Sydney's once-red hot property market will probably be flat this year, while Perth's will keep falling, Stockland chief Mark Steinert told CNBC.» Read More
Major Australian banks will need as much as A$48 billion to move to the top quartile of global banks, to ensure they can survive a financial crisis.
With Chinese stocks in the spotlight following recent stellar gains, a data deluge from Beijing could move markets further this week.
Dalian Wanda Commercial Properties, the world's second-largest developer of shopping malls and office buildings, aims to raise up to $3.9 billion through an IPO.
Russia and Brazil are a mess, and the oil price slide isn't helping. China is slowing. It's the other BRIC that's been stellar this year.
Claims that North Korea is to blame for the crippling cyber attack on Sony Pictures Entertainment are "wild rumors", state media said on Sunday.
A powerful typhoon ploughed through central Philippines on Sunday, forcing more than 1 million people to flee to shelters away from coastal areas and landslide-prone villages.
Forensics experts investigating the massive cyber attack on Sony said the breach was unprecedented, well-planned and carried out by an "organized group."
Malaysia's government said Friday it has picked Christoph Mueller, the CEO of Ireland's Aer Lingus, as the new head of its beleaguered flag carrier.
Japan may be in recession, but it's hard to tell from the booming luxury housing market.
India's government is moving to clear away regulatory burdens for industry, the armed forces, mining and power projects. The New York Times reports.
Chinese brokers have seen a surge of new stock investors and a dramatic spike in turnover on soaring local bourses, in response to government policy measures.
Abbott falters on infrastructure pledge, and risks becoming the first Australian premier to preside over a recession since the early 1990s.
Oil's plunge couldn't be better timed for China, providing additional room for monetary easing and a boost to domestic consumption, say economists.
China's equity market has been on a tear, but investors are starting to question how long the party will last.
After suffering through some extreme market swings over the past two years, some analysts believe Asia's economies are headed for a relatively boring new year.
Grand Theft Auto's latest game has been banned by two major retailers, just as the Christmas sales begin, due to sexual violence.
Despite the political chaos in Sweden, deflation and stagnation pose a bigger threat to the triple-A rated economy.
A deadly epidemic that could have global implications is quietly sweeping India, and among its many victims are tens of thousands of newborns dying. The New York Times reports.
Blockbuster growth in China's smartphone sector has come to an end as mobile carriers scale back on subsidies and the market approaches saturation, says IDC.
Three deputies to the head of Samsung Electronics mobile division are leaving as the world's largest smartphone maker faces a rapid decline in profit.
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Yellen left all options on the table but she spoke more of downside risks, explains Randall Kroszner from University of Chicago Booth School of Business.
The Motley Fool's Eric Bleeker says investors who own Twitter stock must believe that Jack Dorsey can turn it around.
The Fed appears to be holding steadfast and wants to normalize rates in H2, says John Augustine from Huntington Wealth & Investment Management.