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Australian officials are weighing when to deploy an underwater robot for the hunt of missing Malaysia Airlines jet, now in its sixth fruitless week.
Following a moderation in Singapore's growth, economists warn the city-state's growth trajectory could be volatile for the remainder of the year.
A long dry season in the East has left Asia's premier tea-growing regions parched and could lead to a rise in tea prices, analysts said.
India's online retailers have seen renewed interest with big names like Flipkart and Myntra attracting hundreds of millions of dollars in funding.
The Nikkei 225 finished its worst trading week since March 2011 on Friday, with analysts highlighting a change in sentiment towards Japan's benchmark index.
A sea hunt for the missing Malaysian jet resumed in the Indian Ocean where an underwater sensor made the fifth detection of a signal in recent days.
Malaysia's government has begun investigating authorities to determine why opportunities to track Flight MH370 were missed.
It will be weeks before results are in for India's national elections, but investors have already picked their favorite.
Chinese importers' defaults on soybean cargos may spur debt concerns, but such defaults aren't unusual and China's soybean business has been struggling.
With India's 16th national election under way, some parties appear to have an edge as technology, social media and big data play a key role in connecting with voters.
China's consumer prices rose 2.4 percent in March from the year-ago period, official data showed on Friday, just shy of a Reuters poll for a 2.5 percent increase.
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Shares in Fast Retailing tumbled to a five-month low early Friday after the operator cut its full-year operating profit forecast by 6.7 percent.
The latest acoustic signal detected was unlikely to be from the missing plane, Australian officials said on Friday.
The fastest growing messaging application in the world told CNBC they are struggling to break into the world's second largest economy.
Chinese importers have defaulted on nearly $300 million of U.S. and Brazilian soybean cargoes, the biggest in a decade, as buyers struggle to get credit.
China will ease restrictions on overseas investments by local firms and deals below $1 billion will not need approval, the country's commission said.
Budget carrier Tigerair has had a bumpy ride recently, but CEO Koay Peng Yen, told CNBC he's confident the firm will turn things around.
Investors in Hong Kong and Shanghai will soon be able to trade shares in each other’s equity markets, the Financial Times reports.
The emerging market carry trade is back on, helping chase up the very assets sold off last year amid concerns U.S. interest rates would rise.
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Prinn Panitchpakdi, Thailand Country Head at CLSA, says Thai markets offer opportunities for long-term investors based on historical price-to-earnings and price-to-book valuations.
Sim Moh Siong, FX strategist at Bank of Singapore, expects the Fed to raise rates in September, which will help the U.S. dollar to resume its strength after a brief consolidation in this quarter.
Rob Subbaraman, chief economist, Asia ex-Japan at Nomura, says the Bank of Thailand is "overburdened" and more measures to help the economy must come from the fiscal policy and reforms.