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About 6.5 percent of the Asian nation's GDP is being lost annually due to this crisis that's killing 1.6 million Chinese citizens a year.
The US and India have held talks about conducting joint naval patrols that a US defense official said could include the disputed South China Sea.
A Singapore-based private banker was a key link between 1MDB, a Swiss private bank and a Malaysian businessman connected to the troubled fund.
Miners are under pressure to curb spending to help them weather the worst market conditions in nearly two decades.
South Korea has halted activity at a factory park were local companies employed about 55,000 North Koreans.
China's banks face a credit crisis with potential losses 400 percent larger than U.S. banks' losses during the subprime crisis, Kyle Bass said.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has denounced comments made by key investor Marc Andreessen that appeared to support the colonization of India.
Investors in Asia appear to have stronger nerves than their global counterparts, with indications they're adding to their emerging markets holdings.
Sydney's once-red hot property market will probably be flat this year, while Perth's will keep falling, Stockland chief Mark Steinert told CNBC.
Oil prices rose sharply in Asian trade on Wednesday on glimmers of hope of a producer cut-back and after a steep sell-off overnight.
A prominent Hong Kong student activist blames the deteriorated relationship between police and the people of Hong Kong for the Mongkok riots on Monday.
Commonwealth Bank of Australia, the country's top mortgage lender, posted H1 cash profit of $3.4B, in line with expectations.
China has confirmed its first imported case of the deadly Zika virus, state media agency Xinhua reported in the early hours of Wednesday.
CNBC takes a look at the leading suspects behind this year's roller-coaster ride for markets.
Shinzo Abe has defended the Bank of Japan's handling of monetary policy, after the central bank's surprise move on rates unsettled global markets.
With the financial world's greatest minds focused on the oil, are we reaching more logical conclusions about fundamentals? Clearly not.
The dollar tumbled to a four-month low on Tuesday as growing fears of a global slowdown pushed investors to safe-haven currencies.
Tencent and Alipay hope to snare the largest share of the ballooning e-hongbao market.
Riot police used batons and pepper spray early on Tuesday to disperse crowds after clashes erupted as illegal street vendors were removed.
Malaysian police have been taking to social media to issue warnings to critics of scandal-hit Prime Minister Najib Razak.
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Although Amazon is posing a bigger challenge, Netflix remains a "very strong bet" by creating original content with increasing efficiency and focus, says Rob Enderle of Enderle Group.
Johanna Chua, head, Asia Pacific Economic & Market Analysis, Citi says politics are they key variable for growth prospects globally with the U.S. pivotal on policies such as tax cuts.
Julian Evans-Pritchard, China economist, Capital Economics, said his shop turned bullish on the yuan in April and it "worked out well for us," but the question now is whether it can be sustained.