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Fukushima's power plants were back in the spotlight Tuesday after an earthquake hit the region, reviving memories of 2011's nuclear crisis.
Political uncertainty has gripped Asia, marking new areas of global concern even as attention is fixed on U.S. President-elect Trump.
An earthquake rocked northern Japan on Tuesday, generating a small tsunami that hit the same Fukushima region devastated by a 2011 quake.
An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.3 struck central New Zealand on Tuesday, little more than a week after a powerful tremor.
Malaysia's currency has been among the hardest hit in the "Trump tantrum" and the ringgit's pain likely won't end soon, analysts said.
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has decided to declare a lagoon in China-controlled waters a marine sanctuary, officials said Monday.
Japanese officials want "an uninterrupted and transparent" Brexit process as exporters highlight concerns over their presence in the U.K.
A global recall of Galaxy Note 7 smartphones did not appear to hurt U.S. consumers' willingness to buy Samsung phones, a poll showed.
The yuan's near 2 percent fall against the dollar since the U.S. elections likely stalled the Shenzhen-HK Stock Connect launch.
Businesses in India are being hammered by the cash crunch following Prime Minister Narendra Modi's move to replace high-value banknotes.
Bernie Ecclestone says Singapore won't extend its deal to host the Formula 1 when the deal runs out in 2017.
Malaysia wants to quash activism through new laws and arrests, but critics say these measures only highlight the PM's authoritarian regime.
President-elect Donald Trump has accused China of manipulating currency and threatened to levy heavy tariffs on Chinese imports.
Indian rescuers on Monday called off a search of the mangled carriages of a derailed train after pulling more bodies from the wreckage.
Michael Flynn said he would work to strengthen the U.S. alliance with South Korea, calling the relationship "vital," according to Yonhap.
Analysts said the prosecutors' comments about the president's involvement increased the prospect that she would face impeachment.
In Southeast Asian culture, family is a respected foundation from which one's core values, culture, heritage and sense of belonging are formed.
The mood was festive, with drums and vuvuzelas heard along with speeches, songs and chants calling for a clean Malaysia and people power.
"We will also immediately stop the job-killing Trans-Pacific Partnership." Donald Trump's victory leaves the fate of the TPP up in the air.
President-elect Donald Trump will retreat from the threatening campaign rhetoric used towards China, Yale economist Stephen Roach told CNBC.
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Alan Bannister, S&P Global Platts, says a "super bull run" in the energy markets could be possible given current depletion rates and reduction in capex.
The duration of the OPEC-led output cuts are expected to be extended, but deeper cuts are unlikely, says Alan Bannister, S&P Global Platts.