South Korea's trade value hits all-time high

South Korea's trade value hit a new record high in...

BOK chief sees need to maintain accommodative stance

South Korea’s central bank chief said in a New Year’s...

China factory activity falls in December

An official survey shows China's manufacturing activity contracted in December,...

Malaysia's November PPI falls to 2.9pc

Malaysia's producer price index (PPI) for local production decreased 2.9...

Roundtable on labour migration in Asia begins in Tokyo Jan 24

  The 9th ADBI-OECD-ILO roundtable on labour migration in Asia...

India to contribute Rs 45b to Bhutan’s economic plan

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has announced that India would...

Vietnam's industrial production up 10.2pc in 2018

Vietnam's national index of industrial production advanced 10.2 per cent...

US trade delegation to travel to China in early Jan

A US trade team will travel to Beijing the week...

'Brexit, Trump's policies biggest risks to German economy'

Germany’s leading industry groups have said Britain’s departure from the...

NPL ratio in Albanian banks down: BoA

The quality of loan portfolio in Albania improved in 2018...

Japan wants to promote free and fair trade

Japan’s top government spokesman said on Wednesday his government wants...

Grameen Foundation Scotland collapses

The Grameen Foundation Scotland, a Scottish charity which provided micro-credit...

Rouhani presents Iranian budget, says US sanctions to bite

President Hassan Rouhani presented a state budget of 4,700 trillion...

Italy's 2019 budget wins Senate approval amid outcry

The Italian government won a gruelling vote of confidence on...

Cuba expects 1.5pc economic growth in 2019

Cuba's economy is expected to expand 1.5 per cent in...

WB trims Philippines growth forecast for 2018, 2019

The World Bank (WB) said on Friday that it has...

PBOC continues fund injection, rates unchanged

The People's Bank of China (PBOC) continued to inject liquidity...

Fed raises interest rates, signals more hikes ahead

After weeks of market volatility and calls by President Donald...

Asia's central banks have almost no reasons to hike rates in 2019

Weaker economic growth and tepid price pressures in Asia will...

Japan posts goods trade deficit of $6.56b in Nov

Japan logged a goods trade deficit in November, the government...

Trump warns Federal Reserve against 'another mistake'

US President Donald Trump has warned the Federal Reserve not...

UK economy likely to hit nine-year low

British economic growth this year and in 2019 looks set...

EC asks Italy to cut €2.5-3b to clear budget with EU

The European Commission (EC) has asked Italy for a further...