EMERGING markets (EM) are about to embark on another year of wealth creation after adding US$11 trillion to investor portfolios in the past decade.

[WASHINGTON] Sales of new US single-family homes unexpectedly fell in October following recent strong gains, but the overall housing market remains supported by lower mortgage rates.

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INDONESIA'S national dish of nasi goreng, or fried rice, has become a lot cheaper these days as the nation's two big ride-hailing apps wage a price war on everyday groceries.

AUTO sales in China may skid to 26 million this year, a drop of around 8 per cent, a senior industry executive warned, as the world's largest auto market braces for a second year of contraction...

MALAYSIA'S property paradox may be coming to an end as developers build fewer homes. The government rolled out a slew of measures in the past year aimed at solving the nation's two-fold problem of...

US HOMEBUILDING fell for a third straight month in July amid a steep decline in the construction of multi-family housing units, but a jump in permits to a seven-month high offered hope for the...

ON A recent sweltering Sunday afternoon in Hong Hong's Sha Tin district, not long before police battled protesters with tear gas and rubber bullets in several locations nearby, eager homebuyers...

CERTIFICATE of entitlement (COE) prices ended mixed in the latest tender on Wednesday (July 3) as low prices lured buyers back to what is still a weak car market.

US HOUSE prices will rise this year by less than was predicted just three months ago, despite the US Federal Reserve wiping out the prospect of future interest rate rises and recent market...

LENNAR Corp on Wednesday pointed to an improving housing market, as home prices moderate and mortgage rates ease following a pause in rate hikes by the US Federal Reserve.