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The Chinese economy is not heading for a hard landing and will instead create opportunities for the world, says Chinese Premier Li Keqiang.
Confidence in India is returning and that heralds good things for the economy, the country's tech industry leaders told CNBC.
Most Singaporeans feel home prices are still too expensive but are ready to enter the market when the price is right, according to a new survey.
Malaysia revised its economic targets this week, but analysts warn the new forecasts may be too naïve as the world braces for an extended oil rout.
Chinese fiscal revenue growth will hit its weakest level in over three decades this year, Deutsche Bank warned, which may hurt the slowing economy.
BHP Billiton said it would cut its spending on shale drilling as it looks to meet its promise not to reduce dividends amid commodity price crashes.
Times are tough for Australia's junior miners as plunging iron ore prices squeeze them out of the market, but oil's decline may provide respite.
Samsung's Tizen smartphone got a frosty welcome in India, facing criticism of its low-resolution cameras and dearth of software applications.
The Swiss franc's appreciation may dent Asian sales for Swiss luxury watchmakers, analysts say, exacerbating fallout from China's anti-corruption drive.
The Islamic State armed group issued a video online on Tuesday purporting to show two Japanese hostages.
Microsoft's Outlook email service in China was hacked by the country's censorship authority, an internet watchdog has claimed.
With China's economic growth at a 24-year low, Nariman Behravesh, chief economist at IHS, says Chinese policymakers are caught "in a balancing act" between low growth and reform.
China share markets have stabilized nicely after Monday's plunge, but it's not time to bargain hunt yet, analysts said.
China's economy grew at its slowest pace in 24 years in 2014, official data showed on Tuesday, undershooting the government's target for the first time since 1998.
Samsung Electronics is considering a stock split, a company executive said, as sliding profits put pressure on the firm to keep investors happy.
Investors may should soon be able to directly trade stocks in Shenzhen, but the high valuations and extreme volatility may limit early inflows.
In a rarity for Chinese leaders, Premier Li Keqiang will attend the WEF's annual meeting in Davos, joining 40 other heads of state and government.
Cheaper oil prices may slow inflation, and force the Bank of Japan to miss their 2 percent target, but opinions are divided over their next step.
Tensions between the U.S. and North Korea may be high after the hack attack on Sony Pictures late last year, but the upcoming 28th Pyongyang marathon in April is expected to attract more westerners than ever.
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Kent Wakeford, COO of Kabam, says the "Marvel: Contest of Champions" is the company's fastest-growing mobile game, topping $100 million in revenue in nearly 7 months.
Speaking to CNBC at the Rise Conference, Jenny Lee, managing partner at GGV Capital, says decentralization, otherwise known as the sharing economy, is a key disruptive technology trend.
Nicola Sturgeon, First Minister of Scotland, says no politician can impose a referendum on the country as the issue of independence should be decided by the Scottish people.