Growing numbers of Chinese are using a state-backed bank card to illegally spirit billions of dollars to Macau, the world's biggest gambling hub, an examination by Reuters' James Pomfret has found.
Abenomics may be credited with reviving Japan, but the government's simultaneous courting of business and consumers is leading to contradictions that may endanger the recovery. Yonggi Kang reports.
Billionaire investor William Ackman is stepping up his crusade against Herbalife's sales practices in China, but Breakingviews' Peter Thal Larsen says he may not get the remedy he hopes for.
Jessie J does her best "The Only Way Is Essex" impression
Essex girl Jessie J has admitted she is "embarrassed" by TOWIE - but she can still pull off an hilarious impression of Amy Childs. The Price Tag singer was performing acoustic versions of her hits at a promotional event in Sydney, Australia, when she was asked if she watched the show. Laying on her best Essex-girl accent, she said: "Shut up, oh my God, babe! "You've totally gone over the top with that tan! "I can smell the fumes from here babes."