Short-sellers step up assault on Noble

Shares in commodities trader plunge to 6-year low

India to inject $1.9bn into state banks

First step to boost performance and tackle worsening bad debts

Sharp to quit North America TV market

Struggling Japanese group to sell Mexico unit to China’s Hisense

KKR to inject $150m into India’s JBF

Funds will be used for a petrochemical plant and to pay down debt

Big companies warn on China slowdown

Weaker growth in country set to hit second-half profits

Baidu looks to restore confidence

Chinese search engine unveils $1bn buyback after share slump

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 continues as sales of flagship Galaxy S6 disappoint

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 over time

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

Lotte shares rise on founder’s dismissal

Power struggle at South Korean chaebol intensifies

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


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