China's top leaders wrapped up their four-day Fourth Plenum on Thursday, promising to enhance the rule of law in the world's second largest economy.» Read More
Profits by Chinese industrial firms rose 9.6 percent in April to 468.6 billion yuan ($75 billion) from last year, down from 10.7 percent in March.
China will overtake the U.S. as the world's largest mobile phone market this year for the first-time ever, according to research out on Wednesday.
Asian buyers are joining a number of high-profile investors hoping to find riches in the Spanish property market.
China's slowing property market poses the most substantial macro risk to China's economy in the coming quarters, analysts at JP Morgan said.
Asia's young adults face an "integrity crisis" amid corruption in many of the region's developing countries, says Transparency International.
Reports this week that Chinese fishing boats rammed and sank a Vietnamese fishing boat in the South China Sea has fueled concerns about geopolitical risk in Asia.
An economist, tipped as an adviser to India's new prime minister, says the country needs to lift capital spending to revive the economy.
Thailand's political instability has dented the economy, but contagion to the region should be little with some countries even benefiting.
Raw satellite transmission data from MH370 provided more evidence that the plane crashed into the Indian Ocean after running out of fuel.
Modi was sworn in as India's PM at New Delhi's presidential palace, after a victory that ended two terms of rule by the Nehru-Gandhi dynasty.
As sorely-needed infrastructure investment remains elusive, reducing contentious fuel subsidies is crucial for Indonesia's next president.
Vietnam and China traded accusations over the sinking of a Vietnamese fishing boat not far from where China has placed an oil rig in disputed waters.
The Bank of Japan has begun shifting its focus from supporting growth to ways of phasing out its massive stimulus.
Asian investors will likely pay attention to key data releases from the world's third-largest economy and emerging markets this week.
Thai coup leader General Prayuth Chan-ocha said he had been formally endorsed by the king, and warned he would use force if protests flared up again.
Bargain hunters sharpening their knives in hopes Thailand’s coup will bring buying opportunities should put the silverware away, Goldman said.
Thailand's economy was already struggling before the country's military seized power in a bloodless coup Thursday, saying it needed to restore order after six months of protests aimed at ousting the elected government.
Take a look at this month's images from Thailand's political crisis.
The Thai army lured the former government by arranging peace talks between political heavyweights then seizing power in a coup, an ex minister said.
Investors may have fallen out of love with emerging markets (EM) but some say the tide is turning as EM stocks catch up with developed market peers.
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