TOKYO—Now that Yahoo Inc. YHOO -0.30 % 's board is weighing a sale of the company's core Internet business, any shortlist of potential buyers would feature a perennial candidate, SoftBank Group Corp.
TOKYO Asian stock markets wavered on Wednesday after downbeat U.S. manufacturing data raised questions about how aggressive the Federal Reserve would be when hiking interest rates, while the dollar retreated from 8-1/2-month highs.
Russian oil output in November hovered near a post-Soviet record set the previous month, shrugging off a crude-price slump before OPEC gathers for its annual meeting in Vienna.
CANBERRA, Australia - Australia's weather bureau refused to comment on a media report on Wednesday that it has been hacked in a cyberattack that compromised sensitive systems across the federal government.
CHENNAI / NEW DELHI: For the second time in weeks, life in Chennai has been brought to a grinding halt because of flooding. The city received overnight rain that was the worst in a century, forcing the state government to release water from overflowing ...