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There is a very powerful growth impulse coming from China's export sector that could boost its economy over the coming quarters, say economists.
Singapore experienced its first major outburst of public violence in four decades following a fatal traffic incident involving a foreign worker.
Michael Spencer, chief economist, Asia Pacific and co-head, Global Economics at Deutsche Bank, explains why he's bullish on the Chinese economy.
China is banning its banks from dealing with bitcoins, warning that the virtual currency could be used for speculation and money laundering.
Broadcaster Nine Entertainment made its debut in Australian markets on Friday after raising about $570 million.
Australia's flagship carrier warned on profits and announced 1,000 job cuts on Thursday, sending its stock down as much as 17 percent.
David Roche, Global Strategist at Independent Strategy, says Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has disappointed on market and supply-side reforms.
David Roche, Global Strategist at Independent Strategy and Bob Doll, Chief Equity Strategist at Nuveen Asset Management, discuss the WTO conference in Bali.
Michael Klibaner, Regional Director & Head of Research, China at Jones Lang LaSalle, explains why he's optimistic on China going into 2014.
The hottest spot in the East China Sea appears to be a bunch of uninhabited islands. CNBC's Bernie Lo and Deirdre Wang Morris discuss Beijing's latest move to send fighter jets into the area.
Takuji Okubo, Chief Economist at Japan Macro Advisors, says Japan's 2 percent growth rate for 2013 is well above the 1.5 percent average for advanced economies.
Patrick Murck, Principal & Founder at the Bitcoin Foundation, thinks innovation in the protocol and infrastructure will help drive the virtual currency into the mainstream.
Fraser Howie, Director at Newedge Singapore says that while China isn't looking for a war, they will benefit from being perceived as a rising power in the region.
K-pop's distinctive fan base could keep its massive popularity going, bringing in millions of revenue for the Korean entertainment industry.
Charles Yonts, Head of Sustainable Research at CLSA says the carbon scheme is a way for Beijing to consolidate industrial firms and close down inefficient steel mills.
Jeni Klugman, Director of Gender and Development at the World Bank outlines the economic drain that results from domestic violence against women
China's regulators will be drafting new rules to rein its worrisome shadow banking sector. CNBC's Deirdre Wang Morris reports.
Kevin Lai, senior economist for China and Hong Kong at Daiwa Capital Markets says Chinese growth could decrease if the government doesn't unveil further policy support.
Batsuuri Yaichil, CEO of state-owned Erdenes Tavan Tolgoi describes the outlook for foreign investment in the nation's mining sector.
Lex Kerssemakers, Senior VP, Product Strategy & Vehicle Line Management at Volvo describes the automaker's growth strategy for Asia.