16:30 | 26/06/2017 Global Economy
Cambodia's economic growth is expected to hit 7 percent in 2017 mainly driven by garment exports, construction, tourism and agriculture, said an official of the National Bank of Cambodia (NBC) on June 23.
16:01 | 23/06/2017 Global Economy
The United States announced Thursday a halt to all imports of fresh beef from Brazil, the world's second-largest producer, citing "recurring" food safety concerns.
IMF raises China 2017 economic outlook
16:04 | 15/06/2017 Global Economy
The International Monetary Fund has raised its forecast for China's economic growth this year to 6.7 percent, citing "policy support, especially expansionary credit and public investment".
China, Singapore seek to expedite RCEP talks
14:05 | 13/06/2017 Global Economy
Singapore and China will try their best to expedite talks on the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP), Singaporean Foreign Minister Vivian Balakrishnan told reporters in Beijing on June 12 after meeting with his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi.
China leaps 7 spots to No. 18 in world competitiveness ranking
10:34 | 07/06/2017 Global Economy
China saw a big jump in the latest competitiveness ranking by Swiss business school IMD, moving from 25th to 18th place. Its rise was driven by President Xi Jinping's Belt and Road Initiative, which focuses on international trade as a way of boosting the country's economic development.
RoK exports to ASEAN increase thanks to FTA
10:32 | 01/06/2017 Global Economy
Export turnover of the Republic of Korea (RoK) to the ten member countries of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) hit 74.52 billion USD in 2016, compared to 32.1 billion USD in 2006, according to data released by the country’s Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy on May 31.