SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Oil prices remained in a downbeat mood during their final Asian-hours trading session of 2015 after record U.S. crude inventories reinforced concerns about a global supply glut that has pulled down prices by a third over the past year.
SINGAPORE/SYDNEY (Reuters) – Asian share markets looked set to end a rough, volatile year on a subdued note on Thursday as a renewed slide in oil prices sapped sentiment, a baleful trend that shows every sign of lingering into 2016.
KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) – Malaysia\’s troubled state fund 1MDB said it would sell its 60 percent stake in a Kuala Lumpur development project to Iskandar Waterfront Holdings and its partner, state-run China Railway Engineering Corp, for 7.41 billion ringgit ($1.7 billion).
NEW YORK (Reuters) – A federal judge on Wednesday rejected hedge fund manager Doug Whitman\’s request to end his two-year sentence for insider trading early while he pursues his latest appeal of his 2012 conviction.
Mystery Diners Comic books go missing from a comic book-themed restaurant in this new episode of the hidden camera series. 10 p.m. Food
I Get That a Lot In this new installment of the show, which features celebrities playing pranks by posing as “regular people,” Kristin Chenoweth…
TOKYO (Reuters) – Asian shares unwound early gains on Wednesday, as investors turned cautious following renewed selling in recently battered crude oil futures.
TOKYO (Reuters) – Asian stocks poked into positive territory on Tuesday, shrugging off early losses as Chinese shares stabilized a day after marking their biggest loss in a month and crude prices took back some lost ground.
Knife Fight The two remaining finalists go head to head as this culinary competition wraps its season. 9 p.m. Esquire Network
Hunting Hitler In the season finale, the team is in Colombia looking for a specific plane that might have transported the Nazi leader to South America. 10 p.m. History…
TOKYO (Reuters) – Japan\’s factory output fell for the first time in three months in November and retail sales slumped, suggesting that a clear recovery in the world\’s third-largest economy will be delayed until early in 2016.
Legends This action drama starring Sean Bean wraps its second season with a trio of new episodes. 9, 10 and 11 p.m. TNT
Independent Lens The new documentary “East of Salinas” profiles an elementary-school student and his teacher, both the sons of migrant farmworkers. 10 p.m. KOCE