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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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In identifying which banks would be top choices for 2014, CNBC conducted a surveys based on themes that are currently being explored by various analysts.
Malaysia's economy may take a hit as tourists avoid the country in the wake of the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines' flight 370.
India's central bank on Tuesday left its benchmark interest rate unchanged at 8 percent in a widely anticipated move.
Inflation in India remains sticky and that's reason enough not to expect interest rates to fall anytime soon, says India's Kotak Mahindra Bank.
Malaysian authorities changed their account of the critical last communication from the missing Malaysian jet.
The monthly minimum wage in Beijing, Shanghai and Tianjin will go up by between 11.4 percent and 12.3 percent, according to the China News Service.
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With falling oil prices and a regional power play underway, the task of diversifying Saudi Arabia's economy is seen with increasing urgency.
Paul Bloxham, chief economist for Australia & NZ at HSBC, says upbeat comments from the Reserve Bank of Australia means the central bank could keep rates on hold for the rest of 2015.
Speaking to CNBC at the Asian Development Bank's annual meeting in Baku, Arun Jaitley, minister of finance of India, discusses the controversy surrounding the minimum alternative tax.