Commodities fall saves China’s blushes

Q1 growth bolstered by drop in price of materials

Tunisia declares state of emergency

Army and police handed more powers and some public rights curbed

Japan boosts aid to ‘Mekong five’ nations

Tokyo extends influence in region crucial to domestic growth

Italy fears Greek political contagion

A No vote in the referendum could embolden anti-euro parties

Here are photos of Yamaha's latest drone called Fazer.

Yamaha aims high with farm drone

Group seeks to expand sales of unmanned aerial vehicles

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Hedge fund worker jailed for copying code

Ke Xu admitted accessing computer program for algorithms

World Bank denies Chinese gag on report

Removed chapter did not meet ‘standards of discourse’

NEW YORK - SEPTEMBER 15: An employee of Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc. carries a box out of the company's headquarters building (background) September 15, 2008 in New York City. Lehman Brothers filed a Chapter 11 bankruptcy petition in U.S. Bankruptcy Court after attempts to rescue the storied financial firm failed. (Photo by Chris Hondros/Getty Images) ©Getty

Malaysia PM denies $681m payments claim 

Allegations are most serious yet in worsening scandal

China fund boosts exposure to equities

CIC targets infrastructure investments in developed countries

Crackdown on Indian madrassas exposes rift

Muslims say government is pursuing fundamentalist Hindu agenda

Dalian Wanda plans $1.9bn share offer

Property developer to brave volatile China stock markets

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Shale glut turbocharges motoring revival

Ford ramps up output as US drivers make use of lower fuel costs

Surf’s up for cruise ship orders

Boom suggests industry has turned corner after Costa Concordia

FILE - JUNE 30, 2015: It was reported that Nike chairman and co-founder Phil Knight will step down next year, and he has recommended Chief Executive Mark Parker as his successor June 30, 2015. SUN VALLEY, ID - JULY 07: Nike Chairman Phil Knight attends the Allen & Company Sun Valley Conference on July 7, 2011 in Sun Valley, Idaho. The conference has been hosted annually by the investment firm Allen & Company each July since 1983. The conference is typically attended by many of the world's most powerful media executives. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Sports shoe king Phil Knight nears finish line

Man behind the swoosh revolutionised sportswear through marketing

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