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By letting the yuan drop sharply against the U.S. dollar, Chinese authorities deterred excess inflows and proved the yuan not a constant one-way bet.
Strong growth dynamics driving Japan, China and South Korea economies should raise no particular concern in investors' minds.
Australian stocks have managed to buck declines striking much of the region, touching over five-year highs, but the gains could be getting lopsided.
China should remain the key focus this week, with the release of manufacturing activity data and the annual meeting of the National People’s Congress.
The final HSBC China Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) fell to 48.5 in February from 49.5 in January, its lowest in seven months.
After Airbus won against Boeing for the business of Japan Airlines last year, the firm's chief financial officer told CNBC Airbus was just "better."
China has overtaken Europe by building hundreds of thousands of masts to carry superfast 4G mobile signals. The FT reports.
Asian stock markets may suffer losses of as much as 2 percent Monday as investors shun equities, opting instead for relative safety, analysts said.
A group of knife-wielding men attacked a train station in southwestern China on Saturday, leaving at least 27 people dead and another 109 injured.
Activity in China's factory sector slowed to an 8-month low in February, a government survey showed, reinforcing signs of a modest slowdown in the economy as demand weakens.
Japan's Fast Retailing, which owns Uniqlo, is in talks to buy J. Crew, reported the Wall Street Journal, citing a source.
With concerns over China's financial system at the fore, all eyes will be on the meeting of the National People's Congress, next week.
The bitcoin exchange has lost nearly all the virtual currency in its systems and filed for bankruptcy protection.
As China's yuan heads toward its steepest ever weekly loss, some analysts told CNBC investors could be underestimating the importance of the move.
Subrata Roy, turned himself in after failing to appear at a hearing in a long-running dispute with the country's securities regulator.
Eight months of price rises suggest Japan is shaking off deflation, but analysts fear that it is still not getting the right kind of inflation.
The chief executive officer of Australia’s airline Qantas, Alan Joyce, told CNBC he was going to take a 38 percent pay cut on his $5 million salary.
The latest figures from Singapore's Infocomm Development Authority (IDA) show that SMS messaging fell to a 6 year low in 2013.
Data on Friday suggest a firm start to the year for Japan's economy, but economists note that consumers may be spending more now before April's sales-tax hike.
Bad loans are plaguing Vietnam's banks, with the problem's magnitude remaining a mystery, but investors are still pushing the stock market higher.
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While Saudi Arabia's bourse is largely energy-centric, there are investment opportunities in the banking and healthcare sectors, says Robert Parker, senior advisor, Credit Suisse.
If this "cat and mouse" play between Greece and the euro zone drags on, there may be an accidental "Grexit", says Willem Nabarro, head of European Equities for Asia at Exane BNP Paribas.
Shane Oliver, head of Investment Strategy & chief economist at AMP Capital, explains why the "gradual rebalancing" underway in China's economy is the way to go.