BOK holds key interest rate steady

The Bank of Korea (BOK) has kept interest rates unchanged...

S Korea to shut down cryptocurrency exchanges

South Korean policymakers joined the global chorus of virtual-coin critics...

China Q4 GDP growth exceeds expectations

China's annual gross domestic product (GDP) grew 6.8 per cent...

Saudi Arabia moves to back weak Yemeni currency

Saudi Arabia’s King Salman ordered a deposit of $2 billion...

S’pore exports growth slows in Dec

Growth in Singapore’s export sector slowed more than expected in...

Russia to spend more on healthcare, education: WB

Russia’s new government should invest more in education and healthcare...

Nigerian inflation slows to 15.37pc in Dec

Nigerian inflation slowed for the 11th month in a row...

China likely to target 6.5pc GDP in 2018

China is likely set its 2018 economic growth target at...

BoJ chief expects to hit inflation goal

Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda on Monday reiterated his...

Swedish apartment prices fall in Q4

Swedish apartment prices fell 2.0 per cent in the fourth...

Peru economy grows 1.78pc in Nov

Peru’s economy grew by 1.78 per cent in November from...

Spain seeks EU’s assistance from economic meltdown

Spanish tourism, finance and agriculture could be badly damaged if...

Egypt revises up growth forecast for 2017-18

Egypt has revised its GDP forecast for the 2017-18 fiscal...

ADB’s development financing for Asia, Pacific's growth reaches $28.9b

Asian Development Bank (ADB) operations, comprising approvals of loans and...

Bank Indonesia warns over cryptocurrencies

Bank Indonesia (BI) has issued a fresh warning about trading...

German economy likely slowed in late 2017

German economic growth probably slowed at the end of 2017...

US core CPI rises to 0.30pc in Dec

US Consumer Price Index (CPI), excluding the volatile food and...

India economy to grow fastest in 2018-19: WB

After conceding the top spot in economic growth among major...

China's factory inflation slowest in 13 months

China’s producer prices rose at their slowest pace in 13...

UAE expects GDP growth of 3.9pc in 2018

Growth of the United Arab Emirates’ gross domestic product is...

Thai exports likely to rise in 2018

Thailand’s exports, which shrank for three years before a solid...

US Fed ready to lie low for White House!

US Federal Reserve policymakers have come to view Donald Trump’s...

China forms $4.6b fund to spur service trade

China has launched a 30 billion yuan ($4.63 billion) investment...