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China’s most recent effort to prop up its real estate market is not enough, and interest rate cuts are the best remedy, analysts say.
Armed with fresh data, Indonesia's taxman is banking on a huge revenue jump after years of tax collection shortfalls, but analysts aren't convinced.
China courted home buyers with a bigger tax break as it cut downpayment requirements for the second time, stepping up against sliding house prices.
Japan is likely to join the AIIB, according to its ambassador to Beijing, a move that would see leave the US as the only big holdout, the Financial Times reports.
China to delay implementing new bank technology restrictions that Washington has complained represent unfair regulatory pressure on foreign firms.
Takahide Kiuchi is often the only dissenting voice on the BOJ board as his proposals are voted down, but two years in, he is looking prescient.
A weaker yen isn't driving up prices in Japan, Goldman Sachs says, because cheaper oil undercuts price pressure.
Barack Obama will make a nice salary this year, but it pales in comparison to the sum Singapore's leader will take in.
A drop in Chinese tourist numbers is driving down shop rentals in Hong Kong, with vacancies increasing in the same prime areas.
Tens of thousands of Singaporeans braved torrential rain and lined the streets on Sunday to bid a final farewell to the nation's founding father.
Prada reported a 28 percent fall in its 2014 net profit, as growing retail sales in the Americas and Japan failed to offset declines in China and Europe.
Japanese factory output declined more than expected in February as companies curbed output due to the Lunar New Year holiday.
Suicides and discontentment against government policies in rural India is turning into anger against Modi less than a year since he came into office.
Uber's getting fast and furious in Singapore, souping up its fleet with Lamborghinis and Maseratis as part of its new "supercar" offering.
Disappointing economic data from some of Asia-Pacific's largest economies this week could intensify calls for more monetary easing, economists warn.
Grieving Singaporeans were joined by world leaders on Sunday to pay their final respects to the country's first prime minister, Lee Kuan Yew.
China's central bank governor Zhou Xiaochuan warned on Sunday that the country needs to be vigilant for signs of deflation.
Russia, Australia and the Netherlands became the latest three countries to say they plan to join the China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank.
U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew will press Chinese officials next week to adopt a more market-determined exchange rate policy, Treasury officials said on Friday.
Some dissidents and opponents of Lee Kuan Yew believe that with his passing the political restrictions he imposed in the name of security will begin to ease.
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Japan's trading houses' have cut about 12.5 percent of the assets accumulated in the last six and a half years, says Pham Thanh Ha, Japan equity analyst from Jefferies.
Gold has been all about emotions but supply-side factors show that prices are going to fall, says Peter Esho, chief market analyst at Invast.
Ben Sy from JPMorgan Private Bank discusses higher quality corporate bonds, subordinated financial bonds and U.S. high yields (ex-commodities).