Wednesday, December 7, 2011
Expatriates in Japan have the highest living expenses compared to their counterparts working elsewhere in Asia, due largely to the Japanese currency's recent sharp rise, a global survey said Tuesday.
Tuesday, December 6, 2011
The Asian Development Bank on Tuesday trimmed its 2012 growth forecast for emerging East Asian economies including China, as the eurozone turmoil threatens to drag the global economy back into crisis.
Thursday, December 1, 2011
Asia's projected growth rate of 7.5 percent next year could be jeopardised as the eurozone crisis threatens its export-driven economies, the Asian Development Bank chief said.
Wednesday, November 30, 2011
Growth in Southeast Asia's six major economies is expected to slow through 2016, the OECD said Tuesday, urging them to find new growth drivers as the key U.S. and European export markets a stuck in crisis.
Tuesday, November 29, 2011
Morgan Stanley on Monday further slashed its growth forecasts for Asia next year due to increasing risks from the debt crisis in Europe and weakening domestic demand.
Wednesday, November 23, 2011
Growth in East Asian economies will slow next year with demand from key export markets in the United States and Europe falling as they struggle with their debt crises, the World Bank warned Tuesday.
Tuesday, November 22, 2011
Asia's private bankers are gearing up for a major shift in how they make money, said Rajesh Malkani, the head of Standard Chartered Private Bank in Asia.
Beijing wants to open full negotiations on a free trade agreement with Japan and South Korea next year, Chinese state media said Monday, amid growing rivalry with the United States.
Saturday, November 19, 2011
Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao said Friday Beijing would offer its Southeast Asian neighbors US$10 billion in infrastructure loans, as he sought to deepen trade ties in the region.1 Comment
Thursday, November 17, 2011
ASEAN leaders meeting in Bali this week will pledge to chart a united stand on global issues over the coming decade, to collectively give the 10 members a better chance of influencing what happens in the region.