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The Financial Times and its new owner, Japan's Nikkei, is analyzing readership data to develop new tools for readers.
Asia's third-largest economy expanded at a 7.4 percent annual rate in the July-September quarter, compared with 7 percent in April-June.
The pace of contraction in China's manufacturing sector slowed in November and the services industry grew, signs that the economy's transition is on track.
Some say China's 20-percent bounce in recent months is the beginning of a new bull market. No way, says Ron Insana. Here's why.
Millions of customers had their data stolen in a serious hack of a popular maker of technology for children.
The yuan's inclusion in the SDR — which will take effect next October — marks another step in China's global economic emergence.
The hacked data at VTech included information about customers who download children's games, books and other educational content.
Private international schools in China that do not admit Chinese nationals, have far less red tape to contend with than those that do.
The IMF is expected to decide on Monday to put the yuan in its exclusive currency basket. Here's what you need to know.
Asian equities closed mostly in the red on Monday as investors remained cautious following a mixed performance from Wall Street.
Senior negotiators on Sunday began thrashing out a new global deal to curb climate change as the president of China landed in Paris.
Japan's industrial output rose in October and retail sales grew much faster than expected - a sign of the recovery from a recession.
A slew of economic data and central bank decisions will keep investors in Asia busy this week.
Chinese brokerages currently under scrutiny from the country's securities regulator are being investigated for suspected rule breaches.
Hong Kong faces an online battle against what Western security experts say are China-sponsored hackers using techniques rarely seen elsewhere.
Apart from rare stratospheric deals, Mumbai's property market is ailing, as it pays the price of having too big a boom.
There is little cheer for property investors in India but one person has gone against the tide. Just who it is may be a surprise.
MediaTek, the leading supplier of chips for Chinese mobile phones, has said it aims to steal market share from Qualcomm. The FT reports.
Wall Street is increasingly concerned a tumble in commodity prices and the latest sales numbers from Caterpillar portend a further slowdown in China.
Chinese stocks posted their worst weekly performance since August on Friday, with major indices tumbling in excess of 5 percent.
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Japanese corporates are holding back wage hikes despite record profits, because they are not confident on long-term growth, explains Nobu Okada, founder and CEO of Astroscale.
If the Fed further delays its rate hike, it will have less room to move if there is an economic downturn, says John Carey, EVP and portfolio manager at Pioneer Investments.
Hayden Briscoe, director of Asia Pacific fixed income at AllianceBernstein, explains that there are insufficient Chinese government bonds to meet future demand.