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By in Asia on August 5, 2016
ASIA • Business
US fails in bid to extend UN arms embargo on Iran
August 14, 2020
Security council vote increases possibility Trump administration will try to reimpose sanctions
US confiscates Iranian petrol in ship-to-ship transfers at sea
August 14, 2020
Seizures come as Washington cracks down on Tehran fuel shipments to Venezuela
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Hong Kong cuts GDP forecast for 2020 after economy contracts 9% on-year in the second quarter
August 14, 2020
Hong Kong reported its fourth consecutive quarter of year-over-year economic contraction, official statistics showed Friday.
As the pandemic persists, New Zealand considers negative interest rates
August 14, 2020
New Zealand is considering negative interest rates, as it grapples with the severe economic impact caused by the coronavirus pandemic.
China may never catch up with its commitments to the U.S. in 'phase one' deal, expert says
August 14, 2020
The trade deal, signed in January, committed China to buying at least $200 billion more U.S. goods and services — on top of 2017 levels — over two years.
Asia trades mostly higher but investors remain cautious after stalled U.S. stimulus talks
August 14, 2020
Major indexes in Australia, China and Japan rose while South Korea's Kospi index struggled for gains.
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Stocks Close Flat, S&P 500 Fails To Hit New Record High
August 14, 2020
The S&P is struggling to reach a new record high.
How A Singaporean Malay Woman Creates A Boutique Online Shop
August 14, 2020
Being a minority, Suryani Omar, harnesses the power of her heritage to create her own business known as DeenHubb.
K-Pop Star Wonho Talks Finding His Way Anew With 'Losing You'
August 14, 2020
It’s been nearly a year since “the world had stopped” for K-pop star Wonho. He's now back with "Losing You" to start anew and meet his fans again.