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North Korea's economy grew at its fastest pace in 17 years in 2016, South Korea's central bank said Friday, despite international sanctions.
As a presidential candidate, Donald Trump turned China's currency into a campaign issue, but GOP stumbles are now strengthening the yuan.
Hawkishness by policymakers in the western world does not mean that interest rates need to rise in Australia, a top central banker said.
Trump's lawyers are looking for ways to discredit special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation, the Washington Post and New York Times reported.
LG Chemical is reportedly set to begin mass production next year, following massive investment from LG on related facilities.
South Korea's proposed military talks aimed at easing tensions failed to take place after North Korea snubbed a call by the South.
Six teenagers from a Burundi robotics team are missing after a competition in D.C., and two of them were seen entering Canada, police said.
A powerful earthquake of magnitude 6.7 struck off the southwestern Aegean Turkish coast on Friday, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) said.
China is tightening control over foreign companies' internet use in a move some worry might disrupt their operations.
Australia's labor market strengthened for a fourth month in June led by a remarkable comeback in full-time jobs.
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The IMF has kept its global growth forecast unchanged for 2017 and 2018 even as it cut projections for the U.S. and U.K., CNBC's Sri Jegarajah reports.
Koryo Tours general manager Simon Cockerell says the ban by U.S. will not hurt North Korea as tourism is a "very tiny" part of the country's economy.
Westpac's Justin Smirk says the U.S., now producing oil in larger quantities and more efficiently, is sidelining OPEC as a key determinant of prices.