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Should a developed nation such as Japan, the third-largest economy in the world, be doing more when it comes to learning English?
Singapore's prosecutors have declared the investigation the largest money-laundering probe the country has undertaken, the WSJ reports.
"It's natural and understandable that the Prime Minister will be off from any activities when [he] is actually operated on by the doctors."
A Chinese laundry detergent maker apologized for the harm caused by the spread of an ad in which a black man "washed" by its product.
Prime minister plans to delay an increase in sales tax by two-and-a-half years, a government official said
Sueichi Kido, who survived the atomic bomb attack in Nagasaki in 1945, says a commitment to a nuclear-free world will be more important.
As Vietnam guzzles more beer than ever, Vietnam Brewery Limited (VBL) wants to ensure the pint glasses don't stay empty.
Profits of China's industrial firms in April rose 4.2% from the same period last year to 502 billion yuan, the statistics bureau said on Friday.
Customers walk into a Timo cafe and hear the espresso machines humming. They can listen to a sales pitch as they sip a free cup of coffee.
Shinzo Abe is considering delaying a sales tax hike, originally planned in April 2017, by around two years, Japanese media reported on Friday.
Growing pressure for the west to block Beijing’s bid for “market economy status” and greater access to world markets, the FT reports.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's claim that a Lehman-esque crisis loomed was nothing more than political maneuvering, analysts told CNBC.
The regulator has asked about the unaudited numbers Alibaba publishes on its sales of the shopping bonanza, the FT reports.
Japan's core consumer prices fell 0.3% in April on-year, keeping the BOJ under pressure to deploy new stimulus to hit its 2% inflation target.
Malaysia's probes into troubled state fund 1MDB didn't examine key evidence or interview Prime Minister Najib, the Wall Street Journal reported.
Fighting the fakes would mean job losses in places like "Counterfeit Central," undermining China's willingness to fix the problem, experts warn.
China's 1.3 billion people are united in their determination never to allow Taiwan to become independent, a top Chinese official said.
Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz explains why he thinks there could be more Starbucks stores in China than in the U.S. one day.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe warned his Group of Seven counterparts of a crisis on the scale of Lehman Brothers, Nikkei reported.
The U.S. Department of Commerce has imposed more duties on corrosion-resistant steel imports from China and elsewhere.
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Antonio Fatas, professor of economics at INSEAD, expects the debt-ridden country to get back to growth by 2017 if everything goes according to plan.
Nizam Idris of Macquarie says the U.S. economy is headed towards full employment so headline numbers are harder to come by.
The economy needs additional fiscal and monetary support, as well as structural reforms, not just a delay in the tax, warns Thomas Bernes of the Center for International Governance Innovation.