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Rio Tinto posted an 8 percent drop in first-quarter shipments compared with the previous quarter due to weather disruptions in Australia and Canada.
Australia's central bank said economic developments have not swayed its resolve to keep interest rates steady for a while.
A U.S. Navy underwater drone sent to search for a missing Malaysian jetliner had its first mission cut short after exceeding its depth limit.
A number of trailing spouses in Singapore are turning their hands to business, eschewing a common image of expat wives having coffee.
CNBC's Ross Westgate reports on all the market moving events from Europe, including news Glencore Xstrata is selling its Peruvian mine.
Australian officials are weighing when to deploy an underwater robot for the hunt of missing Malaysia Airlines jet, now in its sixth fruitless week.
Asia's tea-growing regions, namely Sri Lanka and Malaysia, have been impacted by a recent drought that could lead to a rise in tea prices. CNBC's Julia Wood reports.
The scare has once again raised concerns over safety of China's oil pipes.
Ukraine said on Saturday it was suspending payments to Russia for deliveries of gas, ratcheting up the tension in a standoff.
A sea hunt for the missing Malaysian jet resumed in the Indian Ocean where an underwater sensor made the fifth detection of a signal in recent days.
Malaysia's government has begun investigating authorities to determine why opportunities to track Flight MH370 were missed.
The Nikkei 225 finished its worst trading week since March 2011 on Friday, with analysts highlighting a change in sentiment towards Japan's benchmark index.
The latest acoustic signal detected was unlikely to be from the missing plane, Australian officials said on Friday.
The fastest growing messaging application in the world told CNBC they are struggling to break into the world's second largest economy.
China will ease restrictions on overseas investments by local firms and deals below $1 billion will not need approval, the country's commission said.
China's consumer prices rose 2.4 percent in March from the year-ago period, official data showed on Friday, just shy of a Reuters poll for a 2.5 percent increase.
Sam Le Cornu, Senior Portfolio Manager, Asia Listed Equities at the Macquarie Funds Group, explains why he believes China will unleash more stimulus despite the authorities ruling it out.
Chinese importers have defaulted on nearly $300 million of U.S. and Brazilian soybean cargoes, the biggest in a decade, as buyers struggle to get credit.
Budget carrier Tigerair has had a bumpy ride recently, but CEO Koay Peng Yen, told CNBC he's confident the firm will turn things around.
Inmarsat's have been critical in searching for the lost MH370, the New York Times reports.
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David Frigstad, Chairman of Frost & Sullivan, says Japanese firms are "aggressively" pursuing changes in their corporate culture after missing out on previous global opportunities.
Jeffrey Halley, Senior Manager at Saxo Capital Markets, describes the factors impacting the rupee in Thursday trade.
Richard Gelfond, CEO of IMAX, explains why the firm is still seeing "great appetite" for its theater in the mainland.