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The "kill ratio" of suspects in The Philippines is much higher than in countries with comparable drug-related violence.
Ant Financial announced partnerships with European banks on Tuesday as it continues to expand in the region.
The election of Donald Trump as U.S. president may change attitudes to investing in Russia, the CFO of the Moscow Exchange told CNBC.
The decision was a widely expected one as it assesses the impact of past cuts in August and May.
China appears unperturbed by Donald Trump's barrage of insulting tweets, but Chinese netizens are getting some laughs from the Twitter-diplomacy.
Billionaire hedge fund manager Xu Xiang is on trial for insider trading, the SCMP reports.
Rumors swirled on Tuesday that China's currency dropped sharply overnight, but the purported move may have been an isolated data hiccup.
Nine of South Korea's top conglomerates, which control revenue equivalent to half the country's economy, are embroiled in the scandal.
One of India's most popular politicians, Jayalalithaa Jayaraman, died on Monday following a massive cardiac arrest.
Recent days have seen a reassessment of Modi's demonetization drive, which has resulted in queues of people waiting all day to withdraw cash.
U.S-China relations may take a turn for the worse after President-elect Donald Trump publicly insulted Beijing twice in a span of 72 hours.
The U.S. and China both could be seriously hurt if Trump's rhetoric turns into economic retribution by either side.
Donald Trump's latest phone call threatens to do far more damage than his previous blunders. Vox reports.
John Key unexpectedly announced his resignation on Monday, saying it was the "right time" to leave politics.
Chinese state media continued to play down the call last week between U.S. President-elect Donald Trump and Taiwan's president.
Institutional investors will be the key beneficiaries of the Shenzhen-HK Stock Connect, as they leverage on the gap between share prices, experts said.
Global media owners' net advertising sales are forecast to grow by 3.6 percent in 2017, compared to 5.7 percent in 2016
The Caixin survey, along with solid factory activity readings last week, suggest building momentum for China's economy after a period of uncertainty.
Taiwan has an under-the-radar track record of contributing tech and culture to the world.
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Tokens from the ICO will be listed on digital exchanges beyond Macau and can also be cashed out, explains Chakrit Ahmad, CEO of Wi Holding Group.
Germany's Merkel faces challenging coalition talks as uncertainties loom for Europe, says Fredrik Erixon of the European Centre for International Political Economy.
New Zealand First's Winston Peters may not side easily with the Nationals given their "bad history," says Richard Shaw of Massey University.