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Investors are fully aware that Japan's tensions with its neighbors have an important economic dimension, says one expert.
Shares of Singapore's Rowsley surged 38 percent on Monday after the investment firm planned to buy a huge site in Malaysia's Iskandar region and a top architectural firm by issuing up to S$581 million in new shares.
Block deals hit a record $57.3 billion this year as they become the mainstay of Asian investment banks, bringing relief to IPO-starved equity capital markets (ECM) bankers in the region.
Rich Chinese are buying bicycles that cost more than the average citizen makes in three years, motivated by nostalgia for the days when two wheels were the primary means of transport.
Where does a major bond investor take their cash if they want to steer clear of the euro zone's troubles but don't have the stomach for emerging markets? The answer, for a growing number of Japanese funds, is Poland.
As cellphone demand across the developing world rises, some rural areas still lack network signals, leading operators to tap solar power to connect "the unsignalled".
China has lowered the bar for companies to list overseas to ease pressure on domestic stock markets where more than 800 companies are waiting for approval of their initial public offerings.
Only three chief executives from mainland China make the top 100 in the latest ranking of corporate leaders' long-term performance – indicating that Chinese companies still have work to do to catch up with global competitors.
A Park will be back in South Korea's presidential mansion come February, and the big businesses, or chaebol, that dominate the country's economy will be breathing a sigh of relief that her left-wing challenger did not win Wednesday's presidential vote.
Japan launched its second-ever trade complaint against China at the World Trade Organization on Thursday, challenging Beijing's claim that Japanese steel firms are competing unfairly in the world's biggest steel market.
House Speaker John Boehner called off a vote on Thursday to raise taxes for wealthy Americans, bringing the country on the brink of going over the "fiscal cliff."
China National Petroleum Corp (CNPC) has emerged as the frontrunner to take over Iraq's West Qurna-1 oilfield from Exxon Mobil, a move that would diminish Western oil influence in Iraq a decade after the U.S.-led invasion.
It may be the season of giving, but it's also the season for shopping. CNBC's Deirdre Wang Morris hits the streets of Singapore amid the holiday cheer, and finds out why this is also the season for survival for retailers.
Although many investors and government officials in Asia have one eye on the ongoing negotiations between the US President and Congress to avert the fiscal cliff, Asian stock and bond markets have shown few signs of nerves.
Narendra Modi won a fourth successive term as the chief minister of India's Gujarat state on Thursday, a victory that could launch the prime ministerial ambitions of one of the country's most controversial leaders.
Millions of North Koreans believe their supreme leader, Kim Jong Un, is Time's "man of 2012," the New York Daily News reported.
EU regulators are poised to accuse Samsung Electronics of breaking competition rules in filing patent lawsuits against rival Apple, in the EU's first formal challenge to the consumer electronic industry's patent wars.
Japan's December rally has handed Asia's struggling stock traders an early Christmas present as the rare flurry of activity in Tokyo helps make an otherwise bleak year end on a brighter note.
Apple lost a key battle to patent its 'pinch-to-zoom' technology, in the latest skirmish between the tech giant and Samsung, its fiercest competitor.
South Korea's first woman president-elect Park Geun-hye has made an ambitious campaign pledge of promising to lift the country's benchmark stock index to the 3,000 mark during her five-year term. But analysts say that may not be possible given the fact that the stock market is dependent more on external factors.
Jesper Koll , Managing Director & Head of Japanese Equity Research of JPMorgan Securities Japan breaks down Japan's GDP and inflation data for CNBC's Cash Flow. .
Andrew Holland, CEO of Ambit Investment Advisors breaks down the market impact of India's recent state elections for CNBC's Cash Flow.
Erwin Sanft, Head of China & HK Equity Research at Standard Chartered talks to CNBC's Cash Flow about the current spate of IPOs in China.