The Indian government announced two important fuel reforms over the weekend, a signal of PM Narendra Modi's commitment to tough economic reforms.» Read More
China's home prices continued to surge in December, though the pace of gains overall did not exceed the previous month's and rises eased in some major cities, suggesting that government tightening measures may be starting to bite.
Japanese shares have gotten off to a rocky start this year, but the market's bulls remain undeterred, expecting solid gains.
The shine is coming off southeast Asia – the golden child of banking after the global financial crisis – as valuations tumble and competition for funding heats up across the region. The FT reports.
Twenty-eight people were injured, seven of them seriously, in an explosion on Sunday at a camp of anti-government protesters in the center of the Thai capital, medical officials said.
Singapore's non-oil exports rebounded in December, smashing consensus expectations. Economists told CNBC this jump could help propel recovery.
China's public servants are in no mood to be festive this lunar new year. They dare not take bribes, but that is just the half of it. The FT reports.
Thailand's main opposition party wants to differentiate itself from street protestors' demands, with its leader saying he isn't seeking to suspend democracy.
A building modeled after the Sandcrawler in the Star Wars movies has been unveiled in Singapore to house the regional headquarters of Lucasfilm.
China's economy put in its weakest performance in 14 years in 2013, highly anticipated economic growth data on Monday is expected to show.
As Thailand's anti-government protests sputter, it seems likely the only major effects will be hamstrung economic growth and a sharp political divide.
India's Rahul Gandhi is set to lead the ruling Congress party's campaign in a general election it has only a slim chance of winning.
Beijing's anti-corruption drive is quelling the culture of gift-giving in the mainland, with the country's rich spending far less on gifts.
China Mobile finally starts selling iPhones on its massive network, with focus on how big a slice Apple can carve out in the booming Chinese market.
Luxury goods group Richemont is joining other global retailers in entering India since New Delhi relaxed investment rules.
Rising costs of living in Singapore, one of the world's richest countries, is a major concern for the young population, a new survey shows.
China's manufacturing heartlands have closed earlier than usual for the country's biggest annual holiday due to weak orders and rising costs.
Singapore's home prices could fall more than expected this year and unwinding cooling measures may not staunch any damage, Nomura said.
Australian jobs fell the most in nine months in December, a surprise blow for the economy that some say could revive expectations for a rate cut.
A surge in machinery orders is a sign that Japan Inc. is finally gaining traction, just what's needed to boost the country's growth prospects.
A commentary warning that Singapore is facing an Icelandic-style economic crash has yielded a response from the Monetary Authority of Singapore.
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Donna Kwok, Senior China Economist at UBS, says the Plenum meeting will accelerate fiscal reforms. She adds that data on Tuesday may show the economy grew 7.1 percent in the third quarter.
Mathias Cormann, Finance Minister of Australia, says the number of pre-registrations indicate strong demand for health insurer Medibank's share offering.
Douglas Ramage, Managing Director, Bower Group Asia, says Widodo's main obstacles are political as the Parliament is controlled by the opposition.