Stocks edged back from record highs on Wednesday as Wall Street bumped up against underwhelming economic data.
Singapore has eradicated the virus after reporting 14 days without any new local cases on Tuesday.
Elderly residents and staff in nursing homes will be the first to get vaccinated against the coronavirus in Spain.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) on Tuesday approved a $600 million loan for Indonesian state utility PLN.
AstraZeneca said on Monday its vaccine for the novel coronavirus could be around 90% effective without any serious side effects.