Malaysia, and to a lesser degree Indonesia, Thailand and the Philippines, remain more exposed to exchange rate risk than other developing economies in East Asia and the Pacific as global financial conditions tighten, the World Bank said. World Bank Chief Economist East Asia and Pacific Sudhir Shetty spoke on ‘Bloomberg Markets’.
World Bank sees South East Asian currency risk (Video)
Gareth Aird, senior economist, Commonwealth Bank, said that inflation and growth may be tamer than RBA expectations by the middle of next year, leaving the next rate hike likely in late 2018.
This economist sees the RBA hiking rates in late 2018 (Video)
Gunman opens fire on concert-goers on the popular Las Vegas Strip in the deadliest US mass shooting in modern history.
Arsenal of weapons, ammo found at Las Vegas gunman’s hotel room (Video)
Spain vowed Monday to stop Catalonia from declaring independence after a banned referendum that saw riot police use batons and rubber bullets, as the country grappled with its deepest crisis in decades.
Spain in crisis after Catalan independence vote (video)
Flies throng over piles of feces, the drains overflow with sewage and the foul smell in the air is inescapable.
Mountains of garbage, despair in India's dirtiest city (video)
Millions of Muslims across the world attended ceremonies to commemorate the martyrdom anniversary of Shias’ third Imam, Imam Hussein (PBUH) and his companions.
Muslims worldwide mark Ashura (video)
Iran's Navy Commander Rear Admiral Habibollah Sayyari says the country’s naval forces will definitely carry out more extra-regional missions in the future in a bid to improve security.
Iran Navy will increase extra-regional missions: Commander
The UN has drawn up a contingency plan to feed up to 700,000 Muslim Rohingya refugees from Myanmar after some 480,000 fled to Bangladesh over the past month and arrivals continue.
UN plans food aid for up to 700,000 Rohingya (video)
Bloomberg's Tom MacKenzie reported on China's August industrial profits. He spoke on 'Bloomberg Markets'.
China August Industrial Profits Jump 24% (Video)
In rural America slow Internet can mean more than missing shows on Netflix. Poor service limits access to health, business, and education opportunities that are readily available in urban locations with fast networks.
Why 23 million Americans don’t have fast Internet (video)

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