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The Japanese are hoarding over $300 billion under their mattresses that will likely stay there, barring a crisis of epic proportions.
China's factory activity surprisingly expanded in March, government data showed on Wednesday, but analysts are still betting on more easing measures to come, to prevent growth from slipping further.
Sentiment among Japan's big manufacturers held steady in the first quarter as companies remained pessimistic about the economy, the Bank of Japan's Tankan survey showed on Wednesday.
Japanese leaders indicated the nation would not become a founding member of the AIIB but remain loyal to the U.S., which has urged allies not to join, NYT reports.
Japan is starting to make inroads into Islamic finance, a move that could help strengthen regional economic ties and give its lenders an edge.
Mexico is trying to get Chinese state-run companies in on the construction of a new airport as it seeks to make up for a tainted rail tender.
Police have arrested three editors from a Malaysian news portal on suspicion of sedition, their lawyers and authorities said on Tuesday.
Asian equities are off to a winning start, with China emerging as the region's best performing market in the first quarter, followed by Japan.
China’s most recent effort to prop up its real estate market is not enough, and interest rate cuts are the best remedy, analysts say.
Armed with fresh data, Indonesia's taxman is banking on a huge revenue jump after years of tax collection shortfalls, but analysts aren't convinced.
China courted home buyers with a bigger tax break as it cut downpayment requirements for the second time, stepping up against sliding house prices.
Japan is likely to join the AIIB, according to its ambassador to Beijing, a move that would see leave the US as the only big holdout, the Financial Times reports.
China to delay implementing new bank technology restrictions that Washington has complained represent unfair regulatory pressure on foreign firms.
Takahide Kiuchi is often the only dissenting voice on the BOJ board as his proposals are voted down, but two years in, he is looking prescient.
A weaker yen isn't driving up prices in Japan, Goldman Sachs says, because cheaper oil undercuts price pressure.
Barack Obama will make a nice salary this year, but it pales in comparison to the sum Singapore's leader will take in.
A drop in Chinese tourist numbers is driving down shop rentals in Hong Kong, with vacancies increasing in the same prime areas.
Tens of thousands of Singaporeans braved torrential rain and lined the streets on Sunday to bid a final farewell to the nation's founding father.
Prada reported a 28 percent fall in its 2014 net profit, as growing retail sales in the Americas and Japan failed to offset declines in China and Europe.
Japanese factory output declined more than expected in February as companies curbed output due to the Lunar New Year holiday.
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Mark Eibel, chief investment strategist at Russell Investments, says U.S. corporates could see flat earnings due to factors like plunging oil prices.
Jonathan Galaviz, partner of Global Market Advisors, says weakness will be the key theme for Macau's gaming industry over the next few quarters.
Gary Burtless, senior fellow, Economic Studies at the Brookings Institution, says the rise in minimum pay does little to boost the average wage because top earners are seeing pay hikes in larger multiples than low-wage earners.