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India’s central bank stood pat on interest rates on Wednesday, eschewing the market’s expectation for a cut as demonetization plays out. » Read More
India's central bank unexpectedly kept its policy repo rate unchanged at 6.25 percent on Wednesday, despite calls for action. » Read More
Bottled air from New Zealand and Canada is the newest product marketed in Beijing and other smog-hit cities in China, the SCMP reports.
Palm plantations in Indonesia which produce palm oil for global consumer companies have been found to have used child labor.
Policymakers in Asia should avoid capital controls if they want foreign capital flows to remain, says Temasek's strategy MD Michael Buchanan.
Tens of thousands of people have taken to the streets of India to protest an unusual economic policy: demonetization, Vox reports.
U.S. President-elect Trump’s negative rhetoric towards trade with China has done little to put off Tradeshift from expanding into China.
Chinese government embarks on a nationwide crackdown to halt sham overseas direct investments and clamp down on capital heading overseas.
South Korea's President relinquished her powers on Tuesday in a move that may leave the country in political paralysis.
Three weeks after Modi announced a major currency reform, doubts remain as to whether the controversial policy can stamp out tax evasion.
Samsung Electronics said it will increase dividends and consider splitting itself.
The row between China and Singapore over military vehicles escalated as Beijing lodged a diplomatic protest, the SCMP reports.
Rodrigo Duterte has hit out at what he called Western threats to seek an International Criminal Court indictment over alleged summary executions.
Singapore's property investors got a yellow card from the city-state's central bank in its annual financial stability review.
The U.N. Security Council is set to vote on new sanctions on North Korea, which could slash its export earnings by some $800 million.
Japan's jobless rate held steady in October, while household spending fell at a slower pace.
Morgan Stanley goes overweight Japan equities from underweight, making it the top regional pick globally, replacing the U.S.
Russia and the Philippines have agreed to closer ties when it comes to defense, according to Russian news outlet RT.
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China has been balancing economic growth with market liberalization, says Daryl Liew at REYL Singapore.
Pawan Agrawal, founder of the Kamalabai Educational and Charitable Trust, talks about the culture behind the 125-year-old dabbawala system.
The dollar story is driving the AUD at the moment, says Bank of Singapore's Sim Moh Siong.