Economy & Finance

Trudeau slams death sentence of a Canadian in China

Read more at https://on.ft.com/2TPs5u2 Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says the the international community should be extremely concerned...

Chinese exports - looking behind the numbers

► Try the Financial Times for 4 weeks for just £1. Start your trial now - http://bit.ly/2ry7Tkz The FT's Asia news editor Joe Leahy looks at...

Netflix is winning streaming. Disney wants to change that

Netflix dominates the streaming world right now. But with a lot more competition on the horizon, that dominance might soon come into question.

How Hand-Blown Molten Glass is Made

Lisa Aronzon has been turning molten glass into colorful, functional works of art for over 25 years. There’s not a day that it’s still not a wonder.

How to Build a Subway in One of the World's Most Crowded Cities

India's financial capital, Mumbai, has taken on its biggest-ever infrastructure project to build a subway in a city where more than seven million...

The Best Stuff We Saw at CES 2019

CES is the world’s biggest show-and-tell. Companies bring their quirkiest and most ambitious projects—good, bad or insane. We may never buy any of...

Why Big Tech Wants Access to Your Medical Records

Tech giants like Amazon and Apple are expanding their businesses to include electronic health records -- which contain data on diagnoses,...

Google Drones Can Already Deliver You Coffee In Australia

Alphabet's Project Wing is delivering hot coffee and food, hardware supplies and drugstore items via drone near Australia’s capital. Some residents...

Apple's China Problem Goes Deeper Than the iPhone

Tepid iPhone sales aren't all that ail Apple in China. Competition from local smartphone rivals, trade-dispute fallout and a court battle could...

Why Apple Revised Its Outlook - It's Not All China

From a slowdown in China to waning iPhone demand, WSJ’s Dan Gallagher explains the main factors contributing to Apple’s fourth-quarter revisions....

China Makes Historic Moon Landing, Boosting Rivalry With U.S.

China gained on the U.S. in the new space race by making the first-ever landing on the far side of the moon. What's driving China’s ambitions and...

Cold Pursuits: A Scientist's Quest to Uncover Antarctica's Secrets

For three decades geophysicist Peter Doran has been collecting environmental data in Antarctica. This year he is leading a project that uses aerial...

Reading Kim's Speech: What to Expect from North Korea in 2019

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un offered a new gesture of peace in his New Year’s speech after denuclearization talks with the U.S. stalled. But his...

What Happens When a Family Loses Everything

In September 2018, Hurricane Florence brought record-setting flooding to North Carolina. The Hudsons were among the thousands of families displaced...