Monday, August 31, 2015
Thousands of laborers from Vietnam's northwestern provinces have worked illegally in foreign countries.
The oil and gas producer Nexen Energy, a Canadian subsidiary of China's CNOOC, was forced to suspend operations Saturday at 95 pipelines after a major leak last month.
British former tabloid news editor Rebekah Brooks is to return to Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. as chief executive of its UK division, the Financial Times reported on Friday.
Iraq's electricity minister outlined to parliament Saturday a slew of problems that have contributed to abysmal power services, which have sparked widespread public anger and protests.
Hong Kong's towering skyline is dominated by major banks and investment houses -- but smaller start-ups are playing an increasing role on the financial landscape.
Sunday, August 30, 2015
Brazil has slipped into recession, the government said Friday, deepening the gloom in the world's seventh largest economy already battered by falling commodity prices, political crisis and a corruption scandal.
China on Saturday scrapped a two-decade limit on the percentage of funds banks can lend out relative to deposits, state media reported.
China's pension funds do not have the obligation to prop up or rescue the country's turbulent stock market, a top official said on Friday amid popular expectations for the funds to do so.
Advanced Semiconductor Engineering (ASE) may not be deterred from its bid to take over control of its major competitor, Siliconware Precision Industries (SPIL), despite the latter's freshly announced strategic partnership with Hon Hai Precision Industry, according to analysts.
American depositary receipts of Advanced Semiconductor Engineering Inc. (ASE), one of Taiwan's leading integrated circuit packaging and testing services provider, closed down more than 5 percent on Wall Street ..............