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A flurry of economic data on Wednesday showed China's recovery remains patchy despite several rounds of targeted easing by the government in recent months, triggering talk that more support measures may be in the pipeline.
Hong Kong carrier Cathay Pacific Airways said its net profit rocketed in the first half as it launched new services and operated fuel-efficient jets.
Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA) said its full-year cash profit grew about 12 percent on strong growth in loans and lower bad debt provisions.
Japan's economic growth may have collapsed in the second quarter but investors aren't giving up on the market.
China's television is airing a serial on late leader Deng Xiaoping, a sign the Communist Party is easing its grip on officials' sensitive legacies.
Sir Philip Green's Topshop and Miss Selfridge brands are to push into China with an agreement to launch on the ShangPin.com fashion retail website.
American real estate mogul Donald Trump is planning "substantial investments" in the Indian property and hotel sectors, betting on PM Modi's efforts.
Japan's economy contracted sharply in the second quarter, data on Wednesday showed, as a nationwide consumption tax that took effect in April dragged on its recovery.
Southeast Asia's high household debt may have a silver lining: policy makers won't need to tighten policy much to control rising inflation, ANZ said.
Chinese stocks have stormed higher in recent months on the back of stronger economic data, easy monetary conditions and supportive policies.
Sentiment towards the Australian dollar has dampened recently, but one analyst told CNBC investors shouldn't give up faith.
More than 150 economic fugitives, many of whom are corrupt officials or suspected of graft in China, are at large in the United States.
After reporting blowout profits Domino's Pizza Enterprises told CNBC its venture into Japan was providing a large slice of its success.
Shares of Tata Motors jumped 7.7 percent after strong sales of its luxury Jaguar and Land Rover vehicles helped triple the company's 1Q net profit.
Samsung Electronics appears to be losing its shine for investors, with one long-time bull slashing his price target on the stock.
The Indian rupee has plunged 5 percent since PM Modi swept to power in mid-May – so what's behind the currency's fall and where's it headed next?
Soaring prices underscore the inflation risk in India, which remains a headache for policymakers who will release data on consumer prices this week.
Singapore's economy expanded 0.1 percent on a quarter-on-quarter annualized basis in the second quarter, above expectations.
Southeast Asian nations are channeling military budgets to develop local expertise and lower their dependence on big U.S. and European arms suppliers.
Indian infrastructure and real estate is set for a boost after the nation's securities regulator approved the creation of REITs and IITs.
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