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China has detained a well-known Chinese-American microblogger and angel investor as Beijing rolls out a new campaign to "purify" the country's social media, writes Kathrin Hille.
Aspiring PM Clive Palmer, has lashed out at Kevin Rudd and Tony Abbott, claiming neither of them understand the concept of business or how to get the country’s economy back on track.
Economic growth data from India and the Philippines, as well as trade data from Thailand, are to be in focus this week as investors assess outlook for Asia's emerging markets.
According to a report released this week, the world's second-largest economy will be the globe's largest importer of oil by 2017.
Ousted senior Chinese politician Bo Xilai angrily ripped into his former police chief on Sunday on the fourth day of his trial, calling him a "vile character" who faked testimony accusing Bo of covering up a murder committed by his wife.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe wants to promote the advanced medical technology industry as part of a plan to breathe new life into the economy- but the country's doctors' lobby is opposing what they say is risky surgery.
Emerging markets are in a better position than they were in the 1990s, even with the recent plunge in places like India and Indonesia, Pimco CEO Mohamed El-Erian said on Friday.
Tesla Motors's plans to enter the China auto market have stalled after a Chinese businessman claimed trademark rights to the name, Reuters reported.
U.S. investment bank Goldman Sachs says it expects the rout in Asian emerging market currencies to continue, downgrading its forecasts for battered currencies in the region.
As the world's worst performing currency this year plumbed new lows this week, some analysts are suggesting that India policymakers loosen the grip on the rupee to stop the rout.
An aggressive tightening environment may be a drastic prescription for India's beleaguered economy, but some economists are advocating the measure as a way to ease inflation and put a floor under the rupee.
As India's rupee languishes near record lows against the dollar, analysts say weakness in Asia's third largest economy highlight why the rupee is one of the most heavily sold emerging market currencies.
Singapore's project to double its air passenger handling capacity by the mid-2020s is set to extend its lead over neighbors, whose airports are struggling with congestion and construction delays.
With detailed online transcripts carried by Twitter, Beijing is making an effort to show its people that the trial of ousted politician Bo Xilai is fair and above board.
Everbright Securities mistakenly made 23.4 billion yuan ($3.82 billion) of buy orders, the biggest erroneous trade in Chinese history.
Central banks in the developing world have lost $81 billion of emergency reserves through capital outflows and currency market interventions since early May, even before the recent renewal of turmoil in emerging markets. The FT reports.
The global economy showed signs of improvement on Thursday with factory output improving in two of the world's largest economies.
The Malaysian ringgit plunged to its lowest level in three years on Thursday amid the brutal sell-off across emerging market assets, and the pain may not be over for the currency.
Singapore's long-held status as a financial market safe haven could come under pressure from potential risk of higher rates amid the imminent tapering of U.S. monetary stimulus.
If Apple hopes to woo more Chinese by adding a glitzy coating - some call it champagne, some gold - to its next iPhone, it may be in for a surprise.
Ilya Spivak, Currency Strategist at FXCM, discusses Stanley Fischer's comments about normalizing monetary policy and how that could impact the greenback. Fischer will attend a confirmation hearing to become the Fed's vice-chairman on Thursday.
Copper prices have hit four-year lows on jitters from China's first-ever corporate bond default and weak export data over the weekend, says Daniel Hynes, Commodity Strategist at Hynes Commodities.
Ed Dempsey, Chief Investment Officer at Pension Partners, debates whether it's Ukraine or concerns about a slowdown in China's economy that's behind the selloff in global stock markets.