China held a military parade that was nothing less than extravagant, in commemoration of the 70th anniversary of the end of World War 2.» Read More
Japanese government bonds (JGBs), long shunned by many investors due to their meager yields, have attracted increasing buying interest from Europe.
The Bank of Japan (BOJ) kept its massive monetary policy stimulus intact on Tuesday, as widely expected, but analysts are still calling for further action in the coming months on the back of a tumble in the consumer inflation rate.
Australia's central bank has left the door wide open for another cut in interest rates but felt a pause this month was prudent.
A surprise rate cut in February triggered market volatility, and Indonesia’s central bank is likely to spare investors another shock this month.
China has placed Liao Yongyuan, a general manager of state-owned China National Petroleum Corporation (CNPC), under investigation for graft.
In the Philippines, inflows from outsourcing contracts and millions of citizens working overseas lift incomes yet also have made the peso appreciate.
Samsung has hinted at further enterprise partnerships with BlackBerry as it looks to strengthen its business appeal.
Amazon and Microsoft are "friends" not rivals of Alibaba in the cloud computing space, a top exec at the Chinese e-commerce giant told CNBC.
Indonesia’s economic positives should have made it an investment magnet, but a slew of obstacles make the country a tough sell for foreigners.
The first reports from Vanuatu on Monday painted a picture of utter destruction after a monster cyclone tore through the Pacific island nation.
The BOJ is set to maintain its massive stimulus program and signal its conviction that a economic recovery will help achieve its price target.
Chinese companies are optimistic on business activity, a new survey showed, even as data indicate a slowdown in the world's second-largest economy.
China's trust firms are shifting more cash into frothy capital markets and over-the-counter (OTC) instruments instead of loans.
China has a lot of room to maneuver its policy and boost its economy having avoided using strong, short-term stimulus in recent years, Premier Li said.
In the week ahead, markets may face more volatility with a string of central bank actions on tap.
Hong Kong's demographic challenge may start as early as this year, which could set the stage for protracted low economic growth.
Central banks may be spreading deflation with monetary easing and weakening their currencies, but the biggest threat may be a China devaluation.
Singapore's REITs have long defied predictions they would stumble amid forecasts of rising rates, but analysts say the day of reckoning may soon come.
Lotte Group's Shin Kyuk-ho is making his mark with Seoul's tallest tower, amidst the crumble of public faith in corporate giants over safety fears and mistrust.
Slowing global growth and low commodity prices may force Asia's central banks to cut rates to boost domestic demand and lift inflation, analysts say.
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Olivier D'assier, APAC Managing Director at AXIOMA, outlines the factors which sparked the meltdown in global financial markets.
While the long-term prospect for oil looks promising, the near-term outlook remains cloudy due to factors such as a looming Fed rate hike, says David Lennox, resources analyst at Fat Prophets.
Jonathan Fenby, director of China Research at Trusted Sources, says the parade of military firepower in China on Thursday is "mainly for domestic consumption."