The downturn in China's manufacturing sector intensified in July, with the Caixin China PMI surprising with a drop to a two-year low.» Read More
As India's e-commerce race heats up, online retailers are pulling out the stops to stay ahead, including catty marketing campaigns.
Thai markets swooned as the health of the country's beloved king took a turn for the worse, and the monarchy's importance means more turmoil may lie ahead.
The Bank of Japan on Tuesday kept its massive monetary stimulus intact, but struck a less optimistic tone on the economy, warning of weakness in industrial output.
The Reserve Bank of Australia on Tuesday kept interest rates unchanged, but surprised some investors by not mentioning the Aussie dollar's recent slide.
Demonstrations in Hong Kong rolled into early Tuesday with hundreds of students remaining camped out in the heart of the city after more than a week.
Rio Tinto rejected a merger approach from smaller rival Glencore to create a $160 billion mining and trading giant in August.
The Bank of Japan is likely to maintain its massive monetary stimulus on Tuesday and offer a bleaker view on factory output.
Analysts expect the new president to push for some badly needed "supply-side" improvements such as bureaucratic and governance reforms.
As investors fled Europe in the worst days of its debt crisis, China-based companies moved in the other direction. The Financial Times reports.
Samsung Electronics forecast below-view third quarter earnings results on Tuesday, citing weakness in its mobile business.
The Malaysian government is expected to introduce deficit-slashing measures at Friday's budget, which may spell pain for consumers, economists say.
A smoking ban in Asia's Las Vegas is sparking concerns that the policy could stub out the city's gaming outlook.
Samsung's third quarter earnings guidance is forecast to be the firm's weakest since 2011, but some say a turnaround is imminent.
Student-led protests in Hong Kong shrank Monday but a few hundred demonstrators remained camped out in the streets.
The search for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 resumed in the Indian Ocean on Monday following a four-month pause.
Hong Kong's pro-democracy protesters have blockaded key shopping areas, and analysts are keeping a running toll on how badly the economy will be hit.
Hundreds of flights were cancelled and thousands of people advised to evacuate as a powerful typhoon lashed Japan on Monday.
Economic growth in the East Asia Pacific region will outpace growth in developed nations, according to a World Bank economic update.
Western companies have traditionally stuck to their backyards when it comes to recruiting board members, but this is changing.
BHP Billiton aims to cut its iron ore production costs by more than 25 percent and squeeze more tons from its mines as it aims to overtake Rio Tinto.
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Tommy Xie, economist at OCBC, says new orders remain weak due to lagging domestic demand, while falling input prices reflect persisting deflationary pressure.
Clive McDonnell, head of equity strategy at Standard Chartered, says below-par external demand is the key factor hurting China's manufacturing activity.
Ismael Pili, head of financials research, Asia at Macquarie Securities, discusses HSBC's decision to sell its entire Brazil business to Banco Bradesco.