CNBC - Asia News This Chinese-Israeli start-up wants to change the way kids learn to code 2017-04-25T02:52:00.000000Z LeapLearner, a Shanghai-based education start-up, aims to teach children as young as five years old how to code and then some. Wanted: Investors to upgrade India's roads 2017-04-24T23:40:00.000000Z Asia's third-largest economy kicked off an international roadshow on Monday for a masala bond sale aimed at upgrading the country's highways. Saudi Aramco's valuation reportedly off by $500 billion, or roughly Amazon and Netflix combined 2017-04-24T21:18:00.000000Z If correct, that would mean the initial $2 trillion valuation figure is off by a little more than the combined market valuation of Amazon and Netflix. South Korea finance minister is 'very cautiously optimistic' about trade with US 2017-04-24T18:58:00.000000Z Trump's stance on trade is cause for "much" concern, Yoo Il-ho told CNBC on Monday. North Korea reportedly detains US citizen amid rising tensions 2017-04-24T17:08:00.000000Z North Korea has reportedly detained a U.S. citizen as tensions rise between the two countries, according to reports. China is sending the US a new message about North Korea 2017-04-24T14:04:00.000000Z Beijing is sending fresh signals about North Korea, in order to convince Trump to take less aggressive action. Indian government releases coffee-scented stamp amid growing café culture in the country 2017-04-24T12:56:00.000000Z India Post and the country's government have launched a coffee-scented stamp, available online and at 84 shops Sony shares rally on hopes it could see the best profit in 20 years 2017-04-24T12:07:00.000000Z Sony's shares popped on Monday after the company raised its earnings outlook. A ride on Indonesia's first and only 'unicorn' 2017-04-24T09:38:00.000000Z CNBC tested Go-Jek, an Indonesian app used commonly for ride-hailing of motorbikes. Hong Kong vs. Singapore: Weighing Asia's financial hubs 2017-04-24T08:00:00.000000Z Singapore is a gateway to Southeast Asia and is a wealth management hub, but Hong Kong boasts easy access to China and leads in IPOs.