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Japan's big trading houses, stung by writedowns, plan to step up asset sales and cut investment spending by up to $10 billion over the next three years.
New fashion labels from Asia are rapidly emerging on the global stage as governments in the region bet on creative industries as new growth drivers.
Japan is willing to spend millions and millions to let the world know how cool it is, but the official stamp of approval can have its own pitfalls.
Australian authorities are threatening to put down two dogs belonging to Johnny Depp unless the actor returns them to the U.S.
Japan's loss-making Sharp said it had secured a $1.7 billion bailout from banks, its second major rescue in three years.
Cities in the Asia Pacific are currently experiencing the strongest growth in luxury residential prices globally, but experts say the results pale in comparison with recent years.
China has removed the last hurdles on a massive local government debt swap that should jump start the growth of a municipal bond market.
John Kerry will leave China "in absolutely no doubt" about US's commitment to ensuring freedom of navigation and flight in the South China Sea.
The maiden flight of China's homegrown commercial jet, the Comac C919, is behind schedule and delivery may be delayed as much as two years, sources said.
Indian PM Narendra Modi is expected to bang the drum for his "Make in India" campaign during his China visit, but will firms from the "world's factory floor" bite?
The rupee is no longer the darling of emerging market currencies as policy disputes, oil's rebound and the central bank threaten to reverse gains.
Asian countries topped the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)'s ranking of school performance in 76 countries.
Samsung's upcoming smartwatch will have a round face surrounded by a rotating bezel, images released in the developers kit showed.
North Korea defense minister has been executed, Seoul's intelligence agency has claimed, the Financial Times reports.
Hundreds of troops are searching for a missing U.S. Marine helicopter in Nepal. CNBC's Kate Rogers reports.
A "protracted period of slower growth" in the global economy is the most important short-term risk to Singapore's trade-oriented economy.
Beijing wants to limit debt servicing costs for municipalities by obliging banks to switch out loans in return for municipal bonds.
Toyota it would recall just under 5 million Corolla, Vitz and other models worldwide to replace potentially faulty Takata airbag inflators.
Nissan Motor forecast a 14.5 percent rise in annual operating profit on Wednesday, after robust growth in the past financial year thanks to a weaker yen and strong sales growth in North America.
Japan's largest automakers issued new recalls associated with Takata airbags.
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Karakoram Highway which links China to Pakistan, is one of the most elevated international roads in the world and is set to undergo an infrastructure upgrade costing around $46 billion.
CNBC's Eunice Yoon reports from China's ancient and westernmost city Kashgar, which will be a linchpin along the revived trade route under China's 'One Belt, One Road' initiative.
Bernard Ching, head of Malaysia Research at Alliance DBS, says the relief rally in the Malaysian market is driven by factors such as foreign investors, commodities and the Malaysian ringgit.