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Australian miner Fortescue Metals Group said half-year net profit more than tripled to $1.7 billion, in line with market forecasts.
China overtook India as the world's top consumer of gold in 2013, according to the World Gold Council, in a year that saw overall demand slump.
American viewers aren't the only ones binging on "House of Cards." Chinese viewers have also been watching thanks to Nasdaq-listed firm Sohu.
As the Singapore government enters the second half of the electoral cycle, tackling the wealth gap will be a key thrust of its upcoming budget.
Thailand's beleaguered government faces trouble on two fronts: violent protests and corruption charges.
China's shadow-banking problems may have grabbed headlines, but its long-bubbling property sector still poses risks to the economy, analysts said.
China's Dongfeng Motor and PSA Peugeot Citroen will agree on Tuesday to a capital tie-up as part of a broader 3 billion euro fundraising.
China's central bank drained funds from the market on Tuesday after unexpectedly strong credit growth in January put downward pressure on rates.
China has widened a crackdown on prostitution, gambling and drug use to major provinces across the country, state-run news agencies said on Monday.
Growing signs that political limbo in Thailand is taking a toll on the economy is pressuring the Bank of Thailand (BOT) to pull the rate-cut trigger.
China has just settled one shadow-banking product's high-profile failure and another has emerged, with analysts expecting more potential defaults ahead.
The Bank of Japan (BOJ) kept monetary policy steady on Tuesday and maintained its upbeat assessment on the economy.
Skepticism abounds over whether Japan's long-promised economic reforms will ever materialize, but some analysts still expect the stock rally to continue.
South Korean media reported that the heavy snowfall was believed to have resulted in the collapse, but the cause was still being investigated.
A yuan settlement service by Australia’s stock exchange operator ASX and Bank of China marks another step in yuan’s development as a global currency.
Sources say Singapore state investor Temasek Holdings has approached SingTel to buy its $3.1 billion stake in Thai telecom company Shin Corp.
North Korean security chiefs and possibly even Supreme Leader Kim Jong-un himself should face international justice, U.N. investigators said.
Thailand slashed its economic growth forecast this year to 3.0 to 4.0 percent, following delays in investment projects and weak private consumption.
Japan's economy grew at a slower pace than expected at the end of 2013, stoking fears momentum has stalled, but some say the dip will prove fleeting.
BHP Billiton reported a 31 percent rise in first-half profit on Tuesday and signaled it would consider a dividend hike in August.
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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).