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Japan's monthly streak of trade deficits hit a two-year mark in June, as exports continued to stay weak while imports remained high.
Standard Chartered has called a halt to its grand expansion as it seeks to conserve capital amid the worst drop in profits for more than 12 years.
India stocks have sped ahead, rallying more than 23 percent so far this year, but Goldman Sachs sees a potential speed bump from looming share sales.
Alibaba's foray into online financial services was expected to disrupt China's bank sector, but now some believe it's no longer particularly radical.
Despite dire predictions that China faced a slew of defaults, few mainland borrowers have welshed amid various stripes of government intervention.
A TransAsia Airways plane crashed on its second attempt at landing during a thunderstorm, killing 47 people and setting buildings on fire.
Hopes are high for Indonesia's Joko Widodo, and he now faces the task of implementing reforms while appeasing coalition partners.
The latest food scandal in China is spreading fast, dragging in U.S. coffee chain Starbucks, Burger King, as well as McDonald's products from Japan.
India's Supreme Court has allowed detained tycoon Subrata Roy to leave prison for a few hours a day to negotiate sales of trophy hotel properties.
The losing candidate in Indonesia's presidential election, ex-general Prabowo Subianto, will challenge the result in the Constitutional Court.
China shares may be seeing a flood of bullish calls after years of underperformance, but some analysts remain solidly pessimistic on the market.
Australian consumer prices rose modestly but a high reading for a gauge of underlying inflation was enough to dent market speculation of rate cuts.
In the good old days, a job posting to Asia's financial hubs commonly included a lavish benefit package but those days are gone.
Malaysia Airlines' crashes are worrying insurers — their policy is missing a clause that limits insurers' payments for search-and-rescue costs.
At first glance, it may seem easy to dismiss Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi as a viable competitor to Apple. But that won't be for long.
The main party backing Joko "Jokowi" Widodo claimed victory in Indonesia's presidential election on Tuesday..
China manufacturers may have a worrying track record with product safety, but a U.S. meat plant is now at the center of the latest food scandal.
While the West ramps up pressure on Russia over the downing of a Malaysia Airlines jetliner, Moscow is finding some support from the East.
In South Korea, where long hours and overtime are the norm, city officials are now being encouraged to take an afternoon 'siesta.'
The political connections of investors raise questions about Alibaba as it prepares to go public in the U.S. The New York Times reports.
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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).