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As the cost of living in Asia continues to rise, evidence has suggested a notable shortfall for people to sustain their post-retirement lifestyle.
China ditches its annual growth target for the first time as coronavirus hammers the world’s 2nd largest economy
Chinese Premiere Li Keqiang pledged to impose a controversial new national security law through "enforcement mechanisms" on Hong Kong and Macau.
Locust swarms devour fields of crops in a single day that would feed 35,000 people — and COVID-19 threatens to make the pest problem even worse
Regions of Africa, Asia, and the Arabian Peninsula threatened by locust swarms could see food insecurity worsen as COVID-19 makes pest control harder.
India’s coronavirus outbreak may soon trigger an unprecedented recession as millions of migrant workers travel from packed cities to rural villa...
Social distancing is nearly impossible in packed, unhygienic slums at the center of the country's outbreaks.
Global stocks rise despite Fed’s Powell warning that the coronavirus downturn could last until late 2021
Investors cheered looser lockdowns and data showing a slowdown in the number of new coronavirus cases.
Iraq's state-owned oil company told at least three of its Asian customers they would not be given the full contractual volumes agreed upon for June.
Global manufacturing is in disarray as activity in Europe slumps to all-time lows, and Asia drops at its fastest rate since the financial crisis
"Euro area manufacturing output plunged to an extent greatly exceeding any decline previously seen," Chris Williamson of IHS Markit said.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has been out of the public eye for weeks, giving rise to rumors that he's dead.
Some ‘Animal Crossing’ players in China are using the game to protest government policies, and now the Chinese government is banning the g...
The Chinese government has banned sales of "Animal Crossing: New Horizons" after some players used the game to express criticism of government policy.
These ‘ghost villages’ in Indonesia are all that remain after years of eruptions from the volcanic Mount Sinabung
In North Sumatra, Indonesia, the volcanic Mount Sinabung eruption forced inhabitants to abandon their homes, which now remain untouched under ash.