An explosion caused by a gas leak killed 24 people and injured 271 in Taiwan's second city, sending flames shooting 15 stories into the air, setting entire blocks ablaze and reducing small shops to rubble.» Read More
Emerging markets' currencies are crashing, and their central banks are busy tightening policy, trying to stabilize the financial markets. Who is to blame for this state of affairs?
A Thai Airways plane carrying more than 280 people skidded off the runway while landing at Bangkok's main airport, injuring 14 passengers.
Sentiment towards China has definitely turned a corner following the latest batch of data from the world's second-largest economy.
The stars appear to be realigning for Japan after winning a highly-contested race to host the 2020 Summer Olympics and posted revised second-quarter growth figures.
The Obama administration's push for a military strike against Syria has highlighted the regimes that support Assad, including a distant ally: North Korea. The Global Post reports.
Australia's election campaign is over – signaling a boost to business confidence that could encourage the RBA to delay another interest rate cut.
Economic data from China, central bank meetings in Indonesia and the Philippines, and inflation and trade numbers from India are in the lineup.
Japan's economy expanded much faster than initially expected in the second quarter, heightening the case for Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to proceed with a planned sales tax hike next year.
China's annual consumer inflation rate rose 2.6 percent in August, official data showed on Monday, in line with market expectations and little changed from the previous month's 2.7 percent rise.
British manufacturer McLaren opens its showroom doors in China as it races to catch up with rivals in the world's second-largest luxury car market.
India's corporate titans warns the government to fix the problems, or they will expand their business abroad and deprive the economy of investment.
Tokyo will host the summer Olympic games in 2020.
China's exports rose more than expected in August, adding to evidence that the world's second-largest economy may have avoided a sharp slowdown.
Australia's conservative leader Tony Abbott swept into office in a landslide election on Saturday, as voters punished the outgoing Labor government.
Basketball star Dennis Rodman returned on Saturday from his second visit to North Korea this year where he again met the country's leader Kim Jong-un.
Authorities are investigating British drugmaker GlaxoSmithKline for violations of US anti-bribery laws in China after Chinese government officials accused the company of bribing doctors.
The U.S. Committee on Foreign Investment has cleared the way for Shuanghui's proposed $4.7 billion acquisition of Smithfield Foods.
EPA-certified, the new 2014 hybrid gets about 10 percent better fuel economy around town than the original Toyota Prius.
Despite the selloff, South Asia's markets have further to fall, Goldman Sachs said, cutting its targets for the region.
Talk that the BOJ could ramp up its aggressive monetary easing program should the government press ahead with a controversial rise in the country's sales tax is gaining ground.
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Deborah Elm, Executive Director at Asian Trade Centre, describes what's next on the global trade agenda after New Delhi refused to sign off on a trade-facilitation deal.
Erwin Sanft, Head of China & HK Equity Research at Standard Chartered, says credit supply data is crucial for Chinese equity markets. He expects a pick-up in money supply going forward.
Jesper Bargmann, Head of Trading Markets, Singapore at Nordea, says the participation rate in Friday's nonfarm payrolls report will be key.