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China's exports rose more than expected in August, adding to evidence that the world's second-largest economy may have avoided a sharp slowdown.
Australia's conservative leader Tony Abbott swept into office in a landslide election on Saturday, as voters punished the outgoing Labor government.
Basketball star Dennis Rodman returned on Saturday from his second visit to North Korea this year where he again met the country's leader Kim Jong-un.
Authorities are investigating British drugmaker GlaxoSmithKline for violations of US anti-bribery laws in China after Chinese government officials accused the company of bribing doctors.
The U.S. Committee on Foreign Investment has cleared the way for Shuanghui's proposed $4.7 billion acquisition of Smithfield Foods.
EPA-certified, the new 2014 hybrid gets about 10 percent better fuel economy around town than the original Toyota Prius.
Despite the selloff, South Asia's markets have further to fall, Goldman Sachs said, cutting its targets for the region.
Talk that the BOJ could ramp up its aggressive monetary easing program should the government press ahead with a controversial rise in the country's sales tax is gaining ground.
While the world will be focused on the G20 Summit this weekend, there is one event that will top all others for Japan: the vote on who will host the 2020 Olympics.
Madrid, Istanbul and Tokyo parade before the Games' organizing body in a "least ugly" contest as they attempt to conceal their blemishes and win the right to host the 2020 Olympics.
For the first time ever, the Chinese yuan is one of the world's ten most frequently traded currencies, according to a Bank of International Settlements (BIS) survey.
Improvements in China's economy likely led to double-digit import growth and a steady pickup in exports in August, data due out Sunday is expected to show.
The Australian central bank's attempts to talk down its currency have backfired as markets have pushed up both borrowing costs and the dollar on a view its easing cycle may be over.
McDonald's Singapore hasn't served up any leaping lizards, with lab tests ending the reptile ruckus that erupted after a customer claimed her Sausage McMuffin contained a baby lizard.
Analysts are announcing ever-more-dire pronouncements on the country's prospects. And yet some foreign investors are not only ignoring the warnings, they are buying more shares.
A U.S. economic recovery would benefit – not hurt – emerging markets, the chief financial officer (CFO) of Standard Chartered Bank told CNBC.
Aussie teen who has built an online following by leaking pictures of upcoming Apple products has done it again, showing off the latest iPhone ahead of its expected launch next week.
The whipping boys of emerging markets – Indonesia and India – have their fair share of problems, but analysts say Southeast Asia's biggest economy could be in a more precarious position.
Egyptian billionaire Naguib Sawiris, told CNBC that Koryolink, his joint venture with North Korea, is open to a deal with Google to provide mobile and broadband to the world's most isolated country.
Danish toymaker Lego is looking to build on its popularity – and massive sales growth - by expanding production in China, the chief financial officer of the toy brickmaker told CNBC on Thursday.
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Sim Moh Siong, FX strategist at Bank of Singapore, expects strong U.S. economic data to force the Fed to raise interest rates.
Nicholas Ferres, investment director of global asset allocation at Eastspring Investments, says improving European data signal a return to above-trend growth.
Evariste Lefeuvre, chief economist North America & Head of Multi Asset Strategies at Natixis, says the outcome of Sunday's referendum is highly unpredictable.