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By: Reporting by Christine Tan | Writing by Cheang Ming; Special to CNBC
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This year China plans to spend billions on space missions and anti-satellite weapons technology. Is this a threat to US space dominance?
Huawei unveiled the MateBook, its first 2-in-1 tablet that aims to challenge Apple, Lenovo and Samsung.
Fiji was assessing the damage on Sunday after one of the most powerful storms recorded in the southern hemisphere tore through the archipelago.
China has removed Xiao Gang, the head of its securities regulator, from his post, the official Xinhua news agency reported on Saturday.
South Korean exports shrank by a sixth for the first 20 days of this month on-year, data showed on Sunday, adding to concerns about the global economy.
Uber is losing more than $1 billion a year in China, amid fierce competition from local ride-hailing rival Didi Kuaidi, the Financial Times reports.
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.
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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.