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Asia Pacific Consumers Shift Rapidly To Digital Commerce: Mastercard

E-commerce is on the rise in Asia Pacific with 30 per cent of people in Australia, 49 per cent in India, 55 per cent in China and 34 per cent in Japan planning to make more purchases online.

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Global Markets: US Shares Retreat On Renewed Pandemic Fears, Safe-Havens Rise

MSCI's gauge of stocks across the globe shed 0.20% while the pan-European STOXX 600 index closed up 0.56%. Emerging market stocks rose 0.60%.

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A-Pac Banks Rating Actions Highlight Importance Of Sovereign Support: Fitch

Developed market (DM) ratings fared worse than EM ratings with negative rating actions comprising just over 65 per cent of actions taken on DM banking groups compared with about 48 per cent for EM.

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Global Stocks Drift As Second Wave Virus Fears Mount

Oil prices recovered from losses earlier in the session, with U.S. crude futures down 0.2% to $38.13 per barrel, while international benchmark Brent added 0.2% to $40.78 a barrel.

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Experts Call For Clean Energy In Post-COVID-19 Recovery And Resilience

ADB is targeting 80 billion dollars in cumulative climate financing from its own resources by 2030 and for at least 75 per cent of its country operations to feature climate adaptation and mitigation initiatives.

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Air Passenger Demand Collapses In Asia Pacific, Decline In Cargo Markets Deepens

The average international passenger load factor slumped to a historical low of 28 per cent for the month as available seat capacity declined by 94.6 per cent.

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Airlines In India To Suffer $11.2 Billion Revenue Loss, 2.9 Million Jobs At Risk: IATA

COVID-19 crisis will see global airline passenger revenues drop by 314 billion dollars in 2020, a 55 per cent decline compared to 2019.

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Coronavirus Could Erase $211 Billion From Asia-Pacific Economies - S&P

S&P cut its 2020 growth forecast for China to 4.8% from previous estimate of 5.7%. It forecast Australian growth to slow sharply to 1.2% from an already below-trend 2.2% in 2019.

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COVID-19 Hits January Air Passenger Demand Globally: IATA

Asia Pacific airlines' January traffic climbed 2.5 per cent compared to the year-ago period, which was the slowest outcome since early 2013 and a decline from the 3.9 per cent increase in December.

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JW Marriott Pune Celebrates Paasha In Grand Style

The roof-top lounge makes it to Top 52 Restaurants and Bars by Marriott Bonvoy in Asia Pacific

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Coronavirus Disrupts Sports Events, Affects Stadiums' Revenue: Fitch

The outbreak were to be prolonged or uncontained, resulting in further cancellations of major events such as the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, the negative effect on stadium transactions will be deeper.

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Asia Pacific Airlines See Growth In Passenger Markets, Soft Cargo Demand

Overall, 33.8 million international passengers were carried by the region's airlines, representing a 2.7 per cent increase compared to the same month last year.

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Emerging Technologies: Panacea For Dynamic Asian Supply Chains

Logistics organizations can be more efficient and can boost the economy by adopting more intelligent technologies.

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Global Markets: Asia Stocks Dented By Trade War, Brexit Showdown Paralyses Pound

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan shed 0.7 per cent. India, closed on Monday, led losses, with the benchmark dropping 1 per cent following worse-than-expected economic growth data on Friday.

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Global Markets: Bonds Reign Supreme, Equities Struggle On Recession, Brexit Fears

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan fell 0.15 per cent, Singapore shares hit eight-month lows, while Japan's Nikkei shed 0.07 per cent.

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