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Swiss agricultural chemicals giant Syngenta said it was to be acquired by ChemChina in a deal worth over $43 billion.
The rapidly spreading Zika virus has not only become an international public health threat, it has also foxed one India's largest automakers.
Markets are oversold but now is not the time to jump in, says Credit Suisse. In fact, the bank has advised clients to sell on rallies.
Japan is teetering on the brink of a negative yield on its benchmark 10-year bond, but analysts aren't necessarily worried.
Chinese authorities have arrested suspects linked to Ezubo and its parent company on charges of allegedly fleecing investors for more $7.6 billion.
A giant annual human migration is underway in China right now, and it's a bonanza for some but a painful process for others.
Improved inflow of new business was a key driver of the improvement, which underscores divergence with the sputtering manufacturing sector.
The banker brother of Prime Minister Najib Razak has intervened in the 1MDB wealth fund scandal, reports the Financial Times.
Short-sellers have Singapore stocks in their sights as the market struggles to find its footing as a smaller exchange hit hard by the commodity rout.
Bank of Japan policymakers agreed in December that the broad price trend was improving steadily, minutes of their rate review showed.
A State Department official said that North Korea's plan to launch a satellite argues for tougher U.N. sanctions.
The world's first fundraising for IPO of a company that "mines" bitcoins has raised $4.2 million — far off its target.
Phones made by Xiaomi – China's biggest smartphone maker – were briefly on sale in the U.S. this week, but with a couple of big catches.
ChemChina is nearing a deal to take over Syngenta for around $42 billion, two people familiar with the matter told Reuters.
China's central bank and banking regulator said they would adjust personal mortgage policy regulations for home buyers in some cities.
China's policymakers still have ammunition to counter the mainland's slowing economy, including supply-side reforms and subsidized housing, HSBC said.
India's central bank held rates as expected, opting to wait for the government's budget before deciding on whether to cut interest rates further.
Picking the right plays on India's massive emerging consumer class are key to returns, said Rana Gupta, managing director at Manulife Asset Management.
Hong Kong has retained its title as the world's freest economy, with Asia-Pacific countries dominating the top 5 and the US score slipping.
Singapore has seized a large number of bank accounts as part of an investigation into possible money-laundering linked to Malaysian fund 1MDB..
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Simon Warner, head of fixed income at AMP Capital, explains why contingent convertible (CoCo) bonds are very risky.
China's market is likely to follow the trend but to a lesser degree, says Daniel So, strategist at CMB International Securities.