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Japan's current account balance remained in the black for a third straight month in September.
While weakness in South Korea's exports may get laid at the feet of the weak yen, the real cause is likely further afield, Capital Economics said.
Alibaba's sales on Nov. 11 are expected to top $8 billion as China celebrates Singles' Day—the country's equivalent of Cyber Monday.
China's outlook is top of mind for global CEOs, but most expect the slowdown will be well-managed and plan to pursue expansion plans in the mainland.
President Obama says the American economy is primed for "steadier, more sustained growth."
Construction in China's version of Manhattan stalled as the financial crisis hit the country, NBC News reports.
Chinese President Xi Jinping and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe held formal talks on Monday for the first time since the two leaders took office.
The launch date for the Shanghai-Hong Kong Stock Connect is set for November 17, the Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing (HKEx) said on Monday.
China's key inflation gauge stabilized in October but remained at a five-year low, fresh data showed on Monday, adding to evidence the world's second largest economy is cooling.
Wal-Mart doesn't expect its growth in China will be hampered by rivals' push into the mainland market via e-commerce.
India's steel consumption is expected to grow at its fastest pace in five years next year on Prime Minister Narendra Modi's infrastructure push.
The BoJ Governor not only surprised the markets with his latest splurge of monetary easing, he sprang it on his own board members two days earlier.
Analysts say Alibaba will break e-commerce records on Tuesday, China's annual Singles' Day shopping frenzy.
A deluge of economic data from Asia's biggest economies, central bank meetings along with a world leaders' summit will take center stage in the region this week.
China will soon announce the date of a much-awaited initiative to connect the stock markets of Shanghai and Hong Kong, Hong Kong's leader said on Sunday.
The US successfully staved off China's efforts to accelerate the creation of a Free Trade Area of the Asia Pacific on Saturday.
Barack Obama and Xi Jinping will meet in Beijing at this week's Apec leaders' gathering, at a time when relations have turned sour.
China's economy is stable and the risks that it faces are not that scary, President Xi Jinping said on Sunday in a speech at the APEC CEO Summit.
As Washington seeks to expand American interests in Asia, some U.S. partners have shown less willingness to challenge Beijing.
Australia said on Saturday it was pleased with progress on a long-planned free trade agreement with China.
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