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    Piyush Gupta, CEO of DBS Group, says it is possible that China will use "any tools... to rebuild confidence" in the stock market.

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    Digital nomads are flocking to Bali and transforming the tropical island into Asia's latest tech hub. CNBC's Susan Li has more.

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    In this edition of "Asia Tomorrow", CNBC's Martin Soong examines how Singapore is coping with the economic challenges of a rapidly-aging population.

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    India has overtaken China as the fastest growing major economy in Asia, but experts tell CNBC the country still has a lot of catching up to do.

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    The vibrant jade market in the Chinese border town of Ruili is the perfect place to track the economic ties between China and Myanmar. CNBC's Eunice Yoon has more in this "Asia Tomorrow" series.

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    CNBC's Martin Soong breaks down the results from weekly polls, part of our special coverage on the future of emerging Asia.

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    CNBC's Sri Jegarajah explores why the sheer size of China's market share will have a huge effect on the global energy industry.

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    Duvvuri Subbarao, Former RBI Governor from 2008 to 2013, highlights what the Indian government needs to do, even if it involves "difficult political decisions" that may affect them in the near term.

  • Why DBS is 'sanguine' about China

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    This year, Asia Pacific is set to overtake North America as the largest e-commerce market in the world. CNBC's Julia Wood takes a look at how companies are cashing in on this lucrative space.

  • Asia's economic success is built on trade, but as the U.S. and Europe recover their trade prowess, Asia has adapted to become more than just an export machine. CNBC's Martin Soong reports.

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  • As the populations of India and Indonesia grow, transport infrastructure in both economies are still struggling to keep up. CNBC's Martin Soong reports.



As emerging Asia transitions into a global economic power, it faces a host of challenges including rising inequality, increasing geo-political tensions, graying nations and climate change. We look how the world's most populous region is coping with the unprecedented changes, what policymakers are doing and what this means for businesses and investors.

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