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Singapore's foreign-labor restrictions have made it tough for retailers and food outlets to find workers.
After the immediate needs are met, Philippines will still need to rebuild schools and help children recover emotionally. The NYT reports.
Australia is gearing up to move into a tipping culture much like the one that exists in the U.S., a University of Melbourne PhD student has concluded.
RBI's Raghuram Rajan has promised to remake the country's banking sector as he seeks to introduce a new era of competition. The FT reports.
Tensions broke on Monday between an American and European group of retailers that formed to improve factory safety in Bangladesh. The NYT reports.
While Chinese equity markets have rallied on the country's landmark reform agenda, skepticism is setting in over how long the party in stocks will last.
China may not have the most billionaires, but it does have the youngest.
Asia-Pacific’s booming property prices will plummet 40-to-50 percent when the Fed starts tapering, a senior economist warned CNBC.
Reports of glitches with the PlayStation 4 could cast a cloud over Sony's latest product.
China will expand the yuan trading band to help make the currency more flexible and market-driven, said central bank chief Zhou Xiaochuan.
Thailand's economy expanded for the first time in three quarters in July-September but at a slower pace than expected.
Despite having a high workforce participation rate for women, Singapore significantly lags global peers in boardroom diversity, a study has found.
China will steer local governments away from the pursuit of economic growth at all costs and beef up their powers to punish polluters.
A widely anticipated change to China's one-child policy unveiled on Friday, has led to speculation over whether it will lead to a baby boom?
Chinese shares soared on Monday as news in China of sweeping economic reforms ignited a fresh lease of life into the under performing equity market.
China'a new home prices rose at a record pace in October, even as the country's leadership unveiled new measures on Friday aimed at stabilizing the red-hot property market.
China unveiled details of its 60-point reform plan, paving the way for sweeping changes in the world's second-biggest economy.
Japan's Nikkei climbed to a six-month high on Friday on renewed yen weakness amid expectations that U.S. monetary policy will remain easy.
Samsung sold almost three times as many smartphones as Apple in the third quarter, according to Gartner.
The long freeze on IPOs in China may spur a wave of asset sales by private equity funds left with limited options for exiting their investments.
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