Chinese stocks posted their worst weekly performance since August on Friday, with major indices tumbling in excess of 5 percent.» Read More
With Alibaba's massive initial public offering coming down the pike, the company's own global ambitions are becoming more apparent.
By pricing Alibaba's widely-anticipated IPO below market expectations, CEO Jack Ma is seeking to avoid a repetition of Facebook's disaster debut.
Six months after the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370, the search continues in the southern Indian Ocean.
The pachinko industry is reinventing itself by appealing to new customers who grew up playing video and computer games. The New York Times reports.
China is set to overtake the U.S. as the world's largest economy in U.S. dollar terms over the next decade, according to a report by IHS Economics.
China released its latest batch of trade data on Monday which showed that while foreign demand remains healthy, domestic demand appears subdued.
A raft of data releases from Asia's two largest economies will be the key events for markets in a holiday-shortened week.
Several advisers said they had expected a scramble from clients. But the phone has not been ringing off the hook.
Vietnam will soon have a credible naval deterrent to China in the South China Sea in the form of Kilo-class submarines from Russia.
A revised reading on Japan's economic growth showed the economy contracted an annualized 7.1 percent in the second quarter, worse than initial estimates of a 6.8 percent contraction.
Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba on Friday filed to sell up to $24.3 billion in stock, making it the biggest U.S. initial public offering ever.
China's renminbi hit a six-month peak this week, extending a rally that it began in May following a sharp selloff earlier this year.
Al Qaeda has released a video announcing the establishment of a new branch on the Indian subcontinent. The New York Times reports.
The European Central Bank (ECB) is back in "whatever it takes" mode to stimulate the sputtering economy and Asian markets are set to benefit.
Hong Kong property stocks have enjoyed a healthy run this year and according to analysts, the sector could benefit from further upside.
Japan is pushing to secure at least 60 percent of its rare earth needs from outside China within four years.
Hindu activist Rajeshwar Singh is on a mission to end centuries of religious diversity in India, one conversion at a time.
PM Modi took decisive action to secure round-the-clock supplies of electricity. Now, he is under attack for failing to avert a national power crisis.
Singaporeans show the most interest in upgrading their career skills in Asia, according to a global survey by recruitment firm Kelly Services.
Samsung attempted to differentiate itself in the smartphone market with its latest offerings, but analysts say it isn't enough to frighten Apple.
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Chris Watling, CEO of Longview Economics, explains why the U.S. corporate sector will cause the country a shallow recession.
OPEC should keep output steady and wait to see if its supply policy will reap rewards, says Alejandro Barbajosa, Middle East and APAC vice president for crude at Argus Media.
Japanese markets have done well because of expansive monetary policy, says Beat Wittmann, co-founder, partner and chairman at Porta Investors.