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Modi's BJP has closed abbatoirs in Maharashtra, making it hard for farmers to sell their animals, and restrictions are spreading to other states.
Japan continues to flirt with deflation, raising expectations for more stimulus measures, but the central bank’s hands may be tied, analysts say.
China and India are the darlings of global e-commerce, boasting the fastest-growing markets, but a third Asian region could soon join their ranks.
Global institutions, including the IMF and the World Bank, have endorsed a China-led international bank, despite opposition from the U.S.
China National Chemical Corp is to buy Pirelli in a deal that will place one of the symbols of Italy's manufacturing industry in Chinese hands.
Indonesia is trying to pursue stability and growth ahead of a potential U.S. interest rate hike this year, the country's finance minister told CNBC.
Lee Kuan Yew, Singapore’s first prime minister, passed away at the age of 91 on Monday sparking a wave of social media tributes to the man widely considered the city-state’s founding father.
Data from Japan this week will likely provide further confirmation that the country is emerging from a recession, albeit at a slow pace.
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The country's first prime minister who governed the nation for three decades died on Monday at age 91.
Many Chinese steel mills could close this year, with the state expected to offer incentives for enterprises to shut due to slowing economy and pollution.
India will net a record $16 billion from intense bidding for its latest spectrum auctions, but at the cost of sharply higher debts for operators.
China is now cruising at a rate that is more sustainable than its previous break-neck speed, the head of the OECD said Friday.
Many investors are betting that Samsung's Galaxy S6 devices will take the stock to record highs.
China will lend Venezuela around $10 billion in coming months, half as part of a bilateral financing deal and the other half for the development of oil fields.
Chinese tourists are deserting Hong Kong, leaving retailers who built businesses around once insatiable demand from mainland neighbors with emptier stores.
Japan plans to get its R&D agency involved in military research in a bid to lure more Japanese companies into the development of weapons technology.
Noble Group's 30 percent share-slump over the past month has made it attractive to Asian companies that want a bigger slice in global commodities trading.
European support for a China-led international bank reflects waning confidence in US leadership and a need for closer ties with Beijing, analysts say.
Japan's loss-making electronics firm Sharp plans to cut around 6,000 jobs, in a global restructuring that will cost over 200 billion yen.
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