China on Tuesday began its annual Central Economic Work Conference (CEWC), where policymakers will set out the closely-watched 2014 growth target.» Read More
Singapore's police have pledged to share with the FBI evidence they collected in the death of Shane Todd, an American engineer found hanged in his Singapore apartment in June, Singaporean foreign minister, K. Shanmugam, said on Tuesday.
While it might be some time before AirAsia starts flying in India, the near $15 million deal that gives the budget carrier a 49 percent stake in a new Indian airline is restoring confidence in the turbulent sector.
A lobby group representing US technology companies is set to attack India for its domestic procurement policies at a congressional hearing Wednesday, in a sign of growing concern among multinationals about market access in the south Asian nation. The Financial Times reports.
The "reflationary" policies of Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe may be just what the economy needs, but it will come at the expense of Japan's fastest-growing demographic group: its so-called "silver savers.
BHP Billiton Ltd said authorities had asked it about its sponsorship of the 2008 Beijing Olympics and said it had complied with all applicable laws, after media reported it was facing an investigation.
Fears in China are rife that pollution is out of control after 6,000 dead pigs were cleared from a Shanghai river.
Cash-strapped Chinese solar panel maker Suntech Power is likely to be bailed out by the state, despite a temporary reprieve from some debt holders, as it struggles to cover a $541 million convertible bond.
Tech is about to come out of winter hibernation. This week: the U.S. gets to pre-order the BlackBerry Z10, and Samsung unveils the Galaxy S4.
World oil demand growth could fall short of forecasts in 2013, producer group OPEC said on Tuesday, citing economic risks in the euro zone and the United States.
Loose monetary policy by central banks around the world has made us sick, according to Societe Generale's former strategist Dylan Grice, who says that cheap money has caused divisions in society and in some cases could even add to the risk of war.
Could the successful listing of a Hong Kong pawn shop, whose shares surged over 30 percent on their debut Tuesday, be the catalyst that injects life back into the city's lackluster IPO market?
India's industrial output expanded for the first time in three months in January, an early sign that Asia's third largest economy may have turned a corner but it likely won't prevent the central bank from easing monetary policy further.
Talk of a "great rotation" out of bonds and into equities is misleading, according to Lombard Odier.
The most important number for COMEX gold is $1,540 an ounce. This has determined the precious metal's course in the past and could do so going forward.
South Korea's central bank is expected to hold fire, keeping its policy rate steady for a fifth straight month, while the odds of at least one more cut this year have increased as the local economy struggles to gain momentum.
It is likely to be tough, but China's new leadership needs to do less and not more if it wants an economy driven by consumption rather than investment and exports.
Fierce lobbying by central government agencies and debt-laden local governments is keeping the hawks at China's central bank in check for now.
Alicia Yap, Barclays's Head of China Internet Research and Asia Ex-Japan Equity Research, explains why she is still positive on Chinese social networking company Renren despite the current quarter's weak guidance.
Shanghai government officials were scrambling to solve the mystery of nearly 3,000 dead pigs dumped in a suburban river that is an important source of the city's drinking water, the latest environmental crisis to hit China. The Financial Times reports.
KFC parent Yum Brands Inc reported an unexpected 2 percent rise in February sales at established restaurants in China, boosted by Chinese New Year and easing worries about a food safety scare that drove away customers.
Glen Wood, Head of Sales, Global at Mitsubishi UFJ Morgan Stanley Securities, outlines the raft of investment opportunities in Japan right now.
Joshua Meltzer, Fellow, Global Economy and Development at Brookings Institute, explains why a TPP will be beneficial to Asia.
Steven Holland, Founder & CEO at The Holland Group, says he is strongly in favor of more banking regulations.