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Growth in China's retail sales during the long "Golden Week" holiday slowed to 12.1 percent from a 13.6 percent rise in the same period last year.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has launched an ambitious plan to streamline a bloated and inefficient welfare system by paying for everything.
Almost a year after Japan pledged to double hazard pay, workers are still in the dark about how much extra they are getting paid.
Indonesia's president-elect is refusing to compromise his principles by building support in parliament in exchange for plum jobs.
Chinese stocks wavered between gains and losses on Wednesday, the first trading session after a week-long holiday closure.
CY Leung, Hong Kong's chief executive, took an around $6.4 million payment from Australian company UGL, according to a report in Australian newspaper The Age.
Pro-democracy protests dwindled to a few hundred after activist leaders agreed to talks with the government which are all but certain to go nowhere.
Japan's current account balance narrowed in August but remained in the black for a second straight month.
Falling property prices in Singapore have provided some much needed relief for the nation's banking sector, analysts told CNBC.
Some economists warn the risks of a full-blown Chinese banking crisis are rising. If it happens, the impact would be felt around the world.
Western retail investors will likely have access to individual Chinese stocks when a new market-to-market link launches.
Samsung’s latest business move isn’t as sexy as a new smartphone, but the company is betting it will be lucrative. Here's what it's doing.
Over five years, the majority of actively managed Australian equity funds in most categories failed to beat their benchmark indices.
As India's e-commerce race heats up, online retailers are pulling out the stops to stay ahead, including catty marketing campaigns.
Thai markets swooned as the health of the country's beloved king took a turn for the worse, and the monarchy's importance means more turmoil may lie ahead.
The Bank of Japan on Tuesday kept its massive monetary stimulus intact, but struck a less optimistic tone on the economy, warning of weakness in industrial output.
The Reserve Bank of Australia on Tuesday kept interest rates unchanged, but surprised some investors by not mentioning the Aussie dollar's recent slide.
Demonstrations in Hong Kong rolled into early Tuesday with hundreds of students remaining camped out in the heart of the city after more than a week.
Rio Tinto rejected a merger approach from smaller rival Glencore to create a $160 billion mining and trading giant in August.
The Bank of Japan is likely to maintain its massive monetary stimulus on Tuesday and offer a bleaker view on factory output.
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Lachlan Colquhoun, head of Markets Analysis at East & Partners, discusses the rally in Standard Chartered shares Friday after news that Bill Winters has been named as the bank's new boss.
Jahangir Aziz, head of EM Asia Economic Research at JP Morgan, says the economic realities of India may prompt the government to refrain from big ticket spending.
Chris Richter, deputy Head of Japan Research and Senior Analyst at CLSA, expects Japan Inc to start raising wages soon, with Toyota Motor and other carmakers taking the lead.