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The chances of anything market moving coming out of the G-20 leaders' summit in Hangzhou, China are low, judging by currency strategists' comments.
Modi said the government's strategy to not use "short cuts" had helped boost economic growth in Asia's third-largest economy.
Samsung has stopped sales of its Galaxy Note 7 smartphone after it found "battery cell issues" in the device, the company said on Friday.
Donald Trump is not on the G-20 Hangzhou guest list and neither he nor the U.S. Presidential race are on the official agenda. But he’s there in spirit.
Volumes in global currency markets shrunk in the last three years, according to the Bank of International Settlements (BIS).
The downfall of the South Korean shipper, Hanjin Shipping, has sent shockwaves across businesses globally.
Singapore's Zika virus outbreak spread further, with 36 new cases being reported Thursday.
Malcolm Turnbull, Prime Minister of Australia, has a message for his G-20 counterparts: Forget protectionism and embrace open markets
Samsung is considering a recall of the Galaxy Note 7 amid reports that some of the premium phones are catching fire due to battery problems.
A major workers' strike underscores challenges Indian PM Narendra Modi faces in passing crucial reforms to make India's economy more competitive
Forty world leaders will descend upon Hangzhou for the Group of 20 (G-20) summit to reaffirm their dedication to global growth post-Brexit.
A U.S. investigation into assets allegedly looted from a Malaysia state fund has raised the heat on Najib, but may not dent the two countries' ties.
Outbound mergers and acquisitions by Asian companies this year are set to reach the highest annual deal value on record, according to Mergermarket.
South Korea's economy grew a seasonally adjusted 0.8 percent in the second quarter over the previous quarter, revised central bank data showed.
“Malaysian official 1” named in the U.S. lawsuit to recover 1MDB's allegedly stolen assets is Prime Minister Najib, a senior government official said.
Xiaomi on Thursday launched its mobile payment system, Mi Pay, in China's growing but competitive mobile payments market.
Alibaba founder Jack Ma says people will come to their senses and get over anti-China sentiment after the U.S. presidential election.
Sony's recent round of tough restructuring has not come at the price of innovation, the company's chief executive told CNBC.
The collapse of South Korea's Hanjin Shipping sent ripples though global trade on Thursday, as the country's largest port turned away its ships.
India’s economy grew at its slowest pace in 15 months from April to June, highlighting the challenges faced by Narendra Modi's government.
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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.