Ansuya Harjani joined CNBC's web and digital team in 2010, where she writes investment and feature articles with a focus on Asian economies. Prior to joining CNBC, she was a producer for the BBC's "Asia Business Report." Harjani holds a bachelor's degree in international relations from the University of Virginia.
China's factory activity expanded at a slower-than-expected pace in September, calling into question the strength of the country's recovery.
Residential property prices in the wealthy island nation of Singapore could be headed for a sizable correction of up to 20 percent by 2015, according to Barclays.
China is expected to launch the much-talked-about Shanghai free-trade zone this weekend, but what's most exciting about this economic experiment?
CIC former chairman Liqun Jin says China is not headed for a similar U.S. subprime crash that triggered the 2007-2008 global financial crisis.
Samsung Electronics on Wednesday announced that it will unveil a handset featuring a curved display in October, upping the ante in the smartphone war.
China has reportedly made a momentous decision to liberalize internet access within the planned Shanghai free-trade zone to websites seen as politically sensitive such as Facebook.
Singapore's latest push to encourage companies to hire locally is unlikely to have a significant impact on foreign job seekers, say experts.
The Fed's decision to delay the tapering of asset purchases last week raised great expectations for a solid run in emerging markets, but the party already looks to be short-lived.