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Coronavirus: Could it damage the global economy?

China is struggling with a new virus that has already...

Sri Lanka aims to attract 4.0m tourist in 2020

Sri Lanka's Tourism Ministry is aiming to attract four million...

Singapore's factory output falls 1.4 pc in 2019

Singapore’s manufacturing output declined 1.4 per cent year on year...

US weekly jobless claims rise to 211,000

The number of initial jobless claims in the United States...

Philippines economy grows 5.9pc in 2019

The Philippines's gross domestic product (GDP) posted a year-on-year growth...

Sri Lanka earns record $5.3b from apparel exports in 2019

Sri Lanka earned a record 5.3 billion US dollars from...

IMF cuts global growth projection

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) cut global growth projections on...

Global FDI drops moderately in 2019: UNCTAD

Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) across the world dropped by 1.0...

World's richest 2,000 hold more than 4.6b combined: Oxfam

The world’s richest 2,153 people controlled more money than the...

New ADB President Masatsugu Asakawa assumes office

Masatsugu Asakawa has assumed office as the 10th President of...

China-US trade deal to reduce global uncertainty: IMF chief

The newly signed China-US phase-one trade deal will reduce the...

Italian exports fall 4.2pc in November

Italian exports fell by 4.2 per cent in November 2019...

Amazon promises to create 1.0m new jobs in India

Amazon.com Inc said on Friday it planned to create 1.0...

US drops China currency manipulator label

The US Treasury Department on Monday dropped its designation of...

US imposes more sanctions on Iran

The United States has imposed more sanctions on Iran in...

China's economy to maintain steady growth in 2020

China is capable of maintaining steady economic growth in the...

Weekly jobless claims fall to 214,000

The number of initial jobless claims in the United States...

Global growth to recover to 2.5pc in 2020: WB

Global economic growth is projected to recover to 2.5 per...

US oil imports up, exports down last week: EIA

US crude oil imports increased while exports decreased during the...

Italy's overall tax burden drops slightly

The overall tax burden in Italy dipped slightly over the...

Facing Brexit unknowns, UK financial sector pays record taxes

Britain’s financial industry paid a record near-$100 billion in taxes...

Vietnam's industrial production rises 8.86 pc in 2019

Vietnam's national index of industrial production rose 8.86 per cent...

Tibet's GDP grows 9pc in 2019

The gross domestic product (GDP) in southwest China's Tibet Autonomous...