[BRUSSELS] Strong growth in China, Mexico and new market South Africa helped Anheuser-Busch InBev, the world's largest brewer, to increase earnings in the second quarter...

[HONG KONG] China's Huawei Technologies, one of the world's largest telecom equipment makers, posted on Thursday a 15 per cent rise in first-half revenue, the slowest growth for the period...

[SHANGHAI] Viral photos and news reports in the United States allegedly showing a mouldy ice cream maker at a US outlet of McDonald's Corp have prompted swift action from the fast-food giant...

ALL big Chinese companies owned by the central government will be registered as limited liability companies or joint-stock firms by the end of the year, as Beijing moves to make its state-owned...

CHINESE e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd and its Indian associate Paytm E-commerce Pvt are in talks to invest about US$200 million for a stake of roughly 20 per cent in India's leading...

WHEN Lin Zuao Ru, a Beijing entrepreneur, first heard about business opportunities in eastern Iran, he was sceptical. But then he bought a map and began to envision the region without any borders, as...

[MANILA] China's foreign minister on Tuesday said he supported the idea of joint energy ventures with the Philippines in the disputed South China Sea, warning that unilateral action could cause...

[MANILA] Beijing urged South-east Asian nations on Tuesday to unite and "say no" to outside forces seeking to interfere in the South China Sea dispute, in an apparent swipe at the United...

[HONG KONG] Hong Kong announced on Tuesday a controversial plan to allow mainland officials to enforce Chinese laws inside a Hong Kong train station, an immigration set-up critics say will encroach...

[COLOMBO] Sri Lanka's cabinet cleared a revised agreement for its Chinese-built southern port of Hambantota on Tuesday, a spokesman said, after terms of the first pact sparked widespread public...