An avalanche swept down a slope of Mount Everest on Friday, killing nine Nepali mountaineering guides at the beginning of the main climbing season, a Tourism Ministry official said.» Read More
Asia markets could reflect continued disappointment going into Thursday as overseas investors digest moves by the U.S. Federal Reserve and a major market prepares for a holiday weekend.
U.S., European and Japanese companies have been building up blue-collar and back-office operations and representative offices in places like mainland China, Hong Kong and Singapore, reports the New York Times.
CNBC's Carolin Schober reports on all the market moving events from Europe, including a look at the choppy trading session, as investors await word from the Fed.
Perhaps seeking to promote the country as one of the good guys, China is financing a Hollywood movie featuring a Chinese superhero who saves the world. The character has been invented by Stan Lee, the 89-year-old creator of figures such as Hulk. The FT reports.
Erwan Rambourg, Head of Consumer and Retail, HSBC Global Research said he sees Prada benefiting from growing sophistication of Chinese consumers and their preference for products with higher leather content.
Leading hedge fund managers are betting on a significant sell-off in German government bonds in the coming months after a sharp fall in yields on the debt paper driven by a flight to safety in the eurozone, the Financial Times reports.
Stewart Aldcroft, Senior Advisor, Investor Services, Asia Pacific, Citi says China is making policy changes that are positive for the asset management industry.
As Myanmar continues to remake itself anew, the country’s perplexing and outmoded laws of commerce are beginning to become more sensible. Among the more confounding laws govern car sales.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on Europe's trading day, including a record "euro-era" yield at the Spanish bond auction and a look at the impact on U.S. markets, with CNBC's Courtney Reagan.
The wealth gap is widening in Hong Kong, according to new data from the city's Census and Statistics Department as the population ages rapidly and industries decline.
The Chinese market is expected to trade cautiously ahead of the long weekend — markets will be closed on Friday for the Dragon Boat Festival.
CNBC's Kelly Evans reports on all the market moving events from Europe, including Spain selling 3 billion euros at near record highs.
Catherine Yeung, Investment Director, Fidelity Worldwide Investment, says sentiment in China stocks should improve and start bottoming out in the fourth quarter of the year.
Catherine Yeung, Investment Director, Fidelity Worldwide Investment says stocks in Southeast Asia remain attractive because valuations are low and yields are high.
The Chinese market may continue its sleepy trading seen in the past few weeks, due to the absence of major policy announcements.
What will move the market tomorrow, with Stephanie Link, TheStreet; Gary Wedbush, Wedbush Securities; and Kevin Caron, Stifel Nicolaus.
In the tug of war between packing more technology into cars and making sure what we’re driving is not “too wired,” it is more clear than ever that the future of the auto industry is tied to the future of the tech industry.
Forget China’s bilateral exchange-rate regime with the dollar, it’s a Chinese government policy of value-added tax adjustments that has been boosting China’s exports, according to a university Professor.
The head of Denmark’s central bank has warned that the Danish krone is coming under intense pressure from investors seeking a haven in Europe and betting that the currency’s peg to the euro could be cracked by the crisis. The FT reports.
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David Frigstad, Chairman of Frost & Sullivan, says Japanese firms are "aggressively" pursuing changes in their corporate culture after missing out on previous global opportunities.
Jeffrey Halley, Senior Manager at Saxo Capital Markets, describes the factors impacting the rupee in Thursday trade.
Richard Gelfond, CEO of IMAX, explains why the firm is still seeing "great appetite" for its theater in the mainland.