The majority investor in Malaysia Airlines said on Friday it planned to cut its workforce by 30 percent, or 6,000 workers, in an effort to make the group profitable by 2017.» Read More
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The Bank of Japan reiterates its upbeat view that the economy is strong enough to weather 2014's tax hike without additional monetary policy measures.
China's plan for a property database has stalled amid resistance from local governments, highlighting the problems faced in fighting corruption.
The operator of Japan's crippled Fukushima nuclear plant on Thursday said another tank holding highly contaminated water is leaking.
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The Chinese authorities have issued instructions how to be "civilized" tourists, to ensure Chinese travelers don't give the country a bad name.
Singaporean corporations are more naive in their approach to anti-fraud and corruption practices in comparison to the rest of Asia, a survey found.
Chen Guangcheng, the Chinese dissident and legal rights activist, will be joining The Witherspoon Institute, a conservative think tank.
Perhaps Australia's central bank is close to ending its cycle of rate cuts. That's the talk after the latest central bank meeting.
The Asian Development Bank lowered its growth forecasts for emerging nations in the region and called for more changes to support the local economies.
A lack of detail about how the government will buffer the economy from a rise in sales tax adds pressure on the BoJ to step up its monetary stimulus.
Indonesian shares have been among the hardest-hit by recent market volatility, but some pockets still offer value, analysts said.
Workers who sit along a production line today are mostly men, unlike the 90s, where the industry was dominated by young Chinese women. The FT reports.
The world's largest economies are struggling to maximize the long-term economic potential of their labor forces, according to a new report.
Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has called for a cut in the country's corporate tax rate while confirming a hike in the sales tax.
India's "cloudy" outlook might pull the economy out of its doldrums, as a solid monsoon season may provide a boost, Credit Suisse said.
If recent weaker-than-expected economic data from Singapore is anything to go by, the city-state is heading for a quarterly growth contraction, economists say.
Tuesday marks the start of Golden Week in China, a week-long national holiday during which millions of mainlanders set off on vacation.
China's manufacturing activity sped up in September from the previous month, but still fell short of forecasts, official data showed on Tuesday.
Business sentiment in Japan rose to its highest level in almost six years in the September quarter, the closely-watched Tankan survey showed.
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Alvin Liew, Senior Economist at UOB, discusses his expectations for the euro zone inflation data due late Friday and how that will affect the European Central Bank's easing timeline.
Mohshin Aziz, Aviation Analyst at Maybank Investment Bank, hopes that Malaysia Airlines can provide details on its staff and capacity reduction at the announcement of restructuring plans late Friday.
Scott Phillips, Advisor at The Motley Fool Australia, says Virgin Australia's anaemic growth in full-year revenue is expected amid a tough aviation industry.