China's economy stabilized in the Q4 as the services sector and manufacturing sector strengthened, according to the CBB.
Nissan Motor said it has ordered the recall of more than 80,000 vehicles in Mexico to check for potential airbag defects.
Disappointing data could see Singapore's central bank change its tune at next year's monetary policy review, economists say.
China's home prices posted a third consecutive annual drop in November, fueling speculation that the government will need to undertake easing measures.
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Ilya Spivak, Currency Strategist at FXCM, says the greenback is headed for a correction in the near term as the Fed's "patient" approach essentially doesn't mean a change in guidance.
Jim Rickards, Chief Global Strategist at West Shore Funds, says the Russian central bank may not have enough reserves beyond 2015 to pay off its corporate debts.
Robert Heller, Former Federal Reserve Governor, explains why he doesn't believe that the U.S. central bank is chasing stability with its 2 percent inflation target.