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Sunday, May 28, 2017


Japan real wages growth slowest in nearly two years, to chill...

Japan's March real wages fell at the fastest pace in almost two years, pressured by meager nominal pay hikes and a slight rise in...

As China’s battle with leverage begins to bite, risk bites back

A Chinese government campaign to cut leverage in the banking system and limit some risky activities appears to be working, but it is also...

Philippine finance minister points to imminent central bank governor decision

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte will announce his choice for the next central bank governor soon, giving his administration its biggest chance yet to shape...

China to further tighten its internet controls

China will further tighten its internet regulations with a pledge on Sunday to strengthen controls over search engines and online news portals, the latest...

Asian development lender takes stock as US policy shifts

Accelerating growth in Southeast and South Asia can help make up for slowing momentum in China but it requires smart investments in infrastructure and...

Asian markets sluggish after weak US GDP figures

Asian stocks struggled to move upwards on Monday in morning session after weaker-than-expected US economic growth data and amid tensions over North Korea. Australia's ASX...

Asian stocks mostly higher, some markets closed on May Day

Asian shares were mostly higher Monday despite worries over regional tensions after a North Korea missile launch failed over the weekend. Many markets in Asia...

Bank of Japan keeps policy steady, sounds more upbeat on economy

The Bank of Japan kept monetary policy unchanged on Thursday and offered a more upbeat view of the economy than last month, signalling its...

Tokyo shares rally on French presidential vote

Tokyo stocks rose Monday as investors cheered news that market-friendly Emmanuel Macron came out ahead of far-right candidate Marine Le Pen in the first...

China’s Economy reveals job losses and contraction

The most prominent change revealed in CKGSB’s large-scale quarterly survey of around 2,000 companies from China’s industrial sector was a significant rise in product...
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