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South Korea confirmed five more cases of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS), bringing to 30 the number of infected people. Two people have died.
Australia's economy grew faster than expected in the first quarter, but analysts were concerned about the quality of the data.
Wanda Cinema Line, a unit of China's leading property developer Dalian Wanda Group, said it would buy Australian cinema chain Hoyts Group.
More than a day after the Oriental Star capsized, most of the 456 people on board were still missing on Tuesday. The New York Times reports.
Asia is the best bet for emerging markets for the next six months says UBS's Jorge Mariscal.
Divers on Tuesday pulled three people alive from inside an overturned cruise ship and searched for other survivors.
The yen fell to its weakest against the greenback since 2002 on Tuesday, piercing a key psychological level and puzzling traders.
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) cut interest rates for the third time this year on Tuesday, providing a fresh shot in the arm for Asia's third largest economy.
Whether China shares are bubbly depends on which data bit catches the fancy, but the market has outstripped fundamentals and is overbought, Credit Suisse said.
Even Asia's most destitute peasants can now afford meth if they're willing to forego food for a day, GlobalPost reports.
The RBA kept interest rates steady at a record low 2.0 percent, in line with expectations, but the Australian dollar still pushed higher.
Japan's pension system has been hacked and more than a million cases of personal data leaked, authorities said.
After years of downplaying and denigrating the mobile market, Nintendo may be doubling down on it.
Restaurant operator KFC files lawsuit against three companies in China whose social media accounts spread claims about its food.
China should remain the key focus for markets this week, with the release of key manufacturing activity data.
China's factory activity picked up its pace a tad in the May, twin surveys showed.
The newly appointed chief executive of loss-making Malaysia Airlines said on Monday that the carrier is "technically bankrupt."
Shares of Huatai Securities, Asia's largest listing this year, opened with a whimper, defying the gains seen in Hong Kong's other recent IPOs.
Military posturing and tough talk by China threatens to become the next geopolitical flashpoint for markets.
If you’ve missed riding the Nikkei rally so far, don’t worry says Goldman Sachs – real estate stocks are still undervalued and a buy.
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Gerard Cassidy, MD & banking analyst at RBC, says the Bank Of America will benefit from the rise in short-term interest rates.
To stop deflationary risks from becoming entrenched, the European Central Bank needs to step up on the front-loading of asset purchases under its quantitative easing program, says Will Oswald, head of FICC at Standard Chartered Bank.
Vasu Menon, vice president, Group Wealth Management at OCBC Bank, says factors such as a stronger U.S. dollar and a slowdown in China will weigh on the Australian dollar.