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  • What's next for China's 'World Bank'? Tuesday, 30 Jun 2015 | 10:00 AM ET
    Jin Liqun, left, current secretary general of the Multilateral Interim Secretariat of Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank, shakes hands with China's Finance Minister Lou Jiwei ahead of a signing ceremony of articles of agreement of the AIIB, at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, June 29, 2015.

    How China's new Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank can rival the West's World Bank, says Curtis Chin.

  • SINGAPORE, June 26- Surprisingly strong rains in an El Nino year, typically marked by droughts in parts of Asia, have eased concerns of a lower crop output in the region. While the forecast is for an equally severe dryness this year, recent rains have buoyed farming in India, China and Australia. "Indian monsoon is on track, in fact it has been better than expected, and we...

  • WASHINGTON, June 24- A battle in Congress that could shut down the U.S. Export-Import Bank next week is already causing headaches for small exporters as they try to stop customers from defecting to foreign competitors and as export financing starts to freeze up. Last year, it was beaten to a landfill gas deal by a South Korean firm with export credit agency...

  • WASHINGTON, June 24- A battle in Congress that could shut down the U.S. Export-Import Bank next week is already causing headaches for small exporters as they try to stop customers from defecting to foreign competitors and as export financing starts to freeze up. After being beaten to a landfill gas deal last year by a South Korean firm with export credit agency...

  • Asia’s week ahead: All eyes on Greece Sunday, 21 Jun 2015 | 7:14 PM ET

    Greece's drama is nearing a potentially catastrophic denouement, likely hijacking market attention from economic pulse checks on China and Japan this week.

  • DIARY- Emerging Markets Economic Events to July 3 Friday, 19 Jun 2015 | 8:02 PM ET

    JERUSALEM- Bank of Israel announces rate decision- 1300 GMT. BUDAPEST- Central Bank of Hungary holds rate-setting meeting. PARIS- Launch of the OECD business and finance outlook.

  • Philippines: Asia's next gaming hotspot? Sunday, 14 Jun 2015 | 8:40 PM ET
    Philippines: Asia's next gaming hotspot?

    In this special report titled "Global Opportunities Philippines", CNBC's Pauline Chiou looks at whether the Philippines has what it takes to become Asia's next gaming hub.

  • Are Asia’s markets facing a 'hike hissy'? Tuesday, 9 Jun 2015 | 7:26 PM ET

    Markets across Asia have dropped precipitously, but it's more of a hike hissy than a replay of the taper tantrum rout two years ago, analysts said.

  • SEOUL/ HONG KONG, June 9- Hong Kong issued a "red alert" advisory on Tuesday against non-essential travel to South Korea, where eight new cases of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome were reported, bringing the total to 95 with seven fatalities. "At this stage, to issue a clear message is something the Hong Kong government thinks is necessary," Hong Kong's number two...

  • SEOUL/ HONG KONG, June 9- Hong Kong issued a "red alert" advisory on Tuesday against non-essential travel to South Korea, where eight new cases of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome were reported bringing the total to 95 with seven fatalities. "At this stage, to issue a clear message is something the Hong Kong government thinks is necessary," Hong Kong's number two...

  • Philippines: Asia's sick man no more? Sunday, 7 Jun 2015 | 8:41 PM ET
    Philippines: Asia's sick man no more?

    Once the sick man of Asia, the Philippine economy is no longer in ill health. CNBC's Pauline Chiou has more in this first part of a special report titled "Global Opportunities Philippines."

  • What's there to buy in Asia? Very little: Freris Sunday, 7 Jun 2015 | 7:17 PM ET
    Feeling skeptical of China's rally, says this expert

    Andrew Freris, CEO of Ecognosis Advisory, says investors should steer clear of Chinese and Japanese equities and explains why he likes markets in South Korea and the Philippines.

  • A new recruitment model for Hong Kong's maids Thursday, 4 Jun 2015 | 7:16 PM ET
    Filipino maids with food, hampers and bags reserve place to sit in Statue Square in central Hong Kong for a Sunday social function

    Frustration over how the recruitment industry treats Hong Kong's domestic helpers spurred entrepreneurs to found the Fair Employment Agency.

  • What's hurting casino operator Genting Singapore Tuesday, 2 Jun 2015 | 6:34 PM ET
    What's hurting casino operator Genting Singapore

    Somesh Agarwal, senior analyst at Macquarie Securities Group, attributes his poor outlook for Genting Singapore in the medium term to factors such as bad VIP gambling debts.

  • Philippine Stock Exchange CEO: economy extremely strong

    Philippines' economy is expanding and corporates are over-performing, says Hans Sicat, CEO of the Philippine Stock Exchange

  • The Philippines has enough fiscal space to increase spending with revenues growing at a double digit pace, said Purisima, an accountant by training. Manila's efforts to collect more revenue by waging a campaign against tax evasion and corruption helped raise its tax-to-GDP ratio to 13.6 percent in 2014 from 12.1 percent in 2010 when President Benigno Aquino...

  • HONG KONG/ BANGKOK, May 30- Thai billionaire Charoen Sirivadhanabhakdi is considering buying cognac maker Louis Royer, people familiar with the matter said, potentially locking horns with a Philippine tycoon for the French firm amid a forecast rebound in Asian demand for luxury spirits. Liquor firm Emperador Inc, controlled by the Philippines'...

  • HONG KONG/ BANGKOK, May 30- Thai billionaire Charoen Sirivadhanabhakdi is considering buying cognac maker Louis Royer, people familiar with the matter said, potentially locking horns with a Philippine tycoon for the French firm amid a forecast rebound in Asian demand for luxury spirits. Liquor firm Emperador Inc, controlled by the Philippines'...

  • LONDON, May 28- The South China Sea has become the most important testing ground for the changing economic, political and military relationship between China and the United States. China and the other littoral states dispute ownership as well as the rights to resources and maritime control that flow from it. China says it owns the outcrops so is entitled to...

  • MANILA, May 28- Philippine economic growth unexpectedly slowed to a six-year low in the first quarter, but the central bank said it would not ease policy as consumer and public spending were set to pick up. Still, economists doubted Manila's 7-8 percent growth target for the full year could be met without additional interest rate cuts or a sharp increase in fiscal...