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Top 5 Asian Healthcare Stocks for 2021

Here are five picks in a sector whose private- and public-sector support is sure to continue as Asia ages.

Aussie Wine Producers Pay Price of China Trade War

China has rendered Australian wine impossible to sell with punishing import duties, leaving wine stranded in Chinese ports.

Australia Reportedly Faces Secret Trade Ban by China

Beijing appears to be punishing Australia over its calls for an investigation into the coronavirus by imposing a ban on several categories of Aussie goods.

The Lucky Country Down on Its Luck

Australia has entered its first recession since Bryan Adams was top of the charts. But honestly, it's not doing that bad.

Asian Markets Brace for 'Third Wave' of Covid-19 Infections

Slowing infections in South Korea and stimulus in Singapore and Japan pushed stocks higher Monday, but tighter restrictions will hurt Asia's economies.

Japanese Stocks Fall as Nation Faces Fresh Wave of Covid-19 Infections

With Tokyo's coronavirus case count accelerating, investors are bracing themselves in case the still-bustling capital goes into lockdown.

Next Up: How Do You Contain the Dollar Virus?

A U.S. dollar that is rising in value against most other currencies is creating a huge problem for a world inundated with dollar-priced debt.

Australia and India Lead Wednesday's Selling for an Asia in Recession

There are country-specific reasons why Australia, India and Thailand are leading Asia's plunge, but the whole region is in recession, S&P correctly says.

Asian Markets Tank but Australia Whipsaws to Large Gain

Stimulus measures and government bans have opposing effects and are driving equity markets forward and back in unpredictable ways.

Chinese Stocks Plummet as Retail Investors Run Scared

Hong Kong stocks surprisingly advanced a bit on Monday, but many stocks in mainland markets sold off by the 10% maximum.