Beijing was pushed into launching the AIIB by U.S. refusal to give China more clout in existing institutions, Bernanke said. The FT reports.» Read More
Apple's iPhone 6 received approval for use on domestic frequencies but requires one more critical licence before it may be sold in China.
The IPO was expected to be the largest in history and to give Alibaba a massive valuation—making founder Jack Ma one of the world's richest men.
The Chinese city of Shenzhen is the best performing city in Asia, according to a new index compiled by economic think tank the Milken Institute.
Chinese women helped drive global diamond jewelry sales up 3 percent to a record high of $79 billion in 2013, according to De Beers.
A fresh bout of yen weakness is set to fuel further gains in Japanese stocks, but the economy's wobbly recovery may limit the upside, say strategists.
China's housing market continued to slow in August, data on Thursday showed, with home prices falling for a fourth straight month.
The United States said it will press India's new prime minister to end his blockage of a global trade pact when he visits Washington this month.
If you want to know why the Chinese government is keen on Alibaba, look no further than Beishan – one of China's many "Taobao" villages.
Hundreds of heavily armed police raided homes in Sydney and Brisbane on Thursday, launching a large-scale Australian "counter-terrorism operation".
Japan's exports fell 1.3 percent percent in August from the year-ago period, compared with a Reuters poll expecting a 2.6 percent fall.
China will boost small firms by cutting their taxes, increasing their subsidies and encouraging banks to step up lending to them.
Despite India's huge talent pool of graduates, few are equipped with skills to be gainfully employed.
Nearly two months after the FIFA World Cup, employees in Singapore have another excuse to turn up to work bleary-eyed: the Formula 1 Singapore Grand Prix.
Asia ex-Japan hedge funds have posted the strongest performance worldwide this year, data from research house Eurekahedge shows.
Sony Corp warned of a much-deeper-than-expected loss after it was hit by an impairment charge for its struggling smartphone division.
The Chinese are interested in acquiring everything American, from companies to real estate, looking to protect their assets.
The music business has shifted toward downloads and streaming globally. But in Japan, the compact disc is still king. The New York Times reports.
Following reports that the PBoC will provide hefty liquidity injections for its banks, some analysts say something bigger is round the corner.
The anti-corruption campaign which has swept across China in the last two years has gone global. The Financial Times reports.
As Indian PM Modi welcomes his Chinese counterpart to Gujarat, analysts say the meeting between the leaders will be the most significant in decades.
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Gerard Cassidy, MD & banking analyst at RBC, says the Bank Of America will benefit from the rise in short-term interest rates.
To stop deflationary risks from becoming entrenched, the European Central Bank needs to step up on the front-loading of asset purchases under its quantitative easing program, says Will Oswald, head of FICC at Standard Chartered Bank.
Vasu Menon, vice president, Group Wealth Management at OCBC Bank, says factors such as a stronger U.S. dollar and a slowdown in China will weigh on the Australian dollar.