The Philippines' already vulnerable coconut trees took a hit from the past year's typhoons even as demand for trendy coconut-based products is rising.
After suffering an extended bout of bearishness, China shares in unloved sectors are climbing and analysts expect the rally can continue.
The world’s negative perception of Nigeria is a “tragedy”, a senior political official from the country told CNBC.
Argentina will likely default on its debt for the third time in 28 years on Wednesday, which could cost U.S. hedge funds millions.
Chinese media reported that officers from the State Administration for Industry and Commerce visited the software giant in at least 4 cities.
Ukrainian troops have stepped up their push to win back territory from pro-Russian separatists in the area.
Chinese officials have made sudden visits to Microsoft offices in China, the company said, but declined to give a reason for the inspections.
With companies in Asia slowing their capital investment, the region may face a deceleration in economic growth ahead, HSBC said.
Russia reacted angrily on Saturday to additional sanctions imposed by the European Union over Moscow's role in the Ukraine crisis.
Russia is launching artillery attacks from its soil on Ukrainian troops, according to the US and Ukraine.
U.S. shale has put the country on the same terrain as Saudi Arabia and Russia. In the process, it may turn oil into a safe haven.
McDonald's suspended sales of chicken nuggets in Hong Kong and shifted chicken imports to Thai suppliers for its Japan business.
China's slowing property market tops the list of major economic risks, but some say the sector's stocks are "dirt cheap" and now is the time to buy.
A Liberian man is being tested for the deadly Ebola virus in Nigeria's commercial capital of Lagos, a megacity of 21 million people.
The reports ran one day after Qualcomm said on an earnings call that its licensing patents business faced "significant challenges" in China.
The team will assess whether a National Guard deployment would help to handle the immigration crisis at the Mexican border.
Despite dire predictions that China faced a slew of defaults, few mainland borrowers have welshed amid various stripes of government intervention.
A Ukrainian rebel leader said that pro-Russian rebels had missiles of the type the U.S. says shot down a commercial plane.
Four groups are fighting for Russia in Ukraine, experts say, while the downing of a Malaysian plane has complicated Putin's plans in the country.
Islamist terrorism in Nigeria is impeding food production and pushing inflation, a senior central banker in the country warned on Tuesday.