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Two consortiums, including IBM and STMicroelectronics, have proposed building semiconductor wafer plants in India costing a total of $8 billion.
China looks to be lightening the load for its students, or perhaps it's just making them even better.
The recent crash in emerging market currencies may fool investors into thinking now is a good time to invest, but HSBC has warned the currencies could suffer further falls.
While many market players consider Friday the 13th an unlucky day, historical data proves that Japanese stocks have traditionally emerged unscathed from the superstition.
Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi isn't a household name just yet, but it could soon become a "disruptive force" in the global smartphone arena.
With the latest iPhone launch lacking its traditional éclat, it's time to treat Apple's Asian suppliers with caution, Goldman Sachs said.
All four men convicted of raping and murdering a 23-year-old woman in Delhi were sentenced to death on Friday.
Japan's government upgraded its assessment of the economy in September for the seventh time this year because of rising capital expenditure.
Bank Indonesia raised its benchmark interest rate by 25 basis points, surprising investors who widely expected the bank to keep rates on hold.
Recent market volatility spurred an exodus from Asia's high-yield bonds, but the region's growth story is intact and the segment still offers good value.
The recent crash in emerging market currencies could hit global oil demand if it continues, the International Energy Agency warned on Thursday, as it forecast an improvement in oil supply.
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) is ready to pull the trigger on reserve funds for any emerging economy that faces a current account crisis, the organization's deputy managing director said at the World Economic Forum in Dalian, China.
Singapore stepped up efforts to contain a rapid increase in household debt by tightening rules around unsecured credit late Wednesday.
Despite a deceleration in China's economic growth, the country is minting billionaires at an astonishing pace.
The New Zealand dollar rose to a one-month high against the greenback on Thursday after the Reserve Bank of New Zealand (RBNZ) said it is ready to raise interest rates next year, in what some analysts are calling the most hawkish comments from a major central bank.
Australia suffered a surprising drop in employment in August that pushed the jobless rate up to a four-year high of 5.8 percent.
HK's property developers are locked in a price war as measures to cool its expensive real estate markets force them to impose discounts to hit sales targets.
Satellite imagery suggests that N.Korea has restarted a research reactor capable of producing plutonium for weapons at its Yongbyon nuclear complex.
India's developers are holding on to a growing inventory of unsold apartments because of worries that discounts could cause a market rout. The New York Times reports.
Hello Kitty has engaged in a decidedly adults-only undertaking – brewing her own beer.
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