Rising financial vulnerabilities threaten global growth prospects : IMF

Global growth has further strengthened and is increasingly broad-based, driven...

Global economy has a 'bumpy road ahead', warns IMF

World leaders, finance ministers, the private sector and nongovernmental organisations...

Canada inflation rate inches up

The Canadian annual inflation rate in March edged up to...

Philippines c bank likely to hold rates

The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP), the central bank of...

UK March retail sales hit record low

The retail sales of the United Kingdom recorded their biggest...

China’s construction, hi-tech help drive Q1 GDP growth strong

China’s construction, hi-tech and industrial output helped drive the second...

World Islamic Economic Forum confce July 4

The 14th World Islamic Economic Forum will be held in...

China GDP growth eases in first quarter

China likely carried most of its strong economic momentum from...

US adds India to currency watch list with China

WASHINGTON: The US Treasury added India to its watch list...

Greek consumer price inflation slows in March

Greece's annual EU-harmonised inflation rate slowed in March, the reading...

Peru's central bank holds interest rate

The Central Reserve Bank of Peru (CRBP), the central bank...

BOK forecasts 3pc GDP growth in 2018

The Bank of Korea (BOK), the central bank of South...

Kenya’s economy to grow 5.5pc in 2018: WB

Kenya’s economy will grow by 5.5 per cent in 2018,...

Chinese investment in US falls sharply

Chinese investment in the US plunged last year as tensions...

Alibaba creates 36.8m jobs in 2017

Alibaba Group Holding Limited, Chinese multinational e-commerce, retail, Internet, AI...

German exports plunge to 2-1/2 year-low

German exports plunged unexpectedly in February, posting their biggest monthly...

Myanmar earns $1.1b from rice export in FY 2017-18

Myanmar has earned over 1.11 billion US dollars from rice...

US economy creates 103,000 jobs in March

The US economy created 103,000 jobs in March while the...

MAS likely to tighten monetary policy in April

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), central bank of the...

Nepal has Rs 9.5b in demonetised Indian notes

Nepali Prime Minister K P Sharma Oli will press India...

Sri Lanka central bank cuts key rate amid slow growth

The Central Bank of Sri Lanka (CBSL) cut its key...

UK shop prices drop in March

British shop prices dropped in March at the fastest pace...

59pc of APAC financial cos to invest in real-time detection of fraud

The detection of fraud is a key concern for companies...