Slovakia focuses on economic growth
10:07 | 05/06/2016 Global Economy
Economic growth, the promotion of trade deals, and a resolution to the migrant crisis will be key tasks of Slovakia when it takes over the rotating presidency of the EU in July.
Moody's Sees India Growing at 7.5% in 2016, 2017
16:22 | 29/05/2016 Global Economy
Projecting an economic growth rate of close to 7.5% in 2016 and 2017 in India, Moody's Investors Service last week said the prevailing low headline inflation is expected to continue aided by a good monsoon, allowing RBI to sustain its current accommodative stance.
Singapore economy grew 1.8% year-on-year in Q1 2016: MTI
15:01 | 25/05/2016 Global Economy
The Republic's economy expanded by 1.8 per cent on a year-on-year basis in the first quarter of 2016, unchanged from the previous quarter and exceedinganalysts’ expectations, according to figures released by the Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI) on Wednesday (May 25).
Japan’s GDP turns positive
10:10 | 23/05/2016 Global Economy
Japan's Cabinet Office says the GDP figures for the three months between January and March were up by 0.4% in real terms from the previous quarter. This works out to be an annualized growth of 1.7% the first such positive growth in 2 quarters, according to Japan's (NHK WORLD) radio.