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GrabTaxi secured $90 million in funding over the past 12 months, powering ahead as the battle among Southeast Asia's taxi apps continues.
Greater China shares slumped Monday amid disappointment over the delay of the Shanghai-Hong Kong Stock Connect.
Family-run businesses in Hong Kong underperformed their global peers in the past year, according to a new survey, and could face slower growth ahead if protests in the city continue.
A 25 percent slide in crude prices since June should mean a windfall for Asian refiners, but instead they are facing a major drag on profits.
Indonesia's new president on Sunday named professional technocrats to lead the top economic ministries and implement much-needed reforms.
A top Japanese government official said Prime Minister Shinzo Abe should delay a planned sales-tax increase.
Japan's economy is in the spotlight in Asia's business calendar this week as investors look to a suite of economic indicators for signs of recovery following a sales tax hike earlier this year.
China's top leaders wrapped up their four-day Fourth Plenum on Thursday, promising to enhance the rule of law in the world's second largest economy.
Protesters have created a self-sustaining village within a month of taking their call for democracy to the streets, as they ready for the long haul.
China new home prices fell 1.3 percent in September from the year-ago period, marking the first annual drop in almost two years.
Vietnamese property may finally be shaking off its years-long bear market to rise from the flames, with analysts pointing to rising sales and investment.
China is asserting control over local government financing by filling the gap with a huge expansion of the fledgling municipal bond market.
A Chinese smartphone maker is having a one-hour flash sale for customers to buy its $299 smartphone, which is normally available by invite.
Japan's new trade minister called his support group's spending at a racy bar "inappropriate".
China's property market looks to be on shaky ground, but Goldman Sachs isn't fretting about a sharp downturn in the sector.
China will launch a new $50B Asia Infrastructure Investment Bank on Friday as it steps up its challenge to World Bank. The Financial Times reports.
Chinese manufacturing activity picked up pace to a three-month high in October, a private survey showed on Thursday.
Indonesian President Joko Widodo failed to finalize his cabinet after the country's anti-corruption agency rejected eight candidates.
As the political struggle continues, Hong Kong's tycoons have maintained a studied silence on the outcome. The New York Times reports.
According to a fresh report from Euromonitor International, the top-five fastest growing consumer markets aren't the usual suspects.
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Despite the slowdown in China, a projection of 7 percent growth still offers massive opportunities for countries keen to do trade with China, says Nicola Sturgeon, First Minister of Scotland.
Matthew Phan, analyst, Asia-Pacific Banks at Creditsights, explains why the boost in net interest margin securities (NIMS) among Singapore banks will be sustainable.
Annalisa Jeffries, associate editorial director, Asia Metals at Platts, says sentiment for iron ore prices remains bearish, with analysts expecting a fall to $40 a tonne this year.