Nyshka Chandran is a writer for CNBC.com, with a focus on Asia-Pacific economies and geopolitics. She holds a bachelor's degree in Political Science and History from the University of Toronto.
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Prosecutors around the world have launched probes in response to the Panama Papers, shining a light on the shortfalls in current regulation.
A huge leak of internal documents from a Panama law firm is set to cause upheaval on offshore hubs and shake up political governance.
Myanmar's new president alluded to removing a law that could bring Aung San Suu Kyi to power. The country's military is unlikely to be impressed.
Japanese PM Abe insists a sales tax hike due next year will go ahead as planned, barring external shocks. But analysts seem less than convinced.
Global emerging markets cinched foreign portfolio inflows of $36.8 billion in March, the strongest month since June 2014, according to the IIF.