Economic Reports GDP

  • Japanese business men walk along the street in Tokyo, Japan.

    Japan's economy grew at a 0.7 percent annualized rate in the April-June quarter, revised up from a preliminary 0.2 percent expansion.

  • Huge structural impediments in Japan: Expert

    A rigid labor market continues to be a problem due to undelivered supply-side reforms promised under Abenomics, says Mark Konyn, CIO at AIA.

  • TOKYO, Sept 8- Japan's economy grew at a 0.7 percent annualised rate in the April-June quarter, revised up from a preliminary reading of a 0.2 percent expansion, Cabinet Office data showed on Thursday. The revised gross domestic product data compared with the median estimate of a 0.0 percent reading in a Reuters poll of economists. The figure translates into...

  • TOKYO, Sept 8- Japan's economy grew at a 0.7 percent annualized rate in the April-June quarter, revised up from a preliminary reading of a 0.2 percent expansion, Cabinet Office data showed on Thursday. The revised gross domestic product data compared with the median estimate of a 0.0 percent reading in a Reuters poll of economists. The figure translates into...

  • Asian shares ended mixed on Wednesday as weaker-than-expected U.S. data lowered the chances the Federal Reserve will hike rates this month.

  • *Q2 GDP rises 0.5 pct q/q vs forecasts of +0.6 pct. SYDNEY, Sept 7- Australia's resource-rich economy expanded at its fastest annual pace in four years last quarter, clinching a remarkable run of 25 years without recession as surging exports more than made up for a patchy performance at home. The local dollar held firm at $0.7662 after news gross domestic product...

  • *Q2 GDP rises 0.5 pct q/q vs forecasts of +0.6 pct. SYDNEY, Sept 7- Australia's resource-rich economy expanded at its fastest annual pace in four years last quarter, clinching a remarkable run of 25 years without recession as surging exports more than made up for a patchy performance at home. The local dollar held firm at $0.7662 after news gross domestic product...

  • *Q2 GDP rises 0.5 pct q/q vs forecasts of +0.6 pct. SYDNEY, Sept 7- Australia's resource-rich economy expanded at the fastest annual pace in four years last quarter, clinching a remarkable run of 25 years without recession as surging export volumes offset weakness in mining investment. The local dollar held firm at $0.7662 after news gross domestic product rose...

  • Australia's economy expanded at the fastest annual pace in four years, clinching a remarkable run of 25 years without a recession.

  • Hatzius: 55% probability of September rate hike

    Jan Hatzius, Goldman Sachs chief economist, weighs in on the recent jobs report and the likelihood of a Fed rate hike.

  • US economy is pretty resilient: Reinhart

    Vincent Reinhart, Standish Mellon Asset Management Chief Economist, discusses his views on the Federal Reserve and the economy ahead of a potential rate hike.

  • TOKYO, Sept 2- Japan's economic growth is expected to be revised down slightly to flat over April-June due to a decline in capital expenditure, a Reuters poll found, underscoring the view that any recovery in the current quarter will be modest. The poll of 17 economists found the annualised growth rate of Japan's gross domestic product was expected to be flat over...

  • The South Korean government had implemented corporate restructuring a few months ago with a focus on the shipping industry, says Nomura's Young Sun Kwon.

  • Workers work on an engine assembly line for a Hyundai trucks and bus at the JeonJu plant on October 17, 2007 in JeonJu, South Korea.

    South Korea's economy grew a seasonally adjusted 0.8 percent in the second quarter over the previous quarter, revised central bank data showed.

  • India GDP

    Government spending continues to expand at a healthy rate, even as the consumer recovery stays sluggish, says Fidelity Worldwide Investment's Medha Samant.

  • A supporter takes a picture of a map of India made of flowers with a picture of BJP leader Narendra Modi on it at the party's headquarters.

    India’s economy grew at its slowest pace in 15 months from April to June, highlighting the challenges faced by Narendra Modi's government.

  • India GDP

    Sluggish rural demand hurt India's GDP growth in the June quarter although urban consumption is still showing strength, says DBS Economist Radhika Rao.

  • China India

    Beijing wants to continue boosting growth by spurring credit, while reigning in shadow banking and excessive debt, says Mizuho Bank's Vishnu Varathan.

  • Nigeria President Muhammadu Buhari

    The country has technically dropped into recession as its important oil industry has suffered under weak global prices.

  • Weightlifting, united states, usa, strong economy

    Consumer spending rose in July, but Dick Bove, Rafferty Capital, discusses how this data could be understating the economy. Is the economy doing better than reported?