China promotes deputy Yi Gang as new central bank governor

Liu He named vice premier, bolstering leading role on financial issues

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Zankyou takes first step into Asia while eyeing Japan and China

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    Samsung Electronics loses about 1.4% after word of MicroLED leaks

  • Alibaba to invest additional $2bn in Lazada

    CEO will be replaced by long-time Alibaba executive Lucy Peng

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    New Chinese central bank governor must navigate Xi's wishes

    Yi Gang could well be a good captain, but will not be master of his own ship

  • Abe refutes charges -- 'I had no way to direct falsification'

    Japanese prime minister denies knowledge of documents or alterations by Finance Ministry

  • Asian-American women forge new paths as entrepreneurs

    Daughters of immigrant families in US ready to embrace riskier career options

  • Students in east China and Vietnam top rich-world peers

    Lower incomes not a bar to educational achievement, World Bank says

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