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Activity in China's service sector strengthened in March, but employment fell for the first time in over 2.5 years, a survey showed.
'Western imperial arrogance' rather than government regulation is the reason technology firms fail in China, a Silicon Valley expert says.
Alipay, the payment app run by Alibaba's affiliate Ant Financial, is launching in Europe to allow Chinese tourists to pay for things abroad.
Global risk markets may have a reprieve from China-related shocks now that the Fed is clearly focusing on overseas headwinds.
India's central bank cut its repo rate by 25 basis points to 6.50 percent at a policy review on Tuesday, making a widely expected first reduction.
Australia's property prices appear set to come off the boil after a long run up, with analysts pointing to signs the market is turning.
Australia's central bank left its cash rate unchanged at a record low of 2 percent amid signs the economy is steadily shaking off a mining downturn.
A third of India's 500 largest listed non-financial companies failed to earn enough to make interest payments in fiscal 2015, a study found.
Singapore has a solution for bridging the divide between the elderly and its digital-savvy youth: Intergenerational tech bootcamps.
U.K. Business Secretary Sajid Javid is to head to India on Tuesday to meet Tata chairman Cyrus Mistry, the Financial Times reports.
Western Union has launched a new business-to-business platform to help companies connect with and pay each other.
The winner of one of Asia's top film awards is controversial low-budget movie that depicts Hong Kong under stricter Chinese control
Global market spillovers from China's economic shocks will only increase as the country's financial influence grows, the IMF warned.
A huge leak of internal documents from a Panama law firm is set to cause upheaval on offshore hubs and shake up political governance.
With this season's fires already blazing, the Peatlands Restoration Agency has barely got off the ground and has a huge task ahead of it.
The financial structure of Malaysian state investment vehicle 1MDB was unsustainable from the very start, according to a top government minister.
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U.K. GDP figures benefited from the global financial rebound and higher tourism expenditure, says Mitsubishi UFJ Securities International's Brendan Brown.
Saudi Arabia is committed to bringing OPEC together but a 4 percent output cut seems unrealistic, says Credit Suisse's David Hewitt.
Rob Enderle, principal analyst at Enderle Group, talks about how Alphabet's revenues are still largely from search.