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Emerging Markets

Emerging markets are nations with social or business activity in the process of rapid growth and industrialization. Currently, there are 28 emerging markets in the world, with the economies of China and India considered to be by far the two largest.  Although some people find the term dated, a new term has yet to gain much traction.

Articles About Emerging Markets

A view of skyrise buildings in Manila's Makati financial district May 3, 2013. Standard
While Asian Property Markets Are Cooling, 92% Of Philippine Real Estate Agents & Brokers Are Positive About Next 12 Months

By IBTimes AU

Cooling measures put in place by some Asian government such as Hong Kong and Singapore had displaced demand for real estate in the region. Because of the significant impact of the measures on transaction volumes, market experts foresee some of those ... (8:30 pm)

MORE TOPICS: INVESTMENT

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella gestured during his keynote address
Wallet-Friendly 'Microsoft Lumia 535' Retails In India For $148, The UK To Follow Suit

By IBTimes AU

The budget-friendly Microsoft Lumia 535 has been released in India. The UK is pegged to be the next destination for this new device. (3:21 pm)

MORE TOPICS: MICROSOFT, IPHONE, SAMSUNG, INDIA, SMARTPHONE, ANDROID

Students Walk Out Of Samsung Electronics' Headquarters In Seoul
Metal-Clad ‘Samsung Galaxy A5’ With Dual-SIM Support Retails For $420+ In China

By IBTimes AU

The pricey Samsung Galaxy A5 has been launched in China and the international debut is expected shortly. (Nov 27)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, IPHONE, SAMSUNG, CRICKET, BLACKBERRY, SMARTPHONE

An Android Smartphone Displays The Google Website
Apple iOS And Android Lack Openness And Firefox OS Is The Only Alternative Says Mozilla CTO

By IBTimes AU

Mozilla’s CTO has a loud and clear message to tell both Google and Apple. (Nov 13)

MORE TOPICS: MICROSOFT, IPHONE, IPAD, SMARTPHONE, ANDROID

A woman wearing a mask walks past a wall painted with China's national flag in central Beijing, October 9, 2014. Beijing issued a yellow alert for air pollution on Wednesday with smog forecast to continue for the next three days until Saturday, said the B
Oppo Strives For Global Recognition With Their High-End Phones

By IBTimes AU

Oppo is finding its own spot in the global market aiming to be at par or even to surpass fellow Chinese-phone maker Xiaomi. (Nov 06)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, SAMSUNG, TWITTER, INDIA, SMARTPHONE

Lei Jun, founder and CEO of China's mobile company Xiaomi, shows the new features at a launch ceremony
Xiaomi Is Working On A New Affordable 9.2-inch Tablet Powered With 64-Bit Processor

By IBTimes AU

Xiaomi is building a new low-end tablet with a 9.2-inch display. It is expected to come out with an affordable price tag. (Oct 31)

MORE TOPICS: ANDROID

A Partial View Of An Android Logo
Nokia Hints Entering The Mobile PhoneBusiness In 2016 With Android Smartphones

By IBTimes AU

Nokia indicates that when the lock-up period of Nokia-Microsoft deal for using Nokia brand name will expire, it may again enter the smartphone business. (Oct 27)

MORE TOPICS: MICROSOFT, SAMSUNG, SMARTPHONE, ANDROID

A Hostess Holds Huawei's New Smartphone
$130 Huawei Honor 4X Spotted In TENAA With 64-Bit Snapdragon Processor, 5.5-Inch Display, 2GB RAM, 13 MP Camera And More

By IBTimes AU

Huawei Honor 4X smartphone to give solid competition to Xiaomi Redmi 1S handset with its killer specs and wallet-friendly price tag. (Oct 22)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, SAMSUNG, FCC, BLACKBERRY, SMARTPHONE, ANDROID

A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange
Two Important Lessons From The ‘Black Monday’ 1987 Stock Market Crash - To Prepare For 2015

By IBTimes AU

The stock market crash in 1987 was one of the largest in U.S. history. The lessons learnt from that crash are also relevant today. (Oct 21)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, MERRILL LYNCH, GERMANY, NEW YORK

BlackBerry Chief Executive John Chen Holds Up The Unreleased Blackberry Passport Device During The Company's Annual General Meeting For Shareholders In Waterloo
BlackBerry Passport’s Demand Skyrocketing Says CEO John Chen, Plus BlackBerry Z3 In The Offing Alongside Classic

By IBTimes AU

BlackBerry Passport is racking up good reviews and exceptional demand. (Oct 21)

MORE TOPICS: IPAD, BLACKBERRY, SMARTPHONE, ANDROID, HTC