Start-ups often find it tough to protect their ideas, especially when faced with so-called "clone factories." But most are unfazed.
More members of the Chinese elite are eschewing flashy logos and big brands for more personal designs and subtly exquisite craft.
A number of trailing spouses in Singapore are turning their hands to business, eschewing a common image of expat wives having coffee.
From his perch on the 57th floor of Ho Chi Minh City's tallest and most stylish office tower, Henry Nguyen is at the top of his game.
Running a business in Southeast Asia has thrown Maximilian Bittner, founder and CEO of e-commerce site Lazada, several curve balls over the past year.
India's online retailers have seen renewed interest with big names like Flipkart and Myntra attracting hundreds of millions of dollars in funding.
While Europe is showing signs of an economic recovery, no region is likely to see robust growth, the CEO of Deutsche Post DHL told CNBC.
Budget carrier Tigerair has had a bumpy ride recently, but CEO Koay Peng Yen, told CNBC he's confident the firm will turn things around.
Since Dell's business went private, the PC giant has focused on shifting from a product provider to a problem solver, its president for Asia said.
A number of brands have turned the tables, first developing their virtual presence, and then building a physical store.
“Silicon Allee” may not have the same ring as Silicon Valley, but California’s success has spawned would-be “Silicons” across Europe.
National real estate brokerage Redfin put together a list of the top celebrity real estate sales of 2013.