Saheli Roy Choudhury is a news assistant at CNBC.com. She writes the daily market report for Asia Pacific, and covers technology, IPOs, M&A, start-ups and other topics across the region. Saheli has a Masters degree in journalism from Columbia University.
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Oil's rally has helped the Indonesian rupiah and the Malaysian ringgit make up much-needed ground against the dollar.
As China's economy slows, India could be the world's new growth engine, according to Indian Finance Minister Arun Jaitley.
South Asian workers are less productive than their Asian peers, according to the World Economic Forum.
China must turn to long-term institutional investors to boost its stock market, Nasdaq President Adena Friedman told CNBC.
South Asia has failed to plan effectively for mass urbanization, according to a new World Bank report.