[OSAKA] Osaka, long Japan's "second city," is winning the race against Tokyo to draw foreign tourists, but after a boom, its retailers and property developers are adapting to...

[HONG KONG]  On a mountain slope overlooking Hong Kong, Giovanni Lam waits for the right gust of wind to send him soaring skywards, one of a growing number of paragliders using flight to escape...

DEVELOPER Jeff Lamkin knew the risks when he paid US$250 million for 63 acres of an island off the Texas coast. But he saw only upside in the quaint little beach town of Port Aransas.