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Japan's industrial production and retail sales figures exceeded expectations in October, signalling a tentative recovery in demand as businesses and consumers continue to adjust to the April sales-tax hike.
China's stimulus measures and hyperactive construction have generated $6.8 trillion in wasted investment. The Financial Times reports.
The Philippines saw its weakest growth rate in 3 years in the third quarter, raising questions about whether the economy's best days are behind it.
A number of tricks used by China's bankers will likely undercut any attempt to measure any change in lending stemming from the PBOC's rate cut.
Despite efforts to clear the protesters in Hong Kong, university students still roam the occupied areas in the city's central business districts.
For a tiny city-state, Singapore has for decades punched above its weight. The Financial Times reports.
Put off by snarled city traffic and a shortage of parking, more Indians are shopping for groceries online, helping e-tailers turn in profits.
Samsung's $2 billion share buyback plan will buy the struggling company time with investors as it searches for new growth drivers, say analysts.
The Philippine economy grew a seasonally adjusted 0.4 percent in the third quarter from the previous three months, well below economists' forecasts.
Concerns by Europe's top funds watchdog that the Hong Kong-China trading link may not adequately protect investors are preventing thousands of funds from buying Shanghai stocks.
Honda Motor recalled a small number of cars equipped with Takata Corp air bags in March 2002, two years before the first known injury.
Sony's rigorous plan unveiled this week to turn the company's fortunes around appears to have convinced not just markets, but analysts as well.
Hong Kong riot police arrested 80 protesters on Tuesday after several thousand demonstrators erected street barricades.
China's wobbly property market has kept investors on edge, but the country's recent rate cut is expected to bring stability into the sector in 2015.
China's central bank will wait until fourth-quarter economic data is out and monitor U.S. and Japanese monetary policy before considering any more rate cuts or easing.
A slower-than-expected rise in Singapore's inflation rate could mean disinflation in one of the world's most expensive cities is here to stay, according to economists.
Chinese Internet firm Tencent Holdings is partnering with Time Warner Inc's HBO network to stream its TV shows, which may draw scrutiny from the country's authorities.
India's state-run banks face major obstacles in their plans to raise as much as $60 billion in new capital over the next few years.
India's economic recovery hit a wall in third quarter as industrial activity and farm output lost momentum, GDP data due Friday is forecast to show.
Latest minutes from the BOJ reveal the central bank's surprise move to expand its stimulus program was about sending a strong message.
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Prinn Panitchpakdi, Thailand Country Head at CLSA, says Thai markets offer opportunities for long-term investors based on historical price-to-earnings and price-to-book valuations.
Sim Moh Siong, FX strategist at Bank of Singapore, expects the Fed to raise rates in September, which will help the U.S. dollar to resume its strength after a brief consolidation in this quarter.
Rob Subbaraman, chief economist, Asia ex-Japan at Nomura, says the Bank of Thailand is "overburdened" and more measures to help the economy must come from the fiscal policy and reforms.