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Vietnam will lower the mid-point rate for trading the dong on the interbank market by 1 percent to support exports, the central bank said.
Premier Li Keqiang said on Wednesday that China's economy would not suffer a hard landing and would continue to grow at a medium to high pace.
China Investment Corporation has been accused by China's top auditor of mismanagement, dereliction of duty and poor due diligence.
New Zealand's economy expanded at its fastest annual rate in over six years during the first quarter on a surge in construction.
As saber-rattling in the South China Sea rises, more trade could help to ease tensions, IHS Senior Consultant for Country Risks Amarjit Singh says.
South Korea's latest hit drama is inspiring new travel hotspots and influencing what people throughout Asia wear, eat and buy.
Increasing comfort with the outlook for China's economy will make emerging markets the best performing asset class in the second half, says ING.
Michael Hasenstab said that Japan's easy money policy will bolster global liquidity, but he warned that debt conditions there are worrisome.
Thailand's central bank left its key interest rate unchanged on Wednesday, and cut its growth forecast for 2014 to 1.5 percent.
The Australian dollar has stubbornly resisted broad expectations it would weaken, and now some bears are starting to step away from their calls.
China's President Xi Jinping may have been pushing his own family to sell hundreds of millions of dollars in investments as he tackles corruption.
Singapore is synonymous with a first-rate quality of life, but employees in the city are among the region's least satisfied.
China's home prices rose at the slowest annual pace so far this year in May, official data showed on Wednesday.
Japan's exports and imports tumbled in May, raising concern about the outlook for the country as it weathers a rise in consumption tax.
Indonesia's twin budget and current account deficits are threatening to "go wild" once again, and soon, warns Société Générale.
China's army is relaxing standards to allow shorter, fatter and more myopic soldiers to recruit the brainpower needed to man its high-tech weapons.
Rival suitors GE and Siemens were told by the French government to come up with better offers for engineering group Alstom on Tuesday.
Singapore's May exports fell on weak shipments of electronics and pharmaceuticals, hinting it isn't benefiting from developed economies' recovery.
The islands have all that one could ask of a tropical resort destination: white sand, turquoise waters and sea winds.
Sentiment towards Japanese stocks may start to improve again now the government has started acting on its promise to deliver long-term economic reform.
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Jay Nelson, senior editor of Success Stories: Japan, says the upbeat results from Sony's image sensor business indicates that technology will play a bigger role in the company's revenue from now on.