The Reserve Bank of Australia left its cash rate unchanged at 2 percent Tuesday as it judged that the prospects for the economy had improved recently.» Read More
Modi was sworn in as India's PM at New Delhi's presidential palace, after a victory that ended two terms of rule by the Nehru-Gandhi dynasty.
As sorely-needed infrastructure investment remains elusive, reducing contentious fuel subsidies is crucial for Indonesia's next president.
Vietnam and China traded accusations over the sinking of a Vietnamese fishing boat not far from where China has placed an oil rig in disputed waters.
The Bank of Japan has begun shifting its focus from supporting growth to ways of phasing out its massive stimulus.
Asian investors will likely pay attention to key data releases from the world's third-largest economy and emerging markets this week.
Thai coup leader General Prayuth Chan-ocha said he had been formally endorsed by the king, and warned he would use force if protests flared up again.
Bargain hunters sharpening their knives in hopes Thailand’s coup will bring buying opportunities should put the silverware away, Goldman said.
Thailand's economy was already struggling before the country's military seized power in a bloodless coup Thursday, saying it needed to restore order after six months of protests aimed at ousting the elected government.
Take a look at this month's images from Thailand's political crisis.
The Thai army lured the former government by arranging peace talks between political heavyweights then seizing power in a coup, an ex minister said.
Investors may have fallen out of love with emerging markets (EM) but some say the tide is turning as EM stocks catch up with developed market peers.
As Malaysia-based low-cost carrier AirAsia gets set for takeoff in India, CEO Tony Fernandes says there couldn't have been a better time to launch a new business in the country.
Toyota is recalling an estimated 50,220 Highlander sport utility vehicles globally for a software problem that could result in the front passenger seat belt not working properly.
Driven by ambitions to make China a great power, President Xi Jinping is staking his political authority on a huge task: overhauling the Chinese military. The New York Times reports.
The chairman of China's massive sovereign wealth fund has said that monetary easing in the euro zone would be "good news" and open up market opportunities.
Thailand's army has seized control of power to restore order after months of political turmoil. Here's the low-down on the crisis.
The Philippines' record-low interest rates have raised fears over potential asset bubbles. The country says the risks are under control.
Thailand's latest military coup comes in a drastically changed political milieu and its economy's Teflon status is already showing scratches.
Shares in Chinese e-commerce company JD.com opened Thursday, with heavy demand that may foreshadow investor appetite for larger peer Alibaba.
Australia's much-coveted AAA credit rating has been in the spotlight this week after a local media report that S&P could review the rating.
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Investors need to catch up with China's new economy, especially with the many positive developments taking place, says Yang Liu, chairman and CIO at Atlantis Investment Management.
Including Chinese ADRs in the MSCI China Index takes its tech weighting from zero to 20 percent, which is a significant move, says Tobias Bland, CEO of Enhanced Investment Products.
Jeffrey Kleintop, chief global investment strategist at Charles Schwab, says Japanese earnings will improve because of pro-growth initiatives, among other factors.