BOJ may keep low rates well over year: Kuroda

The Bank of Japan (BOJ) may maintain ultra-low rates for...

Brazilian economy fall 0.68pc in Q1

Brazil's economy fell 0.68 per cent in the first quarter...

German economy grew 0.4pc in Q1

The German economy got off to a solid start in...

Malaysia Q1 GDP growth rate expected to slow

Malaysia’s gross domestic product (GDP) growth rate in the first...

Pakistan reaches $6b agreement with IMF

Pakistan has finalised an agreement with the International Monetary Fund...

Turkey hopes to overcome the impacts of currency crisis

The Turkish economy will hopefully overcome the impacts of a...

Yangon govt invites investment in SMEs

Yangon, the largest city in Myanmar, regional government has invited...

US raises tariffs on $200b worth of Chinese goods

The US has more than doubled tariffs on $200 billion...

Indonesia’s c/a deficit shrinks in Jan-Mar: BI

Bank Indonesia (BI), the central bank of Indonesia, said that...

China 'to keep calm' in face of trade talk challenges

China will keep calm against threats of higher tariffs from...

Indonesia Q1 GDP growth misses forecast

Indonesia’s economy expanded more slowly than expected in the first...

Malaysia’s March exports fall 0.5pc y/y

Malaysia's exports fell 0.5 per cent year-on-year to about 20.29...

China on track to become largest economy by 2030

Since initiating market reforms in 1978, China had shifted from...

Fed holds rate steady despite Trump pressure

The US Federal Reserve has left interest rates unchanged despite...

China, US hold 'productive' trade talks in Beijing

  BEIJING: China and the United States held "productive" trade...

Lanka’s tourism sector counts financial toll of Easter attacks

  Sri Lankan hotelier Roman Scott swung into crisis mode...

S Korea exports fall for fifth month

South Korea’s exports contracted less in April than in the...

IMF projects 2.8pc GDP growth for Saudi in 2019

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has estimated 2.6 per cent...

Nepal's economy to grow by 6.81pc this FY

Nepal's economy is projected to grow by 6.81 per cent...

US economy grows 3.2pc in first quarter

The US economy grew much faster than expected in the...

Singapore's citizen unemployment rate edges up

The seasonal adjusted citizen unemployment rate of Singapore inched up...

BoE to refrain from rate hike until August 2020

The Bank of England (BoE) is likely to keep interest...

UK government borrowing falls to lowest level in 17 years

Government borrowing in Britain for the 2018-19 financial year fell...