Thailand's General Prayuth Chan-ocha was appointed prime minister on Thursday by a legislature he hand-picked, giving the army chief a veneer of legitimacy.» Read More
China's growing thirst for wine is contributing to the risk of a global shortage, a report from Morgan Stanley has found.
High household debt levels may spur concerns over Asia's housing sector, but even if mortgage rates rise, a U.S.-style crash may not be on the cards.
Wimbledon champion Andy Murray has told CNBC that his aim is to win the Australian Open, once he's recovered from a recent operation.
This week's deadly car explosion in Beijing that police say was a suspected terrorist attack on China's capital city has a number of repercussions.
Despite concerns about pollution and slowing economic growth, China offers expatriates the best overall experience, according to a HSBC survey.
The Bank of Japan (BOJ) has revised upwards its growth targets for the economy and stuck to its view that the country is on track to achieve the bank's 2 percent inflation target.
Indian stocks have had a stellar run over the past two months, but analysts warn that the market rally is ripe with risks.
Chinese police were scouring hotels in Beijing for eight people wanted in connection with the crash of an SUV at Beijing's Tiananmen Square.
The success of ‘Abenomics’ continues to divide analysts almost a year on from when Prime Minister Shinzo Abe urged radical reforms to revive Japan.
The Bank of Japan is expected to slightly revise up its economic growth forecast to around 1.5 percent for the next fiscal year.
India's second-largest IT services exporter has agreed to pay $34 million in a civil settlement with U.S. authorities investigating its use of visas.
A decline in commodity prices and narrowing yield spreads could see the Australian dollar fall 25 percent by 2016, according to Societe Generale.
China's money market rates spiked to a four-month high, a day after its central bank injected funds to ease worries on tightening credit conditions.
McLaren is experiencing strong demand for its brand in China following the recent opening of four dealerships, a number it plans to double next year.
Japanese ruling-party panel will recommend the break-up of Tokyo Electric Power after shortcomings in the firm's handling of the Fukushima clean-up.
Japan's industrial output rose 1.5 percent in September from the month before, official data on Wednesday showed.
For a currency that is controlled by the state and grants few investment options, the renminbi has attracted a large band of suitors. The FT reports.
Luxembourg hailed the opening of the European headquarters of a third Chinese bank, underlining its yuan business ambitions.
The surge in India's onion prices is proving to be highly burdensome for many of the country's consumers, leading some to alter their eating habits.
China's central bank reassured money market traders that a spike in short-term interest rates does not signal a dramatic tightening of liquidity.
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Nitin Jain, CEO, Capital Markets, Edelweiss, says a 10 percent pullback is a "pessimistic" call as there are still many investors on the sidelines who are keen to buy into the Indian market.
Elmer Funke Kupper, CEO at ASX, says growth across the board lifted its annual profit. He also outlines the strengths of the stock operator in the initial public offering market.
Liu Li Gang, Chief Economist, Greater China at ANZ, says the poor HSBC China flash PMI for August suggests a need for further easing from the People's Bank of China.