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China's annual consumer inflation rose 2.5 percent in May, faster than April's 1.8 percent rise, data on Tuesday showed.
Japan has earned its first "tourism surplus" in 44 years, with once prohibitively expensive Japanese cities turned into affordable destinations.
A second Chinese military unit has been accused of cybercrime, just weeks after the U.S. charged five officers with alleged economic espionage.
China will cut the level of reserves banks must hold for those that have sizable loans to the farming sector and small- and medium-sized firms.
Just seven years ago, Nintendo was the undisputed king of the video game world. How times change.
The Australian dollar is set to surge a further 7 percent this year to reach parity against the U.S. dollar, analysts at Morgan Stanley said.
India's new government will pursue a broad economic reform agenda focused on job creation, President Pranab Mukherjee told parliament on Monday.
China has accused Vietnam of ramming its ships more than 1,000 times and said while it wants good relations, it would not abandon its principles.
Taliban militants disguised as security forces stormed Pakistan's busiest airport and at least 27 people were killed in a night-long battle.
A fall in imports has sparked concerns about whether China's effort to transition to a domestic-demand-driven economy is working.
Thailand's junta has prepared a force of over 6,000 troops and police for deployment in Bangkok on Sunday to smother protests.
With the won tipped to continue rising there’s more pain in store for South Korean exporters, analysts say.
Traders can look forward to central bank decisions and economic data from Asia's powerhouses this week.
Japan's economy grew an annualized 6.7 percent in the first quarter of 2014 compared with an initial estimate of 5.9 percent.
A record 7.27 million graduates will enter China's job market this year; a market that has a shortage of skilled workers.
Folk wisdom suggests that more education gives one greater chances to reach the top of the corporate ladder. However, a new study shows otherwise.
China's imports fell 1.6 percent in May from a year earlier, while exports rose 7 percent, producing a monthly trade surplus of $35.9 billion.
The corporate culture of Alibaba draws heavily from Western values in a mix of East and West that CEO Jack Ma dubbed 'Hupan culture'.
China's military spending exceeded $145 billion last year, the Pentagon said, a far higher figure than Beijing's official tally.
Qingdao Port International shares weakened in their trading debut amid concern that the company could be hurt by a probe into metal financing.
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Chinese premier Li Keqiang's work report indicates that Beijing wants more than just "unsustainable, raw growth," says Kerry Brown, director, China Studies Centre at University of Sydney.
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David Greene, head of Sales at AFEX, outlines his expectations for Thursday's European Central Bank meeting. He adds that the euro could see some stabilization after being hammered overnight.