PM Abe has hinted that he may delay increasing tax, saying the move would be "meaningless" if it inflicted too much damage. The Financial Times reports.» Read More
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.
HTC has halted at least one of its four main manufacturing lines, and is outsourcing production as a sales slump puts pressure on its cash flow.
The Australian government hiked its debt borrowing limit by two-thirds in a bid to alleviate concerns over a fiscal crisis.
Shares of Apple's Asia-based supply chain plunged on Wednesday after the consumer electronics giant's latest product lineup failed to wow investors.
Australian inflation rose more than expected, sending the Aussie to a 4-1/2 month high as markets pruned back chances of further interest rates cut.
China Central Television has criticized Samsung Electronics for charging customers to repair devices which are defective due to manufacturing error.
China is to further internationalize its currency by allowing Singapore-based investors to buy renminbi-denominated securities. The FT reports.
In the battle to become the global messaging app of choice, many developers have brought out some large marketing guns that promises overseas growth.
China's manufacturing sector may have slipped into a contractionary phase in October following two months of expansion, according to Nomura.
China signaled concern that ample credit could fuel inflation as house prices jumped the most in three years, with double-digit gains in major cities.
China shares have enjoyed a three-month-long rally and now it's time for investors to turn selective, analysts said.
Abandoned by investors at the height of Fed taper talk, emerging market equities are back on the run, and ETFs are a great way to play them.
CNBC highlights just some of the rising stars that are making waves in key smartphone markets like India and China.
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