China has expanded its debt-for-bond swap programme for local governments to 3.2 trillion yuan ($499.7 billion) from 2 trillion yuan.» Read More
Goldman Sachs economists wanted to bring their global clients up to speed on the risks in China's credit boom.
India's economic growth slowdown will not last long as the government moves to make foreign investment easier, the country's prime minister said on Thursday.
The U.S. Federal Reserve tapering fears spurred an en masse stampede of funds from many regional markets and currencies. But as the dust begins to settle, some managers are calling attractive re-entry points.
The boom in emerging markets is over, according to Arnab Das, managing director of market research and strategy at Roubini Global Economics.
Taiwanese smartphone maker HTC has launched a $1 billion global ad campaign with a commercial featuring U.S. film star Robert Downey Jr., in the hope of turning around its fortunes.
Weekly purchases of foreign bonds by Japanese investors surged to a three-year high last week, as low domestic rates encouraged local institutions to search for higher returns overseas.
India saw inflation rate climb to 5.79 percent in July, its fastest pace in five months and above the 5 percent economists had expected.
The executive of Fonterra's milk business has resigned in the wake of a food safety scare that has threatened to damage the reputation of the world's largest dairy exporter.
The stars may finally be aligning for a long-awaited deal between Apple and China Mobile that could help the iPhone maker claw back lost ground in its most important growth markets.
Eighteen Indian sailors were trapped and some were killed after an explosion and fire on a diesel-powered submarine berthed at a base in Mumbai on Wednesday.
Just as China’s economy is beginning to show some signs of a pickup, allaying fears of a hard landing scenario, economists are already warning that the upturn may be short-lived.
Newspaper executives in the US or Europe can only fantasize about the problems confronting their Indian peers: how to source the extra newsprint for rising circulations.
The operator of Japan's crippled Fukushima nuclear plant is preparing to remove 400 tons of highly irradiated spent fuel from a damaged reactor building.
Emerging markets have opened up to investment and should have a raft of enactments of new investment-friendly legislation. Yet in the past decade, momentum has slowed.
The fall in the rupee has been grabbing market attention, but the focus could soon shift to the Indonesian rupiah, which could suffer the same fate as the embattled Indian currency.
India raised import taxes on gold and silver but concerns about the slowing economy and fears of more capital outflows kept up pressure on the ailing rupee.
China has overtaken Japan in visitor numbers to South Korea for the first time on record in the first half of this year, ending Japanese dominance of the market, says Nomura.
Australia is the world's most expensive destination for foreign students, but thanks to a weakening currency, the popular venue is set to become more affordable.
In a sign of its growing strength in China, Ford said that demand there for the Focus helped make the model the world's top-selling car in the first quarter.
A Chinese automotive association is collecting data on the price of all foreign cars sold in the country for a government agency that has fined companies for price-fixing in sectors ranging from milk powder to jewelry.
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Geoff Lloyd, CEO and MD of Perpetual, says the full-year results indicate "year-on-year continued progress" and discusses how the financial services group coped with the rise in volatility over the past 12 months.
Jake Klein, executive chairman at Evolution Mining, says Australia's gold producers are benefiting from reduced cost pressures, thanks to a decline in the value of the Aussie dollar.
While a slowdown in China could hurt oil demand, the issue of a supply glut remains the main factor weighing down prices, says Aiden Bradley, executive director at Commonwealth Bank.