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Small companies all over China are facing a credit squeeze, the New York Times reports.
Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group is expected to file the prospectus for its U.S. initial public offering next week, sources said on Wednesday.
China's first quarter GDP numbers have quelled the worst fears of a hard landing, with economists forecasting a growth pickup over the coming months.
The South Korean coast guard said on Wednesday more than 300 people were unaccounted for missing from a ferry sinking off the southwest coast.
China's economy grew 7.4 percent in the first quarter of this year, data on Wednesday showed.
Thailand's turbulent politics has shaken investor confidence, but the uncertainty won't derail the economy or the market, the Stock Exchange of Thailand's CFO said.
Political turmoil has cast a shadow over Turkey, but Mitsubishi tells CNBC the country remains attractive to the Japanese conglomerate.
Samsung Electronics is spending more to build its new flagship Galaxy S5 than the previous model despite a slowdown in the high-end smartphone market.
Baidu, China's leading internet search provider, has launched a mobile payment and wealth management platform.
India's wholesale prices-based inflation accelerated to a three-month high in March, driven up by increases in food and fuel costs.
Alibaba Group accelerated revenue growth in the crucial fourth quarter, a timely lift as it prepares for a public offering in the U.S.
Rio Tinto posted an 8 percent drop in first-quarter shipments compared with the previous quarter due to weather disruptions in Australia and Canada.
Hayman Capital's Kyle Bass believes Wall Street's recent declines in the biotech and social media sector shows cracks in the Japanese economy.
Underwhelming Chinese loan data prompted a sharp selloff in the country's stock markets Tuesday, but some analysts say the data is good news.
After last year's massive bullion buying spree, China's gold fever is set to cool in 2014, said the World Gold Council.
Singapore's property market has entered a standoff between bargain-seeking buyers and developers sticking to their pricing guns, with March sales dropping.
Australia has approved a second airport for Sydney, in the government's latest move to improve the infrastructure in the country's biggest city.
China will have investors on edge on Wednesday with the release of its GDP figures which are expected to show growth grinding down to a 5-year low.
Australia's central bank said economic developments have not swayed its resolve to keep interest rates steady for a while.
A U.S. Navy underwater drone sent to search for a missing Malaysian jetliner had its first mission cut short after exceeding its depth limit.
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Despite hitting a two-week low against the U.S. dollar, the Indian rupee remains poised for a "real trade-weighted appreciation", says Mirza Baig, Asian currency strategist at BNP Paribas.
China's stock market bull market remains intact, says Wong Kok Hoi, Founder & CIO at APS Asset Management
Ian Bright, senior economist at ING, discusses a survey which revealed that wedding budgets in Europe are shrinking due to the ripple effects of a slowing economy.