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India's central bank held rates as expected, opting to wait for the government's budget before deciding on whether to cut interest rates further.
Picking the right plays on India's massive emerging consumer class are key to returns, said Rana Gupta, managing director at Manulife Asset Management.
Hong Kong has retained its title as the world's freest economy, with Asia-Pacific countries dominating the top 5 and the US score slipping.
Singapore has seized a large number of bank accounts as part of an investigation into possible money-laundering linked to Malaysian fund 1MDB..
The RBA kept rates at a record low, a widely expected decision given signs the domestic economy was holding up in the face of global headwinds.
Standard & Poor's lowered the credit rating of BHP and put it on negative watch due challenging market conditions for commodities.
China's factory activity skidded to a three-year low in January, while unofficial manufacturing data remained in contraction territory.
Samsung has sent out the invites for the launch of its latest flagship device this month and it will have a big focus on virtual reality (VR).
Chinese police have arrested 21 people involved in the operation of peer-to-peer (P2P) lender Ezubao, the official Xinhua news agency said on Monday.
The winner will have a profound impact on financial markets as well as the well-being of countries closely tied to the Chinese economy.
Boarding a flight out of Hong Kong just got cheaper, after the city scrapped an old fuel surcharge on Monday.
If you thought 2015 was bad for Chinese equity markets, this year's started on an even more rocky note.
Switzerland has torpedoed efforts to contain the growing scandal around Malaysia's troubled 1MDB investment fund.
HSBC is imposing a hiring and pay freeze across the bank globally in 2016, two sources familiar with the matter told Reuters.
Net profit at Swiss bank Julius Baer under IFRS accounting standards fell by two thirds in 2015.
Is a banking crisis brewing in this Asian nation's giant economy? Moody's studied the problem to see how it could affect U.S. institutions.
The St. Jerome's Laneway Festival is on in Singapore this weekend, kicking off what promises to be an action-packed year for Asia's indie music fans.
Twitter has released its first-ever Chinese New Year emoji in a bid to increase user engagement over Asia's premier holiday period.
The Wall Street Journal reports that some of the largest hedge funds on Wall Street are stacking up bets against the yuan.
Toyota Motor said it may halt production at domestic plants early next month due to a steel shortage after an explosion at a plant operated by an affiliate.
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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.