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Gold ended lower on buoyant equities and as the dollar strengthened after upbeat US data, while the market continued to eye geopolitical tensions.
Crude hit multi-month lows on Monday, as weak demand and easing concerns over risks to supply offset fears about geopolitical risk.
PetroChina is reviewing its multi-billion-dollar push to produce liquefied natural gas(LNG) to fuel trucks and ships in place of diesel.
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.
The dollar failed to get a safe-haven boost despite news that the Ukraine-Russia conflict had entered a potentially dangerous phase.
Spending on tax free shopping fell for the first time in the second quarter, data from duty free shopping group Global Blue showed this week.
Chinese metals traders have opened offices in Singapore, aiming to capture opportunities created by the exit of a string of Western banks.
More wealthy Chinese are moving their money out of China to invest in Australia's property market as a corruption crackdown in China gathers momentum.
Lenovo said net income jumped 23 percent in the first quarter as it consolidated its position in the PC market while boosting smartphone shipments.
Singapore Telecommunications reported a 17 percent fall in its first-quarter profit, hurt by one-off items and adverse currency movements.
Telstra said it would buy back A$1 billion ($930 million) in shares and also hiked its dividend as full-year profits came in above forecasts.
China's economy showed signs of softening, suggesting more policy support may be needed to keep growth on track as a property downturn worsens.
Crude rose in choppy trading, with Brent recovering from a 13-month low as turmoil abroad kept concerns about potential supply disruptions in focus.
Hong Kong carrier Cathay Pacific Airways said its net profit rocketed in the first half as it launched new services and operated fuel-efficient jets.
Japan's economic growth may have collapsed in the second quarter but investors aren't giving up on the market.
Canada will donate a small quantity of an experimental Ebola vaccine developed in its government lab to the WHO for use in Africa.
China's bond market is booming with record issuance and strong demand, but it has been a speculative play dominated by Chinese issuers and investors.
Even as BlackRock is set to amass $1 trillion in exchange-traded fund assets, investors increasingly send money to low-cost leader Vanguard.