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Japanese authorities warned of an imminent tsunami just over 3 feet high for the Fukushima region after a major earthquake off the country's coast.
A top Chinese leader has promised "unprecedented" economic and societal reforms at the Communist Party's plenum meeting next month, state media reported on Saturday.
As competition at the top end of the smartphone sector heats up, analysts warn Samsung Electronics could be starting to lose its earnings momentum.
Wal-mart's decision to suspend expansion plans in India is a reminder it has a way to go before it becomes an attractive investment destination.
Samsung could be readying itself to release a product in direct competition to Google's Glass device, according to a patent application posted in October.
Boeing has secured commitments for around 200 of its 737 Max aircraft, the upgraded variant of its short-haul planes, from multiple Chinese customers.
The Philippines' economic "sweet spot" may protect it from the next wave of concerns over when the Fed will begin to taper its asset purchases.
Investors are failing to factor in the very real risk of China scaling back on its U.S. government debt holdings, economist Stephen Roach told CNBC.
China has launched a new benchmark lending rate that guides commercial banks in setting interest rates when lending to their best customers.
A Chinese newspaper that publicly called on police to release a detained reporter has run a second headline demanding his freedom. The FT reports.
A rise in Japan's key inflationary gauge Friday raised hopes its deflationary demons are long gone, but analysts told CNBC there was work to be done.
Singapore's central bank and stock market operator are conducting an extensive review of recent share price volatility in three companies.
While the huge write-off in bad debt by China's top five banks in the first-half is being regarded as a red flag, some experts say it is positive.
Industry competition, currency volatility and labor costs are the biggest bugbears for Singaporean financial executives.
LG Electronics reported its lowest quarterly profit for 2013 as its mobile business slipped due to the cost of marketing its latest smartphone.
Wal-Mart, the world's biggest retailer, is expanding its China business as it seeks to raise profitability in a slowing retail sector.
A spike in China money market rates has sent jitters through global markets, but experts say they don't expect a repeat of June's cash crunch.
Indian journalism appears bold while attacking the prime minister and subdued when it had to investigate a billionaire. The NYT reports.
Agricultural Bank of China is considering a bid for Hong Kong-listed Wing Hang Bank as its first acquisition outside its home market.
China's manufacturing activity expanded in October thanks to rising new orders, a survey from HSBC showed on Thursday.
While foreign markets offer cheap valuations, they continue to underperform U.S.-based assets and U.S. markets. says Meb Faber, CIO at Cambria Investment Management.
Mark O'Byrne, Executive and Research Director at GoldCore, says waning support for the Swiss referendum could be a headwind for gold prices in the short run.
Andrew Colquhoun, Head of Asia-Pacific Sovereigns at Fitch Ratings, explains why the agency plans to review Japan's ratings by end of 2014. The country is currently rated A+ with a negative outlook.