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The Kremlin said on Wednesday it regretted the fact that Russia and Putin had become what it called an inseparable part of the U.S. election campaign.
Indian budget carrier Indigo has banned children aged under 12 years from its premium extra leg room seats.
Samsung said Wednesday it is buying Viv, a San Jose-based startup created by Siri co-founder Dag Kittlaus, Recode reports.
Swiss prosecutors investigating suspected embezzlement at a Malaysian state investment fund say that $800 million appears to have been misappropriated.
The RBI's policy announcement may indicate the central bank will water down its previous inflation-targeting framework, said Nomura analysts.
Hong Kong political activist Joshua Wong was deported from Thailand on Wednesday after being detained in Bangkok for several hours.
President Duterte threatened to eject American troops from his country, but that could leave the Philippines powerless against China.
The Reserve Bank of India, led by new Governor Urjit Patel, delivered a surprise 25-basis-point cut in the repo rate to 6.25 percent.
New Governor Philip Lowe opted to wait and see, with September inflation data likely to be key to future rates decisions.
India formally joined the Paris agreement on tackling climate change Sunday, the UN said.
Obstacles facing Singapore's property market might not be cleared, but one dark cloud over the luxury end has disappeared, experts say.
Political risks have scared companies off inking deals, Dealogic says — except for Chinese and Japanese firms that hunt U.S. and European targets.
India's coffers benefited big-time from a tax amnesty - but will it be spent on social security or defense?
Blockchain technology could bring an "economic revolution" in many developing countries, Virgin Group founder Richard Branson said.
Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte said on Sunday he had received support from Russia and China when he complained to them about the U.S.
Google may be synonymous with search in the developed world, but winning over users in countries where 2G is the norm is a different matter.
No news is considered good news by investors, who sent the Nikkei up 1 percent after the closely watched BOJ survey.
CNBC takes a look which Asian stock indexes rose and fell so far this year in a low growth, volatile environment.
Local governments rushed out a flurry of property market cooling measures, amid worries about the "biggest bubble in history."
The Purchasing Managers' Index matched August's level, which may indicate recent positive momentum can be sustained.
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Jonathan Pain, author of the Pain Report, says the world was looking to China to manage and contain the risks coming from the reclusive regime.
Suh Kyung-Bae, chairman of Amorepacific, tells CNBC how the cosmetics giant keeps track of trends its millennial consumers are adopting.
Amorepacific Chairman Suh Kyung-Bae talks about the company's journey from its beginnings as a door-to-door cosmetics business to cracking the Chinese market.