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Pro-democracy activists vowed to bring Hong Kong's financial hub to a standstill after China rejected their demands to choose the next leader in 2017.
As poor economic data rattles faith in Abenomics after the April consumption tax hike, one analyst said uncertainty over Japan's economy will linger.
Samsung is in need of crisis management, analysts say, as ineffective product differentiation sparks margin erosion and a decline in market share.
China's parliament said on Sunday it will tightly control the nomination of candidates for a landmark election in Hong Kong in 2017.
Japanese Prime Minister Abe greeted India's Prime Minister with a hug, a sharp contrast from the firm handshake with which he greeted president Obama.
Clashes along India's border with Pakistan are "extremely serious and provocative," Defense Minister Arun Jaitley said on Saturday.
Macau, the world's largest gambling hub, re-elected its leader and sole candidate Fernando Chui on Sunday.
Satomi Inokoshi worries that her hometown is being spoiled by newcomers that have rolled into Iwaki since the Fukushima nuclear disaster.
China has warned against any foreign interference ahead of a crucial ruling on the city's political future on Sunday.
Stung by the loss of the IPO of Chinese e-commerce firm Alibaba, the Hong Kong stock exchange took a step towards loosening its listing rules.
Alibaba is expected to begin a roadshow for what could be the largest initial public offering ever early during the week of September 8.
China's energy heavyweights Sinopec and PetroChina have upgraded their outlook on the country's shale gas industry, citing steadily declining costs.
India's Reliance Industries plans to invest about $13 billion in energy projects, including a 400,000 barrels per day crude refinery.
The majority investor in Malaysia Airlines said on Friday it planned to cut its workforce by 30 percent, or 6,000 workers, in an effort to make the group profitable by 2017.
Investors who missed out on Apple’s turnaround should eye Japan and Korea’s low-valued, “cash-hoarding” companies, say analysts at Citi.
His crime was contributing to research that led his employer to recommend short sales of Silvercorp Metals, a silver producer that is based in Canada but does its mining in China.
Joseph Phua didn't waste time crying when he got dumped, instead he monetized his heartache by launching online dating app Paktor.
One Chinese naval officer has advice for fighter pilots intercepting U.S. surveillance planes last week - fly even closer.
Indonesia's anti-graft agency will launch a probe into the nation's subsidized rice scheme, threatening moves to expand the role of the state food buying agency.
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Greg Smith, Group CEO at Global Commodities, says renewed tensions in Ukraine will fuel concerns of a supply disruption and that will lift oil prices higher in the weeks ahead.
After stripping out the base effects, the underlying trend in the inflation data does not reflect a downtrend, says Euben Paracuelles, Executive Director and Southeast Asia Economist at Nomura.
Robert Chow, Spokesman, Alliance for Peace and Democracy, says Beijing has always been clear about the degree of autonomy it will give Hong Kong. He also discusses the response from the city's citizens.