As the outperformance of New Zealand's economy begins to taper, the government should focus on ensuring a 'rock solid' economy, New Zealand's Treasury Secretary said.» Read More
India raised import taxes on gold and silver but concerns about the slowing economy and fears of more capital outflows kept up pressure on the ailing rupee.
China has overtaken Japan in visitor numbers to South Korea for the first time on record in the first half of this year, ending Japanese dominance of the market, says Nomura.
Australia is the world's most expensive destination for foreign students, but thanks to a weakening currency, the popular venue is set to become more affordable.
In a sign of its growing strength in China, Ford said that demand there for the Focus helped make the model the world's top-selling car in the first quarter.
A Chinese automotive association is collecting data on the price of all foreign cars sold in the country for a government agency that has fined companies for price-fixing in sectors ranging from milk powder to jewelry.
Fund managers are more downbeat on emerging market equities than they have been in the last 12 years, as allocations to the sector sink to their lowest levels since November 2001 according to a new survey.
Australia's once-resilient economy may have finally succumbed to headwinds, but that won't impact the pace at which the country is minting millionaires, a new survey shows.
Ford CEO Alan Mulally said on Tuesday he was not overly concerned about a slowdown in growth in China, stressing it is still a "tremendous" market for the group.
Rapid rupee depreciation and sluggish economic activity have dashed hopes for a turnaround in India's economy. But, according to Credit Suisse, it's not all gloom and doom for the country.
The family of a British businessman murdered by the wife of a powerful Chinese politician seeks compensation for his death, criticizing China's government for ignoring their pleas.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is considering a corporate tax cut as a way to offset the potential economic drag of a planned two-stage hike in the sales tax.
Nearly a third of New Zealand's adult population is overweight, in an effort to solve the obesity epidemic and combat rising health costs, the country is deporting its fat people.
Disappointing second-quarter growth figures from Japan may have heightened calls for the government to delay a controversial hike in the country's consumption tax, but analysts argue that now remains the best time to deliver the measure.
With opinion polls indicating a win for the opposition Liberal-National coalition party, financial markets are, pricing in the likelihood of a change in government.
Singapore's GDP for the second quarter of the year was revised higher on Monday, leading some analyst to suggest the economy's gloomy times could soon be over.
Japan's disappointing growth figures for the second quarter highlight the absence of a factor crucial to a sustained revival: turnaround in corporate investment.
Japan's soaring national debt, already more than twice the size of its economy, has reached a new milestone, surpassing one quadrillion yen. The New York Times reports.
Chinese consumers are responding to a powerful new marketing tactic that plays to a widespread fear of food contamination - the promise of safe groceries sold online.
General Motors Co. has begun cutting its presence in South Korea after mounting labor costs and militant unionism triggered a rethink of its reliance on the country.
Japan's economy logged a third quarter of growth in the April to June quarter, but the increase was much smaller than expected.
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