China shares plunged, briefly touching correction territory in volatile trade, but analysts aren't paying it much attention.
China's central bank said on Friday it wants to see a "healthy" stock market.
India's economy grew at a faster rate than China for a second straight quarter, but concerns remain over the government's new way of calculating its data.
The U.S. Defense Secretary warned on Saturday that Beijing's island-building in the South China Sea was undermining security in the Asia-Pacific.
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Despite hitting a two-week low against the U.S. dollar, the Indian rupee remains poised for a "real trade-weighted appreciation", says Mirza Baig, Asian currency strategist at BNP Paribas.
China's stock market bull market remains intact, says Wong Kok Hoi, Founder & CIO at APS Asset Management
Ian Bright, senior economist at ING, discusses a survey which revealed that wedding budgets in Europe are shrinking due to the ripple effects of a slowing economy.