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Speculation over the dollar-yen is once again doing the rounds, after the Japanese currency fell to one-month lows against the U.S. dollar.
The dramatic plunge in the Indian rupee won't last for much longer and the Indian equity market will recover too, the executive chairman of Templeton Emerging Markets Group, Mark Mobius told CNBC-TV18.
The Indonesian rupiah's indicative prices weakened past 11,000 per dollar support on Tuesday, for the first time in more than four years.
Former basketball star Rodman will arrive in Pyongyang for a five-day visit to North Korea, but said he had no plans to negotiate the release of a jailed American missionary.
Japan will tell G20 nations at a summit this week that it will proceed with a planned two-stage sales tax hike, Finance Minister Taro Aso said on Tuesday.
Australia's central bank kept its cash rate steady at a record low of 2.5 percent on Tuesday.
Japan's government has agreed to spend nearly half a billion dollars to contain a radioactive leak at the Fukushima Daiichi power plant, in an attempt to avert what industry watchers have described as a looming nuclear crisis.
Thought speculation about Fed tapering was bad for emerging markets? Just wait to see what happens if Larry Summers is appointed as the next U.S. central bank chief.
The Japan government plans to spend at least 40 billion yen to contain the leaking of radioactive water at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant.
The Seychelles islands in the Indian Ocean, better known for their pristine beaches and crystal clear waters, are the most indebted nation in the world, according to a new report released on Monday.
Samsung is set to launch its much anticipated smartwatch on Wednesday, marking a major milestone in the emerging product category.
The Indian rupee is managing to catch a break from a precipitous sell-off that’s dogged the currency in the past month, but strategists are skeptical the turnaround will last.
An uptick in Chinese manufacturing activity in August has eased slowdown fears, but analysts have flagged concerns about the quality of growth for the country.
Singapore, resilient so far to the turmoil that has swept emerging markets, appears to be one of the most financially vulnerable countries in Asia.
India has been hit by a wave of growth downgrades, with analysts predicting the slowdown to worsen after GDP figures on Friday fell to lowest rate in four years.
India should remain firmly in focus, as a new central bank governor takes the helm at a time of financial crisis in the country. The RBA and BoJ is also scheduled to meet this week.
Japan's government is taking a direct role in the clean-up of the wrecked nuclear plant, as concerns grow over the ability of Tepco to handle the disaster in a quarter century.
If things are really starting to look up for China's economy, as a recent government data seems to suggest, nobody appears to have told its biggest retailers.
Radiation near a tank holding highly contaminated water at Japan's crippled Fukushima nuclear plant has spiked 18-fold, the plant's operator said on Sunday.
China is investigating the head of its state assets regulator for "serious discipline violations", the government said on Sunday.
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