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Sony has spun off its semiconductor business into a separate unit so it can focus on growing its fast-growing digital image business.
Australia's economic engine has sputtered as the commodities boom loses steam, but the country could get a fillip from legalizing same-sex marriage.
Despite Uber's global challenges which include pending criminal cases, Australia offers a comeback for the ride-sharing app.
Asian equities extended gains into a second session on Tuesday following another U.S. rally, while investors kept an eye on regional central banks.
Three scientists have shared the Nobel Prize for medicine for work on key drugs used to fight parasitic diseases, the FT reports.
The prosecution is seen in Hong Kong as a blow to the cosy relationship between the city's political class and its rich, the FT reports.
U.S. Federal law-enforcement authorities are investigating an alleged bribery scheme tied to the United Nations, the WSJ reported.
Australia's central bank kept its cash rates unchanged at 2 percent for a fifth straight month.
Australia's trade deficit widened in August to A$3.1 billion, data released by the country's statistics bureau showed.
Big win for Obama and Abe as the US, Japan and 10 other Pacific Rim economies reach agreement to strike trade pact, the FT reports.
CNBC explains what the Trans-Pacific Partnership is and how it could affect American workers and consumers.
Doomsday scenarios of a hard-landing in China may have transfixed market watchers, but the IMF remains relatively sanguine on the economic outlook.
The slowdown in China, weaker commodity prices and the prospect of tighter external financing conditions are dimming East Asia's growth outlook.
Trader and miner rockets as much as 72 percent in Hong Kong on hopes it would sell a stake in its agricultural assets.
The luxury London market finally appears to be in pause mode, and could stay stuck for a while, according to high-end estate agent Knight Frank.
The case for BOJ stimulus strengthened after data showed real wages rose just 0.2 percent on-year in August.
Japan's efforts to kickstart its long-moribund economy spurred a nearly three-year-long stock rally, but some see signs that's hit its limit.
Wealthy Chinese consumers haven't lost their urge to splurge, according to the CEO of Piaget.
Widely publicized jeremiads about emerging markets are mainly referring to East Asia's developing economies. They are totally wrong.
The recent wild ride in global stock markets has thrown up serious challenges for what is a reasonable-size chunk of HK's population - millionaires.
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CNBC's Julia Chatterly speaks with Mario Centano, Portugal's Finance Minister, about the new government and the euro area finance ministers meeting.
Simon Warner, head of fixed income at AMP Capital, explains why contingent convertible (CoCo) bonds are very risky.
China's market is likely to follow the trend but to a lesser degree, says Daniel So, strategist at CMB International Securities.