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Obama's pivot to Asia: Rebalance and reassure - The Japan Times

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Obama's pivot to Asia: Rebalance and reassure
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Summits are all about symbolism and optics and on that score U.S. President Barack Obama's swing through Asia was a qualified success.
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Ample Asia Food Stocks Should Withstand El Niño Impact - Wall Street Journal

Ample Asia Food Stocks Should Withstand El Niño Impact - Wall Street Journal | Asia | Scoop.it
Wall Street Journal Ample Asia Food Stocks Should Withstand El Niño Impact Wall Street Journal Asian economies look better equipped to deal with a return of El Niño this year than in the past, easing worries of a repeat of past havoc wreaked on...
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Quartz Daily Brief—Asia edition—Russia sanctions, Underground strike, Toyota ... - Quartz

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Quartz Daily Brief—Asia edition—Russia sanctions, Underground strike, Toyota ...
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Broader US sanctions against Russia.
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Temasek Invests in Dymon Asia to Start Hedge-Fund Platform - Bloomberg

Temasek Invests in Dymon Asia to Start Hedge-Fund Platform - Bloomberg | Asia | Scoop.it
Straits Times Temasek Invests in Dymon Asia to Start Hedge-Fund Platform Bloomberg Temasek Holdings Pte, the Singapore state-owned investment company, will start a venture with Dymon Asia Capital (Singapore) Pte to back new hedge fund managers and...
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Taste of Asia celebrates growing population in Northbrook - Northbrook Star

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Taste of Asia celebrates growing population in Northbrook
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NORTHBROOK — When Northbrook celebrates “A Taste of Asia” May 18, the village will be celebrating, to some extent, a taste of the village's future.
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Chinese stocks cheer reforms; politics weigh on rest of Asia - CNBC.com

Chinese stocks cheer reforms; politics weigh on rest of Asia - CNBC.com | Asia | Scoop.it
Chinese stocks cheer reforms; politics weigh on rest of Asia
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Gokul Laroia, Co-CEO for Asia of Morgan Stanley, says 'New China' sectors like healthcare and education may take the lead from financials in the Chinese market.
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Asia Stocks recap: Bank of Japan waits, for now - MarketWatch (blog)

Asia Stocks recap: Bank of Japan waits, for now - MarketWatch (blog) | Asia | Scoop.it
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Asia Stocks recap: Bank of Japan waits, for now
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Welcome to the Asia Stocks live blog, a running account of what the region's share markets are doing, along with other news.
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President Obama's Asia Trip Takes a Syrian Detour - Foreign Policy (blog)

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President Obama's Asia Trip Takes a Syrian Detour
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It is telling that during his recent trip to Asia, President Obama took a rhetorical detour to Syria.
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Asia shares ride Wall St. gains after upbeat US data - Reuters

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Asia shares ride Wall St. gains after upbeat US data
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Australia's main index led the way with a gain of 0.5 percent, while MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan added 0.16 percent.
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U.S. Alerts Asia to Russia's Long-Range Bomber Patrols - Bloomberg

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U.S. Alerts Asia to Russia's Long-Range Bomber Patrols
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Philanthropy In Asia On The Rise And Changing - Forbes

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Philanthropy In Asia On The Rise And Changing
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The number of billionaires in Asia surpassed the number of billionaires in North America this past year.
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Asian Stocks Fall as China Manufacturing Misses Estimates - Bloomberg

Asian Stocks Fall as China Manufacturing Misses Estimates
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Asian stocks fell amid low trading volumes after a private gauge of Chinese manufacturing contracted for a fourth month, missing analysts' estimates.
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Southeast Asia Ministers Urge Self-Restraint on Sea Spat - Bloomberg

Economic Times Southeast Asia Ministers Urge Self-Restraint on Sea Spat Bloomberg Southeast Asian foreign ministers said they were concerned about a rise in territorial tensions in the South China Sea, calling on all parties including China to show...
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Southeast Asia Ministers Urge Self-Restraint on Sea Spat - Bloomberg

Southeast Asia Ministers Urge Self-Restraint on Sea Spat - Bloomberg | Asia | Scoop.it
Economic Times Southeast Asia Ministers Urge Self-Restraint on Sea Spat Bloomberg Southeast Asian nations called for self-restraint on territorial disputes in the South China Sea as tensions escalate over China's pursuit of its claims to large...
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On Asia tour, Obama sees traces of his late mother's work - Los Angeles Times

On Asia tour, Obama sees traces of his late mother's work - Los Angeles Times | Asia | Scoop.it
On Asia tour, Obama sees traces of his late mother's work Los Angeles Times President Obama sat down here this week with the American director of the Asian Development Bank to review the work product of a contractor who had delivered business...
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Morning MoneyBeat Asia: US Stocks Uninspired by Better April Job Gains - Wall Street Journal (blog)

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Morning MoneyBeat Asia: US Stocks Uninspired by Better April Job Gains
Wall Street Journal (blog)
Market Snap: At the New York close on Friday, for the week: S&P 500 up 1% at 1881.14. DJIA up 0.9% at 16512.89.
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Southeast Asia Leaders to Meet Amid China Cloud - Wall Street Journal

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CNBC.com Southeast Asia Leaders to Meet Amid China Cloud Wall Street Journal Southeast Asian leaders gathering this weekend will be under pressure to renew a push for multilateral talks with Beijing to defuse flaring tensions in the South China...
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ANZ Bank First-Half Profit Up 11% on New Zealand, Asia Gains - Bloomberg

ANZ Bank First-Half Profit Up 11% on New Zealand, Asia Gains - Bloomberg | Asia | Scoop.it
The Guardian ANZ Bank First-Half Profit Up 11% on New Zealand, Asia Gains Bloomberg Australia & New Zealand Banking Group Ltd., (ANZ) the country's third-largest lender by market value, posted an 11 percent rise in first-half cash profit led by...
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Obama's Asia trip: A tired president sends a dangerous message - Fox News (blog)

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Obama's Asia trip: A tired president sends a dangerous message
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Barack Obama's Asia tour had the look and feel of a tired, uninterested president simply going through the motions.
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Asia's Week: Getting a Rise Out of the Taiwanese - Forbes

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Asia's Week: Getting a Rise Out of the Taiwanese
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While the world's attention was focused on Ukraine, and various Asian nations remain in their spring limbos, it was possible for Taiwan to stick its head up.
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Stocks Down on Worries About China, Ukraine - ABC News

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Stocks Down on Worries About China, Ukraine ABC News Earlier in Asia, shares fell after HSBC's index of Chinese factory activity fell short of its already weak preliminary result, stoking fears among investors that the slowdown in the world's...
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Asia Must Prepare for Oil Shock - Jakarta Globe

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Zakaria: Let Asia into the club - CNN (blog)

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Zakaria: Let Asia into the club
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For all its problems, the real threat to a serious Asia strategy comes not from the administration but from Congress and maybe the American public.
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Singapore Hotels Lure Buyers With Asia's Best Rates: Real Estate - Bloomberg

Singapore Hotels Lure Buyers With Asia's Best Rates: Real Estate - Bloomberg | Asia | Scoop.it
Singapore Hotels Lure Buyers With Asia's Best Rates: Real Estate Bloomberg Singapore is attracting hotel chains such as Accor SA and the InterContinental Hotels Group Plc., which are both adding new properties in the island-state, where the average...
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SE Asia palm oil problems hit consumers - Bangkok Post

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SE Asia palm oil problems hit consumers Bangkok Post Southeast Asia's booming palm oil industry is facing a double blow from a recent drought and a possible El Nino weather phenomenon later this year, with analysts warning a production shortfall...
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