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McDonald's will offer a beer and burger combo in one of its locations in South Korea.
Just as investors digest disappointing growth data from Japan and trade numbers from China, there may be more hits to come.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un praised scientists involved in the country's recent rocket launch and ordered them to press ahead with more launches.
The Chinese authorities are bolstering the yuan, in part, by selling off chunks of their foreign currency reserves.
Boeing is expecting strong orders from Asia over the next 20 years, with few order deferrals on the horizon, the aircraft makers' Asia chief said.
The yuan hit a 2016 high on Monday, after the People's Bank of China's governor talked up the central bank's plans for the currency.
Former Malaysian leader Mahathir Mohamad investigated for defaming the attorney-general over corruption charges against PM Najib Razak.
Australian law enforcement agencies discovered 1.26 billion Australian dollars ($900 million) worth of methylamphetamine, officials said Monday.
HSBC has decided to keep its headquarters in Britain, the bank said on Sunday, following a review into a potential move to Hong Kong.
Alexis Horowitz-Burdick carved out a successful niche in the world of start-ups and attracted the eye of French luxury goods giant LVMH.
Japan's economy contracted at an annualized rate of 1.4% in October-December, hurt by weak private consumption and housing investment.
Record plane orders placed by Southeast Asian airlines could be at risk amid intense competition, according to IATA.
China's exports fell 11.2 percent on-year in January, while imports declined 18.8 percent, clocking far bigger slides than expected by analysts.
A strong 5.7 magnitude earthquake struck near Christchurch in New Zealand, causing cliffs to collapse into the sea.
The Bank of Japan designed its new negative interest rates to avoid hurting bank profits, the BOJ's deputy governor says.
Hedge fund manager Kyle Bass' call for an imminent China banking crisis is already getting push-back, with Deutsche Bank calling it unlikely and exaggerated.
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Increased regulations in the housing space suggest a fall in mortgage lending for China's state-owned banks, says Dickie Wong, executive director at Kingston Securities.
However, 65 percent of millennials in the region intend to buy properties of their own in the future, says Henry Chin, head of research at CBRE Asia Pacific.
Exact details about what went wrong with Samsung's Galaxy Note S7 remain unclear, says Mark Newman, managing director at Bernstein.