Thousands lose jobs, casinos shut as Cambodia bans online gambling

By Prak Chan Thul PHNOM PENH (Reuters) – More than 7,000 Cambodians have lost their jobs…

Global funds maintain defensive holding pattern in December: Reuters poll

By Rahul Karunakar BENGALURU (Reuters) – Global fund managers kept their recommendations largely steady in December,…

White House adviser says China trade deal signing expected soon

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The White House’s trade adviser on Monday said the U.S.-China Phase 1 trade…

Britain’s energy price cap saved households 1 billion pounds in 2019: government

LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s cap on domestic energy prices saved customers around 1 billion pounds ($1.3…

China outbound M&A plummets to 10-year low on trade tensions, economic slowdown

By Kane Wu HONG KONG (Reuters) – China’s outbound mergers and acquisitions (M&As) clocked their weakest…

From opioid deaths to student debt: A view of the 2010s economy in charts

By Howard Schneider and Jonnelle Marte (Reuters) – The 2010s saw the U.S. economy achieve its…

JP Morgan attempts full control of China futures JV -Bloomberg

(Reuters) – JPMorgan <JPM.N> is seeking 100% ownership of its futures joint venture in China, Bloomberg…

China’s factory activity grows as easing trade spat revives demand

By Stella Qiu and Kevin Yao BEIJING (Reuters) – Manufacturing activity in China expanded for a…

Singapore fourth-quarter GDP growth seen picking up slightly on services boost

SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Singapore’s economy is forecast to have expanded at a slightly faster pace in…

Bank of Korea to maintain easy policy in 2020 on growth concerns, financial risks

SEOUL (Reuters) – South Korea’s central bank chief said in a New Year’s message on Tuesday…

MTN reviewing allegations after being named in U.S. complaint

By Tanishaa Nadkar and Mfuneko Toyana JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) – South African telecoms firm MTN on Monday…

Britain says will raise minimum wage by more than 6% in 2020

LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s national minimum wage will rise by more than 6% next year, taking…