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The world's second biggest initial public offering (IPO) of the year, a $4 billion new listing by Suntory Beverage and Food, makes its début on the Tokyo stock exchange this week.
Japan's multi-pronged attempts to stave off prolonged stagnation in the country will ultimately fail, the former chief executive of camera and medical equipment maker Olympus told CNBC on Monday.
Apple has applied for a trademark for "iWatch" in Japan, a patent official said on Monday.
China formally launched on Monday an investigation into whether Europe is unfairly subsidizing and dumping its wines in the Chinese market, potentially adding to trade frictions between the world's second-largest economy and its biggest trade partner.
Asian markets got off to a rocky start on the first trading day of the third quarter on growing concerns over China's economic slowdown, and Goldman Sachs expects a lackluster performance for the region in the coming months.
The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) is unlikely to cut interest rates on Tuesday, as the sharp drop in the Australian dollar has done most of the work for the central bank.
World construction activity will accelerate by $6.3 trillion, or 70 percent, by 2025, with the explosion in growth boosted by a new generation of "Asian Tigers".
The continued decline in China's manufacturing activity highlights the risk the world's second largest economy now poses to global growth, experts told CNBC.
The outlook for gold is looking increasingly bearish, according ANZ, which says the recent sharp declines open the risk of much sharper corrections.
Jewelery shops across India are a battleground, between India's gold public and a government determined to squelch their gold buying. The Financial Times reports.
Sentiment among Japanese manufacturers moved into positive territory for the first time in two years in the three months to June on Monday.
China's banks have been dealt a further blow as falling share prices put on ice a number of potential new Hong Kong listings. The Financial Times reports.
Last week in Jinan, China, more than 1,300 women wearing exquisite make-up and elegant dresses were asked to iron, cook, and tie a necktie. The GlobalPost reports.
The threat of less central bank stimulus and higher interest rates crushed emerging markets more than most recently. And some investors see deals.
The consequences of China's credit binge may just be getting started - with much more pain to come.
Singapore's central bank on Friday introduced rules to ensure that a property buyer's monthly payments do not exceed 60 percent of his income, a move aimed at cooling the housing market.
China's chief banking regulator said on Saturday that liquidity in China's banking system is sufficient and pledged to control risks from local government debt, real estate and shadow banking.
Developers of the PlayStation 3 title "The Last of Us" are scrambling to patch the title upon learning that phone numbers that appear in the game connect people to actual sex hotlines.
Chip Starnes, the CEO held hostage by his workers in China, said he'd advise new investors not to do business there.
HSBC downgraded its global growth forecast on Friday, citing risks to emerging markets.
Laurent Le Pen, CEO at Omate and Ben Arnold, Director, NPD discuss what people really want when it comes to wearable technology.
After two days of talks, CNBC's Lisa Oake reports live from Bali that a last-minute global trade deal may be signed by the end of the day.
Dressing up in the future could involve embedding a chip in your outfit. CNBC's Sri Jegarajah takes you through what you can put on, and maybe put off in wearable tech.