Cuba has the most potential of any country in the world to flourish given the right vision, says Carlos Gutierrez, who was Commerce secretary under George W. Bush.» Read More
Samsung has reignited shareholder calls for more returns after splashing out on a special employee bonus estimated at nearly $1 billion.
India's Aam Aadmi Party has stunned the nation with its meteoric rise, raising millions via online donations and garnering support of corporate executives in the country.
China's central bank looks set to risk another cash crunch at the end of January as policymakers press ahead with a crackdown on shadow financing.
Why are foreign banks still willing to pay premium prices to gain access to the mainland?
Any slowdown in China won't have a long term effect on the price of oil, says Malcolm Graham-Wood, founding partner at Hydrocarbon Capital.
Singapore Airlines Ltd said an Airbus A380 flying from London to Singapore made an emergency landing in Azerbaijan due to cabin depressurisation.
Deng Hong, a famous Sichuan billionaire, has been detained for investigation by the Communist Party's anti-corruption commission. The NYT reports.
India's e-commerce market is heating up after the country's largest online marketplace introduced same-day delivery to battle rivals Amazon and Flipkart.
New Zealand will be the “rock star” economy of 2014, with growth set to outpace most of its developed markets peers, according to HSBC.
China stocks hit their lowest level in almost five months, with some strategists warning that investors are yet to heed what the market is saying.
At least 14 people were killed and 10 others hurt in a stampede during a gathering at a mosque in northwest China on Sunday. NBC reports.
Growth in China's services sector slowed sharply in December to its lowest point since August 2011, adding to signs of slowing momentum.
Japanese equities have basked in bullish calls for quite some time, but after a near 60 percent rally in 2013, their universal popularity is slipping.
Amid a conflict between Bangladesh's two main political parties as polls opened for the general elections on Sunday was ominous. The NYT reports.
Economic data from China and central bank meetings in Indonesia, the Philippines and South Korea will help markets get back into full swing this week.
Residential housing prices in China have been rising rapidly, sending thousands of Chinese fleeing fast-rising property prices by heading underground.
Concern about China's debt load is mounting, but there are signs that higher interest rates may finally be helping the country get to grips.
Thousands of anti-government protesters marched through the Thai capital, a prelude to broader action next week when they want to shut down Bangkok.
The future direction of China is the "major" source of uncertainty facing the global economy, according to billionaire investor George Soros.
As Manmohan Singh announced his departure as Prime Minister of India, he argued: “History will be kinder to me than the contemporary media.”
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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.