Japan watchers are paying close attention to this earnings season which will give insights into how corporate profitability is holding up.
A government-led review of Malaysia Airlines is examining the case for renaming the company.
Homegrown fast food chains have long played second fiddle to Western brands in China but things may be in for a change after the latest food scare.
Chinese industrial firms' profits in June rose 17.9 percent to 588.08 billion yuan ($94.98 billion) from a year earlier.
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Richard Yetsenga, Head of Global Markets Research at ANZ, expects this week's FOMC meeting to announce a further $10 billion reduction of the central bank's bond-buying program.
Emma Lawson, Senior Currency Strategist at National Australia Bank, discusses how key events like the FOMC meeting and U.S. second quarter GDP will move the greenback this week.
Stephen Sheung, Head of Investment Strategy at SHK Private, expects mild valuation expansion and earnings to drive Hong Kong's benchmark index. He later names the stocks that he likes.