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Thailand's prime minister dissolved parliament, calling snap elections, but analysts say it may be too late to stop anti-government protests crippling Bangkok.
There is a very powerful growth impulse coming from China's export sector that could boost its economy over the coming quarters, say economists.
Thai Prime Minister said she would dissolve parliament and hold an election "as soon as possible" following a wave of anti-government protests.
Concerns Hong Kong's home prices face a hit from any moves by the Federal Reserve to begin tapering its asset purchases may not pan out, analysts say.
The week ahead is likely to see focus return to the outlook for China's economy, with a slew of economic data lined up for release.
China's consumer price index rose a less-than-expected 3 percent in November from a year earlier, compared with a 3.2 percent rise in October.
Japan's economy grew 0.3 percent in the third quarter from the previous one, revised down from am initial estimate of 0.5 percent, data showed.
India's Congress party was headed for a defeat in state elections, underlining the struggle it will face to cling to power in May's national election.
China's exports handily beat forecasts in November, as its leaders embark on an ambitious restructuring plan.
North Korea announced the dismissal of the once powerful uncle of leader Kim Jong Un, for what it described as a string of criminal acts.
Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda said central banks should avoid offering overly complicated forward guidance..
A ban on the use of cryptocurrencies cannot be ruled out, although China’s latest rulings are an acknowledges the growing use of digital currencies.
North Korea freed a retired American soldier on Saturday after detaining him for crimes it said he committed during the Korean War.
China is ready to force more than two dozen journalists from American news organizations to leave the country by the end of the year. The NYT reports.
There was a roar of approval from the ministers meeting in Bali to decide on an agreement that could add $1 trillion to the global economy.
The world's most valuable jewelry retailer Chow Tai Fook is on a quest to conquer the hearts of China's future big spenders.
The Japanese government approved an 18.6 trillion yen stimulus package aimed at dulling the impact on the economy from an impending tax hike.
India will announce the results of key state elections this weekend, in an important litmus test for the country's two major parties.
China’s move to establish an air defense zone over the East China Sea is a reminder that China is emerging as a military force in southeast Asia.
China's central bank warned that financial institutions should not trade the digital currency bitcoin, due to the risk it carries risks.
Andy Cross, Managing Director at the Motley Fool, explains why U.S. stocks sold off on Wednesday. He doesn't think the deal increases expectations for a December taper.
It seems the appetite for Chinese listings in the U.S. has renewed after Autohome's stellar NYSE debut. The Asia Squawk Box team discuss.
Stephen Schwartz, Chief Economist for Asia at BBVA, says that risky assets could see a bout of volatility when tapering happens.