OIL prices near the highest level in over three years are driving the world's biggest energy exporter deeper into debt...

CHINA'S pension shortfall is emerging as the next big challenge for policymakers as they intensify their years-long campaign to keep rising debt from derailing the economy...

[HONG KONG] The boom in Asia's dollar bond market is ratcheting up a notch, with companies seeing more than five times as much demand as debt being sold during the first month of this year...

[LONDON] One in four of the lowest-income households in the UK is struggling with debt, according to the Institute for Fiscal Studies.

[TORONTO] Canadian government debt is poised to beat US Treasuries again in 2018 as the Bank of Canada will probably trail the Federal Reserve in raising rates, according to BlackRock Inc.

BAI Shichao has a debt problem that is bigger than his pay cheque - and that's a problem for the rest of China too...

[NEW DELHI] India's corporate affairs ministry in a rare move is seeking approval from the bankruptcy court to take over management control of real-estate giant Unitech Ltd citing mismanagement...

RUSSIA has made a gesture of goodwill to restructure its outstanding loans to Cambodia worth US$1.5 billion. The Russian example could serve as a model for the United States to settle its own...

[BEIJING] - China's frenzied construction of subway systems in cities all over the country may be easing, amid reports funding has been pulled for some projects as Beijing pushes to rein in debt...

CHINA'S frenzied construction of subway systems in cities all over the country may be easing, amid reports that funding has been pulled for some projects as Beijing pushes to rein in debt levels...