Chinese stocks posted their worst weekly performance since August on Friday, with major indices tumbling in excess of 5 percent.» Read More
One is a former surfer. Another, a former Goldman manager. But both are now in the same boat: they've done a "fintech bootcamp" for promising startups.
South Korea's government may take back control over school history textbooks from private publishers next month, the Financial Times reports.
China's top Web companies are flooding the U.S. start-up market with cash. One of those businesses is causing an investor revolt.
Amid investor concerns that China could hold back Apple's growth, executive Eddy Cue said the company is gathering momentum there.
Food prices have hit their lowest level since September 2009, dragged down in part by high supplies of milk in Europe.
An Indonesian organisation wants to empower women in rural communities and broaden access to affordable cooking fuel and electricity.
A piece of a wing that washed up on an Indian Ocean island was wreckage from the Malaysian Airlines flight MH370, Malaysia said on Thursday.
China has probably spent about $144bn to bolster the country’s fragile stock market, Goldman Sachs has estimated.
Foreign Minister Wang Yi says S China Sea reclamation had halted, and called on ASEAN countries on how claimant states should conduct themselves.
A slowdown in the Chinese economy hasn’t deterred pharmaceutical giant Novo Nordisk from expanding its local sales efforts.
South Korea's largest retailer is embroiled in an intricate succession battle that exemplifies the pitfalls of the country's family-run conglomerates.
Chief executive Sam Walsh called the result "robust" given the tough operating environment the company faced over the period.
Intercontinental Exchange reported a higher-than-expected quarterly profit and said it plans a Q4 launch for its Singapore futures exchange and clearing house.
Everbright, one of China's largest securities brokerages, said its H1 profit surged almost tenfold amid the market turbulence.
Local entrepreneurs flexed their creative muscles to produce fun products that celebrate what it means to be Singaporean on Singapore's 50th birthday.
With the Botanic Gardens declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site, it may be time for Singapore to reinvent its tourism brand, experts told CNBC.
Malaysia's stocks and currency have tumbled, but bargain buyers don't appear likely to step up any time soon, analysts said.
Hiromi Hasai and his "denshosha" Ritsuko Kinoshita are part of an unusual project to preserve the experiences of Japan's atomic bomb survivors, the NYT reports.
ANZ said it will raise $2.2 billion in a share sale, the latest move by Australia's big lenders to boost capital ratios in the wake of tougher regulation.
Should eBay be worried? Facebook is testing a marketplace to buy and sell your stuff, but only in Australia and New Zealand for now.
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Chris Watling, CEO of Longview Economics, explains why the U.S. corporate sector will cause the country a shallow recession.
OPEC should keep output steady and wait to see if its supply policy will reap rewards, says Alejandro Barbajosa, Middle East and APAC vice president for crude at Argus Media.
Japanese markets have done well because of expansive monetary policy, says Beat Wittmann, co-founder, partner and chairman at Porta Investors.