11:04 | 25/06/2019 Global Economy
ASEAN leaders support the negotiations of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) to be concluded within this year, Thai Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha on June 23 told a press conference at the conclusion of the 34th ASEAN Summit held in Bangkok.
15:28 | 24/06/2019 Global Economy
Myanmar’s economy is forecast to expand 6.5 percent in the 2018-2019 fiscal year (from October, 2018 to September, 2019), according to a recent World Bank (WB) report.
RoK to provide 50,000 tons of rice to DPRK via WFP
17:35 | 19/06/2019 Global Economy
The Republic of Korea (ROK) Unification Minister Kim Yeon-chul, the country's top policymaker in charge of inter-Korean affairs, told a televised press briefing Wednesday (June 19) that his country will provide 50,000 tons of rice to the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) through the World Food Program (WFP).
India slaps retaliatory tariffs on US goods
14:54 | 17/06/2019 Global Economy
India has imposed higher levies on a range of US products after Washington ended key trade privileges for New Delhi. The US accuses India of being a "high-tariff country" that limits access to its gigantic market.