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Kim Jong Un ordered the country to improve nuclear attack capability by continuing to conduct more tests, the offical KCNA news agency reported.
After an initial spike in equities and fall in the euro against the dollar following the ECB's stimulus package, things started to take a curious turn.
Goldman hired the daughter of an ally of Najib Razak at a time when the bank was seeking to expand its Malaysia business, reports the Financial Times.
Small amounts of radiation from the Fukushima nuclear accident are still leaking into the ocean and showing up on U.S. shores.
Ireland trumped China and India to post growth of 7.8 percent in 2015, the euro zone country reported on Thursday.
China's central bank is preparing regulations that would allow commercial lenders to swap non-performing loans of companies for stakes in those firms.
Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump tells CNBC that global currency devaluations are hurting the U.S. and costing American jobs.
Singapore remained the world's most expensive city for the third year in a row, but Hong Kong leapfrogged higher, a new survey found.
Indonesia has been delivering a solid economic performance despite the air of caution around emerging markets, the Financial Times reports.
Chinese consumer prices accelerated to a six-month high in February as seasonal distortions caused food prices to spike.
Iran reassured investors of its commitment to new and improved oil contracts and downplayed domestic opposition, the Financial Times reports.
The Twelve Apostles have long been a gem of Australia's tourism industry, with visitors flocking to catch a glimpse of the majestic limestone pillars.
China's push to become a world leader in high-tech industries has South Korea worried about new competition on the block.
The Chinese government must continue to strengthen economic policy in the face of tough challenges, the country's vice finance minister told CNBC.
EM assets might have fallen out of favor, but are they now worth a second look?
Prudential on Wednesday reported a 22 percent rise in full-year operating profit, and hiked its dividend for 2015.
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U.K. GDP figures benefited from the global financial rebound and higher tourism expenditure, says Mitsubishi UFJ Securities International's Brendan Brown.
Saudi Arabia is committed to bringing OPEC together but a 4 percent output cut seems unrealistic, says Credit Suisse's David Hewitt.
Rob Enderle, principal analyst at Enderle Group, talks about how Alphabet's revenues are still largely from search.