SEVEN weeks into the sell-off in technology stocks, sentiment towards the industry is suffering serious damage.

EMERGING markets (EMs) are already contending with US-China trade tensions, policy tightening in developed countries, and a resurgent US dollar. Higher oil prices are exactly what they don't...

MARKETS feel shaky and have felt so for most of the year. Positive news from the United States, in the form of monetary authorities finally shrinking the monetary base after years of expansion, does...

OPINION

THE divergence among economies, and the asset-price dispersion that has come with it, remains one of the key global issues for policy makers and investors this year. The phenomenon isn't...

FOR someone who speaks often and boldly about taking a stand, Laurence D. Fink of BlackRock spends a lot of time thinking about grey areas.

[BEIJING] China's Sinopec and CNPC are speeding up drilling and exploration from major tight and shale oil and gas formations in the country's western regions to boost domestic output,...

TOTAL assets under management (AUM) of the world's 500 largest fund managers rose 15.6 per cent to US$93.8 trillion at end-2017, based on research by Willis Towers Watson's Thinking Ahead...

THE transformation of transportation has begun, and its course is irreversible. The use of combustion vehicles has drawn attention from an increasing number of governments, consumers and companies...

GOLDMAN Sachs Group Inc said that "fear" has made a comeback, and gold is benefiting as stocks slide and investors fret more about the possibility that the US economy may tumble back into...

THE United Nations released a sobering report on climate change this month, stating that the Earth is warming faster than even scientists thought and that without far-reaching action, the planet is...