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ASIA MARKETS: Asian Shares Fall; Liquidity Concerns Hit Shanghai – Fox Business

HONG KONG –  Asian markets ended lower on Tuesday, with Japan breaking an eight-day winning streak, while liquidity concerns weighed on stocks in Shanghai. Trading started on a good note early Tuesday, with a positive lead from Wall Street, which rose for its seventh consecutive session on Monday, reaching a record. Domestic headwinds in individual […]

North Korea threatens to attack South island – Aljazeera.com

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has threatened to “wipe out” a South Korean island as Pyongyang came under new economic and diplomatic fire from US sanctions and UN charges of gross rights abuses. On a visit to frontline military units on Monday, Kim briefed officers on their mission “to strike” Baengnyeong and turn […]