Sunac plans to buy a 49.3 percent stake in troubled developer Kaisa, which recently missed bond coupon payments, Caixin reported.
Gmail has become difficult to use in China, and in recent weeks the authorities have gummed up Astrill, which circumvents the Internet restrictions. The NYT reports.
Japan's consumer inflation eased in December for a fifth month and the rate of price rises could turn negative as the economy adjusts to lower oil prices.
A new headache lies around the bend for Japan's Honda Motor cheaper U.S. petrol could lure buyers away from its fuel-efficient cars.
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Marc Mcallister, Vice President and Managing Director, Asia Pacific at Harley Davidson, says the Street 750 motorcycle fits the urban environments in Asia and discusses the region's growth potential.
Harley Davidson has unveiled the Street 750 motorcycle, custom built for urban streets. CNBC's Oriel Morrison hops on for a ride.
Nicholas Ferres, Investment Director, Global Asset Allocation at Eastspring Investments, says there's limited upside in bond yields and prefers equities in Asia like South Korea and Taiwan.