No-deal Brexit could trigger UK recession, warns BoE

A no-deal Brexit could send the pound plunging and trigger...

S Korea's bank loan rate to households rises

South Korea's bank loan rate to households rose last month...

French consumer confidence falls to record low

French consumer confidence fell record low in November, lowest level...

Vietnam's energy sector needs $150b boost by 2030: WB

Power-hungry Vietnam needs to raise up to $150 billion by...

Kuwait issues guidelines for fintech

Kuwait’s central bank has issued regulatory guidelines for companies wishing...

Japan’s factory activity slows to 51.8 in Nov

The Nikkei Flash Japan Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) fell to...

Experts see China economy slowing down in 2019

China’s economic growth is expected to hit 6.6 per cent...

Foreign tourists visiting S Korea rise 31pc in Oct

Foreign tourists visiting South Korea jumped in October as Chinese...

Singapore’s economy grows 3pc in Q3

Singapore's economy grew by 3.0 per cent in the third...

Greece predicts 2.5pc GDP growth for 2019

Greece has projected its economy would grow by 2.5 per...

China has failed to alter 'unfair, unreasonable' trade practices: US

WASHINGTON: The Trump administration on Tuesday said that China has...

Kenya beats India in world tea market so far

Record tea crop in Kenya has given a tough competition...

IMF delays Sri Lanka's loan discussion on political crisis

COLOMBO: The International Monetary Fund (IMF) said on Tuesday it...

Nissan shares slump after Ghosn's arrest

Nissan Motor Co’s shares fell more than 6 percent on...

French jobless rate steady in third quarter

France’s jobless rate held steady in the third quarter (Q3)...

Japan's trade deficit widens; exports up

Japan's trade deficit grew to its largest since July 2015...

California unemployment rate holds at record low

California's unemployment rate held at the record low of 4.1...

India house prices to rise 2pc in 2019: Reuters poll

India house prices will rise 2.0 per cent in 2019,...

US imports, exports prices rise in Oct

US import and export prices both increased in October, the...

IMF expects Qatar economy to grow 2.4pc in 2018

Qatar’s GDP growth is projected to rise to 2.4 per...

US budget deficit expands to $100b in Oct

The US federal government recorded a budget deficit of 100.5...

Mexico's industrial activity grows 1pc in Sept

Mexico's industrial activity grew 1.0 per cent in September compared...

Myanmar eases restrictions on foreign bank lending

Myanmar’s central bank has announced new rules allowing foreign banks...