15 June 2017
BENGALURU: China’s Fosun International Ltd joined the race for Faberge owner Gemfields Plc with an approach that valued the London-listed company at £225mil.
8 June 2017
MUMBAI: India’s central bank kept its key interest rate unchanged at 6.25%, as widely expected, while lowering projections for inflation and striking a less hawkish tone in a policy statement.
7 June 2017
MARAWI CITY: Philippine troops found bundles of banknotes and cheques worth about US$1.6mil (RM6.8mil) abandoned by militants holed up in Marawi City, a discovery the military said was evidence that the fighters were pulling back.
6 June 2017
MARAWI CITY, Philippines (Reuters) - Philippines troops found bundles of banknotes and cheques worth about $1.6 million abandoned by Islamist militants holed up in Marawi City, a discovery the military said on Tuesday was evidence that the fighters were pulling back.
6 June 2017
BANGKOK: The Bank of Thailand said it’s easing some foreign-exchange rules to reduce compliance costs for the private sector. The baht strengthened as speculation the monetary authority might unveil major steps to curb the currency’s appreciation proved unfounded.
5 June 2017
NAIROBI (Reuters) - Kenya's most flamboyant anti-corruption activist, Boniface Mwangi spent years enraging politicians with headline-grabbing stunts, once herding blood-drenched pigs to parliament to highlight legislators' sky-high salaries.
18 May 2017
SYDNEY (Reuters) - One of Australia's top anti-fraud tax officials faces charges after his son and eight friends were arrested in raids that netted cash, luxury cars, two small planes, guns and vintage wine in a A$165 million tax fraud, police said on Thursday.
21 April 2017
(Reuters) - The government of Fiji will release new 7 Fijian dollar (2.61 pounds) banknotes and 50 cent coins to honour the rugby sevens team that won the gold at the 2016 Rio Olympics, Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama said on Friday.
17 April 2017
The Bank of Canada may not be known for its humour but it marked the nation's 150th anniversary with a bit of whimsy, embedding a computer code in its website that lets users unlock a digital celebration.
6 April 2017
Breakfast briefing: Thursday, April 6