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The dramatic plunge in Chinese equity prices has hit base metals hard, with prices subdued after Tuesday's tumble.
China banned shareholders with stakes larger than 5 percent from selling shares for the next six months in a bid to halt a plunge in stock prices.
As the debt crisis escalates, Australia is experiencing its biggest influx of Greek migrants since the boom post World War II.
China's retail investors - a group that makes up around 80 percent of the market - appear to have already lost heart in equities.
AirAsia's Indonesian unit faces turbulence after the country took the unusual step of ordering it to raise as much as $225 million in funding quickly.
Major East Asian economies continue to stand out in a world where developed countries are struggling with high unemployment and a virtual stagnation.
China's move to curb IPOs could endanger nearly $32B billion worth of go-private deals announced this year by Chinese companies planning to drop their U.S. listings.
Ferrari launched its latest 488 GTB supercar. Touted as the new "benchmark" for the luxury sports car sector - in the wealthy city-state on Wednesday.
Central Asia's largest economy will finally become a WTO member this year, but that alone is unlikely to be a panacea for investor concerns.
Legitimate P2P internet lenders such as Dianrong.com are slowly achieving critical mass in China, the Financial Times reports.
A decade-old corruption scandal in Madhya Pradesh has erupted following the sudden deaths of witnesses and an investigative journalist, the Financial Times reports.
Malaysia's central bank intervened for a third day to support the ringgit as corruption allegations swirled round Prime Minister Najib Razak.
China's securities regulator said there was "panic sentiment" in mainland stocks on Wednesday, as markets plunged further into bear market territory.
A nearly 30 percent fall in Chinese stock prices undercut the notion that China would drive an upside oil surprise, Tamar Essner told CNBC.
The precious gem will soon join the ranks of other commodities on trading screens this September.
The raging China bear market is tightening its grip on the U.S. stock market, and it may only get worse.
Beijing's failure to stabilize the country's chaotic stock markets is undermining its credibility on the international stage, commentators say.
Singapore’s $196 billion sovereign wealth fund Temasek is sticking with its China bets, looking past recent volatility to gradually increase its exposure.
The RBA held rates at record lows on Tuesday as sliding commodity prices, a still-high currency and uncertainty in China argue for continued stimulus.
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said that China can deal with its economic risks, according to a statement on the central government's website.
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Japan's trading houses' have cut about 12.5 percent of the assets accumulated in the last six and a half years, says Pham Thanh Ha, Japan equity analyst from Jefferies.
Gold has been all about emotions but supply-side factors show that prices are going to fall, says Peter Esho, chief market analyst at Invast.
Ben Sy from JPMorgan Private Bank discusses higher quality corporate bonds, subordinated financial bonds and U.S. high yields (ex-commodities).