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China unveils property stimuli amid falling sales

Asiatimes 17 May 2024
Central bank branches can now determine the lower limits of mortgage rates in accordance with local conditions, the central bank said ... She said the central bank will offer loans to national banks to ...
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Gold could surpass $3,000 amid market volatility, strong demand, says Goldman Sachs

Invezz 16 May 2024
The surge in gold prices has been significantly driven by the active participation of central banks and consumer demand in Asia, despite economic recovery challenges and currency depreciation ... Central banks and consumers propel gold demand.
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Wall Street rallies to records after inflation slows

Korea Times 16 May 2024
AP-Yonhap ... stocks ... The optimism came from a report showing U.S ... In stock markets abroad, Shanghai's fell 0.8 percent after China’s central bank left a key lending rate unchanged. Indexes were mixed elsewhere in Asia and modestly higher in Europe ... .
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ADB sells 3.5 bln USD 2-year global benchmark bond

Xinhua 15 May 2024
The transaction was lead-managed by Credit Agricole CIB, Deutsche Bank, J.P ... By investor type, 66 percent went to central banks and official institutions, 19 percent to banks, and 15 percent to fund managers and other types of investors.
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Stock market today: Wall Street rallies to records after inflation slows

The Call 15 May 2024
stocks ... Horton and PulteGroup all rallying more than 5% ... In stock markets abroad, Shanghai's fell 0.8% after China’s central bank left a key lending rate unchanged. Indexes were mixed elsewhere in Asia and modestly higher in Europe ... .
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Stock market today: Wall Street rallies to records after inflation finally slows

The Call 15 May 2024
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks rallied to records on hopes that inflation is heading back in the right direction ... NEW YORK (AP) — U.S ... Indexes in Asia were mixed. Stocks fell 0.8% in Shanghai after China’s central bank left a key lending rate unchanged ... .
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Asia to contribute 60 pc of global growth in 2024: IMF official

Beijing News 14 May 2024
Most countries in Asia are expected to reach central bank targets in 2024," said the IMF official, in his opening remarks at the Thirteenth IMF-Japan High-Level Tax Conference for Asian Countries.
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Dangote Ranked Sixth in Global Manufacturing Billionaires List

This Day 14 May 2024
The CEOWorld magazine commented that with a net worth of $10.5 billion at that time, Dangote was the only African on the list, which was dominated by billionaires from Asia and Europe ... He added ... He also has investment in the Bank of Central Asia (BCA).
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US sanctions test China's 'no limits' friendship with Russia

Guam Pacific Daily News 13 May 2024
Alexandra Prokopenko, a former advisor at Russia's Central Bank, told AFP that Moscow's wartime pivot to Asia has seen the "fine-tuning of a system for cross-border payments in national currencies (yuan and rubles)".
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Binance Recognized in Kazakhstan with ISO Certifications

Finance Magnates 13 May 2024
Last year, Binance officially launched its services in Kazakhstan, marking its entry into Central Asia. The exchange, which obtained a permanent license in the country the previous year, partnered with a local bank to facilitate fiat transfers ... ....
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I suffered oozing yellow sores after a brush with a notorious garden plant... now SIX ...

The Daily Mail 11 May 2024
It was first introduced to the UK as an ornamental plant in the 19th century after being discovered in the Caucasus Mountains and Central Asia ... on river banks as its seeds are transported by the water.
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Timur Turlov discusses Cyprus operations: Freedom24’s key to European market

CyprusMail 10 May 2024
“The approval process takes a lot of time and requires careful, systematic communication, especially with the European Central Bank (ECB),” he says ... It operates across the United States, the European Union and Central Asia.
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India Leads First Asia Junk Dollar Bond Sales Rise in Five Years

Live Mint 09 May 2024
“A number of Indian borrowers are ready to tap the high yield offshore bond market, taking advantage of strong investor appetite seen in recent deals,” Bhavik Pandya, head of debt capital markets for Southeast Asia at Bank of America, said.
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Asian Junk Bond Sales Are Hottest in Five Years on India Boom

Hindustan Times 09 May 2024
“A number of Indian borrowers are ready to tap the high yield offshore bond market, taking advantage of strong investor appetite seen in recent deals,” Bhavik Pandya, head of debt capital markets for Southeast Asia at Bank of America, said.
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A Digital Baht for the Future?

Finance Magnates 09 May 2024
a pilot program for a Retail Central Bank Digital Currency, or digital Baht ... Other central banks in the region are likely watching Thailand's experiment with keen interest.
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