CNBC - Asia News Singapore budget: Wary of ‘deep shifts’ in global environment, focusing on building local capabilities 2017-02-20T09:36:00.000000Z Singapore outlines strategies in annual budget to improve capabilities of firms and workers amid shifts in global economic landscape. Kim Dotcom can be extradited to US to face criminal charges, high court rules 2017-02-20T06:33:00.000000Z A New Zealand judge on Monday upheld an earlier court ruling that Kim Dotcom and three of his colleagues can be extradited to the U.S. to face criminal charges. Microsoft's Asia head sees 'huge' opportunity in China, the future in cloud computing 2017-02-20T04:51:00.000000Z Microsoft's Ralph Haupter says companies hoping to adopt new technologies to grow their businesses have to embrace cloud computing. Op-Ed: China ignores trade war threat 2017-02-20T04:27:00.000000Z The strong Shanghai Index rally suggests they believe Trump is a paper tiger. Malaysia official says Kim Jong Nam autopsy results likely by Wednesday 2017-02-20T04:23:00.000000Z The autopsy results for Kim Jong Un's half-brother, who was suspected to have been murdered in Malaysia, could be released as early as Wednesday as tensions rise between Kuala Lumpur and Pyongyang. Japan’s efforts to end ‘death by overwork’ will have unintended consequences: Deutsche Bank 2017-02-20T04:11:00.000000Z Putting the kibosh on karoshi, or 'death by overwork,' by ending excessive overtime may hit Japan's growth, Deutsche Bank said. China will help drive 33% increase in global copper prices by 2020: Citi 2017-02-20T03:51:00.000000Z Supply concerns and market expectations of growing demand from China are pushing Doctor Copper back on the market. Malaysia recalls ambassador to NKorea in widening spat over Kim Jong Nam assassination 2017-02-20T03:03:00.000000Z Malaysia's foreign ministry summoned North Korea's ambassador over allegations he made over its handling of the murder of Kim Jong Nam. Massive loss by China’s Sinopec unit raises tough questions on state owned enterprise reform 2017-02-20T02:06:00.000000Z China's state owned enterprise (SOE) reform is facing fresh questioning, the SCMP reports. China to suspend all imports of coal from North Korea 2017-02-20T00:44:00.000000Z China will suspend all imports of coal from North Korea starting Feb. 19, the country's commerce ministry said.