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China’s economic transition has caused a problem for the government — how to avert a sharp slowdown while keeping a lid on debt.
The Softbank Vision Fund is the same size as all funds raised by U.S. CV firms over the last two and a half years, the FT reports.
Alibaba's finance arm is working on a technology that can allow users to shop inside virtual stores without taking off their VR goggles.
A difficult transition lies ahead following the death King Bhumibol Adulyadej, a critical unifying force in a divided country.
Thailand's people woke up on Friday to the first day in 70 years without a king who guided the nation through decades of change and turmoil.
Sony's relatively cheaper PlayStation VR could swing the momentum in its favor as the battle in the VR space intensifies.
Property tycoon Wang Jianlin held off Alibaba’s Jack Ma to retain the crown of China’s richest man, a list showed.
Asia's millionaires are the most socially conscious investors among their global peers, according to a new report.
The four children of 88-year-old King Bhumibol Adulyadej visited him in hospital on Wednesday, as crowds gathered outside.
Swiss prosecutors have opened criminal proceedings against Falcon Bank for allegedly failing to prevent suspected money laundering.
China's exports and imports for September came in well below expectations, dented by weak demand at home and abroad.
Big European asset manager Amundi is generally positive on the emerging markets outlook, but sees three clouds on the horizon.
Samsung has slashed its third-quarter operating profit guidance after the electronics giant was forced to permanently end production of its embattled Galaxy Note 7 smartphone.
The very traits that helped define Samsung's brand— quality, performance leadership — are now in question, a strategy expert said.
Singaporean students who're feeling the pinch have good reason, according to new research that shows fees have jumped 38 percent since 2007.
The case of a pregnant 12-year-old Vietnamese girl shocked China this week, highlighting the impact of a gender imbalance.
Thailand's stock index fell more than 6 percent on Wednesday and the baht skidded, a day after police warned of a Bangkok bomb plot.
The Philippine President is set to sign a regulation this month banning smoking in all public places.
Apple CEO Tim Cook made an unexpected appearance in Shenzhen to announce the company’s second R&D center in China.
If you currently own an original, or a replacement, Galaxy Note 7 and live in Asia Pacific, there's a range of options.
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Robert Feldman, senior advisor, Morgan Stanley MUFG Securities, says it is crucial for markets to see what reform policies the new government will take after Japan's election.
Virginie Maisonneuve, CIO, Eastspring Investments says there are plenty of risks, but the synchronized global recovery is driving the markets.
Anne Anderson, Head of Fixed Income, Australia, UBS Asset Management, said efforts to diversify will keep flows in emerging markets even if the dollar appreciates.