Beijing was pushed into launching the AIIB by U.S. refusal to give China more clout in existing institutions, Bernanke said. The FT reports.» Read More
Lenovo said net income jumped 19 percent in the second fiscal quarter, as it tightened its hold over global PC sales even as the market shrunk.
Cyber security software maker Palo Alto Networks said it discovered a new family of malware affecting Apple's operating systems.
New Zealand police on Thursday charged AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd with attempting to procure murder, threatening to kill and possession of narcotics.
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is the highest ranking newcomer on 'The World's 72 Most Powerful People' list compiled by Forbes.
Takata whose potentially defective air bags have been linked to four deaths in the United States, is likely to warn of a bigger full-year loss.
A Chinese tycoon dished out $61.8 million for a van Gogh masterpiece this week, the highest auction price for a painting by the artist in 16 years.
The dollar-yen broke above the 115 level for the first time in seven years on Thursday.
China is setting aside some of its biggest foreign policy challenges to prevent discord at a summit of Asia-Pacific leaders that it hosts next week.
India is hoping a new China-backed multilateral lender will fund coal-based energy projects, putting it in direct conflict with the World Bank.
An improvement in Australia's employment in October after two months of job losses will allay some fears about the labor market, but employment still looks far from healthy, analysts say.
Employment in the world's second largest economy remains resilient even as the real-estate sector experiences a severe downturn.
When major world leaders descend upon Beijing for the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit on November 7, many locals will be on holiday.
After all, it's inevitable the company will continue to benefit from the Chinese market and e-commerce, says Chegg CEO Daniel Rosensweig.
Samsung is on the prowl for up to 1 million square feet of office space in Manhattan to house employees.
Toyota Motor reported an 11.3 percent rise in second-quarter profit on Wednesday, buoyed by a weak yen and strong sales in the United States.
Indonesia's gross domestic product grew 5.01 percent in the third quarter, highlighting the challenge that the new President Joko Widodo faces.
Japanese lawmakers are set to indefinitely postpone legalizing casinos as PM Shinzo Abe lacks the political leverage to pass a bill this year.
Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda said the central bank is ready to do more to hit its 2 percent price goal and recharge a tottering economy.
Commonwealth Bank of Australia posted a near 10 percent rise in first-quarter cash profits on Wednesday as demand for home loans remained strong.
Growth in China's services sector weakened further in October as new business cooled, reinforcing signs of a gradual economic slowdown.
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