MUMBAI (Reuters) - The Indian rupee approached a record low while other Asian currencies also fell, reflecting the high stakes for regional policymakers should the Federal Reserve end a period of easy money that had boosted markets from Jakarta to Mumbai. Full story
JAKARTA (Reuters) - Indonesia's parliament paved the way on Monday for a jump in gasoline and diesel prices after months of delay that have undermined confidence in the government and the ability of Southeast Asia's biggest economy to continue growing rapidly. Full story
Bob Turner, Turner Investment Partners, explains why he is bullish on Turkey, Indonesia, Mexico and the Philippines.
A Lion Air plane was attempting to land when it overshot the runway in Bali, and fell into the sea from a height of about 160 feet. One passenger said everyone on board was screaming, and thought they would drown. NBC’s Annabel Roberts reports.
Landslides triggered by heavy rain have left more than six people dead and 12 missing on Indonesia's Java island. NBCNews.com's Dara Brown reports.
Seven Komodo Dragon babies born in two litters are the newest additions to a zoo in Surabaya, Indonesia. TODAY.com's Dara Brown reports.
Rescuers found four more bodies of victims killed in one of two deadly landslides in Indonesia. NBCNews.com's Dara Brown reports.
Men watch the sun set in the hazy skyline of the Singapore Flyer June 18, 2013. Air pollution in Singapore and Malaysia rose to unhealthy levels on Monday thanks to illegal forest clearing in Indonesia, prompting Singapore to advise people against staying outdoors for long and to urge Indonesia to d
Bushes that have caught fire are seen in the subdistrict of Rumbai, Pekanbaru on Indonesia's Riau province June 18, 2013. Singapore's worst air pollution in 16 years sparked diplomatic tension on Tuesday, as the city-state urged Indonesia to provide data on company names and concession maps to enabl
A student protester demonstrates outside his campus against the government's plans to raise fuel price in Makassar June 18, 2013. Indonenesia will hike petrol prices once the government has finalised the process to compensate poor families for the rise in fuel costs, finance minister Chatib Basri sa
A bride and her bridesmaids pose for a photographer in the hazy skyline of the Singapore Flyer at Marina Barrage June 18, 2013. Air pollution in Singapore and Malaysia rose to unhealthy levels on Monday thanks to illegal forest clearing in Indonesia, prompting Singapore to advise people against stay