Social Media

China's Huawei says it hasn't collected Facebook user data

Jun 6, 2018

Facebook has acknowledged it shared user data with Chinese handset manufacturers, including security-flagged Huawei in fresh wave of allegations over its handling of private data

Retailer Gap says 'sorry' for T-shirt's incorrect China map

May 15, 2018

US clothing retailer Gap apologizes for selling T-shirts with incorrect map of China

Live and unfiltered: Kim Jong Un captivates South Koreans

Apr 27, 2018

Live and unfiltered: Kim Jong Un's historic border crossing captivates South Koreans unaccustomed to seeing the leader of rival North Korea in anything but heavily edited footage

Backlash sparked over pressure to stop China student #MeToo

Apr 25, 2018

Students have launched a petition against China's Peking University amid a rare public outcry against the elite school's handling of a decades-old alleged rape case

China's Weibo site backtracks on gay censorship after outcry

Apr 17, 2018

One of China's top social networking sites has announced that it will no longer be "cleaning up" content related to homosexuality following strong online opposition to the plan

Taiwan suspect in US school attack plot had 'unusual ideas'

Mar 30, 2018

People who knew the 18-year-old Taiwanese exchange student charged in the U.S. with threatening to shoot up his school say he liked guns and wanted to join the police

Facebook fined in South Korea for limiting user access

Mar 21, 2018

South Korean telecoms regulator fines Facebook for limiting access to its services

World shares waver as investors await Fed decision on rates

Mar 21, 2018

World shares waver as investors await Federal Reserve decision on interest rates

Asian stocks advance ahead of Fed meeting, Tokyo closed

Mar 21, 2018

Asian stock markets advance ahead of Federal Reserve meeting

Global shares mixed as investors watch Facebook, Fed

Mar 20, 2018

Global shares mixed as investors watch Facebook shares and ahead of Federal Reserve meeting