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The announcement comes just a week after Netflix went live in more than 130 countries, covering almost the entire globe except China.
Taiwan is heading to the polls for a closely-watched general election that looks set to strain its already fraught relationship with China.
Thursday's attacks in Jakarta marks a new style of militancy in Southeast Asia as ISIS mobilizes local terror groups to establish a global caliphate.
Indonesia’s markets have shrugged off the concerted terrorist attack on its capital, with the currency and shares recovering quickly.
Even if the Democratic Progressive Party wins, the economy will drive all parties to keep things calm in the short term.
The Islamic State has claimed responsibility for a terrorist bomb and gun attack in Jakarta, Indonesia, according to Reuters.
Indonesia's central bank cut its benchmark interest rate by 25 basis points to 7.25 percent to support sagging economic growth.
James Passin, a hedge fund manager at Firebird Management, believes the nuclear-armed country sits on as much as a billion barrels of crude. The New York Times reports.
A movie streaming firm that focuses on independent films launched in China on Thursday, beating rival Netflix.
Chinese hackers warned that increasingly sophisticated software could wipe out piracy in the gaming industry altogether.
Australian police said they closed Sydney's landmark Opera House following "information on social media."
The data comes as the economy got the new year off to a rough start as China's slowing growth and tumbling oil prices rattled global markets.
China's market turmoil put the spotlight on a quirk of the mainland's currency: the offshore yuan isn't always in tune with its onshore peer.
A car comparison site that tries to find you the best price on a new vehicle from a range of dealers has raised £12.5 million ($18 million).
The Lego Group is changing how it handles bulk orders, following a backlash against the group on social media.
A falling Chinese yuan will unleash a wave of global deflation that will send the U.S. into its next recession, according to a SocGen strategist.
Chinese stocks and U.S. stocks used to have almost no statistical relationship. Oh, how times have changed.
Europe and Japan equities are more attractive than U.K. and emerging markets stocks, UBS Wealth Management's global CIO told CNBC.
House prices in most countries look set to keep rising this year, according to research from the Fitch ratings agency.
Emerging markets (EM) are still valuable to long-term investors, but they’ll have to pick their investments carefully, say experts.
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In Malaysia, there does not seem to be any protest or challenge against Najib Razak over DOJ's lawsuit linked to 1MDB, says IDEAS' Wan Saiful Wan Jan.
There is great concern about Donald Trump's opposition to the Trans-Pacific Partnership deal, says DC International Advisory's Ross Feingold.
Cicero Group's Andrew Naylor says it's still too early to determine the long-term repercussions of Brexit which will play out over the next two years.