Oil prices slid more than $2 a barrel on Tuesday, as Syria accepted a Russian proposal to give up its chemical weapons, which made investors less nervous.
We look at Asia's 10 richest first-generation businessmen. Find out who these self-made billionaires are and how they made their money.
A smaller Asian country is ahead of China in terms of the size of its direct foreign investment into Africa and the gap is widening, according to United Nations data published Monday.
Fereidun Fesharaki, chairman of FACTS Global Energy, shares his views on why Ottawa in Canada blocked a 5.2 billion dollar acquisition by Petronas for Progress Energy, the Canadian natural gas producer.
Dan Yergin, Vice Chairman, IHS doesn't think Petronas will walk away from its bid for Progress Energy, despite the veto by the Canadian government. He also discusses America's energy policy.
Neil Beveridge, Senior Oil Analyst, Sanford C. Bernstein discusses Canada's openness to foreign investment after the government rejects Petronas' bid for Progress Energy.
Kenji Uenishi, Asia Pacific President at GE Energy, explains how the company is building its relationships in Southeast Asia with plans to assist in the expansion of Petronas's LNG project in Bintulu, Malaysia.