Company in focus

From left, Li Ka-shing, his son Victor Li and right-hand man Canning Fok. The question now is what to expect after the elder Li has stepped down as chairman of his two flagship companies. © Reuters

Inheriting Li Ka-shing's empire: The two men to watch

Hong Kong tycoon's retirement leaves void at CK Hutchison

  • Thailand's oldest lender's mantra: Go digital

    Siam Commercial Bank braces for competition against China's Alipay and WeChat Pay

  • Macau's upstart casino champ makes play for new markets

    Galaxy Entertainment faces hurdles to entry in Japan and the Philippines

  • ZTE's less-known roots: Chinese tech company falls from grace

    Transparent image masks large military-linked corporate background

  • Investors press Indonesian conglomerate Salim's holding company to sell assets

    As stock price discount widens over 50%, First Pacific struggles to rationalize

  • How Sony saved itself, as seen from the trenches

    Insiders cite three reasons the once-ailing giant is set for a record profit

  • King Oscar aims to conquer China

    Seafood giant Thai Union comes armed with Western brands

  • Panasonic marks 100th anniversary by redefining itself

    Home appliance maker shifts to supplying key components to regain bubble glory

  • All-star Philippine conglomerates contest to upgrade 'worst' airport

    Flooded with proposals, President Duterte yet to pick favorite for Manila gateway

  • Indonesia's biggest state bank embraces digital disruption

    After tackling bad debt, Bank Mandiri seeks growth in changing industry

  • Ride-hailing app Grab gears up for payment dominance

    Singaporean company aims to become the first big-data king in Southeast Asia

  • China's leader in voice recognition chases Google and Microsoft

    State-backed iFlytek faces scrutiny globally on its close government connections

  • World's top pork producer scurries to please China's picky eaters

    WH Group shifts away from cheap sausages as 'slaughterhouse boss' seeks global growth

  • China's Ping An Insurance aims to join Alibaba, Tencent ranks as tech behemoth

    Fintech shift accelerates amid tightened regulations

  • From taxis to temples, Alipay's fast-expanding cashless world

    Ant Financial's empire raises concerns of customer data use by Beijing

  • Singapore's Olam spreads 'smart farming' in Asia and beyond

    Agri-conglomerate uses transparency and innovation to lower risk of environmental scandals

  • Chief thirsts to identify 'real Toyota'

    With flurry of alliances, top auto maker fights complacency within

  • Singtel faces challenges in its shift to digital strategy

    Some analysts skeptical as company seeks growth amid increasing competition

  • World's largest train maker China's CRRC on uphill climb post-merger

    With plateauing revenues and profits, state-owned group seeks opportunities abroad

  • SK Hynix's strategy pays off with Toshiba unit investment

    South Korea chipmaker showed patience in move to consolidate NAND flash sector