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  • Taken at face value, India became the fastest growing major economy in the world after its statisticians changed the way they measure the economy.

  • Amid slump, Samsung needs more foreign customers Monday, 9 Feb 2015 | 6:27 PM ET

    Amid mobile sales slump, Samsung's components businesses are under pressure to secure external customers for chips and display panels.

  • At this restaurant, waiters walk and fly Monday, 9 Feb 2015 | 5:33 PM ET

    A Singapore-based restaurant-bar chain is gearing up to deploy drones to transport food from the kitchen to the restaurant floor.

  • Why Alibaba bet on this tiny Chinese handset maker Monday, 9 Feb 2015 | 7:46 AM ET
    Alibaba Group signage at the New York Stock Exchange during IPO, September 19, 2014.

    Alibaba has invested $590 million for a minority stake in a small Chinese smartphone maker as it looks to push its mobile software.

  • This huge Chinese company is aiming for the US Monday, 9 Feb 2015 | 11:14 AM ET
    Huawei's smart phone Hyawei Ascend Mate 2 4G

    Huawei is the next Chinese tech powerhouse hoping its products soon find their way into the American psyche by way of smartphones.

  • Nissan results accelerate on new models, cuts Monday, 9 Feb 2015 | 3:13 AM ET

    Nissan Motor lifts forecasts after better-than-anticipated third-quarter results.

  • Abbott's days as PM are numbered, experts say Monday, 9 Feb 2015 | 12:45 AM ET

    Australia's prime minister may have survived a crucial leadership challenge, but that doesn't mean he'll remain in power for long, experts warned.

  • Are China bulls backing down? Sunday, 8 Feb 2015 | 10:57 PM ET

    Following the stupendous rally in Chinese equities in 2014, JPMorgan downgraded the market to "neutral" from "overweight" over the weekend.

  • Asia bonds to sparkle on fleeing euro Sunday, 8 Feb 2015 | 10:44 PM ET

    European investors fleeing the collapse in yields at home will keep Asian bond markets bubbling this year, say analysts.

  • Bruised Aussie PM survives leadership challenge Sunday, 8 Feb 2015 | 6:20 PM ET
    Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott.

    Aussie PM Tony Abbott survived a challenge to his leadership after his ruling Liberal Party voted down an attempt to unseat him.

  • China to private sector: Help us with our army Sunday, 8 Feb 2015 | 6:17 PM ET

    With reforms, private sector entrepreneurs are now able to compete to sell high-tech aviation to the People's Liberation Army, the FT reports.

  • In Macau, casino titans join China reform wagon Sunday, 8 Feb 2015 | 6:18 PM ET

    Xi Jinping warned Macau that it needs to be about more than baccarat. Now, the reform drive has new champions - the casino operators.

  • Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott, fighting for his political life, said he would bring forward to Monday a meeting of his ruling party to consider a challenge to his leadership in an effort to halt a destabilizing internal revolt.

  • China's exports, imports slump in January Saturday, 7 Feb 2015 | 11:04 PM ET

    China's exports fell 3.3 percent in January from a year earlier, while imports slumped by 19.9 percent, both missing expectations by a wide margin, and resulting in a record monthly trade surplus of $60 billion.

  • Exit polls point to BJP defeat in Delhi Sunday, 8 Feb 2015 | 2:43 AM ET
    Former Delhi chief minister and AAP candidate from New Delhi constituency, Arvind Kejriwal.

    India's Aam Aadmi (Common Man) party appears poised to retake control of New Delhi, after the city's voters apparently rebuffed Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Bharatiya Janata Party, according to multiple exit polls.

  • TransAsia pilot may have shut wrong engine Friday, 6 Feb 2015 | 9:47 PM ET
    Rescue teams work to free passengers from the TransAsia Airways ATR 72-600 turboprop airplane that crashed into the Keelung River, Taipei.

    A finding by safety investigators suggested on Friday that pilots of the twin-propeller plane that crashed in Taiwan's capital, killing at least 35 people, might have reacted to a stalled-engine alarm by shutting down the wrong engine.

  • JPMorgan faces scrutiny over Asia hiring practices Saturday, 7 Feb 2015 | 2:21 AM ET
    A man walks by One Chase Plaza in lower Manhattan

    JPMorgan Chase's hiring of the son of a Chinese commerce minister is being scrutinized by investigators looking at whether the bank improperly hired relatives of government officials to win influence and business.

  • Samsung keeps the faith in wearable tech Friday, 6 Feb 2015 | 8:40 AM ET

    Samsung has dismissed the threat to its smartwatch range from the Apple Watch, and has ramped up investment in the category.

  • Takata’s results were bad and its stock…bounces Friday, 6 Feb 2015 | 3:11 AM ET
    A man walks past a sign board of Japanese auto parts maker Takata Corp's Annual General Meeting in Tokyo June 26, 2014.

    A massive recall scandal forced Takata to cut its profit outlook, but shares bounced on Friday.

  • Thai central bank chief isn’t ruling out rate cut Thursday, 5 Feb 2015 | 9:40 PM ET

    The Bank of Thailand (BOT) may cut rates if economic activity doesn't pan out as expected, said Governor Prasarn Trairatvorakul.

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