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The Nikkei 225 finished its worst trading week since March 2011 on Friday, with analysts highlighting a change in sentiment towards Japan's benchmark index.
A sea hunt for the missing Malaysian jet resumed in the Indian Ocean where an underwater sensor made the fifth detection of a signal in recent days.
Malaysia's government has begun investigating authorities to determine why opportunities to track Flight MH370 were missed.
It will be weeks before results are in for India's national elections, but investors have already picked their favorite.
Chinese importers' defaults on soybean cargos may spur debt concerns, but such defaults aren't unusual and China's soybean business has been struggling.
With India's 16th national election under way, some parties appear to have an edge as technology, social media and big data play a key role in connecting with voters.
China's consumer prices rose 2.4 percent in March from the year-ago period, official data showed on Friday, just shy of a Reuters poll for a 2.5 percent increase.
Samsung's Galaxy S5 boasts a variety of new features, but does it have what it takes to prevent users from jumping back on the Apple bandwagon?
Shares in Fast Retailing tumbled to a five-month low early Friday after the operator cut its full-year operating profit forecast by 6.7 percent.
The latest acoustic signal detected was unlikely to be from the missing plane, Australian officials said on Friday.
The fastest growing messaging application in the world told CNBC they are struggling to break into the world's second largest economy.
Chinese importers have defaulted on nearly $300 million of U.S. and Brazilian soybean cargoes, the biggest in a decade, as buyers struggle to get credit.
China will ease restrictions on overseas investments by local firms and deals below $1 billion will not need approval, the country's commission said.
Budget carrier Tigerair has had a bumpy ride recently, but CEO Koay Peng Yen, told CNBC he's confident the firm will turn things around.
Investors in Hong Kong and Shanghai will soon be able to trade shares in each other’s equity markets, the Financial Times reports.
The emerging market carry trade is back on, helping chase up the very assets sold off last year amid concerns U.S. interest rates would rise.
Japan's core machinery orders fell 8.8 percent on month in February, worse than expectations for a 3 percent decline in a Reuters poll.
Beijing's "war on pollution" has sparked renewed interest in clean technology, with many startups vying for a piece of the $800 billion pie.
AirAsia is closing in on a partner for a Japan comeback after it pulled out of its money-losing venture there last year, CEO Tony Fernandes said.
China has come a long way in a short period of time in relation to liberalizing its currency and opening up its economy, said Australian Treasurer Joe Hockey.
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Despite the slowdown in China, a projection of 7 percent growth still offers massive opportunities for countries keen to do trade with China, says Nicola Sturgeon, First Minister of Scotland.
Matthew Phan, analyst, Asia-Pacific Banks at Creditsights, explains why the boost in net interest margin securities (NIMS) among Singapore banks will be sustainable.
Annalisa Jeffries, associate editorial director, Asia Metals at Platts, says sentiment for iron ore prices remains bearish, with analysts expecting a fall to $40 a tonne this year.