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...

OFFSHORE marine solution provider Vallianz Holdings is streamlining its operations in response to the challenging marketing conditions in the offshore and marine industry.

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ONLINE investment guide Investopedia defines the "January effect" as a seasonal increase in stock prices during the month of January that often occurs at the start of each year...

WE expect US office demand to strengthen further in 2017 from pro-business policies of President-elect Donald Trump. While a faster-than-expected US Federal Reserve rate hike generally has a negative...

NO major commodity had a worse 2016 than uranium. In fact, the element used to make nuclear fuel has had a pretty dismal decade. Prices tumbled 41 per cent last year, touching a 12-year low below US$...