The Nikkei index has been soaring, but one technician says the Japanese rally shows no signs of easing up.» Read More
Australia's economy put in another subpar performance last quarter as domestic demand disappointed and consumers chose to save rather than spend.
A Japanese government spending package, aimed at bolstering the economy ahead of a national sales-tax hike, will total about $182 billion.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is believed to have dismissed a powerful uncle from his posts, a move that could help consolidate his power base.
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The yuan has overtaken the euro as the second most used currency in trade finance, says SWIFT.
The Reserve Bank of Australia on Tuesday left its key interest rate steady at a record low of 2.5 percent.
Apple may finally have struck an iPhone distribution deal with China Mobile, Fortune.com reports.
As BOJ stimulus talk helped push the yen to a six-month low and stocks to a six-month high, analysts say Japanese assets may have further to run.
BOJ is planning for an expansion of its already massive economic stimulus program, looking to go beyond its $70 billion-a-month bond-buying operation.
U.S. Vice President Biden urged Japan and China to lower tensions that have spiked since Beijing announced an air defense zone over disputed islands.
While China has been a key source of gold demand this year, the country's bullion imports may slow in 2014, according to ANZ.
Hong Kong confirmed its first case of deadly H7N9 bird flu on Monday, a sign that the virus is continuing to spread beyond mainland China's borders.
China launched its first ever extraterrestrial landing craft into orbit en route for the moon, a major milestone for its space program.
China has punished almost 20,000 officials in the last year for breaching rules to cut down on bureaucracy.
As anti-government protests in Thailand turned violent over the weekend, analysts say the vulnerability of the economy is now fully exposed.
India's economy grew by 4.8 percent in the third quarter year-on-year, narrowly beating analysts' forecasts.
U.S. Vice President Joe Biden will try to strike a balance of calming military tensions with China while supporting Japan on a trip to Asia this week.
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China's manufacturing activity maintained its steady growth in November, a HSBC purchasing mangers' index (PMI) released on Monday showed.
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Gerard Cassidy, MD & banking analyst at RBC, says the Bank Of America will benefit from the rise in short-term interest rates.
To stop deflationary risks from becoming entrenched, the European Central Bank needs to step up on the front-loading of asset purchases under its quantitative easing program, says Will Oswald, head of FICC at Standard Chartered Bank.
Vasu Menon, vice president, Group Wealth Management at OCBC Bank, says factors such as a stronger U.S. dollar and a slowdown in China will weigh on the Australian dollar.