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India's Prime Minister told visiting Chinese President on Sunday a recent military standoff in the Himalayas could affect relations.
Central banks meeting in Japan, the United States and Australia put them in focus for Asian markets in the week ahead.
Yahoo has approved a deal to pay $1.1 billion for the blogging site Tumblr, the New York Times reported.
Several book shops on Hong Kong's teeming shopping streets specialize in selling books and magazines banned by China.
More fund managers are growing increasingly bearish on the outlook for China, believing "a hard landing" for the economy and a "commodity collapse" are currently the biggest tail risks facing markets, a monthly survey by Bank of America/Merrill Lynch show
Japan surpassed expectations in the first quarter, expanding at its fastest pace in a year, but an important pillar of growth was missing.
Australia's budget on Tuesday has raised concerns that the country could follow in the same path as the highly indebted euro zone, said one expert.
Tim Smith, North Asia CEO of Maersk Line says a reduction in costs helped Maersk Line swing back into the black in Q1 this year from a loss a year ago. He says new capacity coming into the Chinese market are driving freight rates down.
Chanitr Charnchainarong, Executive Vice President of the Stock Exchange of Thailand says pipeline for new listings looks very healthy with firms from diversified sectors applying to list on the exchange.
Michael Spencer, Chief Economist, Asia Pacific at Deutsche Bank, says that in three to six months it will be obvious to investors that there is growth in Asia.