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Biden Calls Xi for Clear-the-Air Chat, Their Second While in Office

The U.S. president wants to warm the air and reopen communication as U.S.-Chinese relations freeze and even climate talks stall.

What Afghanistan Means for the Markets

Don't underestimate the changing climate in D.C.

Taiwan Administers First Home-Made Vaccine

Watch Medigen stock, as the Taiwanese president becomes one of the first citizens of the island nation to roll up her sleeve.

Afghanistan Awe, Bumpy Fiscal, Monetary, and Pandemic Road Ahead, Retail Stocks

The negative economic impacts from the spread of the Delta variant of the SARS-CoV-2 virus are becoming apparent everywhere.

Taliban's Afghan Takeover Spills Over to Asian Neighbors

Pakistan, India and China are the regional economies that are most directly affected by the instability in Afghanistan.

E-Commerce Operator Bukalapak Lists in Indonesia's Largest-Ever IPO

Shares in the e-commerce site leapt by the daily limit in Jakarta, with the company paving a path to public markets.

Square's Most Significant Opportunity Is Still in Mobile Payments

For investors, mobile payments could represent a chance to get in early on a trend that is likely to accelerate in the future.

Asia's Outbreaks Risk Renewed Infection, Economic Stagnation

Investors should watch Asian vaccination rates for a guide to the continent's economic rebound.

U.S. to Warn American Businesses on Dangers of Operating in Hong Kong

The official action would come as Hong Kong's rights and differences from mainland China erode.

Temasek's Gains Remind Investors of China's Profit Potential

Strong performance has pushed the Singapore state investor's assets to record levels. But its cross-border scope is increasingly difficult to maintain.