The United States must still reform its meat labeling rules after losing a challenge brought by Mexico and Canada, the WTO said.
Russia is increasing hygiene and finance related probes on McDonald's chain outlets, reports the Financial Times.
Prime Minister Modi's party made big gains in two Indian state elections, partial results showed, an endorsement set to spur speedier reforms.
Hopes are rising that Indonesia's president-elect Joko Widodo can inject new life into reforms of the country's state-owned enterprises.
China is set to unveil key legal reforms, in a step closely watched by companies hoping for a more impartial legal system.
The PBOC plans to inject about $32.66 billion of loans into select listed banks to keep liquidity ample and support the economy, sources told Reuters.
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Moody's Investors Service on Friday downgraded Russia's debt ratings to Baa2 with a negative outlook.
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India will simplify employment rules and ease the way for people changing jobs to move social security funds, Premier Modi said.
Mattel reported a 21.5 percent drop in profit as demand for its billion-dollar brands, Barbie and Fisher-Price, slipped further.
Myanmar faces a familiar rite-of-passage for frontier markets: a major Western fast-food chain is poised to set up shop despite widespread poverty.
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China's political, economic and foreign policy is fundamental to the country itself, Asia-Pacific and the world beyond, Kevin Rudd writes.
The Hong Kong police clashes with pro-democracy activists were the worst violence since demonstrations began more than two weeks ago.
St. Jude Medical reported a lower quarterly profit, as it took a $39 million charge related to impairment and restructuring.
Russia's prime minister says the world must move away from its dependence on the dollar, arguing that the global economy would benefit as a result.