CNBC - Asia News Amazon made its first foray into a key region yesterday — the service now appears unusable 2017-07-28T08:55:00.000000000+00:00 The Prime Now delivery service in Singapore appears to be unavailable, with no word from Amazon on when it will resume. Stocks in Asia pressured as investors digest corporate earnings; dollar wobbles 2017-07-28T08:26:00.000000000+00:00 Asian indexes closed mostly lower on Friday as investors parsed through corporate earnings in the region. Goldman Sachs: 'Cautiously optimistic' on oil prices as supply-demand rebalancing 2017-07-28T04:37:00.000000000+00:00 The rebalancing in the oil market is accelerating, said Goldman Sachs in a note on Thursday. Wells Fargo to compensate car loan customers forced to buy auto insurance 2017-07-28T04:27:00.000000000+00:00 Wells Fargo said Thursday it would compensate around 570,000 car loan customers forced to buy unnecessary auto insurance. Japan to hike tariffs on frozen beef imports from US and others 2017-07-28T04:16:00.000000000+00:00 Japan said on Friday the country will raise tariffs on frozen beef imports from the U.S. and others from August. Japan Defense Minister resigning amid PM Abe's plunging approval ratings 2017-07-28T04:11:00.000000000+00:00 Japan's embattled defense minister said she was resigning, after a cover-up at her ministry contributed to Abe's poll plunge. Indonesia hints at copying Philippine leader Duterte's violent drug war 2017-07-28T03:51:00.000000000+00:00 Indonesia has expressed a willingness to shoot down drug dealers, sparking fears the country could embark on a Philippine-style drug war. China's Huawei wants to be the world’s top smartphone maker by selling to these customers 2017-07-28T03:22:00.000000000+00:00 Chinese tech firm Huawei has clawed its way to the top in China and wants to clobber Apple and Samsung globally by selling to richer customers. Japan household spending jumps most since 2015 in sign of sustainable growth 2017-07-28T00:45:00.000000000+00:00 It rose 2.3 percent in the year to June, up for the first time in 16 months and the biggest annual gain since 2015. Amazon launches first Prime Now services in Southeast Asia 2017-07-27T08:53:00.000000000+00:00 Amazon has launched its Prime Now services in Singapore, where users can enjoy two-hour delivery on selected products.