As money pours into local start-ups, Japan’s venture scene is heating up. It even created a billion-dollar unicorn: Amazon copycat Mercari.
U.S. stock futures pointed to a slightly higher as investors digested another slew of corporate earnings and the all-important U.S. GDP figures.
Ratan Tata will take over as interim chairman of conglomerate Tata Sons, after the board ousted Cyrus Mistry in a surprise move.
Following launches in Germany and Russia, Apple opened up mobile billing in Japan, Switzerland and Taiwan for iPhone users.
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Asian stocks traded mixed on Tuesday, with energy shares taking a hit as signs of weakness in China rekindled declines in oil prices.
Asian shares advanced on Wednesday, with markets in China spiking in the final minutes of trade to clinch their best single-day gain since August 27.
Chinese shares took another tumble on Tuesday amid persisting worries about the health of the world's second-biggest economy.
Asian stocks put up a mixed performance on Monday, as traders digest a slew of Chinese data and tread cautiously ahead of the Fed's meeting.
Asian stocks mostly recovered on Thursday as investors took heart in a positive finish on Wall Street overnight.
SoftBank announced a near $1 billion share buyback and a higher quarterly profit as loss-making Sprint fared better than expected.
Asian stocks outside Japan declined on Thursday, as weaker oil prices and expectations of a U.S. rate hike in September curbed risk appetite.
Asian shares turned mixed late Thursday, as mainland equity markets fell sharply in the afternoon session.
Chinese stocks rebounded on Wednesday, taking the lead in a broader recovery in Asian markets.
As regional bourses stumbled on the back of a slew of central bank decisions, Shanghai stocks outperformed on Tuesday.
Asian equity markets struggled for direction on Wednesday following an uninspiring lead from Wall Street overnight.
Asian indices were broadly lower early Thursday, as a rout in energy stocks and a slew of disappointing corporate earnings weigh on regional markets.
Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong said his company's investors, including BBVA and NYSE, are seeking to gain insight into bitcoin.
The music business has shifted toward downloads and streaming globally. But in Japan, the compact disc is still king. The New York Times reports.
Asian equity markets finished mostly higher on the final trading day of the week following another record close for the S&P 500 overnight.