Results easily beat analyst estimates, as costs cuts and currency gains made up for slightly weaker vehicle sales.» Read More
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's economic revival program is now generating unease among investors.
Three people were killed and 79 wounded in a bomb and knife attack at a train station in western China on Wednesday, state media said.
Innovation is the name of the game for most tech firms. In Sony's case, much more needs to be done on this front, analysts say.
After a long console ban in China, Microsoft says its Xbox One will go on sale in China, The New York Times reports.
DBS Group Holdings beat expectations as first-quarter core net profit rose 9 percent to record, helped by strong growth in loans.
Samuel Tsien, CEO of Singapore's Oversea-Chinese Banking Corp, says the lender is well positioned to cope with the city's slowing property market.
China is set to overtake the U.S. as the world's number one economy, while India has jumped into third place ahead of Japan, according to a new study.
The Bank of Japan has cut its target for real gross domestic product (GDP) growth to 1.1 percent for fiscal year ending March 2015, down from its January projection of 1.4 percent.
The more China allows its currency to weaken, the greater unease in Washington is likely to grow.
The US has offered a $5 million bounty and filed new charges against a Chinese businessman.
The Bank of Japan is expected to keep monetary policy steady on Wednesday and lay out projections suggesting no additional stimulus in the near-term.
Income inequality has been rising rapidly in China and may be far more severe than originally thought, according to a new study.
China's WH Group has cancelled its planned Hong Kong IPO as a downturn in equity markets weighed further on demand.
Samsung's second consecutive profit decline has failed to dent investor optimism over the company's outlook.
Industrial output in Japan rose 0.3 percent in March on-month, below analyst forecasts in a Reuters poll for a 0.5 percent increase, data on Wednesday showed.
U.K. gym chain Fitness First is further muscling into Asia with plans to open 50 new clubs over the next five years, the firm announced Monday.
The Philippines could be next in line to join the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP), according to the country's Secretary of Trade & Industry.
China's banking regulator has urged authorities and banks to step up an investigation into iron ore financing deals to minimize default risks.
Samsung on Tuesday unveiled a 3.3 percent fall in first-quarter operating-profit to 8.5 trillion won ($8.2 billion), just above its guidance.
Singapore has overtaken London as the largest clearing center for China's domestic currency outside of China and Hong Kong, according to SWIFT.
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Tim Edwards, director at S&P Dow Jones Indices, explains how factors such as macroeconomics and quantitative easing are impacting the outlook of European banks.
With the cash rate sitting at a record low of 2 percent, the Reserve Bank of Australia needs "solid evidence" for further easing, says Sean Fenton, director & portfolio manager at Tribeca Investment Partners.
Dale Rogers, executive chairman of Phoenix Gold, says margins among Australia's gold miners remain robust due to decreasing costs on the back of a weaker Australian dollar.