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There's one problem with consumer electronics giant Sony, according to analysts: it's not cool.
Japan's economy grew at an annualized pace of 5.9 percent in the first quarter, above expectations, data Thursday showed.
Thousands of Vietnamese set fire to foreign factories and rampaged in a reaction to Chinese oil drilling in Vietnam's part of the South China Sea.
Chinese police on Wednesday said they had charged the British former China head of drugmaker GlaxoSmithKline and other colleagues with corruption.
The PBOC's call on the lenders to give priority to first-time home buyers when allocating credit marks a policy shift for the government.
Sony said it would step up a broad restructuring to tackle bloated costs and exit some unprofitable businesses.
Jakarta Governor Joko Widodo secured the support of Indonesia's second-largest party, boosting his chances in the July presidential election.
Unassuming and media-shy, Jay Y. Lee is the unofficial heir-apparent to lead Samsung as the world's biggest tech group by sales approaches a crossroads.
Facebook said it may consider opening a sales office in China to provide more support to advertisers who use the website to reach customers overseas.
Australia's government has delivered the country's harshest budget in years, stoking a fierce debate as to whether pain is really necessary.
A confrontation may be on the cards between India's prominent central bank chief and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).
Independent analysis firm Canalys has highlighted the rise of Chinese smartphone makers which now account for half of the top 10 vendors in the world.
Vietnam's shares have fallen more than 10 percent over the past month amid territorial clashes with China and some analysts see a buying opportunity.
Australia's government released a federal budget packed tough spending cuts that aims for a return to surplus within a decade.
China's retail sales and industrial output grew an annual 11.9 percent and 8.7 percent, respectively, both missing analysts' forecasts.
China's president says the economy must adapt a "new normal" in growth. That means Beijing is unlikely to step in with broad stimulus measures.
As election fever pushes Indian equities to fresh record highs, economists warn that the market may have unrealistic expectations of Narendra Modi.
Hindu nationalist Narendra Modi is set to become India's next prime minister, four major exit polls showed on Monday.
As markets count down to the results of India's general elections on Friday, click to see images from the world's largest exercise in democracy.
India's elections reaches a climax on Monday as Narendra Modi seeks a personal mandate to govern by his modernized brand of Hindu nationalism.
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