Japan's March retail sales plunged 9.7 percent on-year, well below expectations, after last year's sales were front-loaded ahead of a sales-tax hike.» Read More
Malaysian Airlines said MH370 pushed it to its worst quarter in over two years, hit by a drop in passenger traffic and a slump in China sales.
In China's mobile battleground, analysts say Tencent is a step ahead of rival Alibaba as the social networking firm makes strides in e-commerce.
Protesters seeking to oust Thailand's government intruded an air force compound on Thursday where the acting prime minister was, forcing him to flee.
Thailand's already tense politics may be poised to worsen, with some analysts saying Thursday's grenade and gun attack may be only the beginning.
While Japan clocked its fastest growth rate in over two years in the first quarter, economists warn it's too early to celebrate.
China's expansion of its oil operations is only part of the reason behind its rising conflict with Vietnam.
As Chinese firm Alibaba prepares for an IPO in the U.S., it's worth considering what online customers in China want.
Samsung has promised to pay compensation to employees who got cancer while working at its semiconductor plants across South Korea.
As anti-China riots in Southern Vietnam continue to escalate, the violence poses a risk to the country's appeal as a foreign investment destination.
There's one problem with consumer electronics giant Sony, according to analysts: it's not cool.
Japan's economy grew at an annualized pace of 5.9 percent in the first quarter, above expectations, data Thursday showed.
Thousands of Vietnamese set fire to foreign factories and rampaged in a reaction to Chinese oil drilling in Vietnam's part of the South China Sea.
Chinese police on Wednesday said they had charged the British former China head of drugmaker GlaxoSmithKline and other colleagues with corruption.
The PBOC's call on the lenders to give priority to first-time home buyers when allocating credit marks a policy shift for the government.
Sony said it would step up a broad restructuring to tackle bloated costs and exit some unprofitable businesses.
Jakarta Governor Joko Widodo secured the support of Indonesia's second-largest party, boosting his chances in the July presidential election.
Unassuming and media-shy, Jay Y. Lee is the unofficial heir-apparent to lead Samsung as the world's biggest tech group by sales approaches a crossroads.
Facebook said it may consider opening a sales office in China to provide more support to advertisers who use the website to reach customers overseas.
Australia's government has delivered the country's harshest budget in years, stoking a fierce debate as to whether pain is really necessary.
A confrontation may be on the cards between India's prominent central bank chief and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).
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Avi Silver, analyst at CLSA, discusses Apple's second-quarter earnings and revenue that beat analysts' expectations on Monday.
Joshua Meltzer, fellow in Global Economy and Development at Brookings Institution, discusses the sticking points in bilateral trade talks between the U.S. and Japan.
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said Monday that Washington's treaty commitments to Japan's security remain "iron-clad". CNBC's John Harwood reports.