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  • Close, Yet So Far: Yen Takes Another Stab at 100 Sunday, 21 Apr 2013 | 10:43 PM ET

    The yen weakened to within striking distance of the 100-level against the U.S. dollar on Monday, yet breaking that key psychological barrier is proving to be hard.

  • Softness in Indian Market a Concern: Ford Motor Sunday, 21 Apr 2013 | 10:43 PM ET
    Ford Escort Concept unveiled at the Shanghai Auto Show, China.

    The decline in the Indian auto industry is a concern for one of the world's largest automakers Ford Motor Company.

  • Hyundai Unwraps China-Only Concept Car Sunday, 21 Apr 2013 | 10:33 PM ET

    Hyundai Motors unveiled a new concept car it made only for China at the Shanghai auto show on Saturday, and plans to launch the model late this year.

  • Apple's Dimming Prospects Roil Suppliers, Investors Sunday, 21 Apr 2013 | 9:53 PM ET

    Suppliers and investors are struggling to gauge demand for the iPhone as Samsung continues to grab market share. Indications of reduced shipments now send shares in Apple into a tailspin.

  • Making a Clean Sweep of a 'Dirty' Business in India Sunday, 21 Apr 2013 | 9:12 PM ET

    A new kind of "dirty" business is becoming the latest frontier in the bottom-of-the-pyramid market in India, with a number of start-ups seeing a huge opportunity in building and maintaining toilets

  • Boeing Begins Fixing Dreamliners, Starts with ANA Sunday, 21 Apr 2013 | 8:52 PM ET
    A grounded Boeing 787 Dreamliner jet operated by United Airlines.

    Boeing on Monday began installing reinforced lithium ion batteries on five grounded 787 jets owned by launch customer All Nippon Airways.

  • Can Silicon Dragon Really Rival Silicon Valley? Sunday, 21 Apr 2013 | 8:42 PM ET

    Chinese entrepreneurs are taking fewer cues from Silicon valley as they develop their own indigenous businesses.

  • Crystal Jade's Recipe for Success     Sunday, 21 Apr 2013 | 8:42 PM ET

    From Indonesia to South Korea, Crystal Jade's footprint extends beyond its home market of Singapore. CNBC speaks to Ip Yiu Tung, Chairman and CEO of the eatery to see how he beats competition.

  • China's Bird Flu Death Toll Rises to 20 Sunday, 21 Apr 2013 | 8:34 PM ET

    Two more people have died from a new strain of avian influenza, bringing to 20 the number of deaths from the H7N9 virus.

  • As the Shanghai Auto Show kicks off this week, is it time for industry bosses to look for greener pastures?

  • Opportunistic Indians Ride China’s Economic Boom Sunday, 21 Apr 2013 | 7:36 PM ET

    The Chinese city of Guangzhou is home to an expanding community of entrepreneurs from economic rival, India, who have migrated there to share the fruits of China's stupendous growth.

  • Abenomics Anxiety Doesn't Last Long for S. Korea Sunday, 21 Apr 2013 | 5:39 PM ET
    Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.

    South Korea's top economic policymakers, once anxious over the potential damage to their economy from Japan's massive monetary expansion and challenge raised by a cheap yen, have grown more sanguine.

  • Entrepreneur Asia Friday, 11 Apr 2014 | 3:44 PM ET

    Find out about the start-ups and risk takers in Asia that are reshaping their industries.

  • China Earthquake Toll Rises as Rescuers Struggle Sunday, 21 Apr 2013 | 4:48 AM ET
    Earthquake Hits China's Sichuan Province

    Rescuers struggled to reach a remote corner of southwestern China on Sunday as the toll of the dead and missing from the country's worst earthquake in three years rose to 203 with almost 1,000 serious injuries.

  • North Korea Moves Two Missile Launchers: Report Sunday, 21 Apr 2013 | 12:19 AM ET
    A missile unit of Korean People's Army (KPA) (F) saluting during a grand military parad

    North Korea has moved two short-range missile launchers to its east coast, apparently indicating it is pushing ahead with preparations for a test launch, a South Korean news agency reported on Sunday.

  • The IMF Wants Even More Action to Boost Recovery Saturday, 20 Apr 2013 | 4:08 PM ET

    Leaders of the International Monetary Fund said an uneven global economic recovery is emerging, and policymakers must take more steps to foster swifter growth and job creation.

  • Rape of Five-Year Old in India Sparks Protests Saturday, 20 Apr 2013 | 3:53 AM ET

    Indian police arrested a man on allegations of rape and torture of a five-year-old girl in New Delhi, a spokesman said on Saturday, after the incident triggered protests and revived memories of a brutal December assault on a woman that shook the country.

  • G-20: Does the World Need Austerity? Saturday, 20 Apr 2013 | 2:22 AM ET

    Finance leaders of the G-20 economies on Friday edged away from a long-running drive toward government austerity in rich nations, rejecting the idea of setting hard targets for reducing national debt in a sign of worries over a sluggish global recovery.

  • How China's Rich Are Souping Up Rolls Royces Friday, 19 Apr 2013 | 1:01 AM ET

    From built-in fridges to partition walls, Rolls Royce owners in China are investing a sizable sum of cash to soup up the interiors of their ultra-luxury vehicles.

  • South Korea's 17.3 trillion won ($13.5 billion) stimulus package announced this week is essential to keeping Asia's fourth largest economy on track.

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