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Indonesia's central bank cut its benchmark reference rate for the second time this year in a bid to spur economic growth.
Japan's central bank governor dismissed criticism that its negative rates policy was a failure amid a surge in the local currency.
Some analysts are forecasting the MSCI Emerging Markets Index will rise by about 25 percent by the end of next year.
Risks to global growth have increased since November and world leaders have little left in their policy arsenals to mitigate the threat, Moody's warned.
Japan's annual exports in January fell the most since the global financial crisis as demand weakened in China and other major markets.
China's consumer inflation quickened to 1.8 percent year-on-year in January, but commentators dismissed the improvement as seasonal.
Philippine Airlines has placed an order for six A350-900 jets with Airbus, the two companies announced at the Singapore Airshow Wednesday.
China has hit back at U.N. criticism of its human rights record, saying missing Hong Kong bookseller Lee Bo was "safe and sound."
In theory, airlines love cheap oil but in practice, most airlines are less than thrilled.
A smartphone costing just about one percent of the price of Apple's iPhone has been unleashed on the Indian market.
China has deployed a surface-to-air missile system to one of the disputed islands it controls in the South China Sea, Taiwan and U.S. officials said.
China-based Okay Airways has put in an order for up to 20 Boeing planes in a deal valued at $1.3 billion at list prices.
The Nikkei 225 may have had a thousand-point run on Monday, ending at 16,022.58, but its collapse still has a way to go.
Japan's core machinery orders rose at a slower-than-expected pace in December but companies expect orders to accelerate in January-March.
Iran says it could support any effort to stabilize oil prices, including cooperation between OPEC and non-OPEC oil producers.
China should let its currency appreciate to support the country's transition to a consumer-driven economy, analysts tell CNBC.
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Increased regulations in the housing space suggest a fall in mortgage lending for China's state-owned banks, says Dickie Wong, executive director at Kingston Securities.
However, 65 percent of millennials in the region intend to buy properties of their own in the future, says Henry Chin, head of research at CBRE Asia Pacific.
Exact details about what went wrong with Samsung's Galaxy Note S7 remain unclear, says Mark Newman, managing director at Bernstein.