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[Graphic News] Samsung, Apple keep top spots in smartphone market

Samsung and Apple maintained their leadership in the smartphone market in early 2017 while Chinese-based Huawei’s strong growth cemented its No. 3 position, a market tracker said Thursday. Accordin...

Updated : 2017.04.30 18:43

Trump will zero in on trade agreements during 100th day

WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump will spend his 100th day in office talking tough on trade in one of the states that delivered his unlikely win. The president is expected to sign an executi...

Updated : 2017.04.29 10:27

[Graphic News] HP is company that sell most PCs worldwide

Research firm IDC put out its latest quarterly report on the state of the PC market, and as the chart here shows, HP is the worldwide leader in terms of market share. The California-based company re...

Updated : 2017.04.26 18:33

[Graphic News] US dominates world military spending

The US remained the top military spender last year, with its expenditure growing by 1.7 percent to reach $611 billion between 2015 and 2016, according to the Stockholm International Peace Research In...

Updated : 2017.04.25 18:22

As budget deadline looms, Trump pushes border wall funding

WASHINGTON -- With a budget deadline looming, President Donald Trump plans a whirlwind of activities seeking to highlight accomplishments while putting fresh pressure on congressional Democrats to pa...

Updated : 2017.04.24 21:43

Greece, creditors to resume talks in Athens, seek swift deal

ATHENS -- Representatives of Greece's international creditors are due in Athens to restart talks on further cutbacks required under the country's bailout deal. A European Commission spokesman says t...

Updated : 2017.04.24 21:31

[Graphic News] Jobless college graduates surpass 500,000

The number of unemployed people with a bachelor‘s degree in South Korea surpassed 500,000 in the first quarter for the first time, Statistics Korea‘s data showed. The number of unemployed college ...

Updated : 2017.04.24 18:20

[Graphic News] Deaths caused by tobacco still climbing

The total number of smokers and tobacco-related deaths worldwide has increased, reported a consortium of researchers. According to the Global Burden of Disease report, the number of deaths attribute...

Updated : 2017.04.23 18:09

[Newsmaker] Thousands march to fight alternative facts

Thousands of people joined a global March for Science on Saturday with Washington the epicenter of a movement to fight against what many see as an “assault on facts” by populist politicians. US...

Updated : 2017.04.23 16:48

Pence reaffirms US-Australia alliance after Trump spat

Vice President Mike Pence and Australia's prime minister brushed off any lingering hostility over a contentious refugee deal and joined forces on Saturday to urge China to take a greater role in pres...

Updated : 2017.04.22 16:06

11 candidates vie for French presidency in high-stakes race

From far left to far right, young to old, 11 candidates are vying for France’s presidency in an election that is being watched as an indicator of populism’s global appeal. The traditional left-right ...

Updated : 2017.04.22 11:03

Trump tells young immigrants in US illegally to ‘rest easy’

Young immigrants brought to the U.S. as children and now here illegally can “rest easy,” President Donald Trump said Friday, telling the “dreamers” they will not be targets for deportation under his ...

Updated : 2017.04.22 11:02

Trump to visit Philippines, Vietnam in November for regional summits: Pence

WASHINGTON -- US President Donald Trump will visit the Philippines and Vietnam in November for annual regional summits, Vice President Mike Pence said Thursday. Trump will visit the Philippines for ...

Updated : 2017.04.21 09:44

[Graphic News] Chicken franchise sales rise in 2016: data

Sales of South Korea‘s major chicken franchises rose last year from the previous year despite the bird flu outbreak and weak economic growth, according to Yonhap News Agency. Kyochon, the biggest f...

Updated : 2017.04.20 17:59

Pence praises Indonesia’s moderate form of Islam

JAKARTA, Indonesia -- US Vice President Mike Pence on Thursday praised Indonesia’s moderate form of Islam as “an inspiration” at the start of a visit to the Muslim-majority country seen as a bid b...

Updated : 2017.04.20 17:07