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Standard & Poor's raised the Philippines' credit rating to investment grade on Thursday, the second debt agency to do so in less than two months.
Australia's top investment bank, beat forecasts as cost cutting and strength in its annuity-style businesses offset lingering weakness in capital markets.
Expansion in China's services sector slowed in April, in line with slower factory activity and reinforcing views that recovery in the world's second-largest economy remains modest.
Analysts warn that the recovery in copper prices - which bounced back after suffering their biggest one-day loss in over a year on Wednesday - could struggle to sustain gains if China continues to show slowing economic momentum.
Westpac, Australia's third-largest lender, posted a forecast-beating half-year profit on Friday, rewarding investors with a special dividend.
China's most prominent and politically connected financier is raising a new $2 billion -$2.5 billion fund for investments in China and abroad. The Financial Times reports.
CNBC's Bernie Lo and Emily Chan discuss the newest addition to the city of Hong Kong: a giant, inflatable rubber duck.
Cellphone theft is on the rise, but carriers and handset makers have no incentive to fix the problem. The NYT reports.
An antibiotic-resistant strain of gonorrhea has some saying that its effects could match those of AIDS.
A widely-anticipated cut in interest rates by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Friday is unlikely to get markets too excited. But what the central bank says just might, economists told CNBC.
The Singapore stock market has been on a tear recently, trading at highs not seen since late 2007, but the rally could be short-lived, analysts warn.
The easing in China's manufacturing-sector growth could prompt a fresh round of stimulus, analysts told CNBC.
Factory-sector growth in China and India stumbled in April to further underline the impact of a fragile global economy.
One in four U.S. businesses are vulnerable to having their trade secrets stolen, according an cyber expert, who said the ongoing threat could cost the U.S. economy "billions rather than millions".
So much for talk of a 'great rotation' out of bonds into equities, analysts say the best strategy may be bet on both assets.
China's growing industrial might is likely to allow it to mount an increasingly formidable challenge to the military supremacy of the United States. The New York Times reports.
North Korea's Supreme Court sentenced U.S. citizen Kenneth Bae to 15 years hard labor on Thursday for committing crimes against the North.
DBS posted a record quarterly profit, beating expectations, as higher fee and commission income offset a slight drop in income from its key lending business.
Some members of the Bank of Japan's policy board expressed concerns that increased purchases of government debt could actually impair financial markets and discourage bank lending.
The U.S. Trade Representative's office criticized China on Wednesday for failing to stop the growing theft of American trade secrets that are the lifeblood of U.S economic might.
Laurent Le Pen, CEO at Omate and Ben Arnold, Director, NPD discuss what people really want when it comes to wearable technology.
After two days of talks, CNBC's Lisa Oake reports live from Bali that a last-minute global trade deal may be signed by the end of the day.
Dressing up in the future could involve embedding a chip in your outfit. CNBC's Sri Jegarajah takes you through what you can put on, and maybe put off in wearable tech.