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The Toronto Star sent reporter Raveena Aulakh to work undercover at a Bangladesh garment factory and found a nine-year-old girl working there.
Hundreds of thousands of people flooded the streets of Hanoi the Vietnamese capital on Sunday to bid a final farewell to a legendary war hero.
One of largest storms India has ever seen makes landfall later on Saturday.
With China vowing a new era of humble austerity, they may have met their most exotic adversary yet: an 2,300-ton, 295-foot-long puffer fish.
Walmart's decision to end a joint venture with Bharti Enterprises could force other global retailers to re-think their expansion plans into India.
China's export growth fizzled in September to post a surprise fall, data showed.
A cyclone powered its way inland over eastern India on Sunday leaving a swathe of destruction.
Foxconn, the Taiwanese electronics maker that supplies companies such as Apple and Sony, has admitted that student interns at one of its factories in China have worked shift patterns that are in violation of company policies.
Asia's economies face sluggish growth and high macro risks, weakened by the influx of easy money and China's slowing growth, according to Nomura.
Over the past decade, North Korea has begun to relax some control
Infosys posted quarterly profit that missed analyst estimates on a charge related to visa, but raised its fiscal year revenue guidance.
Singapore-listed food and beverage company Del Monte Pacific has acquired U.S.-based Del Monte Foods Consumer Products for $1.675 billion.
China's export engine is expected to have stalled in September, say economists.
Hong Kong Disneyland's planned new Iron Man attraction may be getting a lot of hype, but will it draw tourists from mainland China?
To win a business from a pension fund in Japan, it costs nights drinking at Club Godfather, a $200 cover charge and kimono-clad hostesses.
Sachin Tendulkar, the most prolific international run-scorer, will retire after playing his 200th test match at home against West Indies next month.
India is talking with JP Morgan and others to gain entry to benchmark indexes for emerging market debt in hopes to attract investment.
Chinese officials have voiced their concerns over the debt ceiling impasse, worried the stalemate could trigger a default.
China has achieved another world-beating status its leaders don't want: Biggest oil importer.
China launched a currency swap deal with the euro zone on Thursday, in the country's latest push to transform the yuan into a major world currency.
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Paul Haswell, Partner of Pinsent Masons, explains why more Asian technology players are seeking merger and acquisition opportunities in Europe.
Kim Eng Tan, Senior Director, Sovereign & International Public Finance Ratings, says the ongoing rout in oil markets will boost Thailand, South Korea and India, but weigh on oil exporter Malaysia.
Jim O'Donnell, Chief Investment Officer of Forward Management, attributes the disappointment over Alibaba's revenues to "expectations getting ahead of themselves."