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  1. Insight FY2021 ep 30
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    Ep 30: Poverty In Asia: Pakistan

    Pakistan has made remarkable progress in lifting its people out of poverty in the last 30 years. But COVID-19 has dealt a severe blow to its ...
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    Asian shares bounce on hopes for US stimulus, vaccine

    Asian markets were set to climb on Wednesday after Wall Street indexes closed at record highs as investors grow increasingly hopeful about a ...
  3. Insight FY2021 ep 29
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    48:55minutes

    Ep 29: Poverty In Asia: Hong Kong

    Hong Kong is regarded as one of the world’s richest cities, but it is also one of the most unequal cities and the wealth gap is widening. Today, ...
  4. Tibet: Mysterious And Misunderstood
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    Tibet: Mysterious And Misunderstood

    This week on CNA Correspondent, we take a closer look at mysterious and misunderstood Tibet, a region that's usually out of bounds for foreign ...
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    Asian markets poised for choppy day after Wall Street's fall

    Asian stock markets faced a choppy session on Tuesday after Wall Street dipped as investors took profits at the end of a record-breaking month ...
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    When and which COVID-19 vaccines are likely to be available in Asia Pacific countries

    Pfizer with partner BioNTech, Moderna and AstraZeneca  have released trial data this month showing their experimental vaccines are effective in ...
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    Bitcoin price drops more than US$1,000 in Asian trade

    Bitcoin dropped to US$17,657.53 on Thursday, down 5.74 percent on the day, after losing US$1,074.9 from its previous close.
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    Asian shares rise as vaccine hopes inject relief

    Asian shares rose on Monday, pushing a broad regional index to a record high as investors pinned their hopes for economic revival on coronavirus ...
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    Hong Kong was handed back to China in 1997 under a promise of autonomy for 50 years. That year, 59,250 babies were born in the city. Now at 23, ...
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    Blackstone seeks US$5 billion for second Asia buyout fund: Bloomberg News

    Blackstone Group Inc is seeking to raise at least US$5 billion for its second private equity fund focused on Asia, Bloomberg News reported on ...