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Southeast Asian countries stand to gain -- or lose -- the most from Beijing and Washington's escalating trade tensions. Some have benefited more than others, but all are at risk of taking an economic hit.
Tehran has threatened for years that if U.S. sanctions stymied its oil flows, it would halt the region's energy exports in response. Iran is now demonstrating its willingness to follow through -- highlighting how little Saudi Arabia can do to stop it.
While the weekend assaults should have only a limited effect on global markets, their aftermath highlights the vulnerabilities of the kingdom's oil giant, tarnishing its planned IPO and perhaps threatening the OPEC+ alliance.
Papua New Guinea's new prime minister has pledged to win more benefits for the debt-ridden Pacific country. But doing so could come at the cost of vital foreign revenue streams -- and his political career.
The Indonesian government will begin the estimated $33 billion process of moving its capital from Jakarta to the island of Borneo by 2024 to alleviate the current capital's congestion and pollution problems, according to President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo, Bloomberg reported Aug. 26.