A TransAsia Airways flight crashed while making an emergency landing in Taiwan's Penghu county.
Hopes are high for Indonesia's Joko Widodo, and he now faces the task of implementing reforms while appeasing coalition partners.
Standard Chartered halted its grand expansion as it seeks to conserve capital amid the worst drop in profits for more than 12 years.
India's Supreme Court has allowed detained tycoon Subrata Roy to leave prison for a few hours to negotiate sales of hotel properties.
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Adrian Vickers, Asian Studies Program Director at University of Sydney, discusses the threat from Prabowo's decision to challenge election results in the Constitutional Court.
Greg Matwejev, Director, FX Hedge Fund Sales and Trading at Newedge, advises investors to sell the euro now as it will likely remain a casualty from geopolitical tensions.
Arthur Coviello, Executive Chairman of RSA Security, discusses news that cyber scammers are taking advantage of the MH17 tragedy to circulate malicious links on social media.