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Indian manufacturing and service sector activity fell for a third successive month in September, according to a HSBC report published on Wednesday.
India's rupee was the best performing global currency last month, a surprising bounce back for a currency that hit record lows in August.
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) sliced its growth expectations for emerging countries on Tuesday, but maintained them for advanced economies.
India's current account deficit is under control and the outlook remains positive, the country's central banker told CNBC.
Singaporean demand for London properties is heating up as a host of factors drive locals out of the local market and into the thriving U.K. capital.
The shutdown of the U.S. government could be bad news for Japan's economy and its efforts to revive its economy, an IMF official said on Tuesday.
Emerging market central banks could become as a new force that underpins the euro rally, according to Goldman Sachs.
North Korea said on Tuesday its military would be put on high alert and be ready to launch operations, stepping up tension.
In China, a country that values tradition and respect for its elders, a new law now allows seniors to take their children to court for neglect.
Holiday-makers are heading to Indonesia in droves, drawn by the nation's weakening currency, which has fallen 19 percent against the dollar this year.
The Indian government will have to rein in spending to meet its fiscal deficit target, and an austerity drive will not be affected by the election.
Airbus' first jet order from Japan Airlines, worth some $9.5 billion, marks the company's entrance into a market dominated by Boeing.
The rupiah has been one of the world's worst performing currencies this year, but Indonesia's Finance Minister said he was comfortable with its value.
The World Bank lowered its 2013 economic growth forecast for China and developing East Asia, but maintained that the region will power global growth.
Gold remains resilient and is set to strengthen on seasonal buying from India.
Airbus announced it had won its first jet order from Japan Airlines on Monday, breaking into the last major aviation market dominated by rival Boeing.
The spotlight returns to China this week after a week-long holiday while the rest of the world reacted to a shutdown in the U.S. government.
Wal-Mart Stores' retail plans with India partner Bharti Enterprises are "not tenable," an executive said.
Politicians like Chancellor George Osborne are off to China to try and drum up business. Will it work?
While the U.S. government shutdown and impending debt-ceiling debate has investors transfixed, they need to keep an eye on developments in Japan.
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