China's central bank governor Zhou Xiaochuan warned on Sunday that the country needs to be vigilant for signs of deflation.» Read More
Miranda Carr, head of China research at NSBO, says China could need more economic stimulus in the second quarter of 2014, following further disappointing data.
With China's economy showing fresh signs of weakness, questions are rising over whether the country can protect its 7-plus percent growth rate.
Francis Lun, CEO of GEO Securities, explains why he thinks the HSBC PMI data is a more reliable barometer of China's economic health.
Steve Brice, Chief Investment Strategist at Standard Chartered Wealth Management Group, says the latest flash HSBC PMI for February reiterates the view that China will unlikely see strong recovery in the months ahead.
Wayne Swan, former Treasurer of Australia, says he is confident that China will continue to grow above 7 percent annually and explains why there's no need for panic over latest factory data.
David Riedel, President & Founder, Riedel Research Group, says emerging markets, in particular Asia, still possess growth potential which have been overlooked after recent turmoil.
Before Thursday's release of HSBC China flash purchasing managers' index (PMI), Martin Lakos, Division Director at Macquarie Wealth Management, explains why he will not be focusing too much on this data to estimate China's growth.
Tos Chirathivat, CEO of Central Group, expects 14 percent growth for the firm in 2014 following a drop in consumer confidence amid political unrest.
The Bank of Japan (BOJ) kept monetary policy steady on Tuesday and maintained its upbeat assessment on the economy.
Growing signs that political limbo in Thailand is taking a toll on the economy is pressuring the Bank of Thailand (BOT) to pull the rate-cut trigger.
Glen Wood, Head of Sales, Global at Mitsubishi UFJ Morgan Stanley Securities, explains why he's still positive on Japan, despite Monday's weak GDP data.
A yuan settlement service by Australia’s stock exchange operator ASX and Bank of China marks another step in yuan’s development as a global currency.
Andre De Silva, Head of Asia Pacific Rates at HSBC Global Research, explains why Abe's first arrow may take the spotlight instead of the anticipated third arrow once the sales tax hike starts.
The Indian government trumpeted its record of growth and reform over the past decade in its last budget before an election it looks set to lose.
Japan's economy grew at a slower pace than expected at the end of 2013, stoking fears momentum has stalled, but some say the dip will prove fleeting.
Concerns over Singapore's rising household debt levels may increase after data showed bankruptcy orders have risen to the highest level since 2009.
Thailand slashed its economic growth forecast this year to 3.0 to 4.0 percent, following delays in investment projects and weak private consumption.
Simon Grose-Hodge, Head of Investment Advisory, South Asia at LGT Bank, explains why he's still positive on Prime Minister Abe's policies.
Binay Chandgothia, Portfolio Manager at Principal Global Investors, lists out factors that are hampering Japan's structural reform process.
Even though Asia faces a slowdown in China and recession in India, Roger Nightingale, Economist and Strategist at RDN Associates, says Singapore banks will emerge unscathed.