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It's election year for major emerging market economies from India to Brazil. Here's a run-down of what to expect.
China is cutting taxes for small firms and announcing plans to speed up railway construction, in its first step to steady its economy this year.
It is not clear whether the damage from investment losses is contained—or represents a wider risk to China's financial system.
China's credit binge, Abenomics and the end of U.S. tapering are generating both challenges and opportunities in Asia's banking shares. CNBC's Adam Bakhtiar reports.
Malaysian authorities changed their account of the critical last communication from the missing Malaysian jet.
CNBC's Ross Westgate reports on all the market moving events from Europe, as investors eye the European Central Bank's interest rate decision on Thursday.
For evidence that Japan's economy could avoid a steep decline after a sales tax increase takes effect on Tuesday, consider diaper sales.
After 10 years of rising home prices, Hong Kong's real estate market is poised for a correction.
China's biggest banks more than doubled the level of bad loans they wrote off last year, in a sign that financial strains are mounting as growth slows. The FT reports.
European shares trim early gains ahead of the ECB interest rate announcement this week, reports CNBC's Ross Westgate on all the market moving events from Europe.
North Korea fired more than 500 rounds of artillery in a drill on Monday, South Korea's defense ministry said.
David Mann, Regional Head of Research, Asia at Standard Chartered Bank and Kelvin Tay, MD & Regional CIO, Southern Asia Pacific at UBS Wealth Management, say investors should look for buying opportunities in markets that did not fare well in the first-quarter, like South Korea.
"Smiling from a safe distance" is how German media described China's President Xi Jinping during his press conference last Friday.
Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott said on Monday there was no time limit on the hunt for Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370.
John Rice, Vice Chairman at General Electric, says the firm is engaged in discussions with Japan on a range of technical options for the country's power generation sources.
Japan's industrial output tumbled 2.3 percent in February from a month earlier, well short of analyst forecasts for a 0.3 percent increase.
Chinese authorities have seized assets worth $14.5 billion from associates of retired security tsar Zhou Yongkang, who is at the center of China's biggest corruption scandal in decades.
Isn’t it time for China to let go of the last vestiges of its past and abandon the concept of a growth target, asks Stephen Roach.
Objects retrieved on Friday are not related to missing Malaysia Airlines jet, Chinese state media said.
Chinese President Xi Jinping said in a visit to Berlin on Friday his country has no private agenda in the Ukraine crisis.
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David Frigstad, Chairman of Frost & Sullivan, says Japanese firms are "aggressively" pursuing changes in their corporate culture after missing out on previous global opportunities.
Jeffrey Halley, Senior Manager at Saxo Capital Markets, describes the factors impacting the rupee in Thursday trade.
Richard Gelfond, CEO of IMAX, explains why the firm is still seeing "great appetite" for its theater in the mainland.