• A Fonterra dairy processing plant in Hamilton, New Zealand, March 19, 2015. Bloomberg/Bloomberg via Getty Images

    Milk prices are at their lowest point since 2002, with New Zealand being hit particularly hard.Asia-Pacific,Australia,China,dairy farming,Fonterra,France,milk,New Zealand,Michael Lerner

    Published Date : Jul 20, 2015, 2:59 PM EDT
  • Thai P.M. Prayuth Chan-o-cha delivers a speech in Tokyo, Japan on July 3, 2015. YOSHIKAZU TSUNO/AFP/Getty Images

    The military government is reevaluating whether it needs any subs at all, regardless of close ties with China.Asia-Pacific,China,Prayuth Chan-o-cha,submarines,Thailand,Michael Lerner

    Published Date : Jul 15, 2015, 4:30 PM EDT
  • A hospital worker (L) checks visitors at the Samsung Medical Center in Seoul on July 20, 2015. JUNG YEON-JE/AFP/Getty Images

    The outbreak has wrecked tourism and commerce, but now the last person in quarantine is free to go.Asia-Pacific,Hwang Kyo-ahn,Middle East Respiratory Syndrome,South Korea,World Health Organization,Michael Lerner

    Published Date : Jul 28, 2015, 2:34 PM EDT
  • The Thai Airways logo on a model aircraft  in Bangkok, Thailand, March 25, 2015. Bloomberg/Bloomberg via Getty Images

    Thai Airways will soon end all service to the U.S., and Malaysia Airlines will slash its Australia capacity.Asia-Pacific,airline industry,Australia,Charumporn Jotikasthira,China,Christoph Mueller,Malaysia,Malaysia Airlines,New Zealand,restructuring,Thai Airways,Thailand,Michael Lerner

    Published Date : Jul 27, 2015, 3:32 PM EDT