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Chief executive Mark Karpeles, bowing in contrition and wearing a suit instead of his customary T-shirt, apologised in Japanese at a news conference for the company's collapse, blaming "a weakness in our system."
Gox, once the world's biggest bitcoin exchange, has filed for bankruptcy protection at the Tokyo District Court, Japanese media reported on Friday. The website of Tokyo- based Mt. Gox went dark on Tuesday, raising concerns about the future of the unregulated virtual currency.
*Sun Art hit 1-1/ 2- year low ahead of 2013 earnings. HONG KONG, Feb 28- Hong Kong shares fell on Friday afternoon, with mainland markets also weaker, as investors cut their exposure in cyclical outperformers ahead of a manufacturing survey and a key China parliamentary meeting next week.
Feb 25- Oilfield services provider Weatherford International Ltd said it would divest five businesses, exit another as it struggles with weak demand in North America, and has identified 6,192 positions for job cuts as part of a previously announced plan.
China may have the world’s second-largest economy but here are five reasons why it will fail to dominate global commerce, says investor Ed Sappin.
Chinese companies are flocking to the U.S. IPO market, undeterred by an accounting row between Washington and Beijing.
Karl Slym, managing director of India's Tata Motors, died on Sunday after falling from a high floor of a hotel in Bangkok, the company said.
Wireless money transfers are gaining traction in India as residents are embrace mobile payments systems similar to those already popular in Kenya.
Apple may finally have struck an iPhone distribution deal with China Mobile, Fortune.com reports.
India's Infosys said it was in the process of reaching a settlement with the U.S. over the company's alleged misuse of temporary business visas.
More than 100 Bangladeshi garment factories were forced to shut as thousands of workers protested low minimum wages, police and witnesses said.
China's second richest tycoon, Zong Qinghou, was attacked near his home in Zhejiang, Xinhua and suffered serious injuries to his hand.
Some economists believe India's slowdown may help turn the country away from the corruption and crony capitalism that fueled the recent boom.
Baijiu, the most popular alcoholic drink you've probably never heard of, could make its way to a liquor store near you soon.
China plans new restrictions on vehicle sales in eight more cities in hopes it can curtail its worsening smog problems as roads become choked with traffic.
The Trans-Pacific Partnership could be the biggest trade deal since the World Trade Organization. But critics say it's steeped in secrecy and that makes it dangerous.
Toyota Motor is recalling about 242,000 gas-electric hybrid vehicles worldwide, including the bestselling Prius model, due to a brake design flaw, the automaker said.
A shareholder coup at newly merged commodities group Glencore Xstrata ousted chairman Sir John Bond on Thursday, along with all other former directors from Xstrata.
Japanese display maker Sharp will aim to boost sales to the iPhone maker's rival Samsung Electronics under a three-year rehabilitation roadmap.
Hess plans to split the roles of chief executive and chairman, countering efforts by an activist investor to shake up management at the oil and gas producer.