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Mohamed El-Erian says the Bank of Japan is stuck in a trap and losing policy credibility.
Sony posted a 666.5 percent rise in pretax profit for its full fiscal year on Thursday, helped by cost cutting in its smartphone business.
Emerging economies struggling with low commodity prices and a strong U.S. dollar could soon expect some reprieve, analysts say.
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The Bank of Japan left monetary policy steady on Thursday, surprising several market players who were widely expecting a hefty dose of stimulus.
Shares of China's Google rose in extended trading on Thursday after the company reported an increase in revenue.
Japan's core consumer prices fell 0.3 percent in March from a year earlier, government data showed on Thursday.
Chinese issuers have started returning to the offshore renminbi bond market after a lapse of five months, the South China Morning Post reports.
North Korea’s already-low food supply is set to deteriorate this year as dry weather hits crop yields, the U.N. has warned.
A unit of China's HNA Group has agreed a deal to buy Carlson Hotels, the owner of the Radisson chain, the firms said late on Wednesday.
Sri Lankans have returned to the country's war-torn northern province but say they are struggling to make it a home again.
Samsung said its "solid performance" would continue in April-to-June, striking a more optimistic tone about prospects for handsets and chips.
Seven years after the civil war's end, Sri Lanka's northern province lags behind the rest of the country and the catch-up process is proving tough.
Most major banks are expecting a hefty dose of stimulus, most likely including a bigger ETF buying program, on Thursday, a CNBC survey showed.
In another sign the IPO market may be recovering, the largest online provider of spot commodity trading services in China began trading Wednesday.
Apple's latest quarterly results are less than encouraging, but the numbers may not be as bad as they look.
Recent suggestions to solve China’s massive corporate debt through swaps and securitization could worsen the problem, the IMF said Tuesday.
If you've ever taken a deep breath in Beijing, you'll understand why Tesla is so excited about "bioweapon defense mode."
Japanese gaming giant Nintendo released its full-year results and revealed the date of its next video game console, codenamed the NX.
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