BEIJING -- Yahoo Inc. YHOO -0.30 % 's move to rethink what to do with the big, valuable stake it holds in Alibaba Group Holding Ltd.
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.
Oil resumed its drop as OPEC ministers prepared for a policy meeting at which the group is forecast to refrain from cutting output.
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.
CANBERRA, Australia - The threat of recession in Australia has receded with new data showing the economy gathered pace in the most recent quarter as mining exports grew.