A powerful earthquake struck Taiwan early on Saturday killing at least eight people, most in a 17-story apartment building that collapsed.» Read More
Takata whose potentially defective air bags have been linked to four deaths in the United States, is likely to warn of a bigger full-year loss.
A Chinese tycoon dished out $61.8 million for a van Gogh masterpiece this week, the highest auction price for a painting by the artist in 16 years.
The dollar-yen broke above the 115 level for the first time in seven years on Thursday.
China is setting aside some of its biggest foreign policy challenges to prevent discord at a summit of Asia-Pacific leaders that it hosts next week.
India is hoping a new China-backed multilateral lender will fund coal-based energy projects, putting it in direct conflict with the World Bank.
An improvement in Australia's employment in October after two months of job losses will allay some fears about the labor market, but employment still looks far from healthy, analysts say.
Employment in the world's second largest economy remains resilient even as the real-estate sector experiences a severe downturn.
When major world leaders descend upon Beijing for the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit on November 7, many locals will be on holiday.
After all, it's inevitable the company will continue to benefit from the Chinese market and e-commerce, says Chegg CEO Daniel Rosensweig.
Samsung is on the prowl for up to 1 million square feet of office space in Manhattan to house employees.
Toyota Motor reported an 11.3 percent rise in second-quarter profit on Wednesday, buoyed by a weak yen and strong sales in the United States.
Indonesia's gross domestic product grew 5.01 percent in the third quarter, highlighting the challenge that the new President Joko Widodo faces.
Japanese lawmakers are set to indefinitely postpone legalizing casinos as PM Shinzo Abe lacks the political leverage to pass a bill this year.
Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda said the central bank is ready to do more to hit its 2 percent price goal and recharge a tottering economy.
Commonwealth Bank of Australia posted a near 10 percent rise in first-quarter cash profits on Wednesday as demand for home loans remained strong.
Growth in China's services sector weakened further in October as new business cooled, reinforcing signs of a gradual economic slowdown.
China is set to publish a planning document aimed at improving the country's inefficient state-led firms by harnessing the power of the market.
The rise of e-commerce in China has touched almost every sector – including a popular black market for DIY fire arms. The Financial Times reports.
Hopes abound that mom-and-pop gamblers will sweep into Macau and save the day, but it isn't clear they can replace the VIPs who are staying away.
Alibaba could face challenges to maintaining profit margins as it grows beyond its roots in e-commerce and expands globally, a tech expert says.
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Japan's trading houses' have cut about 12.5 percent of the assets accumulated in the last six and a half years, says Pham Thanh Ha, Japan equity analyst from Jefferies.
Gold has been all about emotions but supply-side factors show that prices are going to fall, says Peter Esho, chief market analyst at Invast.
Ben Sy from JPMorgan Private Bank discusses higher quality corporate bonds, subordinated financial bonds and U.S. high yields (ex-commodities).