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State media website DPRK Today praises likely Republican nominee as a "wise politician" and "far-sighted presidential candidate."
Australia recorded its fastest annual pace of growth in three years in Q1, which could keep the RBA on hold at its meeting next week.
Japan's SoftBank will sell at least $7.9 billion in shares of Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba to raise capital.
Almost 46 million people are living as slaves globally, with the greatest number in India, according to the Global Slavery Index released on Tuesday.
India gathered momentum in the March quarter to extend its lead as the world's fastest growing large economy.
A report sheds new light on the big-spending travel habits of China's wealthy millennials, who think nothing of a $500-a-night hotel budget.
That price was well over Christie's estimate of $194,000 to $259,000.
Goldman Sachs has increased the probability that MSCI will include mainland Chinese shares in its indexes to 70 percent.
Bitcoin is trading at its highest price in almost two years, driven by several factors, according to experts in the cryptocurrency.
Always fancied a private bolthole for vacations away from the city bustle? One Singaporean businessman did, and now he owns Waterhouse Island.
Educationalists rightly beat a path to Singapore to discover its secrets, but they shouldn't forget that excellence in exams isn't enough.
The popularity of mobile apps may be waning overseas but they remain relevant in India, the CEO of an Indian messaging app provider told CNBC on Tuesday.
India typically requires single-brand retailers to source at least 30 percent of their raw material needs from local suppliers.
Hong Kong has reclaimed the title of the world's most competitive economy, according to a new survey, the South China Morning Post reports.
China's authorities rolled back on their new sales tax program in an attempt to avoid a pile of problems in the e-commerce space.
A North Korean missile launch attempt early on Tuesday morning appears to have failed, a South Korean military official told Reuters.
Japan's economic data improved in April, but analysts don't think that will deter Prime Minister Abe's apparent drive to delay a planned tax hike.
The drought wreaking havoc in Southeast Asia looks set to fall off the agenda at a key meeting of the region's political and financial leaders this week.
Japan put its military on alert for a possible North Korean ballistic missile firing; South Korea said it had detected evidence of preparations.
Around AUD $16 million worth of confiscated bitcoins will be auctioned in Sydney next month, as demand for the digital currency surged.
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Crude oil prices remain supported at current levels, but there is limited scope for gains next year, says Peter Lee, oil and gas analyst, BMI Research.
ECB President Mario Draghi has no reason to signal a more hawkish view at Jackson Hole as the central bank wants to avoid a stronger euro, says David Sokulsky, CIO, Crestone Wealth.
Plans to use blockchain to create tamper proof certificates of authentic art pieces that can be bought and sold in fractions, or shares, are in the works, says Marcelo Garcia Casil, founder & CEO, Maecenas Fine Art.