Business

Bangkok hosts Indian film industry's biggest annual event

Jun 24, 2018

Thailand's capital has hosted the Indian film industry's biggest annual event, with awards given to top Bollywood actors and movies

Malaysia names new central bank governor

Jun 22, 2018

Malaysia has named an experienced former central bank official, Nor Shamsiah Mohamad Yunus, as the new central bank governor

Vietnam arrests 4 more oil execs in corruption crackdown

Jun 22, 2018

Vietnamese police have arrested 4 more former senior oil executives for allegedly abusing their power to appropriate property as the communist authorities step up their toughest crackdown on corruption in years

Thailand preparing total ban on import of electronic waste

Jun 21, 2018

Thai authorities say they may use special powers given to the military government to impose a total ban on the import of electronic waste for reprocessing

Malaysia to go ahead with skyscraper despite stolen funds

Jun 21, 2018

Malaysia's government says it will not cancel a skyscraper project billed as the tallest in the region even though $747 million from the project has been misappropriated by the 1MDB state fund set up by former premier Najib Razak

China says US swinging 'big stick' of unfair trade tactics

Jun 21, 2018

China has accused the U.S. of using pressure tactics and blackmail in its threats to impose tariffs on hundreds of billions of dollars of Chinese imports

Divers search Indonesian lake for 192 missing after sinking

Jun 20, 2018

Indonesian officials say more than 190 people are missing from a ferry sinking early this week at a popular lake on Sumatra, many more than previously believed

Global stocks rise, unfazed by US-China tensions

Jun 20, 2018

Stock markets are brushing off US-China trade tensions as investors focus on underlying strength of global economy

Survey: Companies in China feel pressure to give up tech

Jun 20, 2018

A business group says one in five foreign companies in China feel compelled to hand over technology as the price of market access _ a key irritant in an escalating U.S.-Chinese trade conflict

Asian stocks take breather from trade tension; markets mixed

Jun 20, 2018

Asian markets mixed as traders sideline trade tensions for encouraging housing data

Sign up now!

Advertisement