• The Wall Street Journal13 hours ago

    Xi Jinping's Power Plays Set the Stage for a Long Encore

    China’s president is likely to emerge from a Communist Party congress that starts Wednesday with all of the allies and authority he needs to monopolize decision making for the next five years. But will ...

  • The Wall Street Journal13 hours ago

    SoftBank Venture Seeks 8,000 Cellular Sites Across U.S.

    Japanese telecom giant SoftBank Group plans to form a joint venture with Australia’s Lendlease Group to build or manage about 8,000 cellular sites across the U.S., challenging tower operators that dominate ...

  • The Wall Street Journal13 hours ago

    U.S. Treasury Declines to Label China a Currency Manipulator

    The U.S. Treasury again declined to label China a currency manipulator, though it continued to criticize China for its large trade surplus and restrictions on foreign investors.

  • The Wall Street Journal13 hours ago

    China Uses 'Digital Leninism' to Manage Economy and Monitor Citizens

    China’s leader aspires to reinforcing Beijing’s authoritarian model with high-tech tools to micromanage the economy and keep tabs on its citizens.

  • The Wall Street Journal14 hours ago

    Global Markets Rise Slightly

    Equity markets in the Asia-Pacific region were slightly higher, building on Wall Street’s bullish performance overnight, though gains were being capped as a key meeting of China’s political elite kicked ...

  • The Wall Street Journal14 hours ago

    North Korean Cybercriminals Implicated in Taiwan Bank Theft

    A North Korea-linked cybercrime ring suspected of raiding Bangladesh’s central bank last year was likely responsible for the recent theft of $60 million from a Taiwanese bank, cybersecurity researchers ...

  • The Wall Street Journal16 hours ago

    Baidu Plans Fully Self-Driving Bus in China Next Year

    Chinese search giant Baidu Inc. is pushing aggressively ahead with autonomous vehicles, its chief executive said, including plans to release a fully self-driving bus in China next year.

  • The Wall Street Journal16 hours ago

    How China's Financial Cracks Could Spread

    Can financial turmoil in China play havoc with the rest of the world? It has already happened.

  • The Wall Street Journal16 hours ago

    Roy Price Resigns as Head of Amazon Studios

    Roy Price is out as head of Amazon Studios, days after details of a two-year-old accusation of sexual harassment became public.

  • The Wall Street Journal16 hours ago

    Market's Unlucky-Sevens Streak Is in Danger

    For the past 13 times that a year has ended in seven, going back to 1887, the Dow Jones Industrial Average or its predecessor has suffered a sharp downturn between August and November. Now this streak ...

  • The Wall Street Journal17 hours ago

    Saudi Oil Minister Plays Down Prospect of Aramco Abandoning IPO

    Saudi Arabia still plans to publicly list a portion of its state oil company in 2018, the kingdom’s oil minister said Tuesday, after reports that the effort may be abandoned.

  • The Wall Street Journalyesterday

    Malaysia Airlines Loses Third CEO Since 2014

    Malaysia Airlines Chief Executive Peter Bellew is leaving the company, in a surprise resignation that could have the potential to upset the struggling Southeast Asian airline still recovering from the ...

  • The Wall Street Journalyesterday

    U.S. Justice Department Gets Involved in Kobe Steel Metal Scandal

    Kobe Steel said it received a request from the Justice Department to hand over information related to substandard products sold to customers in the U.S., raising the specter of legal action.

  • The Wall Street Journalyesterday

    GM to Test Fleet of Electric Cars in New York

    GM plans to become the first company to test self-driving cars in New York City, a a move aimed at asserting leadership in the race to develop autonomous cars and a potentially important step toward commercializing ...

  • The Wall Street Journal2 days ago

    Uber Likely to Reach Deal With SoftBank in One Week

    Uber Technologies is likely to reach a resolution within a week in talks with SoftBank Group over pricing for a complicated investment deal that could give the Japanese firm a sizable stake in the ride-hailing ...

  • The Wall Street Journal2 days ago

    NBCUniversal and Snap Team Up to Produce Content for Snapchat

    NBCUniversal and Snap Inc. are teaming up to produce content for Snapchat, in an effort to stake a claim in a crowded market where both traditional media companies and cash-flush tech firms are vying to ...

  • The Wall Street Journal2 days ago

    Global Equities Rally Shows Signs of Slowing

    The global rally for stocks showed signs of slowing, with many Asia-Pacific indexes little changed ahead of the start of the Chinese Communist Party’s congress.

  • The Wall Street Journal2 days ago

    Apple iPhone X in Face-Off as Huawei's Mate 10 Launches

    Ahead of shipping its most anticipated smartphone in years, Apple Inc. faces a fresh challenge from a rival in a market where it has lost ground: China.

  • The Wall Street Journal2 days ago

    China's Xi Approaches a New Term With a Souring Taste for Markets

    As a Communist Party congress opens, the pro-market talk from President Xi Jinping’s first term has faded as China’s priorities turn to economic intervention and supporting state companies.

  • The Wall Street Journal2 days ago

    Facebook Buys TBH, a Teen-Targeted Anonymous Poll App

    Facebook, which is trying to make inroads with younger users, said Monday that it bought TBH, an anonymous polling app that has become an overnight sensation among teens.

  • The Wall Street Journal2 days ago

    Mercedes Maker Eyes Revamp, Paving Way for Possible Spinoff

    Germany’s Daimler is dividing its businesses into three registered companies, saying the move will give the units more entrepreneurial freedom as Silicon Valley challenges auto makers on self-driving cars....

  • The Wall Street Journal2 days ago

    Significant Flaw Discovered in Wi-Fi Security Protocol

    A bug in the software used to connect the world’s wireless devices could give hackers a new way to snoop on Wi-Fi traffic, sending device manufacturers scrambling to release patches.

  • The Wall Street Journal2 days ago

    China's Greatest Challenge

    The country’s financial system has fueled its debt-driven growth and reforming it may be President Xi Jinping’s toughest task.

  • The Wall Street Journal2 days ago

    Trump to Meet With Yellen to Discuss Fed Chief Renomination

    President Donald Trump plans to meet Thursday with Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen to discuss the possibility of nominating her for a second term as central-bank chief, according to a person familiar ...

  • The Wall Street Journal2 days ago

    Why Can't We Have a Decent Stock Bubble?

    After an eight-year bull market and the cheapest borrowing costs in history, the big surprise is that the stock market isn’t higher. The simple answer is that the public is wary after the dot-com bubble ...