Japan economy posts longest expansion in over a decade

Economy expansion was driven by robust domestic demand and capital spending.

Treadmills to karaoke: China goes sharing crazy

From BMWs to karaoke booths, all at the click of a smartphone.

Saigon forecast to become Asia’s second fastest growing economy by 2021: report

Vietnam’s southern metropolis is on track to achieve 8 percent annual growth over the next five ...
August 10, 2017 | 11:41 am GMT+7

Chinese export, import growth rates slow in July

Trade growth now appears to be on a downward trend.
August 08, 2017 | 03:14 pm GMT+7

Strong US jobs report bolsters case for further Fed tightening

Unemployment rate fell to 4.3 percent.
August 05, 2017 | 08:21 am GMT+7

Vietnam expects foreign investment to hit record $16 billion this year: report

Cheap labor continues to be a magnet for foreign investors.
August 04, 2017 | 07:00 pm GMT+7

Vietnam’s PM sets up new economic advisory board

The 15 members will advise the Prime Minister on long-term strategies and policy changes in ...
July 29, 2017 | 11:44 am GMT+7

Vietnam's biggest trade deficit is no longer with China but S.Korea

Experts said the trend is not a source of concern as the Korean imports mostly serve industrial ...
July 29, 2017 | 10:16 am GMT+7

South Korea tips fastest growth in three years in 2017

The forecast for 2017 marks the strongest projected growth of the South Korean economy since GDP ...
July 25, 2017 | 04:28 pm GMT+7

N. Korea economy grows at fastest pace in 17 years: Seoul

The economy grew 3.9 percent last year, the fastest since 1999. 
July 21, 2017 | 03:15 pm GMT+7

Vietnam plans to top up oil reserves in bid to improve energy security

The move would help the country enhance its energy security.
July 20, 2017 | 12:06 pm GMT+7

HSBC lowers 2017 economic growth forecast for Vietnam

The expected growth rate is now far below the government’s target of 6.7 percent.
July 20, 2017 | 11:07 am GMT+7

US, China fail to agree on trade issues, casting doubt on other issues

The annual economic dialogue session in Washington ended with no new announcements on US market ...
July 20, 2017 | 08:07 am GMT+7

Fitch affirms China's A+ rating with stable outlook

China's economic growth is expected to reach 6.6 percent this year.
July 14, 2017 | 08:14 am GMT+7

China's June factory price inflation subdued on modest raw materials recovery

Oversupply and weak demand remain problems.
July 10, 2017 | 10:58 am GMT+7