Asia Day Ahead: A spending boost for Japan's workers?
Major Japanese firms like Toyota are set to announce salary increases while Hong Kong carrier Cathay Pacific reports high-flying earnings. Plus, Thailand's central bank meets to set policy. Tara Joseph reports.
Chinese firms and Tinseltown are a match made in heaven, and by teaming up will be better able to cash in on what will soon be the world’s largest film market, says Breakingviews' Peter Thal Larsen.
A one-year-old baby girl was thrown from a Mitsubishi car straight into the path of an oncoming truck during a crash near the city of Nizhny Novgorod in Russia. She was taken to hospital with only cuts and bruising.