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Selfie wars are heating up, as LG has unveils a range of mid-tier smartphones designed with "high quality selfies in mind."
Honda Motor, in an unexpected move, said that CEO Takanobu Ito would step down in late June, making way for Managing Officer Takahiro Hachigo.
Singapore unveiled a budget on Monday that contains higher retirement benefits, larger infrastructure spending and corporate tax rebates.
Japan Inc sees no need for an aggressive pursuit of a 2 percent inflation goal or additional monetary easing, a Reuters poll showed.
Hong Kong's protests may be over but a new form of radical activism has turned shopping malls and university campuses into a fresh battleground.
Japanese consumers are increasingly worried about runway inflation, warns a Credit Suisse report.
Japan's perennially low yields will keep the country's conservative bond investors lusting after Australia's safe and stable bonds, analysts said.
Corporate Japan is reaching beyond its shores to attract new talent, offering lucrative training programs to recruit employees.
The Shanghai-Hong Kong stock connect's lukewarm reception may heat up, with the Hong Kong market saying it plans to allow short-selling from March 2.
Modi is looking to reverse India's effective ban on genetically modified food crop trials in a bid to boost the country's dismal farm productivity.
Former prime minister of Singapore, Lee Kuan Yew, has been hospitalized for severe pneumonia for the past two weeks but his condition has since stabilized, according to a statement from the government Saturday.
MGM Chairman and CEO Jim Murren says the volatility in China's gaming sector isn't going away soon, but the company can manage.
As fashion fanatics worldwide make notes on this season’s hottest looks, North Korea's leader Kim Jong-un, gets in the spirit with a new hairdo.
Long-forgotten flip phones, a fad more than a decade ago, are making a curious comeback in Japan, a country known for its cutting-edge technology.
Thailand's interim parliament has passed a law banning foreigners from seeking surrogacy services to end a "rent-a-womb" fertility-tourism industry.
Samsung's acquisition of LoopPay may see it dominate the mobile payment space, experts say, upping the rivalry with long-standing competitor Apple.
Shunto, the "spring offensive" by Japan's trade unions, is making a comeback on behalf of Japanese workers asking for a pay raise, the FT reports.
A powerful cyclone hits northeast Australia, causing massive damage and causing flash flooding, while a second storm made landfall to the west.
Finland's Rovio will start tailoring its Angry Birds mobile games to the Chinese market as it aims to step up business in the world's most populous country.
India's RBI is getting tougher on the country's banks to ensure they push through rate cuts, stopping them from making a "mockery" of its operations.
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Despite the slowdown in China, a projection of 7 percent growth still offers massive opportunities for countries keen to do trade with China, says Nicola Sturgeon, First Minister of Scotland.
Matthew Phan, analyst, Asia-Pacific Banks at Creditsights, explains why the boost in net interest margin securities (NIMS) among Singapore banks will be sustainable.
Annalisa Jeffries, associate editorial director, Asia Metals at Platts, says sentiment for iron ore prices remains bearish, with analysts expecting a fall to $40 a tonne this year.