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The RBI kept its repo rate steady at 6.75 percent, having already slashed the rate four times this year.
The Reserve Bank of Australia left its cash rate unchanged at 2 percent Tuesday as it judged that the prospects for the economy had improved recently.
India's RBI is likely to keep interest rates unchanged on Tuesday and sound cautious about the scope for further easing.
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.
Rising demand for IVF in China will strain already-crowded state-run hospitals but create opportunities for overseas health centers.
Taiwan has swapped jailed spies with political foe China in an unprecedented goodwill gesture following this month's historic meeting.
China could see inflows of as much as $3 trillion amid optimism for financial reforms following the yuan's inclusion in the IMF's currency basket.
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.
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.
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Raymond Jook, MD at Avant Capital Management, says the yuan's SDR inclusion will only happen next October, leaving room for further devaluation.
Indian inflation is on the rise, so the Reserve Bank of India cannot afford to cut rates further, says Radhika Rao, economist at DBS.
Japan's minimum hourly wage is not sufficient to drive consumer spending, says Kenichi Shohtoku, managing partner at SCS Global Holdings.