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IMF urges 'equity-like' govt support for virus-hit firms

International Monetary Fund Chief Economist Gita Gopinath urged governments to...

Sri Lanka central bank delivers steep rate cuts to support virus-hit economy

Sri Lanka’s central bank delivered an unusually large cut to...

'Death Cross' strikes US dollar as Covid-19 cases grow

A resurgent coronavirus pandemic in the United States and the...

China's consumer inflation rises to 2.5pc in June

China's consumer inflation remained generally stable in June under the...

Vietnam's plastic import volume up 5.3pc in H1

Vietnam imported more than 3.1 million tons of plastic worth...

‘COVID-19 ends hopes of poverty eradication by 2030’

The global COVID-19 pandemic has pushed more than 250 million...

Indonesia's forex reserves reach $131.7b in June

Indonesia's central bank recorded foreign exchange (forex) reserves at 131.7...

Currency crisis impoverishes Iranians, strains economic defences

Desperate to afford her daughter’s overseas university fees, 58-year-old retired...

Virus severely affects S Asian livelihoods

The new coronavirus pandemic in South Asia has severely affected...

Vietnam's garment exports decline 15.5pc in H1

Vietnam's total textile and garment export value in the first...

Egypt's Red Sea resort city obtains 899 foreign tourists

Egypt's Red Sea resort city of Hurghada received on Saturday...

German minister sees economic recovery from October

Germany’s economy may recover from October onwards from the coronavirus...

Business sector still far from reaching SDGs, UN report shows

A recent United Nations report on the private business sector...

Euro zone business slump eased in June

The plunge in euro zone business activity caused by lockdowns...

Nepal's tourism sector incurs loss of $282m

Nepal's tourism industry is estimated to lose 34 billion Nepali...

ADB joins NGFS as observer

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) joined the Central Banks and...

US trade deficit widens as exports fall to lowest level since 2009

The US trade deficit widened in May as the Covid-19...

US manufacturing activity rebounds in June

Economic activity in the US manufacturing sector rebounded in June,...

Gulf economies to shrink by 7.6pc this year, IMF says

Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries will see their economies shrink...

‘COVID-19 could wipe out gains in equality for women at work’

The coronavirus pandemic could wipe out "the modest progress" made...

New York City passes $88 billion budget

The New York City Council voted to pass the 2021...

Indonesia's annual inflation falls to lowest in 20 years in June

The consumer price index in June logged the lowest level...

India records quarterly current account surplus for first time in 13 years

India’s current account turned positive in the last quarter of...