As Singapore celebrates its 50th year of independence, questions are percolating about its future.» Read More
China's flagging economy is making it harder for Beijing to fix its pension system for 166 million of the country's migrant workers.
Tony Abbott is facing growing pressure amid swirling speculation that a backbench revolt could unseat him as Australia's prime minister.
Subrata Roy needs to post $1.6 billion in bail, to help raise the money, Sahara is in talks to refinance its overseas hotels.
The reported appointment of well-known monetary reflationist Yasushi Harada to the Bank of Japan (BOJ) board has ignited fresh speculation of more easing.
Japanese banks are being helped by stimulus efforts, but analysts warn that weak demand and stiff competition drive mortgage rates to record lows.
Indian smartphone maker Micromax has taken Samsung's crown as the top vendor in India, just months after it suffered a similar blow in China.
China's central bank delivered yet more stimulus measures to its economy on Wednesday.
The World Bank has launched an investigation into its handling of a $1 billion loan from China, the Financial Times reports.
A TransAsia commercial flight crashed into a river in Taipei shortly after takeoff. There were 58 passengers and crew aboard.
AA TransAsia Airways flight with 58 on board, including five crew members, crash landed in a river in Taipei on Wednesday.
Alibaba is testing drones to deliver ginger tea ordered from its Taobao e-commerce website, in an effort to compete with U.S. rival Amazon.
Alibaba's Jack Ma has been knocked off his perch as China's richest man by "new energy king" Li Hejun, according to the Hurun's 2015 Global Rich List.
China's anti-corruption campaign is spreading to the country's financial sector following the arrest of two senior bank officials in recent days.
Sony said its net loss for 2014 was likely to be less as cost cuts and higher-than-expected sales helped lift its Q3 profit.
Toyota Motor lifted its operating profit guidance by 8 percent as a weaker yen increases the value of sales overseas and makes up for Japan's slump.
Spring Airlines Co shares rockets just as new arrivals herald the beginnings of a price war that could eat into already-low profit margins.
Indian PM Modi is facing his first state election defeat, hurting the possibility of power consolidation needed to speed up an economic recovery.
Nearly two years into its BOJ's stimulus experiment, it further qualifies its inflation goals in response to tumbling oil prices.
The failure of a state investor fund to repay its debts may trigger a ratings downgrade for Malaysia, dealing a blow to a country hit by cheap oil.
Chinese tourists will be the biggest driver of luxury sales growth in the coming years, predicts a new HSBC report.
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Tim Edwards, director at S&P Dow Jones Indices, explains how factors such as macroeconomics and quantitative easing are impacting the outlook of European banks.
With the cash rate sitting at a record low of 2 percent, the Reserve Bank of Australia needs "solid evidence" for further easing, says Sean Fenton, director & portfolio manager at Tribeca Investment Partners.
Dale Rogers, executive chairman of Phoenix Gold, says margins among Australia's gold miners remain robust due to decreasing costs on the back of a weaker Australian dollar.