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Malaysia's anti-graft agency met with officials at Prime Minister Najib Razak's office over investigations into the 1MDB scandal.
Satellite photographs from October and early November indicate North Korea is digging a new tunnel for nuclear testing.
China is the world's largest vehicle market, and possibly one of the world's most dangerous, if the latest figures are any indication.
Activity in China's services sector slowed in November from the previous month, according to a private survey.
South Korea's economy grew a seasonally adjusted 1.3 percent during the July-September quarter from the previous three-month period.
The renminbi's elevation to the IMF's SDR basket means the pound sterling and euro will be losing ground.
India's largest and most productive coal fields are also home to the largest collection of some of the longest-burning coal fires in the world.
The attack has damaged systems across the federal government that will cost millions to plug, Australian Broadcasting Corporation reported.
Fishing boats carrying decomposed corpses have washed ashore in Japan in recent weeks.
Beijing's residents have spent much of this week under a dark cloud of pollution, even as their president vowed action on climate change.
Chinese investors snapped up a 13% stake in Manchester City's parent weeks after President Xi Jinping visited the club, the FT reports.
A turbulent year for emerging markets is near an end. The bad news: 2016 doesn't look appealing either, according to JPMorgan.
Alstom has won two rail contracts in India worth up to €3.7B as the country ups spending in its outdated network, the Financial Times reports.
A cyber attack on toymaker VTech exposed the data of 6.4 million children, in what experts called the largest known hack targeting youngsters.
U.S. fund manager State Street Global Advisors predicts a plethora of problems will push China's growth down to 6 percent in 2016.
Australia's economy grew a shade more than expected in the third quarter as a sharp increase in mining activity boosted net exports.
Trading the Australian dollar was a classic play for those who didn't have direct access to China, and a sure-fire winner on the short side.
Stocks in South Korea, Taiwan and India could bear the brunt of MSCI's decision to add U.S.-listed Chinese companies to its Emerging Markets index.
The rising number of coffee chains is testament to India's growing appetite for java, but what does that mean for the ancient tea industry?
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Steve Goldman, Kapstream Capital MD, believes the RBA should wait for the release of the budget before cutting rates further.
The RBA will have to consider the AUD strength and whether another rate cut will help the economy, says Savanth Sebastian from Commonwealth Securities.
HSBC had struggled with a difficult operating environment in key markets such as Hong Kong and the U.K., warns Alex Wong from Ample Capital.