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China's slowing property market tops the list of major economic risks, but some say the sector's stocks are "dirt cheap" and now is the time to buy.
After two years of stagnation, things are finally looking up for Asia's third largest economy.
The Singapore dollar surged to a nearly nine-month high this week, but the rally is likely to be cut short soon, analysts said.
South Korea's Hyundai Motor said its net profit fell by the most in five quarters, as the local currency's sharp gain and higher U.S. discounts to entice customers overshadowed solid April-June vehicle sales in China and at home.
SK Hynix said shipment growth would slow in the third quarter as it posted its first drop in quarterly profit in two years.
Samsung releases video poking fun at the Apple users' apparent excitement over the iPhone 6's rumoured new screen size.
South Korea's economy grew 0.6 percent in April-June over the previous quarter, the slowest in over a year due to sluggish consumption.
LG Electronics said its profit rose 26.5 percent from a year earlier, beating estimates, as its mobile business profited for the first time in a year.
New Zealand's central bank raised rates but said it would pause as it looked at the impact of its tightening and watched inflation.
The Kiwi was crushed as the country's central bank warned against the currency's strength following its decision to hike interest rates.
China's manufacturing activity rose to an 18-month high in July, according to a private survey Thursday, as the government's stimulus measures worked their magic, consolidating a recovery in the world's second biggest economy.
While the skies in Singapore has been smog-free thus far, its tourism sector is bracing itself for a recurrence of last year's severe air pollution.
Hong Kong's Causeway Bay may lose its crown as a slowdown in mainland tourists hits store sales, paving the way for its first drop in a decade.
Japan's monthly streak of trade deficits hit a two-year mark in June, as exports continued to stay weak while imports remained high.
Standard Chartered has called a halt to its grand expansion as it seeks to conserve capital amid the worst drop in profits for more than 12 years.
India stocks have sped ahead, rallying more than 23 percent so far this year, but Goldman Sachs sees a potential speed bump from looming share sales.
Alibaba's foray into online financial services was expected to disrupt China's bank sector, but now some believe it's no longer particularly radical.
Despite dire predictions that China faced a slew of defaults, few mainland borrowers have welshed amid various stripes of government intervention.
A TransAsia Airways plane crashed on its second attempt at landing during a thunderstorm, killing 47 people and setting buildings on fire.
Hopes are high for Indonesia's Joko Widodo, and he now faces the task of implementing reforms while appeasing coalition partners.
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Eric Liu, partner and head of research at Vanda Research, says events such as the Jackson Hole Economic Policy Symposium and data like the U.S. nonfarm payrolls will make August a bumpy month.
Price Headley, CEO of BigTrends.com, attributes LinkedIn's above-view earnings to a recent acquisition of online training company lynda.com, instead of a recovery in its core business.
A pub in Singapore called "Beer Market" was inspired by a pub in Barcelona where beer prices fluctuated like stocks. CNBC's Martin Soong has more.