A DECADE ago, hedge fund manager Chris Rokos bought two tired hotels in the fashionable Notting Hill neighbourhood here. His ambition was to turn them into one huge house with a subterranean pool, a...

FROM an Asian perspective, there are potentially three new US policy directions (under President-elect Donald Trump) that are relevant to China's growth, policy and reform outlook this year:...

IN the last month of 2016, traders, investors and asset prices were greeted with a visit from Santa, as global markets generally saw a rise in prices. Global equities, as measured by the MSCI AC...

BEN Carson on Thursday detailed his vision for the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD): one that integrates government-assistance programmes with "holistic" solutions and...

AMAZON founder Jeff Bezos will have a place to hang his hat in the US capital, with the purchase of what may be the city's largest private residence, for US$23 million. The Bezos-owned...

HONG KONG'S Court of Appeal on Friday rejected activist short seller Andrew Left's bid to appeal a tribunal ruling that found him culpable of market misconduct over a research report...

STATE-OWNED Shenzhen Metro Group's purchase of the second-biggest holding in China Vanke is likely to pave the way for it to take control of the property giant and put an end to a year-long high...