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Property prices in the Philippines have surged over the past few years, but it isn't clear puffed up valuations stack up to a bubble.
With U.S.-Russia relations in shambles and increasing friction among euro zone members, brace for an even shakier year in geopolitics in 2015.
A single Bluefin tuna has sold for $37,500 in the first fish auction of the year this weekend in Toyko, Japan, according to media reports.
Transportation ministry announces harsh measures against everyone who allowed AirAsia Flight 8501 to take off without proper permits.
China's Xiaomi rung in the New Year with a triple-digit percent revenue increase, but investors shouldn't pop champagne corks yet, analysts say.
China's $26B trainmaker merger made Bank of America Merrill Lynch first in Asia's 2014 dealmaking rankings, showing the importance of SoEs for banks.
Narendra Modi has moved to address worries about his economic reform agenda with a pledge to shake-up India's banking sector. The Financial Times reports.
China is investigating the Communist Party chief of Nanjing as the country's corruption crackdown drags in a growing number of top officials.
Bad weather forced divers trying to identify sunken wreckage to abort their mission and officials said they had not yet picked up any 'ping' signals.
Attention in Asian markets will likely remain on fluctuating oil prices and a raft of regional economic data.
A consumption tax hike may have tipped Japan into recession in 2014, but some luxury brands are immune to the doom.
India is set to kick off the year as the favorite among emerging markets thanks to positive economic developments and major reforms.
North Korea on Sunday slammed fresh U.S. sanctions against it, calling them hostile and repressive policies by Washington.
Ships searching for the wreck of an AirAsia passenger jet that crashed with 162 people on board have pinpointed two "big objects" on the sea floor.
North Korea has never before demonstrated any advanced hacking capabilities, says Scott Borg of the U.S. Cyber Consequences Unit.
"Tolkien-mania" tourism is boosting New Zealand's economy and helping to offset a price slump of its biggest export, milk. The Financial Times reports.
An organic food craze is emerging among Chinese urbanites as safety woes spur the younger generation toward alternative ways to buy produce and meat.
Macau's gambling revenue fell for the first time since casinos were liberalized in 2001, as Beijing's anti-graft campaign spooks wealthy players.
Property developer Kaisa had failed to repay a HK$400 million loan and may default on more debt, amid a downturn in the real estate sector.
Search teams have been hunting for the wreck of an Indonesia AirAsia passenger jet but bad weather is again hindering the search.
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Despite the slowdown in China, a projection of 7 percent growth still offers massive opportunities for countries keen to do trade with China, says Nicola Sturgeon, First Minister of Scotland.
Matthew Phan, analyst, Asia-Pacific Banks at Creditsights, explains why the boost in net interest margin securities (NIMS) among Singapore banks will be sustainable.
Annalisa Jeffries, associate editorial director, Asia Metals at Platts, says sentiment for iron ore prices remains bearish, with analysts expecting a fall to $40 a tonne this year.