South Korea cuts growth forecasts
Asia's fourth largest economy, South Korea, cuts its growth forecast for this year and next as consumer and business sentiment weakens.
City workers expect bigger bonuses
Senior workers in London's financial services sector are expecting an average 21% rise in their bonus payouts for this year, a survey found.
Asia shares mixed in shortened week
Asian markets traded mixed on Monday, although trading was thin at the start a working week shortened by the Christmas break.
VIDEO: Monocle eyes rapid Asian expansion
Monocle Magazine is a niche product selling just 18,000 copies a year, but it is aiming to rapidly increase sales in Asia with a new audience of high-end readers.
Gadget insurance complaints rise
The Financial Ombudsman Service says it received 2,200 complaints about gadget warranties last year, double that of the previous year.