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Increasing comfort with the outlook for China's economy will make emerging markets the best performing asset class in the second half, says ING.
Michael Hasenstab said that Japan's easy money policy will bolster global liquidity, but he warned that debt conditions there are worrisome.
Thailand's central bank left its key interest rate unchanged on Wednesday, and cut its growth forecast for 2014 to 1.5 percent.
The Australian dollar has stubbornly resisted broad expectations it would weaken, and now some bears are starting to step away from their calls.
China's President Xi Jinping may have been pushing his own family to sell hundreds of millions of dollars in investments as he tackles corruption.
Singapore is synonymous with a first-rate quality of life, but employees in the city are among the region's least satisfied.
China's home prices rose at the slowest annual pace so far this year in May, official data showed on Wednesday.
Japan's exports and imports tumbled in May, raising concern about the outlook for the country as it weathers a rise in consumption tax.
Indonesia's twin budget and current account deficits are threatening to "go wild" once again, and soon, warns Société Générale.
China's army is relaxing standards to allow shorter, fatter and more myopic soldiers to recruit the brainpower needed to man its high-tech weapons.
Rival suitors GE and Siemens were told by the French government to come up with better offers for engineering group Alstom on Tuesday.
Singapore's May exports fell on weak shipments of electronics and pharmaceuticals, hinting it isn't benefiting from developed economies' recovery.
The islands have all that one could ask of a tropical resort destination: white sand, turquoise waters and sea winds.
Sentiment towards Japanese stocks may start to improve again now the government has started acting on its promise to deliver long-term economic reform.
An obscure smartphone maker has done what some feared was impossible: created a successful European challenger to tech giants Samsung and Apple.
Samsung is buying more local bonds with its $60 billion cash pile as domestic banks grow reluctant to overload on deposits from the giant.
Alibaba's revenue growth slipped in the first quarter, but the real question is how much money it can make in mobile transactions.
Britain says Chinese tourists can use the same website to apply for a British and a Schengen visa, which allows travel to almost all EU countries.
Corporate debt in Asia-Pacific will exceed that of North America and Europe combined by 2016 as the center of gravity shifts to the region, says S&P.
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Jeffrey Halley, senior manager, FX Trading at Saxo Capital Markets, says markets are expecting a positive nonfarm payrolls report and advises investors to sell the Aussie and New Zealand dollar.
With U.S. valuations "fairly valued", opportunities abound in overseas markets amid a stronger greenback, says Jeff Carbone, founder & senior partner at Cornerstone Financial Partners.
Su Sian Lim, ASEAN economist at HSBC, says the lifting of martial law in Thailand could help the country's tourism sector, but the overall economic outlook remains weak.