Retail sales in the world's third-largest economy rose an annual 0.9 percent in June, beating expectations but still slowing sharply from May.
Three of India's leading state-run lenders reported a drop in their first quarter net profits, weighed down by rise in provision for bad loans.
Consumers in Southeast Asia remain the most upbeat globally, but external and domestic fears may be dampening their optimism, according to Nielsen.
The countdown to the Trans-Pacific Partnership has begun, with a July 31 deadline looming on the trade deal that covers 40% of the global economy.
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With the government becoming long-term shareholders, the Shanghai Composite will likely stay rangebound between 3,400 and 4500, says Francis Cheung, head of China and Hong Kong strategy at CLSA.
Australia has to welcome foreign investments if it wants its economy to thrive, says Mike Baird, Premier of New South Wales.
Mike Baird, Premier of New South Wales, discusses the significance of the Boao Forum for Asia Conference which will held in Sydney from July 30-31.