Who's Really In Charge Of China's Economy
September 25 2014 8:34 PM
Zhou Xiaochuan may get replaced as central banker, but China's president remains in control.
Six Indian Billionaires To Watch
September 25 2014 1:11 PM
For the first time, India's richest 100 people are all billionaires. Their pasts range from humble self-starters to wealthy heirs.
India's Richest 100 People Are All Billionaires Now
September 25 2014 11:24 AM
Only four women made the list of billionaires, which jumped more than a third from 11 months ago, according to Forbes.
India Restricts Drug Pricing Agency's Power
September 24 2014 3:27 AM
In July, the agency had capped prices of over 100 nonessential drugs, triggering protests by many pharmaceutical companies.
China's Torture Tool Industry Slammed By Amnesty International
September 23 2014 5:33 AM
Most companies manufacturing the tools for torture are state-owned, and advertise themselves online and in trade shows, according to a report.
Hong Kong Students Protest As City's Business Leaders Court Beijing
September 22 2014 6:15 AM
While the pro-democracy protests have struck a chord among students and activists, many Hong Kong businessmen have criticized the movement.
China To Invest $20B In India Over 5 Years
September 18 2014 7:13 AM
Chinese President Xi Jinping, on a three-day trip to India, also said that his government will open up Chinese markets to Indian products.
Shangahi’s New ‘Black London Taxis’ Are Gold
September 17 2014 1:07 PM
After rescuing a 115-year-old maker of London’s ubiquitous black taxis, Chinese automaker Geely delivers the cars to Shanghai.
Malaysia's Electronics Industry Accused Of Employing Forced Labor
September 17 2014 3:39 AM
The study found that 28 percent of the industry’s workers, 32 percent of whom are migrants, were engaged in forced labor.
Chinese Central Bank Injects $81B Into Major Banks
September 17 2014 2:39 AM
The People's Bank of China is reportedly pumping in 100 billion yuan each into China's top five banks.
Xi Jinping Tours Asia To Boost Economic Ties, Outflank Japan
September 16 2014 10:31 AM
The Chinese president is visiting India and Sri Lanka.
India Considers Closing Down Loss-Making State Firms
September 16 2014 12:26 AM
Dozens of state-run companies have been bleeding cash for decades and kept afloat by budgetary support each year.
Gloomy Data On Chinese Factories Hurts Stocks, Oil Prices
September 15 2014 6:41 AM
Brent crude oil slumped to a more than two-year low under $97 per barrel.
Federal Reserve May Tip Its Hand On Interest-Rate Hikes This Week
September 14 2014 7:45 AM
The U.S. Federal Reserve could signal the timing of its first interest-rate increase in more than eight years Wednesday.
China's Factory Growth Falls Near 6-Year Low In August
September 13 2014 9:47 AM
Calls are getting louder for new economic stimulus, by China's central bank or by its government.
Asian Stocks Have Longest Losing Streak In More Than 4 Years
September 12 2014 10:24 AM
Investors are weighing Russia's conflict with the West and a weakening Chinese economy.
India's Renewable Energy Sector To Attract $100B In 5 Years
September 12 2014 2:48 AM
India has set a target of generating 15 percent of its domestic power from renewable energy sources by 2020.
Yao Ming The Philanthropist Wants More Freedom To Spend
September 11 2014 6:25 AM
The Chinese basketball sensation held up the American way of philanthropy as a model while addressing the World Economic Forum.
Modi Government To Raise Record $7B By Selling Stake In State-Owned Firms
September 11 2014 3:38 AM
The combined asset sale, which will be done over the course of the year, is expected to add nearly $7.3 billion to the government's coffers.
A Fragile Global Recovery Faces Risks
September 10 2014 3:05 AM
The world's economists worry that while the worst of the financial crisis is past, hurdles remain in the path of vibrant and sustainable growth.