Concern over external debt in corporate Indonesia is mounting as companies roll over more than $42B of foreign currency loans, the FT reports.» Read More
Indonesia is a nation where traditional belief systems, including shamanism, have been fused with mainstream religions, the Financial Times reports.
As China's economy slows, India could be the world's new growth engine, according to Indian Finance Minister Arun Jaitley.
Emerging markets hobbled by capital outflows may struggle to muster any economic growth but Myanmar isn't likely to be one of them.
India rejected a four-point peace plan for Kashmir proposed by Pakistan but called for a revival of terrorism talks.
Japan's household spending rose in August while job availability improved to its best in 20 years, easing economic concerns.
South Korea's beef imports have soared as consumers balk at paying record levels for prized local Hanwoo meat.
The hedge fund industry in much of the world managed a solid recovery from the global financial crisis, but in Asia growth has stalled.
SoftBank led a $1B investment in U.S. financial technology startup SoFi, calling it the largest single financing round in the fintech space.
Thailand pledged that a controversial plan for a single internet gateway won't disrupt social media and business communications.
Stretching almost a quarter of a mile across a nearly 600-foot deep chasm in China's Hunan province, is Haohan Qiao, a glass-bottomed bridge.
Net capital flows for emerging markets this year will be negative for the first time since 1988, according to the Institute of International Finance.
"A big part of it is the fact that commodity prices are down and continue to be down," Jim Yong Kim said.
South Korean electronics giant LG said it expects the health of its mobile business to improve in the fourth quarter of the year.
Asian equities kicked off the fourth quarter on a positive note, as an overnight rally on Wall Street spurred risk appetite.
South Korea said Volkswagen's local unit informed the government it could recall about 120,000 vehicles in the country.
Tsinghua Holdings' plans to buy a 15 percent stake in U.S. data storage company Western Digital could attract regulatory scrutiny.
Toshiba may lay off staff in under-performing businesses to overhaul the company after a $1.3 billion accounting scandal.
South Asian workers are less productive than their Asian peers, according to the World Economic Forum.
Australia is to begin trialling some of the world's most advanced shark deterrent technologies in the next few months, the FT reports.
China's manufacturing sector remained in the doldrums during the month of September, according to two separate reports on Tuesday.
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