• By Forbes   -   Jan 18, 2018

    REAL-TIME QUIZ APPS HAVE HIT CHINA, OFFERING REAL CASH PRIZES TO DRAW IN MILLIONS OF USERS

    In the space of two weeks, China's latest interactive smartphone trend has gone from zero to tens of millions of users, providing marketers...

    Trends, Trend, Marketing, China, Market
  • By Forbes   -   Jan 18, 2018

    THE METEORIC RISE OF MEIJI: HOW A JAPANESE CHOCOLATE BAR TOOK OVER INSTAGRAM AND SOLD 30M BARS IN 1 YEAR

    Japanese chocolate bars are usually packaged sideways with a picture of the chocolate on the outside; Meiji broke tradition. Their...

  • By Forbes   -   Jan 18, 2018

    EYE-CARE PROVIDER BACKED BY ASIA'S RICHEST MAN MA HUATENG MINTS A BILLIONAIRE COUPLE

    C-Mer's shares soared 58% in Hong Kong today

    Asia
  • By Forbes   -   Jan 18, 2018

    FORGET THE MILLENNIALS, THE CONNECTED CONSUMER IS WHO YOU SHOULD BE CHASING

    What if we've all been chasing the wrong audience demographic? Beyond the generational differences, what unites us is far greater than...

  • By Forbes   -   Jan 18, 2018

    IS THIS $15.9 MILLION ORIGAMI HOUSE THE BEST VIEW IN LOS ANGELES?

    The angular five-bedroom residence with infinity pool, wine tasting room, and outrageous walk-in closet returns to market for $6 million...

    Wine, House, Market, Housing, Marketing
  • By Forbes   -   Jan 18, 2018

    UFC 220: CARD PREVIEW, ODDS INFO, PREDICTIONS AND DRAFTKINGS ADVICE

    UFC 220 is the first pay-per-view event of 2018 for the worldwide leader in MMA. With two titles on the line, the finishes could be...

  • By Forbes   -   Jan 18, 2018

    UFC 220 PREVIEW: FIGHTS TO WATCH BEFORE THE STIPE MIOCIC VS. FRANCIS NGANNOU FIGHT CARD

    Tow title fights sit atop Saturday's UFC 220 fight card. Here are some fights to check out to get you ready for the event.

  • By Forbes   -   Jan 18, 2018

    HOW DO ASIAN COMPANIES GROW?

    Asian manufacturing companies have been running the show in the international market for the past few decades. No wonder why everything...

    Marketing, Asia, Market, Company, Companies
  • By Forbes   -   Jan 18, 2018

    'VIKINGS' SEASON 5, EPISODE 9 REVIEW: 'A SIMPLE STORY'

    'Vikings' offers up another disappointing episode in 'A Simple Story.'

  • By Forbes   -   Jan 18, 2018

    REVIEW: 'MARY AND THE WITCH'S FLOWER' IS LIKE HARRY POTTER TEAMING UP WITH POKEMON

    The story may be slight, but the imagery needs to be seen as "bigly" as possible.

  • By Forbes   -   Jan 18, 2018

    IS BITCOIN A 'BUSTED FLUSH' AS PRICE FALLS 20% BELOW $10K?

    With the price of Bitcoin, the 'Big Daddy' of cryptocurrencies, falling below $10,000, as regulators in Asia and Europe circle and...

    Trading, Asia, Europe, Currencies, Currency
  • By Forbes   -   Jan 18, 2018

    IS BITCOIN A 'BUSTED FLUSH' AS PRICE FALLS 20% BELOW $10K?

    With the price of Bitcoin, the 'Big Daddy' of cryptocurrencies, falling below $10,000, as regulators in Asia and Europe circle and...

    Trading, Asia, Europe, Currencies, Currency
  • By Forbes   -   Jan 18, 2018

    CORPORATIONS WILL QUICKLY COMPLY AS CHINA PRESSURES THEM TO STOP CALLING TAIWAN A 'COUNTRY'

    Foreign companies will scramble to avoid calling self-ruled Taiwan a "country" so they can keep doing business in China, a rival to...

    World, Business, China, Companies, Economy, Company
  • By Forbes   -   Jan 18, 2018

    TYCOONS ON THE 2018 FORBES HONG KONG RICH LIST SEE RECORD RISE IN WEALTH

    The collective wealth of Hong Kong's 50 richest rocketed up by a record $60 billion to $307 billion, according to the 2018 Forbes Hong...

  • By Forbes   -   Jan 18, 2018

    FRANCE STRUGGLES WITH ITS IMMIGRANTS IN THE MIDST OF NATIONAL SECURITY CONCERNS

    French President Macron recently visited Calais where he defended his immigration policies. Two themes permeate his policy: national...

    Security, France
  • By Forbes   -   Jan 18, 2018

    IS BLACKROCK SEEING 'CLEARY'-EYED? A 'WATERSHED MOMENT' IF WORDS BECOME ACTIONS

    BlackRock told CEOs of public companies that they must show how they contribute to society or risk losing the firm's support. One important...

    Government, Actions, Action, Companies, Company
  • By Forbes   -   Jan 18, 2018

    AHEAD OF 'BLACK PANTHER,' THE OPENING WEEKEND OF EVERY MOVIE IN MARVEL'S CINEMATIC UNIVERSE RANKED

    With 'Black Panther' about to hit theaters, I've taken a look at all the films in Marvel's Cinematic Universe and ranked their box...

  • By Forbes   -   Jan 17, 2018

    LET ME PICK THE NEXT HEAD COACH OF THE DETROIT LIONS, PLEASE!

    The Detroit Lions have won one playoff game in 61 years. Does it really matter who the next head coach will be? Because if there is...

  • By Forbes   -   Jan 17, 2018

    DOES ANYONE REALLY NEED THE AIRBUS A380?

    A new year brings a new rumor of the shutdown of the A380 program-and this one comes from Airbus itself.

    BA, NYSE, EADSY, OTCPK
  • By Forbes   -   Jan 17, 2018

    HOW ANGER, QUACKERY AND PET SUPPLIES BECAME GROWTH INDUSTRIES

    Today's growth industries suggest that human beings are getting sick of other human beings. Yet they may also point to the noblest...

    Leadership, Industry, Industries