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  1. FILE PHOTO: The  Federal Reserve building in Washington

    Select few emerging Asian economies comfortable with Fed hikes

  2. FILE PHOTO: A woman walks down the stairs of the Standard Chartered headquarters in Hong Kong

    StanChart plans to bring Asian operations under two main hubs

    Standard Chartered is drawing up plans to consolidate its Asian operations into two hubs - one in Hong Kong and one in Singapore - in order to ...
  3. FILE PHOTO: BYD hybrid electric SUV model Yuan is displayed during the Auto China 2016 auto show in

    Europe up against Asian juggernaut in electric car battery drive

    Chinese electric vehicle giant BYD is looking at launching battery production in Europe, joining Asian rivals aiming to cash in on a green car ...
  4. A mangrove forest in Vietnam's Thanh Hoa is festooned with plastic rubbish washed in with the

    Plastic wasteland: Asia's ocean pollution crisis

    A Vietnamese mangrove draped with polythene, a whale killed after swallowing waste bags in Thai seas and clouds of underwater trash near ...
  5. FILE PHOTO:  Bahrain Grand Prix

    Motor racing - Formula One excited by Vietnam possibilities, says Carey

    Formula One is excited by the possibility of a race in Vietnam as part of an expansion in Asia but Europe remains the bedrock of the sport, chief ...
  6. Marriageless in Asia

    The marriage challenge: Can the trend of declining wedding rates in East Asia be reversed?

  7. FILE PHOTO: Employees work an assembly line at a factory of Glory Ltd., a manufacturer of automatic

    Global trade friction puts Asian factories, export recovery at risk

    Factory growth in Asia's major manufacturing hubs showed signs of cooling last month as they braced for a rocky ride from rising global trade ...
  8. Market prices are reflected in a glass window at the TSE in Tokyo

    Asia stocks recover from earlier losses, Europe seen firm

    Asian equities sagged on Friday as worries about U.S. trade policy hit global financial markets, which were already shaken this week by political ...
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    Singapore stocks plunge 2.12% on renewed trade war fears

  10. Traders work on the floor of the NYSE in New York

    Stocks battered as Italian crisis deepens

    Asian shares looked set for a sharp fall on Wednesday as Italy's political crisis provoked a sell-off on Wall Street, sent the euro to a 10-month ...