A persistent low grade fever is when a person’s temperature remains between 100.4°F and 102.2°F for more than two weeks. Learn about the possible cau...
03:04, 2019-08-30

China defense minister says military will “resolutely take action” to defend its claims over Taiwan and South China Sea SINGAPORE (AP) — China defense minister says military will “resolutely take action” to defend its claims over Taiwan and South China Sea....
05:44, 2019-06-02

Meatball President Criticizes NBA Coaches For Weak Statements On China, Instead Of Answering Direct Question About China President Trump was asked a direct question Wednesday about the ongoing and escalating conflict between the NBA and the Chinese government, which sta...
06:00, 2019-10-10

'South Park' creators offer sarcastic apology after China bans episode: 'We good now China?' The creators of "South Park" offered a tongue-in-cheek apology after an episode critical of the Chinese government.       &#...
15:00, 2019-10-08

Vietnam pulled Dreamworks' 'Abominable' movie because it used a map staking China's claim over the disputed South China Sea Twitter/Movie Details Vietnam pulled Dreamworks' new movie, "Abominable," from cinemas because it used a map acknowledging China's claim over the dis...
13:04, 2019-10-15

As Canada-China relations worsen, a Trudeau cabinet minister sends cheery tweets from China The Trudeau Liberals are defending a cabinet minister's business promotion trip to China while China has two Canadians -- including a business operat...
00:00, 2019-07-04

Here's how an American photographer got the famous 'Tank man' image during China's Tiananmen protests, and why he says China should 'just come clean on what happened' Associated Press Jeff Widener arrived in Beijing in mid-1989 to help cover the growing student-led pro-democracy protests in the country. While ther...
11:32, 2019-06-04

China warns US after warships sail in disputed South China Sea China told two US warships to turn back after they were sailing near disputed islands without permission. The busy waterway is the latest flashpoint ...
16:08, 2019-05-06

China announces South China Sea military training exercises BEIJING (AP) — China has closed off an area of the South China Sea this week for military training. The China Maritime Safety Administration says dri...
10:04, 2019-06-02