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  • 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.

  • Traders said that foreign investors placed a large amount of buy orders on such bellwether stocks as Toyota Motor Corp, which jumped 2.6 percent and was the second-most traded stock by turnover. Honda Motor Co and Sony Corp surged 1.8 percent and 3.8 percent, respectively.

  • TOKYO, June 18- Japan's Nikkei share average edged up on Wednesday morning, benefitting from gains on Wall Street and a weaker yen which drove exporters higher. Exporters were stronger after the dollar reached a one-week high of 102.25, with Panasonic Corp soaring 2.9 percent, Nissan Motor Co adding 0.5 percent and Tokyo Electron Ltd gaining 1.2 percent.

  • WASHINGTON, June 16- The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday threw out an appeals court ruling that had allowed a lawsuit by a federal regulatory agency to go forward against several banks over their role in selling mortgage-backed securities to now-failed credit unions.

  • Why stocks and bonds could duke it out all summer Tuesday, 10 Jun 2014 | 6:45 AM ET
    Traders work the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Both markets are wooing buyers, even as they flash different messages about the economy.

  • China targets rural sector in Triple-R cut Monday, 9 Jun 2014 | 7:00 PM ET

    China will cut the level of reserves banks must hold for those that have sizable loans to the farming sector and small- and medium-sized firms.

  • Dollar climbs on rates, euro anxieties Wednesday, 4 Jun 2014 | 3:43 PM ET

    The dollar rose, getting a lift from fatter Treasury yields and investor anxieties about policy shifts from the ECB.

  • Japan insurer's $5.7B US deal eyes growth overseas Wednesday, 4 Jun 2014 | 7:54 AM ET

    Japan's Dai-ichi Life Insurance Co. has agreed to buy U.S. peer Protective Life for $5.7 billion, the largest acquisition by a Japanese insurer.