Investors keep their faith in Hong Kong markets despite protests

Hong Kong, October 3, 2019 - As anti-government protesters fought pitched battles with police in Hong Kong streets last week, a group of bankers...

Southeast Asia’s Internet economy to hit $100 billion this year: report

Singapore, October 3, 2019 - Southeast Asia’s Internet economy was forecast to grow 39% this year to $100 billion as millions of people in...

U.S. consumer spending slows; business investment weak

Washington DC, Sept 27, 2019 - U.S. consumer spending barely rose in August and business investment remained weak, suggesting the economy was losing momentum...

U.S. consumer confidence plunges in September

New York, Sept 24, 2019 -- U.S. consumer confidence fell by the most in nine months in September, far more than expected, as Americans’...

WeWork’s Neumann gives up control, CEO role following investor revolt

New York, Sept 24, 2019 -- WeWork co-founder Adam Neumann agreed on Tuesday to resign as chief executive and give up majority voting control,...

New York extends lead over Brexit-hit London in finance center poll

London, September 19, 2019 - New York has extended its lead as the world’s top financial center, with London barely holding on to second...

U.S., Chinese trade deputies face off in Washington amid deep differences

Washington DC, September 19, 2019 - U.S. and Chinese deputy trade negotiators were set to resume face-to-face talks on Thursday for the first time...

China exempts some U.S. goods from retaliatory tariffs as fresh talks loom

Washington DC-Beijing, Sept 11, 2019 - President Donald Trump on Wednesday welcomed China’s decision to exempt some U.S. anti-cancer drugs and other goods from...

Apple reveals triple-camera iPhone, undercuts Disney streaming TV price

Cupertino, September 10, 2019 - Apple Inc revealed on Tuesday that its streaming TV service will kick off Nov. 1 and cost $4.99 a...

Google’s YouTube to pay $170 million penalty for collecting data on kids

Washington DC, September 4, 2019 - Google, which is owned by Alphabet Inc, and its YouTube video service will pay $170 million to settle...