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[HONG KONG] About 200 Hong Kong protesters marched to the home of the city's Beijing-backed leader on Wednesday to push their case for greater democracy a day after talks between student leaders...

The ANZ-Roy Morgan Singapore Consumer Confidence Index fell 0.5 points from a month ago to 120.2 points in October, the bank said on Wednesday.

[NEW DELHI] India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi has unleashed a slew of reforms in the past week, scrapping fuel subsidies, simplifying labour rules and pledging to open coal mining to private...

[HONG KONG] Hong Kong government negotiators who sat down to crunch talks with student leaders have become figures of online derision with netizens mocking them as empty vases, garbage bins and...

[SYDNEY] Australian consumer prices rose 0.5 per cent in the September quarter, official figures showed Wednesday, as the annual rate of inflation eased following the removal of a controversial...

[TOKYO] Japan's shaky economy was dealt another blow Wednesday, as official data showed a widening September trade deficit that puts the world's number-three economy on track to log a...

[BEIJING] It is still taking time for reform measures to gain traction, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang was quoted as saying by the Foreign Ministry.

[TOKYO] Izuru Kato is a soft-spoken and bookish economist, but his dismissal of the Bank of Japan's stimulus policy as "monetary shamanism" is ringing loud in the ears of bank governor...

[PARIS] After high-profile strikes at two upmarket hotels in Paris, it was the turn of employees at the luxury Royal Monceau-Raffles to protest Tuesday for a salary increase.

[BUENOS AIRES] Argentina's President Cristina Kirchner decided on Tuesday to resume her work schedule after initially postponing a domestic trip for health reasons...

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