Anti-trade rhetoric might be growing across the globe, but finance ministers from the G-20 group of nations are trying to play down its importance.
At a time when weaker global growth prospects are a cause for concern, President Jim Yong Kim is taking a different tact to confront the challenge.
Countries in the EU are unlikely to consider an exit from the bloc once they realize how complicated it will be for the U.K., the OECD told CNBC.
Even in the face of growing debt levels, Malaysia is confident that its fiscal house is in order.
"A Fund Affair" is a brand new column that focuses on mutual funds available in Asia. Each week, we will highlight one fund we think is interesting -- whether because it's invested in a hot market, has a niche appeal or simply has been in the news of late.Our inaugural column features the Aberdeen Asset Management's India Opportunities Fund. Why this fund? A hot topic of debate of late has been the outsourcing of business processes to India. India's benefited from these many contracts. So we decided to explore what India and its economy has to offer the investor and how well Indian companies have performed of late.