Asia Times staff

Card usage in India has risen after the demonetization of high value currency on November 8 _ Reuters
Jan 17,2017, 12:51
Jay Y. Lee of Samsung Electronics gets the spotlight
Jan 16,2017, 11:22
Myanmar’s Aung La N Sang tries his hardest against Russian Vitaly Bigdash on January 14, 2017. Photo: One Championship
Jan 15,2017, 3:57
Boy's toys: Thailand's army opened up the the grownups' toy box for Children's Day. Photo: Reuters
Jan 15,2017, 12:18
Jan 13,2017, 3:33
Jan 12,2017, 4:57
Swiss banker Jens Fred Sturzenegger (R) arrives at the state court in Singapore on January 11, 2017.
Sturzenegger was expected to plead guilty to money laundering charges linked to Malaysia's 1MDB corruption scandal. / AFP PHOTO / ROSLAN RAHMAN
Jan 11,2017, 4:03
Tev Bahadur Yadav makes one of his videos.
Jan 10,2017, 6:24
Ready or not, here we come: AIIB's Jin Liqun says US welcome to join as Washington looks increasingly isolated in opposing the lender. Photo: Reuters
Jan 09,2017, 7:13
A man displays 500 Indian rupee notes during a rally organised by India’s main opposition Congress party against the government's decision to withdraw 500 and 1000 Indian rupee banknotes from circulation, in Ajmer, India, in November. Photo: Reuters / Himanshu Sharma
Jan 09,2017, 6:16
Photo: CNBC Screenshot
Jan 09,2017, 5:58
Three Xiaomi Mi models at a launch in New Delhi. Photo: REUTERS/ Anindito Mukherjee
Jan 09,2017, 4:56
Angela Lee (left) and Mei Yamaguchi do battle earlier this year in Singapore. Photo: Action Images / Yaocheng Lee
Jan 09,2017, 2:28
Om Puri has died, aged 66. Photo: Wikimedia Commons
Jan 06,2017, 6:33
Samsung's on fire... in a good way. Photo:  Reuters/Kim Hong-Ji
Jan 06,2017, 11:01
Two men on a scooter assault a woman, attempting to take off her clothes and pushing her to the ground before leaving, in Bangalore, India, in this still image taken from January 1, 2017, CCTV footage. Photo: Local resident CCTV footage/via Reuters TV
Jan 05,2017, 6:53