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In China, cultural traditions are under threat as village life, the bedrock of Chinese culture, disappears amid rapid urbanization, the NY Times reports.
A "hard landing" for China, the world's second-largest economy would have global repercussions. What are the risks and who's most vulnerable?
Protesters in Thailand gathered in Bangkok's busy tourist area of Chinatown for the third and final day of marches before Sunday's general election.
Toyota has told U.S. safety officials that seat material in several vehicles has failed to meet fire retardation standards and could face recall.
As the world's second-biggest economy rings in the Year of the Horse, global financial group REORIENT says China remains safe from a hard landing.
The markets will continue to grapple with emerging market fallout, due to lower liquidity stemming from the Federal Reserve's tapering policy.
Bitcoin received some good news on Friday with a prominent exchange resuming trading after a clampdown by the People's Bank of China.
Better than expected inflation data out of Japan has put its central bank’s 2 percent inflation target well within sight, analysts told CNBC.
Extreme weather poses one of the biggest risks to the global economy, experts warn, with some of world's largest cities in danger of being caught off-guard.
Emerging markets may be coming under the cosh, but there are five reasons to be positive on the Philippines, according to Capital Economics.
Anti-corruption crusader Arvind Kejriwal is scrambling to dispel fears that his populism and rabble rousing could be a liability for India.
When China averted a default in its shadow banking industry last week in the midst of an emerging market meltdown, investors heaved a sigh of relief.
The Beijing city government is trying to rein in fireworks if they contribute to severe smog during the forthcoming lunar new year. The FT reports.
Japan reported a 1.3 percent on-year rise in nationwide core CPI for December, a sign the economy is making progress on ending deflation.
Over a third of cyber-attacks come from China, according to U.S.-based content delivery network Akamai Technologies.
Alibaba and Tencent – are fighting a proxy war over the lucrative mobile payments market by backing rival taxi-hailing apps. The FT reports.
Recent market chaos may have sparked a rate-hike trend among emerging markets, but this nation could buck the trend and stay pat for all of 2014.
Asia may have grown more modern, but Chinese around the region still turn to local geomancers for advice as the year of the wooden horse gallops in.
The Philippine economy grew 1.5 percent in October-December, better than market forecasts despite the impact of a super typhoon.
The final HSBC China Purchasing Managers' Index fell to 49.5 in January from 50.5 in December, its lowest level in six months, data on Friday showed.
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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.