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China’s crackdown on tech firms will hurt economic growth, says analyst

The Chinese government has gone “too far” in cracking down on large technology companies — that will hurt innovation and slow down economic growth, an

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Charts show how much debt has grown

Joggers in Shanghai, China, on April 10, 2021. Qilai Shen | Bloomberg | Getty Images China’s debt has grown dramatically over the past decade —

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Official data shows China’s industrial profit growth slowing in May

SINGAPORE — Stocks in Asia-Pacific were mixed in Monday morning trade. Meanwhile, official data showed that China’s industrial profits for May slowed. The Nikkei 225

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Hong Kong journalists blame ‘government oppression’

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Asia may be first in, last out of the Covid pandemic, says travel services firm

A health worker prepares a vial of Chinese Sinovac vaccine against Covid-19 coronavirus disease inside a movie theatre turned into a vaccination center in Taguig

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Austrian startup GoStudent turns into Europe’s first edtech unicorn

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Moody’s Analytics on Covid outbreaks in Asia, Fed fee hikes in 2023

Asian international locations should tame the present waves of the coronavirus outbreak as a way to get their economies prepared for future fee hikes by

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Japan’s Nikkei 225 jumps greater than 2% as Asia-Pacific shares principally rise

SINGAPORE — Shares in Asia-Pacific rose in Tuesday morning commerce, with shares in Japan main features among the many area’s main markets. In Japan, the

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Japan’s Nikkei 225 briefly drops 4%, main losses throughout Asia markets

SINGAPORE — Shares in Asia-Pacific dropped in Monday commerce, as Japan’s markets plummeted. In the meantime, China stored its benchmark lending price unchanged. Japanese shares

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Singapore slows tempo of reopening as native instances stabilize

A person carrying a protecting face masks walks previous an indoor waterfall at Jewel Changi Airport in Singapore. Roslan Rahman | AFP | Getty Pictures