Citing national interest, the Australian government on Friday blocked a Chinese-led consortium from buying the nation's largest private land holding, a collection of Outback cattle ranches bigger than South Korea.
Air France resumed flights to Iran Sunday after last year's landmark deal to curb Iranian nuclear activities, as part of larger French and European efforts to rebuild trade ties long frozen by sanctions.
It may be the smallest-denominated Australian dollar banknote, but a new design for the AU$5 bill attracted an outsized amount of criticism when it was unveiled Tuesday, with detractors calling it "hideous" and "like vomit."
Thousands of people turned out Saturday for festivities celebrating the opening of the new State Route 520 floating bridge across Lake Washington -- so many that the state Department of Transportation declared the event "at capacity" and halted buses that had been expected to shuttle additional people to the structure.
When the Buenos Aires subway closes at night, Enrique Ferrari goes underground to mop the platforms -- and to polish his next thriller.
The Taiwan Stock Exchange Co. (TWSE, 台灣證券交易所) stated that the Fubon India ETF Umbrella Fund, "Fubon NIFTY ETF" (FB NIFTY, Security Code: 00652), the Fubon NIFTY 2X Leveraged Index ETF (FB NIFTY L2XI, Security Code: 00653L) and..............................
Japan central bank chose Tuesday to keep its monetary policy mostly unchanged but noted a raft of risks for an economy making scant headway toward a sustained recovery.
Australian logistics giant Asciano said Tuesday it was recommending an AU$9.05 billion (US$6.8 billion) takeover deal between two rival local and international suitors, breaking up the company's ports and rail assets.
Oil extended its decline in Asia Tuesday as hopes faded that major crude producers would freeze output to ease a world surplus, sending Brent crude back below US$40.
Miramax, the film studio behind hundreds of hit movies including "Pulp Fiction" and "Chicago," has been sold to the Doha-based BeIN Media Group, the companies announced on Wednesday.