15:06 | 15/10/2019 Global Economy
Vietnam has been named one of the rising stars of global trade with the sixth position among the top 20 markets with the greatest potential for future trade growth, according to a recent report by Standard Chartered.
15:28 | 09/10/2019 Global Economy
Secretary-General of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Lim Jock Hoi has expressed his confidence that the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) will be completed in principle before Thailand’s chairmanship ends at the end of this year.
ADB cuts Southeast Asia growth forecast
11:04 | 27/09/2019 Global Economy
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has revised down its forecast on economic growth in Southeast Asia to 4.5 percent compared with a previous forecast of 4.8 percent and from last year's 5.1 percent pace.
South Korea removes Japan from fast-track trade list
11:38 | 21/09/2019 Global Economy
South Korea has followed through with a pledge to remove Japan from a preferred list of nations that enjoy fast track trade status, the latest chapter in an escalating diplomatic dispute tied to Japan's 20th century occupation of the Korean peninsula.
Euro zone inflation remains low
14:12 | 04/09/2019 Global Economy
Euro zone inflation remained low at 1% in August, well below the European Central Bank's target, bolstering market expectations that the bank will further ease monetary policy next month.