The main party backing Joko "Jokowi" Widodo claimed victory in Indonesia's presidential election on Tuesday..» Read More
The monetary policy committee of the South Korean central bank held its policy interest rate steady in a unanimous vote on Thursday.
China has offered to invest in Britain's railways by financing and building links to a new Birmingham station on the HS2 network. The FT reports.
India has a reputation as being unfriendly to foreign businesses, but for fast food, international chains are warmly welcomed. NYT reports.
The U.S. has gone through it, so have Europe and Japan. Now it is Asia's turn to endure a period of austerity, one economist tells CNBC.
Chinese companies that will kick off a new season of IPOs in China are set to attract strong investor interest, a good omen after a year-long hiatus.
India ordered the United States to close down an embassy club for expatriate Americans in New Delhi, escalating their diplomatic row.
The outlook for Japan will become even brighter with the emergence of a “wage surprise,” according to Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.
Judging from Chinese television, the worry is that the one-child policy has created a generation of wimps. The FT reports.
With analysts and investors bearish on emerging markets, China might offer the best of a bad job, according to investment banking group Jefferies
Run Run Shaw, the Hong Kong media mogul who was largely credited with inventing the kung fu genre — died on Tuesday at his home in Hong Kong. He was 106. NYT reports.
A significant number of workers in Singapore intend to change jobs in the coming year, according to a new report by recruitment firm Hudson.
Macau gaming stocks are in for a "watershed" year, with casinos set to enjoy solid demand growth without an increase in new supply, says Citi.
China approved the construction of more than 100 million tons of new coal production capacity, despite plans to tackle choking air pollution.
China has temporarily lifted its ban on foreign-made game consoles, opening up a lucrative market to major gaming companies.
Japan retail stocks have surged, but investors need to get more selective ahead as the looming consumption tax hike won't hit all retailers equally.
Samsung CEO BK Yoon speaks out about the future of Samsung innovation and new technology. CNBC's Jon Fortt reports.
China is on course to buck the slowing trend of emerging economies and accelerate its growth by 2015, HSBC argued.
Steps to curb shadow banking in China are a positive sign, but a sharp rise in non-performing loans remain a key risk, says economist Andy Xie.
As the bone chilling "polar vortex" continues to freeze America to its core, in Australia things could not be more different. NBC reports.
Samsung has reignited shareholder calls for more returns after splashing out on a special employee bonus estimated at nearly $1 billion.
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Thitinan Pongsudhirak, Director of the Institute of Security and International Studies, Chulalongkorn University, says the "happiness fair" is an effort from the junta party to promote reconciliation.
N Chandrasekaran, CEO & MD of Tata Consultancy Services, explains why a focus on the Japanese market is the "right strategy" for the Indian IT firm.
With his coalition already falling apart, it is unlikely that Prabowo can reverse what seems to be an election defeat, says Tim Lindsey, Professor of Asia Law from University of Melbourne.