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Indian PM Modi has teamed with Twitter to launch a service allowing government officials to send tweets via SMS in a move to boost e-governance.
Hong Kong's perennial housing problems may finally be tamed as the government pursues its first long-term strategic plan since 1998, said Hong Kong's chief executive.
Japan is recovering from the consumption tax hike, but growth remains slow as the impact of ‘Abenomics’ is limited, says ex-Bank of Japan economist.
When little-known Chinese taxi-hailing app Didi Dache needed $15 million to grow its business, China Renaissance helped raise the funds from Tencent.
Purchases of foreign stocks and bonds by Japan's giant pension funds and other big investors in 2015 could be their highest for at least a decade.
Chinese authorities may want the yuan to become a global currency, but they’re unlikely to give up control.
China's factory activity surprisingly shrank in March as new orders crumbled, a private survey showed on Tuesday, data that could usher in more stimulus measures from the government.
Lee Kuan Yew's death marks a milestone for Singapore and raises questions about what the next decade will bring for the country's political system.
China's economy is slowing, but Asia will remain a growth hot spot as India and Southeast Asian economies roar ahead, said the Asian Development Bank.
Indonesia's rupiah has tumbled to 17-year lows, but the central bank is prepared to draw the line on just how much further it can fall.
Italy has become a hunting ground for Chinese companies keen to take control of prized but cash-strapped names like Pirelli.
Modi's BJP has closed abbatoirs in Maharashtra, making it hard for farmers to sell their animals, and restrictions are spreading to other states.
Japan continues to flirt with deflation, raising expectations for more stimulus measures, but the central bank’s hands may be tied, analysts say.
China and India are the darlings of global e-commerce, boasting the fastest-growing markets, but a third Asian region could soon join their ranks.
Global institutions, including the IMF and the World Bank, have endorsed a China-led international bank, despite opposition from the U.S.
China National Chemical Corp is to buy Pirelli in a deal that will place one of the symbols of Italy's manufacturing industry in Chinese hands.
Indonesia is trying to pursue stability and growth ahead of a potential U.S. interest rate hike this year, the country's finance minister told CNBC.
Lee Kuan Yew, Singapore’s first prime minister, passed away at the age of 91 on Monday sparking a wave of social media tributes to the man widely considered the city-state’s founding father.
Data from Japan this week will likely provide further confirmation that the country is emerging from a recession, albeit at a slow pace.
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The U.K. is not likely to hike rates soon as the outlook for global trade remains uncertain, says Chris Morrison, manager at the GAM UK Diversified Fund.
Russia may trade an end of EU sanctions with cooperation on Syria, says Tina Burrett, assistant professor of political science at Sophia University.
While the yuan's inclusion in the SDR basket has little economic impact, what it symbolizes is important, explains Shane Oliver, head of investment strategy and chief economist at AMP Capital Investors.