The Japanese spent more than they saved in the 12 months ended March 2014, the first time that's happened since the data set began in 1955.» Read More
Supporters of Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra promised on Sunday to get tough with anti-government protesters paralyzing parts of Bangkok.
A failure to address emerging market turmoil could pave the way for another financial crisis, Indian central bank chief Raghuram Rajan told CNBC.
With investor worries about spillover effects on commodities by a slowing Chinese economy, Beijing has its eye on a key resource—rare earth minerals in North Korea.
China aims for economic growth of between 7 and 8 percent, a level that is good for the country and the world, China's central bank governor said.
Mobile gaming companies are making money worldwide, but in one country in particular they're really cleaning up.
President Barack Obama held talks with the Dalai Lama on Friday, prompting China to ask why the White House ignored Beijing's warnings.
Singapore appears to have stage-managed an enviable feat in its latest budget: combining increased social spending while avoiding a tax hike for the wealthy.
Australia – one of the most expensive property markets in the world - is still a top choice for affluent Asian investors, despite bubble fears.
China has the capacity to manage shadow banking which is not yet a global systemic issue, U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew said on Friday.
Signs of weakness in China’s economy have cast a shadow over a stock market that was just enjoying a run of strength.
Youth unemployment has created "a generation at risk", with worldwide youth unemployment forecast to rise to 12.8 percent by 2018.
With China's economy showing fresh signs of weakness, questions are rising over whether the country can protect its 7-plus percent growth rate.
Australian Finance Minister told CNBC he was not satisfied with the performance of Australia's economy, and said it could do much better.
India can potentially achieve economic growth of 7.8 percent and help eradicate poverty by implementing key reforms, McKinsey said.
This options trader thinks Chinese stocks will rally into the end of the month.
Singapore's economy grew at a much faster pace than earlier thought in the final quarter of 2013, revised figures showed on Thursday.
Bitcoin investors were left frustrated Thursday as a planned resumption of withdrawals from major exchange Mt Gox hit a hitch.
Japanese exports rose 9.5 percent in January from a year earlier, below analyst expectations in a Reuters poll for a 12.6 percent rise, data showed.
China's manufacturing activity slowed to a seven-month low in February, a private survey showed on Thursday, once again stirring concerns over the health of the world's second-largest economy.
Thailand's political upheaval may be driving tourists away, but they'll likely rush into the waiting arms of neighboring countries, Credit Suisse said.
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