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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.
The Indian rupee has been plunging for more than a month, spreading fear of a crisis. The key issue now is whether Indian equities will see major outflows as well, analysts say.
South Korean tech giant Samsung holds on to the title of Asia's top brand out of 1,000 competitors for a second year in a row, beating key rivals such as Apple.
June inflation and trade numbers data out on Tuesday and Wednesday, respectively, are expected to confirm China's sluggish momentum.
A man dubbed the "Godfather of Heroin" and slapped with sanctions for allegedly helping prop up Myanmar's brutal former military junta through illegal business dealings died.
Emerging market equities have taken quite a beating in the last few months, but Citi says investors are too bearish on the asset class and they're predicting a big turnaround.
A coroner's inquiry in the city-state concluded on Monday that American engineer Shane Todd had committed suicide, a verdict at odds with his family's belief that he was murdered.
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Oil's rally last week was the result of speculative trade, not fundamentals, says Daniel Morgan, global commodities analyst at UBS.
Michael Every, head of financial markets research for Asia Pacific at Rabobank, explains why neither reports are good indicators of the economy.
Beijing will continue restoring confidence through supportive policy measures and a witch hunt for market "manipulators," says Vasu Menon, VP of group wealth management at OCBC.