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Australia's central bank saw room for faster growth when it cut rates earlier this month, predicting below-target inflation for two more years.
BHP Billiton reported a record $6.4 billion annual loss on Tuesday, hammered by a bad bet on shale, a dam disaster in Brazil and a commodities slump.
Those looking for proof of China's economic rebalancing act should stay clear of macro data and focus on micro evidence, Goldman Sachs says.
European economies dominated the ranks of the world's most innovative countries, but China was fast climbing the ladder, according to a study.
China has a "significant problem" from its gigantic debt load, and its reform options may worsen it, said the ex-chief of the IMF's China division.
Investors yearning higher yields while keeping a lid on risks have had a hard time of late, but Kiwi bonds may come to the rescue.
A gaming tournament that is aiming to be the "Olympics of e-sports" was showcased at the Rio Games on Monday, with participants able to win medals instead of prize money.
Concerns over the state of the Chinese economy have started to loom again as the country’s shares hit a 7-month high on speculation of more stimulus.
Japan's economy failed to grow on a quarterly basis during the April-June period, with gross domestic product coming in flat.
Tesla removed the word "autopilot" and a Chinese term for "self-driving" from its China website after a driver in Beijing complained.
The murky balance sheets of China's banks have long spurred fears of an impending crisis, but the clean-up may already be proceeding apace, UBS said.
Swiss criminal authorities are probing a well-connected former top Abu Dhabi finance official over Malaysia's 1MDB wealth fund, the FT reports.
Blasts on Thursday and Friday targeted some of Thailand's best-known tourist resorts, just days after a military-backed constitution was accepted.
In just one performance, Schooling beat swimming great Phelps, took home his city state's first Olympic gold medal and became an instant millionaire.
Asia markets will likely be searching for direction this week, while the Australian market will brace for another busy earnings week.
Just as Japan's forgone economic clout was once a source of alarm, the $18.4 billion China has sunk into the U.S. is stoking new concerns.
China’s once-stellar economic growth will grind lower for the next five years and will fall below 6 percent in 2020, the IMF forecast on Friday.
This month alone, Duterte's threatened the mining sector, vowed to "destroy oligarchs," and insulted a U.S. diplomat.
Malaysia's economy expanded 4.0 percent in Q2, the slowest pace in nearly seven years, as exports and domestic investments were weak.
Coal prices have surged recently on supply-side reforms in China, with gains set to continue with the onset of the La Nina.
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CNBC attended the opening of Apple's first Southeast Asia retail location, as the company nears 500 stores worldwide.
Peter Boardman, NWQ Investment Management Company, says there could be a greater supply of Sharp shares than demand should the company relist on the TSE1.
Expedia's GM for Southeast Asia and India, Simon Fiquet, says many European and Asian destinations are on travelers' radar despite global security risks.