Thursday, July 12, 2012
German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Wednesday said Europe must step up its efforts to establish a free trade pact with booming Southeast Asia.
Wednesday, July 4, 2012
Wealth preservation is what matters most to the majority of Asia's rich families.
Monday, July 2, 2012
High rates of poverty among Myanmar's ethnic groups could foment unrest and undercut the reform process in the formerly army-ruled nation, the Asian Development Bank (ADB) said Sunday.
Factory activity weakened across Asia in May, indices showed Friday, with China's manufacturing sector slowing sharply as fears grow for the global economy.
Wednesday, May 16, 2012
Ten Chinese and Indian commercial airlines have failed to abide by EU law requiring them to offset their carbon emissions, while all other international carriers have complied with the scheme, the European Union's climate chief said on Tuesday.
Tuesday, May 15, 2012
The United States is being as open as possible about international negotiations to create a nine-nation free trade agreement in the Asia-Pacific region but has to maintain some secrecy in the talks, the top U.S. trade official said.
Monday, May 14, 2012
Saturday, May 12, 2012
Dismal data from China and India on Friday may signal a further weakening of the global recovery, undermining hopes the dynamic emerging economies of Asia can help prop up growth.
Friday, May 4, 2012
China, Japan and South Korea took steps on Thursday to tie their markets closer and agreed with their smaller Asian neighbors to boost their emergency protection against financial shocks.
Sunday, April 29, 2012
Ministers from Japan and Southeast Asia agreed Saturday to complete a "road map" in August to double trade in 10 years between the world's third largest economy and the rapidly developing region.