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Taro Aso said on Tuesday that Japan wants to seek a response to the global market turmoil when the G20 finance leaders meet in Shanghai this week.
Australia's new trade minister has a message to the world: there's more to the country than just commodities.
The Chinese news media covered President Xi Jinping's most recent public appearances with adulation befitting a demigod, The New York Times reports.
The success of the Iranian nuclear deal has reared optimism for world powers to resolve the North Korean crisis in a similar fashion. But differences between the rogue nations may make that tough.
Australia's Qantas Airways on Tuesday posted a record first-half profit as the lower oil price shrank its biggest single overhead.
Fears China's debt mountain will turn into an avalanche have hit the headlines recently, but there are signs at least some of the risk is easing.
Facebook's efforts to boost Internet connectivity will continue despite a setback in India, CEO Mark Zuckerberg says.
A toilet that costs about $40,000 has been built for the princess of Thailand for her Cambodia visit, according to The Guardian.
Industry leaders predict that passengers in driverless cars will able to stream ultra-HD video to their VR headsets thanks to 5G mobile internet.
The effective ban on Huawei entering the U.S. network equipment market has not dampened the Chinese company's interest in setting up Stateside.
As stocks rallied Monday, Brian Jacobsen, chief portfolio strategist at Wells Fargo Advantage Funds, foresees stabilization and suggests looking at emerging markets.
BHP Billiton slashed its interim dividend by 75%, cutting it for the first time since 1988 following a collapse in commodities prices.
A proposal by Australia's opposition party to cut generous tax breaks for retail property investors won't make housing cheaper, experts warn
Investors will look to East Asia for clues on the region's economic health and news out of the G20 Finance Ministers meeting this week.
After months of market volatility, China's top securities regulator finally got the boot over the weekend, leaving many to wonder what took so long.
The seaplane may have faded from view after its burst of fame during the heyday of TV's Fantasy Island, but it's still a favorite of the super-rich.
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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.