[DHAKA] Bangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's party won almost 90 per cent of the seats to give the premier an unprecedented fourth term in a vote marked by tight security, violence and a...

OUTLOOK 2019

THERE will be plenty of election fever in Asia in 2019. Many major economies in the region are expected to hold national elections in the coming months.

[DHAKA] Early results showed that Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina was heading for a landslide victory in Sunday's general election, local TV said...

THAILAND'S junta on Tuesday lifted a ban on political campaigning ahead of 2019 elections, more than four years after the restriction was imposed following the kingdom's latest coup...

THE great Indian election carnival in the stock market - which happens once in five years during the general election campaign - has begun with investors eagerly picking stocks because there is no...

IT always happens when the sitting president's party loses seats in Congress after a bruising mid-term election campaign. Politicians on both sides of the aisle propose that the White House...

[LONDON] Britain's opposition Labour Party said that if Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit deal was voted down then it would push for a national election and also possibly another...

OUTCOME OF US MID-TERMS

THE big question facing global investors is how Wall Street will perform in the medium and long term, now that the mid-term elections are over.

DONALD Trump faced greater restraints on his presidency after Democrats won control of the US House of Representatives and pledged to hold the Republican accountable after a tumultuous two years in...

[SYDNEY] Goldman Sachs Group Inc. has called time on the world-beating surge in Indian stocks.