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The U.S. will hurt its credibility if it cancels the Iran nuclear deal, making North Korea talks more difficult, Chinese state media said. » Read More
Japanese big manufacturers' business confidence improved in March from three months ago.
The administration is assessing its ability to penalize nations whose currencies are undervalued, according to sources.
Authorities in Australia are ratcheting up measures that could dent the whole property market.
HSBC Holdings is stepping up its compliance procedures this year to meet higher global standards.
There's a jazz movement afoot on this side of the world and British singer-songwriter Corinne Bailey Rae is happy to be a part of it.
Despite growing investment in overseas rail networks, Hong Kong remains MTR Corporation's primary market, according to CEO Lincoln Leong.
Qatar Airways and Etihad Airways are offering passengers flying to the U.S. free laptops and Apple iPads to use on flight.
Apple Inc on Friday won a victory in its global fight to prevent banks from introducing their own mobile payment services on Apple devices.
North Korea accused the United States on Thursday of using the North's nuclear program as an excuse to mask its own opposition to banning nuclear weapons.
Vice Chairman Jay Y. Lee, the third-generation leader of Samsung Group, 1.135 billion won ($1.02 million) in the fourth quarter of 2016.
South Korea's industrial output plunged at the fastest pace in more than eight years.
Foreign mistresses and a bed made of banknotes make appearances in the television series.
It's a mixed bag for Chinese tech giant Huawei, where profits are largely flat and sales continue to rise.
Ousted South Korean President Park Geun-hye was removed from office over bribery allegations.
Activity in China's manufacturing sector expanded at a faster pace than expected in March.
President Trump tweeted on Thursday that the United States could no longer tolerate massive trade deficits and job losses.
Asia's third-largest economy has more than doubled maternity leave for the private sector but the new law could do more harm than good.
Japanese household spending fell 3.8 percent in February from a year earlier.
Freeport McMoRan's Indonesian unit is close to reaching a deal that would allow it to temporarily resume concentrate exports.
Japan's core consumer prices rose 0.2 percent in February from a year earlier, government data showed on Friday.
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China's debt levels may cause big problems for the global economy, but Beijing has a handle on it, say REYL Singapore's Daryl Liew and EIU Asia's Simon Baptist.
Axel Weber, chairman of UBS Group, says China might have faced headwinds, but the bank has a long-term commitment to the market.
Most polls show Angela Merkel has a strong lead, but it remains to be seen who she will form a government with, says Axel Weber, chairman of UBS Group.