COMMENTARY

IN 1934, the United States ended 13 years of prohibition. Prohibition was a dark era when alcohol was banned, but illicit booze thrived. The year also marked a seismic shift in the beer industry....

A SPATE of political promises of waivers on farm-loan repayments in Indian states has an unlikely victim: alcohol companies.

[NEW DELHI] The rising affluence of India's middle class will drive growth of as much as 10 per cent a year in the US$33 billion spirits market, according to one of the nation's oldest...

RUSSIAN President Vladimir Putin has spent 18 years erecting barriers to selling alcohol to a population still recovering from the decade-long bender after communism's collapse....

SINGAPORE'S aviation regulator has launched its own investigations against a Singapore Airlines (SIA) pilot who was caught in Australia on Saturday for failing an alcohol test before a flight...