China, Europe Drive Shift to Electric Cars as US Lags

Electric cars will pick up critical momentum in 2017, many in the auto industry believe – just not in North America.

17 January 2017 | 11:59 PM


Aceh Conservation Agency Finds Dead Elephant While Rescuing Stranded Calf

A dead elephant was found in an oil palm concession area in East Aceh on Saturday (14/01), according to Aceh Natural Resources Conservation Agency.

17 January 2017 | 11:53 PM


Businesses Can Unlock $12t Via Key Development Goals: Davos Study

Companies could unlock at least $12 trillion in market opportunities by 2030 and create up to 380 million jobs by implementing a few key development goals.

17 January 2017 | 11:30 PM


Van Gaal Retires From Coaching Football After Family Tragedy

Former Manchester United and Netherlands manager Louis van Gaal has ended his coaching career following a family tragedy.

17 January 2017 | 11:18 PM


Indonesia Among Asia's Top Destinations Attracting Investors: ECN Survey

Indonesia is among Asia's most attractive investment destinations, thanks to a robust private demand an expectation of improvements in its business climate.

17 January 2017 | 11:14 PM


Tokyo Office Boom Fades With More Space, Fewer Workers

Commercial property prices in Tokyo, a bellwether for Japan's market, look to have peaked.

17 January 2017 | 11:00 PM


'We Are Not Afraid,' PDI-P Reacts to Fireband Cleric Habib Rizieq's Lawsuit Threat

PDI-P said they are not worried by firebrand cleric Rizieq Shihab's threat to report chairwoman Megawati Soekarnoputri for criticizing Islam in a speech.

17 January 2017 | 10:34 PM


Airbus CEO Sees 'Flying Car' Prototype Ready by End of Year

Airbus Group plans to test a prototype for a self-piloted flying car as a way of avoiding gridlock on city roads by the end of the year.

17 January 2017 | 10:30 PM


Controls Put China Property Market on Roller-Coaster Ride: Wanda's Wang

China's richest man, Wang Jianlin, criticized the country's close control of its property industry, saying the "excessive cyclicality" caused by that was a reason for his conglomerate's planned move to exit the real estate development business.

17 January 2017 | 10:00 PM


Thai Cabinet Approves Extra $5.37 Billion Spending This Fiscal Year

Thailand's cabinet on Tuesday (17/01) approved an additional 190 billion baht ($5.37 billion) in spending for this fiscal year, a government official said, as the military government tries to stimulate weak economic growth.

17 January 2017 | 09:31 PM