Goldman Sachs slashed its China's growth forecast over the next three years amid broadening pessimism over the health of the country's economy.» Read More
Masao Yoshida, a nuclear engineer who took charge of the Fukushima Daiichi power plant two years ago as multiple reactors spiraled out of control after a tsunami, died on Tuesday. The New York Times reports.
Copper has taken a beating in recent months, along with gold and other commodities. Now, analysts warn there is more pain ahead for the red metal.
Despite growing concerns that Australia is headed for a major downturn, economists say the "R" word doesn't mean recession, but rather a rebalancing of the economy that it needs.
Budget airline Air Asia X became the latest Asian firm to brave volatile market conditions to make its debut, even as many others have delayed listings or given up plans of capital raising altogether.
As weak economic data fan concerns about the outlook for the world's second biggest economy, just how much of a slowdown in growth is Beijing willing to tolerate?
China's dismal trade numbers for June far underperformed expectations, with exports and imports contracting last month against forecasts for a better performance compared to May.
Before his formal assumption of China's presidency, many hoped Xi would take steps to move China forward in areas on human rights and political reforms. The Global Post reports.
With IBM sued for wrongly termination, PM Abe is now faced with the issue of whether to make it easier for companies operating in Japan to fire workers.
Recent calm in the Japanese equity and bond markets means the Bank of Japan is unlikely to make significant changes at its two-day meeting starting Wednesday, analysts say.
As the investigation of the SF airline crash shifts to what happened inside the cockpit, a question is emerging: What role did Korean culture play?
A slowdown in China and a pullback in liquidity from the U.S. will negatively impact growth in Asia as the region tries to cope without the boost provided by these two.
China's battered stock market has taken another tumble this week – a sign perhaps that the country's investors are bracing for a faster-than-anticipated slowdown in the world's second largest economy.
The deflationary spiral in China's producer prices that has plagued factories for 16 consecutive months highlights its weakening growth momentum.
This could be "a make or break week" for the Australian dollar with three major factors - the FOMC minutes, Chinese and Australian economic data - set to determine its fate.
The trappings of wealth have been increasingly visible in Singapore as the number of sports cars roaring down its streets has increased. The Financial Times reports.
The dearth of bank credit available to China's millions of small to mid-sized companies is expected to tighten as authorities seek to rebalance the world's second-biggest economy.
China's air pollution has cut life expectancy by an average of 5.5 years and caused higher rates of lung cancer, heart attacks and strokes. The Financial Times reports.
Markets are not fully factoring in what weakness in China's economy means for the rest of the globe, analysts say.
Despite signs of a slowdown in China's economy, General Motors posted record first-half sales there. The company's sales in China now exceed the total number of vehicles it sells in the U.S.
Analysts flagged China’s slowdown as a key risk to second quarter earnings season in Europe, as markets await numbers from U.S. bellweather Alcoa.
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While India's new GDP methodology remains confusing, Vishnu Varathan, senior economist at Mizuho Bank, explains why GDP has still eased from the first three months of the year.
Robert Rennie, global head of FX strategy at Westpac, outlines his expectations for the U.S. dollar during the Federal Reserve's monetary policy tightening process.
Prime Minister Najib Razak is painting the mass protest rally over the weekend as one that doesn't serve the interests of ethnic Malays, says Giulia Zino, senior analyst at Control Risks.