Business investment by Australian companies slumped a record 9.2 percent in the September quarter, causing the Aussie to drop 0.4 percent.» Read More
China has revised the 2013 GDP figures by 3.4% to 58.8 trillion yuan, but said the revision will not affect economic growth this year.
After a ho-hum performance for most of 2014, analysts believe that Japan's Nikkei 225 will see better days in the year ahead.
Shares of electric car maker BYD rebounded on Friday, after management sought to reassure investors that operations were continuing as normal.
The Bank of Japan kept its monetary policy steady, as had been expected, but it raised its economic assessment, citing signs of a pickup in exports.
Chinese shoppers are cashing in on the ruble's sharp drop, snapping up goods in Russia at low prices before brands can respond to foreign exchange moves.
China oil major CNPC is probing a 2013 oil deal as part of the mainland's sweeping corruption crackdown, taking down one of Premier Xi's political rivals.
China may be routinely underestimating its steel sector output, with official 2013 figures coming in 40 million tons below a key industry estimate.
While Singapore's property market has cooling signs, with volume of new private home sales halving, it has defied expectations of a sharp correction.
How does a poverty-stricken country like North Korea obtain cyber-capabilities to level a corporation the size of Sony?
China's stock market has soared to multi-year highs since the PBoC cut interest rates, as investors anticipate more aggressive easing steps to come. The Financial Times reports.
Havana is now home to a small, but growing, number of brand new Asian automobiles which are altering the landscape.
Now that many are blaming North Korea for the cyberattack on Sony, what will the U.S. government do about it?
Shinzo Abe has to strike a balance as Japan plans to spend $30B on a stimulus package to revive the economy while keeping bond issuance in check.
China's economy stabilized in the fourth quarter as the services sector and manufacturing sector strengthened, according to the China Beige Book.
Nissan Motor said it has ordered the recall of more than 80,000 vehicles sold in Mexico to check for potential defects stemming from Takata airbags.
Disappointing data could see Singapore's central bank change its tune at next year's monetary policy review, economists say.
China's home prices posted a third consecutive annual drop in November, fueling speculation that the government will need to undertake further measures to avert a sharp slowdown in the economy.
Chinese President Xi Jinping arrives in Macau with a clear message: the world's biggest gambling center cannot remain a one-industry town.
Asian central bankers are on guard but are confident that Rubles collapse will not trigger their own currencies sell-off.
US officials believe the individuals behind it were acting on orders from the North Koreans
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Peter Schiff, Euro Pacific Capital, says even if the Fed hikes in December, the next move might be to lower interest rates again.
Adi Godrej, chairman of the Godrej Group, says there is a plenty of opportunities in the developing world's consumer products sector.
Joshua Crabb, head of Asian equities at Old Mutual Global Investors, says one of the main investment themes for 2016 will be the base effect of cheap assets in Asia.