Wednesday, September 26, 2012
The number of super-rich in Asia is set to reach 2.67 million people by 2015 with a net worth of an estimated US$16.7 trillion, Swiss private bank Julius Baer said Tuesday.
Monday, September 17, 2012
Asia must fight complacency and transform its economic and social models if it is to keep driving global growth in years to come as Europe and the United States slow, experts say.
The Association of Southeast Asian Nations has implemented about three quarters of the blueprint for the establishment of the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC), with a little over two years left until the self-imposed deadline by the end of 2015.
Monday, September 10, 2012
Asia-Pacific nations and partners, including China, the United States and Japan, promised measures to boost growth on Sunday and rejected limits on food exports to try to revive the flagging global economy.
Thursday, September 6, 2012
Interest in global trade talks in Asia, especially among the business community, has waned as focus shifts to regional agreements, a survey of Asian powerbrokers said Wednesday.
Saturday, September 1, 2012
Shipments of personal computers declined in the Asia-Pacific region during the second quarter due to weaker demand, reported market research firm Gartner yesterday.
Wednesday, July 25, 2012
Asia can think of a common currency in the long run as Europe's ongoing crisis makes such a possibility unfeasible for the moment, top economists said yesterday.
Sunday, July 15, 2012
The head of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce said Friday he is hopeful a major trans-Pacific trade pact will be completed in 2013, but not this year as originally planned.
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.