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The death toll from a building collapse in Bangladesh has risen to 160 and could climb higher, police said on Thursday, with people trapped under the rubble of a complex that housed garment factories supplying retailers in Europe and North America.
South Korea's Hyundai Motors posted a 15 percent fall in its quarterly net profit as it was hamstrung by production stoppages and unfavorable currency moves.
Gross domestic product grew a seasonally adjusted 0.9 percent from the previous quarter, far above analysts' forecasts and denting expectations for an interest rate cut by the central bank.
The Bank of Japan meets on Friday for the first time after it made a radical shift in policy earlier this month and markets are now watching for central bank governor Harukiko Kuroda's next move.
There are great expectations that Japanese companies flooded with liquidity will pour some of it into foreign bond markets, but latest capital flow data published on Thursday tell a different story.
Olam International, under pressure to retreat from a debt-fueled acquisition spree, will unveil a strategy review on Thursday that many investors hope will target less growth and more cash.
The newest market to open in Southeast Asia is Myanmar and this author talks about the challenges he overcame to give the country's image a makeover
South Korea is warning of a "grave measure" if North Korea rejects a call for talks on a jointly run factory park that has been shut down for nearly a month.
Japanese investors sold 862.6 billion yen ($8.7 billion) worth of foreign bonds last week, as they took advantage of the weak yen to repatriate overseas investments.
A dropoff in Chinese demand for soybeans used to feed poultry and livestock could last for months, as consumers lose their appetite for poultry in response to the bird flu virus outbreak.
The risk-on trade is back, and one way to play it is Chinese stocks, Dennis Gartman says.
The rampant growth of credit in China appears to be forming a bubble, Jim Chanos of Kynikos Associates says.
As the smartphone revolution continues to accelerate, Broadcom's CEO Scott McGregor sees some major trends forming in the market.
Want to send a cocktail to that attractive passenger across the aisle? Virgin America has the answer with a new seat-to-seat drink or meal delivery feature.
The number of people killed by the collapse of a building in Bangladesh's capital rose to 147 overnight and the death toll could climb further because many people are still trapped inside, Dhaka's district police chief told Reuters on Thursday.
The high cost of living in the wealthy island state of Singapore may be a major bone of contention among its residents, but moves by the government to cool the auto market is having an impact on rising consumer prices.
Australia's central bank plans to invest some of its foreign currency reserves in Chinese government bonds for the first time, part of a wider move to strengthen ties with the country.
The significance of move in the dollar to 100 yen should not be overdone, some analysts say.
Data on Wednesday showing that inflation in Australia is well under control has created a buzz in markets about more interest rate cuts, with some analysts hoping for a move as early as next month.
The chairman of one of China's leading real estate investment groups, made famous by his bid to buy a farm in Iceland, says the deal would have been very profitable had it gone through.
Laurent Le Pen, CEO at Omate and Ben Arnold, Director, NPD discuss what people really want when it comes to wearable technology.
After two days of talks, CNBC's Lisa Oake reports live from Bali that a last-minute global trade deal may be signed by the end of the day.
Dressing up in the future could involve embedding a chip in your outfit. CNBC's Sri Jegarajah takes you through what you can put on, and maybe put off in wearable tech.