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A celebrated economist has returned for her second stint as Indonesia's finance minister, bolstering hopes of accelerated reforms in Southeast Asia's largest economy.
Abe's promise of a hefty fiscal stimulus package has effectively forced the BOJ to come up with matching monetary ammunition on Friday.
LeEco plans to acquire TV-maker Vizio — a move that will give it "great influence" in the global TV industry, its CEO said.
As Xiaomi, one of China's biggest smartphone makers, struggles with slumping sales, a new product launch on Wednesday may not be the required panacea.
A planned high-speed rail connecting Singapore and Kuala Lumpur is a feather in the cap for ASEAN but profitability could be a major issue.
The Philippines' new president holds his first security council meeting Monday, and The Hague's ruling will be top of the agenda.
Former Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel says the U.S. does not want to see a rise in tensions but "freedom of navigation" must be respected.