Asia Week Ahead: Japan automakers on the fast road to profit
Following a tepid GDP reading, investors will watch an early gauge of China's factory sector, while Japanese carmakers Honda and Mitsubishi are due to roll out financial full-year results. Sareena Dayaram reports
Quality control issues have added to concerns that Japan's big companies may not be able to contribute to a recovery the way the government hopes. Yonggi Kang reports on what may need to change.
Breakingviews: Investors get a ringside seat on China reform
The $37 billion merger of CITIC Group and its listed subsidiary will give investors an unprecedented glimpse into the inner workings of China's state-owned giants, says Breakingviews' John Foley.