[NEW YORK] The CBS Corp on Tuesday named Richard Parsons, a long-time business and media executive, as interim chairman of the board of directors — the latest move in a continuing shakeup during what...

SINGAPORE-BASED foodtech startup, Alchemy FoodTech, has secured a seven-digit investment in a pre-series A round led by Heritas Capital Management, and co-led by Seeds Capital, the investment arm of...

[HONG KONG] China's premier hotpot chain Haidilao International soared as much as 10.3 per cent in early trading on its Hong Kong debut on Wednesday after raising nearly US$1 billion in its...

[HONG KONG] Chinese gambling enclave Macau is suffering from deja vu. Investors worry a less vibrant VIP market heralds hard times, as it did in 2011. Shares in SJM, Wynn Macau and Galaxy...

[CHICAGO] The coffee-and-doughnut chain, which will make the change official in January, is following in the footsteps of companies like Walmart Inc (which recently removed its hyphen), WW (...

[NEW YORK] Nike reported solid gains in both quarterly profit and revenues on Tuesday but shares fell in after-hours trading on slowing growth in China.

[WASHINGTON] Leading internet search engine Google will acknowledge that it has made "mistakes" on privacy issues in testimony an executive of the Alphabet Inc unit will deliver to a US...

DRUG companies usually get what they want in public-policy battles on Capitol Hill, but a move by the pharmaceutical industry to grab US$4 billion from the federal Treasury in a bill that is supposed...

GIANNI Versace SpA's sale to Michael Kors Holdings Ltd would leave a dwindling number of independent global fashion brands still up for grabs. Many big names - from Dior to Gucci to Yves Saint...

WEIGHT Watchers is dropping its brand name in exchange for something slimmer: "WW". The company says the new logo - coupled with the tagline "Wellness that Works" - puts an...