Asian stocks declined on Friday, as investors awaited the U.S. nonfarm payrolls report for August.» Read More
Land prices in Japan have been falling since its asset bubble burst in the 1990s, but analysts are optimistic as prices finally look set to rise.
A stunning election result in India won't derail liberalization of the economy—and the real challenges lie elsewhere, anyway.
Selfie wars are heating up, as LG has unveils a range of mid-tier smartphones designed with "high quality selfies in mind."
Honda Motor, in an unexpected move, said that CEO Takanobu Ito would step down in late June, making way for Managing Officer Takahiro Hachigo.
Singapore unveiled a budget on Monday that contains higher retirement benefits, larger infrastructure spending and corporate tax rebates.
Japan Inc sees no need for an aggressive pursuit of a 2 percent inflation goal or additional monetary easing, a Reuters poll showed.
Hong Kong's protests may be over but a new form of radical activism has turned shopping malls and university campuses into a fresh battleground.
Japanese consumers are increasingly worried about runway inflation, warns a Credit Suisse report.
Japan's perennially low yields will keep the country's conservative bond investors lusting after Australia's safe and stable bonds, analysts said.
Corporate Japan is reaching beyond its shores to attract new talent, offering lucrative training programs to recruit employees.
The Shanghai-Hong Kong stock connect's lukewarm reception may heat up, with the Hong Kong market saying it plans to allow short-selling from March 2.
Modi is looking to reverse India's effective ban on genetically modified food crop trials in a bid to boost the country's dismal farm productivity.
Former prime minister of Singapore, Lee Kuan Yew, has been hospitalized for severe pneumonia for the past two weeks but his condition has since stabilized, according to a statement from the government Saturday.
MGM Chairman and CEO Jim Murren says the volatility in China's gaming sector isn't going away soon, but the company can manage.
As fashion fanatics worldwide make notes on this season’s hottest looks, North Korea's leader Kim Jong-un, gets in the spirit with a new hairdo.
Long-forgotten flip phones, a fad more than a decade ago, are making a curious comeback in Japan, a country known for its cutting-edge technology.
Thailand's interim parliament has passed a law banning foreigners from seeking surrogacy services to end a "rent-a-womb" fertility-tourism industry.
Samsung's acquisition of LoopPay may see it dominate the mobile payment space, experts say, upping the rivalry with long-standing competitor Apple.
Shunto, the "spring offensive" by Japan's trade unions, is making a comeback on behalf of Japanese workers asking for a pay raise, the FT reports.
A powerful cyclone hits northeast Australia, causing massive damage and causing flash flooding, while a second storm made landfall to the west.
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Arjuna Mahendran, governor of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka, describes how the central bank is looking to ensure prices move in a more market driven fashion.
Kalpana Kochhar, deputy director of the International Monetary Fund, says Japan needs to reinforce structural reforms amid global headwinds and disappointing growth this year.
Ivan Vatchkov, CIO at Algebris Investments-Asia, explains why there's value in hybrid bonds and European cyclicals, especially in Italy.