India's economy grew at a faster rate than its Chinese counterpart for a second straight quarter, but concerns remain over the government's new way of calculating its data.» Read More
Falling oil prices could help Indian Finance Minister reap a fiscal windfall of at least $12 billion when he presents his 2015/16 budget in February.
Muslims account for over 20 percent of the global population but despite their growing spending power, businesses are failing to tap into one key aspect of the Islamic economy: fashion.
After a slump in global stocks last week, data from Japan and China will likely top traders' watchlist this week as they seek more cues on the state of the global economy.
The hackers who perpetrated a cyberattack on Sony have stolen an early script of the upcoming James Bond film, a report said.
Shinzo Abe won his snap election on Sunday and his ruling Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) and coalition partner maintained a supermajority, according to media exit polls
China's economic growth could slow to 7.1 percent in 2015 from an expected 7.4 percent this year, held back by a sagging property sector, the central bank said in research report.
Sony has reportedly shutting down production on several films, citing an inability to process payments, according to a report.
About 190 nations agreed on Sunday the building blocks of a deal to combat climate change in 2015 amid warnings that far tougher action would be needed to cut rising world greenhouse gas emissions.
China will create three new free trade zones modeled on one established a year ago in Shanghai as the government tries to boost slowing growth in the world's second-largest economy.
Tencent Holdings has been given approval to start its banking operations, China's banking regulator said, making the internet firm the first of five recently approved private banks to open its doors to clients.
India's annual consumer price inflation eased for a fourth straight month in November to 4.38 percent
Police in central China have launched an investigation into the disappearance of more than 100 Vietnamese women who married local bachelors and had been living in villages around the city of Handan.
Chinese industrial production and retail sales data for November were mixed, exacerbating concerns about slowing growth amid the recent trend of below-view indicators.
A co-founder of GrabTaxi remarked that safety is so central to the business that some of his drivers feel like they are tracked at every moment.
A tax-hike-induced recession has shaken confidence in Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, but voters in one of Tokyo’s poorest neighborhoods feel there’s no alternative option as elections approach.
South Korea's capital eclipsed Tokyo to become Asia's most expensive city for expatriates, according to a new survey.
The Australian central bank's top dog may have broken central bankers' seemingly unshakable code of avoiding comments on where interest rates are headed.
China has told its banks to lend more and lower loan-to-deposit ratios, as Beijing prepares to release data that confirms a slower economy.
Japan Prime Minister Abe's election gamble is expected to end in a respectable, if not landslide, victory, but some are concerned the bid may fail.
The world's third-largest economy will hold a general election this Sunday. Here are a few important factors to keep in mind before the big day.
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Despite hitting a two-week low against the U.S. dollar, the Indian rupee remains poised for a "real trade-weighted appreciation", says Mirza Baig, Asian currency strategist at BNP Paribas.
China's stock market bull market remains intact, says Wong Kok Hoi, Founder & CIO at APS Asset Management
Ian Bright, senior economist at ING, discusses a survey which revealed that wedding budgets in Europe are shrinking due to the ripple effects of a slowing economy.