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China's economy continued to show signs of stabilization in November with two separate manufacturing surveys released Thursday performing better-than-expected.
Once again, data upholds India's ranking as the world's fastest-growing economy. But the South Asian giant can't retain that title for long.
Political uncertainty has left the outlook for Asia's fourth-largest economy as cloudy as a glass of makgeolli, a traditional Korean rice liquor.
Convenience stores are booming in China as the pace of life speeds up and consumers seek quick purchases, says Bain & Company.
The U.K.’s new polymer five pound banknote is strong, resistant to moisture, more eco-friendly and contains fat… animal fat that is.
Seoul's promise to host American missile defense technology on its soil may fall apart following President Park's de-facto resignation.
Palm plantations in Indonesia which produce palm oil for global consumer companies have been found to have used child labor.
Policymakers in Asia should avoid capital controls if they want foreign capital flows to remain, says Temasek's strategy MD Michael Buchanan.
Tens of thousands of people have taken to the streets of India to protest an unusual economic policy: demonetization, Vox reports.
U.S. President-elect Trump’s negative rhetoric towards trade with China has done little to put off Tradeshift from expanding into China.
Chinese government embarks on a nationwide crackdown to halt sham overseas direct investments and clamp down on capital heading overseas.
South Korea's President relinquished her powers on Tuesday in a move that may leave the country in political paralysis.
Three weeks after Modi announced a major currency reform, doubts remain as to whether the controversial policy can stamp out tax evasion.
Samsung Electronics said it will increase dividends and consider splitting itself.
The row between China and Singapore over military vehicles escalated as Beijing lodged a diplomatic protest, the SCMP reports.
Rodrigo Duterte has hit out at what he called Western threats to seek an International Criminal Court indictment over alleged summary executions.
Singapore's property investors got a yellow card from the city-state's central bank in its annual financial stability review.
The U.N. Security Council is set to vote on new sanctions on North Korea, which could slash its export earnings by some $800 million.
Japan's jobless rate held steady in October, while household spending fell at a slower pace.
Morgan Stanley goes overweight Japan equities from underweight, making it the top regional pick globally, replacing the U.S.
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Robert Feldman, senior advisor, Morgan Stanley MUFG Securities, says it is crucial for markets to see what reform policies the new government will take after Japan's election.
Virginie Maisonneuve, CIO, Eastspring Investments says there are plenty of risks, but the synchronized global recovery is driving the markets.
Anne Anderson, Head of Fixed Income, Australia, UBS Asset Management, said efforts to diversify will keep flows in emerging markets even if the dollar appreciates.