Hong Kong's Causeway Bay may lose its crown as a slowdown in mainland tourists hits store sales.
New Zealand's central bank raised rates but said it would pause as it looked at the impact of its tightening and watched inflation.
Japan's monthly streak of trade deficits hit a two-year mark in June, as exports continued to stay weak while imports remained high.
South Korea's economy grew 0.6 percent in April-June over the previous quarter, the slowest in over a year due to sluggish consumption.
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