Ansuya Harjani joined CNBC's web and digital team in 2010, where she writes investment and feature articles with a focus on Asian economies. Prior to joining CNBC, she was a producer for the BBC's "Asia Business Report." Harjani holds a bachelor's degree in international relations from the University of Virginia.
China stocks slid as much as 5% Wednesday, on the back of a 6% Tuesday plunge, before state-backed buyers supported the market.
Home sales in Singapore may have surged to a two-year high but analysts are skeptical that the market has gotten out of a funk.
Virgin Australia has revealed its new business class cabin, which it claims features the longest, widest lie-flat beds available in domestic air travel.
The precipitous downturn in gold has taken the market to levels not seen since March 2009 but low prices may contain the seeds of the next rally, according to HSBC.
A survivor has been pulled out from the wreckage left by the huge explosion in Tianjin, China, more than a day after the deadly blast, according to reports.