China has struggled to shore up the yuan amid hefty capital outflows. Reserves data over the weekend may offer a glimpse of the challenge's severity.» Read More
North Korea said it would put two U.S. tourists on trial for committing crimes against the state, dimming hopes that they would soon be released.
China shares have long been considered cheap for good reason, suffering a long downtrend, but some say now is the time to turn outright bullish.
India's prime minister has set in motion the first major revamp of the country's archaic labor laws to revive the economy and create jobs.
For Japan, a tax cut at the center of PM Shinzo Abe's latest growth strategy will end up giving with one hand - and taking back with the other.
Chinese manufacturing data could disappoint this week amid weakness in the economy and that may just be the beginning, analysts told CNBC.
Australian economic data and reports of Chinese factory activity will likely influence the mood in Asian markets this week.
Japan's industrial output rose 0.5 percent on month in May, below expectations in a Reuters poll for a 0.9 percent rise but up from April's 2.5 percent decline.
Tencent Holdings, founder of the messaging app WeChat, will buy a 20 percent stake in online classifieds company 58.com for $736 million.
Japanese housewives, who typically control the family purse strings, are doling out more money to their working husbands amid rising prices.
Few outside China likely know about this device maker, but some analysts call the company a threat to dominant players like Apple and Samsung.
Indonesia's next leader has to be open to foreign investment to achieve job creation and poverty reduction, said Finance Minister Chatib Basri.
A fraud at China's third-largest port has forced banks and trading houses to consider new controls in China's massive commodity financing business.
Passengers and crew of the missing MH370 likely died from suffocation and coasted lifelessly into the ocean on autopilot, Australian officials said.
Power has been fully restored at the Sydney Airport after an outage early Friday delayed flights for thousands of travelers at the country's largest airport.
Despite a plethora of headwinds, Australia shares may be poised for a rally, as analysts expect more companies to pursue acquisitions.
Singapore, an Asian hub for banking and finance, is ramping up its bid to become a center for gold trading that may one day rival London.
Japan's core consumer prices rose 3.4 percent in May from a year earlier, data on Friday showed, rising at their fastest pace since April 1982.
The search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 will shift south along a narrow arc identified as the most likely resting place of the plane.
China's Alibaba plans to list its shares on the New York Stock Exchange, under the ticker symbol "BABA," dealing a blow to rival Nasdaq.
Singaporean companies went on a record-setting M&A spree in the first half, with deal volume surging to $40 billion, according to Dealogic.
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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).