Sunday, November 23, 2014
An Asian resurgence is around the corner, notwithstanding the sluggishness in global growth and persistent geopolitical rivalries.
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Leading world economies are spending US$88 billion a year in fossil fuel exploration subsidies, sapping investment from low-carbon alternatives and increasing the risk of “dangerous climate change,” a report said Tuesday.
Tuesday, November 11, 2014
South Korea says it has agreed to sign a free trade deal with China that will remove tariffs on more than 90 percent of goods over two decades but won't include rice or autos.
Tuesday, November 4, 2014
Thousands of logs are moved around Southeast Asia annually, much of the activity illegal.
Monday, November 3, 2014
The Bank of Japan's surprise decision to take its monetary easing policies into what has been called “another dimension” elicited a strong response from the market, sending stock prices soaring and the yen's value plunging.
Monday, October 27, 2014
The first three quarters of 2014 brought good news to economists everywhere, setting records in Taiwan's stock market. However, recent fluctuations have investors worried.
Wednesday, October 15, 2014
India's consumer price inflation slid unexpectedly in September to its lowest in nearly three years, data showed Monday, giving greater scope for an interest rate cut that could spur a stuttering economy.
Tuesday, October 7, 2014
The World Bank on Monday trimmed its growth forecasts for developing East Asian economies this year and next, as China's economic expansion loses momentum and policymakers face tighter global monetary conditions.
Wednesday, September 24, 2014
Shoemaker to the stars Jimmy Choo unveiled plans Tuesday for a London stock market float valuing it at up to 800 million pounds (US$1.3 billion) to fund expansion in Asia.
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
The surprisingly slow global economic recovery was the cue for local economists to drastically cut their forecasts for Singapore's export performance this year.