Indonesian Air Force officers at a base in Medan, Indonesia, examined a map of the Strait of Malacca after a search operation. Credit Binsar Bakkara/Associated Press.
BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese Premier Li Keqiang warned on Thursday that the economy faces "severe challenges" in 2014 - comments that came as weak data fanned speculation the central bank would relax monetary policy to support stuttering growth.
King Digital Entertainment Plc, maker of hit mobile phone game "Candy Crush Saga", expects to be worth up to US$7.6 billion (S$9.6 billion) when it goes public this month in the United States, amid concerns about its over reliance on the game.
NUTRITIONAL PRODUCTS. FTC launches Herbalife inquiry. The Federal Trade Commission has launched a civil investigation into Herbalife, the Los Angeles-based nutritional-products maker said Wednesday.
WELLINGTON, New Zealand--New Zealand raised interest rates for the first time in almost four years and signaled further increases to come, breaking from other developed nations that are still slowly emerging from the global financial crisis.