BEIJING—China's economy showed signs of flagging in June, with gauges of factory activity missing market expectations and suggesting weakening momentum in the world's second-largest economy.
SYDNEY Growth in China's services sector picked up in June while big Japanese companies planned to ramp up spending at the fastest pace in a decade, offering hope that prospects are improving for Asia's largest economies despite sluggish factory growth ...
SAO PAULO: Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi has started making devices in Brazil for sale locally, promising to dramatically undercut rivals on price in the first big step beyond Asia for the world's most valuable technology start-up.
Nike co-founder Phil Knight, who built the iconic athletic gear brand from a small-scale shoe business, will step down as chairman next year, the company announced on Tuesday.
The silver-haired retirees who congregate in a dimly lit brokerage in Shanghai's old French Concession can expertly split a trading screen into six windows, interpret a candlestick chart and reel off stock ticker symbols from memory.