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Indian's Sahara Group says a bank letter for a bank transaction was forged, dealing a setback to efforts to secure bail for its boss, Subrata Roy.
With the prospect of a recovery increasing, some analysts say now's the time to scoop up battered Macau casino plays.
Hong Kong's property sector may face dire predictions of a crash, but that wouldn't be an Armageddon scenario for the economy, analysts said.
India and its burgeoning mobile market may be Twitter's answer to reviving user growth and its acquisition of Zipdial could be key in that.
Global oil companies are gritting their teeth as crude's slump cuts into their profits, but reports suggest Chinese national oil firms may be immune.
Indonesia's economy in 2014 grew at its slowest pace in five years, as expected, the statistics bureau said on Thursday.
Sony's above-view preliminary results released overnight reaffirms analysts' faith in the Japanese electronics giant.
Netflix said it will launch its movie and TV streaming service in Japan in the fall of 2015.
The PBoC's RRR cut is the latest sign of its shift towards more aggressive monetary easing, say economists, who expect more action in the coming months.
Taiwan regulators are likely to put more pressure on TransAsia Airways to review its maintenance and safety procedures after Wednesday's crash.
China is taking aim again at foreign luxury car makers by allowing unauthorized dealers to sell imported cars - so-called 'parallel imports'.
China's flagging economy is making it harder for Beijing to fix its pension system for 166 million of the country's migrant workers.
Tony Abbott is facing growing pressure amid swirling speculation that a backbench revolt could unseat him as Australia's prime minister.
Subrata Roy needs to post $1.6 billion in bail, to help raise the money, Sahara is in talks to refinance its overseas hotels.
The reported appointment of well-known monetary reflationist Yasushi Harada to the Bank of Japan (BOJ) board has ignited fresh speculation of more easing.
Japanese banks are being helped by stimulus efforts, but analysts warn that weak demand and stiff competition drive mortgage rates to record lows.
Indian smartphone maker Micromax has taken Samsung's crown as the top vendor in India, just months after it suffered a similar blow in China.
China's central bank delivered yet more stimulus measures to its economy on Wednesday.
The World Bank has launched an investigation into its handling of a $1 billion loan from China, the Financial Times reports.
A TransAsia commercial flight crashed into a river in Taipei shortly after takeoff. There were 58 passengers and crew aboard.
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Martin Schulz, senior economist at Fujitsu Research Institute, says the Bank of Japan and Japanese analysts are divided in opinion about the economy.
Expectations of a Fed rate hike delay is driving the rally in emerging market currencies and commodities, says Richard Yetsenga, head of global markets research at ANZ.
Chong Yoon Chou, investment director at Aberdeen Asset Management, warns Southeast Asian countries remain resilient and there are no structural issues.