Suspended President Dilma Rousseff made a final stand in an impeachment trial that is widely expected to remove her from office.
The 52-year war between the Colombian government and FARC insurgents officially ended on Monday with the start of a ceasefire.
Emerging market economies and equities are in a much better shape past to weather an interest rate hike by the Federal Reserve, say experts.
"The glamorous shop displays are a stark contrast to the children carrying bags of rocks and miners in narrow manmade tunnels."
The Fed's Jackson Hole message was entirely reasonable in the absence of any indication of economic measures of America's next administration.
While non-performing loan ratios have crept up, recent results reflect a stabilization in asset deterioration, an analyst said.
Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump tweeted on Sunday that he would make a major speech on illegal immigration in Arizona on Wednesday.
The newly resurgent dollar pressured Asian currencies as markets revived bets that the Fed could possibly raise interest rates as soon as next month.
Singapore has confirmed 41 cases of locally transmitted Zika virus infection, while ramping up health screenings and mosquito control efforts.
Hangzhou city airport has been condemned by authorities as one of the worst-managed in China, the South China Morning Post reports.
Profits earned by China's industrial firms grew at the fastest pace in four months in July, aided by a pick-up in sales and reduced costs.
Cambodia is at a tipping point, as a volatile political situation puts its key industry in the firing line.
Jim Cramer explained what makes a company the best in its sector and when to buy.
Jim Cramer shared his story of how learned to find an edge on stocks, and pay for his college education.
South Africa's troubles will only be aggravated by policy moves from the Fed, says one analyst.
Tough talk on the campaign trail aside, scrapping NAFTA is not going to happen, says UBS's Jorge Mariscal. Here's why.
North Korea’s latest missile test has security analysts admitting the country is closer than ever to possessing a nuclear weapon system.
Rusal's profit slumped 70 percent in the first half of 2016, but the aluminum giant said tightening Chinese supply was helping stabilize metal prices.
To push banks to lend for longer periods of time, the Chinese central bank used 14-day reverse repos for the first time since February.
Southeast Asia is bracing itself for its annual, uncomfortable tryst with haze from Indonesia.