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As the Singapore government enters the second half of the electoral cycle, tackling the wealth gap will be a key thrust of its upcoming budget.
Thailand's beleaguered government faces trouble on two fronts: violent protests and corruption charges.
China's shadow-banking problems may have grabbed headlines, but its long-bubbling property sector still poses risks to the economy, analysts said.
China's Dongfeng Motor and PSA Peugeot Citroen will agree on Tuesday to a capital tie-up as part of a broader 3 billion euro fundraising.
China's central bank drained funds from the market on Tuesday after unexpectedly strong credit growth in January put downward pressure on rates.
China has widened a crackdown on prostitution, gambling and drug use to major provinces across the country, state-run news agencies said on Monday.
Growing signs that political limbo in Thailand is taking a toll on the economy is pressuring the Bank of Thailand (BOT) to pull the rate-cut trigger.
China has just settled one shadow-banking product's high-profile failure and another has emerged, with analysts expecting more potential defaults ahead.
The Bank of Japan (BOJ) kept monetary policy steady on Tuesday and maintained its upbeat assessment on the economy.
Skepticism abounds over whether Japan's long-promised economic reforms will ever materialize, but some analysts still expect the stock rally to continue.
South Korean media reported that the heavy snowfall was believed to have resulted in the collapse, but the cause was still being investigated.
A yuan settlement service by Australia’s stock exchange operator ASX and Bank of China marks another step in yuan’s development as a global currency.
Sources say Singapore state investor Temasek Holdings has approached SingTel to buy its $3.1 billion stake in Thai telecom company Shin Corp.
North Korean security chiefs and possibly even Supreme Leader Kim Jong-un himself should face international justice, U.N. investigators said.
Thailand slashed its economic growth forecast this year to 3.0 to 4.0 percent, following delays in investment projects and weak private consumption.
Japan's economy grew at a slower pace than expected at the end of 2013, stoking fears momentum has stalled, but some say the dip will prove fleeting.
BHP Billiton reported a 31 percent rise in first-half profit on Tuesday and signaled it would consider a dividend hike in August.
The Indian government trumpeted its record of growth and reform over the past decade in its last budget before an election it looks set to lose.
Concerns over Singapore's rising household debt levels may increase after data showed bankruptcy orders have risen to the highest level since 2009.
China's central bank is trying to take the punch bowl away from banks, but latest surge in bank lending figures show otherwise.
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Prinn Panitchpakdi, Thailand Country Head at CLSA, says Thai markets offer opportunities for long-term investors based on historical price-to-earnings and price-to-book valuations.
Sim Moh Siong, FX strategist at Bank of Singapore, expects the Fed to raise rates in September, which will help the U.S. dollar to resume its strength after a brief consolidation in this quarter.
Rob Subbaraman, chief economist, Asia ex-Japan at Nomura, says the Bank of Thailand is "overburdened" and more measures to help the economy must come from the fiscal policy and reforms.