Business

Global shares edge higher ahead of US jobs data

May 3, 2019

Global markets see modest gains as traders await US jobs data

Asian markets mixed following losses on Wall Street

May 3, 2019

Asian markets mixed after losses on Wall Street, doubts surrounding China-US deal

World stocks waver as Fed steers clear of signaling rate cut

May 2, 2019

World stocks waver as Fed keeps rates intact, no cut planned despite low inflation

Asian stocks mixed as Fed steers clear of signaling rate cut

May 2, 2019

Asian stocks mixed as Fed keeps rates intact, no cut planned despite low inflation

Netflix announces deal for film about Thailand's cave boys

May 1, 2019

Netflix and "Crazy Rich Asians" production company agree to make a film about rescue of 12 boys and their soccer coach from flooded Thai cave

Asia markets mostly closed, Sydney up after new S&P 500 high

May 1, 2019

Asian markets mostly closed, Sydney advances, following new S&P 500 gains

Malaysia destroys 4 tons of ivory tusks, products

Apr 30, 2019

Malaysia has destroyed nearly four tons of elephant tusks and ivory products estimated to be worth 13.26 million ringgit ($3.2 million) as part of its fight against the illegal ivory trade

Abandon Jakarta: Indonesia again mulls plan for new capital

Apr 29, 2019

Indonesia's decades-long discussion about building a new capital has inched forward after President Joko Widodo approved a long-term plan for the government to abandon overcrowded, sinking and polluted Jakarta

World shares mostly dip on earnings, ahead of US growth data

Apr 26, 2019

Global stock markets are mostly lower amid weak corporate news and ahead of the release of U.S. economic growth data later in the day

Asian shares fall on China stimulus worries, weak earnings

Apr 26, 2019

Asian shares fall on China stimulus worries, weak earnings