[VANCOUVER] Nervous Asian battery makers are turning to early-stage cobalt projects in Australia and Canada to lock in supplies of the critical battery ingredient ahead of expected shortages as...

[HONG KONG] China's Tasly Pharmaceutical Group is planning to list its biopharma unit in Hong Kong to raise about US$1 billion, in what is likely to be the largest biotech float in the city...

[GWADAR, Pakistan] For the thousands of attendees it was meant to be a conference to showcase China's flagship Belt and Road project in Pakistan - the port in southwestern Gwadar that gives...

BRITISH Columbia moved on Tuesday to crack down on real estate speculators, expanding its foreign buyer tax and introducing a new speculation tax, as part of a wide-ranging strategy to cool housing...

[FRANKFURT AM MAIN] The billionaire family that owns Dutch clothing retailer C&A is on the brink of selling the chain to Chinese investors, a German media report said Sunday.

A CLEAR winner is emerging among Chinese equities this year, whether in Hong Kong or Shanghai: real estate.

[BEIJING] China's ruling Communist Party continues to hold talks and maintain contacts with its North Korean counterpart, a senior official said on Saturday, describing the two countries...

THE Bulgarian villagers hunker over their books, struggling with their Mandarin words and characters. But they are not going to China - the Middle Kingdom is coming to them. Because of yoghurt.

[NANJING] While Western drivers like the 'new car' smell fresh off the production line, Chinese would rather their cars didn't smell of anything - a cultural divide that's testing...