Asian stocks closed sharply in the red, led by a heavy afternoon sell off in the Chinese market as the regulatory body went after brokerages.» Read More
Next week's federal budget in Australia is expected to be tough, yet analysts reckon the pain is unlikely to be as harsh as anticipated.
Geopolitical tensions in Asia have resurfaced, knocking Vietnam stocks down over 5 percent on Thursday.
Here's a timeline of recent developments highlighting friction in Asia over the South and East China Seas.
Japan's Toyota Motor forecast a 2.4 percent drop in net profit for the year to March 2015, below analyst estimates.
Malaysia's exports to China slipped in March, but trade ties won't face a long-term hit from the missing Malaysia Airlines flight, Malaysia's trade minister said.
Angry Chinese nationalists finally woke up on Wednesday to the fact that Japanese and American companies have owned over half of Alibaba for years.
South East Asian countries clinched the top four spots in an education index produced by UK-based education and publishing company Pearsons.
Alibaba has agreed to help Amazon.com rival ShopRunner sell to China and handle delivery within the country.
The sacking of Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra could lead to more political unrest, prompting some to review their Thai growth forecasts.
China's exports and imports rose in April from the year-ago period, government data showed on Thursday, defying expectations for a dip on both figures.
Japanese stocks seem to have lost their luster, but according to global research house Capital Economics the Nikkei is set for a dramatic turnaround.
National Australia Bank on Thursday highlighted rising pressure on margins as it posted an 8.5 percent rise in cash earnings.
Calling China's property market a popping bubble might make for catchy headlines, but it isn't clear analysts really expect a massive downturn.
Tensions rise as Vietnam said on Wednesday a Chinese vessel intentionally rammed two of its ships in a part of the disputed South China Sea.
Vietnam said on Wednesday a Chinese vessel intentionally rammed two of its ships in a part of the disputed South China Sea where Beijing has deployed a giant oil rig.
While Japanese carmakers have fallen behind in the race to win over Chinese consumers, they are shifting into high gear to regain lost market share.
The once dominant Nintendo has taken a backseat in the gaming world, but the company is hoping that new launches will help it get back in the game.
A Thai court found Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra guilty on Wednesday of violating the constitution and said she could no longer serve as caretaker premier, a decision likely to increase tensions in the bitterly divided nation.
The IPO could open the gates to other Chinese companies listing on US exchanges and ultimately, competing against US companies eye-to-eye.
China's plans to establish a shale industry to rival the U.S.'s could be a blow for some of the world's poorest gas exporters.
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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.