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The Malaysian Insider
Make Zeti finance minister to solve 1MDB woes, PKR tells Najib Published: 6 February 2016 1:23 PM PKR says Tan Sri Zeti Akhtar Aziz is well
Make Zeti finance minister to solve 1MDB woes, PKR tells Najib
The Malaysian Insider / Posted yesterday
Published: 6 February 2016 1:23 PM PKR says Tan Sri Zeti Akhtar Aziz is well qualified to take over Datuk Seri Najib Razak's position as finance minister. – The Malaysian Insider file... Read more
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The Economic Times
Rupee depreciates 9 paise to 66.76 against US dollarNEW DELHI: The rupee declined 9 paise to 67.66 against the US dollar in early t
Rupee depreciates 9 paise to 66.76 against US dollar
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
NEW DELHI: The rupee declined 9 paise to 67.66 against the US dollar in early trade on Friday even as a spate of weak US economic data raised questions over the US Fed's intentions behind the December rate hike, making further rate hikes look out of... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Emerging stocks drop as oil sinks energy shares, ringgit weakens Published: 2 February 2016 3:49 PM Ringgit has taken a tumble after Swiss au
Emerging stocks drop as oil sinks energy shares, ringgit weakens
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 5 days ago
Published: 2 February 2016 3:49 PM Ringgit has taken a tumble after Swiss authorities say it’s pursuing an investigation into alleged diversion of funds from 1Malaysia Development Bhd... Read more
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BBC News
1MDB CEO: We are the 'most investigated company' - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video &
1MDB CEO: We are the 'most investigated company'
BBC News / Posted 8 days ago
- BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Also in the News Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say 1MDB CEO: We are the 'most investigated... Read more
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Pilipino Star
StanChart sees peso hitting 49:$1 this yearMANILA, Philippines – Standard Chartered Bank sees the Philippine peso deprecia
StanChart sees peso hitting 49:$1 this year
Pilipino Star / Posted 9 days ago
MANILA, Philippines – Standard Chartered Bank sees the Philippine peso depreciating between two and three percent this year but is expected to remain the most resilient currency in the region amid the volatile global financial markets. Divya Devesh,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Ringgit reaches six-month high against Singapore dollarSINGAPORE: The Malaysian ringgit hit a six-month high of 2.9161 to the Singapor
Ringgit reaches six-month high against Singapore dollar
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
SINGAPORE: The Malaysian ringgit hit a six-month high of 2.9161 to the Singapore dollar on Friday (Jan 29) after Malaysia announced plans to cut government spending and leave more money in the pockets of consumers as part of a revised budget. The... Read more
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Morningstar
Nikkei jumps after BOJ's rate surprise; China stocks gainShares in Japan rose Friday, after the Bank of Japan surprised investors by int
Nikkei jumps after BOJ's rate surprise; China stocks gain
Morningstar / Posted 9 days ago
Shares in Japan rose Friday, after the Bank of Japan surprised investors by introducing a negative interest-rate policy. The Nikkei Stock Average finished up 2.8% at 17,518.3, after seesawing earlier as investors tried to interpret the BOJ... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Tokyo stocks jump sharply on BoJ moveNikkei ends 2.8% higher after policy loosening, buoying markets across the regi
Tokyo stocks jump sharply on BoJ move
The Courier Mail / Posted 9 days ago
Nikkei ends 2.8% higher after policy loosening, buoying markets across the region. Shares in Japan jumped on Friday, after the Bank of Japan surprised investors by introducing a negative interest-rate policy. The Nikkei Stock Average finished up 2.8... Read more
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Business Spectator
Tokyo stocks jump sharply on BoJ moveShares in Japan jumped on Friday, after the Bank of Japan surprised investors b
Tokyo stocks jump sharply on BoJ move
Business Spectator / Posted 9 days ago
Shares in Japan jumped on Friday, after the Bank of Japan surprised investors by introducing a negative interest-rate policy. The Nikkei Stock Average finished up 2.8 per cent at 17518.3, after seesawing earlier in the session as investors tried to... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Hysteria over China's economy has become ridiculousChina has accused George Soros of a speculative attack on its currency. The cla
Hysteria over China's economy has become ridiculous
Brisbane Times / Posted 9 days ago
China has accused George Soros of a speculative attack on its currency. The claims are complete fiction. Photo: Daniel Acker Hysteria over China has reached the point of collective madness. Forecaster Nouriel Roubini said markets have swung from... Read more
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Market Watch
Nikkei seesaws after negative-interest surprise; China stocks gainShares in Japan jumped but then began seesawing Friday, after the Bank of Japan
Nikkei seesaws after negative-interest surprise; China stocks gain
Market Watch / Posted 9 days ago
Shares in Japan jumped but then began seesawing Friday, after the Bank of Japan surprised investors by introducing a negative interest-rate policy. The Japanese yen initially reached its weakest against the U.S. dollar this year, after falling as... Read more
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Business Spectator
Tokyo shares volatile after rates moveShares in Japan jumped but then began seesawing Friday, after the Bank of Japan
Tokyo shares volatile after rates move
Business Spectator / Posted 9 days ago
Shares in Japan jumped but then began seesawing Friday, after the Bank of Japan surprised investors by introducing a negative interest-rate policy. The Nikkei Stock Average surged more than 3 per cent, before seesawing. It was last down 0.7 per cent... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Tokyo shares volatile after rates moveShares in Japan spike higher before losing ground in wake of surprise Bank of J
Tokyo shares volatile after rates move
The Courier Mail / Posted 9 days ago
Shares in Japan spike higher before losing ground in wake of surprise Bank of Japan decision; Shanghai market gains. Shares in Japan jumped but then began seesawing Friday, after the Bank of Japan surprised investors by introducing a negative... Read more
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WA Today
Hysteria over China's economy has become ridiculousChina has accused George Soros of a speculative attack on its currency. The cla
Hysteria over China's economy has become ridiculous
WA Today / Posted 9 days ago
China has accused George Soros of a speculative attack on its currency. The claims are complete fiction. Photo: Daniel Acker Hysteria over China has reached the point of collective madness. Forecaster Nouriel Roubini said markets have swung from... Read more
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The Age
Hysteria over China's economy has become ridiculousChina has accused George Soros of a speculative attack on its currency. The cla
Hysteria over China's economy has become ridiculous
The Age / Posted 9 days ago
China has accused George Soros of a speculative attack on its currency. The claims are complete fiction. Photo: Daniel Acker Hysteria over China has reached the point of collective madness. Forecaster Nouriel Roubini said markets have swung from... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Hysteria over China's economy has become ridiculousChina has accused George Soros of a speculative attack on its currency. The cla
Hysteria over China's economy has become ridiculous
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 9 days ago
China has accused George Soros of a speculative attack on its currency. The claims are complete fiction. Photo: Daniel Acker Hysteria over China has reached the point of collective madness. Forecaster Nouriel Roubini said markets have swung from... Read more
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Canberra Times
Hysteria over China's economy has become ridiculousChina has accused George Soros of a speculative attack on its currency. The cla
Hysteria over China's economy has become ridiculous
Canberra Times / Posted 9 days ago
China has accused George Soros of a speculative attack on its currency. The claims are complete fiction. Photo: Daniel Acker Hysteria over China has reached the point of collective madness. Forecaster Nouriel Roubini said markets have swung from... Read more
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Business Insider
China has picked a big fight with George SorosIn a blistering attack, Chinese media outlets have singled out the famed hedge
China has picked a big fight with George Soros
Business Insider / Posted 10 days ago
In a blistering attack, Chinese media outlets have singled out the famed hedge fund manager for some incredibly harsh criticism of late, essentially blaming him for instigating concerns that rattled financial markets since the beginning of the... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Malaysia cuts growth forecast, cuts budget as oil slidesKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) - Malaysia on Thursday cut its 2016 growth forecast
Malaysia cuts growth forecast, cuts budget as oil slides
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 10 days ago
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) - Malaysia on Thursday cut its 2016 growth forecast and slashed spending plans as the economy reels from the slump in oil prices, dealing a new setback to embattled Prime Minister Najib Razak. In a speech, Najib said the... Read more
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ABC News
Malaysia Cuts Growth Forecast, Cuts Budget as Oil SlidesIn a speech, Najib said the government had based the 2016 budget on oil prices
Malaysia Cuts Growth Forecast, Cuts Budget as Oil Slides
ABC News / Posted 10 days ago
In a speech, Najib said the government had based the 2016 budget on oil prices averaging $48 a barrel, but that estimate has been lowered to $30-$35 a barrel. State oil company Petronas contributes about a third of all revenue collected by the... Read more
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iol.co.za
SA urged to introduce controls on capital flowsAddis Ababa - The United Nations has urged South Africa to introduce controls o
SA urged to introduce controls on capital flows
iol.co.za / Posted 11 days ago
Addis Ababa - The United Nations has urged South Africa to introduce controls on short-term capital movements in and out of the country, to prevent further large depreciations of the rand. Adam Elhiraika, director of macroeconomic policy at the UN... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Dollar slips ahead of Fed’s first 2016 meetingTokyo, Japan – The dollar slipped against the yen and most emerging currencies
Dollar slips ahead of Fed’s first 2016 meeting
Manila Bulletin / Posted 11 days ago
Tokyo, Japan – The dollar slipped against the yen and most emerging currencies Wednesday as markets focus on the Federal Reserve’s first meeting of the year. The US central bank is not expected to announce any change in monetary policy after the... Read more
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TheBull
Dollar slips ahead of Fed's first 2016 meeting The dollar slipped against the yen and most emerging currencies Wednesday as
Dollar slips ahead of Fed's first 2016 meeting
TheBull / Posted 11 days ago
The dollar slipped against the yen and most emerging currencies Wednesday as markets focus on the Federal Reserve's first meeting of the year. 27.01.2016 04:04 PM The dollar slipped against the yen... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Emerging currencies suffer as oil prices head southTOKYO: Emerging market currencies suffered in Asian trading on Tuesday (Jan 26)
Emerging currencies suffer as oil prices head south
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 days ago
TOKYO: Emerging market currencies suffered in Asian trading on Tuesday (Jan 26) as another drop in oil prices and a regional equity sell-off pushed investors into safer assets. The oil-linked Malaysian ringgit and South Korean won were among the top... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Yen steady as BoJ chief tempers hopes for more easing Published: 25 January 2016 1:51 PM Global financial markets went into a free
Yen steady as BoJ chief tempers hopes for more easing
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 13 days ago
Published: 25 January 2016 1:51 PM Global financial markets went into a freefall at the start of the year, hammered by fears about the global economy, especially China, and a crash in oil... Read more
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Real Estate Business
REA takeover target growing stronglyAsia-focused iProperty Group reported cash collections of $32.3 million for the
REA takeover target growing strongly
Real Estate Business / Posted 14 days ago
Asia-focused iProperty Group reported cash collections of $32.3 million for the last three months of 2015 – an increase of 49.5 per cent on the December 2014 quarter. This was achieved despite a worsening of the Malaysian ringgit versus the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Asian stocks surge on central bank stimulus hopesHONG KONG: Asian stocks soared with oil and emerging currencies on Friday (Jan
Asian stocks surge on central bank stimulus hopes
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 16 days ago
HONG KONG: Asian stocks soared with oil and emerging currencies on Friday (Jan 22), after Europe's top banker hinted at fresh stimulus measures in the face of a global market rout and a report said Japan's central bank was considering similar... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Little cheer for Singapore’s economy despite lower oil pricesSingapore: Lower global oil prices should stimulate global economic growth, acc
Little cheer for Singapore’s economy despite lower oil prices
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 16 days ago
Singapore: Lower global oil prices should stimulate global economic growth, according to the International Monetary Fund, which estimates that every US$10 fall in per-barrel oil price can lift global GDP by 0.2 per cent. In particular, countries... Read more
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Rappler
Asia stocks surge on central bank stimulus hopesSTOCK CHECK. File photo shows visitors in front of a display showing afternoon
Asia stocks surge on central bank stimulus hopes
Rappler / Posted 16 days ago
STOCK CHECK. File photo shows visitors in front of a display showing afternoon trade figures at the Tokyo Stock Exchange in Tokyo, Japan. Photo by Kimimasa Mayama/EPA HONG KONG – Japanese stocks surged almost 6% Friday, January 22, leading an Asia... Read more
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TheBull
Emerging currencies boosted by oil rally, ECB stimulus hintsHigher-yielding emerging market currencies rose against the dollar in Asia on F
Emerging currencies boosted by oil rally, ECB stimulus hints
TheBull / Posted 16 days ago
Higher-yielding emerging market currencies rose against the dollar in Asia on Friday, after a jump in crude prices and hints the ECB could unleash more stimulus helped cheer traders. 22.01.2016 04:50 PM Higher-yielding emerging market currencies... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Asia stocks surge on central bank stimulus hopesHONG KONG - Japanese stocks led an Asia-wide rally Friday morning as dealers we
Asia stocks surge on central bank stimulus hopes
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 16 days ago
HONG KONG - Japanese stocks led an Asia-wide rally Friday morning as dealers welcomed a report that the country's central bank is planning to ramp up its stimulus programme and after Europe's top banker hinted at similar moves. Tokyo shares rallied... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Asia stocks surge on central bank stimulus hopes Pedestrians stand in front of a screen showing movements on the Tokyo Stock E
Asia stocks surge on central bank stimulus hopes
Manila Bulletin / Posted 16 days ago
Pedestrians stand in front of a screen showing movements on the Tokyo Stock Exchange in Tokyo on January 22, 2016. Tokyo stocks opened sharply higher on January 22, following overnight gains on Wall... Read more
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The Daily Guardian
Asian stocks, currencies, oil rally after sell-offHONG KONG – Asian stocks rallied along with oil and high-yielding currencies in
Asian stocks, currencies, oil rally after sell-off
The Daily Guardian / Posted 17 days ago
HONG KONG – Asian stocks rallied along with oil and high-yielding currencies in early trade Thursday, providing some respite from a rout that has sent global markets into a tailspin at the start of the year. Hong Kong, Tokyo and Sydney led a broad... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Asia, Europe stocks slump again, oil heads towards US$27HONG KONG: Asian and European markets suffered another rout on Wednesday (Jan 2
Asia, Europe stocks slump again, oil heads towards US$27
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 18 days ago
HONG KONG: Asian and European markets suffered another rout on Wednesday (Jan 20) with the previous day's China-fuelled rally wiped out by ongoing worries about plunging oil prices and the state of the world economy. The International Monetary... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Asia stocks sink again as oil heads further southHONG KONG: Asian markets resumed their downward spiral Wednesday (Jan 20) with
Asia stocks sink again as oil heads further south
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 18 days ago
HONG KONG: Asian markets resumed their downward spiral Wednesday (Jan 20) with the previous day's China-fuelled rally effectively wiped out by ongoing worries about plunging oil prices and the state of the world economy. The International Monetary... Read more
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Market Watch
Malaysia inflation rises slower than expectedMalaysia's inflation picked up less speed than expected in December partly due
Malaysia inflation rises slower than expected
Market Watch / Posted 18 days ago
Malaysia's inflation picked up less speed than expected in December partly due to government efforts to keep prices in check during the holiday season. The consumer-price index, the country's main gauge of inflation, rose by 2.7% in December from a... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Asia stocks sink again as oil heads further southHONG KONG - Asian markets resumed their downward spiral Wednesday with the prev
Asia stocks sink again as oil heads further south
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 18 days ago
HONG KONG - Asian markets resumed their downward spiral Wednesday with the previous day's China-fuelled rally effectively wiped out by ongoing worries about plunging oil prices and the state of the world economy. Iranians drivers refuel their... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Asia stocks sink again as oil heads further south An electronic board showing stock movements is seen at a private trading firm
Asia stocks sink again as oil heads further south
Manila Bulletin / Posted 18 days ago
An electronic board showing stock movements is seen at a private trading firm in Kuala Lumpur on January 7, 2016. AFP PHOTO / MOHD RASFAN / AFP / MOHD RASFAN Asian markets resumed their downward... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Philippine stocks among worst affected by China plungeMANILA, Philippines – Financial markets in major Asian economies are closely ti
Philippine stocks among worst affected by China plunge
Pilipino Star / Posted 19 days ago
MANILA, Philippines – Financial markets in major Asian economies are closely tied and move in tandem with those in China, explaining the latest bout of volatility sweeping the region, the chief economist of the Department of Finance said. “The close... Read more
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The Manila Times
Asia markets rally as China GDP hits forecastJanuary 19, 2016 7:54 pm HONG KONG: News that China’s economy grew last year i
Asia markets rally as China GDP hits forecast
The Manila Times / Posted 19 days ago
January 19, 2016 7:54 pm HONG KONG: News that China’s economy grew last year in line with expectations lifted Asian and European stocks on Tuesday, providing some rare support at the start of a turbulent... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Asia markets rally as China growth hits forecastHONG KONG: News that China's economy grew last year in line with expectations l
Asia markets rally as China growth hits forecast
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 19 days ago
HONG KONG: News that China's economy grew last year in line with expectations lifted Asian and European stocks on Tuesday (Jan 19), providing some rare support at the start of a turbulent year that has seen global markets hammered. However, while... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Asia markets rally as China growth hits forecastPedestrians walk past a screen showing movements for the Tokyo Stock Exchange i
Asia markets rally as China growth hits forecast
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 19 days ago
Pedestrians walk past a screen showing movements for the Tokyo Stock Exchange in Tokyo on Tuesday. (AFP photo) Related search HONG KONG — News that China's economy grew in line with expectations last year lifted Asian stocks Tuesday, providing some... Read more
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iafrica.com
Commodity-tied currencies upThe dollar booked broad declines against emerging currencies in Asia on Tuesday
Commodity-tied currencies up
iafrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
The dollar booked broad declines against emerging currencies in Asia on Tuesday after China released data showing the world's number two economy grew last year in line with expectations. Investors moved into higher-yielding emerging market units... Read more
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TheBull
Commodity-linked currencies up against dollar on China dataThe dollar booked broad declines against emerging currencies in Asia on Tuesday
Commodity-linked currencies up against dollar on China data
TheBull / Posted 19 days ago
The dollar booked broad declines against emerging currencies in Asia on Tuesday after China released data showing the world's number two economy grew last year in line with expectations. 19.01.2016 05:10 PM The dollar booked broad declines against... Read more
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IAfrica South African Business News
Commodity-tied currencies upThe dollar booked broad declines against emerging currencies in Asia on Tuesday
Commodity-tied currencies up
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted 19 days ago
The dollar booked broad declines against emerging currencies in Asia on Tuesday after China released data showing the world's number two economy grew last year in line with expectations. Investors moved into higher-yielding emerging market units... Read more
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The Hindu
India rupee falls to lowest since 2013 crisis, but traders unfazedThe fall in the Indian rupee to its weakest since September 2013 has left trade
India rupee falls to lowest since 2013 crisis, but traders unfazed
The Hindu / Posted 24 days ago
The fall in the Indian rupee to its weakest since September 2013 has left traders unruffled as they believe the country's sturdier economy and central bank interventions will allow the currency to navigate a difficult global environment. Earlier in... Read more
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Business Standard India
Rupee falls to 67.25, lowest since 2013 crisisThe fall in the rupee to its weakest since September 2013 has left traders unru
Rupee falls to 67.25, lowest since 2013 crisis
Business Standard India / Posted 24 days ago
The fall in the rupee to its weakest since September 2013 has left traders unruffled as they believe the country's sturdier economy and central bank interventions will allow the currency to navigate a difficult global environment. Earlier in the... Read more
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The Manila Times
Global rout returns as Asian markets resume slumpJanuary 14, 2016 8:35 pm HONG KONG: Tokyo led another market sell-off on Thurs
Global rout returns as Asian markets resume slump
The Manila Times / Posted 24 days ago
January 14, 2016 8:35 pm HONG KONG: Tokyo led another market sell-off on Thursday as equities and currencies succumbed again to a vicious rout that has ripped across global trading floors. Any hope... Read more
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Morningstar
ASIA MARKETS: China Stocks Pull Back From Bear-market Territory In Volatile DayThe Shanghai Composite Index rose 2% to 3,007.65 in a volatile session that bri
ASIA MARKETS: China Stocks Pull Back From Bear-market Territory In Volatile Day
Morningstar / Posted 24 days ago
The Shanghai Composite Index rose 2% to 3,007.65 in a volatile session that briefly sent stocks into bear-market territory, defined as a fall of 20% or more from a recent high. Chinese stocks also breached their Aug. 26 close, the summer stock... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Shanghai rebound unable to prevent new Asia stock retreatHONG KONG: Shanghai stocks saw another day of volatility on Thursday (Jan 14),
Shanghai rebound unable to prevent new Asia stock retreat
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 24 days ago
HONG KONG: Shanghai stocks saw another day of volatility on Thursday (Jan 14), swinging sharply from big early losses to end on a high while most other Asian bourses tracked a Wall Street slump in the latest rout on world markets. Any hope... Read more
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