The Japanese spent more than they saved in the 12 months ended March 2014, the first time that's happened since the data set began in 1955.» Read More
Turbulence in Chinese financial markets could slow the yuan's rapid emergence as a major international currency.
The BoJ could be on the brink of unleashing fresh stimulus since the unprecedented monetary easing program last April.
Indian shares have rallied to record highs on hopes upcoming elections will spur reforms, but the optimism may be misplaced.
A crackdown on gift giving in China has threatened to hurt demand for luxury products, but interest in high-end watches is still thriving.
ICBC will restrict trade with Alibaba's online payment arm to one branch in the country's latest crackdown on a nascent online finance industry.
Even before the loss of its Flight MH370, Malaysian Airline System (MAS) was bleeding cash, prompting talk that it may need another financial rescue.
North Korea fired two mid-range ballistic missiles into the sea off its east coast and towards Japan early on Wednesday, South Korea's military said.
Concerns over China's local government debt have mounted in recent months, but the quality and quantity of that burden varies widely, Moody's said.
From advisers to potential investors, many are salivating over the forthcoming Alibaba listing stateside.
Hundreds of people rushed on Tuesday to withdraw money from branches of two small Chinese banks after rumors spread about solvency at one of them.
France will pull out all the stops for the Chinese President’s visit, and wine-makers want a slice of the pie.
Overdevelopment in the real estate sector has Chinese leaders working against a collapse.
The Chinese economy will continue to face more volatility as the country wrestles with credit problems, says New Zealand's Finance Minister Bill English.
The search for any wreckage of a missing Malaysian plane was suspended on Tuesday due to bad weather and rough seas in a remote area of the Indian Ocean where officials say the jet carrying 239 people most probably crashed.
Asia's corporate bond markets are relatively underdeveloped, but an Asian Development Bank plan to "harmonize" regulations may be a gamechanger.
Western investors should look to China for leadership in the tech sector, the CEO of British advertising giant WPP told CNBC on Tuesday.
As fears grow over Beijing's liquidity strain, tell us how you are trading Chinese assets.
Poor air quality in China is a growing headache for international firms trying to get foreign employees to work in the world's number two economy.
China's pace of reforms is a bigger concern than the country's highly leveraged corporate sector for Douglas Oberhelman, CEO of Caterpillar.
Authorities consider the doomed Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 to be lost "beyond any reasonable doubt" in the Indian Ocean.
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