Katie Holliday is a Writer with CNBC.com, covering a range of topics including global macro-economic news, market developments and corporate news. Before joining CNBC, Katie was a senior asset management correspondent at Investment Week in London. Katie holds a Bachelor's degree in English Literature from Southampton University.
As the euro plunged to a ten-week low, analysts say the single currency could fall further.
The contraction in China's PMI has been blamed on the Chinese New Year, but some analysts argue that the dip is still reflective of slowing growth.
As the world's second-biggest economy rings in the Year of the Horse, global financial group REORIENT says China remains safe from a hard landing.
A Japanese lingerie brand has produced a bra designed to stop women from being too 'hasty' in their romantic liaisons and to deter unwanted suitors.
As Japan stocks hit a two-and-a-half-month low on Thursday, analysts told CNBC the pullback presented a strong buying opportunity.
China's largest internet search engine Baidu has launched a heat map which captures the largest global seasonal migration on earth.