The Chinese city of Shenzhen is the best performing city in Asia, according to a new index compiled by the Milken Institute.
Chinese women helped drive global diamond jewelry sales up 3 percent to a record high of $79 billion in 2013, according to De Beers.
A fresh bout of yen weakness is set to fuel further gains in Japanese stocks, but the economy's wobbly recovery may limit the upside, say strategists.
China's housing market continued to slow in August, data on Thursday showed, with home prices falling for a fourth straight month.
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