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Rising cement prices were signaling China’s economic growth will remain stable, said Mo Ji, chief economist for Asia ex-Japan at Amundi.
China's gross domestic product (GDP) grew 6.8 percent on-year in the fourth quarter, slightly beating expectations.
Central banks in Malaysia and Indonesia were expected to keep interest rates steady on Thursday, constrained by fears of currency outflows.
CLSA delivers its annual, tongue-in-cheek Feng Shui investment outlook for the upcoming year of the rooster.
Policymakers will have to accept that their currencies will depreciate against the dollar, Singapore’s central bank chief said on Monday.
The lack of clarity over Trump’s policies was so great that fund manager Invesco is reducing risk exposure, a senior portfolio manager said.
Trump’s plan to goose infrastructure spending offers investment opportunities, said Ding Xuedong, chairman of China’s sovereign wealth fund.
Singapore’s once-bubbly property market has been stabilizing after a slew of cooling measures, the city-state’s central bank chief said.
Fed ex-chief Bernanke said on Monday that Trump calling China a currency manipulator doesn’t “fit with reality,” and warned about a trade war.
The Singapore dollar climbed to a one-month high as disappointment with Trump’s first press conference since July decked the greenback.
Boeing aircraft and U.S. soybeans may be among U.S. goods targeted by China if trade tensions escalate.
North Asia will be hit the hardest when U.S. president-elect Trump follows through on his promises on trade, said Goldman Sachs.
Global consulting firm Deloitte has some soothing news for those worried about the economic fallout in Asia from possible trade war.