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China's war on smog chokes Shandong industries, smokes out fuel kiosks

Shandong makes half of China's propylene oxide, tyre

In Europre, inflation targets still proving elusive

Inflation broke through target earlier this year, largely because sterling's plunge in value since Britons voted ...

Southeast Asian economies get a lift from China. Later, they may get the bill

Growing dependence on China's investments highlights economic, political vulnerability of SEA countries. 
September 08, 2017 | 03:24 pm GMT+7

Vietnam's PM says pace of credit growth should be speeded up

The State Bank of Vietnam in February set year's target at 18 percent
August 14, 2017 | 08:25 pm GMT+7

Japan economy posts longest expansion in over a decade

Economy expansion was driven by robust domestic demand and capital spending.
August 14, 2017 | 10:03 am GMT+7

Treadmills to karaoke: China goes sharing crazy

From BMWs to karaoke booths, all at the click of a smartphone.
August 11, 2017 | 05:19 pm 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

Europe's recovery strengthens, unemployment at 8-year low

The jobless rate of 9.1 percent was better than predicted by analysts.
July 31, 2017 | 05:11 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 difficult times.
July 29, 2017 | 11:44 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 expanded by 3.3 percent in 2014.
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

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

Trump bullish on 'blazing' economy but whose recovery is it?

'No matter where you look, the economy is blazing,' Trump said in a July 4 Independence Day speech.
July 07, 2017 | 02:31 pm GMT+7

Vietnam's growth forecast lowered by International Monetary Fund

A previous estimate of 6.5 percent has been slashed to 6.3 percent on the back of an underperforming oil industry.
July 06, 2017 | 03:34 pm GMT+7