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Asia's millionaires are the most socially conscious investors among their global peers, according to a new report.
The four children of 88-year-old King Bhumibol Adulyadej visited him in hospital on Wednesday, as crowds gathered outside.
Swiss prosecutors have opened criminal proceedings against Falcon Bank for allegedly failing to prevent suspected money laundering.
China's exports and imports for September came in well below expectations, dented by weak demand at home and abroad.
Big European asset manager Amundi is generally positive on the emerging markets outlook, but sees three clouds on the horizon.
Samsung has slashed its third-quarter operating profit guidance after the electronics giant was forced to permanently end production of its embattled Galaxy Note 7 smartphone.
The very traits that helped define Samsung's brand— quality, performance leadership — are now in question, a strategy expert said.
Singaporean students who're feeling the pinch have good reason, according to new research that shows fees have jumped 38 percent since 2007.
The case of a pregnant 12-year-old Vietnamese girl shocked China this week, highlighting the impact of a gender imbalance.
Thailand's stock index fell more than 6 percent on Wednesday and the baht skidded, a day after police warned of a Bangkok bomb plot.
The Philippine President is set to sign a regulation this month banning smoking in all public places.
Apple CEO Tim Cook made an unexpected appearance in Shenzhen to announce the company’s second R&D center in China.
If you currently own an original, or a replacement, Galaxy Note 7 and live in Asia Pacific, there's a range of options.
Alcoa’s last quarterly results before its split into two disappointed markets, but an analyst said the separation should bode well for the company.
Samsung's known for its great design — so that's probably not what caused the issues plaguing its Note 7 line, said John Sculley.
The "race to the bottom" taking place in the U.S. presidential election campaign is delighting one observer: Communist China.
Beijing and Shanghai have unveiled strict, and unpopular, draft rules to regulate popular taxi-hailing services, the SCMP reports.
The outcome could set a precedent on whether the look and feel of a product entitles the designer to the entire profit.
A Chinese institute is developing a shipping container-sized nuclear power plant called the "hedianbao," the South China Morning Post reports.
Yum Brands released dismal quarterly sales, leaving investors worried about the spinoff of Yum China scheduled for October 31.
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Bitcoin's price could soon reach $50,000, and investors of publicly-traded banks are unlikely to support it, says Ronnie Moas of Standpoint Research.
Merriden Varrall, director, East Asia Program, Lowy Institute for International Policy, says President Xi Jinping has reaffirmed the Communist Party as the source of policy guidance on all aspects of governance.
Daryl Liew, head of Portfolio Management, REYL, says the question for big private Chinese firms is whether government involvement will help spur innovation.