Standard Chartered posts 10th year of record profit

Standard Chartered has posted net profit of $4.

Bank of Japan nominee vows to conquer deflation

The government's nominee to lead the Bank of Japan has vowed to do "everything possible" to conquer long-running deflation.

Investment profile: Nigeria

Nigeria is Africa's foremost business destination.

Chinese manufacturing slows in Feb

Manufacturing activity in China expanded at its slowest rate in five months in February, official data showed Friday.

Times are a-changin: BHP and Rio get new CEOs

First it was Tom Albanese, and then Marius Kloppers stepped down.

Benitez slams Chelsea fans in post-match rant

Chelsea manager Rafa Benitez has slammed the club's board and the fans who have called for his dismissal at a press conference after the Blues' victory over Middlesborough on Wednesday night.

Asia has the most billionaires says Hurun

There are more billionaires in Asia than any other continent according to a survey by China-based wealth magazine the Hurun Report.

Samsung defends working practices in Chinese plants

South Korean electronics giant Samsung has defended its working practices after a lawsuit was filed in France against the firm over conditions at its supplier plants in China.

AIA profits up 89 percent

Hong-Kong based insurance giant AIA said Wednesday its net profit rocketed almost 90 percent in 2012.

Chinese motor company aims higher

As South African consumers continue to embrace the red dragon, we talk to Tony Pinfold, chairperson of Great Wall Motors South Africa.