Japan's already less-than-sterling credit rating took a hit from Fitch's downgrade, but its bonds and currency are set to stay impervious to the blow.» Read More
Barely a year after U.K. drinks giant Diageo won a majority stake in India's United Spirits, a boardroom battle is giving the company a sore head.
Alibaba has partnered with China Telecom to sell budget smartphones in rural areas, in a bid to boost its reach in untapped areas.
Tom Vilsack asked China to drop a ban on U.S. poultry imports imposed because of an outbreak of bird flu.
Fitch Ratings downgraded Japan's credit rating by one notch, the agency said on Monday.
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China shares have surged this year, but with active fund managers still underexposed to the market, the rally isn't over, Goldman Sachs said.
The economic costs of Nepal's devastating earthquake could exceed $5 billion, equivalent to 20 percent of the impoverished nation's GDP.
Last week, about 50 earthquake and social scientists came to Kathmandu, to figure out how to better prepare the overdeveloped area for disasters.
They searched by hand, brick by brick, convinced that they had found another body under the rubble around Kathmandu's most famous temple complex. NBC News reports.
DBS Group, on Monday posted a 10 percent jump in core first-quarter net profit, above analysts' estimates.
Malaysian police have arrested 12 people linked to the militant group Islamic State and seized explosives, foiling a plan to attack the capital city.
India's strong rupee has caused the country's worst export performance since 2009, an early setback to Prime Minister Modi's 'Make in India' campaign.
Hundreds of Nepalis were fleeing the capital for the plains, terror-stricken by two days of powerful aftershocks following a massive earthquake.
The spotlight in Asia falls on Japan, where a raft of data releases and a central bank decision could provide clarity on the economy's direction.
HSBC Chairman Douglas Flint told CNBC that relocating the bank's headquarters back to Hong Kong "would be potentially interesting" on Friday.
Chinese banks face a spike in bad loans amid slowing economic growth, PwC warns in a new report.
Malaysia's elder statesman Mahathir used a social media event to advocate Internet censorship, potentially worrying investors amid a faltering economy.
Since hitting a lifetime high in March, Indian stocks appear to be losing their mojo, as weak corporate earnings and soft underlying growth momentum discourages investors.
Here are the countries where Chinese buyers seek the most expensive homes, according to a new report from Juwei.
Ford Foundation is on India's national security watchlist after complaints about its links to an activist accusing Narendra Modi for human rights abuses. The Financial Times reports.
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George Buckley, chief U.K. economist at Deutsche Bank, outlines his expectations for the U.K.'s first-quarter GDP reading and explains what that means for the Bank of England's monetary policy.
In the absence of tourism income, remittances will be the "lifeline" of Nepal's economy, says Rajrishi Singhal, senior geo-economics Fellow at Gateway House.
ohn Lee, adjunct associate professor, School of Social and Political Sciences at University of Sydney, explains why the Asian region, excluding China, will likely welcome Japan's proactive foreign policy.