The Japanese spent more than they saved in the 12 months ended March 2014, the first time that's happened since the data set began in 1955.» Read More
It will be weeks before results are in for India's national elections, but investors have already picked their favorite.
Chinese importers' defaults on soybean cargos may spur debt concerns, but such defaults aren't unusual and China's soybean business has been struggling.
With India's 16th national election under way, some parties appear to have an edge as technology, social media and big data play a key role in connecting with voters.
China's consumer prices rose 2.4 percent in March from the year-ago period, official data showed on Friday, just shy of a Reuters poll for a 2.5 percent increase.
Samsung's Galaxy S5 boasts a variety of new features, but does it have what it takes to prevent users from jumping back on the Apple bandwagon?
Shares in Fast Retailing tumbled to a five-month low early Friday after the operator cut its full-year operating profit forecast by 6.7 percent.
The latest acoustic signal detected was unlikely to be from the missing plane, Australian officials said on Friday.
The fastest growing messaging application in the world told CNBC they are struggling to break into the world's second largest economy.
Chinese importers have defaulted on nearly $300 million of U.S. and Brazilian soybean cargoes, the biggest in a decade, as buyers struggle to get credit.
China will ease restrictions on overseas investments by local firms and deals below $1 billion will not need approval, the country's commission said.
Budget carrier Tigerair has had a bumpy ride recently, but CEO Koay Peng Yen, told CNBC he's confident the firm will turn things around.
Investors in Hong Kong and Shanghai will soon be able to trade shares in each other’s equity markets, the Financial Times reports.
The emerging market carry trade is back on, helping chase up the very assets sold off last year amid concerns U.S. interest rates would rise.
Japan's core machinery orders fell 8.8 percent on month in February, worse than expectations for a 3 percent decline in a Reuters poll.
Beijing's "war on pollution" has sparked renewed interest in clean technology, with many startups vying for a piece of the $800 billion pie.
AirAsia is closing in on a partner for a Japan comeback after it pulled out of its money-losing venture there last year, CEO Tony Fernandes said.
China has come a long way in a short period of time in relation to liberalizing its currency and opening up its economy, said Australian Treasurer Joe Hockey.
Joseph Chen, CEO of Renren, says he is not influenced by the performance of the company's shares, which have plunged nearly 80 percent since 2011.
China's exports tumbled for a second straight month and imports unexpectedly slumped, heightening concerns over the world's second-biggest economy.
Australia on Thursday posted a second batch of reassuring jobs figures in as many months, raising hopes that the worst may be over for the labor market.
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