Second quarter growth data will likely paint a grim picture of Australia's economy on Wednesday as it reels under slowing exports and consumption.» Read More
President Putin called for immediate talks on Ukraine, although his spokesman said this did not mean Moscow endorsed rebel calls for independence.
Crude rose as violence in Ukraine kept markets on edge, but prices remained on track for a monthly loss amid ample supply and weak demand.
One Chinese naval officer has advice for fighter pilots intercepting U.S. surveillance planes last week - fly even closer.
Chinese productivity growth has gone into reverse, highlighting the failure of recent reforms to set China on a sustainable development path.
Japan's government will increase the inheritance tax rate in January, while tax relief measures on gifting will be expanded.
Better-than-expected U.S. growth data lifted the dollar on Thursday as the euro fell amid worries about tensions between Ukraine and Russia.
The Philippine economy grew an annual 6.4 percent in the second quarter, supported by strong growth in the industrial and services sectors.
Property launches in China are set to surge with developers sticking to their schedules despite mounting inventories, spelling trouble for the market.
After three months of shambolic and lackluster campaigning, the wildly popular governor of Jakarta was staring at defeat.
Malaysia Airlines staff now face a new ordeal - a quarter of them may lose their jobs at the unprofitable airline, hit by two jet disasters this year.
Gold rose on Tuesday after a pause in the dollar rally prompted a break above $1,280 an ounce that triggered chart-based buying.
U.S. crude rose as bullish U.S. consumer data overshadowed ample global oil supplies and weak economic data abroad.
Portugal's Espirito Santo family issued 5 billion euros of new debt in the first six months of 2014, just as the clan’s businesses were nearing bankruptcy.
Indonesia is growing protective of Natuna - a scattering of 157 mostly uninhabited islands - amid regional tensions in the South China Sea.
The euro fell to its lowest in nearly a year against a broadly firmer dollar on Monday after comments from the head of the European Central Bank.
As China's recovery loses momentum, expectations are growing that Beijing will unleash fresh stimulus to ensure delivery on its growth target.
Burger King is in talks to combine with Tim Hortons in a deal that would create a powerhouse with a market capitalization of roughly $18 billion.
Australian steel maker BlueScope Steel reported a sharp recovery in annual earnings on Monday but missed market forecasts for earnings and core profit.
Gap raised its full-year profit forecast, and said it would open 40 stores in India as part of its strategy to expand in emerging markets.
Japanese firms are finding it difficult to secure sufficient workers, hit by a labor shortage that is pushing up hiring costs and eating into profits.