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While the huge write-off in bad debt by China's top five banks in the first-half is being regarded as a red flag, some experts say it is positive.
Industry competition, currency volatility and labor costs are the biggest bugbears for Singaporean financial executives.
LG Electronics reported its lowest quarterly profit for 2013 as its mobile business slipped due to the cost of marketing its latest smartphone.
Wal-Mart, the world's biggest retailer, is expanding its China business as it seeks to raise profitability in a slowing retail sector.
A spike in China money market rates has sent jitters through global markets, but experts say they don't expect a repeat of June's cash crunch.
Indian journalism appears bold while attacking the prime minister and subdued when it had to investigate a billionaire. The NYT reports.
Agricultural Bank of China is considering a bid for Hong Kong-listed Wing Hang Bank as its first acquisition outside its home market.
China's manufacturing activity expanded in October thanks to rising new orders, a survey from HSBC showed on Thursday.
A Chinese newspaper pleaded with police to release a reporter accused of defamation in an unusual public rebuke amid a wider government crackdown.
Financial services professionals based in Singapore – Southeast Asia’s financial hub – have high hopes for bonuses this year, according to a new survey.
Professor Moorad Choudhry discusses the almost unseemly scramble to get on board the Chinese economic powerhouse train.
Europe's largest maker of semiconductors said it will look to emerging markets after posting a $142 million third-quarter net loss.
A Chinese property developer has reportedly painted fake windows on an economical housing development in the city of Qingdao.
Emerging markets may have dodged a liquidity draining bullet with the tapering delay, but the reprieve is only temporary, said Pimco's Ramin Toloui.
China stocks hit two-week lows on Wednesday after reports emerged that top Chinese lenders wrote off nearly £4 billion in bad debt for year's first six months.
Apple's biggest smartphone rival, Samsung, has overtaken the Cupertino-based company when it comes to brand simplicity.
GlaxoSmithKline's pharmaceutical and vaccine sales to China tumbled 61 percent in the third quarter, with the drugmaker hit by an ongoing bribery investigation.
HTC has halted at least one of its four main manufacturing lines, and is outsourcing production as a sales slump puts pressure on its cash flow.
The Australian government hiked its debt borrowing limit by two-thirds in a bid to alleviate concerns over a fiscal crisis.
Shares of Apple's Asia-based supply chain plunged on Wednesday after the consumer electronics giant's latest product lineup failed to wow investors.
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While the revenue decline is smaller than expected, Macau's gaming sector appears set to be under pressure following lackluster takings during the Lunar New Year holiday, says Leon Liao, research analyst at Jefferies.
Hayden Briscoe, director of Asia Pacific Fixed Income at AB, says the rise in funding rates following a rate cut over the weekend could mean that China's policy transition mechanism is broken.
Wei Yao, China economist at Societe Generale and Paul Bloxham, chief economist, Australia & New Zealand at HSBC, discuss whether a 7 percent growth target contradicts with China's reform efforts.