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Toshiba has started the process to sell a minority stake in its profitable flash memory chip business.
Two environment groups gave a cautious nod to China's efforts to tackle hazardous air pollution levels, but urged greater national coordination.
Samsung will announce the cause of the Galaxy Note 7 fires a day before its full-year 2016 earnings.
Chinese authorities "are very concerned unless the RMB is stable there will be a self-perpetuating acceleration of outflows," one analyst said.
China is not fully convinced about intensive U.S. Federal Reserve rate rises in 2017 and beyond, the SMCP reports.
China's gross domestic product (GDP) grew 6.8 percent on-year in the fourth quarter, slightly beating expectations.
A technique practiced by early Egyptians could help resolve the modern-day problem of food waste.
The United States has seen indications that North Korea may be preparing for a new missile test-launch in the coming days or weeks.
China and the United States can resolve any trade disputes through talks, the government said on Thursday, as a Chinese newspaper warned U.S. business could be targets for retaliation in any trade war ushered in by President-elect Donald Trump.
Economists Carmen Reinhart and Kenneth Rogoff give a positive assessment of India's attempts to clean up its "black market" for money.
"In the last two years I have observed a number of incredible innovations in China."
Ant Financial CEO Eric Jing said blockchain is "definitely" coming to Alipay, as the Alibaba affiliate aims for 2 billion users in 10 years.
Central banks in Malaysia and Indonesia were expected to keep interest rates steady on Thursday, constrained by fears of currency outflows.
Bega Cheese shares jumped 13% after the company announced acquisition of Vegemite and other brands from Mondelez International.
In 2015, it was all about big data but VC investments in China will move increasingly into artificial intelligence this year, a KPMG study found.
Nintendo's latest smartphone game will come from its long-running Fire Emblem series.
CLSA delivers its annual, tongue-in-cheek Feng Shui investment outlook for the upcoming year of the rooster.
China issued regulatory rules on outbound investments by centrally controlled state firms to stabilize the faltering yuan.
China is expected to meet government growth targets for 2016 with no surprises.
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China Unicom is talking to potential investors to streamline its business as part of the country's effort to reform its SOEs. CNBC's Sophia Yan reports.
Asia has many opportunities and investors will likely stay in the region even as U.S. rates rise, says Michael Yoshikami at Destination Wealth Management.
Standard Chartered Bank FX Strategist Eddie Cheung says despite recent weakness, the U.S. dollar may get support from improving economic data.