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.
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.