An AirAsia Indonesia flight with 162 people on board lost contact with air controllers, the latest in a year filled with air mishaps.
Two solar companies are caught in the crossfire of an escalating battle between the U.S. and China.
North Korea has lost Internet access once again, prompting its government to launch a tirade against President Obama.
Analysts are skeptical of how much of a growth boost will come from Japan's newly approved $29 billion stimulus spending.
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For many foreign firms in China, the business environment isn't what it used to be. Apart from a slowing economy, there is also a perception that international companies are being targeted by the country's regulators.
One of Chinese President Xi's priorities has been to rebuild public trust in the Chinese government and the Communist Party by purging them of corrupt practices. Has he succeeded?
In this episode of "Inside China", CNBC's Eunice Yoon takes a look at the issues that will shape China in the coming year.