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Shares of CNNPC, a unit of one of China's nuclear reactor builders, rocketed 44 percent in its Shanghai debut Wednesday.
Japan's core machinery orders unexpectedly rose in April at the fastest pace in four months, in a sign companies are turning more optimistic about business investment as domestic demand strengthens.
Farmers are eschewing crops to plough their cash into the booming stock market , a journey by CNBC into the heart of rural China discovered.
Markets across Asia have dropped precipitously, but it's more of a hike hissy than a replay of the taper tantrum rout two years ago, analysts said.
Sri Lanka's finance minister has defended the pace of the country's economic recovery, as a bruising vote of no confidence in the government looms.
The National University of Singapore topped a ranking of Asia's top universities, underscoring the country's position as a leading educational hub.
MSCI said it expects to include China A shares in its emerging markets index after several issues are resolved.
Alibaba founder Ma also said his life has become 'much worse' since his IPO, which made him China's richest man.
The stratospheric rise in Chinese A-shares has many investors on edge, including the world's biggest asset manager, BlackRock.
India has increased pressure on its heavily indebted companies with rules that allow banks to push out business owners who fail to repay loans. The Financial Times reports.
A crackdown on foreign investors who breach laws barring purchases of existing homes is reaping results after new penalties and a temporary moratorium.
China's inflation in May slowed more than expected, offering more evidence Asia's largest economy is stalling and suggesting more easing may be ahead.
The boss of Dalian Zeus Entertainment Group used his stock quote as inspiration for a bid to dine with Warren Buffett.
Five ETFs for playing MSCI's decision on whether or not Chinese A-shares become part of the $4 trillion MSCI Emerging Market Index.
MSCI may add China to global indices
Chinese consumers are now the world’s preeminent luxury shoppers. Brands need to speak their language.
Times are hard for Japanese with a sweet tooth as the country bemoans the latest side effect of Abenomics: a surge in the price of chocolate. More from The Financial Times.
China's yuan-denominated exports fell by a smaller-than-expected 2.5 percent in May from a year earlier, while imports tumbled 17.9 percent.
In its strongest push outside of China, Alibaba has struck a series of partnerships to bolster its global cloud offerings.
Japan's GDP growth was revised sharply higher in the first quarter, data on Monday showed, adding to hopes that its economic recovery is gaining traction.
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