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China's vow to increase tax scrutiny of foreign companies has sent firms rushing to tax advisers ahead of the implementation of new rules.
Asia's central banks will likely hog the market spotlight this week, while earnings season continues in Japan.
Several thousand pro-democracy protesters returned to the streets of Hong Kong on Sunday in the first large-scale rally since protests rocked the global financial hub late last year.
Activity in China's factory sector contracted in January for the first time in more than two years, an official survey showed, a far worse result than expected.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's program to revive the nation's economy is set to meet perhaps its stiffest challenge, the nation's sclerotic farming industry.
Australia's conservative Prime Minister Tony Abbott came under renewed leadership pressure on Sunday, following a voter backlash in a state poll and a slump in his personal approval rating.
General Motors and Chinese partner SAIC Motor Corp will soon announce a joint push into Indonesia, using their no-frills Wuling brand to establish a beachhead in Southeast Asia's biggest market and from there tackle other markets in the region.
Islamic State militants said they had beheaded a second Japanese hostage, journalist Kenji Goto.
China Minsheng Banking's president has resigned for personal reasons hours after several Chinese media outlets reported he was being investigated.
The captain of the AirAsia jet that crashed into the sea in December was out of his seat conducting an unorthodox procedure when his co-pilot apparently lost control.
New DNA evidence says significant chunks of humanity may carry genes from a few powerful men, including Genghis Khan.
The NBA has inked a deal with a Chinese internet giant Tencent giving it exclusive rights to stream games in China.
Honda cut its annual profit forecast as it set aside more cash to cover an expanded recall of cars to replace potentially faulty air bags.
Panasonic Corp has stopped making TVs in China and plans to liquidate its joint venture in Shandong due to strong pricing pressure, a company source said on Saturday.
Alibaba's magic carpet ride came to a standstill on Thursday, but experts say the world's largest e-commerce firm remains a compelling investment.
Colleen McCullough is likely Australia's best-known writer, but one Australian daily thought her weight was more important than her work.
Japan's Honda Motor Co sliced 6.5 percent off its core annual profit forecast.
A motley group of Thai civilians frustrated by their government's lackluster response to human trafficking have taken up arms to patrol a smuggling route.
Sunac plans to buy a 49.3 percent stake in troubled Chinese developer Kaisa, which recently missed bond coupon payments, Caixin magazine reported.
Gmail has become difficult to use in China, and in recent weeks the authorities have gummed up Astrill, which circumvents the Internet restrictions. The New York Times reports.
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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).