Business

Zee Entertainment profit rises 22% as ads boost revenue

NEW DELHI (NewsRise) -- Zee Entertainment Enterprises reported a 22% rise in first-quarter profit, as India's largest listed media company witnessed a sustained boom in advertising-and-subscription-based businesses.Consolidated net income for the qua...

Mitsubishi Motors fuel efficiency scandal widens

Suzuki fuel economy data faces ministry's test

TOKYO -- Japan's transport ministry intends to assess the veracity of Suzuki Motor's repor...

Impact of the Kyushu earthquakes

Firms delay fiscal 2016 forecasts to factor in quakes

TOKYO -- Several Japanese companies have postponed the release of earnings forecasts for t...

Startups

Japan's WHILL takes the grand prize at Pioneers Asia

TOKYO WHILL has found a way. The Japanese electric wheelchair maker won the main competi...

Commodities

Iron ore hits 3-month high amid output slowdown

TOKYO --Iron ore prices are rebounding on speculation that mining companies are finally ta...

Equities

India stocks slide on earnings disappointment, profit booking

MUMBAI (NewsRise) -- Indian shares slipped on Tuesday, dragged down by losses in Dr. Reddy...