Japanese firms are finding it difficult to secure sufficient workers, hit by a labor shortage that is pushing up hiring costs and eating into profits.
Gap raised its full-year profit forecast, and said it would open 40 stores in India as part of its strategy to expand in emerging markets.
Property plays are near to Singapore's heart, but one manager doesn't think the city-state is particularly friendly to real-estate investors.
Chinese brokerages will start making markets next week on China's New Third Board, its leading over-the-counter (OTC) exchange.
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Chris Watling, CEO of Longview Economics, expects volatility to return soon to markets as Fed easing comes to an end. He later discusses how that may present opportunities.
A credible opposition from Prabowo is unlikely after the court ruling and as his allies face pressure to break away from him, says Adam Jarczyk, Practice Leader, Asia Pacific at Frontier Strategy Group.
Richard Harris, Chief Executive, Port Shelter Investment Management, explains why Beijing wants to "clip the wings of foreign firms" in the mainland.