Alex Frew McMillan has spent more than two decades as a business reporter, feature writer and editor. McMillan has worked for CNN, as a business reporter, and Reuters, as the Asia real-estate correspondent. As a freelancer, he has written for The New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, the Financial Times, the Economist Intelligence Unit, Forbes and CNBC.Expand

He lives in Hong Kong and reports on the Asia Pacific region, from India east to Japan and south to Australia.Collapse

Japanese stocks are on a roll with Shinzo Abe due to meet the new president on Friday, but Trump's stance on trade with the world's third-biggest economy is anyone's guess.
The disappearance from Hong Kong of a politically connected businessman, now said to be "assisting" inquiries in mainland China, hints at the erosion of Hong Kong's special status.
In the latest scandal to hit Big Business in Japan, Toshiba faces an accounting scandal and billion-dollar U.S. writedown that have tanked its stock and may cause its chairman resign.
Hong Kong's benchmark Hang Seng index almost matched the heady performance of Western markets in the last 12 months, as the Year of the Rooster starts. China lagged.
This weekend marks the Chinese New Year, a two-week period in which China shuts down and it seems almost everyone is on the move. Here's how to play the event.
Pulling out of the Trans-Pacific Partnership has been one of Donald Trump's first steps as president. But his hatred of the trade pact misses the point, and hurts U.S. consumers.
Hong Kong and Sydney top the list of the "least-affordable" places in the world to buy a home. Many of the best spots to settle are in the United States.
Japan's hospitality industry was once a no-go area for investors. But interest has skyrocketed heading toward the Games.
Will Trump be a dealmaker or a dealbreaker? Asian leaders and investors are struggling to predict what's going to happen once leadership is in his hand.
The "wind/water" forces of feng shui will shift with the Lunar New Year on Jan. 28. For property purchases and where to place yourself, that can only mean one direction.

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