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Japan's banks will likely bear the brunt of the Bank of Japan's negative interest rates move, but analysts are divided on how badly they'll be hit.
Yields on Japan's benchmark 10-year government bond fell below zero for the first time, as investors clamored for safe-haven assets.
Washington is urging Beijing to put even more pressure on Pyongyang after its recent rocket launch, a senior U.S. official said.
A woman was pulled alive from a collapsed building and a man has been found trapped inside, more than 48 hours after an earthquake struck Tainan.
India, the world's third largest economy, said it expanded by 7.3 percent in the last quarter vs. 6.8 percent for China.
Policymakers at the Bank of Japan tussled over the decision to adopt negative interest rates, according to the summary released Monday.
A North Korean patrol boat crossed into South Korean waters and retreated after the South Korean navy fired warning shots, an official said.
Japan's storied trading houses face billions of dollars in impairments from an emerging markets downturn and the commodities rout.
As Asia kicks off a new lunar year on Monday, we used Kensho to look for the best Chinese New Year trades over the past decade.
China's foreign reserves fell for a third straight month in January, as the central bank dumped dollars to defend the yuan and prevent an increase in capital outflows.
Worried that a shortage of male teachers is feminizing boys, Chinese educators are reinforcing traditional gender roles and values, the NYT reports.
The president of Sinochem Group, China's energy and chemicals conglomerates, is under investigation for discipline violations, authorities said.
The global economy seems trapped in a "death spiral" that could lead to further weakness in oil prices, recession and a serious equity bear market, Citi has warned.
Alibaba has denied that its security system was to blame for an incident that saw hackers attempt to access over 20 million accounts on Taobao.
Just days before the Bank of Japan stunned financial markets, members of the central bank's own policy board had also been taken by surprise.
The surge in emerging market lending has come to a halt and may now give way to financial market turmoil and a global economic downturn, BIS warns. The FT reports.
Christine Lagarde said China's slowdown would pressure oil and commodity exporters around the globe, increasing demands for IMF aid.
The brother of a disgraced Communist official is believed to be the most valuable Chinese defector to the US, the Financial Times reports.
China will not approve any new coal production capacity over the next three years, said China's cabinet on Friday.
A Japanese volcano about 50 km (30 miles) from a nuclear plant erupted on Friday, Japan's Meteorological Agency said.
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