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All the fears about Chinese banks may very well come to pass, but that's no reason not to buy their stocks, JPMorgan said.
Game consoles sold in China are mostly modified to allow pirated games, causing console makers to lose out on royalties from software sales.
With protesters vowing to "shut down" Bangkok on January 13 in their bid to topple Prime Minister Yingluck, "Teflon Thailand" seems more like a taunt.
An Indian diplomat whose arrest and strip-search caused a major rift in U.S.-Indian ties was effectively expelled from the United States on Thursday.
U.S. energy secretary Ernest Moniz will not travel to India next week, the most serious repercussion yet in the arrest of Indian diplomat. FT reports.
Regulators eager to resolve China's local government debt are setting standards for an emerging class of asset management companies. Caixin reports.
Singapore Airlines' new Indian joint venture with Tata Sons has chosen Airbus A320 aircraft over Boeing's 737 to launch its operations in the country.
Five people died in an explosion at a Mitsubishi Materials Corp chemicals plant in Japan.
Chinese tycoon Chen Guangbiao is interested in buying The Wall Street Journal, according to media reports.
China's consumer inflation slowed to 2.5 percent in December from a year ago, slowing from 3 percent in November and in line with expectations.
The monetary policy committee of the South Korean central bank held its policy interest rate steady in a unanimous vote on Thursday.
China has offered to invest in Britain's railways by financing and building links to a new Birmingham station on the HS2 network. The FT reports.
India has a reputation as being unfriendly to foreign businesses, but for fast food, international chains are warmly welcomed. NYT reports.
The U.S. has gone through it, so have Europe and Japan. Now it is Asia's turn to endure a period of austerity, one economist tells CNBC.
Chinese companies that will kick off a new season of IPOs in China are set to attract strong investor interest, a good omen after a year-long hiatus.
India ordered the United States to close down an embassy club for expatriate Americans in New Delhi, escalating their diplomatic row.
The outlook for Japan will become even brighter with the emergence of a “wage surprise,” according to Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.
Judging from Chinese television, the worry is that the one-child policy has created a generation of wimps. The FT reports.
With analysts and investors bearish on emerging markets, China might offer the best of a bad job, according to investment banking group Jefferies
Run Run Shaw, the Hong Kong media mogul who was largely credited with inventing the kung fu genre — died on Tuesday at his home in Hong Kong. He was 106. NYT reports.
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Tobias Harris, Analyst at Teneo Intelligence, says continuity will likely be the main theme of Japanese Prime Minister Abe's first cabinet reshuffle.
Cliff Corso, CEO & CIO at Cutwater Asset Management, says the mixed finish on Wall Street overnight is due to investors taking a step back to assess the divergence in stocks and bond markets.
Allowing local governments to issue bonds directly is a step forward in China's efforts to reform the economy, says Matthew Circosta, Economist at Moody's Analytics.