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Reports that China is to introduce a new Tobin tax on foreign currency transactions is raising questions among investors.
The global economy appears to be trapped in Japan-style stagnation, HSBC's high-profile senior economic adviser said on Tuesday, adding his voice to the chorus of economist warnings.
As polls open, the political elite in Tokyo is slowly confronting the idea of Donald Trump as US president, reports the Financial Times.
Japan's central bank kept its powder dry at its March policy review on Tuesday, with economists now only expecting further stimulus in July.
Kim Jong Un said his country would conduct a nuclear warhead test and a test launch of ballistic missiles, the KCNA news agency reported.
Chinese authorities are seeking to crack down on a surge of unregulated lending that is pushing up property prices, reports the Financial Times.
Central banks are hoping negative rates will boost lending, but the policies may have an unintended effect, according to BlackRock.
Industrial giant General Electric is committed to weathering China's economic restructuring despite the uncertainty, John Rice says.
Mobile consumers in this market hold 30 percent of the world's share of smartphones. Now they are reshaping the face of the retail industry.
China may be slowing down but Chinese holidaymakers are still shopping, benefiting some unexpected brands.
The Bank of Japan's policy board is set to discuss whether to exempt $90 billion in short-term funds, people familiar with the matter said.
China Vanke said its core profit rose 13.1 percent, slightly below forecasts, helped by a resurgence in China property sales.
Jittery investors searching for ideas on where major U.S. equity benchmarks are heading might want to take a look at the Chinese yuan.
China's yuan appears to have stabilized but Goldman tips the currency to weaken to 7 against the greenback by the end of the year.
Public demand for precious metals is driving the rally in gold as supply falls, said a market participant Monday.
Sri Lanka will strive to tighten its belt to improve its debt rating, the country's finance minister told CNBC.
Central banks will be in focus this week, with monetary policy decisions due from the Bank of Japan and the Federal Reserve.
Chinese coal miners have taken to the streets in a city near the Siberian border to protest against unpaid wages, the FT reports.
Central banks around the globe are pursuing strategies that will put all financial assets into government hands, perma-bear Marc Faber said.
Anbang Insurance Group is leading a consortium behind a $13.2 billion bid for Starwood Hotels — the latest foray into U.S. hospitality.
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The U.S. and Qatar will be major LNG-market players and Singapore has the potential to be an LNG trading hub, says Mark Edmunds of Deloitte Asia Pacific.
The perception is the ECB will proceed with QE tapering, but Draghi is delaying the announcement, says Paul Donovan of UBS Wealth Management.
Dinesh Kumar Sarraf, chairman and MD of ONGC, says the deal rational was to create an integrated company in the oil and gas space.