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Tokyo stocks are at fifteen-year highs and the yen at eight-year lows, but Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda doesn’t think a bubble is brewing.
Japan's retail sales rose 5.0 percent in the year to April, bolstering the BOJ's view that consumer spending is picking up in a recovering economy.
Nearly a year after the disappearance of MH370, authorities and search teams are being criticized over their search approaches.
Apple SVP Williams says working conditions in China are improving and suicide rates were never as bad as media outlets suggested.
Ben Bernanke said that China's economic slowdown should not worry markets as there was no risk of a hard landing.
Dianrong.com – a major Chinese P2P online lender – now boasts a valuation of "around" $1 billion dollars thanks to its latest round of fundraising.
Chinese industrial sector profits posted their first annual rise since last September, in a sign margin pressure on firms might be easing.
China will soon launch a new pilot scheme in six cities allowing individuals to invest directly overseas, the official Securities Times reported.
As revenue plummets in China's only legal gambling hub, global casino operators have a new mantra: what happens in Vegas, must also happen in Macau.
The Bank of Japan's decision makers remained concerned their 2 percent inflation goal would be difficult to keep, meeting minutes show.
Soaring rents and food costs, alongside labor shortages and stiff competition, are some challenges that young cafe owners face in Singapore.
A Chinese nuclear power firm is set to become one of the country's largest domestic listings when it floats on the Shanghai Stock Exchange.
Samsung launched a limited Iron Man edition of its Galaxy S6 Edge on Tuesday, in the company's latest push to promote its curved screen smartphone.
With iron ore still at multi-year lows, a reported interest by China’s biggest steelmaker for Fortescue Metals makes business sense, analysts say.
Australia may be weighing allowing foreign airlines to offer domestic flights, but it isn't clear the skies down under are particularly attractive.
Gross domestic product expanded an annualized 2.6 percent from the year before, topping the advance estimate of 2.1 percent.
Guangzhou's municipal government is planning to launch its own Uber-like online taxi hire service, only weeks after police closed the Uber office. The Financial Times reports.
The Australian government may allow foreign airlines to operate domestic routes, reports the Wall Street Journal.
A China infrastructure tycoon who is suing local governments for failing to pay their bills said he reached settlement deals. The Financial Times reports.
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Financials have had little time to adjust to central bank negative rates and the collapse of yield curves, explains Sean Darby from Jefferies.
Markets are overreacting to the stronger yen and BOJ's negative interest rates policy, remarks John Vail from Nikko Asset Management Americas.
HSBC's Frederic Neumann says investors have realized that monetary policy won't be the quick fix they were hoping for.