Australia's economic engine has sputtered as the commodities boom loses steam, but the country could get a fillip from legalizing same-sex marriage.» Read More
Singapore's economic growth disappointed in the fourth quarter, as manufacturing contracted and tourism slumped.
Japan's Nikkei 225 index is set to climb further next year, despite already rising more than 70 percent over the past two years, analysts say.
Japan's shrinking workforce is helping spur acceptance of women into male-dominated industries such as haulage and construction. The Financial Times reports.
China's factory activity sputtered in December, underlining challenges facing the country's manufacturers amid rising costs and softening demand.
South Korea's top tech-heavyweights, LG Electronics and Samsung, are going after PC gamers' hearts with new super-wide curved monitors.
A stampede killed at least 35 people at Shanghai New Year's celebrations, officials said, possibly due to a rush to grab fake money thrown from a building.
The bulk of the missing AirAsia jet may be on the floor of the Java Sea, which could indicate the aircraft hit the sea bed intact.
Taxi firms including Uber, which was banned in New Delhi, will have to install panic buttons after allegations that an Uber driver raped a passenger.
Breaking out of a multi-year slump, Chinese equities stormed ahead to become the top performing Asian market of 2014, trumping Indian stocks.
Bad weather hampered the search for the wreckage and black boxes of flight AirAsia QZ8501 after Indonesian rescuers found bodies and debris near Borneo.
In a fresh sign China's economy is slowing, the final China HSBC PMI for December indicated manufacturing contracted for the first time in seven months.
A South Korean court ordered that a former Korean Air Lines executive be detained for delaying a flight following an outburst over nuts.
China, one of the world's largest "emerging" investors, is ramping up investment in Sub Saharan Africa as it searches for resources, but whether the benefits are mutual isn't clear.
South Korean shares started 2014 as analysts' darling, but after losing nearly 5 percent year-to-date, they are fast falling out of favor.
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Toyota is likely to miss its 2014 objective of selling over 1.1 million cars in China because of an economic slowdown and resulting auto price wars.
Debris, luggage, life vests and bodies have been found during the search for the missing AirAsia flight.
Japan's ruling coalition has approved a tax reform plan that will cut the corporate tax rate from April, pledging further reductions in coming years.
Modi's "make in India" drive to turn the country into a manufacturing and export powerhouse has hit a serious headwind: Too few skilled laborers.
The U.S. joined the growing international effort to locate missing AirAsia flight QZ8501 as search operations entered their third day on Tuesday.
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Expectations for a delay in higher U.S interest rates should support a recovery in emerging markets, says Peter Rosenstreich, chief FX analyst at Swissquote Bank.
The Aussie dollar has further room to fall and adjust to support weak demand for Australia's commodity exports, says Malcolm Wood, chief investment strategist at BAML.
Daniel Hynes, senior commodity strategist at ANZ, discusses the outlook of oil commodities on the back of multiple supply risks.