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Why are foreign banks still willing to pay premium prices to gain access to the mainland?
Any slowdown in China won't have a long term effect on the price of oil, says Malcolm Graham-Wood, founding partner at Hydrocarbon Capital.
Singapore Airlines Ltd said an Airbus A380 flying from London to Singapore made an emergency landing in Azerbaijan due to cabin depressurisation.
Deng Hong, a famous Sichuan billionaire, has been detained for investigation by the Communist Party's anti-corruption commission. The NYT reports.
India's e-commerce market is heating up after the country's largest online marketplace introduced same-day delivery to battle rivals Amazon and Flipkart.
New Zealand will be the “rock star” economy of 2014, with growth set to outpace most of its developed markets peers, according to HSBC.
China stocks hit their lowest level in almost five months, with some strategists warning that investors are yet to heed what the market is saying.
At least 14 people were killed and 10 others hurt in a stampede during a gathering at a mosque in northwest China on Sunday. NBC reports.
Growth in China's services sector slowed sharply in December to its lowest point since August 2011, adding to signs of slowing momentum.
Japanese equities have basked in bullish calls for quite some time, but after a near 60 percent rally in 2013, their universal popularity is slipping.
Amid a conflict between Bangladesh's two main political parties as polls opened for the general elections on Sunday was ominous. The NYT reports.
Economic data from China and central bank meetings in Indonesia, the Philippines and South Korea will help markets get back into full swing this week.
Residential housing prices in China have been rising rapidly, sending thousands of Chinese fleeing fast-rising property prices by heading underground.
Concern about China's debt load is mounting, but there are signs that higher interest rates may finally be helping the country get to grips.
Thousands of anti-government protesters marched through the Thai capital, a prelude to broader action next week when they want to shut down Bangkok.
The future direction of China is the "major" source of uncertainty facing the global economy, according to billionaire investor George Soros.
As Manmohan Singh announced his departure as Prime Minister of India, he argued: “History will be kinder to me than the contemporary media.”
Bargain hunters eyeing battered Thai shares should hold their fire as the political turmoil might be different from previous episodes, analysts said.
Currency wars is threatening to make a comeback at the start of 2014, judging by a rise in official rhetoric from Japan’s neighbors about a weak yen.
The Pentagon waived laws banning Chinese-built components on US weapons to keep the F-35 fighter program on track in 2012 and 2013, a report said.
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Greg Smith, Group CEO at Global Commodities, says renewed tensions in Ukraine will fuel concerns of a supply disruption and that will lift oil prices higher in the weeks ahead.
After stripping out the base effects, the underlying trend in the inflation data does not reflect a downtrend, says Euben Paracuelles, Executive Director and Southeast Asia Economist at Nomura.
Robert Chow, Spokesman, Alliance for Peace and Democracy, says Beijing has always been clear about the degree of autonomy it will give Hong Kong. He also discusses the response from the city's citizens.