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The genre that brought the world PSY's "Gangnam Style" could undergo a makeover if one of the nation's top music gurus gets his way.
A Chinese electronics company recalls its US webcams after last week's attack that shut down multiple websites, The Verge reports.
Wells Fargo and the Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA) have used blockchain to process a shipment of cotton from the U.S. to China.
Opium production in Afghanistan has increased 43 percent in the past year.
Germany has withdrawn its approval for a Chinese takeover of chip equipment maker Aixtron,throwing up an unexpected hurdle for a $728 million deal
Singapore has joined the influential International Energy Agency as an association country, upping the city-state's focus on energy security.
South Korean container shipper Hanjin said on Monday that it would close all 10 of its European businesses, The Wall Street Journal reported.
Japan could finally pass a long-awaited bill with the potential to transform the country into an international gaming destination.
Rurik Jutting, 30, is charged with two counts of murder for the deaths of two Indonesian women.
The official calendar features photos and quotes from the Russian President.
Don't believe the hype about a Singapore property pick-up, Nomura said, addressing some "half-truths" about one of Asia's real estate hotspots.
Japan's exports fell for a 12th straight month in September from a year earlier, as the yen's gains undermined export prices.
Saudi Arabia's Energy Minister Khalid al-Falih said on Sunday he had invited his Russian counterpart Alexander Novak to meet Gulf Arab energy ministers.
Despite a tumultuous year, Turkey's economy is weathering the storm, and some investors still see value despite credit downgrades.
A hotel project in Texas promotes a connection to “the world’s leading developer” and a path to a visa in the United States, NYT reports.
Iraq's deputy oil minister Fayadh al-Nema said on Sunday total oil production stood at 4.774 million barrels per day (bpd).
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U.K. GDP figures benefited from the global financial rebound and higher tourism expenditure, says Mitsubishi UFJ Securities International's Brendan Brown.
Saudi Arabia is committed to bringing OPEC together but a 4 percent output cut seems unrealistic, says Credit Suisse's David Hewitt.
Rob Enderle, principal analyst at Enderle Group, talks about how Alphabet's revenues are still largely from search.