09:48 | 19/04/2019 Global Economy
India suspended cross-border trade with Pakistan-controlled Kashmir because it was being used to funnel weapons and drugs, the government said on Thursday, in a further crackdown in the volatile territory.
14:17 | 18/04/2019 Global Economy
Turkey’s unemployment rate surged to 14.7 percent in the December-February period, its highest level in nearly a decade according to official data on Monday, as the effects of last year’s currency crisis continued to weigh on workers.
Thai economy shows good performance: SCB
14:38 | 16/04/2019 Global Economy
The Siam Commercial Bank’s (SCB) latest review of the Thai economy reveals a healthy expansion rate despite a decrease in growth due to the global economy, trade war between the United States and China, and uncertainty among private companies on the formation of new government.
ASEAN aims at deepening economic integration
14:55 | 11/04/2019 Global Economy
Customs cooperation and healthy financial infrastructure remain the top challenges for ASEAN in its efforts to strengthen economic integration and redistribute economic wealth, reported The Nation – an English-language daily newspaper based in Bangkok, Thailand – on April 8.
Jordan’s King Abdullah II talks economy, tourism at WEF
15:53 | 08/04/2019 Global Economy
Jordan is making economic sectors that offer “high growth potential” a priority, especially tourism, the country’s King Abdullah II bin al-Hussein said during his keynote speech at the World Economic Forum (WEF) on the Middle East and North Africa (MENA), which kicked off last Saturday in Jordan’s Dead Sea region.