US pips India as top greenfield FDI investment destination

The US has surpassed India to become the top destination...

Modi to unveil New India 2022 plan Sunday

NEW DELHI: The Indian government will unveil Sunday its development...

Indian billionaires’ wealth up 18pc in 2017

The ultra-rich are getting richer at a faster pace in...

IMF rate of charge unchanged for two FYs

  On April 25, 2018, the Executive Board of the...

Trump sets $50b in China tariffs

US President Donald Trump announced hefty tariffs on $50 billion...

China promises fast response as Trump readies tariffs

BEIJING: China vowed on Friday to strike back quickly if...

Trump's tariffs pose risk to US economy: IMF

The International Monetary Fund warned on Thursday that US President...

Politics creates information wedge between market participants in emerging economies  

Institutional factors, such as politics and the relationships between politicians...

Help remittance-receiving families build future: IFAD

President of the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) Gilbert...

Fed lifts rates for second time this year

The US Federal Reserve on Wednesday raised short-term interest rates...

UK inflation hits one-year low

British inflation unexpectedly stuck at a one-year low in May,...

China to launch $47b fund for investment in SEI

China’s state planner said on Tuesday it would jointly launch...

Japan's machinery orders up 10.1pc in April

Japan's core private-sector machinery orders increased 10.1 per cent in...

China's May CPI up 1.8pc y/y

China's consumer price index, a main gauge of inflation, rose...

Philippine total trade grows 8.8pc in April

The Philippines' total external trade in goods in April totaled...

Argentina reaches $50b bailout deal with IMF

The International Monetary Fund has agreed to lend Argentina up...

Australia’s GDP growth jumps to 3.1pc

Australia’s economy is growing at an annual rate of 3.1...

Malaysia’s central bank governor quits

Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad has accepted the resignation of...

RBA holds rates at historic low

Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA), the central bank of the...

Philippine inflation likely rise again

Philippine inflation likely accelerated for the fifth straight month in...

Bank of Japan concedes weak inflation

Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda said on Saturday that...

US unemployment rate hits 18-year low

US unemployment rate dropped to an 18-year low of 3.8...

India’s economic growth hits record 7.7pc in Q1

India’s economic growth accelerated to 7.7 per cent year-on-year in...