[BRUSSELS] The European Union should agree a sanctions law to target computer hackers by early next year, the bloc's leaders are set to say on Thursday and will also seek a pledge from Russia...

[TOKYO] Asian stocks bounced modestly on Tuesday, gaining a toe-hold after a week of heavy losses, although increasing tensions between Saudi Arabia and the West fanned geopolitical concerns and...

[BALI] Sustained trade tensions could slash Asia's economic growth by up to 0.9 percentage point in coming years, the International Monetary Fund said, urging policymakers in the region to...

[SINGAPORE] The selloff that struck the US overnight ripped through Asian stock markets on Thursday, with indexes in Japan and Hong Kong tumbling at least 3 per cent.

SYDNEY (REUTERS) - Asian share markets sank on Thursday after Wall Street suffered its worst drubbing in eight months, a conflagration of wealth that could threaten business confidence and investment...

[SYDNEY] Asian shares hit 17-month lows on Tuesday as China allowed its currency to slip past a psychological bulwark amid sharp losses in domestic share markets, a shift that pressured other...

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THE launch in South Korea on Monday of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) report on avoiding runaway global warming hammered home some stark realities about the need to rapidly...

WHEN Benjamin Jacob stops his new scooter at traffic lights in Malaysia's capital, fellow drivers sometimes flash their lights or honk their horns at him, though he has done nothing wrong. ...

GROWTH in factory activity slowed across Europe and Asia in September, with export orders weakening before the latest escalation in the US-China trade conflict, in another sign the global economy is...

[TOKYO] Factory activity in Asia weakened in September, with many trade-reliant economies seeing a slump in export orders in a sign that escalating US-China tensions are taking a toll on business...