[TOKYO] Japan's justice minister on Thursday became the second Cabinet member to quit in a week, after allegations his wife broke election law while running for a Parliament seat.

[TOKYO] Japan's new trade minister said on Friday he had submitted his resignation after being accused of violating election law by offering voters money and gifts, local media said.

[FORT WORTH] Donald Trump said on Thursday Energy Secretary Rick Perry, who has been caught up the impeachment probe engulfing the US president, was standing down, marking the latest departure of...

[WASHINGTON] US President Donald Trump announced late on Friday that acting US homeland security chief Kevin McAleenan has resigned, becoming the latest in a long list of top officials to leave...

IMPERIAL Brands Plc said chief executive officer Alison Cooper is stepping down from the UK tobacco company, a week after it warned that sales of cigarette alternatives are falling short of...

[FRANKFURT] The European Central Bank lost its third German board member to resignation over policy differences in a decade Wednesday, further drawing back the veil on controversy at the top and...

[BEIJING] Beijing on Tuesday threw its backing behind Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam after an audio recording emerged of her saying she wanted to quit over three months of unrest in the semi-...

THE group chief executive officer (CEO) of BreadTalk Group, Henry Chu Heng Hwee, will leave the company with effect from Dec 31, 2019.

[PARIS] A senior French cabinet minister resigned Tuesday after reports accused him of extravagant spending, including on luxury dinners, but lashed out at what he termed a "media lynching."

[RIO DE JANEIRO] The head of Brazil's powerful state development bank quit on Sunday, a day after far-right President Jair Bolsonaro threatened to sack him, fueling a political crisis engulfing...