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Asian stocks higher ahead of US-China tariff war talks

A Chinese man monitors stock prices at a brokerage in Beijing, China, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019. Asian stock markets were little-changed Thursday following a listless day on Wall Street ahead of U.S.-Chinese negotiations aimed at ending a tariff battle. (AP ...

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Asian Cup: Qatar stuns Japan to win title for first time

Qatar celebrates its first Asian Cup championship after defeating Japan 3-1 on Friday. Suhaib Salem, Reuters ABU DHABI—Almoez Ali scored a spectacular overhead kick for a record ninth goal of the tournament to set Qatar on their way to a ...

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Asian Cup organizers investigate shoe-throwing

Qatar’s defender Salem Al Hajri, right bottom, lies on the pitch after shoes and bottles where thrown in by United Arab Emirates fans during the AFC Asian Cup semifinal soccer match between United Arab Emirates and Qatar at Mohammed Bin ...

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Asian Cup: Qatar thrash UAE amid ugly scenes to reach final

Qatar punished unwelcoming hosts United Arab Emirates 4-0 in a politically charged clash marred by disgraceful crowd behavior on Tuesday to reach their first Asian Cup final. Thaier Al-Sudani, Reuters Qatar punished unwelcoming hosts United Arab Emirates 4-0 in a ...

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Football: Japan beat Iran to reach Asian Cup final

Japan beat Iran 3-0 on Monday to reach the Asian Cup final, where they will be seeking their fifth title. Yuya Osako scored twice in the second half, including a VAR-assisted penalty, and Genki Haraguchi netted in injury time to ...

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Shocker in UAE, as hosts eliminate Asian Cup holders Australia

United Arab Emirates teammates Majed Hassan Ahmad and Ismaeil Matar are advancing to the Asian Cup semifinals at the expense of Jackson Irvine and ousted 2015 champion Australia. Thaier Al-Sudani, Reuters AL AIN, United Arab Emirates—Australia's defense of the Asian ...

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Asian Cup: Extra-time winner takes Koreans past Bahrain

Mohamed Al Rohaimi and Bahrain lost 2-1 to Lee Seung-Woo and South Korea in the Asian Cup Tuesday. Thaier Al-Sudani, Reuters DUBAI—Kim Jin-su's extra-time header took South Korea past a stubborn Bahrain and into the quarterfinals of the Asian Cup ...

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Asian markets pick up despite slow China GDP numbers

Markets pick up over in Asia despite China's slow gross domestic product data. Philippine shares, however, failed to join the rally, with investors also awaiting for the country's economic growth numbers. – Business Nightly, ANC, January 21, 2019 Let’s block ...

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Football: Vietnam beats Jordan on penalties to reach Asian Cup quarters

Vietnam celebrates victory agianst Jordan at Al-Maktoum Stadium, Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Thaier Al-Sudani, Reuters DUBAI — Vietnam's young guns beat Jordan 4-2 on penalties to reach the quarterfinals of the Asian Cup after the match finished, 1-1, following extra ...

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Football: China roars back from behind to reach Asian Cup quarters

China's Gao Lin celebrates scoring their second goal against Thailand at Hazza Bin Zayed Stadium in Al Ain, United Arab Emirates. Satish Kumar Subramani, Reuters AL-AIN, United Arab Emirates — China flirted with disaster before mounting a second-half revival as ...

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