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Southeast Asia's fastest growing economy goes to the polls next month and Sri Lanka's vote looks set to be close for the first time in nearly a decade.
A disorderly slowdown in China and regional geopolitical tensions could derail optimism surrounding India's outlook next year, according to a new report.
Chinese investment banks have awarded the first pay rises since the financial crisis, but salaries and bonuses still trail Western banks'.
Takata Corp, the air bag maker embroiled in millions of recalls worldwide, said its president Stefan Stocker would step down.
South Korean prosecutors requested a detention warrant for a former Korean Air Lines executive who delayed a flight because she was unhappy over nuts.
Japan Prime Minister Abe is set to launch a new government with a defense minister whose support for a stronger pre-emptive strike capability may rile China.
Claims that North Korea has engaged in recent cyber-attacks could see the rogue nation ramp up military aggression next year, Nomura said.
South Korean prosecutors indicted U.S. taxi-hailing service provider Uber's local unit for violating a law governing public transport, Yonhap reported.
A decade after splitting two railroad manufacturers from the same company to promote competition, China now wants to recombine them. The Financial Times reports.
Sales of Huawei's low-price Honor smartphones climbed to 20 million from one million in just one year after it copied Xiaomi's online-only strategy.
Sony Corp is considering a sale of its Sony/ATV Music Publishing unit, which owns the rights to most of the Beatles' songs, WSJ reports.
Asian currencies may take a wild ride in 2015 with central bank policies set to diverge as the Fed prepares to raise interest rates, analysts say.
Political unrest kept tourists away from Thailand for much of this year, but a surge in Chinese travelers may signal a recovery ahead, analysts say.
North Korea continued suffering periodic Internet blackouts since restoring service late Monday night.
Chinese ecommerce giant Alibaba took 90 million counterfeit items offline and spent over 1 billion yuan ($160.7 million) fighting fake goods.
Former co-chairman of Hong Kong-listed developer Sun Hung Kai Properties, Thomas Kwok, was sentenced to five years in jail on Tuesday for corruption.
As Sony scrambles to recover after an unprecedented cyberattack, one analyst couldn't be more positive on the outlook for the company's stock.
Investors should cheer China's probe into stock-price manipulation as it builds a foundation of trust as Beijing opens its capital markets to foreign investment, one expert said.
China issued new property rules for owners to register their holdings, giving authorities a new anti-corruption tool. The Financial Times reports.
Shares in Chinese real estate developer Dalian Wanda traded flat as concerns about debt and a high valuation offset optimism.
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