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Japan's current account balance narrowed in August but remained in the black for a second straight month.
Falling property prices in Singapore have provided some much needed relief for the nation's banking sector, analysts told CNBC.
Some economists warn the risks of a full-blown Chinese banking crisis are rising. If it happens, the impact would be felt around the world.
Western retail investors will likely have access to individual Chinese stocks when a new market-to-market link launches.
Samsung’s latest business move isn’t as sexy as a new smartphone, but the company is betting it will be lucrative. Here's what it's doing.
Over five years, the majority of actively managed Australian equity funds in most categories failed to beat their benchmark indices.
As India's e-commerce race heats up, online retailers are pulling out the stops to stay ahead, including catty marketing campaigns.
Thai markets swooned as the health of the country's beloved king took a turn for the worse, and the monarchy's importance means more turmoil may lie ahead.
The Bank of Japan on Tuesday kept its massive monetary stimulus intact, but struck a less optimistic tone on the economy, warning of weakness in industrial output.
The Reserve Bank of Australia on Tuesday kept interest rates unchanged, but surprised some investors by not mentioning the Aussie dollar's recent slide.
Demonstrations in Hong Kong rolled into early Tuesday with hundreds of students remaining camped out in the heart of the city after more than a week.
Rio Tinto rejected a merger approach from smaller rival Glencore to create a $160 billion mining and trading giant in August.
The Bank of Japan is likely to maintain its massive monetary stimulus on Tuesday and offer a bleaker view on factory output.
Analysts expect the new president to push for some badly needed "supply-side" improvements such as bureaucratic and governance reforms.
As investors fled Europe in the worst days of its debt crisis, China-based companies moved in the other direction. The Financial Times reports.
Samsung Electronics forecast below-view third quarter earnings results on Tuesday, citing weakness in its mobile business.
The Malaysian government is expected to introduce deficit-slashing measures at Friday's budget, which may spell pain for consumers, economists say.
A smoking ban in Asia's Las Vegas is sparking concerns that the policy could stub out the city's gaming outlook.
Samsung's third quarter earnings guidance is forecast to be the firm's weakest since 2011, but some say a turnaround is imminent.
Student-led protests in Hong Kong shrank Monday but a few hundred demonstrators remained camped out in the streets.
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While Saudi Arabia's bourse is largely energy-centric, there are investment opportunities in the banking and healthcare sectors, says Robert Parker, senior advisor, Credit Suisse.
If this "cat and mouse" play between Greece and the euro zone drags on, there may be an accidental "Grexit", says Willem Nabarro, head of European Equities for Asia at Exane BNP Paribas.
Shane Oliver, head of Investment Strategy & chief economist at AMP Capital, explains why the "gradual rebalancing" underway in China's economy is the way to go.