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Stock markets stabilize after tumble over trade dispute

May 14, 2019

Stocks turn higher in European trading as investors take breather from losses over U.S.-China trade war.

Malaysia's Mahathir says no timetable for handing over power

May 9, 2019

Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad defended his government's record on the anniversary of its election victory and reiterated he will hand over power to Anwar Ibrahim though he wasn't clear on when

Singapore reportedly criminalizes publication of fake news

May 9, 2019

Singapore passed a law criminalizing publication of fake news and allowing the government to block and order the removal of such content, report says

Shares mixed after trade tensions spark Wall Street sell-off

May 8, 2019

World shares mixed after trade tensions spark Wall Street sell-off

Malaysia cuts interest rate for first time in 3 years

May 7, 2019

Malaysian central bank cuts key interest rate to counter weaker growth

Asian markets plunge after Trump threatens China tariff hike

May 6, 2019

Asian markets plunge after Trump threat of more tariffs on China

World stocks waver as Fed steers clear of signaling rate cut

May 2, 2019

World stocks waver as Fed keeps rates intact, no cut planned despite low inflation

Asian stocks mixed as Fed steers clear of signaling rate cut

May 2, 2019

Asian stocks mixed as Fed keeps rates intact, no cut planned despite low inflation

Asian shares fall on China stimulus worries, weak earnings

Apr 26, 2019

Asian shares fall on China stimulus worries, weak earnings

Philippine police summon owner of quake collapsed building

Apr 24, 2019

Philippine police say investigators have summoned the owner of a four-story supermarket that collapsed in a powerful earthquake and trapped dozens of people