The Aussie cracked below $0.70 for the first time in over six years Wednesday as investors shunned the currency amid concerns around China, commodities and sluggish domestic growth.» Read More
Asian central bankers are on guard but are confident that Rubles collapse will not trigger their own currencies sell-off.
US officials believe the individuals behind it were acting on orders from the North Koreans
In India, where the overall wedding market is pegged at a whopping $40 billion, matrimonial websites have hit the big time.
Tough new security laws and the courts failed to stop a convicted felon from walking into a Sydney cafe with a concealed shotgun.
Chinese Internet giant Baidu Inc confirmed on Wednesday it is buying a stake in fast-growing international car-hailing service Uber.
McDonald's in Japan is limiting the serving size of fries as stocks of spuds run short due to labor disruptions on the U.S. West Coast.
Owner of Dalian Wanda says China's era of rapid urbanization will end within a decade, so he is looking to shift toward tourism and entertainment.
Japanese exports undershot expectations in November despite the effects of a weaker yen, but rose for the third straight month suggesting a pick up in global demand.
With disappointing economic data chasing China into the new year, HSBC is cutting its growth forecasts, citing five key themes for the economy.
China's trust industry has been slowing this year due to a cooled economy and competition for investor funds. The Financial Times reports.
RBA felt a further decline in the local dollar was needed to help cushion the economy from falling resource prices when deciding to hold rates.
Chinese factory output fell for a second straight month in December, adding to concerns about slowing activity in the world's second-largest economy.
The 16-hour Sydney hostage crisis came to a tragic end in the early hours of Tuesday morning.
Australia is dealing with the aftermath of a 16-hour terror siege that occurred just three months after the country's terrorism alert was raised. Here a few key questions that arose following the attack.
Japanese business leaders have promised Shinzo Abe to raise wages and allow suppliers to pass on higher costs, while urging for labor reforms.
China's economic planner has approved the construction of $31 billion of roads and an airport in a government effort to increase investment.
Calls for Thai policymakers to cut interest rates are growing despite an environment of high household debt, as the economy continues to struggle six months after a coup d'etat.
"Cookie Jam" is among the top 20 grossing games on iOS and Android and was named Facebook's game of the year for 2014. Next up: China.
This Chinese phone-maker is quickly becoming a dominant player in the smartphone war.
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's re-election Sunday will have little impact on Japan's stalled economic reforms.
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Hugh Johnson, chairman & chief investment officer at Hugh Johnson Advisors, says the Fed may delay a rate hike until October given the recent stock market turmoil and low inflation globally.
Ronald Wan, chief executive, investment banking at Partners Capital International, says Chinese investors are not willing to hold shares ahead of a long weekend.
Gerry Harvey, chairman of Harvey Norman, discusses the furniture and appliances retailer's decision to invest $34 million for a stake in Coomboona Holdings.