Japan's economy grew 0.7 percent on-year in the fourth quarter of 2013, revised down from a preliminary reading of 1 percent, data on Monday showed.» Read More
China has experienced its first corporate debt default in at least 17 years, and that might be the best thing that's happened to its bond market.
Japan Inc doubled profits last year - the best performance since 2007 - but rather than selling more goods more profitably, much of these gains were simply a reflection of dollars and euros translating into more yen. The FT reports.
A Malaysia Airlines flight carrying 227 passengers and 12 crew went missing over the South China Sea on Saturday, presumed crashed.
China declared a "red line" on North Korea on Saturday, saying that China will not permit war on the Korean peninsula.
China's exports in February tumbled 18.1 percent from a year earlier, official data on Saturday showed.
India's NSE index rose as much as 1.2 percent to a record high as foreign investors bet big in a country that was just gripped by market turmoil.
Against a backdrop of runaway property prices and overdevelopment, China is planning a national property tax, with many industry players' blessing.
News suggesting Japan's $1.26 trillion public pension fund could shift money out of bonds should bolster stocks and keep the yen weak, analysts say.
China allowed the country's first corporate bond default, hurting small investors in a step toward making its financial system more market-oriented.
Jaguar Land Rover has signed David Beckham as a brand ambassador for its Jaguar brand as it looks to sustain sales growth in China. The FT reports.
The man Newsweek claims is the founder of Bitcoin has denied he had anything to do with the digital currency.
Tech giants are winning the war for talent and Silicon Valley office space, encouraging start-ups to go on a global hunt for a new heartland.
The chief executive officer of virtual currency exchange First Meta Pte committed suicide in Singapore last month.
As India prepares for a general election to be held in April, they have identified a new breed of politician in candidates. The FT reports.
Singapore police are investigating the suicide of a 28-year-old American woman who ran a small exchange trading virtual currencies.
Small towns across Japan's northeastern coast are rebuilding but far from healing three years since a massive earthquake set off a tsunami.
More than 1,000 workers have gone on strike at an IBM factory in China, in objection to the terms of their transfer to Lenovo. The FT reports.
If a company posting to Asia is on the cards, be forewarned, rental accommodation in the region's major cities is among the world's most expensive.
As high-end baijiu sales slump in China amid a crackdown on officials' spending, consumption of premium liquor in India is roaring ahead, says Diageo.
Even as StanChart posted an 11 percent on-year decline in pre-tax profit for 2013, the bank's Asia CEO said it had still been a relatively good year.
Izumi Devalier, Japan Economist at HSBC, discusses Japan's below-view fourth-quarter economic growth data and record current account deficit for January.
The sudden loss of contact with Malaysian Airlines Flight 370, a Boeing 777 aircraft, suggests that a 'terrible catastrophe' may have occurred, says Anthony Roman, Founder & CEO at Roman & Associates.
Malaysia Airlines is flying Malaysian families over to Beijing to join Chinese relatives who are waiting for news of their loved ones on the missing Malaysia Airlines flight 370. CNBC's Eunice Yoon reports from Beijing.