Japan's Sony reported a second-quarter operating loss on Friday that was narrower than analysts had estimated.» Read More
Paul Gruenwald, Chief Economist, Asia Pacific, ANZ says Indonesia and Philippines have proven relatively resilient against the global uncertainty as they're de-linked from the global supply chain.
After passing on interest rate cuts in the last two months despite mounting evidence of a deteriorating economy, the Bank of Korea (BoK) will likely move to ease monetary policy when it meets on Thursday, to bolster an economy that’s expected to grow at the slowest pace since 2009.
Ajay Sunder, Senior Director - Telecoms, Asia Pacific, Frost & Sullivan says that the bigger picture behind the Huawei and ZTE case is whether the firms are controlled by the Chinese government.
Frederic Neumann, MD & Co-Head of Asian Economics Research, HSBC says Asia's performance so far this year hasn't been up to expectations. He adds that he's holding out for a better 2013 in the region.
The decision by European policymakers to “kick the can down the road” provided American companies more time to better position themselves, Jim Cramer said Monday.
A look at key facts and figures about the Mexican economy.
The government's policy changes, announced in September, were a pleasant surprise for investors who until a few months back nurtured little hope for India's economy.
In this guest commentary, R. Rajagopal of Kotak Mahindra (UK) Ltd., argues that if it does not continue to address its pressing economic issues, India stands to lose its BBB- investment grade.
The latest numbers on wholesale prices the dealers are paying shows not only how far prices have dropped, but also raises the questions of how much further they could slide.
A small island state in Southeast Asia has come out tops in a listing of countries that boast of the richest expatriates.
Bert Hofman, Chief Economist, East Asia & Pacific at the World Bank said he expects the Chinese economy to grow 8.1% in 2013, boosted by the mainland's policy easing earlier this year and a rebound in global trade.
Parag Khanna, Director, Hybrid Reality Institute says that the high rates of infrastructure investments in Asia are helping to attract investors. He discusses the pattern of infrastructure investment in the continent.
Mykolas Rambus, Chief Executive Officer, Wealth-X says that some high-end brands are growing faster in Brazil than in China. He sheds more light on this.
There's a growing backlash against the BRIC countries — an acronym created by Jim O'Neill of Goldman Sachs for Brazil, Russia, India and China, as the four biggest emerging markets have underperformed their peers.
The campaign attacks on China only scratch the surface of a far greater concern: our economy isn’t creating enough good-paying jobs, and the imbalance we have with China is growing, not shrinking.
Every Wednesday, a bar in central Tokyo hosts an unusual speed-dating event. There are drinks and plenty of coy looks. But the young people at the bar aren’t here for romance. The NYT reports.
China is grinding towards its slowest growth in a decade, corporate profits are in free fall and the stock market is in the dumps. But take a random sample of its people, from white-collar workers to migrant laborers, and a large number will express satisfaction with the current state of the economy. The FT reports
As debate rages about whether the Federal Reserve’s aggressive asset-buying policy will revive a frail economy, some prominent central bank watchers have made it clear just where they stand on the subject.
The UK’s plan to reform the world’s most important lending rate will guide a global drive towards more transparent and reliable pricing for everything from home mortgages and gold to heating oil, regulators said on Friday. The FT reports.
Asian equity markets, which have had a stellar rally this year with gains of more than 10 percent in much of the region, are now starting to lose their shine as the outlook for regional exports deteriorates, analysts told CNBC.
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Matthew Phan, Analyst, Asia-Pacific Banks at CreditSights, outlines factors behind DBS' third straight quarter of profit growth. He later discusses the lender's interests in India and Indonesia.
Friday's decision is a move by the central bank to "drive out all doubts about how it will achieve its desired inflation goal," says Ed Rogers, CEO & CIO at Rogers Investment Advisors.
Chong Yoon Chou, Investment Director at Aberdeen Asset Management, discusses news that the Bank of Japan expanded its monetary base target on Friday.