Twitter Becomes Stage for China Protests Despite Ban by Beijing

HONG KONG—Twitter is banned in China, but it is proving a critical platform for getting videos…

Jiang Zemin Accelerated Chinese Communist Party’s Embrace of Market Principles

BEIJING— Jiang Zemin, the former Chinese leader who came to power after the quelling of the…

Pakistan Taliban Attacks Police After Calling Off Cease-Fire

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan—An attack claimed by the Pakistani Taliban killed at least four people Wednesday, just two…

American Arrested in Dubai at Risk of Deportation to Egypt

DUBAI—An American citizen arrested recently on a visit to the United Arab Emirates faces possible extradition…

Eurozone Inflation Eased in November, but Further Rate Rises Likely

The annual rate of inflation in the eurozone fell in November for the first time since mid-2021 as…

India’s Central Bank to Launch Retail Pilot of Digital Rupee

India’s central bank will launch its first pilot of a digital rupee for individual users on…

Ukraine’s Power Shortages Force Millions of Refugees Into Lengthier Exile

Russia’s attacks on Ukraine’s civilian infrastructure are forcing millions of Ukrainian refugees who intended to return…

Jiang Zemin, Former China Paramount Leader, Dies at 96

Jiang Zemin in Hong Kong in 2001. Photo: POOL/REUTERS Updated Nov. 30, 2022 4:03 am ET…

Covid Controls Hit Chinese Factories, Adding Risks to Global Growth

SINGAPORE—Economic activity in China contracted further in November, adding pressure to a global economy already losing…

China Officials Soften Tone on Covid Curbs Amid Protests

Chinese health officials softened their messaging on the risks of Covid-19, urging local governments to avoid…