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Prime Minister Narendra Modi will begin his first official visit to the United States this weekend, the latest stop in his PR campaign.
Australia's property market is approaching the bubble extremes seen a decade ago, after the central bank warned that the market looks 'unbalanced'.
A stay at the iconic Raffles Hotel, a swim on the top of Marina Bay Sands and gourmet experiences keep the rich coming.
China plans to open its markets to foreign investors who have been largely shut out. The New York Times reports.
A change of guard at China's central bank is unlikely to herald a major shift in monetary policy but could alter the pace of financial reforms.
BHP Billiton freezes pay for its executives and management team, as the downturn across the mining sector continues. The Financial Times reports.
Thousands of tiny shops in India's biggest auto components market do brisk business selling car parts for about a third of the official price.
The Indian army built a small observation hut to watch Chinese soldiers across a disputed border - a move which irked China's military.
Despite laws guaranteeing equal opportunity, Japanese women have yet to gain an equal footing in the workplace.
Chinese President Xi Jinping may replace People's Bank of China (PBOC) Governor Zhou Xiaochuan as part of a wider personnel reshuffling, The Wall Street Journal reports.
Thailand's stock rally this year would be stunning even without a mid-May coup, but analysts are divided on whether the market can get a second wind.
India may be the fastest-growing emerging market for luxury goods but whether it can surpass China as the top luxury consumer is open for debate.
As the world steps up efforts to attract Chinese tourists, the Middle Kingdom is also trying to woo travelers – albeit unsuccessfully.
More than 120 world records were set for lots of wine sold in Hong Kong last weekend. Many buyers were from mainland China.
Australian police shot dead a teenager after he stabbed two counter terrorism officers.
India's low-cost mission to Mars successfully entered the orbit, crowning India as the first country to complete the trip at its maiden attempt.
Goldman Sachs is the latest bank to slash its growth outlook for China as weak economic activity triggers fresh concerns of over slowing growth.
A Russian ban on farm and dairy imports has sent dairy prices spiraling, but the Fonterra's CEO expects conditions to normalize by March.
The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) on Wednesday warned of risks associated with the booming property market, adding that it may take measures to tighten bank lending to cool the sector.
China is also the source of most of the world's torture instruments, from spiked clubs to weighted leg cuffs. The Financial Times reports.
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Dan Scott, vice president, investment strategy & research at Credit Suisse, says Shell's downstream business will continue to insulate the company from the slide in its upstream business.
Nam Hyung Kim, partner at Arete Research, explains why it's time for investors to start focusing on Samsung Electronics' semiconductor division.
The high valuations of the Chinese e-commerce firms listed in New York are backed up by robust growth rates, says Kevin Carter, founder of The Emerging Markets Internet & E-commerce ETF