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National Australia Bank posted a 7 percent rise in third-quarter unaudited cash profit, led by higher mortgage growth and lower bad debt charges.
Ukrainian forces have raised their national flag over a police station in the city of Luhansk, in what could be a breakthrough in Ukraine's efforts.
China’s state-owned airlines have had a turbulent year and are warning of first-half earnings to match when they report later this month.
As China lays down plans for a national carbon trading scheme, it risks repeating mistakes made by flooding its pilot markets with free permits.
The Tokyo-based company sees a new opportunity opening up in rapidly ageing Japan as parents who brought kids up on Kewpie approach their sunset years.
Labor leaders in Cambodia knew they had a strong case for higher wages: they had already compared notes with activists in neighboring countries.
Investors wondering if it's time to cash out on their investments in Macau would be best advised to take their chips off the table.
FedEx was indicted in a U.S. criminal case for conspiracy to launder money over deliveries for illegal online pharmacies.
In the crowded fast-casual market dominated by the likes of Chipotle and Panera, a celebrity-backed burger joint may also be a secret sauce to success.
Traders jumped into a defensive posture before the weekend, selling stocks and adding to bond positions after Ukrainian artillery destroyed part of a Russian armored column.
Malaysia's economy expanded at a faster than expected pace in the second quarter, data showed on Friday, boosted by strong exports and robust consumption.
The M&A wave could be a harbinger of a booming economy...or a collection of last-minute attempts to beat higher debt rates. NYT reports.
The job market may finally be healing at a more normal pace, with one key indicator—jobless claims at the lowest rate in 8½ years.
In dealing with her more than a dozen sponsors, including Revo, NASCAR driver Danica Patrick tells CNBC she does not like to overpromote her brands on Twitter.
Strong second-quarter GDP growth just got stronger and prospects for the third quarter also improved, thanks to a narrower trade gap in June.
Mount Sinai Health System CEO Dr. Kenneth Davis told CNBC that a sick man who was recently in West Africa is "extremely unlikely" have to the deadly virus.
Australia awarded a contract to Dutch firm Fugro to search the sea floor where missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 is believed to have crashed.
The annual gathering of the Australian mining space has issued a cautiously optimistic note as the forum in Kalgoorlie kicked off on Monday.
Microsoft should not obstruct an anti-trust investigation by Chinese regulators, the SAIC said on Monday.
Europe's largest bank by assets posts another fall in pre-tax profits as it continues the second phase of its turnaround plan.
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