The Japanese spent more than they saved in the 12 months ended March 2014, the first time that's happened since the data set began in 1955.» Read More
Following the Federal Reserve's decision to scale back its monetary stimulus, should investors brace for an exodus of funds out of emerging markets?
Asia is set to become the biggest market for Airbus, the company’s CEO told CNBC following a deal to supply new aircrafts to Malaysia’s AirAsiaX.
The price of bitcoin has plummeted by 50 percent after reports that the People's Bank of China is clamping down on the virtual currency.
Shares of Fu Shou Yuan International Group soared as much as 66 percent in their Hong Kong trading debut, leading a pack of first-day trading gains.
Citigroup has picked AIA as its partner in a deal that allows the insurer's products to be sold through the U.S. bank's network. The FT reports.
Despite another disappointing year for Chinese equities, mainland-focused hedge funds have produced solid gains, outperforming their equity indexes.
Malaysian long-haul budget carrier AirAsiaX announced an order for 25 Airbus A330-300 aircraft on Wednesday.
US-listed Chinese companies delivered in 2013. Time for investors to get over their fear of Chinese stocks, even given the stock scams of the past?
China's interbank lending rates jumped on worries over an impending withdrawal of liquidity, even as the central bank has held off injecting funds.
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has kept interest rates unchanged at 7.75 percent on Wednesday, defying expectations of a hike after the inflation rate surged in November.
JPMorgan Chase & Co, which is pushing to simplify operations, has put up for sale its Asia-based unit that makes investments in mid-sized companies.
The Nikkei climbed 2 percent on Wednesday amid talk that Japan's prime minister could add details to his economic reform plans this week.
China new home prices hit a fresh record growth rate in November, despite repeated measures by Beijing to cool the red-hot property sector.
Anti-government demonstrators in Thailand said they will step up their protests in an attempt to force Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra from office.
Japan reported a trade deficit of 1.292 trillion yen in November, slightly narrower than expectations.
Analysts say China may become an unlikely star of Asian emerging markets in 2014, outshining India, thanks to cheap valuations and reform optimism.
North Korea's execution of a high-ranking official suggests a ruler threatened by the economic elite's power. And the purge is likely far from over.
Macau's casinos may have bright earnings prospects, but after many of the shares more than doubled this year, is it too late to make a bet?
Singapore is one of the most forward thinking cities when it comes to sustainability, and now other Asian cities are looking to it for inspiration.
Reserve Bank of India governor Raghuram Rajan will be faced with a tough decision at the central bank's policy meeting this week.
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