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LAGOS, NG
Sunday, May 28, 2017

Asia

Japan real wages growth slowest in nearly two years, to chill...

Japan's March real wages fell at the fastest pace in almost two years, pressured by meager nominal pay hikes and a slight rise in...

As China’s battle with leverage begins to bite, risk bites back

A Chinese government campaign to cut leverage in the banking system and limit some risky activities appears to be working, but it is also...

Malaysia seizes $2 million worth of pangolin scales at airport

Malaysian officials on Monday (May 8) said more than $2 million worth of scales from pangolins, one of the world's most poached animals, were...

Philippine finance minister points to imminent central bank governor decision

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte will announce his choice for the next central bank governor soon, giving his administration its biggest chance yet to shape...

China to further tighten its internet controls

China will further tighten its internet regulations with a pledge on Sunday to strengthen controls over search engines and online news portals, the latest...

Asian development lender takes stock as US policy shifts

Accelerating growth in Southeast and South Asia can help make up for slowing momentum in China but it requires smart investments in infrastructure and...

Prices up on thin supply in India, Thailand

TVC NEWS Rice prices rose on thin supply in India and as exporters in Thailand rushed to fill orders amid a slow off-season harvest, while...

U.S. senators seek sanctions, other ways to address Venezuela crisis

TVC NEWS An influential group of Republican and Democratic U.S. senators will file sweeping legislation on Wednesday to address the crisis in Venezuela, including...

China urges restraint after U.S. bombers flew over Korean peninsula

TVC NEWS China on Wednesday urged all sides to remain calm and exercise restraint after U.S. B-1B bombers were deployed over the Korean peninsula during a...

Australia to review millionaire migrants rule as it tightens immigration

TVC NEWS Australia will this year review visa rules for wealthy would-be migrants, mostly Chinese, a government official said on Wednesday, as the country...
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