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Samsung's profit slumped 39% in the first quarter, fueling doubts over whether the tech giant will be able to turn around its smartphone business.
An Indonesian firing squad executed eight drug convicts, prompting Australia to recall its envoy and drawing an angry reaction from Brazil.
As Prime Minister Abe embarks on a historic trip to the United States, hopes are high for a deal on the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP).
Japan's already less-than-sterling credit rating took a hit from Fitch's downgrade, but its bonds and currency are set to stay impervious to the blow.
Greater China became Apple's second largest market in the March quarter, and analysts say it won't be long before it becomes the company's top market.
Japan's March retail sales plunged 9.7 percent on-year, well below expectations, after last year's sales were front-loaded ahead of a sales-tax hike.
Japan’s earnings season is swinging into full gear, and the strong performance by major companies is expected to continue into the next year.
Barely a year after U.K. drinks giant Diageo won a majority stake in India's United Spirits, a boardroom battle is giving the company a sore head.
Alibaba has partnered with China Telecom to sell budget smartphones in rural areas, in a bid to boost its reach in untapped areas.
Fitch Ratings downgraded Japan's credit rating by one notch, the agency said on Monday.
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China shares have surged this year, but with active fund managers still underexposed to the market, the rally isn't over, Goldman Sachs said.
The economic costs of Nepal's devastating earthquake could exceed $5 billion, equivalent to 20 percent of the impoverished nation's GDP.
Last week, about 50 earthquake and social scientists came to Kathmandu, to figure out how to better prepare the overdeveloped area for disasters.
They searched by hand, brick by brick, convinced that they had found another body under the rubble around Kathmandu's most famous temple complex. NBC News reports.
DBS Group, on Monday posted a 10 percent jump in core first-quarter net profit, above analysts' estimates.
Malaysian police have arrested 12 people linked to the militant group Islamic State and seized explosives, foiling a plan to attack the capital city.
India's strong rupee has caused the country's worst export performance since 2009, an early setback to Prime Minister Modi's 'Make in India' campaign.
Hundreds of Nepalis were fleeing the capital for the plains, terror-stricken by two days of powerful aftershocks following a massive earthquake.
The spotlight in Asia falls on Japan, where a raft of data releases and a central bank decision could provide clarity on the economy's direction.
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