Shares in Australian health insurer Medibank Private debuted at a premium to their issue price on Tuesday after raising A$5.7 billion ($4.91 billion).» Read More
British manufacturer McLaren opens its showroom doors in China as it races to catch up with rivals in the world's second-largest luxury car market.
India's corporate titans warns the government to fix the problems, or they will expand their business abroad and deprive the economy of investment.
Tokyo will host the summer Olympic games in 2020.
China's exports rose more than expected in August, adding to evidence that the world's second-largest economy may have avoided a sharp slowdown.
Australia's conservative leader Tony Abbott swept into office in a landslide election on Saturday, as voters punished the outgoing Labor government.
Basketball star Dennis Rodman returned on Saturday from his second visit to North Korea this year where he again met the country's leader Kim Jong-un.
Authorities are investigating British drugmaker GlaxoSmithKline for violations of US anti-bribery laws in China after Chinese government officials accused the company of bribing doctors.
The U.S. Committee on Foreign Investment has cleared the way for Shuanghui's proposed $4.7 billion acquisition of Smithfield Foods.
EPA-certified, the new 2014 hybrid gets about 10 percent better fuel economy around town than the original Toyota Prius.
Despite the selloff, South Asia's markets have further to fall, Goldman Sachs said, cutting its targets for the region.
Talk that the BOJ could ramp up its aggressive monetary easing program should the government press ahead with a controversial rise in the country's sales tax is gaining ground.
While the world will be focused on the G20 Summit this weekend, there is one event that will top all others for Japan: the vote on who will host the 2020 Olympics.
Madrid, Istanbul and Tokyo parade before the Games' organizing body in a "least ugly" contest as they attempt to conceal their blemishes and win the right to host the 2020 Olympics.
For the first time ever, the Chinese yuan is one of the world's ten most frequently traded currencies, according to a Bank of International Settlements (BIS) survey.
Improvements in China's economy likely led to double-digit import growth and a steady pickup in exports in August, data due out Sunday is expected to show.
The Australian central bank's attempts to talk down its currency have backfired as markets have pushed up both borrowing costs and the dollar on a view its easing cycle may be over.
McDonald's Singapore hasn't served up any leaping lizards, with lab tests ending the reptile ruckus that erupted after a customer claimed her Sausage McMuffin contained a baby lizard.
Analysts are announcing ever-more-dire pronouncements on the country's prospects. And yet some foreign investors are not only ignoring the warnings, they are buying more shares.
A U.S. economic recovery would benefit – not hurt – emerging markets, the chief financial officer (CFO) of Standard Chartered Bank told CNBC.
Aussie teen who has built an online following by leaking pictures of upcoming Apple products has done it again, showing off the latest iPhone ahead of its expected launch next week.
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Gerhard Schreiner, owner & CEO at Schreiner Fine Jewelry, says demand for high-end jewelry usually increases in tandem with fears surrounding a financial crisis.
Ultra-wealthy are now holding more cash - a sign that they are nervous about putting money into today's markets. Kelvin Tay, MD & Regional CIO, Southern APAC at UBS Wealth Management, discusses.
This episode of "Inside China" takes a look at the buzz in Shanghai, China's financial capital, after the start of a historic stock connect program.