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China's central bank reiterated on Thursday its pledge to maintain appropriate liquidity and to enhance the financial sector's ability to serve the real economy.
The Chinese already have a huge appetite for South Korean pop and fashion commodities. Now they're after another must-have item: a driver's license.
China's stimulus package designed to boost spending on infrastructure projects has raised the question of whether Beijing is resorting to its old ways.
Short-seller Jim Chanos tells CNBC that China is "panicking" now that its economy faces a slowdown and lending bubble.
Shopping centers in Asia have become the latest essential item on retail investors' shopping list, according to Jones Lang LaSalle (JLL).
Xiaomi is making great strides in the global smartphone race with two of its models ranking in a list of the world's top 10 bestselling smartphones.
Amid reports that China is considering relaxing house ownership restrictions, analysts have tipped the real estate sector as one to watch.
India's rupee is at more than seven-month highs, but the central bank governor isn't yet worried about the rise or whether it will affect exports.
Masayoshi Son, the man behind Japan's leading internet venture Softbank, is the country's wealthiest individual with a net worth of $19 billion, according to Forbes.
A debate on high-frequency trading and "rigged markets" has put Wall Street in a tizz this week. Now experts in Asia weigh in on the discussion.
China's spate of shadow banking defaults has spurred concerns over the entire segment's credit worthiness, but some players appear to be prospering.
Even as Australia’s mining sector struggles with a slowdown in China, analysts polled by CNBC still think there are some some diamonds in the rough.
China is cutting taxes for small firms and announcing plans to speed up railway construction, in its first step to steady its economy this year.
Online fashion retailer Asos posted a drop in profits as it boosts spending on international expansion, particularly into China.
Emerging markets have taken a beating overall in 2014, but analysts point to one 'BRIC' market as most attractive.
Apple and Samsung return to federal court for opening statements in their latest patent battle.
Recent resilience in the Australian dollar may have confused some investors, but Morgan Stanley says the upward momentum should remain for a while.
Despite China's consistently poor stock market track record, Goldman Sachs is upbeat on the outlook for stocks this year.
What a difference a few months can make. After being one of the most shunned asset classes last year, emerging markets are fast winning back investors' love.
China's focus on boosting consumption puts a billion new consumers into the world market and the impact is likely to be dramatic, says Li & Fung.
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Mark South, Beneficiary Communications Delegate at British Red Cross, says access to rural areas of Nepal remain difficult following a serious earthquake over the weekend.
Gaurav Sodhi, Resources Analyst at Intelligent Investor, says iron ore prices remain tied to the supply-demand response, so investors shouldn't get too carried away by recent gains.
Erwin Sanft, Head of China Strategy at Macquarie, says disappointment on credit easing and economic reforms are two factors that can stop China's stock market rally.