Sri Lanka cbank to keep policy rates steady

Sri Lanka’s central bank is expected to keep its key...

India to become fifth-largest economy in 2018: Report

India is set to become world's fifth largest economy in...

Japan consumer inflation ticks up

Japan’s consumer inflation ticked up in November, while the jobless...

S Korea exports likely to rise in Dec

South Korea exports likely rose for a 14th straight month...

S’pore Nov factory output rise bellow forecast

The industrial production of Singapore in November rose less than...

Chad appoints new finance minister

Chad’s President Idriss Deby has appointed Abdoulaye Sabre Fadoul as...

China's 2018 industrial output to grow roughly 6.0pc

China’s industrial output is likely to grow around 6 per...

Beijing property market holds steady

Property market in Beijing held steady in November with second-hand...

Turkish parliament approves 2018 budget

Turkey’s parliament has approved the country’s 2018 budget, which includes...

Russian bank says hackers targeted its SWIFT computers

Hackers tried to steal 55 million roubles ($940,000) from Russian...

Fed still sees cyber risks two years after BB heist

The Federal Reserve, which was at the center of an...

Japan Nov core CPI seen steady

Japan’s nationwide core consumer price index (CPI) likely rose 0.8...

Venezuela economy shrinks by 16.5pc in 2016

Venezuela’s economy shrank 16.5 per cent in 2016, the government...

UK consumer confidence rises in Dec

Business confidence among British businesses has picked up to its...

Bank of Japan stays upbeat on economy

The Bank of Japan kept monetary policy steady on Thursday...

Factbox: What's in the final Republican tax bill

The US House of Representatives was expected to vote on...

Malaysia inflation rate eases in Nov

Malaysia's consumer price index rose 3.4 per cent in November...

Argentina passes pension reform despite protests

Argentina’s government has passed a reform to the pension system...

US Senate clears tax bill

The Republican-controlled US House of Representatives on Wednesday was expected...

Japan upgrades GDP growth forecast

Japan’s government revised up its growth projections for the current...

1.3m expat drivers could lose Saudi jobs

About 1.3 million foreign drivers in Saudi Arabia are likely...

Japan exports boom in Nov

Japanese exports accelerated sharply in November, yet again pointing to...

Setting your financial goals for 2018

It is almost the end of 2017 and as usual,...