Struggling Australian airline Qantas posted a FY14 statutory loss after tax of A$2.84 billion on Thursday.
Kim Dotcom's Internet Mana party could prove to be a wildcard at New Zealand's general election next month.
As the Korean wave continues, lucrative foreign investments from France to China could spark the next rush for the country's pop culture.
Use of the Chinese yuan in Germany and the U.K. has doubled over the last year, as London and Frankfurt fight to become trading hubs.
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Adarsh Sinha, Head of Asia Pacific G10 FX Strategy at BoA Merrill Lynch, says markets are already priced in for low inflation data from the euro zone.
Don Voelte, CEO at Seven Group Holdings, explains how the firm is positioning itself amidst challenging trading conditions in the mining and industrial services sector.
Steve Brice, Chief Investment Strategist at Standard Chartered Wealth Management Group, says the high level of cash holdings by fund managers will underpin gains in global equities.