Nepali police and local volunteers found about 100 bodies of trekkers and villagers buried in an avalanche and were digging for signs of more missing.
Unrest is brewing among Assam's so-called Tea Tribes as changing weather patterns upset the economics of the industry.
The country's stock market fell 1.8% after a huge surge last year, but India may still be lucrative for foreign investors.
Seoul's foreigners-only casinos are targeting a new breed of 'low-roller' gamblers – Chinese shoppers.
Emerging Asia may be enjoying a bull run in stocks, but the region may miss out on the "wealth effect," analysts said.
The opening of Shanghai Disneyland gives significant upside potential to Disney as the company enters the lucrative Chinese market.
With Indonesia's growth numbers in the spotlight this week, doubts are growing over President Joko Widodo's ability to stimulate the economy as the country faces the prospect of a severe slowdown.
Remember those worries about a China property crash? Forget all that. Analysts are turning freshly positive on the mainland's property plays.
The IMF is reportedly on the verge of declaring China's yuan fairly valued for the first time in more than a decade, the Wall Street Journal reported.
The latest gauge of China's manufacturing activity showed the country's vast factory sector remained in contraction for the month of April.
Indonesia's president is gaining a reputation as executioner-in-chief, possibly to counter perceptions he's politically weak. The Financial Times reports.
Macau casino stocks have sunk over the past year because of China's anti-graft crackdown, but some investors hold faith in long-term gambling demand.
The BOJ’s surprise move to push back the date for achieving its inflation target may signal it's trying to buy time before easing policy again.
The RBA's decision may come down to the wire at its policy meeting Tuesday, as economists eye a rate cut despite concerns over a strong currency and home prices.
The spotlight in the Asia-Pacific region this week falls on Australia, where a flurry of economic data are scheduled for release.
"Avengers: Age of Ultron" hauled in $255 million overseas ahead of its U.S. debut, but China's box office may be the biggest variable.
Fight was shown for free in gymnasiums and other public venues Sunday lunchtime local time.
A new report makes the case North Korea should be put back on a U.S. list of nations that sponsor terrorism, which would limit the regime's finances.
Crowdfunding campaigns for Nepal's survivors have proliferated in the days since disaster struck the nation.
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Hugh Young, managing director of Aberdeen Asset Management, Asia, says Aberdeen's challenge against India's minimum alternative tax is a "matter of principle."
Jonathan Barratt, chief investment officer at Ayers Alliance Securities, explains why he disagrees with David Einhorn who said that fracking stocks are terrible investments.
With markets already pricing in a rate cut, the Aussie dollar will only weaken slightly if the central bank lowers interest rates on Tuesday, says Felicity Emmett, head of Australian Economics at ANZ.