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Long-standing rumors that China's biggest smartphone maker would sell its phones in the U.S. were answered earlier this week ... and then not.
"The current situation of the Chinese economy is not good for anybody," a top Japanese diplomat told CNBC.
Bank of Japan chief Haruhiko Kuroda has stabilized his "patient." Now what?
Swiss agricultural chemicals giant Syngenta said it was to be acquired by ChemChina in a deal worth over $43 billion.
The rapidly spreading Zika virus has not only become an international public health threat, it has also foxed one India's largest automakers.
Markets are oversold but now is not the time to jump in, says Credit Suisse. In fact, the bank has advised clients to sell on rallies.
Japan is teetering on the brink of a negative yield on its benchmark 10-year bond, but analysts aren't necessarily worried.
Chinese authorities have arrested suspects linked to Ezubo and its parent company on charges of allegedly fleecing investors for more $7.6 billion.
A giant annual human migration is underway in China right now, and it's a bonanza for some but a painful process for others.
Improved inflow of new business was a key driver of the improvement, which underscores divergence with the sputtering manufacturing sector.
The banker brother of Prime Minister Najib Razak has intervened in the 1MDB wealth fund scandal, reports the Financial Times.
Short-sellers have Singapore stocks in their sights as the market struggles to find its footing as a smaller exchange hit hard by the commodity rout.
Bank of Japan policymakers agreed in December that the broad price trend was improving steadily, minutes of their rate review showed.
The world's first fundraising for IPO of a company that "mines" bitcoins has raised $4.2 million — far off its target.
Phones made by Xiaomi – China's biggest smartphone maker – were briefly on sale in the U.S. this week, but with a couple of big catches.
ChemChina is nearing a deal to take over Syngenta for around $42 billion, two people familiar with the matter told Reuters.
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U.K. GDP figures benefited from the global financial rebound and higher tourism expenditure, says Mitsubishi UFJ Securities International's Brendan Brown.
Saudi Arabia is committed to bringing OPEC together but a 4 percent output cut seems unrealistic, says Credit Suisse's David Hewitt.
Rob Enderle, principal analyst at Enderle Group, talks about how Alphabet's revenues are still largely from search.