The Japanese spent more than they saved in the 12 months ended March 2014, the first time that's happened since the data set began in 1955.» Read More
Ahead of China's second quarter growth figures on Wednesday, analysts broadly believe growth will pick up in the months ahead.
The first Budget under Prime Minister Narendra Modi widely met expectations, but not all India watchers were satisfied.
India is threatening to block a deal struck by trade ministers from around the world, which could halt efforts to revive multilateral trade talks.
Singapore's economy contracted unexpectedly in the second quarter, hurt by a slide in manufacturing activity, official data showed on Monday.
Japanese investors have been buying France's government debt recently in a record surge spurred by expectations that Europe faces deflation.
When Japan's PM Shinzo Abe came to power, he hoped a weaker yen would give exporters a boost and spur the inflation needed to revive Japan's economy.
A central bank decision in Japan and second-quarter gross domestic product (GDP) from China will be the key events in Asia this week.
A former Macau business partner of Las Vegas Sands is suing Sands for at least $5 billion in profits that it says are owed.
Rising Asia corporate debt levels may make investors nervous after missed debt payments by a Portugal conglomerate spurred renewed default fears.
Record levels in India's stock markets amid continued post-election euphoria have raised concerns over whether a correction is due, but analysts say the bulls'rein will continue for some time.
An anchor at China's state broadcaster has been detained in an anti-corruption campaign, the Financial Times reports.
Chinese e-commerce company's board can be expanded to 11 members after Alibaba's New York IPO this year.
Alibaba is racing to complete its landmark initial public offering within the next month, according to several people familiar with its plans.
Chinese authorities' use of targeted stimulus measures deepened risks in the housing market, according to Societe Generale.
Infosys beat estimates with a 21.6 percent rise in quarterly net profit and retained sales growth outlook on demand for outsourcing services.
Malaysia's central bank raised its key interest rate as expected, to help temper inflation and rising consumer debt.
The Indian government's debut budget is encouraging, but lacks details on how it will turn its aspirations into reality, say economists.
After India's budget fell short on measures to rein in the subsidy bill, Finance Minister Jaitley said he needs more time to overhaul the system.
Three of Malaysia's largest financial institutions are in talks to combine, which would create one of southeast Asia's biggest lenders by assets.
China hackers broke into networks that house information of federal employees, targeting employees who applied for top-secret security clearances.
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