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Low rates but property still pricey in S. Korea

The South Korean govt has refrained from the move despite the known effectiveness of key rate hikes as a fast-acting remedy for property speculation.

May 26, 2019

Japan's ministers eye change to surname position

The ministers proposed following the "surname-first" order when names are written in Roman letters and hope to set it in place at the 2020 Tokyo Games.

May 25, 2019

Turning S. Korea's Hyundai Motor into agile global player

Former BMW engineer says the family-led firm will help seek sustainable, long-term strategy under Executive Vice-Chairman Chung's smart leadership.

May 25, 2019

Economy, Hindu-first impact are Modi's challenges

Modi's vision of India is threefold: getting India into the exclusive US$5 trillion economy club, asserting itself as a nuclear power and placing its Hindu heritage at the center of politics.

May 24, 2019