Chinese stocks posted their worst weekly performance since August on Friday, with major indices tumbling in excess of 5 percent.» Read More
With the new year in sight, a number of themes are set to grip Asia in 2014 including housing prices, the Chinese stock market and social unrest.
A small change to Japan's tight immigration rules to let more household helpers into the country has made no apparent progress.
Emerging Asian markets may sell off once tapering begins, but with declining risks and better pricing, it may be a chance to buy, analysts said.
India's November exports rose 5.86 percent from a year earlier, while imports fell 16.37 percent, the country's trade ministry said on Wednesday.
General Motors said it would end vehicle and engine manufacturing in Australia by the end of 2017, dealing a severe blow to the country's auto sector.
Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra said Tuesday she would not resign ahead of national elections set for February 2.
The British government is facing a $40 million tussle with the governor of Jakarta over plans to sell the site of former U.K. embassy. The FT reports.
Japan stocks, already up nearly 51 percent this year, may get another leg up after lawmakers last week submitted a long-awaited bill to legalize casinos.
The year end is shaping up to be anticlimactic for major chip foundry Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC), yet analysts remain bullish.
China on Tuesday began its annual Central Economic Work Conference (CEWC), where policymakers will set out the closely-watched 2014 growth target.
China's November retail sales rose 13.7 percent from a year earlier, above expectations for a 13.3 percent rise, while factory output rose a firm 10 percent, data on Tuesday showed.
Foreign banks in China have warned that they will suffer severe from new rules aimed at limiting lending by domestic banks. The FT reports.
China’s yuan hit a fresh record high on Tuesday and unprecedented demand has made it stand out as one of the world’s most attractive currencies.
Pop star Katy Perry will soon have a permanent home on Singapore's Sentosa Island in the city's new Madame Tussauds museum due to open in 2014.
Chinese hackers eavesdropped on the computers of five European foreign ministries before the G20 Summit, which was dominated by the Syrian crisis.
Macau casinos could win big in 2014, and this chart explains why.
As residents say the building boom is a throwback to Japan's troubled 1990s, they worry that, like previous attempts, this growth will not last.
Lang Lang says that winning competitions is seen as hugely important in China and this had proved detrimental for his early career.
Twenty seven people have been arrested following the worst case of civil unrest that Singapore has seen in over four decades, local press reported.
Indian stocks jumped on Monday amid euphoria over the opposition party's success in state elections, but experts say enthusiasm should be tempered.
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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.