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India's northern Hindi-speaking belt, home to around half a billion people, is taking off after decades of trailing industrialized seaboard states in the west and south.
North Korea fired two short-range missiles into the sea Monday amid ongoing annual military exercises between Seoul and Washington.
Mt.Gox, the troubled Tokyo-based bitcoin exchange, tried to signal it was on the long road to recovery, stating it would look to restore the business and recover damages.
Last June, an affiliate of the Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba made an offer to its hundreds of millions of users: Give us your cash, and we will pay more than Chinese banks wil
By letting the yuan drop sharply against the U.S. dollar, Chinese authorities deterred excess inflows and proved the yuan not a constant one-way bet.
Strong growth dynamics driving Japan, China and South Korea economies should raise no particular concern in investors' minds.
Australian stocks have managed to buck declines striking much of the region, touching over five-year highs, but the gains could be getting lopsided.
China should remain the key focus this week, with the release of manufacturing activity data and the annual meeting of the National People’s Congress.
The final HSBC China Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) fell to 48.5 in February from 49.5 in January, its lowest in seven months.
After Airbus won against Boeing for the business of Japan Airlines last year, the firm's chief financial officer told CNBC Airbus was just "better."
China has overtaken Europe by building hundreds of thousands of masts to carry superfast 4G mobile signals. The FT reports.
Asian stock markets may suffer losses of as much as 2 percent Monday as investors shun equities, opting instead for relative safety, analysts said.
A group of knife-wielding men attacked a train station in southwestern China on Saturday, leaving at least 27 people dead and another 109 injured.
Activity in China's factory sector slowed to an 8-month low in February, a government survey showed, reinforcing signs of a modest slowdown in the economy as demand weakens.
Japan's Fast Retailing, which owns Uniqlo, is in talks to buy J. Crew, reported the Wall Street Journal, citing a source.
With concerns over China's financial system at the fore, all eyes will be on the meeting of the National People's Congress, next week.
The bitcoin exchange has lost nearly all the virtual currency in its systems and filed for bankruptcy protection.
As China's yuan heads toward its steepest ever weekly loss, some analysts told CNBC investors could be underestimating the importance of the move.
Subrata Roy, turned himself in after failing to appear at a hearing in a long-running dispute with the country's securities regulator.
Eight months of price rises suggest Japan is shaking off deflation, but analysts fear that it is still not getting the right kind of inflation.
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Chinese premier Li Keqiang's work report indicates that Beijing wants more than just "unsustainable, raw growth," says Kerry Brown, director, China Studies Centre at University of Sydney.
China's real estate boom hasn't had a positive impact on everyone in the country. CNBC's Eunice Yoon speaks to a land protester in the city of Shenzhen.
David Greene, head of Sales at AFEX, outlines his expectations for Thursday's European Central Bank meeting. He adds that the euro could see some stabilization after being hammered overnight.