Thailand's General Prayuth Chan-ocha was appointed prime minister on Thursday by a legislature he hand-picked, giving the army chief a veneer of legitimacy.» Read More
Singapore's REITs have steadily advanced this year as predictions of higher interest rates went awry, but will yield-chasers stick with the shares?
Amazon to open an office in China's Shanghai free trade zone, state media says, allowing the firm to sell a wider range of products in the country.
Have you ever been tempted to make a call on your tablet? If the trend in Asia is anything to go by, many of us could be doing so soon.
Watching the rise of India's stock markets, one can be forgiven for forgetting that a year ago, the asset class was a poster child of emerging market bashing.
The cruise industry is seeking a bigger slice of the growing Chinese tourist pie, with Beijing putting its heft behind expansion efforts.
At least eighteen people were killed in Japan on Wednesday when landslides touched off by torrential rain slammed into the outskirts of Hiroshima.
Fortescue said it has made further headway in paying down $12 billion in debt it amassed building the world's fourth-biggest iron ore mining company.
Japan exports rose 3.9 percent in July from the year ago period, data showed on Wednesday, compared with a Reuters forecast for a gain of 3.8 percent.
PM Modi sought suggestions to help re-fashion the Soviet-inspired central Planning Commission that is in line with a new, open style of governance.
Shinzo Abe is one of Japan's most polarizing prime ministers in decades. He may also have a good shot at becoming that rarity in Japanese politics.
Woodside Petroleum Ltd delivered a 27 percent rise in half-year net profit on Wednesday, in line with market forecasts.
Indonesia is expected to take a third less of the fuel this year as demand from mining falters and biodiesel use in transport and industry grows.
Come Thursday, markets will be digesting a new round of manufacturing data from China, when HSBC releases the flash estimate of the PMI for August.
OCBC's planned rights issue to finance its pricey Wing Hang Bank acquisition has reassured the market, but now it must overcome skepticism.
China—a low-cost maker of goods—is falling behind in the manufacturing race as wages and energy costs soar.
Despite a slew of measures aimed at damping runaway Hong Kong home prices, some market segments are heating up again, possibly spurring further curbs.
AirAsia Bhd's group chief executive, Tony Fernandes, dismissed a media report that the Malaysian carrier is weighing a bid for Japan's Skymark Airlines Inc.
RBA sees significant uncertainties around the economic outlook, which was why interest rates were likely to stay at record lows for some time yet.
New Zealand will post smaller than expected budget surpluses over the coming four years as the economy grows more slowly and the tax take shrinks.
PetroChina is reviewing its multi-billion-dollar push to produce liquefied natural gas(LNG) to fuel trucks and ships in place of diesel.
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David Thomas, Head of Australian Consumer Research at CLSA, explains why he still likes Treasury Wine Estates, despite a 20 percent fall in the wine-making firm's annual net profit.
Karine Hirn, Founding Partner at East Capital, says high dividend yields and the presence of firms' with strong growth potential, make Russian markets a sweet spot for long term investments.
Hamish Pepper, Forex Strategist, Asia Pacific at Barclays, says a fragile recovery in China and a stronger U.S. dollar ahead will cap gains in the Australian currency.