China's economy is growing at a "reasonable" pace and the government can handle well the risks the country faces, Premier Li Keqiang said in remarks published late Saturday.» Read More
The BOJ maintained its economic assessment for all of Japan's nine regional economies, saying the economy has continued to recover moderately.
Japanese manufacturers, rich but loath to spend it at home since the financial crisis, are now spending on equipment crucial to economic recovery.
China's economic growth quickened in the second quarter, but will still need further modest government support measures, Premier Li said.
As Japan's PM Shinzo Abe's four-day visit to Australia starts on Monday, China will be keeping extra close tabs on announcements from the trip.
This week in Asia will be busy with India's federal budget, elections in Indonesia and Chinese data likely to dominate the headlines.
An investment treaty and global negotiations could be jeopardized if US and China fail to resolve a stand-off over annual trade in high-tech products.
India's central bank chief Raghuram Rajan deserves an "A+" grade for his performance over the past 10 months, says predecessor Duvvuri Subbarao.
The Aussie – which appeared to be on course for a return to parity with the U.S. dollar just days ago – is set to end the year below $0.90.
China's economy may be slowing but the latest Transformers movie has broken Chinese box office records since opening last Friday.
China's slowing property market may draw comparisons with the U.S. housing bust, but some are calling a recovery and see bargains in developer stocks.
This week has seen Hong Kong’s first foreign exchange intervention in almost two years and analysts will expect more of the same in the weeks ahead.
A security forum and a $50 billion Asian infrastructure bank are just two elements in China's strategy to counter Washington's "pivot" to the region.
After what has been a difficult start to the year for Japanese equities, fund managers are now upping their allocations to the sector.
Australia's economic rebalancing away from the mining boom is still in its early stages, while cautioning the risk of fall in the local dollar.
India's Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) said on Thursday trading had resumed across all of its markets after being disrupted for about three hours due to a network outage in the morning.
Activity in China's services sector expanded at its fastest in 15 months in June, reinforcing signs that the broader economy is stabilizing.
As the slowdown in Singapore's housing market deepens, investors are questioning when the government may relax its anti-speculation curbs.
Japanese brewers will release their canned cocktails line this summer as fizzy concoctions come to the fore in efforts to offset declining beer sales.
Premier Li said downward pressure still existed in its economy despite it operating within a reasonable range and indicators showing a positive trend.
As Hong Kong stocks hit their highest level in nearly seven months this week, some analysts expect the market to gain a new lease of life.
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The currency could fall to 4.50 against the dollar, says Adam Reynolds, CEO, Asia Pacific of Saxo Bank Group.
Nicholas Smith, Japan strategist at CLSA, says Japanese wage figures aren't adjusted for the number of hours worked.