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The monthly minimum wage in Beijing, Shanghai and Tianjin will go up by between 11.4 percent and 12.3 percent, according to the China News Service.
For those Chinese firms positioned for a strengthening currency, the recent yuan weakening may spell significant earnings hit, analysts at Nomura say.
Singapore's Oversea-Chinese Banking Corp has made an offer to buy Wing Hang Bank for HK$38.428 billion ($4.95 billion).
There is no better time to raise Japan’s sales tax, former vice finance minister Eisuke Sakakibara said on Tuesday as a rise in the tax kicked in.
The Australia dollar jumped to its highest level in four months after the Reserve Bank of Australia left interest rates unchanged at a record low of 2.5 percent.
China's biggest banks more than doubled the level of bad loans they wrote off last year, in a sign that financial strains are mounting as growth slows. The FT reports.
Developing Asia will maintain steady economic growth in 2014 as higher demand from developed markets' recovery will offset China's slowdown, the ADB said.
The official Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) showed manufacturing activity continuing to expand in March, while the final HSBC PMI reading fell to an eight-month low of 48.
After 10 years of rising home prices, Hong Kong's real estate market is poised for a correction.
A frugal mindset and disruptive technology are shaking up the banking scene in India, giving 300 million dwellers a chance to get a bank account.
Business sentiment among Japanese corporates improved in the three months to March, the closely-watched Tankan survey showed on Tuesday.
China's producer prices have been declining for the longest period since the Asian financial crisis and pose a real threat to the economy, says JP Morgan.
Social media service Weibo, sometimes called the Twitter of China, will list on Nasdaq under the ticker symbol WB.
Real estate investors looking to snap up a property in Hong Kong can expect discounts to remain a trend for some time to come.
It’s the story of the day: authorities seized assets from those connected to the former security chief embroiled in a graft scandal.
Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott said on Monday there was no time limit on the hunt for Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370.
North Korea fired more than 500 rounds of artillery in a drill on Monday, South Korea's defense ministry said.
It is wrong to describe a recent corporate debt default in China as a 'Lehman' or 'Bear Stearns' moment, BlackRock's Asia Pacific chairman told CNBC.
The recent collapse of a Chinese developer has raised fears over the stability of the mainland property sector, but Vincent Lo, CEO of Shanghai-based developer Shui On Land, says defaults will remain contained.
Japan's industrial output tumbled 2.3 percent in February from a month earlier, well short of analyst forecasts for a 0.3 percent increase.
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Nicole Wong, regional head of Property Research at CLSA, says China's property market is seeing improving conditions on the back of supportive policies.
The European Central Bank emphasized on the open-ended nature of its bond-buying program Thursday, which will likely be supportive of equities, says Dan Scott, vice president of Credit Suisse.
Nicholas Ferres, investment director, Global Asset Allocation at Eastspring Investments, explains why China's growth target for 2015 "doesn't make sense."