Japanese shares outperformed the region by clinching a new multi-year high, as the rest of Asia traded mixed on Thursday.» Read More
Fresh anxiety over the turmoil in oil markets and political uncertainty in Greece dragged most Asian indices lower on Tuesday, with Tokyo, Seoul and Hong Kong hitting new lows. Wall Street's mixed finish overnight did little to lift trading sentiment.
Asian stocks traded mixed on Tuesday, overlooking a strong session on Wall Street, as fears of a further slump in oil prices resurfaced.
Asian equities were mostly higher on Monday as investors brushed off weak data, with China's benchmark index rising to a three-year high.
Asian stock markets rallied on Thursday on the back of strong U.S. data, with China's benchmark index leading the gains.
China is set to publish a planning document aimed at improving the country's inefficient state-led firms by harnessing the power of the market.
Japanese shares outperformed Asian peers on Friday following easing measures from the Bank of Japan and updates from the world's largest pension fund.
Asian equities declined on Thursday as investors focused on key Chinese manufacturing data and sliding oil prices.
At least 3 million barrels of Iraqi Kurdish oil are on ships heading to Asia, with trade sources naming China as a possible destination.
Asian stocks were mixed on Wednesday on speculation whether the U.S. Fed will maintain its dovish policy stance and following reports of Chinese stimulus.
Chinese stocks listed in the U.S. fell during Monday trading in reaction to the weekend's poor economic data from China.
Asian stock markets were mostly lower on Monday following weak Chinese data while overall trading volumes were light with Japan closed for a holiday.
Sinopec is selling a $17.4 billion stake in its retail unit as the country reforms its sprawling state-owned enterprises. The Financial Times reports.
Flagship Chinese oil producers are preparing to ramp up multi-billion dollar capital spending plans squeezed amid a Beijing probe into industry graft.
Asian stock markets declined on Thursday in a quiet session amid a lack of catalysts.
Asian equities were mixed on Thursday as profit-taking overshadowed robust U.S. economic data overnight.
Asian equity markets were mostly higher on Wednesday ahead of key risk events in the United States.
Asian equities finished a choppy session mixed on Monday with escalating violence in Iraq weighing on sentiment.
Asian equities closed mixed in choppy trading Thursday, as traders braced for a highly-anticipated European Central Bank meeting.
Asian shares fell on Monday with the absence of a lead from Wall Street last week due to the Easter holidays.
A deal between Sinopec and Phillips could signal that the United States is to become the top supplier of LPG to China.