Indonesia's powerful anti-graft agency will launch a probe into the nation's subsidized rice scheme unless major flaws are fixed.
Chinese productivity growth has gone into reverse, highlighting the failure of recent reforms to set China on a sustainable development path.
Japan's government will increase the inheritance tax rate in January, while tax relief measures on gifting will be expanded.
Apple announced Thursday that it is hosting a special event in Cupertino, California, on Sept. 9, 2014.
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