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Apple supplier Foxconn has stopped students from working illegal overtime at a factory in China.
Chinese equities saw heavy losses Thursday following new liquidity rules in the country and as global investors opted for safe-haven.
For foreigners seeking new horizons, Hong Kong boasts numerous attractions.
Annual U.S.-South Korea military drills could be scrapped in 2019 to minimize risks of North Korean provocation during the Winter Olympics.
Singapore's economy grew much faster than initially estimated in the third quarter, buoyed by strength in manufacturing activity.
The world's second-largest economy has offered assistance to conflict-laden Myanmar with an eye on ensuring stability for its investments.
Asian markets were subdued on Thursdsay, taking the lead from a quiet overnight session on Wall Street.
The 2017 global stock market rally is showing signs of fatigue and a 10 percent correction in U.S. equities looks imminent, experts say.
China took steps to rein in micro-lenders in the government's latest crackdown on internet finance, sending shares of U.S.-listed firms into a tailspin.
North Korea on Wednesday denounced U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to relist it as a state sponsor of terrorism.
Stock prices in Asia still have room to run even though the increase may not match that seen in 2017, BlackRock says.
China has been injecting a lot of cash into its market, as Beijing walks a line between curbing debt and keeping the economy stable.
Saad al-Hariri returned to Beirut Tuesday for the first time since he resigned as prime minister.
The former head of China's powerful internet regulator is under investigation for suspected corruption, the ruling party said Tuesday.
Asia markets traded higher across the board, taking cues from Wall Street overnight, while the dollar fell against a basket of currencies.
The U.S. department of Treasury announced Tuesday new sanctions meant to curb North Korea's nuclear and ballistic missile programs.
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Retail firm Myer's board of directors lacks experience and is not hands-on, jeopardizing the company, says Solomon Lew, chairman and non-executive director at Premier Investments.
China's deleveraging effort will likely see capital inflow and credit lending come to a halt at some point, says Harry Colvin, director and senior economist at Longview Economics.
Christopher Peel, CIO at Tavistock Investments, says a recovery in Europe's banks and other sectors of the economy favors an overweight stance in equities.