Two unarmed U.S. B-52 bombers on a training mission flew over disputed islands without informing Beijing, defying China's declaration over airspace.
China is to start selling down its bloated state cotton reserves on Thursday, the Financial Times reports.
Railway reforms in China detailed by the government in recent weeks have led analysts to grow increasingly bullish on the sector.
Just as geopolitical risk showed signs of abating after deal with Iran, tensions between China and Japan over disputed islands have re-surfaced.
Foreign investors abandoned Mongolia amid a mine development dispute, but the country hopes a resolution and a new investment law can lure them back.
K-pop's distinctive fan base could keep its massive popularity going, bringing in millions of revenue for the Korean entertainment industry.
India has topped the list of the most attractive investment destinations, surpassing China and Brazil, according to a survey by Ernst & Young.
A political crisis in Thailand is unlikely to have a long-term economic impact, but it could keep foreign investors away for a lengthy period.
As the global economy continues to recover next year Australia will be left behind, which tips it as the only developed market to see lower growth.
Typhoon Haiyan's impact on the Philippines could get worse if the country's farmers don't get help to replenish a devastated rice harvest.
Some Bank of Japan board members said they saw risks to the country's economy and prices as tilted to the downside.
Asian airlines will inform China of their flight plans before entering disputed airspace, acknowledging Beijing's authority over the area.
It's one of the largest wealth migrations of our time: hundreds of billions of dollars, and waves of millionaires flowing out of China to overseas destinations.
Under the Chinese zodiac, 2014 will be the 'Year of the Horse' and it may also be the year that China releases its full potential.
While education appears to be the primary draw for the buyers, many are also concerned about China's political instability, inflation, even pollution.
About 1,000 anti-government demonstrators forced their way into Thailand's Finance Ministry.
Japan and the United States criticized China's move to impose new rules on airspace over islands at the heart of a territorial dispute with Tokyo.
The highlights for Asian markets this week include a slew of Japanese data and third quarter economic growth data from India.
Protesters gathered in Bangkok as tensions between middle classes and the rural supporters of ousted Prime Minister threatened to boil over.
The "Cool Japan Fund" aims eventually to use about $1 billion of mostly public funds to boost Japan's "soft" exports.
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