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Crucial data is due to drop from Asia's major economies this week, particularly Chinese trade and inflation numbers and Japan's final GDP estimate.
The liquefied natural gas market (LNG) has a big problem: supply may outstrip demand for rest of the decade, an analyst warns.
As the fifth anniversary of Japan's massive earthquake and nuclear disaster nears, the former prime minister said it's time to do without nuclear power.
China's economy isn't headed for a hard landing, China's top economic planner said on Sunday, but instability in the global economy does pose a risk.
In leading Rikuzentakata's 24,000 residents through their darkest days, mayor Futoshi Toba was making a painful decision.
China's leadership tried to quell anxiety about its slowing economy following financial turmoil and rising labor unrest as it cut its growth target.
Singapore will require all of the city-state's aircraft operators to ping the location of all their aircraft every 15 minutes throughout flights.
CRAFT Singapore, the city-state's first-ever craft beer festival, launches Friday in hopes of luring lager and ale guzzlers to more independent fare.
Thailand's state-owned oil and gas producer PTT is scouting for acquisitions as valuations have cheapened, according to its chief executive.
The tough UN sanctions on North Korea are sweeping, and target leader Kim Jong Un's commercial trade activities and vast overseas financial web.
Some investors may be nervous about China but UBS's Min Lan Tan says there are some great investment opportunities in the region right now.
Saudi Arabia, Iraq and Pakistan are among countries buying armed military drones from China with laser missiles. Should the US be worried?
Toshiba has sought 200 billion yen to 250 billion yen in loans from three lenders, the Nikkei Asian Review reported.
The atrocity of indentured servitude is the world's fastest-growing crime. Will a new bill passed by Obama signal the world to take notice?
A taxi app war is heating up in India and Ola and rival Uber have both launched new services to win over customers: Motorbikes on-demand.
North Korea fired several projectiles into the sea, hours after the UN voted to impose tough new sanctions on the isolated state.
Deflationary tides are lapping the shores of countries across the world and financial bubbles are set to burst everywhere, Vikram Mansharamani, a lecturer at Yale University, told CNBC on Thursday.
The investment bank is recommending an overweight position in Indian stocks, betting that buoyant consumption and government spending will underpin profits.
Singapore-based United Overseas Bank will invest $10 million into Israel-based OurCrowd to help start-ups in Asia.
For those who don't fancy braving Lahore's notorious traffic, Uber has just launched in the city, with specific measures in place to ensure rider safety.
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Corporate profits in Japan continue to be robust, notes Masakazu Takeda from the Hennessy Japan Fund.
Finding revenue to pay for the proposed cuts will be difficult, notes Kyle Pomerleau from the Tax Foundation.
Singapore Foreign Secretary Dr. Vivian Balakrishnan explains why the island-nation is a leader in innovative urban solutions.