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Those looking for proof of China's economic rebalancing act should stay clear of macro data and focus on micro evidence, Goldman Sachs says.
Joseph Schooling, winner of Singapore's first Olympic gold medal, will not be required to undergo mandatory National Service until after the 2020 Games.
This month alone, Duterte's threatened the mining sector, vowed to "destroy oligarchs," and insulted a U.S. diplomat.
Thailand is set to begin surveillance on foreigners as an anti-crime tool, but it's unclear just how effective the program will be.
The central bank faces a challenge on Thursday: Cut aggressively and risk a housing bubble or let disinflation persist with a smaller cut.
If PM Abe caters to public demand and revises the law to allow for an emperor to abdicate, it may cause harm to his leadership.
As Singapore rings in its 51st birthday on Tuesday, one of the island's most well-known sights is also celebrating a key anniversary.
Thailand's military has ruled for large parts since constitutional monarchy was introduced in the 1930s. Its grip may be about to get stronger.
India's historic approval of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) could disrupt consumption and growth in the short-term.
As India's parliament meets, hopes are high that lawmakers will finally pass a tax reform that will be crucial to Modi's legacy.