Malaysia's ringgit plunged Monday to levels not seen since the late 1990s, taking a double-whammy from domestic corruption allegations and Greece.» Read More
Young North Koreans are coming of age amid a proliferation of black markets. This market generation just might solve the North Korea problem.
China and South Korea are set to sign a bilateral free trade agreement and analysts tell CNBC the new deal will benefit both countries differently.
A snap election in Japan could undermine confidence in Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's ability to put the economy back on a stable path, say analysts.
Japanese PM Shinzo Abe plans to postpone a planned tax increase and call a general election for December, the Sankei newspaper said on Wednesday.
Since the election of Prime Minister Narenda Modi six months ago, the prospect of better times ahead has not yet persuaded firms to invest in India.
The Chinese president, Xi Jinping, praised a young blogger whose writing is best known here for its anti-American vitriol. The New York Times reports.
The countdown has begun for the launch of the Shanghai-HK stock connect, but how can investors position for the milestone cross-border trading link?
With the dust settling on the BOJ's surprise shock-and-awe easing campaign last month, the huge rally in Japan shares could stall.
Alibaba's sales for China's Singles' Day passed the $8 billion mark, topping last year's record of around $5.9 billion.
President Obama's visit to Myanmar for an economic summit this week demonstrates how far the country has come—and how much farther it has to go.
China's healthcare sector is growing at more than double the pace of the overall economy, according to the CEO of Johnson & Johnson.
A South Korean court found the captain of a ferry that capsized in April guilty of negligence and sentenced him to 36 years in jail.
The leaders of China and Japan met for the first time in over two years this week and despite the icy nature of their encounter, experts welcomed the slight thawing in ties.
The global economic recovery is unstable and nations in the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) bloc should speed up free trade talks to spur growth, Chinese President Xi Jinping said on Tuesday.
Seven of 21 new ministers face prosecution, taking the total to almost one third, a higher proportion than before the weekend expansion.
Japan's current account balance remained in the black for a third straight month in September.
While weakness in South Korea's exports may get laid at the feet of the weak yen, the real cause is likely further afield, Capital Economics said.
Alibaba's sales on Nov. 11 are expected to top $8 billion as China celebrates Singles' Day—the country's equivalent of Cyber Monday.
China's outlook is top of mind for global CEOs, but most expect the slowdown will be well-managed and plan to pursue expansion plans in the mainland.
President Obama says the American economy is primed for "steadier, more sustained growth."
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Lara Magnusen, VP, director, investment products at Altegris Investments, discusses the impact of Greece and Iran nuclear talks on the price of crude oil.
Dan Scott, VP, investment strategy & research at Credit Suisse, says European markets will likely see a flight to safety on Monday, with periphery markets in for greater volatility.
On Monday, shares of Toshiba plunged as much as 5 percent amid an ongoing independent investigation into accounting irregularities. CNBC's Kaori Enjoji reports.