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Criticized and even sued for facilitating the counterfeit goods trade, Alibaba has been quietly piloting a plan to curb fakes at source.
Japan exports rose 8.0 percent in April, beating expectations for a 6.4 percent rise and underscoring a gradual recovery in external demand.
The blistering sell-off in Chinese solar firm Hanergy Thin Film Power Group this week burnt several index-tracking stock funds, exposing the flaws in volatile markets like China.
The Chinese-American market remains largely untapped by financial advisors, who are challenged by cultural and linguistic differences.
The head of the Myanmar state from which thousands of Rohingya Muslims are fleeing denied that persecution had prompted the exodus.
The International Monetary Fund warned the Bank of Japan will take longer than it expects to hit its inflation target even with more monetary easing, and said "bolder" reforms are required.
The Chinese are unhappy that the U.S. Navy is watching a reclamation project in the Spratly Islands, a group of reefs in the South China Sea. The NYT reports.
Cuba has the most potential of any country in the world to flourish given the right vision, says Carlos Gutierrez, who was Commerce secretary under George W. Bush.
Former 'nut rage' Korean Air Lines executive was freed after nearly five months in prison after an appeals court suspended the sentence.
One year after Thailand's coup, politics may have stabilized, but investors are cautious amid doubts over when the military junta might relinquish power.
F---up Nights, an event designed to encourage open and honest conversations on the harsh realities of the startup world, has become a global movement.
AIA Group remains committed to Asia and has no plans to venture abroad, Group CEO and President Mark Tucker said.
Takata is facing an increasing risk of a cash crunch as the cost of its global airbag recall spirals ever-upwards, analysts warn.
The Bank of Japan may be intent on keeping its easy monetary policy, but it could run out of bonds to buy, and be forced into tapering next year.
Western investors see China as a slowing giant, but local traders have used a more optimistic take to score their biggest gains in years.
Defense spending among nations in the South China Sea region is rising, but most of it isn't going to the United States.
In the history of sudden wealth loss, China's richest man may have set a new record, losing as much as $15 billion in a half-hour.
Shares of Goldin Financial Holdings and Goldin Properties Holdings fell more than 55 percent in Hong Kong on Thursday.
Lenovo Group said on Thursday its annual net profit rose one percent to $829 million, below expectations, after completing two major acquisitions.
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The U.K. is not likely to hike rates soon as the outlook for global trade remains uncertain, says Chris Morrison, manager at the GAM UK Diversified Fund.
Russia may trade an end of EU sanctions with cooperation on Syria, says Tina Burrett, assistant professor of political science at Sophia University.
While the yuan's inclusion in the SDR basket has little economic impact, what it symbolizes is important, explains Shane Oliver, head of investment strategy and chief economist at AMP Capital Investors.