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The cause of an Internet outage in China that rerouted millions of users to a U.S. website of a company which helps people get around Beijing's censorship may have been a cyberattack.
Talk of a slowdown in emerging markets is "overblown," Peter Sands told CNBC on Wednesday and he dismissed speculation the bank was a takeover target.
The Bank of Japan kept monetary policy steady on Wednesday and maintained its upbeat consumer inflation forecasts, following signs of economic recovery.
A local currency hit by months of political unrest, and skittish consumers spending less are keeping the pressure on Thai billionaire Dhanin Chearavanont.
While investors shunned emerging markets in 2013, frontier markets racked up stellar gains - but can they stage a repeat performance this year?
Hong Kong is one of the most unaffordable city to buy a property, according to the Demographia International Housing Affordability Survey.
Amid tensions over rising numbers of foreign workers in Singapore, a survey has revealed domestic firms will focus on hiring locals in 2014.
The Thai government declared a 60-day state of emergency to start on Wednesday, saying it wanted to prevent any escalation of more than two months of protests.
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The Japan-China relationship is one of the most important bilateral tie-ups in the world in terms of its impact on economic and regional stability.
If Marco Rubio hoped to use his first Asia trip to burnish foreign policy credentials for a possible White House run, he may have missed the mark.
There are not any issues brewing in China or Greece that could lead to the destabilization of global financial markets, said Charles Dallara—the architect of the Greek debt restructuring.
Chinese gold imports look set to fall from last year's record levels, adding to pressure on gold as analysts forecast a price decline for 2014.
China's workforce shrunk for the second straight year in 2013, a trend that's set to continue and have widespread implications for emerging markets.
Chinese tourists are expected to double by 2020, a new report from CLSA shows.
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As a political crisis in Thailand drags on, pressure is mounting on the country's central bank to lower interest rates.
China's push to reform shadow banking is set for its first big test as a high-yield trust investment product appears set to default.
Some are speculating a change to the BoJ's inflation target, but analysts told CNBC such a move could steer the nation's economic progress off track.
Nintendo shares slumped on Monday following a huge profit loss warning, but analysts told CNBC the company could be on the verge of a paradigm shift.
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Bill Shorten, opposition leader in Australia, says the free trade deal presents opportunities in sectors like services. He also discusses Australia's participation in the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank.
With Japan's economy improving, the Bank of Japan is unlikely to ease further, which means the yen will trade more like a normal currency, says Geoff Kendrick, head of Asia FX & Rates Strategy at Morgan Stanley.
Francis Cheung, head of China & Hong Kong strategy at CLSA, says China will cut interest rates as early as April, which will likely improve economic data for the second quarter.