Myanmar moves to stave off credit crunch

New central bank regulations threaten to squeeze lending

North Korea has world worrying about an H-bomb test

Pyongyang could be taunting global community to bargaining table

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    Investors profit as tighter environmental rules stoke demand

  • Taiwan's TSMC denies anti-trust allegations

    Small US rival asking EU to investigate key Apple supplier, report says

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