Samsung said its Q3 operating profit was likely up by 79.8% on-year, beating expectations.» Read More
The RBA's decision may come down to the wire at its policy meeting Tuesday, as economists eye a rate cut despite concerns over a strong currency and home prices.
The spotlight in the Asia-Pacific region this week falls on Australia, where a flurry of economic data are scheduled for release.
"Avengers: Age of Ultron" hauled in $255 million overseas ahead of its U.S. debut, but China's box office may be the biggest variable.
Fight was shown for free in gymnasiums and other public venues Sunday lunchtime local time.
A new report makes the case North Korea should be put back on a U.S. list of nations that sponsor terrorism, which would limit the regime's finances.
Crowdfunding campaigns for Nepal's survivors have proliferated in the days since disaster struck the nation.
Relief material for survivors being held up at the country's only international airport, the United Nations said on Saturday.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has snubbed his first overseas visit, fearing it would turn him into a "freak show," according to a Korean newspaper.
Australia won't lose its coveted triple-A rating, its Treasurer said, slapping down speculation the country might face its first downgrade in 26 years.
China's dysfunctional property market has spurred its citizens to buy properties in global cities promising better air, education and rule of law.
China's official PMI came in at 50.1 for April, a tad above expectations, but still indicating the world's second-largest economy is cooling down.
Japan's inflation ticked up in March in a small sign of progress in the Bank of Japan's two-year-long effort to kick start the long-moribund economy.
China's banks are taking over the world, or at least pushing their U.S. counterparts out of the leadership role, analyst Dick Bove says.
Don't forget to look beyond China and India for investing in Asian growth, according to pros at the Milken Institute Global Conference.
Sony said it expects operating profit to more than quadruple this fiscal year, boosted by strong sales of camera sensors and cost cuts.
Katy Perry made headlines in Taiwan after she draped herself in the country's flag while performing "Unconditionally" on Tuesday.
The Bank of Japan (BOJ) kept policy steady in an 8-1 vote Thursday, but cut its forecasts for economic growth and inflation in its outlook statement.
The New Zealand dollar could be on the verge of a sharp downturn, analysts are warning as the country's central bank flagged possible rate cuts.
Foreign supermarket and hypermarket chains are struggling to compete in China, moving to revamp store formats and sell online. The Financial Times reports.
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