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Honda Motor Co and Nissan Motor Co will expand their recalls over Takata Corp air bags, the Japanese transport ministry said Thursday.
Hong Kong protesters began packing up their tents and belongings in the main camp site near government headquarters on Thursday,
China's securities regulator approved 12 initial public offerings, a move which could cool a blistering rally in the country's stock markets.
The long-standing romance between India and Russia seems very much alive as Vladimir Putin's one-day summit in Delhi commences on Thursday.
Australia added more jobs than expected in November, suggesting continued improvement in the labor market, but analysts remain skeptical on how reliable the data is.
Japan's core machinery orders, a leading indicator of capital spending, snapped a four-month rising streak in October.
An election sweep for Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe this weekend looks like a safe bet, but some are betting that the consequences for Japan could be calamitous.
Sony Corp should fear China's censors as it prepares to unveil the price and release date of its PlayStation 4 gaming console in the world's third-largest gaming market.
Japan's economy may be in the doldrums with a deepening recession, but one sector is making serious headway with reforms.
Faced with a dwindling population and severe labor shortage, Japan aims to attract more foreign workers, but a rapidly depreciating yen and lack of rights stand in the way.
While sanctions and falling oil prices are pushing Russia into a recession, why has North Korea been able to evade the effects of sanctions?
Because Alibaba is based in a communist country, it's difficult to enforce insider trading laws, billionaire investor Mark Cuban said.
The rout in China stocks on Tuesday is a healthy correction, however the wild swings reinforce that the market is not for the faint of heart.
A former deputy head of the agency that steers China's state-dominated economy was sentenced Wednesday to life in prison for taking bribes.
Cheap oil has given Indonesia flexibility with fuel subsidies, but the market's current rout won't last, according to the country's finance minister.
Vietnam shares have advanced this year, but it isn't clear whether expectations of solid economic growth will translate into another leg higher.
China's key inflation gauge slowed further in November, data showed on Wednesday, adding to concerns of cooling activity in the world's second-largest economy.
The daughter of Korean Air's chairman has resigned after causing a public uproar by delaying a flight. The Financial Times reports.
HK police announced plans to clear away the last of the "Occupy" protest encampments that have blocked key roads in the financial hub for over two months.
After surprise interest rate cut by Beijing, easy credit has given rise to ordinary investors trading on margin - essentially borrowed money.
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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.