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There is some "flexibility" around China's 7.5 percent gross domestic product (GDP) growth target for 2014, said Premier Li Keqiang.
China's latest read on domestic spending and industrial output came in worse than expected, offering little comfort to markets already spooked by the prospect of a weakening economy.
Providers of ETFs are wooing Japanese retail investors with foreign stock offerings amid expectations a flood of fresh funds is headed to the market.
Singapore has joined a club of countries experiencing extreme weather. A prolonged dry spell in the city-state is also being accompanied by a haze.
Toyota Motor Corp said it will give its Japan-based workers their biggest pay raise in 21 years in the year starting in April.
Japan's core machinery orders rose 13.4 percent in January from a month earlier, above analyst expectations in a Reuters poll for a rise of 7 percent.
Alibaba is "95 percent certain" to choose New York over Hong Kong for its initial public offering. The FT reports.
China’s first corporate debt default in at least 17 years has sparked fear that China’s ‘Lehman’s moment’ is fast approaching.
The search for missing a Malaysia Airlines plane entered day five on Wednesday, with focus on reports that the jet may have deviated from its course.
Prudential has struck a deal with financial services group Standard Chartered to expand the an existing partnership between the two groups.
Growing numbers of Chinese are using the country's state-backed bankcards to illegally spirit billions of dollars abroad, a Reuters examination has found.
Alibaba Group has agreed to buy a controlling stake in ChinaVision Media Group for $804 million, giving it access to TV and movie content.
The disappearance of a Malaysia Airlines flight to Beijing has put a spotlight on the flag carrier's difficulty implementing its latest turnaround plan.
China's shadow banking is slowing, but loans overall continue to grow amid a delicate policy dance between economic growth and tightening credit.
China's central bank is prepared to cut the amount of cash that banks must keep as reserves if economic growth slows further.
The CEO of Japan's Softbank, Masayoshi Son, delivers what he says is a wake-up call to U.S. broadband users in an interview with CNBC.
China will launch pilot programs testing the development of privately owned banks in Tianjin, Shanghai, Zhejiang and Guangdong, the country's bank regulator Shang Fulin said.
The disappearance of Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 was most likely not due to a terrorist incident, Interpol said on Tuesday.
As Japan marked the third anniversary of the tsunami that sparked a nuclear emergency, debate rages as to whether it should return to nuclear power.
It's been three years since the deadly tsunami that ravaged Japan's northeast coast, sparking the biggest nuclear disaster since Chernobyl.
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Antoine Halff, Head, Oil Industry & Markets at International Energy Agency, outlines the factors that are weighing on oil demand around the world.
Speaking to CNBC at the "Russia Calling Conference" in Moscow, Maxim Basov, CEO of Rusagro, explains how the firm has benefited from geopolitical tensions.
Shusuke Yamada, FX strategist at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, discusses Wednesday's Bank of Japan Tankan survey and explains his year-end target of 108 for the dollar-yen.