The splashy initial public offering of the Chinese e-commerce site Alibaba should scare Amazon.com for one reason: taxes. USA Today reports.» Read More
A Chinese newspaper that publicly called on police to release a detained reporter has run a second headline demanding his freedom. The FT reports.
A rise in Japan's key inflationary gauge Friday raised hopes its deflationary demons are long gone, but analysts told CNBC there was work to be done.
Singapore's central bank and stock market operator are conducting an extensive review of recent share price volatility in three companies.
While the huge write-off in bad debt by China's top five banks in the first-half is being regarded as a red flag, some experts say it is positive.
Industry competition, currency volatility and labor costs are the biggest bugbears for Singaporean financial executives.
LG Electronics reported its lowest quarterly profit for 2013 as its mobile business slipped due to the cost of marketing its latest smartphone.
Wal-Mart, the world's biggest retailer, is expanding its China business as it seeks to raise profitability in a slowing retail sector.
A spike in China money market rates has sent jitters through global markets, but experts say they don't expect a repeat of June's cash crunch.
Indian journalism appears bold while attacking the prime minister and subdued when it had to investigate a billionaire. The NYT reports.
Agricultural Bank of China is considering a bid for Hong Kong-listed Wing Hang Bank as its first acquisition outside its home market.
China's manufacturing activity expanded in October thanks to rising new orders, a survey from HSBC showed on Thursday.
A Chinese newspaper pleaded with police to release a reporter accused of defamation in an unusual public rebuke amid a wider government crackdown.
Financial services professionals based in Singapore – Southeast Asia’s financial hub – have high hopes for bonuses this year, according to a new survey.
Professor Moorad Choudhry discusses the almost unseemly scramble to get on board the Chinese economic powerhouse train.
Europe's largest maker of semiconductors said it will look to emerging markets after posting a $142 million third-quarter net loss.
A Chinese property developer has reportedly painted fake windows on an economical housing development in the city of Qingdao.
Emerging markets may have dodged a liquidity draining bullet with the tapering delay, but the reprieve is only temporary, said Pimco's Ramin Toloui.
China stocks hit two-week lows on Wednesday after reports emerged that top Chinese lenders wrote off nearly £4 billion in bad debt for year's first six months.
Apple's biggest smartphone rival, Samsung, has overtaken the Cupertino-based company when it comes to brand simplicity.
GlaxoSmithKline's pharmaceutical and vaccine sales to China tumbled 61 percent in the third quarter, with the drugmaker hit by an ongoing bribery investigation.
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