Japan Jan core CPI rises 0.8pc y/y

Japan's core consumer prices increased in January from a year...

China sees 'enormous potential' in Saudi economy

China sees “enormous potential” in Saudi Arabia’s economy and wants...

Apple, Goldman Sachs to jointly launch credit card paired with iPhone: WSJ

Goldman Sachs Group Inc has teamed up with Apple Inc...

StanChart sets aside $900m to cover US, British fines

Standard Chartered PLC (StanChart) has set aside $900 million to...

Johnson & Johnson receives federal subpoenas related to baby powder litigation

Johnson & Johnson said on Wednesday it has received subpoenas...

China central bank sees benchmark rate cut

China’s central bank is not yet ready to cut benchmark...

Saudi Aramco to sign China refinery deals as crown prince visits

Saudi Aramco plans to sign preliminary deals to invest in...

Dollar inches up after Fed minutes

The dollar inched up on Thursday after minutes from the...

Sony to beef up chip business with new engineers

Sony Corp said on Thursday it will assign 40 per...

Trade weakness likely to extend into Q1: WTO

Trade weakness is likely to extend into the first quarter...

Kuroda says BOJ ready to ease if yen rise hurts price goal path

Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda said on Tuesday the...

Indonesia central bank to hold key rate: Reuters poll

The Bank Indonesia will keep interest rates on hold on...

US-China trade war major threat for global economy: ICCB

The International Chamber of Commerce-Bangladesh (ICCB) has described the trade...

Trade tariffs cost US businesses $2.7b in Nov

US businesses paid an additional 2.7 billion US dollars in...

French jobless rate falls to near 10-year low

France’s unemployment rate fell unexpectedly at the end of last...

US public debt reaches record high

The US public debt has reached a record high of...

Singapore retail sales decline 6pc in Dec 2018

Singapore's retail sales decreased by 6.0 per cent year on...

Malaysia's IPI increases 3.1pc y/y in 2018

Malaysia's Industrial Production Index (IPI) increased 3.1 per cent year-on-year...

IMF team to visit Sri Lanka February 15

Representatives of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) will visit Sri...

China's PPP projects drive $2t investment in 2018

China’s public-private partnership (PPP) projects drove13.2 trillion yuan (about 2...

RBI reduces repo rate by 25 points

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has reduced the repo...

New Zealand's unemployment rate jumps to 4.3pc

New Zealand's unemployment rate rose to 4.3 per cent in...

Trump nominates WB critic to take its helm

US President Donald Trump said on Wednesday that the World...