Asian indices traded mostly higher in Friday's afternoon session, after Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe dissolved parliament's lower house.» Read More
Asian equity markets traded mixed on Wednesday. Overnight gains on Wall Street pushed Japan and South Korea shares on a rebound.
Asian equities were mixed on Friday, as fears of a slowdown in China weighed down on the Nikkei.
Asian equity markets rose on Monday following record closes on Wall Street last week but trading volumes were thin with Japan closed for a holiday.
Asia stocks were mostly higher on Thursday after the Fed unveiled a cut in stimulus and vowed to keep rates low but China underperformed on liquidity fears.
Dollar bulls are betting the Fed will start tapering as early as this week, CNBC’s latest poll of currency traders, analysts and strategists showed.
James Shugg, Senior Economist at Westpac, describes why tapering might not happen at all.
Westpac Bank says that U.S. jobs and inflation data don't justify tapering any time soon. CNBC's Sri Jegarajah explains
The U.S. economic recovery hasn't reached the self-sustaining momentum deemed necessary to warrant a tapering of the Fed's stimulus program in 2014.
Asian markets declined in tepid trade on Tuesday as investors digested a raft of Chinese economic reports and ignored a record close on Wall Street.
Asian equity markets kicked off the week mostly higher on Monday following strong data from the U.S. and China.
Asian stocks were mixed on Friday, as focus turned to the release of U.S. jobs data for clues on when the Fed could cut back its stimulus program.
A political crisis in Thailand is unlikely to have a long-term economic impact, but it could keep foreign investors away for a lengthy period.
Asian shares were mostly higher on Friday but were off session highs by the afternoon after upbeat U.S. economic data spurred a strong risk-on rally.
Asian shares fell on Tuesday following a negative lead from Wall Street and caution over when the Federal Reserve might reduce its stimulus program.
The dollar index will likely extend its slide this week on expectations that top Federal Reserve policymakers believe it's still too early to taper.
Asia stocks rallied on Friday for a second straight session as investors cheered comments from Fed Vice Chair Janet Yellen.
Japanese shares outperformed on Thursday as the yen weakened while the rest of Asian investors cheered dovish remarks from Fed Vice Chairman Janet Yellen.
While dollar-yen is likely to break above 100 soon, there is skepticism over whether the pair will remain above the key psychological level.
Asian stocks tumbled on Friday as Wall Street's sell-off overshadowed upbeat Chinese trade data ahead of the US jobs report.
Australia's top four banks have posted another year of record earnings, but that strong run could be at risk, analysts say.