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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un supervised the test of a new missile controlled by a precision guidance system, KCNA said.
Venezuela's National Assembly leader threatened a later government may refuse to pay $2.8 billion in bonds that Goldman recently purchased.
Singapore's central bank on Tuesday said it has fined Credit Suisse and UOB for 1MDB-related breaches.
Japan reported a higher than expected gain in retail sales for April, but weaker than expected household spending and steady unemployment.
British Airways expects to run a full flight schedule at London's Heathrow on Tuesday.
The latest poll tracking the UK June 8 election swings back to a narrower race.
The Japanese term "omotenashi" may help account for growing interest in Japan's hospitality industry.
Singapore-based bank DBS is hoping an aquatic event can help it ride the millennial wave.
Deteriorating asset quality at Asian banks in a difficult post-crisis environment must be viewed in perspective, Singapore's central bank chief said.
San Francisco Fed President Williams said he still expects three rate hikes by the central bank this year including the one in March.
Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has said steps will be taken in coordination with the U.S. to deter future provocations.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has supervised the test of a new anti-aircraft weapon system.
The world’s banks have become safer since the crisis, but economic risks have spread elsewhere, said former RBI governor Raghuram Rajan.
Singapore's manufacturing output was up by 6.7 percent year-on-year in April — beating Reuters forecast of 6.4 percent, data released on Friday showed.
Indonesians and Malaysians were among foreign Jihadists fighting the Philippine army in Mindanao island.
Citi analysts expect rising components costs to put pressure on Lenovo's margin.
A former air force general, a rocket scientist and the head of a weapons development and procurement center are key in Pyongyang's missile program.
An analyst says shares of AirAsia could potentially rise by another 19 percent, even as it reported a 30 percent fall in first quarter net profit.
Japan reported national consumer price index figures for April.
IFC is going to set up the Asean Financial Innovation Network (Afin) with the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) to encourage fintech innovation
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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.