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The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) on Wednesday warned of risks associated with the booming property market, adding that it may take measures to tighten bank lending to cool the sector.
China is also the source of most of the world's torture instruments, from spiked clubs to weighted leg cuffs. The Financial Times reports.
Washington is moving closer to lifting an arms embargo, with initial sales likely to help Hanoi deal with growing naval challenges from China.
China's sudden move to inject targeted stimulus funds into its biggest banks last week could signal an impending period of currency weakness.
The two-step deal is valued at about $913.5 million.
Banks and property developers are intensifying efforts to drag the housing market from its worst slump by allowing people to buy more than one home.
The U.S. formally joined ReCAAP, a Singapore-based, multinational organization battling piracy at sea.
Microsoft has set Sept. 29 as the new launch date for its Xbox One game console in China, the U.S. software giant said on Tuesday.
Chinese manufacturing data was better than expected, but that's not helping equities.
The timing of a Federal Reserve interest rate hike is one of the key risks for Hong Kong property stocks, according to Barclays.
U.S. and European sanctions against Russia are helping the nation form closer bonds with China, according to the CFO of Total.
Plans by top iron ore miners to knock out high-cost rivals with a flood of cheap ore have had some success, but are meeting resistance in China.
China's factory activity unexpectedly picked up pace in September, a private survey showed, but a deeper dive into the data uncovered worrying signs about the job market.
Thousands of students braved sweltering heat in Hong Kong on Monday to demand greater democracy as they launched a week-long boycott of classes.
Singapore's casinos opened their doors in 2010 with great expectations for the market's potential growth, but some believe the party may be over.
New Zealand stocks cheered the National Party's emphatic election victory, but analysts warned the 'rock star' economy faces mounting headwinds.
Japanese firm Obayashi says its space elevator may be ready by 2050 as developments in carbon nanotechnology make stronger cables.
The missing chief executive of China's Ultrasonic has resurfaced in China to deny absconding with millions of dollars, saying he lost his phone.
The BoJ must make a new commitment to meet its 2 percent inflation target because achieving that goal by around next spring will be difficult.
Google's problems in China just got worse. The New York Times reports.
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