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The Philippines' record-low interest rates have raised fears over potential asset bubbles. The country says the risks are under control.
Thailand's latest military coup comes in a drastically changed political milieu and its economy's Teflon status is already showing scratches.
Shares in Chinese e-commerce company JD.com opened Thursday, with heavy demand that may foreshadow investor appetite for larger peer Alibaba.
Australia's much-coveted AAA credit rating has been in the spotlight this week after a local media report that S&P could review the rating.
Thai army leaders ordered ousted PM Yingluck to a meeting, a day after the army chief seized power in a coup and said he wanted to restore order.
Policymakers at the WEF in Manila this week say capital outflows from emerging markets are likely once the Fed signals rate hikes, but any selling should be limited.
The gas deal signals changes for several key global issues, and it will give Putin bragging rights in the face of recent Western sanctions.
Lenovo, the world's largest PC maker, is intent on becoming a global brand as it shifts its focus away from China, the firm's CFO told CNBC.
One year on from last year's taper tantrum, Indonesia's Finance Minister told CNBC they are not safe from another bout of capital outflows.
Thailand's army chief took control of the government in a coup on Thursday saying the army had to restore order and push through reforms.
Explosives hurled from two vehicles which rammed an open market in China's Xinjiang killed and wounded an unknown number of people on Thursday.
Sony chief executive said the company would complete a stepped-up restructuring drive and forecast a tripling in operating profit.
Parts of China's banking sector should be monitored carefully and more trust product defaults are likely this year, said a former advisor to the PBOC.
Vietnam PM Nguyen Tan Dung said he was considering "defense options" against China following the deployment of a Chinese oil rig to disputed waters.
China's factory activity turned in its best performance in five months in May, a private survey showed on Thursday.
Amid slow global growth, export-dependent Indonesia's new president needs to strengthen government finances and spur private investment, Lippo Group's CEO said.
A rise in U.S. rates would be a worry for the markets in which Standard Chartered operates but would bring some positives, says the bank's Asia CEO.
India’s growth potential looks much higher after a decisive election win for Narendra Modi’s BJP, economists say.
Russia's state-controlled Gazprom has signed a long-awaited megadeal to supply gas to China, which could ease the impact of Western sanctions.
Despite Japan's tax hike and failure to push through reforms, some analysts believe the U.S. dollar is the real culprit for the Nikkei's fall.
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Prinn Panitchpakdi, Thailand Country Head at CLSA, says Thai markets offer opportunities for long-term investors based on historical price-to-earnings and price-to-book valuations.
Sim Moh Siong, FX strategist at Bank of Singapore, expects the Fed to raise rates in September, which will help the U.S. dollar to resume its strength after a brief consolidation in this quarter.
Rob Subbaraman, chief economist, Asia ex-Japan at Nomura, says the Bank of Thailand is "overburdened" and more measures to help the economy must come from the fiscal policy and reforms.