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Australia rejected the $2.55 billion takeover of GrainCorp by Archer Daniels Midland, bowing to pressure from grain growers.
China's military sent several fighter jets and an early warning aircraft on patrol into disputed air space over the East China Sea on Thursday.
Abenomics may have clocked up a victory, with better-than-expected Japanese retail sales helping to spur the Nikkei to a near-six-year closing high.
Emerging markets got relief from market volatility when the Federal Reserve delayed tapering its asset purchases, but some may be squandering it.
With lawmakers planning to open Japan to casino gambling, several small cities are pushing to get one of the coveted licenses.
Philippines economy grew at a slower pace in the third quarter, and expansion in the current quarter is expected to be suppressed due to the typhoon.
The bidding war for Warrnambool Cheese and Butter is unlike anything seen in Australia's merger and acquisition space for a number of years.
United States dispatched two B-52s to reinforce its protest over China's attempt to control the airspace over the islands. The NYT reports.
India's economy appears to be stuck in neutral, with gross domestic product growth forecast to remain below 5 percent for the fourth straight quarter.
After a positive year for the yuan, Beijing's reform drive may knock the Chinese currency off its path of appreciation over the coming 12-18 months.
Political protests centered in Bangkok have yet to chase the Thai government from power, but they spooked the central bank into a surprise rate cut
While Korea and Taiwan are getting a consensus thumbs-up from analysts, the funds are largely playing keep-away, and Japan may be to blame.
Protesters surrounded Thailand's Interior Ministry and forced the evacuation of four others, intensifying their campaign to bring down the government.
Two unarmed U.S. B-52 bombers on a training mission flew over disputed islands without informing Beijing, defying China's declaration over airspace.
China is to start selling down its bloated state cotton reserves on Thursday, the Financial Times reports.
Railway reforms in China detailed by the government in recent weeks have led analysts to grow increasingly bullish on the sector.
Just as geopolitical risk showed signs of abating after deal with Iran, tensions between China and Japan over disputed islands have re-surfaced.
Foreign investors abandoned Mongolia amid a mine development dispute, but the country hopes a resolution and a new investment law can lure them back.
K-pop's distinctive fan base could keep its massive popularity going, bringing in millions of revenue for the Korean entertainment industry.
India has topped the list of the most attractive investment destinations, surpassing China and Brazil, according to a survey by Ernst & Young.
Shares of Australia's national carrier nosedived on Thursday after announcing that it expect an underlying loss before tax in the range of $250-$300 million in the six months to December 31.
Live from Bali at the World Trade Organization conference, CNBC's Lisa Oake says leaders are working on regional deals in case a multilateral trade pact fails.
China has granted 4G licenses to China Mobile, Unicom and Telecom. Deirdre Wong Morris explains what that means for the telecom space.