• China sees tech cure for health-care woes Tuesday, 14 Oct 2014 | 8:02 PM ET

    Technology is widely used in developed markets, but the size and scale of China make this a huge opportunity for tech firms and a problem for doctors.

  • Disney eyes bigger picture with Bollywood link Sunday, 21 Sep 2014 | 7:30 PM ET

    'Khoobsurat' is the first Hindi-language film for many years to be officially branded as a Disney movie in India. The Financial Times reports.

  • Singapore GIC gives PE firms a run for their money Wednesday, 3 Sep 2014 | 7:14 PM ET
    An employee is silhouetted against the logo for the Government of Singapore Investment Corp. (GIC) during GIC's staff conference, in Singapore.

    Singapore's GIC is taking the unusual step of investing directly in unlisted firms as low yields spur fund managers to adopt a more hands-on attitude.

  • Medicaid 'expanding' profits for health systems Wednesday, 3 Sep 2014 | 12:01 AM ET

    Hospitals in states that expanded Medicaid are reaping financial benefits in excess of original estimates, a new report found.

  • Global watchdog warns on danger of cyberattack Monday, 25 Aug 2014 | 1:18 AM ET
    Greg Medcraft, chairman of the International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO).

    A global watchdog has sounded the alarm about the danger of cyberattacks, warning that firms and regulators need to address the “uneven” response to the threat of online assaults.

  • 'Sharing economy': Is Asia ready? Thursday, 21 Aug 2014 | 6:45 PM ET

    It's a concept that's catching on globally. Sharing economy has rejuvenated sectors from transportation to hospitality and is making its way to Asia.

  • NQ Mobile shares fall after auditor dismissed Friday, 18 Jul 2014 | 10:33 AM ET
    NYSE EuroNext flag hangs outside the NYSE.

    NQ Mobile, a Chinese mobile software maker facing allegations of fraud, saw its shares fall after it dismissed its independent auditor.

  • Getting banks out of the forex business Tuesday, 17 Jun 2014 | 6:00 AM ET
    Taavet Hinrikus and Kristo Käärmann, founders of TransferWise

    When two friends living in Europe got fed up with money-transfer fees, they knew there had to be a better way, and PayPal's founder agreed.

  • Real Medicare waste? Uncle Sam stayed mum too long Wednesday, 9 Apr 2014 | 5:43 PM ET

    Releasing data about Medicare reimbursements to doctors could have led to cost savings in the past, but legal rulings kept it hidden for 35 years.

  • PwC strikes deal to buy Booz  Thursday, 3 Apr 2014 | 7:16 AM ET

    Bob Moritz, PricewaterhouseCoopers chairman and senior partner, discusses the company's plan to boost its consulting business by extending its global reach.

  • Who are these people? Insurers scope out new enrollees Thursday, 13 Mar 2014 | 12:08 PM ET
    Dr. Esteban Lovato performs a routine check-up on a patient at the La Loma Medical Center in Oakland, California, U.S., on Friday, Jan. 31, 2014.

    The danger of unexpected costs is leading many insurers to try to get a sense of Obamacare enrollees' health status as quickly as possible.

  • SEC judge suspends 'Big Four' China units over audits Thursday, 23 Jan 2014 | 12:28 AM ET

    Chinese units of the global "Big Four" accounting firms should be suspended from practicing in the United States for six months, a U.S. judge ruled.

  • Hong Kong bankers shake off lean as IPOs come back Tuesday, 14 Jan 2014 | 6:26 PM ET

    After three lean years, Hong Kong bankers are looking forward to a surge in fees in 2014 as the city regains its swagger with a slew of big-money IPO.

  • Year winds down, but Hong Kong IPOs just ramping up Wednesday, 11 Dec 2013 | 11:20 PM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange on October 11, 2013.

    Hong Kong's market for initial public offerings (IPOs) looks like it's kicking into gear, just as the year winds down.

  • Luxembourg lauds third Chinese bank HQ in Europe Tuesday, 29 Oct 2013 | 8:25 PM ET

    Luxembourg hailed the opening of the European headquarters of a third Chinese bank, underlining its yuan business ambitions.

  • Setting up shop: Watch out for these pitfalls Tuesday, 15 Oct 2013 | 9:35 AM ET

    For many entrepreneurs, opening their own shop offers an alternative route to market. What do they need to consider before doing so?

  • US jobs report delay leaves a void in markets Thursday, 3 Oct 2013 | 8:07 PM ET

    With no jobs report to trade on, markets instead will bounce off the words of the politicians responsible for shutting down the Labor Department.

  • The wheels keep turning: Pros handicap Fed pick Tuesday, 30 Jul 2013 | 3:15 PM ET
    Janet Yellen and Larry Summers

    Who’s best for the markets, Yellen or Summers? Wall Street debates while awaiting Obama’s pick for the next Fed chairman.

  • White Males' Diversity Skills Still Lacking Thursday, 4 Apr 2013 | 11:19 AM ET

    How are white male managers doing when it comes to diversity? Great! At least that's what the white male managers said in a recent survey. NBC News reports.

  • SEC Charges Chinese Affiliates of Top Firms Monday, 3 Dec 2012 | 6:22 PM ET

    U.S. regulators on Monday charged the Chinese arms of five top accounting firms with securities violations over their refusal to produce certain audit papers, raising questions about whether talks between the United States and China to resolve the issue have stalled.