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Singapore police are investigating the suicide of a 28-year-old American woman who ran a small exchange trading virtual currencies.
Small towns across Japan's northeastern coast are rebuilding but far from healing three years since a massive earthquake set off a tsunami.
If a company posting to Asia is on the cards, be forewarned, rental accommodation in the region's major cities is among the world's most expensive.
More than 1,000 workers have gone on strike at an IBM factory in China, in objection to the terms of their transfer to Lenovo. The FT reports.
As high-end baijiu sales slump in China amid a crackdown on officials' spending, consumption of premium liquor in India is roaring ahead, says Diageo.
Even as StanChart posted an 11 percent on-year decline in pre-tax profit for 2013, the bank's Asia CEO said it had still been a relatively good year.
India's mammoth parliamentary election will start on April 7, authorities announced on Wednesday.
Fast Retailing is expanding globally, targeting the U.S. and China and potentially acquiring J.Crew, but is the Uniqlo brand owner moving too quickly?
For Singaporeans, news that they live in the world's most expensive city is not a surprise but how pricey Singapore is remains the subject of debate.
Street clashes erupted in India after an announcement on Wednesday that parliamentary elections will start on April 7.
With India's elections expected to be long and unpredictable, what can we expect to see from them?
A rare bond default warning from a Chinese firm unsettled markets in Shanghai on Wednesday, but should be seen as a positive sign, analysts say.
The pivotal figure in Indonesia's elections is a woman in her late sixties who was trounced all three times that she has contested for president.
Tight liquidity conditions in China are "troubling," said Zhang Xin, chief executive officer of property developer Soho China.
China's February crude oil imports dropped to their lowest level in four months, final data from Thomson Reuters Oil Analytics showed.
A pickup in Australia's GDP print on Wednesday gave its currency a boost, is it too soon to get excited about a sustained recovery?
China has set its gross domestic product (GDP) growth target for 2014 at 7.5 percent, the same as for 2013, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said.
Two of the leading billionaire counters came up with wildly different results for the number of billionaires in China. What gives?
Australia's economy grew 0.8 percent last quarter as a surge in exports and a pick up in consumer spending offset a pullback in business investment.
Singapore has topped Tokyo to become the world’s most expensive city, according to a cost of living survey from the Economist Intelligence Unit.
Rajiv Biswas, Senior Director and Asia-Pacific Chief Economist of IHS Global Insight, says a political resolution, rather than an interest rate cut by the Bank of Thailand, would be the real solution to Thailand's economic woes.
With a global recovery on the way, Daphne Roth, Asia Equity Strategist at ABN AMRO Private Banking, says Japan, a late cyclical player, will be able to leverage it, while a weaker yen will provide a further boost.
Analysts continue to question whether bitcoin will be recognized as a currency or remain a payment mechanism. CNBC's Julia Wood reports.