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Sixty-three percent of Australians are overweight, a study published Thursday showed, highlighting the country's growing obesity problem.
China and India won't be making it to the soccer World Cup finals in the next 20 years, according to Goldman Sachs.
Alibaba’s money market fund, Yu’e Bao, has pulled in $90 billion in 10 months. Institutional Investor reports.
Japan's retail sales tumbled 4.4 percent on year in April as a rise in the country's consumption tax weighed on spending, data on Thursday showed.
China's millionaire machine has slowed, suggesting that the country's economic weakness is reaching the top of the economy.
The outlook in Asia for exports, one of the key swing factors for the region's broader economy, remains uncertain, economists say.
Profits by Chinese industrial firms rose 9.6 percent in April to 468.6 billion yuan ($75 billion) from last year, down from 10.7 percent in March.
China will overtake the U.S. as the world's largest mobile phone market this year for the first-time ever, according to research out on Wednesday.
Asian buyers are joining a number of high-profile investors hoping to find riches in the Spanish property market.
China's slowing property market poses the most substantial macro risk to China's economy in the coming quarters, analysts at JP Morgan said.
Asia's young adults face an "integrity crisis" amid corruption in many of the region's developing countries, says Transparency International.
Reports this week that Chinese fishing boats rammed and sank a Vietnamese fishing boat in the South China Sea has fueled concerns about geopolitical risk in Asia.
An economist, tipped as an adviser to India's new prime minister, says the country needs to lift capital spending to revive the economy.
Thailand's political instability has dented the economy, but contagion to the region should be little with some countries even benefiting.
Raw satellite transmission data from MH370 provided more evidence that the plane crashed into the Indian Ocean after running out of fuel.
Modi was sworn in as India's PM at New Delhi's presidential palace, after a victory that ended two terms of rule by the Nehru-Gandhi dynasty.
As sorely-needed infrastructure investment remains elusive, reducing contentious fuel subsidies is crucial for Indonesia's next president.
Vietnam and China traded accusations over the sinking of a Vietnamese fishing boat not far from where China has placed an oil rig in disputed waters.
The Bank of Japan has begun shifting its focus from supporting growth to ways of phasing out its massive stimulus.
Asian investors will likely pay attention to key data releases from the world's third-largest economy and emerging markets this week.
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