Singapore's economy grew at a much faster clip in Q3 than initially estimated as an influx of visitors boosted the hospitality sector.» Read More
Indian banks, hoping to offset a slow recovery in corporate lending, are pushing into credit cards and personal loans.
Wonder what the next generation of urban housing will look like? Think ultra-connected, convenient and sustainable.
India's plan to build 100 smart cities has drawn international support, but urban policy experts are pessimistic about the project's plausibility.
China's central bank cut the reserve requirement ratio for all banks by 100 basis points on Sunday, the second reduction in two months.
Chinese efforts to encourage homebuyers appear to be gaining traction, with the nationwide drop in property prices slowing in March. The FT reports.
Hundreds of Australian police on Saturday arrested five teens planning an Islamic State-inspired terrorist attack next week.
The reairing of TVB’s “The Greed of Man” could see a resurgence of the “Ting Hai effect” that causes a pullback in Hong Kong's Hang Seng index.
The Asian Investment Infrastructure Bank holds no real significance for the global financial system, according to some economists.
India's bid to woo foreign investors was very much in focus this week at the world’s biggest industrial technology fair, Hannover Messe, in Germany.
South Korean companies feel the pain from the wave of low-cost competition out of China, said Finance Minister Choi Kyung-hwan.
Hong Kong has a dilemma: retailers depend on mainland Chinese shoppers, but local resentment has prompted Beijing to tighten the flow of visitors.
Indonesia is on track to become Asia's next trillion dollar economy in two years, joining the ranks of China, Japan, India, Australia and South Korea.
A tycoon's suicide, the looming resignation of a prime minister: This may sound like a Hollywood film, but it's the latest headache for South Korea.
China has suspended a policy that would have effectively pushed foreign technology companies out of the country's banking sector. The NYT reports.
The Japanese airline announced an R2-D2 livery on its new 787-9 Dreamliner, which is just the start of a five-year ANA Star Wars Project.
The last time Western Australia was engaged in a dispute with Canberra of this magnitude was during the 1930s Depression. The Financial Times reports.
India's statistician faced nonstop questioning about how a new way of measuring GDP created the world's fastest-growing major economy overnight.
No longer. The Chinese factory – an institution that was once so large, it was measured in football fields – is shrinking.
Japan has overtaken China to become the leading holder of U.S. Treasurys and looks like it will be America's biggest creditor for some time.
When asked about the influence that China's AIIB (Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank) will have, David Lipton, deputy managing director at the IMF, says that it's a "positive step on their part to contribute to infrastructure investment."
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HP's PC business will suffer as more people use alternative web-access devices, notes Ivan Feinseth, CIO at Tigress Financial Partners.
Rodger Shananhan, research fellow at the Lowy Institute for International Policy, says the key issue is that Turkey returns the Russian pilots from the downed jet.
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