Lotte shares rise on founder’s dismissal

Power struggle at South Korean chaebol intensifies

LG misses forecasts as profits slump

Television division has sharpest fall and smartphones suffer

China regulator probes Avic shares sales

State-owned aerospace company chairman blamed rout on foreigners

Image sensors help Sony profits soar

Net profit of Y82.44bn is double analysts’ forecasts

Lloyd’s of London seeks Malaysia licence

Specialist insurer pushes into under-covered Asia market

Singapore ramps up start-up efforts

Funding is still dwarfed by China and India however and some decry paucity of ideas

Samsung confirms smartphone drag

Painful reversal of fortunes as flagship Galaxy S6 disappoints

GIC expects a decade of low returns

Singapore fund reports best performance since 2005

Maggi noodles push Nestlé India into loss

Year-on-year sales plunge 20% after nationwide ban

Trade propels renminbi on to global stage

China currency sees less traction on capital markets

Dim sum bond market appeal cools

Onshore and offshore likely to meld as the differences break down

State of the renminbi

China’s currency has come a long way in the past decade

China seeks recognition in SDR club

Consequences will be both symbolic and real

Toshiba scandal claims ninth executive

Interim chief executive at Japanese group to take 90% pay cut

Oil fall swells Daewoo Shipbuilding loss

Net loss of $2bn announced amid writedowns on offshore projects

Alibaba to invest $1bn in cloud computing

Chinese ecommerce group looks to replicate success of Amazon

Nintendo swings to first-quarter profit

Results boosted by cost controls and strong online game debut

Fosun buys former UniCredit headquarters

‘China’s Warren Buffett’ continues spree with €345m acquisition

Malaysia grabs Singapore overspill

Iskandar development zone attracts SMEs facing high land costs

Ford delivers best quarter since 2000

Carmaker benefits from rising economy, strong selling prices, cheap fuel and new models


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