While the skies in Singapore has been smog-free thus far, its tourism sector is bracing itself for a recurrence of last year's severe air pollution.» Read More
A Chinese court has found former Communist Party boss, Bo Xilai, guilty of all charges of corruption, sentencing the disgraced former official to life in prison.
Societe Generale forecast a lengthy emerging markets rally on Friday, becoming the latest bank to turn bullish on the sector following the Federal Reserve's announcement.
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) took the markets by surprise, raising its key lending rate by 25 basis points to 7.50 percent on Friday.
Japan’s stocks may have surged more than 40 percent so far this year, but some analysts believe they are poised to climb even higher.
Critics may have panned the new iPhones for not moving the needle much, but diehard fans in Asia still lined up outside stores for the launch.
Positive economic data have boosted investor sentiment towards China recently, but Capital Economics warns that this is unlikely to be sustained.
Even in the face of growing debt levels, Malaysia is confident that its fiscal house is in order.
Former Nintendo President Hiroshi Yamauchi, who built the company into a video game giant, died on Thursday of pneumonia. He was 85.
The Fed's decision to continue with its asset-buying gives the rupee a reprieve and creates space for scaling back measures put in place to support the currency.
Early Friday, a 5.8 magnitude earthquake struck Fukushima prefecture in Japan which hosts Tokyo Electric Power Co Inc's nuclear power station.
The weak yen may have come too late to convince manufacturers to keep production in Japan and Nissan will stick with its plans to localize its auto plants.
The Fed's surprise decision to not taper has given emerging market assets a shot in the arm, with strategists now forecasting a multi-week rally.
Although the Rupiah has dipped in recent weeks, passengers are still flying from Jakarta to Singapore, now the world's fastest-growing air route.
Housing prices in China's cities soared nearly 20 percent in August, the steepest increase on record since the government changed its policies.
China's property sector likely faces more cooling measures after prices rose in August, but economists say the next step will be to strike a delicate balance.
China's second richest tycoon, Zong Qinghou, was attacked near his home in Zhejiang, Xinhua and suffered serious injuries to his hand.
Excitement over a free trade zone in Shanghai has reached fever pitch in recent weeks but signs of waning enthusiasm have left some investors wondering – is Shanghai's free trade zone really a game changer?
New Zealand's property market is a key concern but the bubble will likely deflate over the next few years, said New Zealand's Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance Bill English.
Business sentiment among Asia's top companies deteriorated in the third quarter, ending three consecutive quarters of improving sentiment.
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Adrian Hearn, Research Fellow at the University of Sydney's China Studies Centre, says enforcement and corruption issues undermine regulations on food safety in the mainland.
John Zhu, Greater China Economist at HSBC, says China's July factory activity expanded for the second straight month thanks to the government's mini-stimulus measures.
Ron Napier, Head of Napier Investment Advisors, describes his worries over China's construction sector.