Friday, April 10, 2015
Asian commodity trading giant Noble Group hit back Thursday after U.S. short-seller Muddy Waters accused the firm of existing "solely to borrow and burn cash," in an attack that saw its shares dive.
Tuesday, April 7, 2015
One of the biggest private collections of Swatch watches in the world will go under the hammer in Hong Kong this week and is expected to fetch more than US$1.3 million.
Saturday, April 4, 2015
Asian markets rose on Friday in holiday-thinned trade as investors looked ahead to the release of U.S. jobs data later in the day, while Shanghai retreated on profit-taking after a recent rally.
Thursday, October 9, 2014
A flawless fancy vivid pink diamond sold for a record US$17.7 million in Hong Kong late Tuesday, Sotheby's said.
Wednesday, August 27, 2014
Britain's top judge Tuesday warned Hong Kong of the need for "eternal vigilance" to safeguard its liberties.
Tuesday, August 12, 2014
At a glitzy show stall for a new residential development in Hong Kong, property agents with loudspeakers are promoting the latest trend in the overcrowded city -- high-end "micro-flats" which still come with an eye-watering price tag.
Wednesday, July 9, 2014
HSBC downgraded its investment outlook on Hong Kong, citing fears over a pro-democracy movement in the city but the banking giant later altered its report, severely toning down the emphasis on public unrest.
Wednesday, April 16, 2014
Dim sum bonds, or offshore yuan bonds, will see increasing demand, experts said, thanks to lower financing costs in Hong Kong and tightening liquidity in the mainland.
Friday, April 11, 2014
A company controlled by the family of Asia's richest man Li Ka-shing has sold a landmark Beijing property for more than US$900 million, it said, adding to speculation he is cashing out of Chinese property.
Wednesday, April 2, 2014
Growth in the developing economies of Asia will edge higher as the recovery in rich countries helps the region weather the slowdown in China, the Asian Development Bank said Tuesday.