Southeast Asian Superapp Grab Could Set SPAC Record

The deal for Grab would involve U.S. tech venture capital firm Altimeter Capital Management.

LG Electronics Opts to Kill Off Its Smartphone Business

The Korean conglomerate, once the world's third largest mobile phone maker, failed to find a buyer for its loss-making business.

Investors to Suffer as Company Director Details Obscured in Hong Kong

The Hong Kong government wants to change public-record rules in a way that encourages fraud and abuse.

Chinese Tech Stocks Sell Off After 'Missed' Archegos Margin Calls

Nomura, Credit Suisse warn profits will take a hit after a client - reportedly Archegos Capital Management - missed margin payments.

Chinese Sportswear Brands Benefit from Nike, Adidas Pain

Sudden internet anger over months-old comments about Xinjiang cotton benefits Chinese apparel makers.

Have I Been Given a Dodgy Pfizer Shot in Hong Kong?

Lies, damn lies, and statistics in the vaccine age, as Hong Kong and Macau stop administering the Pfizer/BioNTech drug.

Crown Shares Soar on Blackstone Bid for Aussie Casino Operator

Despite a damning report that Crown shouldn't get a license for a new casino in Sydney, BX wants to buy them for A$8 billion.

Activist Overseas Investors Win Landmark Vote in Japan

Toshiba has fallen on hard times. Will top executives fall on their sword now that shareholders are running the show?

U.S. Sanctions 24 Chinese and Hong Kong Officials Over Civic Rights

This comes immediately prior to the first high-level meeting between U.S. and Chinese officials.

Vaccine Skepticism May Hold Back Asian Recovery

Getting international travel and commerce back on track may hinge on vaccine acceptance.