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Qingdao Port International shares weakened in their trading debut amid concern that the company could be hurt by a probe into metal financing.
A lunch with Warren Buffett has been bought by Andy Chua from Singapore for 2,166,766 in an annual charity auction.
Australia's economy has accelerated and its interest rates are at all-time lows, but its stock market hasn't gained any traction.
China may meet its economic growth target this year, but must persevere with fiscal and financial sector reforms to deal with its debt problems.
China's stock market has long failed to live up to expectations, but some analysts are still holding out hope for the Shanghai Composite.
China will tighten supervision over the shadow banking sector amid concerns over unofficial lending by China's financial institutions.
Beijing’s latest “clean-up” act may dent WeChat’s global expansion plans, but analysts say the messaging app will survive the month-long censorship.
A possible merger between Sprint and T-Mobile has put Masayoshi Son in the spotlight and analysts say he's exactly the type of CEO that Japan needs.
The Chinese government should be examining new ways to support the economy, David Lipton, deputy managing director at the IMF, has told CNBC.
The heirs of ailing Samsung patriarch Lee Kun-hee face one of the biggest inheritance tax bills ever, and appear to have little option but to pay up.
Trading houses and banks are checking on their exposure to the Qingdao probe into metal financing over concerns of a crackdown on commodity financing.
India could allow global online retailers such as Amazon to sell products as early as next month, removing restrictions that have stifled competition.
The Chinese e-commerce giant has been counseling employees on how to deal with the roughly $41 billion they could unlock through a New York listing.
Worries over a probe into commodity stockpile financing at China's Qingdao port deepened as Standard Bank and a Dreyfus unit warned of losses.
Alibaba will take a 50 percent stake in 2013 Asian Champions League winner Guangzhou Evergrande Football Club, for 1.2 billion yuan ($192 million).
The Thai junta has started fixing an economy battered by turmoil. So far so good, if the reaction in Thai markets this week is anything to go by.
LinkedIn launched in China earlier this year, and it is apparently taking Beijing's Tiananmen censorship policy global.
U.S. companies such as Facebook threaten the cyber-security of China and its Internet users, said the People's Daily on its microblog.
The Nikkei touched a fresh two-month high this week, a sign that concerns about Japan's economy are fading, analysts say.
On an Indian farm, cows listen to a custom music playlist. They are checked before their udders are gently squeezed, until the cows step away at will.
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