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32 days ago
Japan turns to riskier DIY pensions
Japan turns to riskier DIY pensions

Growing concern about the state’s finances is pushing Japan’s workers to self-manage their pensions.

33 days ago
Exodus of professionals reshapes Qatar
Exodus of professionals reshapes Qatar

Foreign workers are being laid off in droves amid sweeping cuts to public and private companies in Qatar.

33 days ago
The stubborn costs that banks cannot erase
The stubborn costs that banks cannot erase

American banks are under renewed pressure to cut costs - but managers are finding some expenses simply won't budge.

33 days ago
High-speed rail link for Singapore, Malaysia
High-speed rail link for Singapore, Malaysia

The travel time between Singapore and Kuala Lumpur will be reduced to 90 minutes by 2026.

33 days ago
$800m for perfume ads that stink?
$800m for perfume ads that stink?

An estimated $800m is spent on fragrance marketing each year - from TV commercials to billboards. Is it working?

33 days ago
Pokemon GO and the danger zone
Pokemon GO and the danger zone

Japan issues nine safety tips for Pokemon GO gamers as the smartphone app debuts in the country.

33 days ago
Lagarde wants Brexit uncertainty to end
Lagarde wants Brexit uncertainty to end

Uncertainty over Britain's vote to leave the EU is affecting global economic growth, warns IMF boss Christine Lagarde.

33 days ago
Murdoch to succeed Fox’s Ailes
Murdoch to succeed Fox’s Ailes

Roger Ailes resigns as head of the Fox News Channel, leaving his boss Rupert Murdoch to settle frayed nerves at the network.

34 days ago
Samsung strikes back at Huawei
Samsung strikes back at Huawei

Samsung has accused Huawei Technologies of infringing on its mobile technology patents.

34 days ago
Brexit: Hollande offers May some time
Brexit: Hollande offers May some time

Prime Minister Theresa May won’t trigger Britain’s EU exit procedure this year - but France says it should happen sooner rather than later.

34 days ago
PayPal and Visa unveil fees pact
PayPal and Visa unveil fees pact

PayPal and Visa have made up after more than a decade sparring over the future of digital payments.

34 days ago
Starbucks’ revenue trails estimates
Starbucks’ revenue trails estimates

Coffee-shop chain Starbucks feels the pinch as American consumers spend less.

34 days ago
Yahoo pioneers lament company’s decline
Yahoo pioneers lament company’s decline

As Yahoo’s future hangs in the balance, a wave of sorrow and nostalgia is reverberating through the company’s former executives.

34 days ago
Robots: Honda and SoftBank team up
Robots: Honda and SoftBank team up

Honda and SoftBank will work together on artificial intelligence to develop products with sensors and cameras that can converse with drivers.

34 days ago
Unilever spruces up profits
Unilever spruces up profits

Unilever says the first half of the year was marked by “a period of high volatility and accelerating change”.