As protesters gather for a sixth day, their demand for the right to choose their leaders poses the biggest popular challenge to the ruling party.
The risks for "Abenomics" are increasing whatever Prime Minister Shinzo Abe decides to do.
China's banks this week found themselves turning away would-be depositors as they scrambled to comply with new rules. The FT reports.
The U.S. dollar rose to its highest level against the Japanese yen since August 2008 on Wednesday, but analysts don’t expect the rally to last.
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Jason Moser, Senior Analyst at Motley Fool, says emerging markets will remain a key driver of growth for American automakers but warns of volatility in these markets.
Paul Zimmerman, Southern District Councilor of Hong Kong, says chief executive C Y Leung and the police should apologize for the use of tear gas against protesters last Friday.
Nicholas Consonery, China Analyst at Eurasia Group, discusses the way authorities are handling the mass protests and explains why October 6 is the day to watch in Hong Kong.