Japan's inflation target remains out of reach, with June core CPI for June barely budging and as households unexpectedly snapped their wallets shut.» Read More
Japan's Sony reported a second-quarter operating loss on Friday that was narrower than analysts had estimated.
The Bank of Japan (BOJ) on Friday expanded its monetary base target, a move aimed at supporting an economy that's struggled since the nation-wide tax hike took effect in April.
Some of Thailand's notorious all night parties will soon be outlawed, but travelers and analysts say the ban is unlikely to hurt tourism.
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Japan's nationwide core consumer prices rose 3 percent in September from a year ago, slower than a 3.1 percent rise in August, data on Friday showed.
The Bank of Japan (BoJ) is set deliver its biannual economic Outlook Report, which may offer clues about the central bank's next move.
There could be good news for a problem that has plagued the world's second-biggest economy: intellectual property protection.
Australia is set to become the largest liquefied natural gas (LNG) exporter by 2018, according to HSBC, as more production comes online.
Asia stock markets may have taken the recent rout on the chin, but that's left them well-poised for a solid year-end rally, Goldman Sachs said.
Samsung's third quarter earnings report revealed a worsening situation, as its mobile division collapses amid competition in the smartphone market.
China will open up its market for clearing domestic bank card transactions, in a move that could benefit companies such as Visa and Mastercard.
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As South Korea's population ages, makers of consumer goods are increasingly targeting so-called "golden singles" - young unmarrieds living alone.
There is almost no way the Bank of Japan can hit the inflation target Kuroda set when he unleashed unprecedented monetary stimulus in April 2013.
As inflation expectations in South Korea drop, experts are debating whether Asia's fourth-largest economy risks Japan-style inflation.
As tourism to the isolated communist country of North Korea increases, more travelers are choosing to make up their own minds about the country.
Asia's export growth has stalled since a post-financial crisis recovery, faced with a combination of weak global demand and structural changes, HSBC said.
Alibaba Pictures, the media arm of the the Chinese e-commerce giant, is reportedly in talks with Sony Pictures to co-finance movies.
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