An explosion caused by a gas leak killed 24 people and injured 271 in Taiwan's second city, sending flames shooting 15 stories into the air, setting entire blocks ablaze and reducing small shops to rubble.» Read More
Growth in China's factories held at an 18-month high in November as the official Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) hovered at 51.4, data showed.
As Abenomics gives Japan's sluggish housing market a new lease on life, there's one group keen to cash in on the resurgent market: the Chinese.
About 30,000 protesters launched a "people's coup" on Thailand's government, forcing the prime minister to flee a police compound.
Hundreds of protesters seeking to overthrow Thailand's government stormed a police compound on Sunday where the prime minister had been.
Aussie's stock marketcould rise another 10 percent in 2014 on expectations for upgrades to corporate earnings.
India's first mission to Mars left Earth's orbit early on Sunday, clearing a critical hurdle in its journey to the red planet.
China scrambled jets on Friday in response to two U.S. spy planes and 10 Japanese aircraft entering its new air defense zone over the East China Sea.
South Korea's higher-than-expected industrial production data could presage a stronger Christmas shopping season in Europe and the U.S.
Thailand's embattled Prime Minister Yingluck breezed through a no-confidence vote in parliament where her party holds a commanding majority.
In the aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan, the flood of money transfers, or remittances, from friends and relatives is expected to increase significantly.
After a rocky year for India's economy, the worst may finally be over and a steady acceleration in growth can be expected soon, says Goldman Sachs.
Despite inflation in Japan hitting a five-year high in October, it takes more monetary stimulus for inflation to hit the levels the BOJ wants to see.
A surge in Chinese demand underlies bitcoin's astronomical rise over the past few months, but the question lingers: is it only a matter of time before the government steps in?
Australia rejected the $2.55 billion takeover of GrainCorp by Archer Daniels Midland, bowing to pressure from grain growers.
China's military sent several fighter jets and an early warning aircraft on patrol into disputed air space over the East China Sea on Thursday.
Abenomics may have clocked up a victory, with better-than-expected Japanese retail sales helping to spur the Nikkei to a near-six-year closing high.
Emerging markets got relief from market volatility when the Federal Reserve delayed tapering its asset purchases, but some may be squandering it.
With lawmakers planning to open Japan to casino gambling, several small cities are pushing to get one of the coveted licenses.
Philippines economy grew at a slower pace in the third quarter, and expansion in the current quarter is expected to be suppressed due to the typhoon.
The bidding war for Warrnambool Cheese and Butter is unlike anything seen in Australia's merger and acquisition space for a number of years.
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Deborah Elm, Executive Director at Asian Trade Centre, describes what's next on the global trade agenda after New Delhi refused to sign off on a trade-facilitation deal.
Erwin Sanft, Head of China & HK Equity Research at Standard Chartered, says credit supply data is crucial for Chinese equity markets. He expects a pick-up in money supply going forward.
Jesper Bargmann, Head of Trading Markets, Singapore at Nordea, says the participation rate in Friday's nonfarm payrolls report will be key.