The dollar remained higher against the yen before regional Federal Reserve presidents speak amid speculation the U.S. central bank will consider reducing monetary stimulus as early as next week.
Bitcoin prices tumbled almost 13% Friday after an affiliate of China's biggest Internet search company stopped accepting payment in the virtual currency following a warning by China's central bank.
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has announced a new five-year strategic plan to improve safety for elderly drivers and passengers.
The BSE Sensex rallied as much as 487 points in intraday trade to hit fresh record high of 21,483.74 in morning trade on Monday, boosted by optimism that rising wave is in favour of the BJP as well as an anti-Congress vote in these states.
FRANKFURT--Germany's trade surplus was lower than expected in October, as imports sharply rose from September, outpacing a modest increase in exports, data from the federal statistics office showed Monday.