Asia Day Ahead: A spending boost for Japan's workers?
Major Japanese firms like Toyota are set to announce salary increases while Hong Kong carrier Cathay Pacific reports high-flying earnings. Plus, Thailand's central bank meets to set policy. Tara Joseph reports.
Chinese firms and Tinseltown are a match made in heaven, and by teaming up will be better able to cash in on what will soon be the world’s largest film market, says Breakingviews' Peter Thal Larsen.
This is the moment soccer ace David Beckham tackled a pitch invader at a big match. Grinning Becks stopped the over-enthusiastic fan in his tracks after the youngster sprinted onto the pitch at Manchester United's Old Trafford stadium on May 24. The fan ran on as Beckham prepared to take a corner in the testimonial match for his best pal Gary Neville, which saw Becks return to his old club United to face Italians Juventus.