Asian shares rose and the dollar spiked following Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's victory at a snap election on Sunday. » Read More
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's ruling coalition scored a big win in Sunday's election. » Read More
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India's historic approval of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) could disrupt consumption and growth in the short-term.
Japan is benefiting from a push for more equal workforce participation, but more female managers are needed for real change.
India's parliament has approved an overhaul of the country's fragmented tax system to create a genuine single market, the FT reports.
An Emirates jet carrying 275 people burned on the runway at Dubai International Airport on Wednesday after what the airline described as an "accident."
Nearly 120,000 units of digital currency bitcoin worth about $72 million was stolen from the exchange platform Bitfinex in Hong Kong.
Japan's government spending plan, panned as not big enough, may have already had one big effect: Pushing negative bond yields toward the zero line.
Samsung unveiled the large-screen Galaxy Note 7 "phablet" with a stylus pen on Tuesday, in an attempt to poach customers from rival Apple.
The findings contrast with a more upbeat official survey on Monday, raising concerns that China faces hurdles to its plans to transform the economy.
The Joint Chiefs of Staff said in a statement that the missile was launched toward the waters off the North's east coast.
Japan's failure to stimulate much with its latest stimulus serves as a reminder of how few tools global policymakers have left to drive growth.
Japan approved a $274bn stimulus package in fiscal measures and left market participants disappointed, with the yen hitting a three-week high against the dollar.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's cabinet approved on Tuesday 13.5 trillion yen ($132 billion) in fiscal measures in a stimulus package.
The RBA cut its benchmark interest rate by 25 basis points on Tuesday to a fresh record low of 1.50 percent amid signs of slowing growth.
Citigroup chief economist Willem Buiter lashed out against Japan's fiscal policies on Tuesday, saying the latest package wasn't sufficient.
As India's parliament meets, hopes are high that lawmakers will finally pass a tax reform that will be crucial to Modi's legacy.
Australia's housing market may be frothy, but it doesn't appear likely to be a bursting bubble anytime soon, this big broker indicates..
Typhoon Nida churned through Hong Kong on Tuesday, shutting down most of the financial hub with gale-force winds.
The Rakuten Ventures-led round underscores the growing appeal for peer-to-peer marketplaces in Asia as consumers embrace mobile platforms.
Could U.K.-China trade relations, once a key part of David Cameron's government policy, be cooling?
Lyft's deal with Didi Chuxing may be in trouble after its Chinese partner agreed to buy Uber's China business.
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Philip Zhong, senior analyst, Morningstar, says he expects data from China today to show a continued slowdown in house pries in most Chinese cities measured.
Ichiro Fujisaki, former Japanese ambassador to the U.S., says Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's poll win was aided by economic recovery, concern about Kim Jong-Un and mistakes by the opposition.
Omar Al-Ubaydli, senior scholar, Mercatus Center says Saudi budget plans mean there is a need to raise funds from a stake sale in Aramco, whether via an IPO or private placement.