Two Americans win Nobel Economics Prize

Two American economists, William Nordhaus and Paul Romer, won the...

German industry output falls further

German industrial output unexpectedly dipped in August for the third...

China moves to boost liquidity amid US trade war

China will cut the amount of cash banks must hold...

Myanmar economy to grow 7.4pc in FY 2018-19

The ASEAN+3 Macroeconomic Research Office (AMRO) has forecast that Myanmar's...

US jobless rate likely to fall 18-year low

The jobless rate in United States is expected to fall...

Japan household spending jumps in Aug

Japan’s household spending jumped in August as bigger bonuses boosted...

London aluminium eyes biggest weekly gain

London aluminium held steady on Friday as worries over an...

Turkey's inflation reaches near 25pc

The annual inflation rate of Turkey jumped to almost 25...

Spain tourism arrivals fall 1.9pc in August

The number of foreign tourists visiting Spain in August has...

CBSL keeps rates steady despite pressure on rupee

The Central Bank of Sri Lanka (CBSL) has surprised financial...

India-born Harvard professor becomes chief economist of IMF

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has appointed Gita Gopinath as...

IMF lifts UAE growth forecasts

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has lifted its forecasts for...

ADB approves new access to information policy

The board of directors of Asian Development Bank (ADB) has...

Trade friction to hamper world economy: Expert

The trade friction between China and the United States will...

Japan industrial output rises 0.7pc in Aug

The industrial production in Japan increased in August from the...

Fed raises US interest rates, sees at least three more years of growth

The US Federal Reserve raised interest rates on Wednesday and...

IMF boosts bailout for crisis-hit Argentina

The International Monetary Fund has agreed to provide a bigger,...

Trade war dims Asia's 2019 growth outlook: ADB

Developing Asia could grow more slowly than previously thought next...

Australian cash deficit reaches $10.1b

Australia's cash deficit has reached 10.1 billion Australian dollars or...

China's civil aviation sector grows steadily in Jan-July

The civil aviation sector in China expanded at a steady...

WB to help India get richer

The World Bank (WB) has endorsed an ambitious five-year framework...

HK's losses from Typhoon Mangkhut to be bigger than Typhoon Hato

HONG KONG: The overall economic impact of Typhoon Mangkhut, the...

Copper hits six-week high

Copper prices on Friday were on track for their biggest...