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  • *IPO process kicked off with initial Tokyo application. TOKYO/ SEOUL, July 16- Tokyo may struggle to get a piece of a listing that could value Japan's social messaging service Line Corp at up to $20 billion, with bankers saying New York is a more likely venue as a base for global expansion to build on explosive growth at home.

  • *Line may list in Tokyo and the United States. SEOUL, July 16- South Korea's Naver Corp said on Wednesday its Japan- based messaging application subsidiary Line Corp has applied for an IPO in Tokyo- an offering that could value the company at more than $10 billion. Naver, in a regulatory filing, stressed that its plans were preliminary.

  • TOKYO, July 15- Japanese messaging app operator Line Corp applied for an initial public offering that is likely to value the company at over 1 trillion yen around two weeks ago at the Tokyo Stock Exchange, a person with knowledge of the matter said on Tuesday.

  • TOKYO, July 15- Japanese messaging app operator Line Corp applied for an initial public offering valued at over 1 trillion yen around two weeks ago at the Tokyo Stock Exchange, a person with knowledge of the matter said on Tuesday.

  • Why the party isn't over for India stocks Sunday, 13 Jul 2014 | 6:37 PM ET
    Traders work on the trading floor of the Motilal Oswal Financial Services Ltd. office in Mumbai, India.

    Record levels in India's stock markets amid continued post-election euphoria have raised concerns over whether a correction is due, but analysts say the bulls'rein will continue for some time.

  • Asian stocks were mixed on Friday on fears that issues at Portugal's biggest bank could hurt European periphery markets.

  • Malaysia's central bank hikes rates to help debt Thursday, 10 Jul 2014 | 11:31 PM ET
    A pedestrian walks past the Bank Negara Malaysia headquarters in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

    Malaysia's central bank raised its key interest rate as expected, to help temper inflation and rising consumer debt.

  • Modi's maiden budget: Did he deliver? Thursday, 10 Jul 2014 | 9:36 PM ET

    The Indian government's debut budget is encouraging, but lacks details on how it will turn its aspirations into reality, say economists.

  • Is the Singapore REIT rally on its last legs? Thursday, 10 Jul 2014 | 6:29 PM ET

    Singapore's real-estate trusts have recovered to around the highest levels since last year's "taper tantrum," but Nomura says the rally may end soon.

  • US oil ends under $103, saved by late day rally Thursday, 10 Jul 2014 | 2:36 PM ET

    Crude rose as profit-taking on an extended losing streak momentarily outweighed the prospect of solid supply and weak U.S. gas demand.

  • Asian equities extended losses into a third session on Wednesday following a selloff on Wall Street overnight and steady Chinese inflation data.

  • Is Europe's stock rally outpacing the recovery? Sunday, 6 Jul 2014 | 6:32 PM ET

    Europe's economy has dragged itself out of the crisis' darkest depths, but some question whether the stock markets' rally has outpaced the recovery.

  • Why China property isn’t facing Armageddon Thursday, 3 Jul 2014 | 7:06 PM ET

    China's slowing property market may draw comparisons with the U.S. housing bust, but some are calling a recovery and see bargains in developer stocks.

  • Abenomics gives and takes in corporate tax reform Sunday, 29 Jun 2014 | 7:42 PM ET
    Shinzo Abe, Japan's prime minister.

    For Japan, a tax cut at the center of PM Shinzo Abe's latest growth strategy will end up giving with one hand - and taking back with the other.

  • Argentina being pushed to default: Economy Minister Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 7:11 PM ET
    Axel Kicillof, Argentina's Minister of Economy.

    Argentina's Minister Kicillof says the country is being pushed toward a new default after a U.S. Supreme Court decision favored holdout creditors.

  • Is change about to sweep Brazil? Tuesday, 24 Jun 2014 | 7:13 PM ET

    Brazil's economy has stumbled badly, but some say upcoming elections and polls showing rising dissatisfaction with the government may herald change.

  • Election anxiety looms over Indonesia markets Tuesday, 24 Jun 2014 | 12:09 AM ET
    Indonesian frontrunner and presidential candidate Jakarta Governor Joko Widodo addresses supporters during a campaign rally in his hometown Solo city, central Java island.

    Indonesia's presidential election is two weeks away and a narrowing lead for frontrunner Joko "Jokowi" Widodo spells uncertainty for local markets.

  • Investing in China: A Catch-22? Monday, 23 Jun 2014 | 7:02 PM ET
    People walk in front of the Shanghai Stock Exchange Building in Shanghai, China

    China shares are stuck between hopes low valuations may spur bargain buying and fears of a potential credit crisis, but some see trading opportunities.

  • Are Asian households over their heads in debt? Sunday, 22 Jun 2014 | 9:51 PM ET

    Household debt in Asia is growing quickly, spurring concerns consumers may struggle to pay their bills as interest rates start to tick higher.

  • June 19- Royal Bank of Scotland Group Plc agreed on Thursday to pay $99.5 million to resolve a U.S. regulator's claims against the bank over Freddie Mac's purchase between 2005 and 2007 of mortgage-backed securities that later went sour.