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A bid by China to rein in its "shadow banking" activity is producing results, thanks to slowing economic growth and tighter regulation.
Casino operators in the world's largest gaming market may get a much-needed fillip from new rules regarding border crossings with China, experts say.
As the month of November draws to a close and markets await the seasonal "Santa rally", investors will likely be looking out for these in the week ahead.
China's leadership and central bank are ready to cut interest rates again and also loosen lending restrictions, said sources involved in policy-making.
China cut interest rates unexpectedly on Friday, stepping up a campaign to prop up growth in the world's second-largest economy.
China's economy is slowing as global demand remains too low for its manufacturing capacity and labor costs rise, Peter Baum said.
Alibaba wowed the markets Thursday with its ground-breaking US$8 billion debut dollar bond.
Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Friday dissolved the lower house of parliament, setting the stage for snap elections next month.
Chinese restaurant chains and consumer electronic brands may soon compete in the international marketplace, according to a new report.
China plans to revamp the scheme it uses to allocate quotas for agricultural imports, as part of efforts to stamp out corruption and to rein in record state grain stockpiles.
Asian central bankers are confronted with a balancing act of supporting growth whilst guarding against volatility from a normalization of U.S. rates.
Growth in the world's second largest economy could slow to as little as 5 percent in the near-term, but that's no cause for concern, one analyst said.
Home prices in Hong Kong, one of the world's most expensive property markets, could see double-digit declines next year, forecasts from major banks show.
With its domestic economy cooling, China is investing heavily outside its borders in multibillion dollar infrastructure projects.
PayPal's latest survey says merchants are looking outside the U.S. for sales opportunities
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The Reserve Bank of Australia's (RBA) attempts to cool the country's housing market could significantly hurt consumer demand, according to research from Moody's Analytics.
China's factory activity stalled in November as output shrank for the first time in six months, a private survey showed on Thursday.
Japan's exports rose at their fastest pace in eight months in October, an encouraging sign that global demand is picking up.
Frederic Neumann, MD & Co-Head of Asian Economics Research at HSBC, says China will likely meet its growth target for 2014, but the growth trajectory for the years ahead is 6 percent.
Frederic Neumann, MD & Co-Head of Asian Economics Research at HSBC, says mainland banks have "very profitable lending operations" that will insulate them from the impact of a rate cut.
David Lennox, Resources Analyst at Fat Prophets, expects oil companies to report major cuts in revenue reports moving forward, with the junior firms bearing the brunt of the impact.